EZ-B Camera


Link: https://youtu.be/FZY4v0a6e4Q

This Roll-out Video includes:

  1. Feature set
  2. Hook-up guide
  3. Using Synthiam ARC software skills 
  4. Schematic overview
  5. Bill of Materials (BOM) overview
  6. Custom firmware location
The EZ-B Camera reference design is capable of color tracking, objection recognition, facial recognition and more. It also communicates at a very high speed - 3.33MBaud. We want to share these files with you so you can create your own!

Features


  • 3.33MBaud UART communication
  • 2 Megapixel Camera
  • Replaceable Camera module
  • Replaceable Infinity focus lens
  • Mini SWD programming header
  • On-board 2.8V and 1.5V regulation for camera module
  • 5V tolerant I/O pins
  • RGB LED status indicator
  • ARC behavior control available
  • Small form factor
  • Voltage requirement: 3.2-3.4VDC (3.3V Typical)
  • Current draw: 70mA
  • Dimensions: 22.3(W) x 24.4(L) x 13.8(H) (mm)
  • Weight: 4g

  • Major Components


  • STM32F407VET6 32-bit Cortex-M4 ARM microcontroller (custom firmware provided)
  • HDF3M-811 OV2640 2 Megapixel Camera

  • Manufacturing Notes


  • Supplier: provides pre-built HDF3M-811 OV2640 Camera with custom ribbon length
  • Supplier: programs custom firmware into the STM32F407VET6 at their facility before sending to manufacturer
  • Manufacturer: Dual side placement and soldering of SMT components
  • Manufacturer: Single Side soldering of THT components
  • Manufacturer: Installs Camera onto PCB

  • Note: This camera natively connects to the EZ-Bv4 WiFi Board and EZ-B IoTiny

    Resources


    Documentation: Schematic PDF, Datasheet PDF, BOM, Camera reference docs, Test Procedures

    Hardware: Altium PCB design File, Altium SCH Design File, Gerbers

    Firmware: Code, Compiled Binary

    Altium Libraries are also available here

    Photos




    ARC Skill


    The ARC skill is fully featured. Camera detection and recognition can be activated with the simple click of a mouse button or with code. Link: https://synthiam.com/Products/Controls/Camera/Camera-Device-16120




    Where to buy


    EZ-Robot has their products on their website store for purchase, as well as many other online and offline retail stores. Here's links to the EZ-B Camera products directly at EZ-Robot's store:

  • EZ-B v4 Developer Kit
  • EZ-B Camera
  • EZ-B v4 and Camera Combo