Automated Optical Inspection

MVP wins a 6th SMT China Vision award for the Ultra V

Carlsbad, CA – April 25, 2012: Machine Vision Products, Inc., a worldwide leader in Automated Optical Inspection today announced that their newest Ultra V platform has won the 6th SMT China Award for Automated Optical Inspection. The Ultra V is the fifth generation of the Ultra platform.
The Ultra V is the fastest AOI system MVP has produced. Aimed at the highest volume manufacturing lines the Ultra V’s unique architecture is designed around the fastest operating system, 64 bit multi-core computing, 8mp cameras, telecentric optics and Quad-Color Lighting. As well as providing the capabilities for Dual Lane operation, combined with dual program and dual system operation.

Ultra VMVP continues to bring ease of use to a technically challenging arena and do not compromise on the performance of their AOI systems as a result.

Across the full range of MVP AOI solutions MVP has implemented unique software allowing users to quickly generate performance based inspection databases. With the introduction of MVP’s unique Validation Suite users cannot only employ simple techniques to automatically tune their databases to the highest degrees of performance, but in addition the same suite of tools allows the user to have validated performance levels to accurately predict the level of defect detection.

This is Machine Vision Products’ fourth consecutive SMT China Vision award having previously received the AOI Award for their Supra E SMT platform in 2009, Ultra 850G Microelectronics platform in 2010 and the Spectra Large Board AOI solution in 2011.

MVP has a proven track record of success with a broad range of applications across both SMT and Microelectronics covering commercial, medical and defense based devices.

Speaking shortly after the announcement Dr. George T. Ayoub stated, “We are delighted to receive this forth SMT2012consecutive SMT Vision award for our latest Ultra V platform. Machine Vision Products has been committed to providing the fastest, best-in-class AOI solutions, while, providing the most cost effective products available in the market place. It is testament to our constant innovation that MVP again win an SMT Vision award. Our strategy is to continue to bring the best in class AOI to the market with many new products being released in 2012.
Our defect detection capabilities, speed, and ease-of-use tools, when combined with our Auto Optimize and Validate software suite, provide the best AOI solutions with no compromise to performance.”

“Our AOI systems have a proven track record for sustained reliability while providing the lowest cost of ownership to our customers. We have been investing heavily into research and development for both our software and hardware during the last several years and we are proud to receive the award from SMT as recognition of our work bringing the Ultra V to the market.”
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About Machine Vision Products, Inc.
Machine Vision Products is a market innovator and leader in imaging technologies for Surface Mount, Microelectronics and Packaging Technologies. Machine Vision Products provide solutions for both commercial and military applications. Machine Vision Products operate globally with direct operations in the US, China, Malaysia and the UK, with additional representation in countries throughout North America, Europe and Asia.