Specifications for the SharpZ3 - SharpZ3 | SharpOS 13.0

AutoVu SharpZ3 Deployment Guide 13.0

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Refer to the technical, mechanical, and environmental specifications when planning and deploying a SharpZ3 system.

SharpZ3 camera specifications

Specification Details
ALPR camera sensors 1456(H) x 1088(V) progressive scan @30fps, monochrome, global shutter
ALPR capture range Up to 63-foot (19-meter) range with retro-reflective license plates
ALPR camera lens options 8mm, 12mm, 16mm, 25mm
Context camera sensor
  • 1456(H) x 1088(V) progressive scan @30 fps
  • Color
  • B&W night mode with 940nm illuminator
  • Global shutter
  • JPEG still images and MJPEG video streaming
Context camera lens Based on ALPR lens configuration: 4mm, 6mm, 8mm, 12mm
  • Pulsed LED illuminator (740nm, 850nm, 940nm, 590nm)
Water-resistance | sealing IEC 60529 IPx6, IPx7 | IEC 60529 IP6x
Dimensions 1.65 (h) x 5.12 (w) x 3.56 (d) inches (4.2 x 13 x 9 cm) | Excludes cabling and mounting bracket
Weight 1.2 lbs (0.54 kg)
Color Available in black/white

SharpZ3 base unit specifications

Specification Details
I/O Base unit:

2x 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet ports (RJ45)

4x digital inputs (triggers), 0~32Vdc, opto-coupled

4x dry-contact outputs (relays): 2x 0.25A solid state relays, 2x 8A electromechanical relays

1x regulated 12V AUX output power, 200ma

Mounting options Horizontal and vertical
Dimensions 3.6 (h) x 8.6 (w) x 9.3 (d) inches (9.1 x 21.8 x 23.6 cm).

Excludes cabling, cable racks and mounting brackets

Weight Base unit: 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg)

ALPR module: 2-ports: 4.1 lbs (1.9 kg)

ALPR module: 4-ports: 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg)

Processors Intel Atom Processor E3950

Intel Myriad X VPU (machine-learning co-processor)

Power 12/24Vdc nominal (9 to 32 Vdc)

Optional modules:

2x ALPR base unit module: Typical power consumption: 50W

4x ALPR base unit module: Typical power consumption: 98W

SharpZ3 system certification (camera and base unit)

Specification Details
Vibration IEC 60068-2-64
Shock resistance IEC 60068-2-27
Electromagnetic immunity and emissions FCC part 15 Sub-part B | ICES-003 Issue 4 | CISPR32 / EN55032 | CISPR35 / EN55035 | CISPR25 / EN55025 | EN 50498
CE marking EMC Directive 2014/30/EU; Automotive EMC Directive 2004/104/EC; RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU
Temperature -40°F to 122°F (-40°C to 50°C) operating; -40°F to 185°F (-40°C to 85°C) storage

-40°F to 149°F (-40°C to 65°C) base unit operating, w/optional cooling pack

Certifications: IEC 60068-2-1 Category Ad | IEC 60068-2-2 Category Bd | IEC 60068-2-14 Category Na

Includes hi-temp auto-shutoff protection

Part numbers

Component Signification
A SharpZ3 prefix
B Color: W (white) or B (black)
C Primary ALPR lens:
Focal length
8 mm, 12 mm, 16 mm, 25 mm
F: Monochrome sensor with filter
M: Monochrome sensor without filter
C: Color sensor with filter
D Secondary ALPR lens:
590 nm, 740 nm, 850 nm, 940 nm