MicaSense RedEdge: the sensor that doesn’t compromise.

RedEdge is a rugged, built-to-last, professional multispectral sensor that captures specific wavebands needed for accurate plant health analysis. With various integration options, it’s also one of the most flexible solutions on the market. Additionally, high GSD, a low power requirement, and a global shutter for distortion free images make this sensor the multispectral powerhouse.


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Weight: 180 grams (6.3 oz.)
(including DLS and cable)
Dimensions: 12.1 cm x 6.6 cm x 4.6 cm (4.8 in x 2.6 in x 1.8 in)
External Power: 5.0 V DC, 4 W nominal (8 W peak)
Spectral Bands: Blue, green, red, red edge, near IR (global shutter, narrowband)
RGB Color Output: 3.6 MP (global shutter, aligned with all bands)
Ground Sample Distance (GSD): 8 cm per pixel (per band) at 120 m (~400 ft) AGL
Capture Rate: 1 capture per second (all bands), 12-bit RAW
Interfaces: Serial, Ethernet, WiFi, External Trigger, GPS
Field of View: 47.2° HFOV

Seamless Integration Across all UAV Platforms

RedEdge is action-ready, integrating seamlessly no matter the platform. Versatile interfaces including built-in WiFi, Ethernet, serial (MAVLink), and PWM/GPIO triggers help turn a complex installation into a simple task.

Sample Data

Explore RedEdge data sets in MicaSense Atlas, or download and view sample images and orthomosaics.

Integrated Partner Solutions


Contact one of our UAV Partners for fully integrated solutions.