Sony’s Highly Anticipated New XC-505 Cigar Camera Hits Shelves, Is Now Available for Shipment

Sony’s new XC-505 and XC-505P ultra-compact, one-piece 1/3-type Super HAD II CCD color video cameras have arrived and are ready to ship! Modeled after Sony’s wildly successful XC-555, this low light, single body camera is well-suited for a wide range of applications (remote monitoring, security, content creation, machine vision, and POV/sports broadcasting) due to its more »


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New Tiny XC-505 Industrial Camera Takes Low Light Images From Very Small Places

Sony’s new XC-505 “cigar camera” is small, it’s compact and it doesn’t require a CCU (camera control unit), making it that much more versatile.  Modeled after the highly successful XC-555 camera from Sony, this newer model has increased sensitivity,  one-push white balance, a built-in color bar, DTL function, noise reduction (2D/3D) and RS-232C support. The more »


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Sony Releases Information on New XC-505 / XC-505P 1/3-type CCD Camera

Sony’s new XC-505 and XC-505P are ultra-compact and lightweight color video cameras incorporating a highsensitivity, high-performance 1/3-type Super HAD II CCD. Compared to Sony’s popular XC-555 camera, the XC-505 and XC-505P are equipped with several new features including one-push white balance, noise reduction (2D/3D), a built-in color bar, DTL function, and RS-232C support. These cameras more »


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Toshiba to Display New HD POV Cameras including IK-HR1S with HDSDI at NAB Show

Toshiba Imaging’s suite of high definition POV cameras will be prominently on display at the upcoming NAB Show in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 20-23, 2009. More than just broadcasting, the NAB Show™ is attended by leading media, entertainment and communications professionals who share a passion for delivering the next generation of audio, video, and more »


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Toshiba’s New One-Piece True 1080p HD Camera (IK-HR1S) available in March 2009

Toshiba America has just announced the impending mid March 2009 arrival of a limited amount of their highly anticipated new one piece IK-HR1S HD camera.  This new addition to Toshiba’s highly successful IKHR1 series incorporates HDSDI outputs switchable between 720p (60 fps) and 1080i (30fps) video and video outputs that operate at both 50 and more »


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A Compact 1/2 IT CCD Color Camera Solution for demanding machine vision, remote monitoring and microscopy applications

An ideal camera for remote monitoring, broadcasting and military operations applications, the Sony XC-555 (XC555), is a 1/2 type IT CCD, light-weight (60g) and slim single-piece color camera that operates without a Camera Control Unit (CCU). The lack of a CCU coupled with a slim, single-piece design (22h x 22w x 75d mm) allows for more »


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New Mini HD 1/3″ CMOS Camera with HD-SDI output unveiled from Toshiba Imaging – IK-HR1S

For those in need of a mini, single-chip HD industrial camera that switches from progressive to interlace scanning operation while delivering very large bandwidth over longer distances, Toshiba’s new IK-HR1S is an ideal solution for professional and specialized broadcasting and/or industrial imaging applications. Third in Toshiba Imaging’s family of high-definition cameras, the very small form more »


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New HD CMOS Camera with HD-SDI from Toshiba ideal for High Resolution Imaging Applications

For those looking for an HD industrial camera that offers clear images and high resolutions with HD-SDI output, Toshiba’s new IK-HR1S HD 1/3″ CMOS camera may be the solution for your imaging application. Almost identical to its predecessor, the IK-HR1S boasts an increased sensitivity and HD-SDI output versus the DVI-I output found on the already more »


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New HD Switchable (1080i/1080p) One-Piece, Single Chip, Compact, 1/3″ CMOS Industrial Camera – Toshiba IK-HR1DI

The new IK-HR1DI camera is the perfect answer to those users who have been asking for a one-piece 1080i/1080p HD camera from Toshiba Imaging for scientific, broadcast, and industrial users. This one-piece single-chip CMOS camera is in an ULTRA COMPACT sized housing measuring just 1 ¾” x 1 ¾” x 4 1/16″ and weighs but more »


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Sony to release new XCI Smart Camera series ~ Powerful Industrial PC with High End CCD camera in One Small Form Factor (XCI-V100 / XCI-SX100)

Sony introduced their next generation of smart cameras last month at the Vision Show East in Boston, MA. The new Sony Smart Cameras allow OEMs, system integrators and manufacturers to combine a powerful industrial PC with a high-end CCD camera in one small form factor. According to Sony’s June press release; The new additions to more »


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