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GXCam U3 5.1 MP Microscope Camera


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The GXCAM-U3 series is the latest in the range of outstanding value for money, top quality, USB-3 microscopy cameras with superfast refresh rates.


There are  5MP & 18MP versions.  Each is a Digital, USB-3, C-Mount Camera with Powerful GXCapture Software.  Producing a stunning, top quality, low noise image with good colour reproduction with a fast live refresh rate, all managed by the fully featured software. These cameras attach to any c-mount camera adapter including eyepiece tube adapters.


About C-mount camera adapters: These are standard microscope accessories available to fit onto photoport of trinocular headed microscopes, c-mounts can also be found on monozoom microscopes.  It is a specific length tube with a 1inch threaded hole at the camera end, many have lenses within them.  (microscope shown in pictures is not included and the style and colour of the camera case is constantly being updated and therefore changes)

The sofware is quick and easy to install and is supplied on media with the camera and we provide free, downloadable, updates.
Digital Camera Specifications
GXCAM-U3-5 5.1MP resolution camera, 1/2.5″ Very Latest CMOS sensor
GXCAM-U3-18 18MP resolution camera, 1/2.5″ Very Latest CMOS sensor
Image previewing rate: dependent on resolution selected – see below
Selectable resolution (typical frames per second@resolution in pixels):
GXCAM-U3-5 5.1MP
101.2@640×480GXCAM-U3-18 18MP
Video format: 15-30 FPS for recording of video sequences
White balance setting options: Manual / Automatic / Preset 
Programmable controls: Gain, Frame Rate, Exposure
Sensitivity and Noise:
GXCAM-U3-5 5.1MP        1.76v/Lux-sec    38.5dB
GXCAM-U3-18 18MP       0.62 V/lux-sec 36.3dB
Dynamic range:
GXCAM-U3-5 5.1MP     67.74dB 
GXCAM-U3-18 18MP    65.8dB
Colour filter array: RGB Bayer pattern 
Connection Physical : C-Mount interface 

Connection Digital:  USB 3.0 Power Supplied via USB also

GX Capture Software Specifications (Over 200 functions in a modern interface)
Camera Control: Colour Balance, Resolution, Exposure incl .Auto Exposure, Gain 
File Formats: 10 file formats including JPG with user definable compression plus several video formats
Image Processing:  LIVE Flat field Correction, Extended Focus, Image Tiling, Reduce/ Increase bits/pixel, Resize, Mirror/Rotate/Flip, Transparency, Greyscale, Histogram display, Histogram equalisation and stretching, Image sharpening and smoothing filters, FFTs, Image colour component splitting, Image merging for multiprobe fluorescence
Measurements: Line, Point Count, Area (square, circle, polygon), Calibration, Exportable results table 
Other Specifications
Weight: 250gms          USB Cable: Included 1.5m           Manual: Included
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