Single-Chip Camera Bridge Processor

The OV550 Camera Bridge Processor is a low cost, enhanced single-chip solution for USB 2.0 PC camera applications which is capable of supporting up to 5-megapixel image sensors for game console applications. When combined with an OmniVision VGA, 1.3-megapixel, 2-megapixel, 3.2-megapixel, or 5-megapixel digital CameraChip image sensor, the OV550 comprises an integrated USB 2.0 camera system, with no additional USB transceiver or DRAM required. The OV550 also supports full video operation.

Product Features

  • General features: Low cost, low powered image processor that supports up to 5-megapixel sensors, maximum pixel clock running at 48 MHz: 30 fps for 1.3-megapixel Raw mode, 15 fps for 1.3MP YUV mode, supports USB video class with uncompressed format, Serial Camera Control Bus (SCCB) Master Controllers

  • CameraChip Interfaces: Up to 5-megapixel, 10-bit RGB interface, 8-bit YUV interface

  • Host Interface - USB 2.0: Supports USB video class with uncompressed format, supports both isochronous and bulk endpoint for video transfer

  • Embedded 8-bit Microcontroller: Embedded 512-Byte data memory, embedded 12KB program memory

  • Miscellaneous: Embedded 3.3V to 1.8V regulators, embedded PLL, optional external serial EEPROM, general purpose I/O (GPIO), power-down control

  • Product Specifications

    Output Port USB 2.0
    Active Power Consumption TBD
    Standby Power Consumption TBD
    Package Options BGA-49
    Compatible Senors OV27XX, OV97XX, OV77XX, OV96XX, OV76XX, OV56XX, OV36XX, OV26XX
    Note: There is a minimum order quantity for this product contact your local sales representative for details
    Image Sensors
  • Native HD
  • 23-megapixel
  • 21-megapixel
  • 20-megapixel
  • 16-megapixel
  • 13-megapixel
  • 12-megapixel
  • 10-megapixel
  • 8-megapixel
  • 5-megapixel
  • 4-megapixel
  • 2-megapixel
  • 1-megapixel
  • VGA
  • 400x400
  • Analog
  • LCOS
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  • CameraCubeChip
  • 720p
  • VGA
  • 400x400
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  • Contact Info
  • sales@ovt.com
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