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

Very small VGA CCD camera with GigE Vision

The GC650 is a fast, VGA-resolution, high-performance machine vision camera with Gigabit Ethernet interface (GigE Vision®). The CCD sensor has excellent image quality and sensitivity. The camera is suitable for applications where speed and excellent image quality are key requirements.

  • 90 fps at 659 x 493
  • Sony ICX424 CCD Sensor

  • Models:
    • GC650, 659 x 493, 90 fps, CCD, mono
    • GC650C, 659 x 493, 90 fps, CCD, color
Prosilica GC 650
Interface IEEE 802.3 1000baseT
Resolution 659 x 493
Sensor Sony ICX424
Sensor type CCD Progressive
Sensor size Type 1/3
Cell size 7.4 µm
Lens mount C (adjustable) / CS
Max frame rate at full resolution 90 fps
A/D 12 bit
On-board FIFO 16 MB
Bit depth 8/12 bit
Mono modes Mono8, Mono12, Mono12Packed
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, 1 output
Opto-coupled I/Os 1 input, 1 output
RS-232 1
Operating conditions/Dimensions
Operating temperature 0°C ... +50°C
Power requirements (DC) 5–25 VDC*
Power consumption (12 V) 3 W
Mass 99 g
Body Dimensions
(L x W x H in mm)
59 x 46 x 33 including connectors, w/o tripod and lens
Regulations CE, FCC Class A, RoHS (2011/65/EU)

* 5–16 VDC for cameras with serial numbers from 02-XXXXX-06000 to 02-XXXXX-07999

Download Prosilica GC650 technical drawing (click here) 

The GC650 features include:

  • Auto Exposure
  • Auto Gain
  • Auto White balance
  • Flexible Binning
  • Region of Interest readout (AOI partial scan)
  • StreamBytesPerSecond (easy bandwidth control)
  • DSP subregion (selectable ROI for auto features)
  • Stream hold
  • Asynchronous external trigger and sync I/O
  • Global shutter (digital shutter)
  • Recorder and Multiframe Acquisition Modes

The GC650 is suitable for applications where speed and excellent image quality are key requirements. These include:

  • Machine vision
  • Industrial inspection
  • Public security
  • Traffic monitoring
  • Robotics

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