Compare OptiTrack Cameras

The following table should simplify the process and make it easier to compare the OptiTrack cameras features and functionality.

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Prime 41Prime 41Large Volume MocapPrime 17WPrime 17WMed-Large Volume, High SpeedPrime 13Prime 13Medium Volume, High SpeedPrime 13WPrime 13WWide FOV, High SpeedSlim 13ESlim 13ELow Profile & OEMFlex 13Flex 13Medium Volume MocapFlex 3Flex 3Small Volume MocapSlim 3USlim 3UComputer Vision & OEMV120:TrioV120:Trio6DoF Desktop TrackingV120:DuoV120:Duo6DoF Desktop Tracking
Resolution2048 × 20481664 × 10881280 × 1024640 × 480640 × 480 (×3)640 × 480 (×2)
Frame Rate180 FPS360 FPS240 FPS120 FPS100 FPS120 FPS
Latency5.5 ms2.8 ms4.2 ms8.3 ms10 ms8.3 ms
Filter Switcher1NoNoIncludedOptionalIncluded2No
Bundled Softwaren/aMotive:Tracker
(Perpetual License)
Finger TrackingYesNoYesNo
Single-device Multi-camera TrackingNoYes
Maximum Units Per Workstation96+241
Maximum Range3
USING 5/8 INCH MARKERS
100 feet4
30.5 meters
50 feet
15.2 meters
40 feet
12.2 meters
20 feet
6.1 meters
40 feet
12.2 meters
40 feet5
12.2 meters
36 feet5
11 meters
n/a
Stock Lens
HORIZONTAL FOV
51°70°56°82°56°56°46°n/a47° 647° 6
Stock Lens
VERTICAL FOV
51°49°46°70°46°46°35°n/a43°43°
Optional Lenses
HORIZONTAL FOV
n/an/a42°n/a42°42°38°, 58°38°, 46°, 58°, Other7n/an/a
Optional Lenses
VERTICAL FOV
n/an/a34°n/a34°34°29°, 45°29°, 35°, 45°, Other7n/an/a
InterfaceGigE/PoE+GigE/PoEUSB 2.0
Synchronization MethodNetworkOptiSyncWired and OptiSyncWired8n/a9n/a9
Image Processing ModesRaw Grayscale, Segment, Object, and MJPEG10, 11, 12Precision Grayscale, Raw Grayscale, Segment, Object, and MJPEGPrecision Grayscale, Segment, and MJPEG
Number of LEDs17020 (UHP)136210 (UHP)13n/a2826n/a26 (×3)26 (×2)
LED Strobe ModeYesn/aYesn/aYes
LED Intensity ControlYesn/aYesn/aYes
Shutter TypeGlobal
Electronic Exposure ControlYes
Frame Rate ControlYes
Camera BodyAluminum & PolycarbonateAluminumAluminum14Aluminum
Standard Tripod Mount
-20 THREAD
YesYes14Yes
  1. Allows cameras to switch between infrared and visible light for scene video.
  2. Center imager only.
  3. Distance at which a marker is visible as a single pixel.
  4. Using Maximum Power for IR strobe, which requires a PoE+ Ethernet switch.
  5. Using High Power strobe mode, which requires an OptiHub.
  6. Horizontal FOV is based on the overlapping of cameras.
  7. Also accepts third-party CS/C/M12 lenses.
  8. Requires using the optional V120 Sync Break-Out Cable.
  9. Hardware sync between multiple V120:Duo and V120:Trio devices is not supported.
  10. Prime 41 MJPEG is downsampled to 1/16 resolution (512 × 512).
  11. Prime 17W MJPEG is downsampled to 1/4 resolution (832 × 544), frame rate is adjustable from 30 FPS to 350 FPS.
  12. Prime 13 and Prime 13W MJPEG is downsampled to 1/4 resolution (640 × 512)
  13. Ultra high power LEDs (UHP).
  14. With purchase of optional V120:SLIM case.