Smart Camera


NI Smart Cameras are industrial, high-quality image sensors combined with powerful processors to create rugged, all-in-one solutions for machine vision applications. They are designed to tightly integrate with NI programmable automation controllers and human machine interfaces as well as work with the entire suite of vision algorithms in the NI vision software platform.




Model      NI-1722 NI-1742 NI-1744 NI-1762 NI-1764
Resolution 640 x 480
 640 x 480
1280 x 1024
640 x 4 80
 1280 x 1024
Image Interfacing
On- Board
On-Board
On-Board
 On-BoardOn-Board
Image Buffering
 N/A N/A
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Memory128MB
128MB 
128MB 
128MB 
128MB 
Software Applications
 NI Vision Builder
LabVIEW
  NI Vision Builder
LabVIEW
  NI Vision Builder
LabVIEW
  NI Vision Builder
LabVIEW
  NI Vision Builder
LabVIEW
PC Emulator YES YES YES YES YES
Imager Type CCD CCD CCD CCD CCD
Imager Size 1/3 1/3 1/2 1/3 1/2
Shutter Mode GLOBAL GLOBAL GLOBAL GLOBAL GLOBAL
Frames / Second 60 60 13 60 13
ColorNO
NO
NO
NO
NO
Remote Head NO NO NO NO NO
Strobe Output NOYES
 YESYES
YES
On-Board I/O 2 In / 2 Out
  2 In / 2 Out  2 In / 2 Out  2 In / 2 Out  2 In / 2 Out
/O Wiring 24vDC24vDC
24vDC
24vDC
24vDC
I/O Expansion NONO
NO
NO
NO
Serial Port YES YES YES YES YES
Ethernet Port YES YES YES YES YES
Communications ProtocolsEthernet/IP,Modbus,
Modbus/TCP,TCIP
 Ethernet/IP,Modbus,
Modbus/TCP,TCIP
 Ethernet/IP,Modbus,
Modbus/TCP,TCIP
 Ethernet/IP,Modbus,
Modbus/TCP,TCIP
 Ethernet/IP,Modbus,
Modbus/TCP,TCIP
Power Requirements 24vDC 24vDC 24vDC 24vDC 24vDC
Dimensions (cm)
 8.58 x 5.06 x 11.77
  8.58 x 5.06 x 11.77  8.58 x 5.06 x 11.77  8.58 x 5.06 x 11.77  8.58 x 5.06 x 11.77

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