Starlight Xpress HX5 USB 1.1

This plug-in driver is available as part of the Obsolete Driver Pack.

Please note that we strongly recommend loading the newer Universal firmware into the camera and using the SX Universal driver instead of using this legacy driver.

Please note that we recommend using the SX Universal driver instead, using the alternative firmware.

For this driver, please select SX HX5 USB on the Setup tab.

The Starlight Xpress HX516 USB cameras connect to the PC via a USB port. The appropriate Starlight Xpress USB drivers that come with the camera must be installed for the camera to work.

The Update Progress setting is used to disable progress bar updates during image download. Doing so can prevent horizontal streaking caused by pauses in the readout.

The Advanced button brings up the Starlight Xpress Hex File Utility.

The Starlight Xpress cameras use open-loop cooling, so the cooler controls are not enabled when this camera is in use.

Availability of this feature depends on Product Level.