8 Mpx CCD Color USB 2.0 Microscope Digital Camera

PROMICAM 2-8 color microscope digital camera offers high sensitivity and high resolution for brightfield, darkfield, DIC and moderate light fluorescence microscopy applications.

PROMICAM 2-8 USB 2.0 Microscope Digital Camera

Features Overview:

  • 8 Mpx 1/1.8" CCD color digital camera
  • Live view frame rate up to 17 fps
  • Excellent sensitivity ad color reproduction
  • Aluminium case
  • Stainless steel C-mount
  • USB 2.0 interface
  • Supported by QuickPHOTO programs

Suitable for Applications:

  • Brightfield/Darkfield
  • DIC
  • Biology/Live Cell Imaging
  • Moderate Light Fluorescence
  • Gel Documentation
  • Histology/Pathology/Cytology
  • Metrology/Mineralogy/Metallurgy/Geology
  • Quality Control/Semiconductor Inspection
  • Documentation and Archiving
  • Education

Technical Specifications:

Sensor Specifications
Sensor Type CCD, color, global shutter
Sensor Size 1/1.8"
Pixel Size 2.22 x 2.22 μm
Resolution 3264 x 2472 pixels (8 Mpx)
Camera Specifications (when used with QuickPHOTO programs)
Image Resolutions 3264 x 2472, 1632 x 1230 pixels
Live View Resolution@Max. Frame Rate (fps) 3264 x 2472@2 fps
1632 x 1230@17 fps
Lower Resolutions Binning
Exposure Times 1/870 8 s
Exposure Mode Automatic, automatic-interactive, manual
White Balance Automatic, automatic-regional, manual
Black Balance Automatic-regional, manual
Camera Characteristics
Sensitivity 10.2 DN/(nJ/cm2)
Max. Signal to Noise Ratio 61 dB
Interface USB 2.0
Mount C-mount
Dimensions 99 x 74 x 55 mm
Weight 324 g
Minimal System Requirements
Processor Single-core 2.4 GHz
USB Ports 1x USB 2.0
Operating System Microsoft® Windows® XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10 (32bit or 64bit)

Quantum Efficiency:

PROMICAM 2-8 USB 2.0 Microscope Digital Camera - Quantum Efficiency


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