See3CAM_CU512M - 5MP AR0522 Monochrome NIR USB camera


  • Houses 5MP onsemi® AR0522 monochrome Image Sensor
  • 2.2μm Back Side Illuminated Pixel Technology
  • Improved sensitivity in near-infrared (NIR) spectrum
  • QE 30% at 850nm and 20% at 940nm
  • Excellent lowlight performance
  • Frame Rate: Streams 5MP @ 30 fps and FullHD @ 60 fps

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See3CAM_CU512M - a high-performance 5MP monochrome NIR USB camera designed for a wide range of medical applications. Featuring the onsemi® AR0522 Image Sensor with 2.2μm Back Side Illuminated Pixel Technology, this camera delivers superior low-light performance and improved sensitivity in the near-infrared (NIR) spectrum. With Higher Quantum Efficiency (QE) in both 850nm and 940nm, provides crystal-clear images at 5MP resolution. This camera is ideal for, Infrared Vein Finders, Skin and Wound Assessment Devices, Fundus imaging/retinal imaging, Dental Imaging, Surgeries, Pharmaceutical Quality Control, Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging, making it the perfect choice for device makers who demand the highest quality imaging.

Refer pdfDatasheet  for more details.

  • Key features:
    • Frame Rate: Streams 5MP @ 30 fps and FullHD @ 60 fps
      • Refer pdfDatasheet for complete frame rate details.
    • Output format: Y8 and Y12
    • Supported OS: Windows, Linux
    • Unique ID for each camera
    • Lightweight, versatile, and portable two-board solution
  • Interface:
    • Interface: USB 3.2 Gen 1 device
    • Connector: Type-C reversible interface connector
    • UVC Compliant - no additional drivers required
    • Backward compatible with USB 2.0 hosts
  • Module features:
    • Sensor: AR0522 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: 2.2 μm x 2.2 μm
    • Sensor Active Area: 2592H x 1944V
    • SNR: 40 dB
    • Dynamic Range: 74.3 dB
    • Holder: M12 (S-Mount)
    • FOV: 78.5 °(D), 66 °(H) and 52 °(V)
  • Electrical and Mechanical:
    • Operating Voltage: 5V +/- 5%
    • Operating Temperature Range: -30°C to 70°C (ambient temperature)
    • Power Requirements:
      • Max: 1.175W
      • Min : 0.740W
    • Size in mm (l x b): 30 x 30 mm
  • Miscellaneous:
    • Compliance: RoHS
  • Launched on: launching date
  • Supported OS - Windows, Linux
  • 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:
    • All the resolutions
  • UVC Controls:
    • Gain
    • Exposure
    • Roll
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See3CAM_CU512_MHLCC_H04R1-5MP AR0522 Monochrome NIR USB camera with Lens

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See3CAM_CU512M – 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.


Quantum Efficiency

AR0522 sensor quantum efficiency

Spectral Characteristics

Targeted Applications