Active Silicon Ltd.

To make outstanding imaging products that contribute towards a better world

Active Silicon is a leading manufacturer of imaging products and embedded vision systems. We provide camera electronics for image data transmission, frame grabbers for data acquisition, and embedded systems for image processing and machine control.

Active Silicon specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of digital imaging products and technologies. This includes video acquisition components and vision systems on a variety of standard and specialist operating systems. Frame grabbers include the FireBird, Phoenix, LFG and Snapper in PCI Express, PCI, PMC, cPCI and PC/104-Plus form factors for Windows, Mac, Linux, and QNX platforms. These provide acquisition solutions for a wide range of applications supporting analogue, LVDS, HD-SDI, Camera Link (including PoCL) and CoaXPress cameras.  Other products include their embedded vision systems based on the COM Express industry standard and custom imaging systems.  Active Silicon can also provide a wide range of consultancy services for the design and integration of imaging equipment into OEM machines and end-user systems. This often extends to the development of custom hardware solutions such as ETX based embedded products.

Company type
Manufacturer Vision Components

Application Engineering, Education, Maintenance

, Application-specific Software, Cable & Connector, Custom Development, Embedded Software, Framegrabber, Interface, On-board Image Processing, Vision Processor Board