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DMC5400 20 Megapixel color CMOS camera

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Show answer To which microscopes can I attach the DMC5400 camera?

You can attach the DMC5400 camera to most compound or stereo microscope with a documentation tube or documentation port from Leica Microsystems. If you are unsure, your local Leica representative will be happy to help. For microscopes other than Leica please contact your local Leica representative.

Show answer What type of sensor is used in the DMC5400 camera?

It is a 20 Megapixel CMOS sensor with latest Sony ExmorR sensor technology.

Show answer What type of C-mount do you recommend?

We recommend to use a 1.0x C-mount adapter, for stereo microscopes (article no. 10 450 829) as well as for compound microscopes (11 541 510).

Show answer What type of digital interface does the DMC5400 camera feature?

The DMC5400 camera has a USB 3.0 digital interface. The connector is according to industry standard a USB 3 micro-B socket with screw locks.

Show answer Can I use my onboard USB 3.0 socket of the PC?

Yes, this can be done. USB Hubs are not recommended, as they sometimes do not deliver enough power for proper operation of the camera.

Show answer Can I use my camera with a USB 2.0 socket?

The DMC5400 will not work when operated through a USB 2.0 interface.

Show answer What Leica software currently supports the DMC5400 camera?

The camera is fully supported in LAS X  3.4 or higher. Limited support in LAS 4.13 or higher.

Show answer What computer operating system is supported by the DMC5400 camera?

The camera is compatible with Win7, Win8 and Win10 software.

Show answer Can I create a monochrome image from the DMC5400 camera?

The camera can be switched to monochrome mode using Leica software.

Show answer What comes in the box?

The box includes the DMC5400 camera head, DVD with Leica Application Suite (LAS) and Leica Application Suite (LAS X) software, USB cable 2.5 m with screw-lock connectors.

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