See3CAMCU50 - 5 MP CMOS USB Camera with M12 lens holder

See3CAMCU50 is a high performance 5MP, UVC Compliant, USB CMOS camera based on OV5640 CMOS Image sensor from OmniVision Inc with the S-mount (M12) lens holder.

CMOS USB Camera is UVC-compliant and does not require any special camera drivers to be installed in the host PC. The CMOS USB Camera is also backward compatible with USB 2.0 host port. M12 USB camera is ideal for customer applications where the flexibility for choosing a lens of their choice is required.

Customer Speaks:

We purchased See3CAMCU50. The cameras produce a very high quality image. The camera resolution and the picture quality, is outstanding. Read More..

- Michael O'Har , Aethon, Inc., USA

  • Houses 5.0 MP OV5640 CMOS Image sensor
  • Fixed Focus with M12 lens holder
  • Electronic Rolling Shutter
  • Output format: Uncompressed YUV422 format and Compressed MJPEG format
  • Plug-&-Play (UVC compliant - No drivers required)and Backward compatibility with USB2.0 hosts with limited features and capabilities
  • Frame Rate*
  • Resolutions USB 3.0 USB 2.0
    YUY2 MJPEG YUY2 MJPEG
    VGA 30 fps 60 fps 30 fps 30 fps
    HD (720p) 30 fps 55 fps 10 fps 30 fps
    Full HD (1080p) 15 fps 30 fps 5 fps 15 fps
    5MP 7 fps 15 fps 2 fps 8 fps
  • Supported OS - Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Linux, Android *** and MAC ****
  • Connector/Interface type - USB 3.0 device with USB 3.0 Micro-B connector
  • Operating Voltage:5V
  • Temperature Range - 0° to +50°C Stable image**
  • Power requirements
    • Max : 1.5W
    • Min : 0.84W
  • 10 pin GPIO header
  • External Hardware Trigger Input
  • Lightweight, versatile, and portable single-board solution
  • Size in mm (l x b x h) - 77 x 16 x 16.35 (without lens)
  • Weight - 8.5 Grams (without lens)
                   12.5 Grams (with lens)
  • Unique ID for each camera
  • ROHS compliant
  • Launched on:launch date
  • * Frame rates are subject to change depending upon lighting conditions
    ** Noticeable difference in image quality found when extended over this range
  • *** - Customers interested to work on Android would require e-con SDK (Webeecam). The specs mentioned above shall not be the same for Android
  • **** - For MAC OS support, please contact sales@e-consystems.com

Camera Module Features:

Sensor:OV5640 from OmniVision

Sensor Resolution and Optical Format:5MP CMOS Image Sensor. 1/4" Optical format

Sensor Type:5MP CMOS Electronic Rolling Shutter Sensor

Image Signal Processor:Internal ISP

Output Format:Uncompressed YUV422 format and Compressed MJPEG format

Sensor Features:

Pixel size:1.4μm x 1.4μm pixel

Sensor Active Area:3673.6 x 2738.4 µm

Responsivity:0.60 V/lux-sec (550 nm)

SNR:36 dB

Dynamic Range:68 dB

Shutter Type:Electronic Rolling Shutter

Focus Type:Fixed focus

DFOV:5M - 92° (with the lens provided by e-con)

  • Supported OS - Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Linux, Android * and MAC **
  • Sample Application:
    • e-CAMView - Windows Camera application for Video Preview and Still Capture.
    • QtCAM - Linux Camera application for Video Preview and Still Capture.
  • UVC Camera Controls:
    • Brightness
    • Contrast
    • Hue
    • Saturation
    • Sharpness
    • White Balance (Manual, Automatic)
  • * - Customers interested to work on Android would require e-con SDK (Webeecam). The specs mentioned above shall not be the same for Android
  • ** - For MAC OS support, please contact sales@e-consystems.com

Please contact sales@e-consystems.com for any customization requirements.

See3CAMCU50 - Technical Documents:

   Datasheet

pdf  See3CAMCU50 Datasheet


pdf  See3CAMCU50 Lens Datasheet (S-Mount)

   User Manual

pdf  See3CAMCU50 Getting Started Manual

   Windows

pdf  e-CAMView Installation Guide

pdf  e-CAMView Application User Manual

   Linux

pdf  See3CAMCU50 Linux Application User Manual

pdf  How to use See3CAM in Jetson TK1
              Development Kit

Download Selected Documents

Ordering Info:

Customers who own platforms that support USB 3.0 and are interested in evaluating the 5.0 mega pixel USB HD camera module can directly buy the See3CAMCU50 from e-con Systems.

In addition to See3CAMCU50, the evaluation kit comes with e-CAMView (Windows) / QtCAM (Linux) - Sample application for Video Preview and Still Capture along with the UVC Extension features (for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Linux, Android * and MAC **). For more details, please refer the evaluation kit contents below.

For all enquiries please write to sales@e-consystems.com

Kit Contents:

CMOS USB Camera kit contents

  • Hardware:
    • See3CAMCU50 - 5.0 MP HD CMOS USB Camera with M12 Lens (S-Mount) Holder
    • USB 3.0 Micro-B Cable
    • Lens (Optional)
  • Software: (Customers will have to download the software from e-con Developer Resource)
    • Supported OS: Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Linux, Android * and MAC **
    • e-CAMView (Windows) / QtCAM (Linux) - Video Preview and Still Capture Application
  • Documents:
  • * - Customers interested to work on Android would require e-con SDK (Webeecam). The specs mentioned above shall not be the same for Android
  • ** - For MAC OS support, please contact sales@e-consystems.com

See3CAMCU50 - Customization

  • Do you need a different lens mount (C-mount/CS-Mount) ?
  • Do you need assitance in choosing lens?
  • Do you need Lens correction?
  • Do you want a smaller form factor?
  • Do you want LED?
  • Complete customization of firmware and hardware as per customer requirements. Please contact us for any customization and additional features

CMOS USB Camera Customization

Targeted Applications

»  Digital Microscopy

»  Dermatology

»  Patient monitoring systems

»  Surveillance

»  Video Analytics

»  KIOSK

»  Video Conferencing