Chronos 2.1-HD

The Chronos 2.1-HD a budget-friendly high-speed camera that offers an all-in-one, high-definition, high frame-rate solution with 1.000 fps at a 1920 x 1080 resolution.


The Chronos 2.1-HD High-Speed Camera from Kron Technologies is a state-of-the-art imaging solution designed for high-performance in a variety of dynamic environments, including airborne military applications. Perfect for use in fighter jets, helicopters, and other military aircraft, this versatile camera delivers exceptional clarity and detail, capturing high-speed events at an impressive 1920×1080 resolution and up to 24,046 frames per second. Its robust design and comprehensive feature set make it ideal for critical military operations, ensuring reliable performance under the most demanding conditions.

The Chronos 2.1-HD is equipped with a high-sensitivity image sensor, supporting both color and monochrome modes, making it adaptable to various lighting conditions. Its standalone operation, facilitated by a built-in touchscreen and battery, ensures portability and ease of use in the field. Whether for vibration analysis, schlieren imaging, or particle image velocimetry (PIV), the Chronos 2.1-HD provides precise and reliable data.

Key Features

  • High-Resolution Sensor: 4/3” format image sensor capturing up to 24,046 FPS at lower resolutions.

  • ISO Sensitivity: High sensitivity ISO 500-8,000 (color) and 1,000-16,000 (monochrome).

  • Lens Compatibility: Field-swappable lens mounts including Nikon F, Canon EF, and C mounts.

  • Internal Storage: 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB RAM options for extensive recording capabilities.

  • Portable Design: Standalone operation with a 5” capacitive touchscreen and battery for ease of use in various environments.

  • Trigger Options: Multiple I/O ports for synchronization and remote triggering via cable, sound, and web-triggers.

  • Durable Enclosure: Anodized CNC machined aluminum body ensures durability and resilience in demanding conditions.

  • API and Network Control: Open source, REST-based API and network control via web page or CAT Ethernet cable for seamless integration.

  • Environmental Tolerance: Operates efficiently in a wide temperature range (-20°C to +40°C), suitable for airborne applications.

  • Assistive Features: Focus peaking, zebra lines, and viewfinder zoom aid in precise focusing and exposure control.


  • High-Resolution Imaging: Captures stunning high-definition video at 1920×1080 resolution with frame rates up to 1,000 FPS, ensuring detailed analysis of fast-moving subjects.

  • Extreme Frame Rates: Capable of recording up to 24,046 frames per second at lower resolutions, capturing even the fastest events with unparalleled clarity.

  • Versatile Lens Options: Compatible with Nikon F, Canon EF, and C mounts, offering flexibility in lens selection to suit various imaging needs.

  • All-in-One Portability: Completely standalone operation with a 5” touchscreen display and built-in battery, perfect for field use in airborne applications.

  • High Sensitivity: ISO range of 500-8,000 (color) and 1,000-16,000 (monochrome) allows filming in diverse lighting conditions, ensuring clear, high-quality images.

  • Advanced Trigger Options: Multiple I/O ports enable synchronization and remote triggering via cable, sound, and web-triggers, providing flexibility in capturing critical moments.

  • Comprehensive Data Storage: Internal storage options with 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB RAM allow for extended recording times, complemented by SD card slot and various external storage capabilities.

  • Durable and Lightweight: Anodized CNC machined aluminum enclosure ensures durability while maintaining a lightweight design, ideal for integration into military aircraft.

  • Adaptive Recording Modes: Offers multiple recording modes including standard, segmented, running, gated burst, and live slow motion, catering to diverse imaging requirements.

  • Open Source API: REST-based Application Programming Interface (API) for easy integration into custom software or control environments, enhancing flexibility and control.

FPS and Resolution

Resolution 1920 x 1080 1920 x 720 1440 x 1080 1440 x 720 1280 x 1024 1024 x 768 800 x 600 640 x 96
FPS 1.000 1.495 1.434 2.142 1.512 2.531 4.352 24.046