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5MP OV5640


Arducam AutoFocus OV5640 camera breakout incorporates Omnivision 1/4−inch CMOS active−pixel digital imaging sensor OV5640 with an active pixel array of
2592×1944. The entire system-on-a-chip (SOC) has onchip AEC/AGC/AWB etc ISP functions, and supports RAW/YUV/RGB/JPEG different output format.

Key Specification

Optical format1/4−inch (4:3)
Active pixels2592 x 1944
Pixel size1.4 x 1.4µm
Color filterarrayRGB Bayer pattern
ADC resolution10−bit, on−chip
Responsivity 0.6 V/lux-sec
Dynamic range[email protected] gain
Frame Rate5 megapixel (2592×1944): 15 fps
(and any size scaling down from 5 megapixel)
1080p (1920×1080): 30 fps
720p (1280×720): 60 fps
VGA (640×480): 60 fps
QVGA (320×240): 120 fps
ISP functionsAE, AWB, JPEG compression
Output formatYUV(422/420) / YCbCr422, RGB565/555/444, CCIR656, 8-bit compression JPEG data, 8/10-bit raw RGB data

Block Diagram


  • Cellular phones
  • PDAs
  • Toys
  • IoT cameras
  • ARM based platforms
  • Other battery-powered products

Order Information

Check the camera breakout from the product page.


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