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DFK 33GX178e GigE Color Industrial Camera

DFK 33GX178e GigE Color Industrial Camera
  • 1/1.8 inch Sony CMOS STARVIS sensor (IMX178LL)
  • 3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP), up to 19 fps
  • Rolling shutter
  • Trigger and I/O inputs
  • Video Formats: 
    • 8-Bit Bayer (RG)
    • 12-Bit Bayer Packed (RG)
    • 16-Bit Bayer (RG)
    • YUV 4:2:2
    • YUV 4:1:1
    • RGB24

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  • SKU: DFK-33GX178e

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The Imaging Source DFK 33GX178e color camera has a GigE interface and is the perfect solution for many industrial automation, quality assurance, security, surveillance and medical applications. The color camera ships with the very sensitive 1/1.8 inch Sony CMOS STARVIS IMX178LL sensor. With up to 19 images per second, the DFK 33GX178e is a low cost, yet highly versatile imaging solution. The camera includes a C to CS mount adapter, making it compatible to C and CS mount lenses. Using the optional CS to M12 board lens adapter, the camera is also compatible to M12 board lenses.

The Imaging Source authors and supports drivers, SDKs, extensions and end-user software for Microsoft Windows, which can be freely downloaded from our web site. Extensions for Microsoft Windows enable the DFK 33GX178e to be integrated in to common machine vision software libraries, such as LabView and OpenCV. Furthermore, we author and support open source Linux drivers and software (Apache License 2.0) to integrate the camera into popular distributions. Download the Linux source code at GitHub.

Shutter Rolling
NTSC/PAL (field switchable) C/CS
Camera Type Color
Max. Frames per Second Other - See Specs.
Dynamic range 8/12 bit
Video formats @ frame rate (maximum) 3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP) Y800 @ 19 fps 
3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP) Y16 @ 12 fps 
3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP) Y411 @ 12 fps 
3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP) YUY2 @ 9 fps 
3,072×2,048 (6.3 MP) RGB24 @ 6 fps
IR cut filter Yes
Sensor type CMOS STARVIS
Sensor specification  Sony IMX178LL
Shutter rolling
Format 1/1.8 inch
Resolution (maximum) H: 3,072 px, V: 2,048 px
Frame rate (maximum) 19 fps
Pixel size H: 2.4 µm, V: 2.4 µm
Lens mount C/CS
Interface GigE
Supply voltage 11 VDC to 13 VDC or POE: 48 VDC to 56 VDC
Current consumption approx 400 mA @ 12 VDC
Auto iris control No
Trigger Yes
I/Os Yes
Dimensions H: 29 mm, W: 44 mm, L: 57 mm
Mass 120 g
Shutter 20 µs to 60 s
Gain 0 dB to 48 dB
White balance -2 dB to 6 dB
Temperature (operating) -5 °C to 45 °C
Temperature (storage) -20 °C to 60 °C
Humidity (operating) 20 % to 80 % (non-condensing)
Humidity (storage) 20 % to 95 % (non-condensing)
Subject to change
Pixel Size H: 2.4 µm, V: 2.4 µm
FLIR Boson 640