Fast infrared camera

The X6580sc is the ideal camera for outstanding applications in research and development. The camera features high speed (about 355 kHz in fullscreen) combined with excellent temperature resolution high spatial resolution, making it ideal for the observation of extremely fast processes and processes.

Key features


  • Up to 355 Hz framerate at 640 x 512 Pixel
  • Sensitive MWIR 640 x 512 sensor (1,5 - 5μm). Material: InSb
  • Outstanding thermal resolution. NETD < 25mK (20mK typ.)
  • Precise f/2 lenses with USL motor (manual and motorized focus, with auto focus)
  • Precise and flexible triggering
  • Intuitive touch display on the camera rear side


The-Series has an incredibly flexible connectivity.
Available interfaces:

  • Cameralink for full-speed video transfer
  • Gigabit Ethernet for digital video transfer to laptop computers
  • HDMI for video transfer directly to displays
  • WiFi for video transfer to IOS devices (iPhone, iPad).
  • Sync- and Trigger for external synchronization of image acquisition
  • Lockin-input for real-time acquisition of analog reference signals.
  • Built-in function generator.

Rear panel of X6580sc


Focal length 12mm 25mm 50mm 100mm 200mm Close-up x3
Aperture f/2 f/2 f/2 f/2 f/2 f/3
Field of view (h/v) 44°x34° 22°x17° 11°x8,8° 5,5°x4,4° 2,75°x2,2° 3,2x2,6mm


Sensor X6580sc
Resolution 640 x 512
Framerate 355 Hz
Detector material InSb
Spectral sensitivity 1,5 μm - 5 μm
Pitch 15 μm
NETD < 25 μm (20 mK typisch)
Aperture f/3
Cooling Closed cycle Stirling
Data transfer  
Read-out Snapshot
Read-out modes ITR or IWR
Synchronisation IRIG-B, Sync-In, Trigger-In
Time stamp Internal IRIG-b Decoder Clock / TSPI Accurate Time Stamp
Exposure 500ns to max. framerate
Windowing yes, variabel
Dynamics 13 Bit
Accuracy ±1°C or ±1% of reading
Standard calibration 5°C bis 300°C
Extended calibration bis 3000°C
Filter exchangeable filter wheel with 4 slots
Operational temperature -20°C bis 50°C
Vibration and schock operational 15g, IEC 68-2-29 / operational 2g, IEC 68-2-26
Supply 24VDC
Weight (w/o lens) 5,05 kg
Dimensions 280×150×180mm
Mounting UNC 1/4”−20 und 3 × M5 Gewinde