Microscopy Camera gets 4K Vision

July 31, 2018
Pixelink's camera has a larger sensor to provide faster focus.

Sony IMX based USB 3.0 microscopy cameras now offer a 12-megapixel 4K ultra high definition model.


The M12B cylindrical microscopy camera, based on the Sony Pregius IMX304 CMOS sensor technology, is the perfect solution for customers requiring high resolution and fast focus with a larger sensor.


Available in both color and monochrome, the 12 MP camera with 1.1-in. lens format, offers a smooth display, fluid navigation, and unbeatable image quality.


The M12B delivers outstanding imagery in dark field, differential interference contrast (DIC), polarized light and basic fluorescence.  The camera can also be purchased with Pixelink µScope software which offers enhanced image capture and analysis, annotation and measurement tools.

  • Interface: USB 3.0
  • Sensor Model: Sony IMX253
  • Color Space: Color
  • Resolution (MP): 4,096 x 3,000 (12.0 MP)
  • Bit Depth: 10-bit, 12-bit
  • Pixel Pitch (µm): 3.45µm
  • Optical Format: 1.1 in.
  • Sensor Diagonal: 17.6 mm
  • Lens Mount: C-Mount
  • Frame Rate (FPS at Full Resolution): 35
  • Sensor Type: CMOS
  • Shutter Type: Global
  • Housing: Enclosed