See3CAM_CU55M - 5MP Monochrome USB NIR Camera

See3CAM_CU55M is the latest 5MP Monochrome camera in e-con Systems' family of USB 3.1 Gen 1 UVC cameras. Based on the AR0521, it delivers stunning low-noise image quality. Backed by 2.2μm x 2.2μm pixel BSI technology, it produces monochrome images of exceptional quality that offer the best tonal contrast standards in the marketplace.

See3CAM_CU55M includes a high level of SNR, which guarantees low noise in all conditions and Near Infrared (NIR) responsivity, which ensures amazing image quality in a variety of lighting conditions. See3CAM_CU55M is a breakthrough invention for industries such as Iris and Biometric Authentication, Digital Microscopy, Biomedical Diagnostic Equipment, Barcode Recognition, and other businesses that require acute magnification.

Check out the latest - 13MP Monochrome USB camera with superior sensitivity!


See3CAM_CU135M -13MP Monochrome USB 3.1 Gen 1 Camera Available Now!
  • Houses 5MP onsemi® AR0521 Image Sensor
  • Fixed Focus
  • Exposure: up to 10 seconds
  • Output format: Y8 (8 bits/pixel) and Y12 (12 bits/pixel)
  • Frame Rate: Streams Full HD @ 60 fps & 5MP @ 30 fps
    Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.
  • Supported OS: Windows, Linux, Android* and MAC **
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 device with Type-C reversible interface connector
  • UVC compliant: No additional drivers required. Also backward compatible with USB 2.0 hosts
  • 10 pin GPIO Header
  • External Hardware Trigger Input
  • Unique ID for each camera
  • Operating Voltage: 5V +/- 5%
  • Operating Temperature Range: -30°C to 70°C
  • Power requirements:
    • Max: 1.175W
    • Min: 0.740W
  • Size in mm (l x b x h):
    • Without Lens: 30 x 30 x 30.2 mm
  • Board Weight:
    • Without Lens: 13.5 Grams
    • With Lens: 21.5 Grams
  • Compliance:
    • FCC
    • RoHS
  • Lightweight, versatile, and portable two-board solution
  • Launched on:launch date
  • * - 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

Sensor:AR0521 from onsemi®

Focus Type:Fixed focus

Sensor Resolution:5MP

Chroma:Monochrome

Shutter type:Electronic Rolling Shutter

Optical Format:1/2.5"

Output Format:Y8 and Y12

Pixel size:2.2μm x 2.2μm

Sensor Active Area:2592(H) x 1944(V)

Responsivity:36 ke-/luxsec

SNR:40 dB

Dynamic Range:74.3 dB

Array Size:2592(H) x 1944(V)

Holder:M12 (S-Mount)

DFOV: 5MP – 78.5°(with the lens provided by e-con)

  • Supported OS - Windows 8.1/10 (both 32-bit and 64-bit), Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04), 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
  • Still Image Resolutions:
    • 5MP (both Y12 and Y8)
  • Still Capture:
    • Software application control
    • Software trigger
  • UVC Controls:
    • Brightness
    • Exposure
    • Roll
  • Additional Capabilities:
    • Stream Mode
      • Master Mode
      • Trigger Mode
    • Flash
      • Strobe
      • Torch
  • * - 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

Download See3CAM_CU55M - Technical Documents:

 Bullat Arrow  Datasheet

 pdf  See3CAM_CU55M Datasheet

 pdf  See3CAM_CU55M Lens Datasheet

 Bullat Arrow  User Manual

 pdf  See3CAM_CU55M Getting Started Manual

 pdf See3CAM_DFU Firmware Updater Application
            User Manual

 Bullat Arrow  Windows

 pdf  Windows Extension Unit API Document

 pdf  e-CAMView Application User Manual

 pdf  e-CAMView Application Installation Manual

 Bullat Arrow  Linux

 pdf QtCAM Application User Manual

 pdf QtCAM Application Installation Manual

Download 5MP Monochrome USB Camera Documents

Ordering Info:

Customers who own platforms that support USB 3.1 Gen 1 and are interested in evaluating the 5MP USB camera module can directly buy the See3CAM_CU55M from e-con Systems. Customer can order See3CAM_CU55M with/without lens.

Part No Description Sample Price
(1 Unit)
Purchase
See3CAM_CU55_MHL_TC 5.0 MP Fixed Focus USB 3.1 Gen 1 Monochrome Camera With
Lens Type-C connector
USD 149 buy e-con camera
See3CAM_CU55_MH_TC 5.0 MP Fixed Focus USB 3.1 Gen 1 Monochrome Camera Without
Lens Type-C connector
USD 139
(2s Pack)
buy e-con camera

See3CAM_CU55_MHL_TC-5.0 MP Fixed Focus USB 3.1 Gen 1 Monochrome Camera With Lens Type-C connector

Sample Price (1 Unit)-USD 149

buy e-con camera

See3CAM_CU55_MH_TC-5.0 MP Fixed Focus USB 3.1 Gen 1 Monochrome Camera Without Lens Type-C connector

Sample Price-USD 139
(2s Pack)

buy e-con camera

 

 

In addition to See3CAM_CU55M , 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 8.1/10 (both 32-bit and 64-bit), Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04), 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:

  • Hardware:
    • See3CAM_CU55M - 5.0 MP Monochrome USB Camera with M12 Lens (S-Mount) Holder
    • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C Cable
    • Lens (Optional)
  • Software: (Customers will have to download the software from e-con Developer Resource)
    • Supported OS: Windows 8.1/10 (both 32-bit and 64-bit), Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04), 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

See3CAM_CU55M - Customization

  • Do you need a Support for external mechanical shutter?
  • Do you need a Custom lens mount (C-mount/CS-Mount)?
  • Do you want a smaller form factor or single board solution?
  • Do you need LED flash?
  • Complete customization of firmware and hardware as per customer requirements. Please contact us for any customization and additional features.

5MP Monochrome USB Camera Customization