Product news: Balluff releases true color sensor with IO-Link application

Have you heard about Balluff’s new true color sensor with IO-Link application?

Balluff’s true color sensor with IO-Link is the application solution for reliably detecting colours and distinguishing between colour shades.

Using the CIELAB color space, this color sensor meets or exceeds the capabilities of the human eye.

It features include:

  • IO-Link communications
  • Detects up to 256 colours
  • True color using CIELAB color space
  • Fibre optic-based with lenses that offer up to 400mm sensing range
  • Multiple modes of operation

As the exclusive distributor for Balluff Australia, Pacific Automation has distribution rights to this product in Western Australia, Northern Territory and other select regions of Australia, and, as always, is on hand to provide the latest information and answer any technical or application questions our customers have.

Download the product fact sheet here or watch the introductory video here.

For more information, to request a sample or for sales enquiries, please email