Product Announcement from Point Grey Research, Inc.
The fully redesigned Grasshopper2 camera series is the next generation version of the high performance Grasshopper and offers users a choice of IEEE 1394b (FireWire) or GigE Vision digital interface. The Grasshopper2 uses the same form factor as the existing Grasshopper and a selection of the same image sensors, and adds several new features, including enhanced opto-isolated general purpose I/O and improved imaging performance. The first Grasshopper2 models are planned to be released to production and available to order by the end of Q3 2010.
Sensor: Sony 1/1.8", 2/3" CCDs
Resolution: 2.0, 5.0 MP
Frame Rate:1624x1224 at 30 FPS, 2448 x 2048 at 15 FPS
Interface: IEEE-1394b, GigE