USB 3.0 Vision

FLIR offers the world’s largest selection of USB3 Vision® cameras to address the demand for speed, reliability, and ease-of-use. To help you get the most out of USB3 Vision imaging, FLIR has developed an ecosystem of products and resources including cables, host controller cards, drivers, API’s, application notes, videos, and white papers.

What’s Special About FLIR USB3 Vision Products?

FLIR’s USB3 Vision portfolio features the latest and most advanced CMOS and CCD sensors from the world’s leading providers: Sony, ON Semiconductor, CMOSIS, e2v, and Sharp with four camera form factors ranging from VGA to 12 MP and 9 to 170 FPS.

Competitively priced, yet rich on features such as: on-camera temperature, power, and status monitoring; in-field updatable firmware; and on-camera processing including color interpolation, look up table, gamma correction, pixel binning functionality and more.

Each camera comes equipped with a frame buffer for optimal performance and reliability. All models are backed by a hassle-free 3 year warranty and quality tested under FLIR’s ISO 9001 quality system.

For every step of the way, from basic installation to extending cable length or increasing frame rate, FLIR has developed a rich library of resources with practical information to help.

Blackfly S

Small Package, Powerful Results The Blackfly S combines the newest CMOS image sensors with our new and intuitive Spinnaker software development kit. The many new advanced camera features are designed to meet your complex imaging needs and speed up development … Continue reading


The Blackfly USB3 Vision camera line combines the throughput of USB 3.0, highly sensitive sensors, industry-leading affordability, and a host of unique features for uncompromising value. The ultra-compact Blackfly camera weighs just 36 grams, measures 29 x 29 x 30mm, uses 2 watts of power, and comes with a 3-year warranty.


The Chameleon3 is the next generation USB3 Vision camera line that can be easily converted to a board-level version. Its unique combination of form factors, ultra-compact size, low cost, and CCD and CMOS sensor selection, makes the Chameleon3 an ideal camera for a wide range of machine vision and scientific applications.


The Flea®3 line offers a variety of CMOS and CCD image sensors in ultra-compact, low-cost packages. Measuring just 29 x 29 x 30 mm, the Flea3 has the same small, lightweight form factor as many industry-standard “ice cube” analog cameras. The Flea3 also offers a host of features, including enhanced opto-isolated GPIO; a 32 megabyte frame buffer; non-volatile user data storage; various trigger modes; on-camera processing including color interpolation, look up table, gamma correction, and pixel binning functionality.


The high performance Grasshopper3 camera line combines the benefits of CCD with the affordability and data throughput of USB 3.0. Its FPGA and frame buffer-based architecture provides optimal reliability, a rich set of features, and a full image processing pipeline including color interpolation, gamma, and lookup table functionality. The Grasshopper3 offers a powerful, easy-to-use, and cost-effective alternative to Camera Link and dual GigE LAG solutions.

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