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Software Guide

Introduction

This page describle the basic control over the sensor registers using Arducam camera breakout board, it might not be able to cover all the detail register operations, but give you an insight how to adjust these settings.

Sensor I2C Slave Address

The OV5640 camera I2C 8-bit slave address is fixed to 0x78. With 16bit regsiter address, and 8bit register value.

There is two product ID register (0x300A and 0x300B) which can help diagnose if the I2C bus is accessable and determine the camera models.

Product ID RegisterValue
0x300A0x56
0x300B0x40

Sensor Initialization

You need a basic settings to bring up the sensor and make it working in normal streaming mode. Here is the sample config for the Window GUI.

Camera Sample Config
OV5640_JPEG_2592*1944



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