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MX-10 specifications


Chip Pixelated 300µm Si detector chip (256 x 256 pixels, 55 µm pitch) by the Medipix2 Collaboration
Software Pixelman version 2.2.1 or higher - licensed by IEAP CTU in Prahue
System requirements
  • PC CPU 1.6 GHz, 1 GB RAM (recommended 2GB available)
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed port
  • Java Runtime Edition v1.6 or higher
  • Microsoft Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
Max. frame rate 80 frames per second
(note: the given frame rate applies for the recommended system requiments)
Read-out interface USB 2.0 (developed in cooperation with IEAP CTU in Prague)
Power requirements Supplied via USB port
Power consumption Max. 2.5 Watts
Dimensions 128 x 72 x 30 (h x w x l)
Weight Approx. 160g
Complies with EN 61000-6-1, EN 61000-6-3

Detection ability of chip in MX-10

Kufřík MX-10