AVT Prosilica GT 1290 - 1.2 Megapixel camera for extreme environments

AVT Prosilica GT 1290 - 1.2 Megapixel camera for extreme environments

Product Overview:

  • Versatile temperature range for extreme environments
  • PoE
  • Precision Time Protocol (IEEE 1588)
  • Camera temperature monitoring
  • Auto iris (P-Iris and DC-Iris)
  • ROI, separate ROI for auto features
  • Binning
  • Auto gain (manual gain control: 0 to 33 dB)
  • Auto exposure (manual exposure control: 12 µs to 77.3 s)
  • Auto white balance
  • LUTs (look-up tables)
  • Gamma
  • Hue, saturation, color correction
  • StreamBytesPerSecond (easy bandwidth control)
  • Stream hold
  • Sync out modes: Trigger ready, input, exposing, readout, imaging, strobe, GPO
  • Event channel
  • Chunk data
  • Storable user sets



Prosilica GT1290 is a 1.2 Megapixel camera with a Gigabit Ethernet interface (GigE Vision®). GT1290 incorporates a high-quality Sony ICX445 EXview HAD CCD sensor providing excellent monochrome and color image quality. GT1290 is a rugged camera designed to operate in extreme environments and fluctuating lighting conditions. GT1290 offers Precise iris lens control allowing users to fix the aperture size to optimize depth of field, exposure, and gain without the need for additional control elements.  


  • Various IR cut/pass filters and lens mounts

Prosilica GT1290 is ideal for a wide range of applications including:

  • Outdoor imaging
  • Traffic imaging / ITS
  • Public security and surveillance
  • Industrial inspection
  • Machine vision
  • Military and space applications



IEEE 802.3 1000BASE-T, IEEE 802.3af (PoE)
1280 × 960
Sony ICX445
Sensor type
CCD Progressive
Sensor size
Type 1/3
Cell size
3.75 µm
Lens mount
C (adjustable) / CS
Frame rate
33.3 fps
14 Bit
On-board FIFO
128 Mbyte
Bit depth
14 (mono) - 12 (color) Bit
Mono modes
Mono8, Mono12, Mono12Packed, Mono14
Color modes YUV
YUV411Packed, YUV422Packed, YUV444Packed
Color modes RGB
RGB8Packed, BGR8Packed
Raw modes
BayerRG8, BayerRG12, BayerGR12Packed
General purpose inputs/outputs (GPIOs)
Opto-isolated I/Os
1 input, 2 outputs
Operating conditions/dimensions
Operating temperature
-20°C ... +65°C
Power requirements (DC)
PoE, or 7-25 VDC
Power consumption (@12 V)
3.5 W (PoE) / 2.9 W @ 12 VDC
211 g
Body dimensions (L × W × H in mm)
86 × 53.3 × 33 (including connectors, w/o tripod and lens)
CE, FCC Class A, RoHS (2011/65/EU)


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