Alvium camera series for embedded vision

The Allied Vision Alvium Camera Series is an innovative camera platform that addresses the limitations associated with current camera and sensor modules for embedded applications, and offers system designers a previously unknown level of freedom. Powered by the revolutionary ALVIUM Technology, a unique System-on-chip designed by Allied Vision, the camera series delivers industrial performance to embedded vision with 6 key benefits for system engineers:

 Benefits at a glance:

  • Integrated on-board image processing
  • Single board design
  • Easy hardware and software integration
  • Broad range of state-of-the-art sensors
  • Intelligent power management
  • Cost optimized design


The Alvium 1500 Series – Embedded vision made easy

The perfect camera to provide easy vision for embedded applications. The 1500 Series provides a simple and basic feature set and all models come with a MIPI CSI-2 interface which is the most popular interface for embedded vision application development.

  • Available interface: MIPI CSI-2
  • Camera control: Video4Linux2(V4L2)/Direct Register Access (DRA)


Alvium 1500 C Series

Model Interface Sensor Size Resolution Sensor Format Shutter Pixel Size Max. frame rate at full resolution
Alvium 1500 C-050 MIPI CSI-2 0.5 MP 808 (H) × 608 (V) ON Semi PYTHON 480 Type 1/3.6 Global shutter 4.8μm × 4.8μm 116 fps
Alvium 1500 C-120 MIPI CSI-2 1.2 MP 1280 (H) × 960 (V) ON Semi AR0135CS Type 1/3 Global shutter 3.75μm × 3.75μm 52 fps
Alvium 1500 C-210 MIPI CSI-2 2.1 MP 1928 (H) × 1088 (V) ON Semi AR0521SR (HD mode) Type 1/3.8 Rolling shutter 2.2μm × 2.2μm 118 fps
Alvium 1500 C-500 MIPI CSI-2 5 MP 2592 (H) × 1944 (V) ON Semi AR0521SR Type 1/2.5 Rolling shutter 2.2μm × 2.2μm 67 fps