General Camera Information

Camera information

Pixelink Cameras
Pixelink manufactures cameras for microscopy and machine vision applications. This section of our knowledge base provides information about the specificat...
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018 at 4:24 PM
Pixelink Product Numbering
Each model of camera is based on a sensor and electronics package and has a number of configuration options that include: Target market and application; ...
Wed, 1 Aug, 2018 at 4:08 PM
Introduction to Pixelink Drivers
Pixelink provides drivers for FireWire, GigE and USB interfaces on Windows operating systems, and for USB 3.0 interfaces on some Linux operating systems. A...
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018 at 4:34 PM
Handling Procedures
Enclosed Cameras ESD – Pixelink enclosed cameras are not ESD sensitive and can be handled without ESD protection. Water & Dust – The encl...
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018 at 3:53 PM
Power is generally supplied over the interface connection. External power can be supplied to cameras if necessary. Power Requirements The camera...
Thu, 22 Mar, 2018 at 12:27 PM
How To Interpret Digital Camera Parameters
This topic defines digital camera parameters, as they relate to image quality, and explains how they are measured at Pixelink. There are many more but w...
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018 at 3:57 PM
Image Data Formats
This document describe the layout of information within a frame of image data populated by a call to the Pixelink API's function PxLGetNextFrame or a...
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018 at 4:08 PM
Shock, Vibration and Temperature
Shock and Vibration Pixelink PL-B and PL-E enclosed cameras will withstand the following shock and vibration limits: Variable frequency vibration f...
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018 at 5:00 PM
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) reliability statistics for Pixelink cameras.
Pixelink does not currently compute Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) reliability statistics for Pixelink cameras or for the imaging sensors used on these ca...
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018 at 3:51 PM
LED Light Status
The cameras have a Status LED that indicates the hardware and operational status of the camera. The LED indicates the following behavior: Flashing or...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 5:04 PM