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Jenoptik Gryphax Polaris is a flexible 3.4 mega pixel camera. Containing a 1/1.2” CMOS chip. This monochrome camera is the flagship for monochrome fluorescence imaging from Jenoptik, featuring a large individual pixel size of 7.2 microns.

Full Description

Jenoptik Gryphax Polaris, the highest quality monochrome fluorescence camera. With a highly sensitive, square format, 1/1.2” Sony sensor this chip can produce 23 fps even at higher resolutions. The Polaris’ quantum efficiency at 532nm is a respectable 0.73 QE.

Built with flexibility in mind the Polaris allows for varying resolutions featuring:

  • 900 x 900 (0.81 megapixels @ 23fps)

  • 1200 x 1200 (1.41 megapixels @ 23fps)

  • 1800 x 1800 (3.24 megapixels @ 23fps)

The Jenoptik Polaris features large pixel dimensions making it optimal for low light conditions. At 7.2 microns the pixel size of the Polaris is perfect for modern fluorescence applications.

Categories: Monochrome Microscope Camera, Jenoptik Microscope Cameras, Fluorescence Microscope Camera

Interface and Connections

Jenoptik cameras come in a tough aluminium frame, this case is solid unlike other cameras and can help increase the longevity of the camera. With a photocoupler trigger out for non-interference output for TTL signals. 

Each camera has the same case and appearance, with a common C-Mount adapter to connect. Each camera uses a high throughput USB 3.0 interface, this ensures both flexibility and interface longevity.

Couplers and Connectors

With each camera purchase we will supply you with an adapter to fit the existing setup. Simply provide your current camera, microscope and any other information and we can supply all needed to get imaging with the new camera.

Full Specification

Image Sensor Specifications:

  • SONY back-illuminated CMOS 1/1.2"

  • Sensor Diagonal: 12.2 mm

  • Pixel Dimensions: 7.2 x 7.2 μm

  • Monochrome

  • Rolling Shutter

Camera Specifications:

  • Camera Resolution & Speed (LIVE mode): 

900 x 900 pixels at 23 fps

1200 x 1200 pixels at 23 fps

1800 x 1800 pixels at 23 fps

  • Camera Resolution (RECORD mode): 

900 x 900 pixels, 0.81 MPix

1200 x 1200 pixels, 1.44 MPix

1800 x 1800 pixels, 3.24 MPix

  • Camera Resolution & Speed (VIDEO mode): 

1200 x 1200 pixels up to 23 fps

  • Camera Resolution & Speed (SLOW MOTION mode):

1200 x 1200 pixels up to 23 fps

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Personal Computer: Intel i7 Quad-Core (min. 3.0 GHz) processor or comparable | 8 GB RAM (dual-channel)

  • Operating System: 64-bit Win 10 (build 1903 or newer) | macOS Catalina / Big Sur | Linux Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

  • Data Interface: USB 3.0 integrated, no extra power supply needed

  • Monitor Resolution: 1920 x 1200 or higher

  • Software (Included): Microscope software - GRYPHAX APP / Twain APP / DirectX APP / Micro-Manager / MetaMorph / Software Development Kit


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