QHY 8L One Shot Color Camera with 6 MP Sony ICX413AQ Sensor - QHY8L

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    QHY 8L One Shot Color Camera with 6 MP Sony ICX413AQ Sensor - QHY8L

    The QHY8L is a cooled one shot CCD camera that uses the Sony ICX413AQ 6.15 megapixel sensor as its light-gathering source. This APS-C sized sensor, with Super HAD technology, has a total active pixel array of 3032 x 2016 and a pixel size of 7.8 micrometers.

    The Sony ICX413AQ is a diagonal 28.40mm interline CCD solid-state image sensor with a square pixel array and 6.15M effective pixels. Frame readout allows all pixels' signals to be output independently within approximately 1/3.08 second. Adoption of a design especially suited for frame readout ensures a high saturation signal level. High sensitivity and low dark current are achieved through the adoption of R, G and B primary color mosaic filters and HAD (Hole-Accumulation Diode) technology.

    The QHY8L is a real cooled CCD camera and uses two-stage TEC to do the job. Temperatures can reach as low as -40 degrees C delta T below ambient. Combining this cooling technology with the aforementioned Super HAD technology gives you a clean and low noise image even when taking longer exposures of 30 minutes or an hour. Due to its small size, the QHY8L is suitable for HyperStar imaging.

    QHY8L Camera Specifications:

    • Sensor: Sony Super HAD ICX413AQ
    • Total Pixel Array: 3110 x 2030
    • Active Pixel Array: 3032 x 2016
    • Pixel Size: 7.8 micrometers x 7.8 micrometers
    • Color Method: RGB Bayer Film on CCD
    • Readout Noise: 6-10 e-
    • Peak QE: 60% @ Green, 50% @ Blue & Ha
    • Binning Modes: 1x1,2x2,4x4
    • Microlensing: Yes
    • ABG: -110dB
    • 16-bit ADC with CDS and Preamp
    • Interface: USB 2.0
    • Cooling: Two Stage TEC, Low power consumption
    • Fan: Built-in, Active
    • Max Delta: T=40 degrees C below ambient
    • Guide Port: Built-in RJ11 6-pin ST4 type guide port
    • Fully Sealed: Yes
    • Center and Tilt Adjustable construction
    • Built-in temperature sensor
    • Power Supply: DC201 DC Adapter with regulated TEC controller
    • Length: 129 mm or 5.07 inch
    • Diameter: 63 mm or 2.48 inch
    • Weight: 13.76 ounces

    Additional Information

    Binning Modes1x1 and 2x2 and 4x4
    Camera Cooling TypeFan/ Built In & Thermoelectric Cooling (TEC)
    Camera SeriesQHY Color Cooled Cameras
    CCD ClassStandard
    Dimensions5.07" L x 2.48" D
    Front or Back IlluminationFront
    Integrated GuiderIntegrated Guider
    InterfaceUSB 2.0
    Pixel Array3110 x 2030
    Pixel Size7.8 microns
    Quantum Efficiency60% @ green & 50% @ blue & Ha
    Sensor DesignInterline Transfer
    Sensor ManufacturerSony
    Sensor TypeColor
    Shutter TypeDigital
    Single or Dual SensorSingle
    Warranty2 Year Warranty

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