The VisionCam XM is a new generation of smart cameras. It provides a fast Dual Core ARM processor and as an option Real Time Ethernet Fieldbus can be used. Inside the camera Embedded Halcon can be used as a vision library. The VisionCam XM does not come with a ready to run application. The target is to develop a personal vision sensor which means the optimization of the application. It reduces complexity of the software and is more user-friendly.