CMOS and sCMOS technology has dramatically improved the state-of-the-art of high-end scientific cameras and also made microscopic imaging much more affordable at the lower end. We are fully independent specialists and would be very happy to listen to your requirements and advise on options for any budget. Some of our recommended options are shown below, but we also offer a huge and rapidly evolving range of other cameras.

  • Photometrics Prime BSI Express


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 6.5µm x 6.5µm Pixel Area
    • 1.0e- Read Noise

  • Andor Sona 4.2


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 2048 x 2048 pixel array
    • 1.6 e- (at any readout rate) Read Noise

  • Photometrics Prime BSI


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 6.5µm x 6.5µm Pixel Area
    • 1.6e- Read Noise

  • Photometrics Prime 95B


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 18.7mm Field of View (1200 x 1200)
    • 1.3e- Read Noise (Median)

  • Photometrics Prime 95B 22mm


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 22mm Field of View (1412 x 1412)
    • 1.6e- Read Noise (median)

  • Photometrics Prime 95B 25mm


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 25mm Field of View (1608 x 1608)
    • 1.6e- Read Noise (median)

  • pco.panda 4.2


    • Up to 80% Quantum Efficiency
    • 2048 x 2048 Pixel Array
    • 2.1 med e- / 2.3 rms e- Read Noise

  • pco.panda 4.2 bi


    • 95% Quantum Efficiency
    • 2048 x 2048 Pixel Array
    • 1.8 med e- / 1.7 rms e Read Noise

  • Photometrics Iris 15


    • 73% Quantum Efficiency
    • 4.25µm x 4.25µm Pixel Area
    • 1.5e- Read Noise

  • Photometrics Iris 9


    • 73% Quantum Efficiency
    • 4.25µm x 4.25µm Pixel Area
    • 1.5e- Read Noise

  • Andor Zyla 4.2 plus sCMOS


    • Active Pixels 2048 x 2048
    • Sensor Size 13.3 x 13.3 mm
    • Pixel size 6.5 μm

  • Andor Zyla 5.5 sCMOS


    • quantum efficiency above 60%
    • high resolution of 2560 x 2160 pixel
    • maximum frame rate 100 fps

  • Hamamatsu ORCA-Flash4.0 V3


    • 82 % (peak QE: @560 nm)
    • 100 frames per second at full resolution
    • Pixel resolution 2048 × 2048

  • pco.edge 5.5


    • quantum efficiency up to 60%
    • Sensor Array 2560 x 2160 pixel
    • maximum frame rate 100 fps

  • Hamamatsu ORCA-Flash4.0 LT+


    • 82 % (peak QE: @560 nm)
    • 30 frames per second at full resolution
    • Pixel resolution 2048 × 2048

  • pco.edge 4.2


    • quantum efficiency 82%
    • sensor array 2048 x 2048 pixel
    • maximum frame rate 40 fps

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