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QHY QHY12 One Shot Color CCD Camera - QHY12

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QHY12 One Shot Color Camera
For Deep Space and HyperStar Imaging

  • Sony ICX613 Interline Color CCD Sensor
  • 4640 x 3160 pixels
  • 5.12um pixels
  • Two Stage TEC Cooling to -40C below ambient
  • QE is 55% at Green, 46% Red and Blue

The QHY12 is a lightweight one shot color CCD camera with Sony’s APS-C-sized Super HAD ICX613 sensor. It has 14.2 megapixels and the pixel size is 5.12um square.

The QHY12 is a dedicated cooled CCD camera. Using two stage TEC, it can get as low as -40C delta T below ambient. Combined with QHYCCD cooling technology and SONY SuperHAD technology, the QHY12 gives you a clean and low noise image even in a very long exposure. The small diameter and lightweight design make this camera perfect for HyperStar imaging.

Sony ICX613 Sensor Specifications

  • Optical Format: APS-C
  • Active Pixels: 4540 x 3080
  • Pixel Size: 5.12um
  • Color Method: RGB BAYER film on CCD
  • Effective Sensor Area: 28.4 diagonal
  • Max Cooling: -40C below ambient
  • ADC Resolution: 16 bit with CDS and Preamp
  • ABG: -100dB
  • Readout Noise: 8-10e @ 600 Kpixel/s
  • System Gain: 0.5e/ADU
  • Dynamic Range: 71 dB
  • Full Well Capacity: 32ke-
  • Download Speed: 25 sec/6 sec for full image
  • Microlensing? Yes
  • USB: 2.0
  • Weight: 14.1 ounces
  • QE: 55% at Green, 46% at Blue and Ha