mobile | classic
Dataweek Electronics & Communications Technology Magazine





Follow us on:
Follow us on Facebook Share via Twitter Share via LinkedIn


Search...

Electronics Buyers' Guide

Electronics Manufacturing & Production Handbook 2019


 

Stunning images from 2 megapixel module
27 June 2007, Electronics Technology

The VS6724 from STMicroelectronics is an UXGA, CMOS colour digital camera module suited to applications such as security cameras, video conference cameras, mobile games platforms, PDAs and mobile phones. The module features an onboard PLL supporting a wide range of input clock frequencies (6,5 to 27 MHz), comes in an SmOP2 package measuring 8 mm x 8 mm x 5,5 mm which is compatible with industry standard sockets, and features ultra-low standby power consumption.

The sensor array is 2 megapixel UXGA, with the hardware M-JPEG encoder delivering what the company claims is best-in-class performance of 30 fps (frames per second) UXGA resolution output, providing for fast image capture. Internal register reconfiguration is done via an I²C interface, and features such as image pan/tilt mode and imaging special effects like sepia, negative and black and white are incorporated.

The digital video interface supports ITU-R BT.656-4 YUV (YCbCr) 4:2:2 with embedded synchronisation signals, 8-bit parallel video interface with external horizontal and vertical synchronisation signals, as well as output video formats of YCbCr 4:2:2 at up to 15 fps, RGB (444 and 565) at up to 15 fps and M-JPEG at up to 30 fps. The figure shows a typical application diagram for the module.

Two package options are available: the VS6724P0LP contains a camera module on a flexible cable with a board-to-board connector, while the VS6724Q0KP contains a camera module suitable for insertion into a socket. Both are also available in small plug-in modules. Also available is a demonstration kit that comes supplied with a small plug-in module containing a VS6724Q0KP. This demonstration kit streams video data via USB to a host PC and the software supplied allows the images to be viewed and sensor parameters to be adjusted.

For more information contact Larry Gordon, Arrow Altech Distribution, +27 (0)11 923 9600, lgordon@arrow.altech.co.za, www.arrow.altech.co.za


Credit(s)
Supplied By: Altron Arrow
Tel: +27 11 923 9600
Fax: +27 11 923 9884
Email: info@arrow.altech.co.za
www: www.altronarrow.com
  Share on Facebook Share via Twitter Share via LinkedIn    

Further reading:

  • FPGA video and image processing ecosystem
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Programmable Logic
    Microchip Technology, via its Microsemi subsidiary, announced its Smart Embedded Vision initiative that provides solutions for designing intelligent machine vision systems with Microchip’s low-power PolarFire ...
  • 80 V buck driver for LEDs
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Power Electronics / Power Management
    Infineon Technologies’ new LED driver, the ILD8150/E, features an innovative hybrid dimming mode technology for achieving 0,5 percent of the target current. With its supply voltage range from 8 V up to ...
  • Impedance and potentiostat front end
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
    A new electrochemical and impedance measurement front end has been developed by Analog Devices to enable the next generation of vital sign monitoring devices and intelligent electrochemical sensors. The ...
  • ‘Industry’s fastest’ 12-bit ADC
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
    Texas Instruments introduced a new ultra-high-speed analog-to-digital converter (ADC) with what it claims are the industry’s widest bandwidth, fastest sampling rate and lowest power consumption. The ADC12DJ5200RF ...
  • Crystal oscillators for automotive systems
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
    Mercury Electronics Europe has announced a new range of wide operating temperature crystal oscillators that are suitable for use in automotive applications. The new surface mount HY series offers 15 ...
  • Automotive touchscreen controllers
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
    Microchip Technology has rolled out three new maXTouch touchscreen controllers and optimisation services which address the electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) challenges ...
  • PCIe clock buffers
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI
    Microchip Technology announced four new 20-output differential clock buffers that exceed PCIe (PCI Express) Gen 5 jitter standards for next-generation data centre applications. The ZL40292 (85 termination) ...
  • Fingerprint sensor module
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Computer/Embedded Technology
    The One Touch Access 100-USB from NEXT Biometrics is a high-quality, bezel-less USB fingerprint area sensor module designed for integration into custom application products such as notebooks, tablets, ...
  • High-speed fuses to protect critical power electronics
    26 June 2019, Altron Arrow, Circuit & System Protection
    Littelfuse high-speed (semiconductor) fuses protect critical power electronics from over-currents that may cause damage to electronic equipment. The company’s high-speed fuses are reliable, very fast-acting ...
  • The ultimate wireless mesh for Industrial IoT in SA?
    29 May 2019, Altron Arrow, This Week's Editor's Pick, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT
    Analog Devices’ SmartMesh could help with predictive maintenance of the largely metal and concrete buildings which include industrial plants, data centres, commercial buildings, bridges and tunnels.
  • Multi-constellation GNSS module
    29 May 2019, Altron Arrow, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT
    Telit’s new GE310-GNSS is an IoT (Internet of Things) module with GSM/GPRS, multi-constellation satellite positioning and Bluetooth functionality, packaged in a 270 mm² form factor. The module enables ...
  • High-side switch for 12 V systems
    29 May 2019, Altron Arrow, Power Electronics / Power Management
    The Power PROFET BTS50010-1TAE from Infineon Technologies is a high-side switch designed to drive currents up to 40 A d.c. in 12 V systems. With an on-resistance down to 1,0 m, the device is packaged ...

 
 
         
Contact:
Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd
1st Floor, Stabilitas House
265 Kent Ave, Randburg, 2194
South Africa
Publications by Technews
Dataweek Electronics & Communications Technology
Electronics Buyers’ Guide (EBG)

Hi-Tech Security Solutions
Hi-Tech Security Business Directory

Motion Control in Southern Africa
Motion Control Buyers’ Guide (MCBG)

South African Instrumentation & Control
South African Instrumentation & Control Buyers’ Guide (IBG)
Other
Terms & conditions of use, including privacy policy
PAIA Manual





 

         
    Classic | Mobile

Copyright © Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd. All rights reserved.