5-III 224


5-III 224

Regular price
$ 149.00 Sold out
Sale price
$ 149.00
Unit price

5-III 224 Cameras Available Only While Supplies Last!


The QHY5-III series camera is the USB3.0 super speed camera with a guide port. It still uses 1.25inch style eyepiece design and it has the adjustable location ring to be par focal with an eyepiece.
QHY5-III has an advanced thermal design.   The heat generated by the CMOS sensor is transferred onto the telescope's eyepiece tube. Additionally, some of the heat can be transferred to the heat sink on the location ring and cooled by air. 
The software support includes the EZPlanetary SharpCAP FireCapture NativeWDM BroadCast WDM and ASCOM.
QHY5III224 uses IMX224 sensor. This sensor has only color version. With extremely low readout noise. The IMX224 sensor is regarded as one of the most sensitive color sensors from SONY.
LEMO Guide Port - Solid and Stable Contact
QHY5-III uses the 5pin LEMO guide port. The camera comes with a 5pin to RJ11 guide cable.


QHY5III224 Specification
CMOS Sensor
Sony IMX224 Exmor CMOS sensor (Color)
Imager Size
Typical 1/3inch
Effective Pixels
1280*960  2.35mega pixels
Effective Area
Pixel Size
Readout Type
Progressive Scan
Peak QE
Readout Noise
0.5-0.7e@middle gain with HGC mode
3e@lowest gain with LGC mode
Rolling Electric Shutter
Max Frame Rate(8BIT)
150FPS @ 1280*960   300FPS@640*480    557FPS@320*240
ADC Sample Depth
10/12bit,  Output  8bit/12bit 
Exposure Time
Pixel Binning
1x1 2x2
Yes,onchip micro lens array
Anti-amplight Control
Yes (Reduce the amplight significantly)
Guide Port
Yes, 5PIN Lemo aviation socket
Back Focal
Approx. 11mm
Camera Size
1.25inch Eyepiece Size (D=31.6mm)
Optic Window
AR+IR cut 680nm (Color)
Support Software
Items included in standard package
QHY5III224 camera. Confocal ring. 1.5meter USB3.0 cable. 1.5meter 5pin lemo to RJ11 guide cable. (may not include the 50mmF1.4 lens)

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