• 6MP Sony ICX694 CCD sensor
  • Designed for integration into a bench top system
  • Easy USB interface
  • On chip binnning for flexible use


The VS series provides the highest quality images under low light conditions, thanks to the advanced electronics. With 16 Bit digitisation that provides 65536 grey levels, plus high performance thermoelectric cooling to -35°C below ambient.

At 6MPixels per second, the VS series offers the fastest digitisation of any Atik camera, and is ideal for low light applications that require multiple images in quick succession.

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Image Sensor Sony ICX694/5 CCD sensor
Resolution 2750 x 2200
Pixel Pitch 4.54 μm
Sensor Size 12.48 x 9.98
Full Well ~18,000 e-
Read Noise 5e- (typical)
Dark Current Noise
at camera set point
~0.0004 electrons/second at -10°
Set Point Cooling
at ambient of 20oC
Frame Rate Standard: Full frame 0.7 fps
Preview mode: 1.0 fps
Preview + 8 bit mode: 1.5 fps
Mount Type M42 x 0.75
ADC 16 bit
Backfocus Distance 27mm
Reading Mode Electronic shutter
Exposure Range 1ms - unlimited