The DS-Qi2 camera uses the full-frame Nikon FX 16.25 megapixel CMOS sensor, providing outstanding monochrome image quality.

Full Frame Nikon FX Format CMOS Sensor

The DS-Qi2 camera provides astonishing image quality from the 16.25 megapixel CMOS sensor. The result is excellent monochrome reproduction with a maximum resolution of 4908×3264 pixels at a frame rate of 6fps, 1636×1088 pixels at 45fps.

Product Highlights

High Resolution Digital Images

Images are captured with a high signal-to-noise ratio. Sensitivity settings span the range from ISO800 to ISO51200, allowing image capture from very bright to extremely dark materials.

High Sensitivity, Low Noise

The DS-Qi2 captures and rapidly stores images at a resolution of up to 4908×3264 pixels. The camera is ideally suited to photomicrography of ultra-fine structures, even when light levels are extremely low, for example when dealing with innovative industrial materials.

Excellent Linearity

With a linearity error of +/- 1%, the DS-Qi2 is a superb tool for measuring very low light intensity.

Core Features

Digital Cameras for Microscopes

Image Sensor Nikon FX-format, Monochrome CMOS senser / Size: 36.0u00d723.9mm
Effective 16.25 megapixels
Recordable Pixels4908u00d73264 pixel (full-pixel)
1636u00d71088 pixel (3u00d73 pixel averaging)
Cooling MethodElectronic cooling
ISO Sensitivity
(Recommended Exposure Index)
Standard: equivalent to ISO 800 (Selectable from ISO800 to 51200 equivalent
Live Display ModeFull-pixel 4908u00d73264 pixel (max 6fps)
3u00d73 pixel averaging 1636u00d71088 (max 45fps)
Lens MountF mount
Exposure Time100 u03bcsec to 60 sec
Image FormatBMP, TIFF, JPEG, etc., selectable in NIS-Elements
InterfaceUSB3.0 (computer control connection) u00d71, External sync input/output u00d71
Power SupplyAC100-240V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption24W
Dimensions105 (W) u00d7 134 (D) u00d7 153 (H) mm
Operating Environment0-30u00b0C, 80% RH max, 30-40u00b0C, 60% RH max. (without condensation)

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