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Moticam® Digital Color Cameras

for use with Biological, Stereo, and Metallurgical Light Microscopes

Moticam S Series Cameras
NEW Moticam®
S Series
Moticam X3 Microscope Camera
Moticam® X3
BTX10 Tablet
BTX8 Tablet
1080 BMH-U

NEW Moticam® S Series

Equipped with the latest back-illuminated Scientific CMOS sensors, these new cameras deliver fast frame rates and powerful image quality.

The new Motic® sCMOS cameras developed with German engineering represent a new impetus to manufacturing quality, technical precision and lightweight design. The accelerated data readout (Rolling Shutter) also enables it to work on fast moving phenomena.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® S1

The Moticam® S1, as the entry-level model with the new back-illuminated sensor and speedy data transfer (excellent framerate up to 120 fps), makes picture capturing easy. Convert your images in reproducible files: share or print like a professional.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® S3

The Moticam® S3 delivers a mid-size resolution of 3MP, allowing a balance between speed and resolution. For teaching purposes and routine labs, diverse tasks from biology, medicine and industry are covered. The backlight technology of the sCMOS sensor guarantees state of the art imaging for professional image results.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® S6

A 6MP resolution of the Moticam® S6 is dedicated to large-sized monitors and printing purposes. The Moticam® S6 is geared for presentations to a larger audience using a video projector, but printed reports are also created with ease of handling, utilizing the advanced sensor technology of the Motic® S Series cameras.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® Pro S5 Lite

The Moticam® Pro S5 Lite presents a 2/3" sensor with 5MP at a frame rate of up to 40 fps in full resolution. This camera covers the important aspects of: Resolution for detail information; speed for moving/living samples; and image grabbing to cover large sample areas.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® Pro S5 Plus

The Moticam® Pro S5 Plus presents a 2/3" sensor with 5MP at a maximized frame rate of up to 70 fps in full resolution. This camera covers the important aspects of: Resolution for detail information; speed for moving/living samples; and image grabbing to cover large sample areas.

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® S12

If it is about maximum resolution for printing purposes, Moticam® S12 is your choice. A 25 fps maximum frame rate manages the largest data volume of the Motic® S Series. If you are looking for the ultimate choice in resolution in display or for printing, Moticam® S12 is your solution.

Moticam® S Series Cameras Specifications

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2295-S1 Moticam® S1, 1.2 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each $428.00
2295-S3 Moticam® S3, 3.0 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each 593.00
2295-S6 Moticam® S6, 6.0 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each 707.00
2295-S5L Moticam® S5 Lite, 5.0 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each 1055.00
2295-S5P Moticam® S5 Pro, 5.0 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each 2111.00
2295-S12 Moticam® S12, 12.0 Megapixel Digital Color Camera each 934.00

Moticam X Microscope Camera

Moticam® X3

Unlock and unplug the power of your microscope with our new Moticam® X3. The possibilities are endless.

Welcome to the future of Wireless Digital Microscopy. The Moticam® X3 is a next generation microscope camera that will transform almost any old conventional microscope into a wireless device capable of sending live high resolution images to your WiFi Laptop or tablet devices. This revolutionary device sends streaming images to up to 6 WiFi enabled devices without the need for a router. The WiFi enabled devices include Tablets, Smart Phones, or Computers running on iOS, Android, OSX, or Windows. The Moticam® X3 generates its own WiFi signal so this camera can be used separate from your existing network. No additional routers are required.

  • Attachable digital C-mount camera
  • Sensor: CMOS
  • Sensor resolution: 2.0MP
  • WiFi resolution: 1280 x 1024 pixels
  • Optical calculation: 1/3"
  • Focusable lens: 12mm
  • 2 variable diameter eyepiece adaptors
  • Macrotube for specimens observation
  • Motica 4-dot calibration slide
  • Viewing devices, WiFi enabled PC or Laptop with Motic® Images Plus; tablet or phone with freely downloadable MotiConnect App; universal viewer, almost any HTML 5 supported web browser.

Standard accessories included with Moticam® X3 Cameras:
12mm focusable lens; 30mm and 38mm eyepiece adapters; C-Ring; Dust Cap (on camera); Calibration Slide for accurate measurements; Macro Viewing Tube, Focus Target; Motic® Images Plus Software for PC and Mac.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2295-X3 Moticam® X3, 4 Megapixel Digital Color Camera, WiFi enabled each $386.00


Moticam® BTX10 Touchscreen Tablet

The Moticam® BTX10 is a 5.0 MP CMOS camera equipped with a 10.1 inch Android 4.4 tablet. The BTX10 is powered by a 1.66GHz (Quad Core) CPU with built-in DDR3 memory,  and also equipped with WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.1, mini HDMI output (1080p), built in MIC and speaker, and Micro SD card slot. C-mount adapter required.

  • 10.1" LCD tablet camera
  • Attachable digital C-mount camera
  • Capacitive Touch Screen
  • Sensor: CMOS
  • Optical calculation: 1/2.5"
  • Live resolution: 1280 x 800 pixels (16:10)
  • Image capture resolution: 5.0MP
  • Video capture resolution: 720p
  • Android 4.4 Operating System
  • 1.66GHz Quad core (RK3188 1.66GHz)
  • 16GB internal storage
  • 1GB built-in DDR3 memory
  • Built-in Li-ion battery (3.7V/6000mAh)
  • Mini HDMI output
  • SD/MMC/TF Card (Support up 32GB)
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Built-in MIC, speaker and earphone jack
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
  • MicroSD 4Gb included
  • Pre-installed App MotiConnect
  • Motic® Images Plus 3.0 for Windows, OSX and Linux

Includes: MicroSD 8GB, HDMI Cable, USB Cable, Motic® Images Plus 3.0, Motic® 4-dot Calibration Slide, Charger 100V-240V (CE)

Motic® BTX10 Specifications

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2295-BTX10 Moticam® BTX10, Camera and Touch Screen Tablet, 10" monitor each $992.00

BTX8 and scope

Moticam® BTX8 Touchscreen Tablet

The Moticam® BTX8 combines a 4.0 MP Wi-Fi CMOS camera with an 8 inch, Android 5.1 tablet. The BTX8 is powered by a 1.3GHz (Quad Core) CPU with built-in 1 GB, DDR3 memory. Detaching the tablet for an even more flexible application is possible thanks to the Wi-Fi data transfer. Use the pre-installed MotiConnect App and get ready to capture, edit and share your microscope images from the tablet in a few taps. C-mount adapter required.


  • Sensor: CMOS
  • Optical calculation: 1/3"
  • Live resolution:1920 x 1080, 1280 x 720 (display resolution)
  • Image capture resolution: 4.0 MP
  • Video capture resolution: 720P (HD)
  • Data transfer: Wi-Fi (2.4 or 5 GHz) and Ethernet (RJ45)
  • Pixel size: 2.0µm x 2.0µm
  • Lens mount: C-Mount


  • Size: 209 x 126 x 9.9mm
  • System: Android 5.1
  • Pre-install App: MotiConnect
  • Language: Multi-Language
  • CPU: 1.3GHz Quad core
  • RAM: 1GB DDR3
  • Display: 8" (IPS) 16:10 Ratio
  • Ports: MicroSD/MMC/TF Card (Support up 64 GB), 3.5mm Audio,
  • Micro USB (USB OTG and Charging), Micro HDMI output
  • Camera: Front (VGA) + Rear (2M Pixels)
  • Support display format: MPEG-1/2 (DAT, MPG, VOB, TS), MPEG-4, H.263 (3GP, MOV, MP4), H.264 (AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, 3GP), RM, RMVB, FLV, WEBM
  • Support audio format : MP3, WMA, MP2, OGG, AAC, M4A, OGA, FLAC, APE, MP1, WAV
  • Picture format: JPG, JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG
  • Package includes: MicroSD 16Gb included, HDMI Cable, USB 2.0 Cable, Motic® Images Plus 3.0, Motic 4-dot calibration slide, Charger 100V-240V (CE)

Moticam® BTX8 Specifications

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2295-BTX8 Moticam® BTX8, Wi-Fi Camera and Touch Screen Tablet, 8" monitor each $799.00


Moticam® 1080 BMH-U Touchscreen Tablet

The Moticam 1080 BMH is a C-Mount multitasking microscopy camera, that delivers an impressive 1080p Full HD live image with maximum color fidelity on an integrated LCD screen. It does not require a computer for standard operation, as it comes with on-board software that will allow you to use it through its 11.6" Full HD integrated screen. 

Sensor type: CMOS
Sensor size: 1/2.8"
Imaging area: 5,346mm x 3,003mm
Capture resolution: Still Image: 8.0MP (3840 x 2160) | Video: Full HD (1920 x 1080p)
Live display mode (through USB): 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Live display mode (through HDMI): 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Pixel size: 2.8μm x 2.8μm
Scan mode: Progressive
Data transfer: HDMI (1080p) and USB 2.0
Max. Frames per second (fps*): USB: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) @ 30 fps | HDMI: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) @ 60 fps
Exposure time: 0.06ms ~ 40ms with Auto Exposure mode (0.06ms ~ 999ms with Manual Exposure mode)
Operating temperature: From -10 to +60 degrees Celsius non condensing
Max. signal to noise ratio: 40dB
Dynamic range: 71dB
Sensitivity: 0.51V (Typical at 1/30 sec)
Slot: SD Card (max 32Gb)
Buttons: On / Off
Support device: Twain and Direct Show Driver
Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP SP3/Vista/7/8/10 and MAC OSX & Linux
Minimum computer requirements: 2GHz dualcore | RAM memory 2GB | Video memory min. 512 MB
Lens mount: C-Mount
Screen: 11.6" Native 1920x1080 pixel Full HD Screen with Bracket
Software: On-board software
Standard tools: still image capture, live image record, zoom in & out, magnifier, ROI, mirror, rotation, split, freeze, cross line, gallery.
Image adjustments (AE/AWB): Auto/Manual exposure, gain, target brightness setting, light frequency, Auto/Manual white balance mode.
Advanced settings: saturation, contrast, gamma, sharpness, denoise, user settings, system’s time setting, language (English, Chinese and Japanese), capture 2MP/8MP, format SD card.
Power supply: 12V (External Power supply)
Package includes: HDMI cable, USB 2.0 Cable, Calibration Slide, Universal Power Supply, Motic Images Plus 3.0 for PC/OSX/Linux

Moticam® 1080 BMH-U Specifications

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2295-1080BMH-U Moticam® 1080P Full HD Digital Color Camera and integrated LCD Screen each $2028.00

Microscope Camera Adapters / Accessories

The following adapters and accessories are separately available for upgrades or for use with other cameras.

moticam 2000/2300 accessories Focusable Digital Camera Lens with C-mount Thread

The focusable camera lens with C-mount thread needs to be matched with the chip size of the camera to capture the correct field of view. The lenses can be combined with the eyepiece couplers or macrotube for digital photography.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2290-780 8mm Focusable Lens for 1/4" Chip camera, C-mount Thread each $57.00
2290-781 12mm Focusable Lens for 1/3" and 1/2" Chip camera, C-mount Thread each 58.00
2290-782 16mm Focusable Lens for 1/2" Chip camera, C-mount Thread each 72.00

moticam 2000/2300 accessories Eyepiece couplers

Four different sizes of microscope eyepiece couplers are provided in a set: 28, 30 , 34 and 35mm. Use one of these together with a focusable lens (see above) to upgrade virtually any microscope to digital imaging.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2290-752 Eyepiece Couplers, set of four, 28, 30, 34 and 35mm (needs focusable lens) each $55.00

moticam 2000/2300 accessories Macrotube

The Macrotube allows for digital macro imaging if used with one of the focusable digital camera lenses.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2290-754 Macrotube (needs focusable lens) each $44.00

Motic® Software Packages
for the Motic® Digital Microscope Cameras

All Moticam® digital cameras include the versatile Motic® Images Plus 3.0 Multi-Language application software. Additional software packages are available to make more use of your digital microscope equipped with a Moticam®.

Features for the Motic® Images Plus 3.0 Multi-Language Software package include:
  • Capture real-time still, moving or time-lapse images with a simple click of your mouse.
  • Store and retrieve still and streaming video in common formats.
  • Make accurate measurements which can be exported to Excel.
  • Connect to another Motic® Digital Microscope user with Distance Image Sharing (DIS) and share streaming video.
  • Combine and compare images with amalgamation.
  • Process the image with a variety of filters, or adjust brightness, contrast and color.
  • Simple cell counting included.
  • Add sound or narration to your image.
  • Create detailed reports, findings and examination papers using Motic® Report.
  • This software allows the user to select between different languages. Available are: English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Korean, Arabic and Chinese.
  • Available for PC (XP or higher) and for Mac (with OS X or higher).
  • Motic® HUB technology is integrated into Motic® Images Plus software, turning your existing wired Moticam® or Digital Microscope (originally shipped with Motic® software) into a streaming WiFi digital solution. This free feature allows you to attach your digital microscope or camera to your existing wired WiFi equipped computer and then stream the image through your existing network for others to pickup on their WiFi tablets, phones or computers.
  • Approximately every 6 months a new update of the Motic® Images Plus 3.0 can be downloaded from the Motic® website. Once you have purchased a Motic® Digital Microscope or Moticam® you can get FREE unlimited updates.

More features for digital image processing and particle measurement are offered with the Motic® Images Advanced 3.2 Software.

Complete List of features for the Motic® Images Advanced 3.2 Software

Other software packages for the Moticam® digital microscope cameras are:

Motic® Images Plus 3.0 Software (Windows, OSX and Linux) - All new redesign of the 2.0 Images Plus Software offers user-friendly interface, customizable options, live measurements. Multi-platform software. Supplied with the Motic®BTU8 and BTU10 Touchscreen Tablet Cameras.
List of features for Images Plus 3.0

Motic® Images Advanced 3.2 Software (PC only) - Offers more additional features for digital image processing, feature measurement, multi focus and image assembly.
List of features for Images Advanced 3.2.

Motic® Image Multi Focus Professional Edition (PC only) - Combines several images taken at different focal depths to provide a focused image with a higher depth of focus. It also takes into account image shift due to focusing in stereo microscopes.
Features of Image Multi Focus.

Motic® Image Assembly Professional Edition (PC only) - Combine several images taken in one plane in one image. The software compensates for overlaps and image shifts. Allows creation of high resolution images with a large field of view.
Features of Image Assembly.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
2290-700 Motic® Image Advanced 3.2 Software for Moticam® 2000 / 2300 / 2500 (PC only) each $561.00
2290-702 Motic® Image Multi Focus Professional Edition (PC only) each 227.00
2290-704 Motic® Image Assembly Professional Edition (PC only) each 227.00