Sony IMX420 color scientific grade camera

Sony IMX420 color scientific grade camera
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  • 7.1 Megapixels
  • Sony IMX420 - 1.1" Color sensor camera
  • Compact size in 26 x 26 mm form factor
  • 74 FPS


Specification is preliminary and subject to change
Ideal replacement for Sony CCD with scientific grade quality cameras offering enhanced sensitivity and low readout noise for applications like:
Cell Biology, Astronomy, Medical, Microscopy, Ophthalmology and Retinal imaging, Pathology, Histology, Fluorescence, Low light, Biometrics, and others.

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Part Number MX071CG-SY-X2G2
Resolution 7.1 MP 3208 x 2200 pixels
Frame rates 74 Fps at 8 bit, 60 Fps at 10 bit, 50 Fps at 12 bit
Sensor model SONY ICX420 LQJ
Chroma Color
Sensor type CMOS RGB Bayer Matrix
Sensor size 1.1"
Sensor active area Diagonal 17.6 mm
Spectral range 350 - 1100 nm
Readout method Global shutter
Pixel size 4.5 μm
Digitization 8, 10, 12
Data interface PCIe Gen2 x2 lanes 10 Gbit/s
Dynamic range 71 dB
Full Well Capacity 24 500 e-
Dark current 1.3 e-
Readout noise typ. 5.4 e-
Signal to noise ratio 43 dB
Gain range 0.16 DN / e-
Exposure range 13.7 μs to 10 s
Power consumption 3.7 Watt
Lens mount C or CS Mount
Weight 30 grams
Dimensions WxHxD 26 x 26 x 31 mm
Operating temperature 50 °C
Last Updated: 18 May 2024, 07:43

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