USB3 Vision camera from Point Grey first to feature Sony global shutter CMOS image sensor

Jan. 21, 2014
Point Grey’s 2.3 MPixel GS3-U3-23S6M-C Grasshopper3 camera—the first to feature Sony’s Exmor IMX174 global shutter image sensor—is suitable for use in industrial and scientific imaging applications.

Point Grey’s 2.3 MPixel GS3-U3-23S6M-C Grasshopper3 camera is the first to feature Sony’s Exmor IMX174 global shutter image sensor. The 1/1.2” sensor has a pixel size of 5.86 µm x5.86 µm and offers a pixel size of 1920 x 1200 and frame rates up to 162 fps, while enabling the capturing of fast-moving images without motion distortion caused by rolling shutter sensors. In addition, the camera features high-speed triggering, region of interest functionality, and a USB 3.0 interface. The IMX174 and GS3-U3-23S6M-C are suitable for use in industrial and scientific imaging applications.

To Learn More:

Contact:Point Grey
Headquarters: Richmond, BC, Canada
Product:
GS3-U3-23S6M-C Grasshopper3 USB 3.0 camera
Key Features:
1/1.2” Sony Exmor IMX174 image sensor with of 5.86 µm x5.86 µm pixel size, maximum frame rate of 162 fps, USB 3.0 interface.

What Point Grey says:

View more information on the GS3-U3-23S6M-C camera.

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Since joining the team 2013, James covered machine vision and imaging from numerous angles, including application stories, industry news, market updates, and new products. In addition to writing and editing articles for each issue of the magazine, James managed the Innovators Awards program and webcasts.


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