Levenhuk M500 BASE Digital Camera
A modern microscope digital camera
The Levenhuk M500 BASE Digital Camera is a 5 megapixel accessory for your microscope. Connect the camera to a computer, select the mode and take pictures of microscopic samples, record your research and share your findings with like-minded people. The camera will be an excellent student’s assistant in research of the microworld. It will help to make a modern digital device out of a microscope.
The camera can be installed on any microscope with an eyepiece tube of 23.2mm diameter. To use the camera with microscopes of other diameters, you need to purchase an adapter. The camera is connected to a computer via a USB cable that comes in the kit.
The Levenhuk M500 BASE camera allows you to take high-quality photos and videos with a resolution of up to 2592x1944 pixels. When recording a video, you can select one of four preset modes. After taking pictures and videos, all the received files can be processed using the Levenhuk software.
To ensure the best possible performance of your new camera, make sure your computer complies with the system requirements specified by the manufacturer. Compatible OS include Mac, Linux, and Windows. A USB 2.0 port is required to establish a connection. If the software does not run on your computer, please contact us and specify your operating system and its version (for Linux: platform and kernel version).
The latest version of Levenhuk Software for Windows supports eight languages: English, French, German, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Turkish.
The kit includes:
Levenhuk microscope digital camera
USB cable for connection to PC or laptop and power supply
Installation CD with Levenhuk image editing software and the required drivers
User manual and lifetime warranty
Maximum resolution: 2592x1944
Sensor: 1/2.5'' CMOS
Pixel size: 2.2x2.2
Exposure time, ms: auto
Video recording: yes
Sensitivity, v / lux.sec @ 550 nm: 2@2592x1944; 3@2048x1536; 5@1600x1200; 7.5@1280x1024
Application: eyepiece tube of 23.2mm diameter, instead of the actual eyepiece
Image format: *.jpg, *.bmp, *.png, *.tif
Video format: recording: *.wmv, *.avi, *.h264 (Win 8 or later), *h265 (Win 10 or later)
Spectral range: 380–650nm (built-in infrared filter)
Method of exposure: ERS (Electronic Rolling Shutter)
White balance: auto/manual
Exposure control: auto/manual
Software features: image size, brightness, exposure time
USB features: USB 2.0, 480 Mb/sec.
System requirements: Mac OS 10.12, Linux Ubuntu 14.04, Windows Vista/7/8/10 (32bit or 64-bit), CPU IntelCore 2 or above; RAM 2GB, USB port 2.0, CD-ROM.
Power supply: via USB 2.0 cable
Operating temperature range: -10... 50°C; 14… 122°F
Free Delivery - On orders over £50 (UK address) 3-5 working days
Second Class Signed Postage - Our standard Royal Mail service. Your order should be with you 2-3 days (requires a signature)
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International Delivery - Is available but all depends on the cost and country