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Photonfocus SNAPSHOT RedNIR

Want to test hyperspectral scanning and analysis in the RedNIR range? With this user-friendly real-time GigE camera from Photonfocus, integrating imec’s hyperspectral sensor, you’ll be looking at relevant test data within a few minutes of the installation.

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image acquisition


spatial resolution

2 Mpx

spectral resolution

15 bands

spectral range

600-870 nm

cube acquisition speed

up to 120/second

Make artifact-free cubes of moving objects thanks to video-rate acquisition.

Enjoy the easy set-up of a system that includes imager, camera and software.

Make hyperspectral images in all environments thanks to the long cable and robust design.

This complete evaluation kit includes, besides the camera, all required accessories, lens recommendations, an optional evaluation setup, acquisition and analysis software, manuals and remote support – from basic help to tailored application support.

The Photonfocus SNAPSHOT RedNIR is ideal for applications such as:

    • optical sorting in machine vision
    • chemical analysis of material composition
    • food safety and inspection
    • medical & healthcare
    • pharmaceutical manufacturing
    • semiconductor & photovoltaic
    • waste recycling
    • human machine interface
    • minerology & mining
    • precision agriculture
    • security & surveillance

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    spatial resolution

    2040 x 1080

    spectral resolution

    15 bands

    spectral range

    600-870 nm (RedNIR)

    imager type

    CMOS imager, CMOSIS CMV2000-based

    acquisition speed

    Up to 42 hyperspectral cubes/second (limit of GigE vision interface)

    pixel pitch

    5.5 μm pixels, 2/3’’ sensor optical format

    bit depth

    8/10 bits


    16/25/35/50 mm lenses, F2.8, C-mount

    camera interface

    GigE vision + GPIO + I/O for triggering

    software acquisition modes

    HDR modes (dual or multi-exposures for best SNR per band channel)

    power consumption

    <5.1 Watt

    camera dimensions (W x H x D)

    55 x 55 x 52 mm

    camera weight

    265 g without optics


    HSI MOSAIC software for raw image acquisition, data pre-processing, hypercube visualization and classification, including API

    rejection filter


    included accessories

    power supply, ethernet and trigger cables


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