The sensor will be available in stores and home security markets globally, including Europe and North America.
Product Adopted:Detectors / Sensors
has launched the FlipX STANDARD indoor passive security sensor (hereinafter the “product”) on September 5, 2022.
Optex’s indoor passive security sensor is a security device that communicates information about intruders to alarm and alert devices in rooms and corridors. It works by detecting the infrared radiation emitted by human bodies. The product was developed as a main product alternative to existing models. It features a natural design that blends in with room decor and a flexible area setting function. Going forward, Optex will start expanding sales, mainly in North America and Europe.
Background of the development
Optex has been developing indoor security sensors since the 1970s. The company has carefully developed the anti-noise technology and optical design, has ensured compliance with public standards in various countries, and has sold many units both in Japan and overseas.
The FlipX STANDARD is a passive sensor like the RX Series, which is Optex’s current long-selling model, but the product has been comprehensively updated to make it more competitive. Optex will start marketing FlipX STANDARD around the world as its main model. In addition, this product is the first in a series, and Optex will work in parallel to expand the lineup.
Reliable detection performance based on 40 years of experience
The product has undergone Optex’s own reliability testing process and complies with the appropriate international standards. It can also prevent the detection of small animals.
Unobtrusive design that blends in with room decor
The FlipX STANDARD is a security sensor with an emphasis on design. Optex aimed to create a modern design that will be unobtrusive in both stores and homes. Also, in a first for Optex, the product uses a green indicator light, improving both appearance and visibility.
Flexible area setting
The detection range can be flexibly adjusted depending on the installation location. In particular, the Flip Lens, from which the product name is derived, allows the product to be set to either a wide or Long area by simply flipping the lens orientation.