See3CAM_20CUG - 2.0 MP Global Shutter Camera

See3CAM_20CUG is a 2.0 MP global shutter monochrome USB 3.1 Gen1 Camera. This industrial USB camera is based on OmniVision's 1/2.9" OV2311 Image sensor with 3μm x 3μm pixel OmniPixel® 3-GS technology. This monochrome USB camera can capture high frame rate images without any motion blur and its IR sensitivity helps to produce stunning image quality even at the Near Infrared (NIR) regions. It has S-mount (M12) lens holder which allows customers to choose and use the lens according to their requirement. It is a Plug-and-Play camera (UVC compliant) for Windows and Linux.

Key Features of See3CAM_20CUG:

  • Houses 2MP OmniVision OV2311 CMOS Image Sensor
  • Fixed Focus
  • Global Shutter
  • Output format : Y8 (8 bits/pixel) and Y16 (Raw 10-bit)
  • Frame Rate : Streams HD @ 90 fps & 2MP @ 60 fps - Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.
  • Supported OS: Windows, Linux, Android * and MAC **
  • USB 3.1 Gen1 device with Type-C reversible interface connector
  • UVC compliant - no additional drivers required. Also backward compatible with USB 2.0 hosts
  • Operating Voltage : 5V +/- 5%
  • Operating Temperature Range : -30°C to 85°C
  • Power requirements
    • Max : 0.690W
    • Min : 0.430W
  • 6 pin GPIO Header
  • External Hardware Trigger Input
  • Size in mm (l x b x h):
    • Without Enclosure - 30 mm x 30 mm x 26.5 mm (without lens)
    • With Enclosure - 35.30 mm x 35.30 mm x 29 mm (without lens)
  • Board Weight :
    • 13.5 Grams (without lens)
    • 21.5 Grams (with lens)
  • Compliant with CE / FCC / RoHS
  • Lightweight, versatile, and portable design
  • Unique ID for each camera
  • 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

Camera Module Features:

Sensor:OV2311 from OmniVision

Focus Type:Fixed focus

Sensor Resolution:2.0 MP


Shutter type:Global Shutter

Optical Format:1/2.9" Optical format

Output Format:Monochrome (Y16 and Y8)

Pixel size:3μm x 3μm pixel

Sensor Active Area:1600(H) x 1300(V)

Responsivity:49 Ke-/lux.sec

SNR:37.4 dB

Dynamic Range:68 dB

Array Size:1600 x 1300 pixels

DFOV:2.0 MP – 71.6°(with the lens provided by e-con)

  • Supported OS - Windows 8.1/10 and Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04)
  • 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:
    • 2.0 MP (both Y16 and Y8)
  • Still Capture:
    • Software application control
    • Software trigger
  • UVC Controls:
    • Brightness
    • Exposure
  • Additional Capabilities:
    • Stream Mode
      • Master Mode
      • Trigger Mode
    • Flash
      • ON
      • OFF

Please contact for any customization requirements.

Download See3CAM_20CUG - Technical Documents:

 Bullat Arrow  Datasheet

 pdf  See3CAM_20CUG - Datasheet

 pdf  See3CAM_20CUG - Lens Datasheet

 Bullat Arrow  User Manual

 pdf  See3CAM_20CUG - Getting Started Manual

 Bullat Arrow  Linux

 pdf QtCAM - Streaming Application User Manual

 pdf QtCAM - Streaming Application Installation

 Bullat Arrow  Windows

 pdf  See3CAM_20CUG - Extension Unit SDK
              API User Manual

 pdf  e-CAMView - Streaming Application
              User Manual

 pdf  e-CAMView - Streaming Application
              Installation Manual

 pdf  See3CAM_DFU - Firmware Updater
              Application User Manual

Download 2MP USB Camera Documents

Ordering Info:

Customers who own platforms that support USB 3.1 Gen1 and are interested in evaluating the 2.0 MP Monochrome USB camera module can directly purchase the See3CAM_20CUG from e-con Systems™. Customer can order See3CAM_20CUG with/without lens.

Part No Description Sample Price
(1 Unit)
Volume Price
(1000s Pack)
See3CAM_20CUG_MHL_TC 2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera with M12 Lens US$199 - buy HDR camera
See3CAM_20CUG_MH_TC 2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera without Lens - US$99 Camera Customization
See3CAM_20CUG_MHL_TC_BX 2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera with M12 Lens and Enclosure - - Camera Customization

See3CAM_20CUG_MHL_TC-2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera with M12 Lens

Sample Price (1 Unit)-US$199

Volume Price (1000 units)--

buy HDR camera

See3CAM_20CUG_MH_TC-2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera without Lens

Sample Price (1 Unit)--

Volume Price (1000 units)-US$99

Camera Customization

See3CAM_20CUG_MHL_TC_BX-2.0 MP USB3.1 Gen1 Global Shutter Camera with M12 Lens and Enclosure

Sample Price (1 Unit)--

Volume Price (1000 units)--

Camera Customization



In addition to See3CAM_20CUG, 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 and Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04)). For more details, please refer the evaluation kit contents below.

For all enquiries please write to

Kit Contents:

  • Hardware:
    • See3CAM_20CUG - 2.0 MP USB 3.1 Gen1 Monochrome Camera (With Enclosure and without Enclosure)
    • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A to Type-C Cable
    • Lens (Optional)
  • Software:
    • Supported OS: Windows 8.1/10 and Linux (ubuntu 14.04, 16.04 & 18.04)
    • e-CAMView (Windows) / QtCAM (Linux) - Video Preview and Still Capture Application
  • Documents:

See3CAM_20CUG - 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 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.

4K Camera Customization

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