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IMX298 16MP Color Rolling Shutter Camera for Raspberry Pi


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.

1 GND Ground Power ground
2 MDN0 Input Pixel Data Lane0 Negative
3 MDP0 Input Pixel Data Lane0 Positive
4 GND Ground Power ground
5 MDN1 Input Pixel Data Lane1 Negative
6 MDP1 Output Pixel Data Lane1 Positive
7 GND Ground Power ground
8 MCN Input Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Negative
9 MCP Input Pixel Clock Output Form Sensor Positive
10 GND Ground Power ground
11 MDN2 Input Pixel Data Lane2 Negative
12 MDP2 Input Pixel Data Lane2 Positive
13 GND Ground Power ground
14 MDN3 Input Pixel Data Lane3 Negative
15 MDP3 Input Pixel Data Lane3 Positive
16 GND Ground Power ground
17 POWER_EN Output Power Enable
18 VCC_3.3V POWER 3.3v Power supply
19 GND Ground Power ground
20 SCL Input Two-Wire Serial Interface Clock
21 SDATA Bi-directional Two-Wire Serial Interface Data I/O
22 VCC_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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