Jenoptik ProgRes® CMOS Cameras

FEATURES
  • High frame rates
  • Good color reproduction
  • Free ProgRes® capture software for easy operation
  • Fit to any PC and microscope
  • Safe investment
  • Excellent price-performance ratio

The CMOS cameras of the ProgRes® family offer rapid image refresh rates of up to 35 fps@VGA and have been developed especially for quick and precise setting of specimen and microscope. The premium CMOS technology combined with high resolutions of 3 or 5 megapixel grants high flexibility for routine applications in science and industry as well as the utilisability of the microscope cameras in education institutes and training labs.

Due to the good color reproduction of the specimen the user can rely on the extraordinary ProgRes® image quality offered as an important advantage also of our CMOS microscope cameras. The ProgRes® CMOS cameras can be connected to PC by USB 2.0 or FireWire interface, and fit into almost any budget due to their excellent price-performance-ratio.

ProgRes® camera type CT3 CT3 USB CT5 USB
Image sensor 1/2“ CMOS 1/2“ CMOS 1/2.5“ CMOS
Color / Monochrome Color Color Color / Monochrome
Sensor resolution [max] 2048 × 1536 pixel [3.15 Mpix] 2048 × 1536 pixel [3.15 Mpix] 2592 x 1944 pixel [5.0 Mpix]
Active sensor size [H x V] 6.55 mm x 4.92 mm 6.55 mm x 4.92 mm 5.70 mm x 4.28 mm
Pixel size 3.2 µm² 3.2 µm² 2.2 µm²
A / D conversion 10 bit 10 bit 12 bit
Pixel clock 36 MHz 48 MHz 48 MHz
Dynamic range 58 dB 58 dB 66 dB
Exposure times 50 µs ... 3 s 100 µs ... 3 s 150 µs ... 3 s
Analog gain 1x ... 20x 1x ... 4x (SDK) 1x ... 5x (SDK)
Max. frame rate [image size] 10 fps [2048 x 1536 pixel]
26 fps [1024 x 768 pixel]
9 fps [2048 x 1536 pixel]
35 fps [1024 x 768 pixel]
5.5 fps [2592 x 1944 pixel]
17 fps [1296 x 972 pixel]
Image resolution Binning: 2x, 3x 2x, 3x 2x, 4x
Cooling no no no
Digital interface FireWire a USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Optical connection C-Mount (0.5× or 0.63x TV pref., depends from the type of microscope) C-Mount (0.5× TV pref.)
Trigger In / Out no yes yes
Voltage supply FireWire powered USB powered USB powered
Power consumption approx. 2.5 W approx. 2 W approx. 1.8 W
Ambient conditions Temperature: +5 °C ... +35 °C / Humidity: 5 % ... 80 %, non condensing
Storage conditions Temperature: -20 °C ... +70 °C
Dimensions (L × W × H) 89 mm × 84 mm × 93 mm
Weight approx. 700 g
Application software SDK
ProgRes® CapturePro for PC (TWAIN only for PC) / MAC support only for Firewire cameras
ProgRes® SDK for PC for all cameras / MAC & Linux support only for Firewire cameras
External camera driver available at: www.jenoptik.com/progres
Requirements
Microsoft Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 (32 & 64 bit for FireWire- and USB cameras)
Mac 10.4x, 10.5x or 10.6x (for FireWire cameras)
CPU: 3 GHz or 2 GHz multicore l RAM: min. 1 GB l graphics: min. 256 MB l
interface: IEEE1394 Firewire a (OHCI Standard), USB 2.0 or USB 3.0