micro ScoutCam™ 1.2

Medigus creates smallest ever CMOS camera.

micro ScoutCam 1.2 cameramicro ScoutCam™ 1.2 camera utilizes the highest quality components, including 5 optic elements objective and exclusively designed CMOS sensor technology. 
Geared for a variety of applications, including single-use medical procedures, this revolutionary camera delivers remarkable image quality combining superb sensitivity and dynamic versatility.
The revolutionary Medigus camera is designed to be incorporated into endoscopes and various diagnostic and surgical devices.
The micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 is the gold standard for direct visualization in confined areas of the human anatomy.
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
  • NOTES (Natural Orifice Trans-luminal Endoscopic Surgery)

Potential industrial applications:

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

Key Features:

  • Diameter of camera: 1.2mm.
  • Sensor resolution 224(H) X 220(V)px – 49280px.
  • Effective elements 220(H) X 204(V)px - 44880px.
  • 5 optic elements that create state-of-the-art objective.
  • 100º / 130º FOV available.
  • Nominal working distance – 2mm-50mm.
  • Cable length: up to 8m.

micro ScoutCam™ 1.2mm specifications

Outer diameter 1.2mm
Length 5mm
Longitude resolution 220px
Lateral resolution 224px
Number of effective elements 44,880px
Pixel size 2.2µm X 2.2µm
Image area 492.8µm x 488.4µm
Cable diameter 0.52-0.78mm
Frame rate 30fps
Maximum cable lenghth 8meters
Optical size ~ 1/36"
Field of view 100° / 130°
Depth of field 5-50mm / 2-6mm

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

micro ScoutCam™ DSP video processor

New DSP-based platform that provides impressive image quality in HD format (HDMI output).
The processor offers advanced image-correction algorithms, internal recording capabilities, a user-friendly touch-screen interface that allows the user to optimize the image quality as well as firmware upgrades capability using Ethernet connectivity.

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™


ScoutCam specializes in developing minimally invasive endosurgical tools and highly innovative imaging solutions. As an expert in micro-endoscopic devices, ScoutCam 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. These innovative cameras are suitable for both medical and industrial applications. Based on its proprietary technologies, ScoutCam designs and manufactures endoscopy and micro camera systems for partner companies, including major players in the medical and industrial fields. The company is committed to providing integrated solutions to meet all of its customer's imaging needs.
ScoutCam Ltd. is a fully-owned private subsidiary of Medigus Ltd, a public company traded on NASDAQ and TASE (ticker: MDGS).

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