- October 12, 2010
- e-con Systems
October 11, 2010 ‚Äì e-con Systems announced e-CAM50_CU5642_MOD, its 5M pixel camera module with a S-mount lens holder. This is a small form-factor pluggable camera module based on Omnivision‚Äôs OV5642 sensor and mounted with M12P0.5 S-mount lens holder, allowing customers to choose a lens that meets their demanding application requirements. Unlike camera modules that are used in Notebook/Mobile camera applications, these pluggable camera modules are mounted with the Smount lens holder and customers can choose a lens that is optically meeting their application requirements such as Field of View, Depth of Focus, Minimum focal distance, adjustable focal length etc. The e-CAM50_CU5642_MOD houses Omnivision‚Äôs OV5642 CMOS image sensor that can directly be interfaced with various application processors including OMAP35x, PXA3xx, PXA270 etc. These camera modules are supported with Linux and Windows CE drivers for this module. The company has also launched an interface board for connecting this module with OMAP3530 EVM board. There is also a sample application is available with all the major features that a camera application developer would look for. Along with the camera board, e-con provides V4L2 Linux camera drivers with full source code.