OmniVision, Grain Media enable 1080p HD IP camera solution for next-gen security systems

OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVTI) and Grain Media Inc. announced the GM8136S system-on-chip (SoC) IP camera solution for security applications such as professional surveillance IP cameras, car DVRs, and home monitoring systems.

Grain Media´s professional and consumer IP camera solution leverages the OV2718 for 1080p video capture at 30 frames per second, in high dynamic range (HDR) mode and with best-in-class low-light performance.

Grain Media´s GM8136S IP camera solution delivers high resolution video with low bandwidth requirements, and has built-in ISP functions such as 3D de-noise, digital wide dynamic range, and low bit rate. The GM8136S fits in a 128 pin ePad-LQFP package supporting a two-layer printed circuit board design, making it easy for mass production and reduced total system cost.

Built on OmniVision´s OmniBSI-2TM pixel architecture, the 1/3-inch OV2718 utilizes the company´s in-pixel HDR technology for best-in-class scene reproduction in high- and low-light environments, an essential feature for surveillance systems.

OmniVision Technologies is a developer of advanced digital imaging solutions. Its award-winning CMOS imaging technology increases image quality in mobile phones, notebooks, tablets and webcams, digital still and video cameras, security and surveillance, entertainment devices, automotive and medical imaging systems.

Founded in 2005, Grain Media provides surveillance SoC solutions. Headquartered in Taiwan, Grain Media has extended its business channels in China as well for local sales and technical support.