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QHY5III462C 1/2.8" Near-infrared Planetary Camera - Colour

SKU: QHY-5III462C

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  • CMOS camera for planetary and all-sky meteor imaging

  • Especially sensitive in NIR (near infrared) light

  • 2.3 megapixels

  • HD resolution

  • Fast USB 3.0 interface

  • Compact: fits into a 1.25'' eyepiece holder

  • Efficient passive transfer of heat, leading to lower noise

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$569.95

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The QHY5III462C uses Sony's latest generation IMX462 back-illuminated sensor with extended red and near infrared response. It has nearly double the red and NIR sensitivity as previous generation BSI sensors and even greater sensitivity compared to front illuminated sensors.

Because the RGB filters become transparent at NIR wavelengths, the camera captures RGB colour images in visible light and monochrome images in NIR.

The guide cable has a LEMO style connector for security of connection and better durability.

What's in the box?

  • QHY5III462 Colour camera
  • Confocal ring
  • USB 3.0 cable (1.5m)
  • 5Pin LEMO to RJ11 guide cable

Model QHY5III 462C
Sensor IMX462
Sensor size category 1/2.8 inch
Sensor dimensions 5.6 x 3.1 mm
Pixel Size 2.9µm
Pixel Array 1920 x 1080
Total pixels 2.0 megapixels
Frame rate @ max resolution 135 FPS
Bit depth 12 bit
Computer interface  USB 3.0

Additional Information

Additional Information

Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 3.1 x 5.6mm
Pixel Size 2.9┬Ám
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Colour/Monochrome Colour
Frames per Second 135 FPS
A/D Conversion 12 bit
Back Focus Distance No
Power Requirement No
USB Connection USB 3.0
Cooling System Passive
Recommended Use Planetary imaging
Weight 0.5
Warranty Information 2 years
Additional Specifications of Product No

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