Sony XC-HR57 Progressive Scan B&W Camera

Sony XC-HR57 Progressive Scan B&W Camera

The XC-HR57 is a high speed progressive scan camera with a 1/2-inch format VGA CCD Array. Light weight and ruggedized it has a full frame rate of 240 Hz, and 480 Hz in binning model.


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Product Description

Sony’s new XC-HR57 progressive scan CCD camera is ideal for those applications that require a large format CCD to fit the optics or maintain a field of view. The XC-HR57 incorporates a 1/2″ Progressive Scan CCD with VGA resolution (640×480) at 60 full frames/sec (120 binned frames/sec).

This camera expands the range of products in Sony’s XC-HR (high rate) series of high-speed, compact cameras. Offering excellent performance, dependability and compact design, this camera is ideally suited for high-speed inspection applications.

XC-HR57 Features:

  • 1/2 type Progressive Scan CCD
  • High Resolution – VGA resolution (640 x 480)
  • High Frame Rate & High Rate Scanning – 60 full frames/second / 120 binned frames/second
  • Partial Scan controlled by VD pulse switch
  • Square pixels
  • Minimum Illumination of 1 lux @ F1.4
  • Small, lightweight one-piece body – 29 (W) x 29 (H) x 30 (D) / 50 g
  • All controls are external for easy configuration
  • C Mount – No IR cut off filter
Sony XC-HR57 Details
Camera SpecificationsDetail:
Image Device 1/2 type IT Progressive Scan CCD
Image Device Value Monochrome
Cell Size 9.9 μm x 9.9 μm
Effective Pixels 659 x 494
Effective Lines 648 x 494 - VGA
Camera Interface Analog
Lens Mount C-Mount
Flange Back 17.526 mm
Vertical Frequency 31.468 kHz ±1 %
Resolution VGA
Sync System Int/Ext
External Sync Signal HD/VD
Jitter Less than 20 ns
Scanning System Progressive Scan
Gain Fix/Manual
Gamma OFF fixed
Normal Shutter Normal shutter
External trigger shutter (Mode 1/MODE 2)
External Trigger Shutter / Speed 1/4 to 1/100000s
External Trigger Polarity: +
Width: 2 μs to 250ms
Input impedance: 10 kΩ or more (H: +2 to +5.0V
L: 0 to 0.6V)
Polarity: +
Width: 2 μs to 250ms
High Rate Scanning R/R Mode Binning Off:
Max 240 frames/s
R/R Mode Binning On:
Max 360 frames/s
External trigger shutter mode Binning Off :
Max 240 frames/s
External trigger shutter mode Binning On:
Max 360 frames/s
Output Signal Frequency 59.94 Hz (normal mode)
119.88 Hz (binning mode)
Shutter Speed OFF to 1/30000s switchable at rear panel
Video Output Specifications Detail:
Horizontal Resolution 500 TV lines
Minimum Illumination 1.0 lux (F1.4
Manual gain Max)
Output Connector 12 pin (New EIAJ)
S/N Ratio 58 dB
Sensitivity 400 lux F5.6 (Fix Gain 0 dB)
Video Output 1.0 Vp-p
Sync negative
75 Ohm
General Specifications Detail:
Dimensions (W x H x D) 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 inches
(29 x 29 x 30 mm)
Weight 50 g (2 oz)
Power Requirements DC 12 V (+10.5 to 15 V)
Power Consumption 1.8 W
Operating Temperature -5 to 40°C (23 to 113 °F)
Storage Temperature -30 to 60 °C (-22 to 140 °F)
Operating Humidity 20 to 80 % (no condensation)
Storage Humidity 20 to 95 % (no condensation)
Vibration Resistance 10G (20 Hz to 200 Hz)
Shock Resistance 70 G
Regulatory Compliance UL 6500
FCC Class A Digital Device
CE (EN61326/97+A1/98)
XC-HR57 Product Brocuhre PDF 295k Download File
XC-HR57 User Manual PDF 332k Download File
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