Prime 17W

With an amazing 70° field of view, spread across 1.7 MP of resolution, the Prime 17W offers expansive camera coverage. Combined with 360 FPS capture rate, it’s a truly multi-talented camera. Learn More ➝

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Tech Specs

Camera Body

  • Width: 4.96 inches (12.6 cm)
  • Height: 4.96 inches (12.6 cm)
  • Depth: 4.34 inches (11 cm)
  • Weight: 2.9 pounds (1.32 kg)
  • Mounting: 1/4”-20 tripod thread (×2)
  • Status Indicators:
    • 2 digit numeric LEDs
    • Full-color LED health and activity indicator

LED Ring

  • 20 ultra high power LEDs
  • 850 nm IR
  • Adjustable brightness

Lens & Filter

  • Stock Lens: 6 mm F#1.6 (wide band AR coated)
    • Horizontal FOV: 70°
    • Vertical FOV: 49°
  • Adjustable focus and f-stop
  • 850 nm band-pass filter

Image Sensor

  • Resolution: 1664 × 1088
  • Frame Rate: 30–360 FPS (adjustable)
  • Latency: 2.8 ms
  • Shutter Type: global
  • Shutter Speed:
    • Default: 500 µs (0.5 ms)
    • Minimum: 10 µs (0.01 ms)
    • Maximum:
      • 2500 µs (2.5 ms) at 360 FPS

Image Processing Types

  • Object
  • Segment
  • Raw Grayscale
  • MJPEG Grayscale (up to 350 FPS, down-sampled to 1/4 resolution: 832x544)

Input/Output & Power

  • Data: GigE (1000BASE-T)
  • Camera Sync: Ethernet
  • Power: PoE or PoE+1

System Requirements

Recommended system requirements can vary significantly based on camera model and count. Please visit the system builder tool to find system recommendations tailored to your specific setup.

In the Box

  • 1 Prime 17W Camera Part number: P17w
  • 1 Quick Start Guide

FAQs

Frequently asked questions about motion capture, system setup and licensing.

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Software Compatibility

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License Tool

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  • Update your e-mail address
  • Re-send files to your e-mail address

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Your license cannot be transferred to a different serial number once activated.

For more information, please see the Licensing & Activation FAQ.

Check My License Help

What happens when my license expires and updates are not purchased?

  • The customer will no longer have access to updates or new releases of the software.
  • The version of the software for which the customer's license was originally valid will continue to work.

For more information, please see the Licensing & Activation FAQ.

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