Mid-range digital lidar sensor.


Range at 10%


Max Range


Vertical Field of View


Channels of Resolution


Max points per second

20 Hz

Max Frame Rate


Min. Operating Temperature


Max. Operating Tempture

IP68 &IP69K

Ingress protection

Up to 5.2m points per second with 128 channels
of vertical resolution.

Engineered for industrial, robotics, mapping, security, crowd analytics, traffic, and automotive applications.

os1 lidar sensor mounted on vehicle
3D scanning using aerial drone
busy airport being scanned by lidar sensor
  • Tested and proven durability for use in rugged environments with real world shock and vibe.

  • 200m max range for applications that require distance.

  • Completely privacy preserving and GDPR/CCPA compliant for use in security, crowd analytics, and ITS.

  • Let’s drive society’s shift towards full autonomy.

Rigorously tested for robustness and reliability surpassing industry standards.

Quality and reliability testing is a top priority at Ouster. Over the past year, our group of veterans from the solar industry have tested the OS1 lidar sensors in a broad array of conditions as part of a structured quality and reliability engineering design and validation process.

Unparalleled mapping capabilities.


SLAM is a mapping method, using lidar sensors, that simultaneously localizes an object and creates a map of its environment. Here is SLAM in action at an ore mine with our customer, Flyability.

Calibrated reflectivity for guaranteed visibility
even in extreme conditions.

Powered by the L3

21.47 Gmacs Of signal processing 125 Million Transistors on chip 5.2 Million Max points per second

The evolution of our Chips

Performance is measured in Range x Points per second.

L1 Chip


L2 Chip


L2X Chip


L3 Chip


  • Back side illuminated spads.

  • 2x range increase over previous generations.

  • 10x photon sensitivity over the previous generation.

  • Up to 20m range and 1000 points/sec.

L1 Chip


L2 Chip


L2X Chip


L3 Chip


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Build faster with high-volume manufacturing and worldwide fulfillment.

We offer a scalable outsourced manufacturing and operate local fulfillment in three major global regions, ensuring efficient order fulfillment, faster lead times, and lower total costs.

We’re building sensors designed for progress.

Case Studies with OS1

Ouster sensors are used by hundreds of customers worldwide, from raw material to last mile delivery.

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