Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera, USB 2.0
A modern microscope digital camera
Levenhuk C510 NG is a 5-Mpx camera that may be used with microscopes of any type or brand. It allows you to take high-quality images of observed specimens, and the kit includes everything you need to begin your journey through the microcosm. You can have stunning images and captivating videos—all at the press of the button!... more
Levenhuk C510 NG is a 5-Mpx camera that may be used with microscopes of any type or brand. It allows you to take high-quality images of observed specimens, and the kit includes everything you need to begin your journey through the microcosm. You can have stunning images and captivating videos—all at the press of the button!
This digital camera is also capable of transferring the observed views to your PC monitor for real-time observations. To start, all you have to do is attach the camera to your microscope, connect it to a PC via a USB cable (included in the kit), and you're ready to observe and capture. Images and videos are saved on the hard drive for future editing.
The kit includes a CD with special software (Levenhuk ToupView) that allows you to edit previously saved images: zoom them, crop them, change the contrast, and so forth. After you finish, you can save images in the format you need: *.jpg, *.bmp, *.png, *.tif, *.gif, *.psd, *.ico, etc.
The latest version of Levenhuk ToupView software for Windows (release date: 11/20/2013) supports eight languages: English, French, German, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese,Traditional Chinese, Turkish.
To ensure the best possible performance of your new camera, make sure your computer complies with the system requirements specified by the manufacturer. Compatible OS include Mac OS 10.6–10.10, Linux 2.6*, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7/8/10. A USB 2.0 port is required to establish a connection.
The kit includes:
- Levenhuk microscope digital camera
- 2 adapters of different barrel diameters (23.2–30mm and 23.2–30.5mm)
- USB cable
- Installation CD with Levenhuk ToupView image editing software and the required drivers
- User manual and lifetime warranty
* Levenhuk Image Editor for Linux was compiled on Ubuntu 10.04 with kernel 2.6.32-50-generic-pae. If Image Editor still cannot run on your platform or the characters are garbled, contact us and provide your platform info and kernel version.
Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera is compatible with microscopes of 23.2-mm eyepiece tube diameter. The camera can also be mounted on 30-mm and 30.5-mm eyepiece tubes using adapters included in the kit.
|Sensitivity, v / lux.sec @ 550 nm||0.53|
|Exposure time, ms||0.38–2000|
|Speed||5 fps @ 2592x1944
18 fps @ 1280x960
60 fps @ 640x480
|Application||eyepiece tube, instead of the actual eyepiece|
|Image format||*.jpg, *.bmp, *.png, *.tif, *.gif, *.psd, *.ico, etc.|
|Video format||output: *.wmv, *.h264, *.avi;
input: *.wmv, *.asf, *.avi, *.mp4, *.m4v, *.3gp, *.3g2, *.3gp2, *.3gpp, *.mov, *.mkv, *.flv, *.rm, *.rmvb, *.h264, *.h265
|Spectral range||380–650 nm (built-in infrared filter)|
|Method of exposure||ERS (Electronic Rolling Shutter)|
|Software features||image size, brightness, exposure time|
|USB features||USB 2.0, 480 Mb/sec.|
|System requirements||Mac OS 10.6–10.10, Linux 2.6*, Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 (32-bit and 64-bit), CPU up to 2.8 GHz Intel Core 2 or higher; USB port 2.0|
|Software||USB 2.0 driver, Levenhuk ToupView software (Levenhuk Image Editor software for Mac and Linux)|
|Software language||Levenhuk ToupView (Windows): EN, FR, DE, PL, RU, ZH, TR;
Levenhuk Image Editor (Mac and Linux): EN
|Casing||metal, painted black with a gold trim|
|Power supply||via USB 2.0 cable|
|Operating temperature range, °C||-10... 50|
|Usage||General use product. May be used by kids
over 3 years old.
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Hello! The description says CPU up to 2.8 GHz... that means 1.3 GHz will be ok? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Yes, 1.3 GHz should be enough.
What magnification does the camera's objective provide? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Image sensors in digital cameras don't have focal lengths the way other optical elements do. That's why technically we can't speak about the magnification provided by the camera. Addition increase is explained by interpolation.
Can I use the OpenCV library to get images from this camera? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera can be controlled using the Levenhuk ToupView software only.
is this camera compatible with USB 3.0? do you have any other cameras that work with USB 3.0? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera currently supports only USB 2.0 interface. All Levenhuk C series digital cameras for microscopes are connected via USB 2.0 interface.
I have Windows based tablet, can I connect the camera to it? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Unfortunately, we didn't test Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera, USB 2.0 with Windows tablets.
Hello! Is this camera suitable for Carl Zeiss Stemi 2000C? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera, USB 2.0 is suitable for microscopes with barrel diameters of 23.2-30mm and 23.2–30.5mm.
Hello! I own this camera C510 and I have a question for you. When I connect the camera to my pc, the computer can't find the drivers (the camera is detected by the computer though). I didn't find any drivers on your website, please help. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Required drivers can be found on the 'References and Downloads' tab, in the Levenhuk ToupView Software archive
What is the barrel diameter? I think my microscope has 23mm or something like that... Will it fit? Levenhuk Customer Service:
The Levenhuk C510 NG digital camera will fit any microscope with standard barrel diameter of 23,2mm.
will the t510 work on a telescope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Wayne, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products! Yes, it may be used with a telescope of any brand or optical design. Is there any additional information you might need? Looking forward to your reply.
Hi, what is magnification this camera with microscope 870T? Thank you for answer Best regards Roman Manak Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Roman, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products! Camera gives the same magnification as 10x eyepiece. So, the highest magnification with the camera is 1000x. Is there any additional information you might need? Looking forward to your reply.
Hello! How many fps would be in a video with 1280x720 resolution? Levenhuk Customer Service:
At 1280x960 resolution Levenhuk C510 NG camera provides 18 frames per second.
Will this USB camera work with a telescope 2 inch or 1.25 eyepiece holder? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Hello Chet, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. The Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera can be used with microscopes only. Please look through the Levenhuk T510 NG Digital Camera: https://www.levenhuk.com/products/levenhuk-t510ng-digital-camera/. The camera is compatible with focusers of 1.25" in barrel diameter. Is there any additional information you might need? Looking forward to your reply.
Will this camera work on a Nikon SMZ-28 Levenhuk Customer Service:
Hello Sam, Thank you for your interest in Levenhuk products! The Levenhuk C510 NG Digital Camera can be used with microscopes of any type or brand. It comes with 2 adapters of different barrel diameters: 23.2-30mm &23.2-30.5mm. Could you please provide the diameter of your eyepiece tube? Looking forward to your reply.
How do I calibrate the camera for measuring? Levenhuk Customer Service:
The camera calibrates when attached to microscope. more
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