ORCA-Fusion BT Digital CMOS camera
The ORCA-Fusion BT camera is the pinnacle of scientific CMOS (sCMOS) performance. The specifications are without compromise: ultra-low readout noise, CCD-like uniformity, fast frame rates and back-thinned enabled high QE. But the beauty of the ORCA-Fusion BT is what this combination of exceptional photon detection and collection can do for you. See the dimmest whisper of signal, acquire visually stunning, high S/N images from the fewest photons, capture previously unresolved temporal events and perform computational methods with confidence. The ORCA-Fusion BT is the camera that makes the difficult experiments easy and previously impossible experiments possible.
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Exclusive industry leading BT sCMOS performance with trusted Hamamatsu quality and reliability
A practical and functional replacement for expensive EM-CCDs with uncompromising sensitivity, speed and versatility
Sample: H9c2, Objective lens: Apo TIRF 60XC (NA1.49), ND: 8, Interval: 15 sec
HCS NuclearMask Stains / Exposure 20 ms
MitoTracker / Exposure 500 ms
CellMask Plasma Membrane stains / Exposure 500 ms
“Lightsheet Readout Mode” is a unique and patented feature of Hamamatsu sCMOS cameras which can improve signal to noise ratios in Lightsheet microscopy.
For more information about the principle and features of Lightsheet Readout Mode, please see details from below.
With the introduction of the ORCA-Fusion BT, users are now able to stream 5 megapixel images to their computers 89 frames per second. The computer recommendations for this high data rate can be met by using the guidelines listed this PC Recommendations for ORCA-Fusion BT.
|Effective no. of pixels||2304 (H) × 2304 (V)|
|Cell size||6.5 μm (H) × 6.5 μm (V)|
|Readout speed||Fast scan: 89.1 frames/s (@2304 x 2304 pixels, 16 bit)|
|Readout noise||Ultra-quiet scan: 0.7 electrons rms (Typ.)|
|Dynamic range||21 400:1 (Typ.)|
|A/D converter||16 bit, 12 bit, 8 bit|
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