Flex I/O Quad CXP-6

Four-connection CXP-6 frame grabber
  • Up to 2500 MB/s camera bandwidth
  • PCIe 3.0 (Gen 3) x4 bus: up to 3300 MB/s bus bandwidth
  • SKU: 118000000
How to purchase:
  • Email:sales@magewell-industry.com
CXP connectors Four 75 Ohm DIN 1.0/2.3 connectors which support CXP speed at 1.25,2.5, 3.125, 5, 6.25 Gbps.

Remark:The maximum total power provided by PoCXP is 24W.

Camera types
  • Area-scan cameras and line-scan cameras
  • Monochrome cameras, color cameras (YCbCr, YUV, RGB and Bayer CFA)
  • Tap: 1X-1Y、1X-1Y2、1X-2YE

Note: In the two-tap (1X-1Y2, 1X-2YE) mode, the line supports up to 32768 bytes.


Single camera firmware:

  • Supports one 1- or 2- or 4-connection camera
  • Supports out-of-order link connection
  • Low power consumption with the support for FDK secondary development
  • Expandable line size limits in certain functional modes (1X-1Y2, 1X-2YE, Bayer2RGB)

Quad-camera firmware:

  • Supports the single camera mode of AAAA, channel A can connect one 1- or 2- or 4-connection camera
  • Supports the dual-camera mode of AABB, channel A and B can connect one 1- or 2-connection camera
  • Supports the triple camera mode of AABC, channel A can connect one 1- or 2-connection camera, channel B and C can connect one 1-connection camera
  • Supports the quad-camera mode of ABCD, channel A, B, C and D can connect one 1-connection camera
Built-in image processing
  • Little-endian conversion
  • Unpacking of 10-/12-/14-bit to 16-bit, Bayer CFA to RGB conversion (with 3x3 linear interpolation method)

Note: For Bayer CFA to RGB conversion, the line supports up to 32768 bytes.

FDK support
  • FPGA Development Kit (FDK) is provided to users for secondary development of FPGA
  • Developing based on 1-camera firmware, with AXI standard
  • Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale XCKU035 FPGA
  • 99% DSP, 75% FF, 68% LUT, 73% BRAM resources available
LED indicators Four full-color LEDs for displaying the status of the corresponding DIN 1.0/2.3 interface based on the CXP specifications
Frame buffer Four 4Gb DDR4-2400 frame buffers (2GB)
PCIe interfaces PCIe Gen 3 x4, backward compatible with PCIe Gen 2/1 and x2, x1
Panel I/O RJ45 connector, 4 opto-isolated inputs
On-board expansion I/O 2x12 2.54 pitch connector, 4 opto-isolated inputs, 2 opto-isolated outputs, 2 TTL inputs/outputs
Power input One on-board 6 Pin PEG connector, which must be connected when using PoCXP to power the camera
Fan controller Reports FPGA temperature and fan speed, the fan speed can be set manually
Dimensions 167.5mm x 68.9mm, 6.59"x 2.71"
Power consumption
  • PCIe +3.3V: 0 A
  • PCIe +12V: 1.2A
  • PEG +12V: determined by CXP external device
Storage temperature -15 to +85°C/ 5 to +185°F
Operating temperature 0°C to +50°C / +32°F to +122°F
Relative humidity 10% to 90% non-condensing (operating and storage)
APIs GenICam GenTL, GenApi, many third-party software like Halcon and OpenCV
Operating system Windows 10/11/Server 2019 (x64)
Development samples Provides C/C++ secondary development sample source program
Others Supports cascade through IO interface, multi-card synchronous trigger acquisition.