ImagEM X2 EM-CCD Camera

ImagEM X2 EM-CCD Camera

Hamamatsu Photonics

The ImagEM X2 is an extremely versatile camera that quietly delivers 70 frames/s at full frame and up to 1076 frames/s with analog binning and regions of interest. With very high signal to noise in ...read more

Request Pricing





Receive your quote directly from Hamamatsu Photonics for ImagEM X2 EM-CCD Camera

Description

 

The ImagEM X2 is an extremely versatile camera that quietly delivers 70 frames/s at full frame and up to 1076 frames/s with analog binning and regions of interest. With very high signal to noise in the near dark conditions, extremely low dark current and global shutter, the ImagEM X2 enables quantitative ultra-low light imaging both for long integration times and at high speed. With EM gain off, the extremely deep full well capacity can extract information from the lowest contrast bright images. Additional new features allow for optimized camera triggering, on-board shuttering for capture of truly dark reference images, streamlined connectivity through IEEE1394b, improved overall signal to noise and increased non-EM dynamic range. Hamamatsu has taken the beloved 512 × 512 EM-CCD sensor and created a masterfully redesigned camera that delivers maximum speed and precision performance.

Features:

High-speed readout

• 70 frames/s (at full resolution)
• 1076 frames/s (at 16 pixel×16 pixel ROI, 4×4 binning)

The new functions of ImagEM X2

• IEEE1394b connectivity
• EM gain measurement and calibration
• SMA triggering ports
• Electron output (by DCAM)
• Corner readout

Hungry for Photons

With large pixels, high QE, and relatively zero read noise, EM-CCD technology performs in low light conditions. How low light? When you've got fewer than 10 photons per pixel (i.e. the dimmest of the dim samples) between the sample and background, EM-CCDs are the perfect tool for the job, delivering the best SNR of any camera technology. For high mag, biologically relevant applications with routine exposure times of 10 ms to 30 ms, the sample is likely emitting 100 s to 1000 s photons per pixel. But with faster speeds come shorter exposure times, risking the ability to capture more than 10 s of photons per pixel in one shot and therefore pushing the application into the ultra-low light zone. The ImagEM X2 makes these super-fast exposures possible and has the sensitivity to provide visually pleasing and quantitatively meaningful images in a photon-starved environment.

Feedback

Request info

To:Hamamatsu Photonics
From:
Please contact me / call me with the ImagEM X2 EM-CCD Camera,

I am looking to purchase in /

.
About you

Write a review

Sharing your experience will help scientists like you. Achieve Reviewer Status and Win an iPad air (All reviews published will be entered into the next drawing on May 30th 2014).

  
Your Email

 



Ease of use

After sales services

Value for money

WATCH:
The benefits of becoming a reviewer
Share your opinions...()
HINTS & TIPS
Give reasons for the star ratings you have awarded for each area.
Would you recommend this to a colleague?
What would you like to have known about equipment and consumables before you purchased?



Why make an enquiry with SelectScience?

  • EASY It’s quick and simple to do
  • FAST Your enquiry will be delivered straight to the manufacturer
  • FREE You’re under no obligation
  • SECURE We only pass your details on to trusted suppliers at your request
  • SAVE TIME Submit your details once and make multiple enquiries
SelectScience Trusted Banner