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Hitachi Kokusai Electric Europe GmbH release first time in Europa high resolution Mono Chrome cameras with 5 Megapixel resolution ( Sony IMX 250LL) and with Mini CameraLink, GigE or USB3.

This camera offers a effective resolution of  2464 x 2056 pixel, a transfer rate of up to 163 f/s, frame memory, WCL/GigE/USB3, simple installation and very small size of 44mm x 44mm x 41mm (W x H x D).

This camera offer for all areas of image processing and machine vision a lot of benefits, especially for applications where a high dynamic range with high resolution and fast transfer rates are needed.

The KP-FM500 camera series include following types and specifications: 

  • KP-FM500WCL Mono Chrome 2/3” CMOS (IMX250LL) with Mini CameraLink incl. PoCL 
  • KP-FM500GVMono Chrome 2/3” CMOS (IMX250LL) with GigE incl. PoE 
  • KP-FM500UBMono Chrome 2/3” CMOS (IMX250LL) with USB 3

Further this camera include additional functions like:

  • C-Mount.
  • Square pixel with a size of 3,45µm
  • 163 f/s KP-FM500WCL, 22 f/s KP-FM500GV; 60 f/s KP-FM500UB
  • Picture format of 8/10/12bit 
  • Internal Sync
  • Standard and customer specific trigger-function.
  • Electronic shutter from 1/60s up to 1/50.000s or variable.
  • Frame-On-Demand function
  • Internal buffer memory 
  • Slow Motion output
  • Horizontal and vertical partial scan and binning
  • Multiple partial scan with up to 8 vertical areas                 
  • Small size of only 44mm (W) x 44mm (H) x 41mm (D)
  • Low weight of 130g (without lens)
  • external 12V DC power or PoCL (Power over CameraLink) or PoE (Power over Ethernet)


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