960H 1/4" CCD Color Board Camera

with BT.656 and CVBS Video Output Simultaneously

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20K17X | 21K17X

  • 1/4" color CCD sensor with 610K pixels for PAL and 520K pixels for NTSC
  • Low Blooming
  • Low noise yields ultra low light color images
  • Provides analog (CVBS) and digital (BT.656) video output simultaneously
  • Miniature rugged 22mm x 26mm single board
  • Software controllable features and functions
Image Sensor 1/4" Color CCD Sensor
Active Pixels NTSC - 976 x 494
PAL - 976 x 582
Shutter Mode Global (Interlaced)
Horizontal Resolution 960H
Sensitivity 0.1 Lux (30 IRE), < 0.3 Lux (50 IRE)
Signal to Noise ratio 50 dB
Video Output Digital output: ITU-R BT.656
Analog: Composite 1Vp-p CVBS (75 ohms)
Supplied Voltage 5VDC – 15VDC
Power Consumption ≤0.9W
Serial interface Two wire data/clock up to 100kHz
Shutter speeds 11 fixed speeds via software
NTSC - Automatic from 1/60 to 1/100,000
PAL - Automatic from 1/50 to 1/100,000
Mirror mode Default off; selectable via software
Back Light Compensation Default off: selectable via software
Gamma 0.45
AGC Control Automatic 36 dB (AGC default) or fixed options via software
White Balance Mode AWB auto (default); other modes selectable via software
Operating Temperature -10°C ~ 50°C (14°F ~ 122°F)
Operating Humidity 30% to 90%
Storage Temperature -40°C ~ 70°C (22°F ~ 176°F)
Storage Humidity 85% RH
Lifetime MTBF > 150,000 hrs
Dimensions WxHxD 26mm x 22mm x 14mm without lens (1" x 0.87" x 0.55")
Weight 5.4g without lens mount
15g with M12 lens mount
Lens mounts Replace "X" in model number with desired lens mount option:
Example: To select an M-12 Board Mount Change 20K17X to 20K175
2 = M-12 pinhole mount
5 = M-12 board mount
8 = CS mount
Connectors J100 6 pin connector JST SM06B-SRSS (I²C, CVBS, PSU)
J101 30 pole B2B connector Molex 501920-3001 (digital output)
20K17X dimensions
I²C Communication Kit (Optional)
60K5-U I²C Kit Includes: I²C board, Program cable, USB cable, camera control software (SFT-15521)
Programming and Test Tool Download
rev 1.4 compressed folder

Software controllable features & functions

  • Serial Interface
  • Shutter Speeds
  • Mirror Mode
  • Back Light Compensation
  • Gamma
  • AGC Control
  • White Balance Mode
  • General Communication
  • I²C Addresses