e-CAM81_CUONX - 4K HDR Camera for NVIDIA® Jetson Orin NX / Orin Nano


  • Houses e-CAM82_CUMI0821_MOD - 8MP (4K) Camera Module with S-mount lens holder
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR)
  • High-speed MIPI CSI-2 interface to connect with the CPU
  • Plugs in to NVIDIA® Jetson Orin NX / Orin Nano Developer Kit
  • On-board high-performance ISP

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Supported Platforms,

e-CAM81_CUONX is an 8MP (4K) HDR MIPI CSI-2 multi-board solution for NVIDIA® Jetson ORIN NX / ORIN Nano development kit. It is based on a 1/1.7" AR0821 CMOS sensor from onsemi®.

e-CAM81_CUONX is a multi-board solution given in a single unit with 30x30mm size. It has an S-mount lens holder (M12 lens) allowing customers to choose their optics.

This camera comes with HDR capability which helps to produce exceptionally clear and sharp images in challenging lighting conditions. e‑CAM81_CUONX uses the MIPI CSI-2 interface to stream video data in HD and Full HD @ 30fps. e-CAM81_CUONX can be directly connected to the MIPI CSI-2 connector of the NVIDIA® Jetson ORIN NX / ORIN Nano and software driver support is available for all these platforms.

Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.

  • Key features:
    • Frame Rate:
      • Full HD @ 60fps & 4K @ 30fps
      Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.
    • Uncompressed UYVY streaming
    • 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: AR0821 from onsemi®
    • Focus Type: Fixed focus / Auto focus*
    • Sensor Resolution: 8MP
    • Chroma: Color
    • Shutter Type: Electronic Rolling Shutter
    • Optical Format: 1/1.7"
    • Output Format: Uncompressed UYVY
    • Pixel Size: 2.1 μm x 2.1 μm
    • Sensor Active Area: 3848H x 2168V
    • Array Size: 3848H x 2168V
    • Responsivity: 15.4 ke-/lux-sec
    • SNR: 41.8 dB
    • Dynamic Range: Max upto 100 dB
    • Holder: M12 (S-Mount)
    • FOV: 120° (D), 104.8° (H), 58.7° (V) (with the lens provided by e-con)
  • Electrical & Mechanical:
    • Operating Voltage: 3.3V +/- 5%
    • Operating Temperature Range: -30°C to +70°C
    • Typical power consumption: 1.5W
    • Size in mm (l x b x h): 30mm x 30mm
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Compliance: RoHS, FCC
  • * - Liquid lens option is available for this product and can be provided on request
Linux camera driver:

The e-CAM81_CUONX is a 4-lane MIPI CSI-2 camera and it requires a custom camera driver for NVIDIA® Jetson Orin Nano™ / NVIDIA® Jetson Orin™ NX Developer Kit. e-con Systems™ provides the camera driver along with the camera board.

  • Supported Jetpack & L4T Version
    • NVIDIA® Jetson™ ORIN NX / Orin nano - JetPack 5.1.2 L4T35.4.1
  • 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:
    • Brightness
    • Contrast
    • Saturation
    • White Balance (both manual and automatic modes)
    • Gamma
    • Horizontal Flip
    • Vertical Flip
    • Sharpness
    • Exposure (manual, full Field of View (FOV) auto and region of interest (ROI) based auto modes)
    • ROI Window Size
    • Cam Mode
    • External Trigger
    • Denoise
    • Exposure Compensation
    • Powerline frequency selection
    • Frame Rate Control
    • Special Effects
  • Please contact camerasolutions@e-consystems.com for any customization or porting of camera driver to your requirements.
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