Microscope Digital Camera 5.0 Megapixel

$259.95
Item # MI-DCT5000


Take amazing microphotographs and video with this 5.0 MP microscope digital camera.

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Microscope Digital Camera 5.0 Megapixel
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DESCRIPTION

Take amazing microphotographs and video with this 5.0 MP microscope digital camera at a savings of $150!

You'll be delighted with the images and video you get from your microscope with this superb 5.0 megapixel digital camera eyepiece! This high-performance digital microscope camera produces excellent clarity images with sharp contrast and accurate color resolution. It is easy to set up and use. The lightweight camera replaces the eyepiece of your standard compound or stereo microscope. Just plug the camera into a USB 2.0 port on your computer, load the imaging software, and you are ready for professional microphotography.

The microscope digital camera produces 2592 x 1944 pixel still images and video at up to 30 frames per second depending on resolution and computer performance. This camera comes with many deluxe features such as a RGB Bayer color filter, ultra-low 0.53 Lux minimum illumination, auto or manual exposure and white balance, and full-featured software.

In addition to the camera, you get eyepiece adapters to fit most microscopes, a calibration slide, a USB cable, and special ISCapture 3.7 imaging software to view, capture, edit, measure, record, count, zoom, file, and manage still or moving microscope images. This is a professional tool for documenting the details you see with your microscope. See specifications tab for minimum computer requirements. Home Science Tools one-year warranty.

Camera comparison chart:

Megapixels
higher is better
Resolution
higher is better
Pixel Size
smaller is better
Illumination Need
smaller is better
Price
3.0 megapixel camera 2048 x 1536 3.2 µm 1.0 Lux click for price
5.0 megapixel camera 2592 x 1944 2.2 µm 0.53 Lux see above
10.0 megapixel camera 3856 x 2764 1.67 µm 0.44 Lux click for price

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SPECIFICATIONS TAB

  • µ1/2.5" CMOS Micron MT9P031 sensor
  • Built-in lens provides large field-of-view
  • 2592x1944 effective pixels and still image resolution (5.0 megapixels)
  • 2.2 µm x 2.2 µm pixel size
  • 38 frames/second at 640x480 pixels, 25 frames/second at 1024x1768 pixels, 21 frames/second at 1280x960 pixels, 5 frames/second at 2592x1944 pixels
  • 24-bit color with RGB Bayer color filter
  • 480 MB/second data transfer
  • 0.53 Lux minimum illumination
  • 60dB dynamic range
  • Automatic or manual white balance
  • Automatic or manual auto-exposure with exposure times ranging from 1ms to 0.3 seconds
  • Progressive scan mode
  • Electronic rolling snap exposure
  • Programmable image size, brightness, gain, exposure and color
  • CE international certification
  • Camera dimensions are 8" wide x 6" long x 2.5" deep
  • 0.01mm (10 m) micrometer slide for calibrating the measurement feature
  • Standard C-mount plus three eyepiece adapters: 23mm 0.45x reducing adapter for standard compound microscopes, 30.0mm and 30.5mm adapter for stereo microscopes
  • Includes USB cable to connect the camera directly to your PC (USB 2.0 port required)
  • Includes ISCapture version 3.7 software with the following functions: image capture, video capture, in-depth image measurement, image edit and enhancement, image and file management, image sharing, and image zoom
  • Software supports both TWAIN and DirectShow interfaces
  • Software file formats include JPG, BMP, PNG, TIF, GIF, TGA, PSD, ICO, EMF, WMF and more
  • Minimum computer requirements are Pentium 2.5Ghz processor, 512 MB RAM, 10 GB drive space, Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8, Mac OSX, USB 2.0 port, and CD-ROM drive

DESCRIPTION

Take amazing microphotographs and video with this 5.0 MP microscope digital camera at a savings of $150!

You'll be delighted with the images and video you get from your microscope with this superb 5.0 megapixel digital camera eyepiece! This high-performance digital microscope camera produces excellent clarity images with sharp contrast and accurate color resolution. It is easy to set up and use. The lightweight camera replaces the eyepiece of your standard compound or stereo microscope. Just plug the camera into a USB 2.0 port on your computer, load the imaging software, and you are ready for professional microphotography.

The microscope digital camera produces 2592 x 1944 pixel still images and video at up to 30 frames per second depending on resolution and computer performance. This camera comes with many deluxe features such as a RGB Bayer color filter, ultra-low 0.53 Lux minimum illumination, auto or manual exposure and white balance, and full-featured software.

In addition to the camera, you get eyepiece adapters to fit most microscopes, a calibration slide, a USB cable, and special ISCapture 3.7 imaging software to view, capture, edit, measure, record, count, zoom, file, and manage still or moving microscope images. This is a professional tool for documenting the details you see with your microscope. See specifications tab for minimum computer requirements. Home Science Tools one-year warranty.

Camera comparison chart:

Megapixels
higher is better
Resolution
higher is better
Pixel Size
smaller is better
Illumination Need
smaller is better
Price
3.0 megapixel camera 2048 x 1536 3.2 µm 1.0 Lux click for price
5.0 megapixel camera 2592 x 1944 2.2 µm 0.53 Lux see above
10.0 megapixel camera 3856 x 2764 1.67 µm 0.44 Lux click for price

MORE INFORMATION BOX

 

CONTENTS TAB

 

SPECIFICATIONS TAB

  • µ1/2.5" CMOS Micron MT9P031 sensor
  • Built-in lens provides large field-of-view
  • 2592x1944 effective pixels and still image resolution (5.0 megapixels)
  • 2.2 µm x 2.2 µm pixel size
  • 38 frames/second at 640x480 pixels, 25 frames/second at 1024x1768 pixels, 21 frames/second at 1280x960 pixels, 5 frames/second at 2592x1944 pixels
  • 24-bit color with RGB Bayer color filter
  • 480 MB/second data transfer
  • 0.53 Lux minimum illumination
  • 60dB dynamic range
  • Automatic or manual white balance
  • Automatic or manual auto-exposure with exposure times ranging from 1ms to 0.3 seconds
  • Progressive scan mode
  • Electronic rolling snap exposure
  • Programmable image size, brightness, gain, exposure and color
  • CE international certification
  • Camera dimensions are 8" wide x 6" long x 2.5" deep
  • 0.01mm (10 m) micrometer slide for calibrating the measurement feature
  • Standard C-mount plus three eyepiece adapters: 23mm 0.45x reducing adapter for standard compound microscopes, 30.0mm and 30.5mm adapter for stereo microscopes
  • Includes USB cable to connect the camera directly to your PC (USB 2.0 port required)
  • Includes ISCapture version 3.7 software with the following functions: image capture, video capture, in-depth image measurement, image edit and enhancement, image and file management, image sharing, and image zoom
  • Software supports both TWAIN and DirectShow interfaces
  • Software file formats include JPG, BMP, PNG, TIF, GIF, TGA, PSD, ICO, EMF, WMF and more
  • Minimum computer requirements are Pentium 2.5Ghz processor, 512 MB RAM, 10 GB drive space, Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8, Mac OSX, USB 2.0 port, and CD-ROM drive
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