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Lu171 1.3 MP Single-Board OEM Camera Module

Product Announcement from Lumenera Corporation

Designed to fit a variety of applications, these cameras deliver outstanding image quality and value for industrial and scientific applications. Product highlights include 1280x2024 resolution, low fixed pattern noise, ½” format CMOS sensor, high-speed USB 2.0, variety of microlens mount options, and mini-USB connector or locking 4-pin Molex cable for tethered USB and I/O cables. Available in monochrome, as well as enclosed form factors.


  • Lower Fixed Pattern Noise
  • Monochrome, progressive scan, 1.3 megapixel image sensor
  • 30 fps at full 1280x1024 resolution, 100 fps at 640x480
  • Auto white balance, auto exposure
  • GPI/Os for control of peripherals and synchronization of lighting (4in/4out)

Ordering Options*:

  • Lu171M — 1.3 Megapixel Monochrome Camera Module
  • LuSDK — Software Developer’s Kit

* Minimum quantity purchase may apply. Please contact us for more information.

Technical Specifications:

Image Sensor1/2” format, mono, 6.6mmx5.3mm array
Effective Pixels1280x 1024, 5.2µm square pixels
Frame Rate30 fps at 1280x1024, 100 fps at 640x480
Dynamic Range60dB
Auto ExposureAutomatic / Manual
White BalanceAutomatic / Manual
Dimensions (WxHxD)2.00x2.50x0.85 inches (board level)
Mass~150g / 300g
Power RequirementUSB bus power
Power Consumption~2.5 Watts
Operating Temperature0°C to +50°C
Operating Humidity0% — 95%, Non-condensing
Interface ConnectorMini USB (or optional tethered USB cable with lock)
Lens Mount (Lens not included)CS-Mount (C-Mount and microlens option)