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Omron Releases Upgraded Human Vision Components Module, -P2 Version

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL--(Marketwired - November 01, 2016) - OMRON is pleased to announce the release of the Human Vision Components (HVC) -P2 model. The HVC-P2 module has a maximum recognition speed 10 times that of the previous model, which was introduced in March 2014. The HVC-P2 is offered in long-distance and wide-angle detection types, giving customers more choice to fit their application(s).

/ -- HVC-P2 can be utilized in varying environments including: home, outdoors and the workplace. Using the HVC-P2 to recognize people's needs can allow applications to provide a more comfortable lifestyle.


  • Lens choices between wide-angle type and long-distance type depending on detection distance and range needs
  • Horizontal angles of views from approximately 50 to 90 degrees and vertical angles of view from approximately 40 to 70 degrees
  • 10 OKAO Vision functions: body detection, face detection, hand detection, face direction estimation, gaze estimation, blink estimation, age estimation, gender estimation, expression estimation and face recognition
  • User friendly -- easy implementation through USB or UART output
  • HVC-P2 module consists of a camera and separate main board, connected via a flexible flat cable (FFC). This allows installation on the edge of a flat display unit, which was previously difficult with all-in-one units.
  • Output image communication can be chosen from three types: 320x240 pixels, 160x120 pixels and no image output


  • Marketing, such as electronic signage
  • Register/POS
  • Building automation
  • Vending machines
  • Machine and robot operations


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About Omron Electronic Components
For over 80 years, Omron Electronic Components has been a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced electronic components. Extensive product groups include relays, switches, connectors, MEMS flow sensors, pressure sensors, and optical components. Omron Electronic Components is the Americas subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $7+ billion global leading supplier of electronics and control system components and services. Omron's broad product offering can be found in applications for the communications, transportation, medical, HVAC, appliance, industrial automation, consumer electronics, test and measurement, and gaming markets around the world. Omron Electronic Components has an extensive sales network consisting of regional sales professionals, inside sales representatives, technical sales assistants, customer service staff, and an authorized distributor network.

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