2D Vision Products

Cognex In-Sight® 2D machine vision systems are unmatched in their ability to inspect, identify and guide parts. These self-contained, industrial-grade vision systems combine a library of advanced vision tools with high-speed image acquisition and processing. A wide range of models, including line scan and color systems, meet most price and performance requirements.


Whether performing a single profile measurement or scanning an entire surface in 3D, Cognex has the most powerful and robust 3D machine vision tools. Manufacturers in all industries trust Cognex technology to deliver high accuracy surface feature measurements that go beyond the capabilities of 2D machine vision technology.

Fixed-Mount Barcode Readers

Cognex DataMan series of industrial, image-based barcode readers decode 1-D and 2-D codes, from printed labels to the hardest to read direct part mark (DPM) codes, and deliver industry-leading read rates. Cognex barcode readers can help reduce costs, increase throughput, and control traceability.

Handheld Barcode Readers

Cognex's DataMan handheld barcode readers can accommodate 1D and 2D label-based barcodes as well as direct part marked (DPM) codes for the widest variety of surfaces and marking methods. They are equipped with the latest patented technology, rugged housing, and modular communication options to withstand the harshest manufacturing and logistics environments.