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Hardware Guide

Introduction

This hardware guid helps for interfacing the Arducam OV9281 camera module. There are hardware USB2 or USB3 camera shield develop boards and mipi adapter board which can well mate this camera module without designing any customize board, they can be used for fast evaluation for this camera module.

Pin Definition

The camera module using Molex 545482671_SD or similar 22pin 0.5mm pitch FPC connector.

Pin No.PIN NAME TYPE DESCRIPTION NOTE
1 GNDGroundPower ground
2MDN0InputPixel Data Lane0 Negative
3MDP0InputPixel Data Lane0 Positive
4GNDGroundPower ground
5MDN1InputPixel Data Lane1 NegativeM12 Version Only
6MDP0InputPixel Data Lane1 PositiveM12 Version Only
7GNDGroundPower ground
8 MCNInput Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Negative
9 MCPInput Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Positive
10GNDGroundPower ground
11 NC NC NC
12 NC NC NC
13GNDGroundPower ground
14 NCInput NC
15 NCInput NC
16GNDGroundPower ground
17 POWER_ENOutputPower Enable
18LED-ENInput Led Enable
19GNDGroundPower ground
20SCLInputTwo-Wire Serial Interface Clock
21SDATABi-directionalTwo-Wire Serial Interface Data I/O
22VCC_3.3V POWER3.3v Power supply

Mechanical Dimension

OV9281(1 Lane) with fixed lens
OV9281(2 Lane) with M12 lens

Lens Option

There are M12 mount lenses can be used together with is camera module. This is 1/4″ optical format sensor, so make sure the lens optical format is bigger than 1/4″ or else there will be dark corner. More lens options can be found from lens product page.

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