Models of Sony CMOS cameras with USB 3.1 Gen 1:

B/W model Color model Sensor Resolution Pixel µm ADC bits Frames per sec(1) DR dB Optical size Power Watt
MC023MG-SYMC023CG-SY Sony IMX174 1936 x 1216 5.86 12/10 165 fps 71.7 1/1.2" 2.4
MC031MG-SYMC031CG-SY Sony IMX252 2064 x 1544 3.45 12/10/8 122 fps 70.9 1/1.8" 2.75

Sony IMX250

2464 x 2056 3.45 12/10/8

76 fps

70.8 2/3" 2.85
MC089MG-SYMC089CG-SY Sony IMX255 4112 x 2176 3.45 12/10/8 43 fps 70.5 16.1 3.25
MC124MG-SYMC124CG-SY Sony IMX253 4112 x 3008 3.45 12/10/8 31 fps 70.4 17.6 3.25

(1) Maximum frame rates measured at 8 bits per pixel RAW data in free run mode. Please check faster versions available from xiX line based on PCIe interface

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Common features:

Sensor technology CMOS, Pregius™ technology
Acquisition modes Continuous, software trigger, hardware trigger (Global Shutter)
Partial image readout ROI / AOI (region/area of interest), Skipping and Binning modes supported (check manual for details)
Image data formats 8, 10, 12 bit RAW pixel data
SDK/API Programmable with C++ and C#
Color image processing Host based de-Bayering, sharpening, Gamma, color matrix, true color CMS, lookup table (LUT), hue, saturation, sharpness, white balance and more
Hot/blemish pixels correction On camera storage of up to 5000 pixel coordinates, host assisted correction
Auto adjustments Auto white balance, auto gain, auto exposure, HDR (High Dynamic range)
Flat field corrections Host assisted pixel level shading and lens corrections. This feature is being developed and tested
Interface USB 3.0 standard Micro B with screw lock threads compliant to USB3 Vision standard
General purpose I/O 1x opto-isolated input, 1x opto-isolated output, 2 GPIO, 4x LED software programmable
Signal conditioning Programmable debouncing time
Synchronization Hardware trigger input, software triggering, exposure strobe output, busy output
Lens mount Standard C mount. Adjustable into CS mount
Power requirements 3 Watt, supplied via USB 3.0 interface
Dimensions 26.4 x 26.4 x 33 mm (USB 3.0 Micro-B version)
Weight 38 grams (Micro-B version)
Environment Operating 0°C to 50°C on housing, RH 80% non-condensing, -30°C to 60°C storage
Conformity CE, FCC, RoHS, GenICam/GenTL, USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB3 Vision Compliant
Operating systems Windows 7 SP1 (x86 and x64), W8, 8.1, 10, Linux Ubuntu, ARM, Mac OS X
Minimum host hardware Intel i3 3.0GHz, +2GB RAM available physical memory, NVIDIA or Radeon 128MB, Motherboard with PCIe x1 Gen 2 slot, compatible USB 3.0 host adapter
Software support xiAPI SDK, adapters and drivers for various image processing Libraries
Firmware updates Field firmware update through xiCOP