Product Specification Sheet APS640

Rev. 06/2015

2850 Miniature Color Pinhole Camera with Mounting Bracket - 12VDC

This Specsheet is for a product which is discontinued. Please contact us for alternative products.

Model 2850
Shown Without Wiring Harness and connecting cable

Architects' And Engineers' Specifications

The Color CCTV camera(s) shall be Alpha Communications® model 2850 or approved equivalent. Camera shall have a swivel mounting bracket and plug-in wiring harnesses for power and video signals. Camera shall have an F2.0 lens and shall operate on a minimum of 0.1 lux. Camera shall feature a SONY 1/3" Super HAD CCD sensor (510 x 492) for high quality images. 

Contractor shall power this camera using the  Alpha Communications® model SS12P plug-in power supply.

Contractor shall observe all local and national electrical and building codes.

Check with applicable authorities regarding local and/or federal laws as they apply to party consent and video and/or audio recording.

2850 1/3" Color Miniature Pinhole CCD Camera

Th 2850 is a miniature pinhole camera that comes enclosed in a metal case and is perfect for small areas. Built with a 1/3" Sony Super HAD CCD image sensor, 420 TV lines and .1 LUX, the 2850 employs DSP IC for image control. This camera has a flat type 3.7mm pinhole lens making it ideal for hidden spaces. Furnished with a mounting bracket and video cable, this camera comes with virtually everything you need to get started.

For power, simply plug into our model number SS12P plug-in power supply. 

  • The high sensitivity of 0.1 lux/F=2.0 is achieved by using an advanced 1/3" inch SONY 1/3 Super HAD CCD sensor
  • The Electronic Shutter and AGC allow the camera to be used in environments with varying light levels.
  • Small size: 1.50"h x 1.50"w x 0.75"d (39mm x 39mm x 20mm)
  • Supplied with Mounting Bracket
Picture Element:
SONY 1/3 Super HAD CCD sensor (NTSC:510 x 492)
Horizontal Resolution: 420TV Lines
Min. Illumination: 0.1 lux F2.0
S/N Ratio: More than 48 dB
Electronic Shutter: NTSC:1/60s~1/100,000s
Gamma Correction: 0.45
Video Output: 1.0V p-p, 75 ohm
Power Source: 12VDC+/-10%, 120mA
Lens: Flat-Type Pin-Hole Lens f=3.7mm / F2.0
Dimensions: 1.50"h x 1.50"w x 0.75"d (39mm x 39mm x 20mm)
Operating Temperature: -10°C to + 50°C (14°F to 122°F)
ES: 1/10,000
Power: +12VDC - using model number SS12P Power Supply
Video Connector: Connects to Male BNC
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