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Camport SDTV2GigE

PAL/NTSC to GigE Vision Converter

At a glance
  • Connect one NTSC/PAL Camera to a standard GigE port
  • Ultra-low latency and jitter
  • Sphinx SDK included
  • Compliant with GigE Vision and GenICam standards
  • Standard version (with housing) and OEM version (without housing) available
  • Standard (0°C to +70°C) and extended (-40°C to +85°C) temperature range



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Real-time video streaming

Stream video and imaging data in real time over standard GigE connections using the industry-standard GigE Vision protocol.


Multicast capability

Multicast capability enables advanced distributed processing and control architectures.


Extended temperature range version available: -40 to +85°C / -40 to +185°F
Extended temperature range version available: -40 to +85°C / -40 to +185°F


Use legacy NTSC/PAL cameras with GigE ports
Use legacy NTSC/PAL cameras with GigE ports


Sphinx SDK included
Sphinx SDK included

A feature-rich software toolkit that provides the building blocks needed to quickly and easily design high-performance video applications that use minimal CPU resources.

  • Filter driver and acquisition library for Windows
  • Sample applications, including GigE Vision/GenICam compliant viewer


Standard (with housing) and OEM (without housing) versions available
Standard (with housing) and OEM (without housing) versions available


Long reach: 100 m point-to-point

GigE network segments can be a maximum length of 100 meters (328 feet) using standard Cat 5e or Cat 6 cabling. Using off-the-shelf Ethernet switches and fiber converters, distances can be unlimited.


Compatible with 3rd party software

Compatible with 3rd party GigE Vision/GenICam compliant vision software libraries (including MIL, LabView, Halcon, CVB...)


Mechanical
Form Factor Standard and EXT versions:
  • Stand-alone device with enclosure
OEM and OEM EXT versions:
  • Baseboard and camera module assembly
Housing Standard version only:
  • Fanless aluminum housing
Mounting Standard and EXT versions only:
  • Desktop or wall-mount
Connectors All versions:
  • 'SDTV' on camera module:
    • 15-pin 2-row sub-D connector
    • CVBS input
  • 'GIGE' on baseboard module:
    • RJ-45 socket
    • GigE Vision device interface
Standard and EXT versions only:
  • 'POWER/IO/RS232':
    • 15-pin 2-row high-density female sub-D connector
    • Power input, RS-232, CMOS IO
OEM and OEM EXT versions only:
  • 'POWER/IO/RS232' on baseboard module:
    • Molex 53047-1010
    • Power input, CMOS IO
Dimensions Standard version:
  • 110 mm x 68 mm x 112 mm
OEM version:
  • 91.5 mm x 20 mm x 86 mm
Weight
  • Standard versions: 470 g, 16.6 oz
  • OEM versions: 80 g, 2.8 oz
Camera / video inputs
Interface standard(s) NTSC-M, PAL-B/G, RS-170, CCIR
Termination resistor Yes, not removable
Number of cameras One Composite Video Base Band (CVBS) camera
A/D converter One, 8-bit
Video delivery
Raw video format(s) Mono8, RGB8, BAYER8, YUV422, YUV444
Area-scan camera control
Trigger No
Strobe No
On-board processing
On-board memory
  • CPU: 8 MB
  • Frame buffer: 24 MB
  • Flash: 8 MB
  • EEPROM: 8 kB
Video Deinterlacing using the 'weave' method
Input LUT (Lookup Table) No
General Purpose Inputs and Outputs
Number of lines Four I/O lines:
  • Two inputs
  • Two outputs
Electrical specifications
  • 3.3 V CMOS inputs
  • 3.3 V 20 mA CMOS outputs
Network
LAN interface Ethernet 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T, automatic speed negotiation
LAN connector RJ45 with link and activity LED indicators
Internet layer protocols IPv4, UDP and ICMP (ping)
System integration
COM One Full-duplex RS-232 COM port
Electrical
Supply voltage 8 to 15 V DC, power supply via external unit
Power consumption Standard and EXT versions:
  • 3.5 W typical
OEM and OEM EXT versions:
  • 3.5 W typical
Software
APIs Sphinx SDK:
  • Filter driver and acquisition library for Windows
  • Sample applications, including GigE Vision/GenICam compliant viewer
  • Driver installation tool
  • Documentation
Environmental conditions
Operating ambient air temperature Standard and OEM versions:
  • 0 to +70 °C / +32 to +158 °F
EXT and OEM EXT versions:
  • -40 to +85 °C / -40 to +185 °F
Operating ambient air humidity Standard and OEM versions:
  • TBD
EXT and OEM EXT versions:
  • TBD
Storage ambient air temperature Standard and OEM versions:
  • TBD
EXT and OEM EXT versions:
  • TBD
Storage ambient air humidity Standard and OEM versions:
  • TBD
EXT and OEM EXT versions:
  • TBD
Certifications
Electromagnetic - EMC standards To be confirmed:
  • European Council EMC Directive 2004/108/EC
  • United States FCC rule 47 CFR 15
EMC - Emission To be confirmed:
  • EN 55022:2010 Class B
  • FCC 47 Part 15 Class B
EMC - Immunity TBD
Flammability PCB compliant with UL 94 V-0
RoHS European Union Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS2)
REACH European Union Regulation 1907/2006
WEEE Must be disposed of separately from normal household waste and must be recycled according to local regulations
Ordering Information
Product code - Description
Optional accessories 1675 - Power Supply for Picolo.net HD1 and Camport
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