Arducam 18MP AR1820HS Color 1/2.3−inch CMOS Camera Module


Arducam AR1820HS camera breakout incorporates ON Semiconductor 1/2.3−inch CMOS active−pixel digital imaging sensor AR1820HS with 1.25um x 1.25um A-PixHS™ BSI Pixel . It can support 18-megapixel (4912H x 3684V) digital still images at 24 fps and a 1080p plus additional 27 percent pixels for electronic image stabilization (2448H x 1378V) in digital video mode at 60 fps and 1080p120 fps.


    Optical format 1/2.3−inch (4:3)
    Active pixels 4912H x 3684V
    Pixel size 1.25um x 1.25um
    Color filter array RGB Bayer pattern
    ADC resolution 12−bit, on−chip
    Responsivity 0.62 V/lux−sec (545 nm)
    Dynamic range 65.8 dB
    SNRMAX 36.3 dB
    Output Interface 4-Lane MIPI
    Frame Rate 4:3 – 18 Mp full resolution at 15 fps (MIPI-4L)
    16:9 – 14 Mp at 20 fps (MIPI-4L)
    16:9 – 8 Mp at 30 fps (MIPI-4L)
    16:9 – Full HD + 27.5%EIS at 60 fps
    16:9 – Full HD at 120 fps


  • Digital video cameras
  • Digital still cameras
  • Industrial camera
  • Medical camera
  • Microscopy camera
  • UAV camera


  • The camera module is the RAW sensor which doesn’t include ISP (Image Signal Processing) on the image sensor chip, so it only supports manual exposure, manual white balance, manual gain settings