Excelis CMOS


Industrial • Pathology • Histology • Hematology
Microbiology • Cytology • Geology • Gemology
Brightfield • Darkfield • Phase Contrast • Fluorescence

Catalog Sheet

Upgrade Your Color Imaging
With Excelis MPX-16C

The Excelis MPX-16C 16-megapixel high resolution color microscopy camera delivers incredible images with high definition for a broad range of scientific, clinical and industrial microscope applications.  The included CaptaVision software gives you full control of camera acquisition settings to get the perfect image every time, and the USB 3.0 high speed data transfer from the MPX-16C to your PC ensures you won’t miss a thing.  On-board 3D denoise technology and high sensitivity CMOS sensor make the MPX-16C a great choice for fluorescence, too.


  • 16MP color camera with choice of image resolutions (4608 x 3456, 2304 x 1728,
    1600 x 1200, 1028 x 960)
  • High speed USB 3.0 data transfer for FAST image preview and capture
  • CaptaVision PC Imaging Software for image acquisition control, annotation & analysis
  • Exposure, White balance, Gain, Noise Reduction and Gamma adjustments, and more
  • Dual FPGA processors and unique algorithms produce perfect color reproduction
  • Connects to the camera port of any microscope (requires appropriate
    0.5x C-mount)

Sensor/Adapter 1/2.33″ CMOS / 0.5x C-mount
Image Processor Built-in ISP
Image Transmission

Hi-Speed (FPGA+DDR)

Pixel Size 1.335µm x 1.335µm
Dynamic/Static Resolution 4508×3456, 2304×1728, 1600×1200, 1028×960
Frame Rate 5fps@16MP, 25fps@4MP, 30fps@2MP, 30fps@1.2MP
Scan Mode Progressive
Exposure Time 1ms-999ms
Exposure Mode Auto / Manual
White Balance Auto / Manual
Settings White Balance, Gain, Noise Reduction, Gama, Exposure Time, HDR
Color Temperature 1800K-10000K
Operating Temperature 0-60°C
Operating Humidity 45%-85%
Data Interface USB 3.0, compatible with USB 2.0
PC Imaging Software

CaptaVision Imaging Software (for PC only; Mac OS not supported)

Advanced Camera Controls: live/still image measurement and annotation, flat field correction; extended depth of focus (focus stacking); image stitching; fluorescence image settings; fluorescence multi-color channel mixer merge; HDR (High Dynamic Range) function

Image Types: JPEG, BMP, TIFF, and RAW

System Compatibility

Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10 (32 or 64-bit)

Mac OS X (for image transfer to Mac OS X only)

System Requirements Intel Processor (Core 2 Duo or higher); 2GB memory or more; USB 2.0 Hi-Speed port or higher
Warranty 1 Year