Toshiba Imaging has released the second in a series of HD remote-head cameras. The IK-HR3H is a 1-chip CMOS, 2.1 megapixel video camera that provides optimal colour accuracy and advanced noise reduction technology via a 1/3-inch, 1080p high definition sensor.
The remote head, delivers up to 900 TV lines resolution and features high sensitivity and wide dynamic range. Compatible with Toshiba Imaging’s recently introduced IK-HD3D controller, the progressive-scan video camera is economical and offers many user-controlled features.
The camera features a switchable scanning system between 1080p and 1080i, remote control via RS232, a C-mount lens mount, gen-lock for multi-camera or 3D camera use, image flip and mirror, and a convenient binning mode to achieve a 4x increase in light sensitivity.
The affordable, 1-chip camera is ideal for diverse applications where a small footprint is required, such as microscopy/endoscopy, 3D imaging tasks, broadcast, aerospace/defence, and scientific imaging and diagnostics.
Toshiba has also introduced the IK-HD3H, an ultra-small, 2.1 megapixel, 1080p three-chip CMOS HD video camera.