Subminiature 5 - 18 Mpix USB camera

These mini industrial USB cameras with 5 Mpix or 18 Mpix resolution are using Aptina MT9P031 or OnSemi AR1820HS sensors and come in two versions:

Model visualization

housed versions (MU9PM-MH, MU9PC-MH, MU181CR-ON)
board level (MU9PM-BRD, MU9PC-BRD)

18 Mpix versions (MU181CR-ON)




Rendering - Adapter board for standard USB 2.0 cables attached to the camera

Pinout details - Adapter board for use with standard USB 2.0 cables

2D Mechanical Drawings

5 Mpix models 18 Mpix model Accessories
Overview Overview Medium lens adapter
Housed camera Housed camera Large lens adapter
New Extension board Lens rings Tripod mount bracket

3D step files

Model File Description
5 Mpix USB 3D STEP model of Housed camera medium lens adapter - large lens adapter
3D IGES model of Housed camera medium lens adapter - large lens adapter
3D STEP model Board level version of the camera
3D STEP model Adapter for standard USB 2.0 cable. Illustration
3D STEP model New adapter with perpendicular connector
5 and 18 Mpix 3D STEP model New Tripod mount bracket
18 Mpix USB 3D STEP model Various versions
3D STEP model medium lens adapter
3D STEP model large lens adapter


xiCOP - control panel software
CamTool - viewer like application
XIMEA API Software Package
XIMEA Linux Software Package
XIMEA macOS Software Package
Python support
Machine Vision Libraries

Knowledge Base

Distance from sensor to front surface
Quantum Efficiency for 18 Mpix camera model
Frame rate calculator - for MU181 camera
NVIDIA Jetson TX2 with two 18 Mpix USB cameras - results
Sensors Signals Timing
Sensors Shutter Modes
Connecting Two xiMU Cameras With Synchronized Acquisition
xiMU USB Transfer Application Note

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