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New MaxInspect software: Maximum of style and usability
February 1, 2014
As a dynamical and innovative company, Sumix is constantly improving its products to keep up with the trends in technology, to fulfill and foresee customers’ needs. Style, usability and ease of use have become major features influencing modern customer’s choice. We are proud to announce the release of the new software for interferometric inspection of fiber optic connectors that has perfectly incorporated these features – MaxInspect™. Since February 2014 MaxInspect software will be supplied with all Sumix interferometers.
New software for SMX-Scopio probe released
Sumix is pleased to announce the release of new inspection software for SMX-Scopio probes – SMX-LightSpeed™.
SMX-LightSpeed™ combines a totally new simple-to-operate user interface with advanced scratch & defect detection algorithms.
The application offers a wider choice of pass/ fail criteria. Operators can use pre-defined presets based on IEC standards or create their own custom presets.
If you're using SMX-Scopio probe within the warranty period, please contact for the new software upgrade. Any new purchases will come with the SMX-LightSpeed™ as the standard inspection software.
New interferometer released
Sumix introduces the new SMX-8QM-B interferometer for inspection of single and multi-fiber connectors of ST, FC, SC, LC, MU, E2000, MTP/MPO PC and APC types as well as MT, MT-RJ PC and APC ferrules in a single scan.
The interferometer features long range manual and short range automatic focus, high resolution of 1.4 micron , optical magnification of 1.6x, light weight and compact size.
New version of SMX-M7xx firmware is now available
- Programmable exposure delay after trigger signal in Snapshot mode
- Separate Lookup tables for Red, Green and Blue colors
- Support of Global Reset Release Mode
(for SMX-M73 camera only)
Sumix presents Hummingbird series – a new generation of cameras
Sumix launches Hummingbird USB 3.0 camera series: ultra compact, super fast, and thanks to the unibody aircraft grade aluminum housing, lightweight and robust. High resolution sensors from 1 to 16 Megapixels and a high data rate up to 400 MBytes per second make the Hummingbird cameras especially well-suited for use in multi-camera systems and 3D applications. Hummingbird cameras are also the ideal choice for embedded systems due to their lightweight and compact design. The first two models of Hummingbird series are already available for ordering: SMX-15M (5Mpix, monochrome) and SMX-15C (5Mpix, color). Order online or contact email@example.com for details.
SMX-11M5x cameras now compatible with HALCON
By becoming a new member of the MVTec Image Acquisition Partner Program Sumix has completed another milestone of integration into the 3rd party software project. MVTec is a leading international manufacturer of software for machine vision. HALCON software by MVTec helps engineers to set up their own solutions for specific machine vision tasks.
MVTec Image Acquisition Partner Program strengthens cooperation in development and maintenance of the particular image acquisition interfaces. The program ensures that both parties are in close contact and have sound knowledge of each other's products for providing an optimal image acquisition solution.
New portable 3.5" TFT screen
Sumix now offers a portable 3.5" TFT display for its analogue inspection probe system.
The SMX-Scopio-A system allows visualization of connector end faces such as ST, FC, SC, LC, MU, E2000 – PC and APC, as well as SMA, multi-fiber and other military connectors. The scope can be used for either bulkhead or patch cord inspection.
New SMX-Scopio Tip released
New universal MTP/MPO tip is now available for inspection of MTP Connectors with the SMX-Scopio digital and analogue inspection probes.