1. Description
  2. Specifications
  3. Smart features
  4. Applications

NEW: 1.2 Megapixel camera for extreme environments

The Prosilica GT1290 is a 1.2 Megapixel camera with a Gigabit Ethernet interface (GigE Vision®). The GT1290 is a rugged camera designed to operate in extreme environments and fluctuating lighting conditions. The GT1290 offers Precise iris lens control allowing users to fix the aperture size to optimize depth of field, exposure and gain without the need for additional control elements.  The GT1290 incorporates a high-quality Sony ICX445 EXview HAD CCD sensor providing excellent monochrome and color image quality.

  • Sony ICX445 EXview HAD CCD sensor
  • Auto Iris (P-Iris and DC)
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE)
  • Ethernet surge suppression
  • Gamma, multiple LUT, color correction
  • Metadata (Chunk data), clock synchronization (IEEE1588)
  • Wide operating temperature range
  • Global shutter (digital shutter)
  • Camera temperature monitoring
  • Models:
    • GT1290, 1280 x 960, 33 fps, CCD mono
    • GT1290C, 1280 x 960, 33 fps, CCD color
Prosilica GT 1290
Interface IEEE 802.3 1000BASE-T, IEEE 802.3af (PoE)
Resolution 1280 x 960
Sensor Sony ICX445
Sensor type CCD Progressive
Sensor size Type 1/3
Cell size 3.75 µm
Lens mount C (adjustable) / CS
Max frame rate at full resolution 33.3 fps
A/D 14 bit
On-board FIFO 128 MB
Bit depth 14 (mono) - 12 (color) bit
Mono modes Mono8, Mono12, Mono12Packed, Mono14
Color modes YUV YUV411Packed, YUV422Packed, YUV444Packed
Color modes RGB RGB8Packed, BGR8Packed
Raw modes BayerRG8, BayerRG12, BayerGR12Packed
General purpose inputs/outputs (GPIOs)
TTL I/Os 1 input, 2 outputs
Opto-coupled I/Os 1 input, 2 outputs
RS-232 1
Operating conditions/Dimensions
Operating temperature -20°C ... +65°C
Power requirements (DC) PoE, or 7-25 VDC
Power consumption (12 V) 2.9 W @ 12 VDC
Mass 211 g
Body Dimensions
(L x W x H in mm)
86 x 53.3 x 33 (including connectors, w/o tripod and lens)
Regulations CE, FCC Class A, RoHS (2011/65/EU)

Download Prosilica GT1290 Technical drawing

The Prosilica GT1290 features include:

  • Auto exposure, auto gain, and auto white balance
  • Flexible binning
  • Region of Interest (ROI) readout
  • DSP subregion (selectable ROI for auto features)
  • StreamBytesPerSecond (easy bandwidth control)
  • Stream hold
  • Multiple LUT
  • Asynchronous external trigger and sync I/O
  • Auto Iris (P-Iris and DC)
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE)
  • Ethernet surge suppression
  • Gamma
  • Color correction
  • Metadata (Chunk data)
  • Clock synchronization (IEEE1588)
  • Recorder and multiframe acquisition modes
  • Camera temperature monitoring

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Remote lens control with Prosilica GT cameras 

The Prosilica GT1290 is ideal for a wide range of applications including:

  • Outdoor imaging
  • Traffic imaging / ITS
  • Public security and surveillance
  • Industrial inspection
  • Machine vision
  • Military and space applications