Camera Specifications Bobcat-640-CL    
Focal length Broad selection of lenses available
Optical interface C-mount
Imaging performance
Maximum frame rate (full frame) 100 Hz
Window of interest Minimum size 32 x 4
Integration type Snapshot
Integration time range 1 μs - 40 ms
Noise level: High gain 120 e-
Noise level: Low gain 400 e-
Gain level: High gain 1.28 e-/ADU
Gain level: Low gain 16.2 e-/ADU
On-board image processing Image correction (TrueNUC for high and low gain), Auto-Gain and offset, Auto-Exposure, Histogram-Equalization, Trigger Possibilities
ADC 14 bit
Operating mode
Self-starting Yes  
Camera control CameraLink
Image acquisition CameraLink
Trigger Trigger in or out (configurable)
Power requirements
Power consumption 2.8 W
Power supply 12 V
Physical characteristics
Shock 40 G, 11 ms according to MIL-STD810G
Vibration 5g (20 to 2000 Hz), according to MIL-STD810G
Operating case temperature -40ºC to 70ºC (industrial components)
Storage temperature range -45 to 85°C
Dimensions (W x H x L mmᵌ) 55 x 55 x 72
Weight camera head 285 g


  • Array Specifications Bobcat-640-CL  
    Array type InGaAs Focal Plan Array (FPA) ROIC with CTIA topology
    Spectral band 0.9 μm to 1.7 μm (VisNIR optional 0.4 to 1.7 μm)
    Resolution 640 x 512
    Pixel pitch 20 μm
    Readout mode Integrate Then Read (ITR) Integrate While Read (IWR)
    Peak Quantum Efficiency (QE) 80 % (SWIR) 85 % (VisNIR)
    ROIC noise High gain: 60 e- Low gain: 400 e-
    Dark current <1E5 (at 288K sensor temp and 150mV reverse bias) vSWIR: <2E5
    Integration capacitor High gain: 6.7 fF Low gain: 85 fF
    Array cooling TE1-stabilized
    Pixel operability > 99 %