mvIMPACT Acquire SDK

The cross-platform software interface to your application

With the mvIMPACT Acquire SDK you receive a uniform and comprehensive driver API for all important operating systems (Windows and Linux; x86_64 and ARM, incl. NVIDIA) with helpful tools for controlling our hardware and for image acquisition for all cameras.

In addition to numerous wizards for optimizing image settings, the included configuration interface wxPropView provides convenient access to camera parameters and useful analysis tools as well as image and video acquisition capabilities.

The mvIMPACT Acquire SDK is compatible to the current image processing standards GenICam, GigE Vision and USB3 Vision.

Extensive endurance testing during development ensures high stability and robustness, which has been proven in many demanding applications in a wide range of industries.

If you want to use a different or more advanced software, it's no problem. Our hardware is supported by the most common image processing packages image processing packages.

If desired, our SDK can also be used with cameras from other manufacturers that are compliant with image processing standards such as GenICam, GenTL (Producer), GigE Vision and USB3 Vision. If you are interested, please contact our sales department.

The scope of the mvIMPACT Acquire SDK includes tools that check for driver or firmware updates at startup, as well as a variety of sample programming codes with common use cases that can be used as a starting point for custom applications. Sample codes are available for all supported programming languages, including

  • C,

  • C++,

  • .NET,

  • Python and

  • Java

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In addition, the mvIMPACT Acquire SDK with the mvVirtualDevice to acquire images without MATRIX VISION hardware from the local hard disk, for example to test your own images. Furthermore you can program the hardware specific part of your application without MATRIX VISION hardware.

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