Fastec HS5 High-Speed Camera
Fastec HS5 camera is designed for the most demanding applications, where high resolution and speed are needed.
Using a proven 12-bit CMOS sensor, the new HS5 allows a max resolution of 2560 x 2048, with an acquisition speed of up to 4061 fps @ 512 x 384 (up to 29000 fps at smaller resolutions). This camera is particularly useful in microfluidics to capture biological or chemical events, or to monitor droplet generation processes.
The HS controller (not included) eliminates the need for a dedicated PC.
Fastec HS5: high-speed camera for microfluidics
Fastec's HS series utilizes a new architecture, allowing faster storage and easier image access. Optional built-in mass storage on the camera makes it easy to capture multiple high-speed events without the need to stop and download to a computer.
- Advanced 12-bit CMOS image sensor: Quad HD+ resolution (2560 x 2048)
- High speed: 253 fps at full resolution (2560 x 2048) up to 29000 fps at smaller resolutions
- Excellent depth of field and high system magnification
- Internal high-speed memory (8GB, 16GB, or 32GB) for standard mode high-speed recordings
- Optional internal high-speed SSD up to 2TB for mass storage of high-speed captures. Great for sequential testing
- Optional internal 1TB SSD with streaming capabilities for long record applications
- Proprietary high-speed fiber optic interface between camera and controller using COTS cabling
- Configurable I/O ports for data capture, triggering, and sync
- Flexible triggering options include software, hardware, image, and timed triggers
- Wide ISO range
- Dedicated camera controller: capture your images easily without a PC at an unrivaled speed. Compatible with standard displays.
- Built-in web interface for control via browser on PC, tablet, or phone
Record Rates and Times
|Resolution||Max. frame rate (8,10 or 12 bits)||
Record time: 8 bits to 32GB internal memory
Record time: 8 bits streaming to 1TB SSD (with streaming option)
|2560 x 2048 (QSXGA)||253 fps||25 sec||12.5 min|
|2560 x 1440 (QHD)||359 fps||25 sec||12.5 min|
|1920 x 1080 (HD: 1080p)||634 fps||25 sec||12.6 min|
|1280 x 1024 (SXGA)||991 fps||25 sec||12.8 min|
|1280 x 720 (HD: 720p)||1403 fps||25 sec||12.8 min|
|1024 x 768 (XGA)||1316 fps||32 sec||16 min|
|800 x 600 (SVGA)||1677 fps||41 sec||20.5 min|
|768 x 576||2764 fps||54 sec||13.6 min|
|640 x 480 (VGA)||3289 fps||66 sec||16.4 min|
|512 x 384||4061 fps||84 sec||25.7 min|
- Fastec HS5 camera
- AC-DC Power Adapter (110-220VAC to 12VDC 5A)
- I/O Adapter Cables (3 x DIN 1.0/2.3 to Std BNC-F)
- Micro Four Thirds (MFT) Lens Mount
- MFT to C-Mount Adapter
- 3 Meter Fiber Optic Cable
|System Design||Camera plus tethered Controller|
|Sensor||12-bit 2560 x 2048 CMOS, 5µm pixels, supports binning and subsampling|
|Interconnect||12 Channel Type B Fiber Optic patch cable with MPO connectors|
|Calibration Shutter||Built-in mechanical shutter for black-level calibration|
|Image Memory||8GB, 16GB, or 32GB (in camera)|
Up to 2TB NVMe SSD (in camera)
Up to 1TB NVMe SSD for streaming
|External Storage||Thunderbolt3 or USB-3.1 SSD, MicroSDXC slot with UHS-1 support|
Stacks – BMP, DNG (color), JPEG, TIFF (processed or raw)
Video – AVI, CAP (raw), MP4
|Lens Mount||Micro Four Thirds (MFT) Standard; C, F, EF, PL, and more via adapters|
|Lens Control||Software control: Focus, Aperture, Zoom|
FasMotion native on Controller, with network support:
FasMotion (Windows/MacOS/Linux application) on networked PC
|Marker & Metadata||Image window playback time line, FasMotion o-scope mode, XML file|
|External I/O Ports||3 configurable ports: Trigger In/Out, Sync In/Out, Arm In/Out, or General Purpose In @ 3.3v LVTTL, or 5v TTL, or switch closure|
|Construction||Anodized machined aluminum housing|
|Power||Camera: 12V 30W; Controller 19V 90W|
|Environment||+5°C to +40°C|
|Size and Weight||
114mm (4.5”) W x 114mm (4.5”) H x 76mm (3”) D
1 kg (2.2 lbs.)
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