News

Important technical milestones of XIMEA product development.
Hardware and software related.

2018-October

The XIMEA cameras equipped with USB and PCIe interface now work with NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier

2018-September

The camera timestamp feature is now accessible via our C/C++/C# APIs.
The software update is available from software package version 4.17.19

2018-August

Further development of CUDA support - NVIDIA CUDA runtime library feature for zerocopy

2018-July

Convenient GPUDirect - NVIDIA's RDMA feature developed.

2018-June

Various embedded vision enabled camera models with Sony CMOS and CMOSIS Global shutter sensors are available for orders.

2018-May

Special switch boards for Multi camera setup connection through PCI Express with 64 Gbit/s.

2018-April

Special carrier board for NVIDIA Jetson TX2 with exceptionally small footprint.

2018-March

New adapters for Embedded vision cameras with Flex line flat ribbon cable.

2018-February

Ready for orders are pilot samples of 16 Mpix high speed camera with over 300 Fps.

2018-January

Ready for orders are Technical samples of KAI-4070 with USB 3.0 and Cooling.

2017-December

Ready for orders are Technical samples of KAI-8052 with USB 3.0 and Cooling.

2017-November

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE2020 with High speed PCIe interface.

2017-October

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE2020BSI with Back illumination and Cooling are assembled.

2017-September

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE2020 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-August

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE5130 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-July

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE400BSI with Back illumination and Cooling are assembled.

2017-June

First engineering samples of sCMOS GSENSE400 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-May

Ready for orders are Technical samples of KAI-29052 with USB 3.0 and Cooling.

2017-April

First engineering samples of KAI-16070 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-March

First engineering samples of KAI-8052 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-February

First engineering samples of KAI-4070 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2017-January

Available for orders is proven popular sensor with speed of 330 Fps - 12 Mpix CMOSIS CMV12000.

2016-December

Already integrated and waiting for sensors is the model with PCI Express interface and almost 50 Mpix - CMOSIS CMV50000.

2016-November

Highest resolution so far from the USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface camera line has Sony CMOS with Pregius technology and 12.4 Mpix - IMX253.

2016-October

Following model from the camera line with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface is Sony CMOS with Pregius technology and 8.9 Mpix - IMX255.

2016-September

Next in succession for integration with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface is Sony CMOS with Pregius technology and 5 Mpix - IMX250.

2016-August

Second in line for implementation into USB 3.1 Gen 1 family is Sony CMOS sensor with Pregius technology and 3.1 Mpix - IMX252.

2016-July

New Sony CMOS sensors with Pregius technology used in XIMEA cameras with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface. First is 2.3 Mpix - IMX174.

2016-June

XIMEA cameras now work on Intel Joule embedded platform, check HERE for details.

2016-May

First engineering samples of KAI-29050 with USB 3.0 and Cooling are assembled.

2016-April

New Hyperspectral Linescan sensor is integrated into the HSI line of cameras.

2016-March

NVIDIA Jetson TX1 embedded system module is supported.

2016-February

Second model of Thunderbolt enabled camera with 2.3 Mpix Sony IMX174 sensor is certified and available.

2016-January

Thunderbolt enabled industrial camera with 20 Mpix is officially certified and available.

2015-December

Newly released viewer tool for XIMEA cameras - CamTool.

2015-November

Thunderbolt enabled camera model sent for certification procedure to Intel and Apple.

2015-October

New Sony CMOS sensors are added to the road-map of Thunderbolt enabled cameras: IMX252, IMX250, IMX255, IMX253.

2015-September

Work on Type C connector USB 3.0 cameras has begun.

2015-August

New addition to USB3 Vision line with ON Semiconductor sensor PYTHON1300 available.
The model MQ013xG-ON provides 1.3 Mpix at 210 Fps or 810+ with VGA resolution. Mono and Color.

2015-July

PCI Express model with 20 Gbit/s and CMOSIS CMV12000 available. Part number CB120xG-CM means 12 Mpix at 130 frames per second.

2015-June

USB 3.0 cameras from XIMEA are inter-operable with CEI cables.

2015-May

Smallest USB3 Vision cameras are now provided in special SLIM board version.

2015-April

XIMEA receives Vision System Design award for smallest Hyperspectral (HSI) cameras based on USB 3.0

2015-March

xiSpec cameras are integrated in "Perception park"https://www.perception-park.com/media/documents/perception_studio_productsheet.pdf.

2015-February

PCI Express high speed cameras work with CUDA GPU processing software.

2015-January

xiQ cameras are integrated into Swing Catalyst golf software.

2014-December

Smart camera models are DISCONTINUED.

2014-November

xiLab concept presented on the Vision show 2014 in Stuttgart with partners.

2014-October

World's first functional Thunderbolt technology enabled industrial camera created.

2014-September

Support for ARM platforms is added to XIMEA API.

2014-August

Highest resolution model from the family of high grade CCD cameras with USB 3.0 interfaces is planned - 12 Mpix Sony ICX834.

2014-July

Fastest model in the line of USB 3.0 cameras with CCD sensor is completed and warmly welcomed by the microscopy and Astronomy community - 2.8 Mpix Sony ICX674.

2014-June

Next sensor in line of CCD scientific cameras with USB 3.0 interface is added - 6.2 Mpix Sony ICX694.

2014-May

XIMEA enters the new field of Hyperspectral imaging with extraordinary cameras created in cooperation with IMEC.

2014-April

CCD scientific cameras with USB 3.0 interface are being finished. First model is 9.1 Mpix Sony ICX814.

2014-March

CMOS cameras with USB3 interface comply with USB3 Vision Standard after the plugfest.

2014-February

PCI Express cameras with 20 Mpix resolution with CMOSIS CMV20000 is added to the portfolio.

2014-January

CCD camera models with USB 3.0 interface are added as a new line.

2013-December

MQ013MG-ON and MQ013CG-ON with VITA 1300 now added to the USB 3.0 line.

2013-November

Support for library nVision Impuls Imaging released.

2013-October

MQ003MG-CM and MQ003CG-CM now can reach 500 fps (frames per second).

2013-September

USB 3.0 models MQ013CG-E2, MQ013MG-E2 and MQ013RG-E2 comply with USB3 Vision Standard.

2013-August

Feature added - Feature allows to control the User Interface LEDs.

2013-July

Feature added - Feature allows to set Frame Burst modes.

2013-June

Camera Supports Setting of User ID.

2013-May

Feature added - Exposure defined by trigger pulse length.

2013-April

Near Infrared (NIR) versions of sensors added - MQ022RG-CM and MQ042RG-CM.

2013-March

Feature added - Feature allows to control frame rate.

2013-February

High Dynamic Range (HDR) is implemented.

2013-January

Released USB3 (xiQ) support for Mac OS X.

2012-December

Feature added - Feature allows to control timing of frames using internal timing generator independently from exposure time.

2012-November

Added Matrox MIL and MathWorks Matlab support for all XIMEA cameras.

2012-October

Added Norpix StreamPix support for all XIMEA cameras.

2012-September

Released XIMEA Live Support for Windows 7, Windows 8

2012-August

Released possibility to control Bandwidth limit on xiQ.

2012-July

Released USB3 (xiQ) support for Linux.

2012-June

USB 2.0 backward compatibility of USB 3.0 cameras is implemented - xiQ cameras work in USB 2.0 ports.

2012-May

Released xiCOP Software management tool.

2012-April

Added ThirdSight, VisionLab, ActiveGeni and ImageWarp support for all XIMEA cameras.

2012-March

Added STEMMER IMAGING Common Vision Blox and NeuroCheck support for all XIMEA cameras.

2012-February

Added Cognex_VisionPro and National Instruments LabVIEW support for all XIMEA cameras.

2012-January

Added 3DExpress, Adaptive Vision Studio, EVT EyeVision support for all XIMEA cameras.

2011-December

Added Micro Manager and OpenCV support for all XIMEA cameras.

2011-November

Added support for AQSENSE SAL3D and Tordivel Scorpion software.

2011-October

Started service XIMEA Live Support.

2011-September

Support for libraries Digital Optics VPP and SANXO Modular-X released.

2011-August

We released support for color sensors on CURRERA Linux.

2011-July

We created and released support for RoboRealm and Voyant Vision software.

2011-Jun

We created and released support for four machine vision software libraries AForge.NET, IVT, Keyetech and Neurotechnology SentiSight.

2011-May

We released Linux for CURRERA and XIMEA Linux Software Package

2011-April

We created and released xiAPI.NET for your new projects based on Visual C# .NET.

2011-March

We created and released xiAPI for your new projects in C, C++.

2011-February

We created and released integration for Libdmtx library.

2011-January

Start of CURRERA R production with MVTec HALCON library support.