Shaping the future since 1997!
IDS Imaging GmbH.

IDS stands for modular, powerful USB, GigE and 3D cameras with a great range of sensors and variants.

With IDS NXT, we are presenting a completely new generation of vision app-based sensors and cameras - unlimited possibilities for applications of the future.

True to our philosophy "It's so easy!" all our industrial cameras are perfectly compatible and easy to handle.
Simplicity means efficiency.

Since it was founded as a two-person company back in 1997, IDS has developed into a successful, independent and ISO certified family company.
Our approximately 270 employees around the world are real team players and work with joy and by conviction for you and your projects

IDS cameras are used in an almost unlimited range of applications. They can be found in equipment, plant, and mechanical engineering in sectors including the automotive, packaging, and printing industry, as well as in food technology.
Industrial cameras from IDS also provide the indispensable eyes for numerous applications in robotics, medical technology, traffic monitoring, security, kiosk systems, and logistics.

Whether in an industrial or non-industrial setting: our CMOS cameras assist companies worldwide in optimizing processes, ensuring quality, driving research, conserving raw materials, and serving people.

Some of our products:


High performance USB and GigE industrial cameras, with a wide variety of CMOS sensors.
Entry level Industrial USB and GigE Industrial cameras with various low-cost CMOS sensors.

Board cameras with liquid AF optics.
ENSENSO, Ultra Flexible 3D camera systems.




IDS NXT, the next generation of vision app-based industrial cameras.


A complete overview of our products can be found on our website.
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