USB3 Camera BU series (CMOS, Compact)


USB3 Camera BU series (CMOS, Compact) BU132M

USB3 Vision logo

  • USB3
  • 1.3 MP
  • 1/1.8 type
  • B/W / Color
  • 60 fps
  • TeliCore
  • Bulk trigger
  • image buffer
  • Sequential Shutter

This BU series is an integrated-(one-body)-type camera that adopts all pixel data readout inter line CCD or CMOS.
For video output and camera control, the USB3.1 Gen1 (USB3.0) interface standard is adopted for high transfer rate, and it is easy to integrate into industrial equipment.

Key Features

  • High frame rate
  • USB3.1 Gen1 (USB3.0) interface
  • USB3 Vision Ver.1.0 conformity
  • GenICam conformity Ver2.3
  • IIDC2 Digital Camera Control Specification Ver.1.0.0
  • e-CON Connector adoption
  • Scalable
    Frame rate calculation tool
    (BU series CMOS camera)
  • Global shutter
  • Square grid arrangement
  • Random Trigger Shutter


B/W Cameras

BU132M Specifications table
Model BU132M
Interface USB3.1 Gen1 (USB3.0) (Only SuperSpeed is supported)
Pixels 1.3M
Imager CMOS image sensor
Imager model EV76C560
Resolution 1,280(H) x 1,024(V)
Frame rate 61fps (Mono 8bit)
Pixel size 5.3μm x 5.3μm
Scanning area 6.78mm(H) x 5.43mm(V)
Image size 1/1.8 type
Aspect ratio 5:4
Scanning Progressive
Electronic shutter method MANUAL : Global shutter / Random Trigger Shutter : Global shutter
Random Trigger Shutter Type External Trigger / Software Trigger
Random Trigger Shutter Mode Edge / Level / Bulk (255 times)
Sequential Shutter 16 entries (max)
Exposure Time MANUAL : 30μs to 16s
Random Trigger Shutter : 30μs to 16s (Edge or Bulk mode)
Synchronization System Internal
Optical glass/filter -
Sensitivity 500 lx
(F5.6, 1/62.5s)
Minimum illuminance 2 lx
(F1.4, Gain: +18dB, Video level: 50%)
Gain MANUAL : 0 to +18dB
Black Level -25% to +25%
Gamma / LUT γ=1.0 to 0.45 / In 10bit, Out 10bit
Image Buffer 256MB / 204 frames (all pixels readout)
Image Output Format Mono 8bit / Mono 10bit
Readout Mode All pixel, Scalable, Binning, Decimation, Mirroring, Flip
External trigger input Low: 0 to 0.5V, High: 2 to 24.0V
High active / Low active, Pulse width: 50μs (minimum)
Power supply DC5V±5%
Power consumption 1.7W max.
Lens mount C-mount
External dimension 29(W) x 29(H) x 16(D) mm (Not including protruding parts)
Mass approx. 33g
Operation temperature 0°C to 40°C (below 50°C on cabinet surface)
Operation humidity 10% to 90% (no condensation)
Conformity CE, FCC, RoHS, WEEE, USB3 Vision, GenICam, IIDC2

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