Imperx - Industrial Cameras

The Imperx Cheetah C2420 CMOS camera is a ruggedized, progressive scan digital camera providing 2464 x 2056 resolution, fast frame rates, and exceptional dynamic range in a small form factor ideal for industrial and other applications.

The camera features the advanced Sony Pregius IMX250 image sensor with global shutter technology and low noise structure. The camera has excellent sensitivity and supports strobe output, trigger inputs, automatic exposure, automatic gain control with multiple LUTs, and other high-value functions. Imperx engineering expertise and precision design give you complete, reliable control over all of your imaging objectives.

The C2420 camera delivers frame rates up to 98 fps with the Camera Link® Base, Medium, Full, PoCL output interface and is available in color and monochrome.


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  • FeatureSpecification
    Resolution2464 x 2056 (5 MP)
    SensorSony Pregius IMX-250
    Sensor Format2/3" optical format
    Pixel Size3.45 microns
    Frame Rate97 fps (8 bit), 79 fps (10 bit), 35 fps (12 bit)
    Digitization8, 10, 12 bit
    ShutterGlobal shutter (GS)
    Dynamic Range71 Db
    Exposure ControlOff, internal, external
    Trigger ModesStandard, fast
    Lens MountC-Mount
    Regions of Interest (ROI)2 ROI
    External Inputs/Outputs2 IN (OPTO, LVTTL) / 2 OUT (OPTO, TTL)
    Dimensions37.0 mm x 37.0 mm x 48.6 mm
    Weight91.8 g
    Power12V DC (5 V to 30 V), 1.5 A
    Environmental-40°C to +85°C Operating, - 50°C to +90°C Storage
    • Global shutter
    • High frame rates
    • Internal, external exposure controls
    • Automatic gain and exposure control (AEC/AGC)
    • Two Areas of Interest (AOI)
    • Camera Link interface
    • Two strobe outputs
    • Trigger inputs
    • Automatic and manual white balance
    • Binning and sub-sampling
    • Dynamic transfer function and gamma corrections
    • Field upgradeable firmware
  • User Manual and Application Notes are available on the product download page.
  • To create your own custom Cheetah ordering code, simply choose one element from each column.
    InterfaceCamera NumberSensor TypeEnvironmentalLens Mount
    CLF – Camera Link Full C2420M – Monochrome
    C – Color
    R – Ruggedized (Standard)C-Mount (Default)

    For additional features including, no cover glass, tape cover glass, as well as filter options, contact IMPERX: +1-561-989-0006 or [email protected]
  • Software updates are available on the product download page.
  • Power Supply
    PS12V04A – Power Supply w/1 input and 1 output

    CBL-PWIO01: Cable Power; Hirose 12p (F) to loose end; 2m – Camera Power Hirose Connection

    IMPERX manufacturers a full line of industrial CMOS cameras for machine vision, imaging, broadcasting, aerial imaging, and traffic / transportation cameras. See our full line of Camera Link© and CoaXPress CMOS Cameras.