This camera is discontinued. Recommended replacement: PROMICAM PRO 3-3CP.
PROMICAM 3-3CC color CCD camera with 2.8 MP resolution provides high image quality, sensitivity and dynamic range as well as excellent color reproduction. SONY® CCD sensor with global shutter makes the camera suitable also for low light applications and moderate light fluorescence. The camera produced by PROMICRA provides maximum exposure time up to 32 s and is supported by QuickPHOTO programs.


Suitable for Applications:

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

PROMICAM 3-3CC Sample Images

Technical Specifications

Sensor Specifications
Sensor TypeSony® CCD, global shutter, color
Sensor Size 1/1.8" (7.11 x 5.34 mm)
Sensor Aspect Ratio4:3
Pixel Size3.69 x 3.69 μm
Resolution1928 x 1448 pixels (2.8 MP)
Supported Software
SoftwareQuickPHOTO in version 3.0 or higher (not included)
Camera Specifications (when used with QuickPHOTO)
Image Resolutions1928 x 1448, 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 1024, 1024 x 768, 964 x 724 pixels
Live View Resolution@Max. Frame Rate (fps)1928 x 1448@26 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD - ROI)@32 fps
1280 x 1024 (ROI)@32 fps
1024 x 768 (ROI)@38 fps
964 x 724 (Binning)@26 fps
Lower ResolutionsBinning 2x2, ROI
Exposure Time1/25000 s (40 μs) to 32 s
Gain1x to 16x
Exposure ModesAutomatic, automatic-interactive, fluorescence (SFL Auto), manual
White BalanceAutomatic, automatic-regional, manual
Black BalanceAutomatic-regional, manual
Camera Characteristics
Dynamic Range60.24 dB
Saturation Capacity10346 e-
Quantum Efficiency (green color 525 nm) 56%
Read Noise9.68 e-
Max. Signal to Noise Ratio 39.36 dB
InterfaceUSB 3.0 / USB 3.1 Gen 1 (backwards compatible with USB 2.0)
USB connectorMicro B screw lock
Dimensions67 x 85 x 104 mm
Weight385 g
Tripod Mount1/4" - 20 (under cap on both sides)
Recommended Microscope Coupler0.5x
CompliancesCE certified, RoHS, WEEE
Included in the BoxPROMICAM 3-3CC camera, 3m USB 3.0 cable with lock screw connector, USB 3.0 interface card
Minimum System Requirements
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i3 / AMD RYZEN™ 3
Operating Memory2 GB
Slot for USB 3.0 Interface Card (for older computers)1x PCI Express 2.0 for desktop computers
or 1x ExpressCard for laptops
Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® 7/8/8.1/10 (32bit or 64bit)
Recommended Computer Configuration
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5 / AMD RYZEN™ 5 or better
Operating Memory4 GB or more
Slot for USB 3.0 Interface Card (for older computers)1x PCI EXPRESS 2.0 for desktop computers
or 1x ExpressCard for laptops
Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® 7/8.1/10 (64bit)

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