micro ScoutCam™ 1.2

Medigus offers smallest ever CMOS camera.

micro scoutcam 1.2
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 camera utilizes the highest quality components, including 5 optic elements objective and exclusively designed CMOS sensor technology.
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 is geared for a variety of applications, including single-use medical procedures as well as industrial applications.
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 delivers remarkable image quality combining superb sensitivity and dynamic versatility. 
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 can be custom tailor made to be incorporated into endoscopes and various diagnostic and surgical devices. 
  • The camera features dedicated bio-compatible components, opening a hatch for new medical diagnostic and therapeutic markets in which the use of existing video cameras is not feasible due to size limitations. 
Potential medical applications:

  • Gastroenterology
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiovascular
  • ENT
  • Urology
  • Gynecology
  • General surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Dental

Potential industrial applications:

  • Remote non-destructive testing (NDT).
  • Micro drilling inspection.
  • Cavities inspection.
  • Tube inspection.
  • Robotic tooling.

Key Features:

  • Diameter of camera: 1.2mm.
  • Sensor resolution 224(H) X 220(V)px – 49,280px.
  • Five optic elements that create state-of-the-art objective.
  • 100º / 130º FOV available.
  • Ready for integration into various devices.
  • Completely waterproof.
  • Camera cable length (default) - 2m.

micro ScoutCam™ 1.2mm specifications

Outer diameter 1.2mm
Length (including optics) 5mm
Longitudinal resolution 220px
Lateral resolution 224px
Sensor resolution 49,280px
Pixel size 2.2µm X 2.2µm
Image area 492.8µm x 488.4µm
Cable diameter (default) 0.58mm
Cable length (default) *2m
Frame rate 30fps
Field of view 100° / 130°
Depth of field 5-50mm / 2-6mm
Sensor type CMOS
Scan mode Progressive
Working distance (default) *10mm / 3.5mm
Color mosaic RGB Bayer pattern
*Note: this value can be modified to a smaller or a larger value when manufacturing the camera.

micro ScoutCam™ 1.2mm camera works with the following video processor - 

micro ScoutCam™ DSP video processor

High-end HD video processor specifically designed for use with micro ScoutCam™ cameras, the micro ScoutCam™ DSP video processor enables high image quality for any type of application.

micro ScoutCam DSP is already in use by world-leading companies in sensitive fields such as medical devices, aviation and space, industrial testing, and construction.

micro ScoutCam™ DSP Specifications

Video output HDMI
Dimensions 290mm(W) x 100mm(H) x 350mm(D)
Power supply AC100-240 50/60Hz
System functions

Wide range of functions.
System is flexible such that customer can request to add additional features.

Required accessories for the camera system:
  • Monitor 
  • Light source

See videos from the micro ScoutCam™ 1.2mm camera!

John Chambers, CEO, Cisco talks about micro ScoutCam™

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Medigus is a medical device company specializing in developing minimally invasive endosurgical tools and highly innovative imaging solutions. Medigus is a pioneer developer of a unique proprietary endoscopic device, the MUSE™ System, to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), one of the most common chronic diseases in the western world. As an expert in micro-endoscopic devices, Medigus has developed a range of micro CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) and CCD (charge-coupled device) video cameras, including micro ScoutCam™ 1.2, which to the best of the company's knowledge, is the smallest in the world.
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