e-CAM121_CUONX - 12MP Sony® Starvis™ IMX412 Ultra Low Light Camera for NVIDIA® Jetson Orin NX / Orin Nano


  • 12MP high resolution camera based on Sony® Starvis™ IMX412
  • High frame rate of 12MP@60 fps, Full HD@240fps
  • Peak QE of 70% at 550nm, and 30% at 840nm
  • Superior low light performance
  • High signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of 60dB
  • Compatible with NVIDIA Jetson Orin NX / Orin Nano development kits

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Supported Platforms,

The e-CAM121_CUONX is an advanced 12MP MIPI CSI-2 ultra-low light camera module featuring the Sony® Starvis™ IMX412 back-illuminated and stacked CMOS image sensor. This camera module is capable of delivering high-quality images at a frame rate of 12MP@60 fps and 4K@60fps. With its MIPI CSI-2 interface, it seamlessly integrates with the NVIDIA® Jetson Orin™ NX or Orin Nano™ development kits. The small pixel size of 1.55 μm x 1.55 μm ensures detailed and sharp image capture.

The e-CAM121_CUONX is an ideal solution for various applications, including in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) devices, automated microscopy, fluorescence imaging, autonomous mobile robots, UAVs, smart city, smart surveillance, and traffic monitoring systems, that demand superior imaging performance and compatibility with the powerful Jetson platform.

Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.

  • Key features:
    • Frame Rate:
      • 12MP@60 fps, 4K@60fps and Full HD@240fps
      Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.
    • High-speed 4-lane MIPI CSI-2 interface to connect with the CPU
    • Uses NVIDIA® Internal Image Signal Processor (ISP) for image processing
    • Standard M12 lens holder for use with customized optics or lenses for various applications
    • Lightweight, versatile, and portable design
  • Interface:
    • Interface: MIPI CSI-2
    • Connector: FPC flex cable
    • Cable Length: 15cm
  • Module features:
    • Sensor: IMX412 from Sony® Starvis
    • Focus Type: Fixed focus
    • Sensor Resolution: 12.3MP
    • Chroma: Color
    • Shutter Type: Electronic Rolling Shutter
    • Optical Format: 1/2.3"
    • Output Format: RAW 10-bit / 12-bit
    • Pixel Size: 1.55 μm x 1.55 μm
    • Sensor Active Area: 4056H x 3040V
    • Array Size: 4072H x 3176V
    • Holder: M12 (S-Mount)
    • FOV: 82°(D), 72°(H), 56°(V) (with the lens provided by e-con)
  • Electrical & Mechanical:
    • Operating Voltage: 3.3V +/- 5%
    • Operating Temperature Range: -20°C to +60°C
    • Typical power consumption: 567.6mW
    • Size in mm (l x b x h): 30mm x 30mm
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Compliance: RoHS
  • Launched on: launching date
Linux camera driver:

Full-fledged Linux camera driver for MIPI CSI-2 camera module. The driver supports e-con's e-CAM121_CUONX on NVIDIA® Jetson Orin NX / Orin Nano™ developer kit.

  • Supported Jetpack & L4T Version
    • NVIDIA® Jetson™ Orin NX / Orin nano - Jetpack 5.1.2 L4T 35.4.1
  • V4L2 Linux driver for MIPI CSI-2 camera module:
    • Video preview
    • Still Image capture
    • Camera controls via IOCTLs
  • Sample application with source Code for Linux:
    • Video Preview
    • Still Image capture at selected resolutions
  • Camera Controls:
    • Exposure Time Range
    • Gain Range
    • ISP Digital Gain Range
    • Sensor Mode Index
    • Frame Rate
    • Output size
    • Output path
    • De-Noise Mode
    • De-Noise Strength
    • Edge Enhance Mode
    • Edge Enhance Strength
    • Auto Exposure (AE) Antibanding Mode
    • Auto White Balance (AWB) Mode
    • Exposure Compensation
    • AE Lock
  • Please contact camerasolutions@e-consystems.com for any customization or porting of camera driver to your requirements.
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  • e-CAM121_CUMI412C_MOD - 12.3MP MIPI Camera module with Lens
  • Adaptor board
  • Flex Cable (15 cm)
  • Linux Driver & Sample Application
  • Please contact camerasolutions@e-consystems.com for any customization or porting of camera driver to your requirements.