Allied Vision’s Alvium 1800 Series is a cross-over camera combining the best of two worlds: the performance and durability of industrial machine vision and the compact hardware and cost effectiveness of embedded devices. It is ideal for machine vision applications requiring a small and lightweight camera delivering high image quality and frame rates at an affordable cost.

NEW: Now with Sony Pregius Global Shutter sensors with high image quality and high frame rates!

Alvium 1800 U-040 


Sensor: IMX287 Global Shutter CMOS


Resolution: 0.4 MP


Frame Rate: 278 fps

Alvium 1800 U-158


Sensor: IMX273 Global Shutter CMOS


Resolution: 1.6 MP


Frame Rate: 149 fps

Sony's high-performance Pregius CMOS GS image sensors, popular for their outstanding image quality and high frame rates (IMX287, IMX273).

Cross-over camera: The best of both worlds!

Alvium 1800 USB cameras fulfill all machine vision standards with their


  • industrial-grade hardware,
  • USB3 Vision compliant interface with screw-locked connectors,
  • on-board image correction functionalities and
  • high-precision triggering. 

But they also build on Allied Vision’s Alvium platform optimized for embedded vision systems. That means they come in an ultra-compact, lightweight package and are available as a single board module or open housing variant for easy integration into small systems. Their unique ALVIUM® processor ensures low power consumption and heating. And their cost-optimized platform design delivers unprecedented value for money.


Order your Alvium 1800 sample today and discover the benefits of a machine vision/embedded cross-over camera for your application!