In-Sight 5000


In-Sight 5000 is a rugged IP67-rated series of industrial cameras featuring more than fifteen different model types including high speed, high resolution, color, and line scan.

Industrial-grade design

The In-Sight 5000 series vision systems are the only industrial smart cameras in the world that provide industrial-grade features as standard:

  • Rugged die-cast aluminum (IP67) housing
  • Sealed M12 connectors
  • Protective lens covers

In-Sight 5000 Series Models:

Standard resolution applications High resolution
Barcode reading and OCR applications
Built of rugged, die-cast aluminum, with sealed M12 connectors, and an included protective lens cover, the In-Sight 5000 series models offer a wide array of performance choices, all with IP67 (NEMA 6) rated protection
Models: 5100, 5400
When large parts need to be inspected for small defects or precise measurements, turn to the high resolution models for greater accuracy. 5MP systems are available.
Models: 5403
If color is a factor, choose a model with the powerful ExtractColor tool to inspect color features of a part and the robust MatchColor tool to recognize parts based on their color.
Models: 5100C, 5400C
These ID models offer unmatched identification software tools for reading and verifying 1-D and 2-D codes (IDMax and 2DMax+) as well as human readable text (OCRMax).
Models: 5110, 5410, 5413

Unmatched performance and reliability

Every In-Sight 5000 vision system model delivers best-in-class performance. Most models are equipped with a full library of proven Cognex vision tools through the easy to use In-Sight Explorer software.

Easy to deploy and maintain

With the In-Sight EasyBuilder® configuration software, even the most powerful vision tools are accessible to users with little vision experience. With In-Sight vision systems, you have the tools you need to keep your line operating on schedule and at full throughput:

  • TestRun system validation
  • Cognex Connect suite of communications protocols
  • Cognex Explorer control center


  • Inspection
    Inspect for assembly errors, surface defects, damaged parts and missing features. Identify the orientation, shape and position of objects and features.
  • Gauge/Measure
    Gauge parts to check critical dimensions and/or measure components for sorting and classification processes.
  • Guide/Align
    Guide automation equipment and robotic devices. Align parts for high accuracy assembly operations
    Read and verify alphanumeric characters marked directly on parts and printed on labels.
  • Barcode Reading
    Read 1-D barcodes and 2-D matrix codes as part of an overall inspection.
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