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

Fast CCD camera with EXview sensor - high sensitivity

The GC660 is a fast, VGA resolution, high performance machine vision camera with Gigabit Ethernet interface (GigE Vision®). The GC660 incorporates a Sony EXview HAD CCD sensor that has particularly high quantum efficiency and excellent NIR response for excellent image quality and sensitivity.

  • Sony ICX618 EXview HAD sensor
  • 119 fps at 659 x 493

  • Models:
    • GC660, 659 x 493, 119 fps, CCD, mono
    • GC660C, 659 x 493, 119 fps, CCD, color 
Prosilica GC 660
Interface IEEE 802.3 1000baseT
Resolution 659 x 493
Sensor Sony ICX618
Sensor type CCD Progressive
Sensor size Type 1/4
Cell size 5.6 µm
Lens mount C (adjustable) / CS
Max frame rate at full resolution 119 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 105 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 GC660 technical drawing (click here)

The GC660 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 GC660 is ideal for a wide range of applications including:

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

Application Case Studies: