Point Grey offers the world's largest selection of USB3 Vision cameras to address the demand for speed, reliability, and ease-of-use.  Shipping since 2011, Point Grey has developed an ecosystem of  products and resources including cables, host controller cards, drivers, API's, and resource articles to help users set up and get the most out of USB3 Vision imaging.


Variety. Point Grey's USB3 Vision portfolio features both CCD and CMOS sensors; two camera form factors; and a resolution range from 1.3 to 9.1 MP and 9 to 162 FPS.   Rich features.  On-camera power, temperature, and status monitoring; in-field updatable firmware; and on-camera processing including color interpolation, look up table, gamma correction, pixel binning functionality and more.
Reliability.  A proprietary USB 3.0 link layer IP gives Point Grey complete control over the camera’s core technology enabling faster customer service. Frame buffer-based architecture is used for optimal performance and reliability.   Everything you need to know.  Shipping since 2011, Point Grey has developed a rich library of resources with practical information on helping you set up and get the most out of USB3 Vision imaging.










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The Grasshopper3 camera line combines large format, high resolution, CCD and CMOS sensors, with the throughput capabilities of USB 3.0 Vision for maximum performance.  It is ideal for a wide variety of demanding applications including flat panel inspection, 3D measurement, ophthalmology, flow-scanning cytometry, and fluorescence imaging. 

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Sensor: Sony 1/1.8”, 2/3”, 1” ; CCD, CMOS
Resolution: 1.4 MP to 9.1 MP
Frame Rate: 9 FPS to 162 FPS
Dimensions: 44 x 29 x 58 mm
Frame Buffer: 128 MB
Interface: USB 3.0 interface with screw locks for camera control, data, and power.
 Product Datasheet      Getting Started Manual
The Blackfly USB3 Vision camera line combines the throughput of USB 3.0, highly sensitive sensors, industry-leading affordability, and a host of unique features for uncompromising value. The ultra-compact Blackfly camera weighs just 36 grams, measures 29 x 29 x 30mm, uses 2 watts of power, and comes with a 3-year warranty. 
Every Blackfly model comes packed with functionality designed to maximize performance and reliability, including a 16 MByte frame buffer; LED status indicators; and an on-camera image processing pipeline that provides color interpolation, gamma, and lookup table functionality.
Sensor: Sony 1/3"' CCD
Resolution: 0.3 MP to 1.3 MP
Frame Rate: 30 FPS to 90 FPS
Dimensions: 29 x 29 x 30 mm
Frame Buffer: 16 MB 
Interface: USB 3.0 interface with screw locks for camera control, data, and power.

The popular Flea3 camera family offers a variety of CMOS image sensors in ultra-compact, low-cost packages. To maximize USB 3.0 reliability, the Flea3 provides a unique set of features including a 32 MB frame buffer.
Sensor: Sony 1/1.8”, 1/3”, 1/2.8”, 1/2.5”; CMOS
Resolution: 1.3 MP to 8.8 MP
Frame Rate: 21 FPS to 150 FPS
Dimensions: 29 x 29 x 30 mm
Frame Buffer: 32 MB 
Interface: USB 3.0 interface with screw locks for camera control, data, and power.
Product Datasheet Getting Started Manual

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