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IMX298 16MP Color Rolling Shutter Camera for Raspberry Pi

Introduction

Arducam IMX298 camera breakout incorporates SONY 1/2.8−inch CMOS which adopts Exmor-R technology to achieve high-speed image capturing with high sensitivity and low noise performance. “RGBW coding” color filter is employed, and RGB primary color mosaic is reproduced on the chip. High sensitivity, low dark current, and smear-free features are achieved. It equips an electronic shutter with variable integration time.

Arducam developed a special camera driver for Raspberry Pi, which lets you can capture 16MP still image and 1080p video on your existing Pi board.

Key Specification

Optical format 1/2.8−inch
Active pixels 4656 H × 3496V
Pixel size 1.12um x 1.12um
Color filter array RGBW Bayer pattern
ADC resolution 10−bit, on−chip
Output Interface 2-Lane /4-Lane MIPI
Frame Rate16 Mp full resolution at 30 fps
1080 at 60 fps

Hardware Connection

Camera driver and Examples

The SDK library and example source code can be download from our GitHub. Software user guide can be found from here.

Pin Definition

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

Pin No.PIN NAME TYPE DESCRIPTION
1GND Ground Power ground
2MDN0 Input Pixel Data Lane0 Negative
3MDP0 Input Pixel Data Lane0 Positive
4GND Ground Power ground
5MDN1 Input Pixel Data Lane1 Negative
6MDP1 Output Pixel Data Lane1 Positive
7GND Ground Power ground
8MCN Input Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Negative
9MCP Input Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Positive
10GND Ground Power ground
11MDN2 Input Pixel Data Lane2 Negative
12MDP2 Input Pixel Data Lane2 Positive
13GND Ground Power ground
14MDN3 Input Pixel Data Lane3 Negative
15MDP3 Input Pixel Data Lane3 Positive
16GND Ground Power ground
17POWER_EN Output Power Enable
18VCC_3.3V POWER 3.3v Power supply
19GND Ground Power ground
20SCL Input Two-Wire Serial Interface Clock
21SDATA Bi-directional Two-Wire Serial Interface Data I/O
22VCC_3.3V POWER 3.3v Power supply

Mechanical Dimension

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Order Information

Check the Raspberry PI Cameras from the product page.

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