M6-200 vision system

No light? No problem. 200° 6MP in very low light.

M6-200 extreme low light monochrome camera base model. (DW05-100-001)

The 6 megapixel Blackhawk Imaging M6-200 video surveillance camera is the first distributed image panoramic camera specifically designed to provide outstanding image quality under very low light conditions.

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M6-200 | Photo Gallery

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M6-200 | Video Gallery

Extremely low light camera
Movie theater

M6-200 | Specifications

Image Sensor: 5 x 1.2 Mpixel Monochrome CMOS

Number of effective pixels: 6 Mpixels

Shutter: Electronic rolling shutter

Gain Control: Automatic gain control

Exposure control: Average, 5 zone independent

Depth of Field: 2 ft. to infinity

Minimum illumination: 0.01 lux at 15 fps (without IR illumination)

Image size (HxV):  2 simultaneous video streams

  • A standard 15 fps 720p HD frame (1280×720) composed of a 1280×320 situational awareness window plus a 1280×400 area allocated for up to 4 zoom windows.
  • 4800×1280 full resolution stream at 3 fps

Field of view: 200º H x 60º V 21 pixels per degree of field of view

Compression: H.264

Maximum frame rate: 15 fps for 720p HD stream, 3 fps for full resolution 4800×1280 stream

Compression ratio: User selectable

Bandwidth requirements(1) using H.264 at good quality compression:

  • 720p HD stream at 15 fps, less than 2 Mbit/sec
  • Full resolution (4800×1280) stream at 3 fps, less than 6 Mbit/sec

(1)Bandwidth requirements are scene dependent. Your results may vary.

 Minimum System Requirements:

  • Windows 7 or Windows 8
  • 2.0 GHz CPU (Dual-core 1.8 GHZ or higher CPU with 2 GB RAM
    or higher recommended)
  • 2 GB RAM or higher
  • 200 MB hard drive space
  • 256 MB or higher video memory
  • Minimum display resolution 1280×720
  • 10/100 Mb Ethernet adapter
  • PoE Switch or 12V DC power supply (available from Scallop Imaging)
  • Internet Explorer or Mozilla FireFox


Interface: Internet Explorer, Firefox

Ethernet: 10Base-T/100Base

Weight: 12 oz. (340.19 g)

Dimensions (WxHxD): 3.28 x 5.72 x 3.17 inches (83 x 145 x 81mm)

Power requirements: 48V PoE, 12V DC

Power consumption: < 7 W

Operating temperature: -40ºF to 140ºF (-40°C to 60°C)

Storage temperature: -40ºF to 185ºF (-40°C to 85°C)

Supplied Accessories: Surface mount, Flush mount, Angled mount,

Optional Accessories: Outdoor housing, Recess mount, 12V DC power supply, Indoor adjustable camera mount attachment (1⁄4 x 20)

Limited Warranty: 24 months (subject to standard terms and conditions)

M6-200 | Accessories

outdoor-housingIP66 rated outdoor housings (limited availability)

Model #: Camera specific. See description.

12 v power12 volt power supply

Model #: DW01-600-010

Flat-Wall-Mounting-Surround-GrayFlush mount assembly (M6)

Model #: DW05-110-009

M6-200 | Architectural Finishes

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