8MP IMX179 Autofocus USB Camera Module with Metal Case for Windows, Linux, Android, and Mac OS

  • 8MP HD: Based on 8MP IMX179 HD image sensor. Max resolution: 3264*2448
  • Autofocus: Armed with a 63° (HFOV) Autofocus Lens.
  • Frame Rate: MJPG 30fps@3264 x 2448, 30fps@1080P; YUY2 30fps@640x 480
  • Metal Case: Attached with a metal case, which makes it more textured and safe.
  • Convenient&Effecient: Plug-and-Play, no additional driver is needed. It can be applied in surveillance systems, security systems, and so on.


This camera is based on 8MP IMX179 image sensor. Output format: MJPG/YUY2. The max resolution&frame rate is 3264(H)x2448(V)@30fps. Besides, we have equipped the camera with Autofocus Lens. Arducam team is committed to creating more convenient and more efficient camera solutions. We have expanded the using scope of the image sensor, enabling the camera to realize your various projects. The camera is equipped with a 63°(H) autofocus Lens, allowing you to use it for some specific applications. It is compatible with Windows, Linux, Android, and Mac OS and No additional drivers are required.


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  • More than HD: This camera adopts an 8MP IMX179 sensor for sharp image and accurate color reproduction. Max Resolution: 3264(H)x2448(V); MJPG 30fps@3264 x 2448, 30fps@1080P; YUY2 30fps@640x 480
  • Autofocus: Shoot objects at millimeter level and in the distance on the same camera, automatically controlled without lens adjustment tool, closer and easier than the fixed focus camera.
  • Plug&Play: UVC-compliant, just connect the camera to a PC computer, laptop, Android device, or Raspberry Pi with the USB cable without extra drivers to be installed.
  • Metal Case: This UVC camera comes with a metal case, which makes it looks more textured and safe. The case keeps it away from wetness and dust, making use more reassuring.
  • More Applications: This 38mmx38mm camera board can be installed in the most hidden and narrow position for a home surveillance system, monitoring 3D Printers, object recognition, tracking, and other machine vision application.


Sensor IMX179
Resolution 8MP
Color Filter Type Color
Shutter Type Rolling shutter
Optical Size 1/3.2"
Output Format YUYV/MJPG
Pixel Size 1.4um x 1.4um
Sensor Active Area 3264(H)x2448(V)
Frame Rate MJPG: 30fps@3264×2448/2592×1944/1920×1080/1600×1200/1280×720/640×480 YUY2: 1fps@3264×2448 2fps@2592×1944 5fps@1920×1080/1600×1200 10fps@1280×720 30fps@640×480
Focus Type Autofocus
FOV 63°(H)
Lens Mount M8.5±0.25
F.NO 2.0±5%
E.F.L 3.543
Interface USB 2.0 device
Connector B4B-ZR
UVC Compliant No additional drivers are required
Operating Voltage DC 5V +/- 5%
Working Current Max 300mA
Operating Temp. -4°F-158°F(-20°C to 70°C)
Camera Board Size 38mm x 38mm
Audio Single Microphone
Supported OS Windows, Linux, Android, and Mac OS
Sample Application AMCap-Windows Camera application for Video and Still Capture
UVC Controls Brightness, Contrast, Hue, Saturation, Sharpness, Gamma, White Balance, Backlight Comp, Gain

Package Including

  • 1 x Arducam 8MP AF Camera Module
  • 1 x USB Cable (1m)
  • 1 x Quick start guide


  • The package contains small contents, please keep it away from children to avoid accidental ingestion
  • After receiving the package, please confirm whether the contents of the package are consistent with the description.


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