Supported Cameras and Webcams

These cameras are supported by MegaMatcher SDK, MegaMatcher On Card SDK and VeriLook SDK:

  • Any webcam or camera that is accessible using:
    • DirectShow interface for Microsoft Windows platform.
    • GStreamer interface for Linux platform.
    • QuickTime interface for Mac platform.
  • Any built-in smartphone or tablet camera that is supported by iOS or Android OS. The camera should have at least 0.3 MegaPixel (640 x 480 pixels) resolution.
  • Any IP camera, that supports RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol):
    • Only RTP over UDP is supported.
    • VLC framework can be optionally used for reading video streams.
    • H.264/MPEG-4 AVC or Motion JPEG should be used for encoding the video stream.
  • These models of still cameras are supported:
    • Canon EOS family still cameras (Microsoft Windows only)
    • Nikon DSLR still cameras (Microsoft Windows only; a specific camera model should support video capture and should be listed there)
  • These specific models of high-resolution IP cameras are supported:
    • Axis M1114 camera (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • Basler BIP2-1600-25c-DN IP camera (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • Cisco 4500 IP camera (Microsoft Windows only)
    • CMITech EMX-30 – face & iris camera (Microsoft Windows only)
    • IrisGuard IG-AD100 – face & iris camera (Microsoft Windows only)
    • Mobotix S14D and DualNight M12 IP cameras (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • PiXORD N606 camera (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • Prosilica GigE Vision camera (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • Sony SNC-CS50 camera (Microsoft Windows and Linux)
    • VistaFA2 / VistaFA2E / VistaEY2 face & iris cameras (Microsoft Windows only)
  • Integrators can also write plug-ins to support their cameras using the plug-in framework provided with the Device Manager from the MegaMatcher SDK or VeriLook SDK.

Simultaneous capture from multiple cameras is possible.

A video file can be also used as a data source for applications based on VeriLook SDK or MegaMatcher SDK.