PROMICAM PRO 3-5CP5 MP USB 3 CMOS color high performance microscope camera with 2/3" sensor

PROMICAM PRO 3-5CP color microscope camera with 5 MP resolution is is a high performance camera suitable for a wide range of applications. Used Sony® Pregius® CMOS sensor with 2/3" diagonal provides large field of view, high image quality, sensitivity and dynamic range as well as low noise and excellent color reproduction.

The sensor uses global shutter, which enables observation of fast moving objects without image distortion. Live view frame rate in full 5 MP resolution reaches up to 38 fps.
The camera is fully supported by QuickPHOTO programs and extension modules: Deep Focus, Image Stitching, HDR and RECORD IT.


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

Samples Acquired by PROMICAM PRO 3-5CP Microscope Camera

Technical Specifications

Sensor Specifications
Sensor TypeSony® Pregius CMOS, color, global shutter
Sensor Size 2/3" (8.45 x 7.07 mm)
Sensor Aspect Ratio6:5
Pixel Size3.45 x 3.45 µm
Resolution2448 x 2048 pixels (5 MP)
Supported Software
SoftwareQuickPHOTO in version 3.2 or higher (not included)
Camera Specifications (when used with QuickPHOTO software)
Image Resolutions2448 x 2048, 2448x 1376, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD), 1216 x 1024 pixels
Live View Resolution@Max. Frame Rate (fps)2448 x 2048 @38 fps
2448 x 1376 (16:9 - ROI) @56fps
1920 x 1080 (Full-HD -ROI) @90 fps
1216 x 1024 (subsampling) @140 fps
Lower ResolutionsSubsampling, ROI
Exposure Time1/40000 s (25 μs) - 4 s
Gain1x - 251x
Exposure ModesAutomatic, automatic-interactive, fluorescence (SFL Auto), manual
White BalanceAutomatic, automatic-regional, manual
Black BalanceAutomatic-regional, manual
Camera Characteristics
InterfaceUSB 3.0 / USB 3.1 Gen 1 (backwards compatible with USB 2.0)
USB connectorMicro B screw lock
MountC-mount/ CS-mount
Dimensions43 x 29 x 29 mm
Weight65 g
Tripod Mount1/4" - 20
Recommended Microscope Coupler0.63x or 1x C-mount
CompliancesCE certified, FCC, RoHS, WEEE
Included in the BoxPROMICAM PRO 3-5CP camera, 3m USB 3.0 cable with lock screw connector
Minimum System Requirements
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i3 / AMD RYZEN™ 3
Operating Memory2 GB
USB port1x USB 3.0 port
Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® 7/8/8.1/10/11 (32bit or 64bit)
Recommended Computer Configuration
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5 / AMD RYZEN™ 5 or better
Operating Memory4 GB or more
USB port1x USB 3.0 port
Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® 10/11 (64bit)

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