Matrix - CAM500A

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The CAM500A module uses Omni Vision’s QSXGA CMOS OV5640 module. It has DVP parallel output interface and supports up to 2592 x 1944 photographing and 720P@30fps video recording. It has automatic image control functions: AFC, AWB and AEC etc.

The CAM500A uses a cell phone camera. This camera’s focal length is 2.7mm. Its aperture is 2.8. Its viewing angle is 66 degree.


  • 5MP (2592 x 1944) photographing, 720P@30fps video recording
  • Focal length: 2.7mm, Aperture: 2.8, Viewing angle: 66 degree
  • Automatic image control functions: AFC, AWB and AEC etc
  • 24 PIN FPC interface including DVC parallel output, 3.3V power, I2C and GPIO

Connect CAM500A to ARM Board

Connect CAM500A to Tiny4412

  • Tiny4412 works with CAM500A

CMOS camera-4412


An open source APP developed by FriendlyElec for CAM500A/CAM500B (supports preview, picture-taking and video recording)

Update Log


  • Released English Version