Which camera interfaces are there and what are the features ?

mvBlueFOX, mvBlueCOUGAR, mvTITAN, mvGAMMA, mvDELTA, mvSIGMA, mvHYPERION, mvBlueLYNX, mvBlueLYNX-M7

Camera type Analog cameras1 CameraLink cameras1 USB cameras FireWire cameras Gigabit Ethernet cameras
Max. data rate 40-80 Mbyte/s 255 Mbyte/s (BASE)
510 Mbyte/s (MEDIUM)
650 Mbyte/s (FULL)
60 Mbyte/s (USB 2.0) 50 Mbyte/s (FireWire A)
100 Mbyte/s (FireWire B)
125 Mbyte/s
Processor load of host PC low low medium..high (according to the driver implementation and resolution) medium medium..high (according to the driver implementation and resolution)
Max. cable length 100 m 10 m 5 m
30 m (with repeater)
5 m (FireWire A)
100 m (FireWire B)
100 m
Power supply over standard cable - optionally yes yes optionally

1 Cameras need a frame grabber

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