pco.dimax S/HS

  • For static/laboratory applications
  • Excellent light sensitivity
  • Superior image quality
  • High resolution of 4 megapixeles at 2,277 frames per second and 1 megapixel at 7,039 frames per second
  • Memory up to 36 GB
Camera HS1/HS2/HS4
exposure/shutter time 1.5 μs .. 40 ms
dynamic range A/D 12 bit
A/D conversion factor 8.34 e- /count
region of interest steps of 2 x 2 pixel (centered)
non linearity < 0.5 % (diff.) / < 0.2 (integr.
primary image memory (camRAM) 9 GB / 18 GB / 36 GB
trigger input signals frame trigger, sequence trigger, stop trigger²
trigger output signals exposure, busy
data interface USB 3.0, GigE/USB 2.0, HD-SDI, CameraLink
time stamp in image (1 μs resolution)
time code input IRIG-B (optional)
interframing time 3.15 μs
operational shock 1296 x 1024
1296 x 720
1008 x 952
864 x 848
528 x 528
A/D conversion factor 30 g @ 11 ms, half sine wave, all axes
operational vibration 25 g @ 1 - 150 Hz, all axes
General HS1/HS2/HS4
power supply 90 .. 260 VAC (12 VDC opt.)
power consumption 90 W (130 W with battery5)
weight 7.9 kg
ambient temperature + 5 °C .. + 40 °C
operating humidity range 10 % .. 90 % (non-condensing)
storage temperature range - 20 °C .. + 70 °C
optical interface F-mount (std.) / C-mount (opt.)
CE / FCC certified yes
ISO speed rating¹
monochrome (raw) s sat
s noise 40
s noise10
1250
2500
16000
monochrome (raw & NLM noise filtered) s sat
s noise 40
s noise10
1250
> 10 000
> 50 000
Image sensor HS1/HS2/HS4
Type of sensor CMOS
Image sensor Proprietary
Resolution (h x v) 1000 x 1000 pixel HS1
1400 x 1050 pixel HS2
2000 x 2000 pixel HS4
Pixel size (h x v) 11 μm x 11 μm
Sensor format/ diagonal 11.0 x 11.0 mm² / 15.6 mm HS1
15.4 x 11.6 mm² / 19.3 mm HS2
22.0 x 22.0 mm² / 31.1 mm HS4
Shutter mode Global (snapshot)
Fullwell capacity 36 000 e-
Readout noise 23 e- rms (typ.) 18 e- rms (CDI, typ.)
Dynamic range 1600 : 1 (64 dB) 2000 : 1 (65 dB, CDI¹)
Quantum efficiency 50 % @ peak
Spectral range 290 nm .. 1100 nm
Dark current 530 e- /pixel/s @ 20 °C
DSNU < 0.6 cnts. rms @ 90 % center zone
PRNU < 1 % @ 80 % signal
Frame rate table³ pco.dimax HS1
Typical examples [pixel] Frame rate Recording time (36 GB) Images in memory (36 GB)
1000 x 1000 7039 fps 6.9 s 48 497
800 x 600 12841 fps 7.7 s 98 491
640 x 480 17985 fps 8.8 s 157 958
320 x 200 46746 fps 14.0 s 653 411
Frame rate table³ pco.dimax HS2
Typical examples [pixel] Frame rate Recording time (36 GB) Images in memory (36 GB)
1400 x 150 5 469 fps 6.2 s 33 943
1280 x 1050 8 226 fps 5.4 s 52 839
1000 x 1000 7 039 fps 6.9 s 48 497
800 x 600 12841 fps 7.7 s 98 491
640 x 480 17985 fps 8.8 s 157 958
320 x 200 46746 fps 14.0 s 653 411
Frame rate table³ pco.dimax HS4
Typical examples [pixel] Frame rate Recording time (36 GB) Images in memory (36 GB)
2000 x 2000 2277 fps 5.6 s 12 729
1400 x 1050 5469 fps 6.2 s 33 943
1280 x 720 5469 fps 6.2 s 52 839
1000 x 1000 7 039 fps 6.9 s 48 497
800 x 600 12841 fps 7.7 s 98 491
640 x 480 17985 fps 8.8 s 157 958
320 x 200 46746 fps 14.9 s 653 411