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Basler ace acA2500-60um Area Scan Camera

The Basler acA2500-60um USB 3.0 camera with the ON Semiconductor PYTHON 5000 CMOS sensor delivers 60 frames per second at 5 MP resolution.

(H x V pixels)
2590 px x 2048 px
Pixel Size horizontal/vertical 4.8 µm x 4.8 µm
Frame Rate 60 fps
Mono/Color Mono
Interface USB 3.0
Video Output Format Mono 8, Mono 10, Mono 10 Packed
Pixel Bit Depth 10 bits
Exposure Control
  • programmable via the camera API
  • external trigger signal
  • external trigger
  • software
  • free-run
Housing box
Housing Size (L x W x H) in mm 29.3 x 29.0 x 29.0
Housing Temperature 0 °C - 50 °C
Lens Mount
  • C-mount
Digital Input 1
Digital Output 1
General Purpose I/O 2
Power Requirements Via USB 3.0 interface
Power Consumption (typical) 3.5 W
Weight (typical) 80 g
  • CE
  • RoHS
  • GenICam
  • IP30
  • UL (in preparation)
  • FCC
  • USB3 Vision
Sensor Vendor ON Semiconductor
Sensor PYTHON 5000
Shutter global shutter
Max. Image Circle 1 inch
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size (mm) 12.44 mm x 9.83 mm
Order Number 106742
Physical Interface and I / O Control
  • Debouncer
  • Minimum Output Pulse Width
  • IO Signals: Frame Burst Start Wait
  • IO Signals: Frame Start Wait (ex Ready4Trigger)
  • IO Signals: Exposure Active Signal
  • IO Signals: UserOutput
  • IO Signals: Timer 1 Active
Image Acquisition Control
  • AcquisitionStartTrigger
  • FrameStartTrigger
  • Triggered by Software
  • Triggered by IO
  • Trigger Delay
  • Acquisition Status
  • FrameBurstStartTrigger
Standard Features
  • Region of Interest
  • Binning Horizontal
  • Binning Vertical
  • Reverse X (Horizontal Mirroring)
  • Reverse Y (Vertical Mirroring)
  • AutoFunctionProfile
  • Lookup Table
  • Test Images
  • Sequencer
  • Adjustable Gain All
  • Automatic Gain Control
  • Adjustable Black Level All
  • Gamma Correction (User)
  • Exposure Control via API
  • Exposure Control via external trigger
  • Automatic Exposure Control
  • Configuration Sets
  • Temperature Readout
  • UserDefinedValue
  • RemoveParameterLimits
  • Device Information Parameters
Chunks and Event Reporting
  • FrameBurstStartOvertrigger
  • Time Stamp
  • I/O Line Status
  • CRC Checksum
  • CounterChunk
  • Sequencer Set Active
  • Exposure Time
  • Gain Value
  • ExposureEnd
  • FrameStart
  • FrameStartWait
  • FrameStartOvertrigger
  • FrameBurstStart
  • FrameBurstStartWait
Pixel Formats
  • Mono8
  • Mono10
  • Mono10p
Please find the mechanical drawings (CAD) in the “Downloads” tabBasler ace acA2500-60um Area Scan Camera - Dimensions



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At the "Downloads"-Tab you can download the Basler pylon Camera Software Suite for free. The pylon Software Suite operates with all of our GigE, IEEE 1394 and USB 3.0 cameras and most of our Camera Link cameras. It offers reliable and flexible image data exchange between your Basler cameras and the PC, at a low CPU load. Please find more information on pylon on
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