micro ScoutCam™ 1.2

Medigus offers smallest ever CMOS camera.

micro scoutcam 1.2
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 camera utilizes the highest quality components, including 5 optic elements objective and exclusively designed CMOS sensor technology.
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 is geared for a variety of applications, including single-use medical procedures as well as industrial applications.
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 delivers remarkable image quality combining superb sensitivity and dynamic versatility. 
  • micro ScoutCam™ 1.2 can be custom tailor made to be incorporated into endoscopes and various diagnostic and surgical devices. 
  • 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

Potential industrial applications:

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

Key Features:

  • Diameter of camera: 1.2mm.
  • Sensor resolution 224(H) X 220(V)px – 49,280px.
  • Five optic elements that create state-of-the-art objective.
  • 100º / 130º FOV available.
  • Ready for integration into various devices.
  • Completely waterproof.
  • Camera cable length (default) - 2m.

micro ScoutCam™ 1.2mm specifications

Outer diameter 1.2mm
Length (including optics) 5mm
Longitudinal resolution 220px
Lateral resolution 224px
Sensor resolution 49,280px
Pixel size 2.2µm X 2.2µm
Image area 492.8µm x 488.4µm
Cable diameter (default) 0.58mm
Cable length (default) *2m
Frame rate 30fps
Field of view 100° / 130°
Depth of field 5-50mm / 2-6mm
Sensor type CMOS
Scan mode Progressive
Working distance (default) *10mm / 3.5mm
Color mosaic RGB Bayer pattern
*Note: this value can be modified to a smaller or a larger value when manufacturing the camera.

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

micro ScoutCam™ DSP video processor

High-end HD video processor specifically designed for use with micro ScoutCam™ cameras, the micro ScoutCam™ DSP video processor enables high image quality for any type of application.

micro ScoutCam DSP is already in use by world-leading companies in sensitive fields such as medical devices, aviation and space, industrial testing, and construction.

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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