Xiris Automation Inc. released its next-generation weld camera, the XVC-700. The lightweight, slim line camera is for integration with welding automation in spaces too small for traditional welding cameras. The camera features High Dynamic Range (HDR) imaging in excess of 140 db, an angled optics head ranging from 0 to 90 degrees and a POE Interface. The camera weighs 100 g and squeezes into a 22-mm-by-22-mm-by-115-mm frame before optics. An industry standard S–mount lens holder, multiple mounting points, status LED, low power consumption and protective glass UV/IR filter are featured.