phyCAM P

Digital camera module with 1,3 megapixel resolution for direct connection to a microprocessor interface.

  • Monochrome sensor
  • 1,3 Megapixel
  • VITA 1300 CMOS sensor
  • Global and rolling shutter

34 mm x 34 mm

1,3 MP global / rolling

The VM-012-BW is equipped with the monochrome CMOS sensor VITA 1300 from ON Semiconductor. This sensor has both global and rolling shutter (switchable).

The sensor has a very good light sensitivity of 4,6 V / lux-s and is also sensitive in the near infrared range (NIR).
The readout speed can also be increased by reducing the resolution. The camera can thus achieve a frame rate of 150 fps with VGA resolution. The user can define up to 8 ROI regions, whereby only the pixels required for the evaluation have to be transferred. As with all phyCAM modules, all parameters such as exposure time, gain, etc. can be set using software.

The VM-012-BW camera board can be connected directly to a parallel controller camera interface. For all base boards with a phyCAM-P connection (e.g. boards from the OMAP and i.MX controller series), PHYTEC offers the option of connecting the sensor board directly via a cable. On the software side, the corresponding camera drivers and demo programs for various PHYTEC controller boards are provided directly in the BSP.

This board is equipped with the monochrome version of the VITA 1300 (NOIV2SN1300A-QDC). The image data are output in Y8 or Y10 format. The camera is designed for a wide temperature range from -25 ° C to + 85 ° C.

The camera board can be supplied in three different housing variants: As a sensor board, with an M12 lens holder or with a C / CS mount bracket.

Resolution 1280 x 1024 (1.3 MPixel)
Color/Monochrome -COL / -BW
Color Format (-COL/-BW) Bayer Pattern / Y
Interface phyCAM-P (Parallel)
Image Sensor (-COL/-BW) Vita1300
Sensor Size 1/2“ 6.18 mm x 4.95 mm
Pixel Size 4.8 µm x 4.8 µm
Shutter Type Global and Rolling
Frame Rate (full-size image) 37 fps (max.)
Frame Rate (Standard Video) 50 fps (HD)
Dynamic Range 60 dB
High Dynamic Range 90 dB
Features (optional) Strobe / Trigger / EEPROM
Operating Voltage 3.3 V DC
Power Consumption (typ.) 450 mW
Power Consumption (Standby) 26 mW
Connector Type (Signal) FFC 33 pin, 0.5 mm pitch
Operating Temperature -25°C…+85°C
Lens Mount plain sensor / M12 / C-CS
Lens optional, customizable
PCB Dimensions 34 mm x 34 mm
Sensor Technology CMOS
Sensitivity 4.6 V/lux·sec
AEC auto / manual
AGC auto / manual
ROI yes, up to 8
Skipping 2x2
Binning 2x2
Control Interface I²C
Interface Data Width 8/10 Bit
Data Format (Software) Y8 / Y10
Connector Type Trigger / Sync. FFC or JST 3 pin
Mounting Points 4 x M2.5
Weight (PCB) 5 g

VM-012: phyCAM-P

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VM-012: phyCAM®-P, monochrome, PCB version

Item No. VM-012-BW

VM-012: phyCAM®-P, monochrome, S mount

Item No. VM-012-BW-M12

VM-012: phyCAM®-P, monochrome, C/CS mount

Item No. VM-012-BW-H

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