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8L/8PRO


  • 1,35900

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QHY8L - 6.0mega pixel aps-c one shot color ccd camera
 

Description

APS-C is a big size among one shot color CCD cameras. QHY8L/8PRO is a 6 mega pixel camera with APS-C size SONY CCD sensor.
 
SONY's CCD sensor is an excellent due to its low thermal noise. Especially with QHYCCD's 2-stage TEC and thermal construction design QHY8L has the cooling capability of -40C below ambient. It brings a very clean image to you even in 30 minutes or one hour exposure.
 
QHY8L/8PRO has very low readout noise, typically 6e or 7e. In a dark site it can give you a simple and easy way to capture deep sky objects without the complexity and high cost of RGB filters and a color wheel, simplifying the image processing work.
 
QHY8L/8PRO diameter is only 63mm. It is very small and very suitable for Hyerstar imaging.
 
QHY8L/8PRO comes with the cable clip and make the connection solid.

How to select QHY8L/8PRO

First the QHY8L has a lower price than QHY8PRO.
The major different is the CCD sensor. The QHY8L using a Two-field readout sensor.  After the exposure the Red and half of Green pixels are readout first.  Then the Blue and the other half of green pixels are readout. QHYCCD uses technology to keep the two field exposure period the same.  For long exposures, there is no difference for them. To capture fast movement, QHY recommends the progressive scan sensor of QHY8PRO.

Specifications

Difference Between QHY8L and QHY8PRO
 
QHY8L
QHY8PRO
CCD sensor
ICX413AQ
ICX453AQ
Max Cooling
-40 (*Note)
-45
CCD readout Type
Two field Readout
Progressive Scan
Note: This spec is changed from -35C to -40C from 2014.1 wiith the price adjustment.
QHY8L Specification
CCD Sensor
ICX413AQ
Total pixel
3110 x 2030
Pixel Size
7.8um*7.8um
Color method
RGB BAYER film on CCD
Effective sensor area
28.4 mm diagonal
Readout noise
6-10 e   @600 Kpixel/s
QE
60% at Green (Peak) , 50% at Blue and H.a
ABG
-110dB
ADC
16bit
USB
2.0
Weight
400g
Ultra small size suitable for primary focus imaging and Hyperstar

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