PixArt Imagine Inc. and Nintendo | Date: 2017-02-08
There is provided an interactive system, which includes a remote controller. The remote controller is equipped with a camera to capture an operating frame having a user image and a background image therein; and a processing unit to analyze the operating frame to identify a user image section and a background image section within the operating frame corresponding to the user image and the background image respectively, wherein the processing unit generates a movement information of the remote controller according to intensity distributions of the user image section and the background image section.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-05-16
The present disclosure illustrates an optical navigation apparatus with defocused image compensation function and a compensation circuit thereof The optical navigation apparatus comprises a light source, an image sensing circuit and a compensation circuit. The light source is configured to illuminate a work surface. The image sensing circuit captures a first image related to the work surface. The compensation circuit is configured to transform the first image and a point spread function of the light source into a first conversion result and a second conversion result in frequency domain, respectively, and then transform a result multiplied by the first conversion result and a reciprocal of the second conversion result from frequency domain to time domain to generate a second image.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-01-27
A navigation trace calibrating method and a related optical navigation device are utilized to transform a first trace line generated by the optical navigation device into a second trace line suitable for user operation. The navigation trace calibrating method includes establishing a reference coordinate system, reading and analyzing the first trace line, calculating a first offset of the first trace line relative to the reference coordinate system, defining an offset between the first trace line and the second trace line as calibration weight to acquire a second offset of the second trace line relative to the reference coordinate system, and calculating a value of the calibration weight according to the second offset and a length of the first trace line.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-05-22
An image determining method, applied to an image sensing apparatus with a lens and an image sensor comprising a first pixel and a second pixel. First/second parts of the first/second pixels are respectively covered. The image determining method comprises: applying the first/second pixel to respectively generate a first/second object image, wherein the first/second object images are combined to generate a first combined object image; computing a first brightness information variation tendency of the first object image, a second brightness information variation tendency of the second object image and brightness information variation tendency of the first combined object image; and determining if the first combined object image is a front image or a rear image based on the first brightness information variation tendency, the second brightness information variation tendency and the brightness information variation tendency of the first combined object image.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-08-31
A ranging system including a first aperture stop, a second aperture stop, an image sensor and a processing unit is provided. The first aperture stop includes a sheet of IR-cut filter material. The second aperture stop includes a sheet of opaque material. The image sensor receives light passing through the first and second aperture stops to output an image frame. The processing unit respectively calculates a convolution between a first color subframe of the image frame and a plurality of first blur kernels to generate a plurality of blurred first frames, respectively calculates a convolution between a second color subframe of the image frame and a plurality of second blur kernels to generate a plurality of blurred second frames, and performs a best matching between the blurred first frames and the blurred second frames.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-04-08
An optical detecting device capable of preventing environmental pollution includes a casing, an optical detecting component and a transparent component. The casing includes a light through unit and at least one accommodating structure. The optical detecting component is disposed inside the accommodating structure. The transparent component is disposed inside the accommodating structure and located above the optical detecting component, to partly fill the accommodating structure at least and block between the light through unit and the optical detecting component.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-06-03
An image segmentation threshold value determining method, comprising: defining a plurality of image regions of a first sensing image; determining a first, a second part image segmentation threshold values according to a first, second image regions of the image regions; performing a first, a second image segmentation operation to the first sensing image according to the first, the second part image segmentation threshold values to acquire a first, a second segmented images; and selecting one of the first part image segmentation threshold value and the second part image segmentation threshold value as the first image segmentation threshold value according to the first segmented image and the second segmented image.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2017-01-27
An optical processing apparatus and a light source luminance adjustment method adapted to detect a rotational displacement and a pressing state are provided. The optical processing apparatus includes a light source unit, a processing unit, and an image sensing unit, wherein the processing unit is electrically connected to the light source unit and the image sensing unit. The light source unit provides a beam of light. The processing unit defines a frame rate, defines a plurality of time instants within a time interval, and sets the light source unit to a luminance value at each of the time instants. A length of the time interval is shorter than the reciprocal of the frame rate. The luminance values are different and are within a range. The image sensing unit captures an image by an exposure time length at each of the time instants, wherein the exposure time lengths are the same.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-10-19
A signal sampling method, applied to a sensing system comprising a sensing matrix with a first sensing region and a second sensing region. The signal sampling method comprises: (a) applying a first single period sampling number to sample a sensing value of the first sensing region to generate a first sensing signal; and (b) applying a second single period sampling number to sample a sensing value of the second sensing region to generate a second sensing signal. The values of the first single period sampling number and the second single period sampling number are different. The selection for the single period sampling number is extended via sampling different sensing regions by different single period sampling numbers.
PixArt Imagine Inc. | Date: 2016-10-28
A breath detection method includes the steps of: receiving a PPG signal; recognizing a low frequency carrier of the PPG signal; recognizing a rising part of the low frequency carrier and a falling part of the low frequency carrier, wherein a frequency of the low frequency carrier represents a breathing cycle period of a user, the rising part represents one of a breathing out state and a breathing in state of the user, and the falling part represents the other one of the breathing out state and the breathing in state; and real-timely outputting at least one of the breathing cycle period, the breathing out state or the breathing in state.