The new Inspex 3 from Ash is a powerful, flexible and intuitive HD digital microscope designed with the new AshCam HD camera module. Developed entirely by Ash with new high speed image processing the Inspex 3 delivers exceptional image quality, super-fast focus speeds and a smooth digital zoom.

Applications for Inspex 3 cover in process visual inspection, rework and assembly of component parts in large and small scale production environments. Used in the electronics, medical and precision engineering industries. 

Inspex 3 offers high speed live image display in Full HD (1080p) resolution with 60fps and magnification from 2x to 323x (with optional lenses). Intuitive software interface simplifies operation and control of the system without the need for a PC. Image enhancement functions and contrast ensure optimal image results. Easy to use illumination optimisation features make controlling the integrated segmented LED ring light effortless.


  • Magnification from 2.1 to 131x digital (65.6x optical), expandable to 323x optical with lens change
  • Field of View up to 245mm x 139mm
  • Working Distance up to 195mm
  • AshCal ™Calibration Tracking - All Inspex 3 are factory calibrated. No time is wasted performing recalibrations between changing magnifications.
  • 2-D Measurement & Annotation - accurate point-to-point measurement and annotation
  • Image Stacking - Inspex 3 automatically captures several images at different focal depths to create an image based on the sharpest regions from each capture
  • Presets - Simple operation with On-Screen Preset Buttons allowing quick and easy access to pre-configured part-specific systems settings.
  • RTLDC - Real Time Lens Distortion Correction algorithm corrects lens distortion for consistent inspection across the entire field of view.
  • Save to Network - Networking enables direct saving to your server or the cloud for increased workflow efficiency
  • Email - Save time by emailing directly from Inspex 3 (no PC required)
  • User Access Control - user privileges settings enables operational control and traceability
  • Auto Focus - one-click autofocus on-screen indicator
  • Image Capture - image stamping with time, date, user and magnification level for traceability throughout your inspection process. Simply plug your USB key or connect the Inspex 3 to your network
  • New - Super Fast Auto Focus - one-click autofocus on-screen indicator
  • New - Spot Focus - quickly focus on an area of interest by simply using the mouse pointer
  • New - Manual Rocket Focus - use manual rocker focus to accurately adjust the focus level to yourt region of interest
  • New - AshTruColour - view true colour reproduction of your sample as seen with the naked eye
  • New -Advanced Camera Settings - tailor sharpness, contrast, saturation and camera speed to suit your application 
  • New - No Video Latency - the video from Inspex 3 has zero delay. It's 3x faster than previous systems from Ash. There is no delay between movement under tha camera and what you see on the screen

Optical Data:

Objective lens 5 (Std) 10 Plan 1x 25

Zoom range (Optical)

2.1x - 65.6x 4.1x - 130x 51.7x - 323x
Max Digital Magnification 131.6x 259x 646x
195 mm 79 mm 44 mm
Field of view
at min. zoom
240 x 135 mm 80 x 71 mm 3.5 x 1.7 mm
Field of view
at max. zoom (optical)
8.34 x 4.69 mm 4.1 x 2.22 mm 1.65 x 0.85 mm

Optical data obtained using a 24" monitor

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Ash also offer a range of objective lenses, high quality stand options, illumination and accessories including a 360 degree rotating viewer allowing the Inspex 3 to be customised to your specific needs and application. Some of these can be found on the Related Accessories below.

Package Contents: Inspex 3, Quadrant Controllable Ring Light, +5 Lens, Wireless Mouse & keyboard, Mat, Power supply, HDMI to HDMI cable, Operation Manual, Mini USB Cable (for PC connection), Grounding Cable, USB Memory Stick, Arm Bracket (for stand mounting), Arm Receiver, Cleaning Cloth

More Information
Brand Ash Vision
Product List Attributes

• 2.1x to 131x Magnification, Parfocal, WD 195mm
• Expandable to 320x
• New AshCam 30x HD Camera 1080p at 60fps
• Measurement with no PC required
• AshCal Calibration Tracking, Image stacking

SKU Inspex-3
Country of Origin Ireland
Special Feature Integrated Camera, Image Stacking
Used By Industry, Laboratories
Measurement Yes
Sensor Format N/A
Resolution HD 1080p
Magnification 2x-130x
Lense Mount N/A
Interface type HMDI (DVI)
Frame Rate (Max) 60 fps
Operating System No Computer Req'd

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