3.1 Megapixel USB 2.0 Microscopy Camera
MSRP: $1,900.00 USD*

Lumenera’s INFINITY1-3 digital camera is designed to be a cost-effective, versatile solution for documentation life science, clinical and material science applications.

The INFINITY1-3 scientific CMOS camera provides extremely fine detail that was previously invisible to lower megapixel imaging systems with 2048x1536 resolution. Benefit from fast, smooth previews during sample manipulation with high frame rates of up to 80 frames per second. The INFINITY1-3 is available in color, as well as OEM form factors including board-level and custom enclosures.

Excellent Color Reproduction:

Years of experience in the microscopy market have allowed Lumenera to develop specialized color algorithms ensuring excellent color reproduction in samples ranging from stained cells to wafer inspection.

Full Image Analysis Software Included:

Every INFINITY camera includes INFINITY ANALYZE software for advanced camera control, image processing, measuring and annotation, as well as INFINITY CAPTURE, an intuitive user interface which includes all of the basic features needed to control your INFINITY camera and capture images.

Third-Party Software Integration:

INFINITY cameras are integrated into a variety of third-party software packages through direct drivers or with TWAIN/DirectX support.

Mac Camera Software:

A Mac camera driver, capture application and ImageJ plug-in are available for the INFINITY1-3. Please refer to the Microscopy Drivers/Software Downloads page under Support for up-to-date details.

Superior Technical Assistance Center (TAC):

As a Lumenera customer you gain access to the TAC group and knowledge base, which provide full support for cameras, software and microscopy applications.

Product Highlights:

  • Low noise, progressive scan 1/2" 3.1 megapixel image sensor
  • High-speed USB 2.0 for ease of installation on any computers
  • Full color sub-windowing allows for rapid focus and scanning of samples: up to 80fps at 640x480
  • Crisp color quality for the most demanding brightfield and darkfield microscopy applications including clinical pathology and cytology, life science and geology
  • Select 8 & 10-bit pixel data modes

Included in the Box:

  • INFINITY1-3C — 3.1 Megapixel CMOS Color USB 2.0 Camera
  • Lu802 — 2 m USB 2.0 Cable
  • LuINFSW-DVD — DVD with INFINITY user application software (including INFINITY ANALYZE), TWAIN driver and documentation

Ordering Options:

  • LuIAP-1 — INFINITY Advanced Features Pack 1: Includes USB Key for extra INFINITY ANALYZE license, additional 1 year warranty, 1 advance product replacement
  • LuSDKSW — Software Developer’s Kit (Web Download)
  • La20606 — 6VDC, 2A, 12W Power Supply (Optional)

Technical Specifications

Camera Settings

Image SensorCMOS, Micron MT9T001, Progressive Scan, Avail in Color
Effective Pixels2048 x 1536, 3.2µm square pixels
Optical Format1/2”
Frame Rate12
Dynamic Range63 dB
Bit Depth8 and 10-bit uncompressed
Read Noise18 e-

Camera Controls

Mass300 g
Power RequirementUSB bus power (optional 6VDC - 500mA)
Power Consumption~2.5 W
Operating Temperature0 to +50 °C
Operating Humidity5 to 95 %, Non-condensing
Integration Time128µs - 500ms (video) 128µs - 4s (snapshot)
ShutterRolling shutter with single frame capture
ROIUser Selectable
Exposure ControlAutomatic and Manual
White BalanceAutomatic and Manual
Gain1 to 3.88x
Interface ConnectorUSB 2.0
Dimensions3.85 x 2.25 x 2.75 inches
Lens MountC-Mount lens adapter
*North American MSRP, excluding taxes and shipping. Duties and other costs may be incurred in other regions.