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Optical Zoom
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Field of View
1080
Resolution
60
Frames per second

SKU: PT20X-SDI-GY-G2 (Gray)
UPC:
737993158882
MSRP:
$1,899
SKU: PT20X-SDI-WH-G2 (White)
UPC:
737993158912
MSRP:
$1,899

The PTZ Optics 20X-SDI is a 1080p camera with 20X optical zoom for capturing HD video at long distances. With support for HDMI, 3G-SDI and IP Streaming (H.264 & H.265) this camera is ideal for broadcasting high definition video signals for broadcast or video conferencing applications.

3G-SDI PTZ Camera

Be seen in 1080p

Crystal clear High Definition 1080p video with lossless 20X optical zoom letting you get up close to see and interact with your team.

Simultaneuos Video Outputs HD-SDIThree Simultaneous Video Outputs

The PTZOptics 20X-SDI can simultaneously send out 1080p video from HDMI, 3G-SDI and h.264 or H.265 IP Streaming for maximum flexibility.

HD-SDI PTZOptics Connection3G-SDI & PoE

3G-SDI is a preferred cabling for 1080p video over long distances. PTZOptics HD-SDI camera models also include PoE (Power Over Ethernet) which can learn more about here.

20X field of ViewWide Field of View

The 20X PTZOptics models offer a wide field of view with the ability to zoom into narrow a 3.36 degrees.

PoE Power Over EthernetPower Over Ethernet

PTZOptics HD-SDI camera models also include PoE (Power Over Ethernet) which can learn more about here. The Ethernet port can be used for power, control and video/audio streaming.

ios PTZ Camera appiOS Camera App

PTZOptics has an updated iOS camera control app available here. The app is not included free with each camera cost. A free android app is available here.

RS-232 PTZOptics Camera ControlRS-232/RS-485 Camera Control

Every PTZOptics includes in/out RS-232 ports and a RS-485. These ports use VISCA commands to integrate with larger control systems such as Crestron and Extron. We even have pre-built modules available for download here.

HDMI PTZOptics ConnectionHDMI Video Connection

Every PTZOptics camera comes with a HDMI video output capable of video resolutions up to 1080p.

RTMP Streaming from Camera to YouTubeLive RTMP Streaming

Every PTZOptics camera has the ability to live stream directly from the camera to your favorite CDN. Simply plugin your CDN’s RTMP Streaming information into the IP interface of your camera and start streaming! (See this tutorial video).

audio embed HDMI and Ethernet Outputs3.5mm Audio Input

Every PTZOptics camera comes with a 3.5mm audio input you can use to embed audio. The HD-SDI models support embedding audio via a line level input onto HDMI and Ethernet for IP Streaming.

ptzoptics h.265 cameraIP Video Streaming

Camera include h.265 “High Efficiency Codec” IP Streaming along with h.264 and multicast streaming. Taking things a step further we offer our software open source so developers can customize any experience.

3 Year Warranty3 Year Warranty

PTZOptics offers the industries best 3 Year Warranty. Repairs are handled in our USA repair center located outside Philadelphia, PA.

Field of View Calculator

What is the distance from the camera to the subject?

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12X Lens

Telephoto
Wide
Width -
(w) 23.8
(w) 17.6
Height -
(t) 3.0
(t) 1.7

20X Lens

Telephoto
Wide
(w) 21.8
(w) 14.0
(t) 1.4
(t) 0.8
Terms - *Telephoto (Fully Zoomed In) – *Wide (Fully Zoomed Out), Height and Width refer to image height/width at given object distance.

Power Over Ethernet

More information here...

Built-in RTSP & RTMP for Live Streaming

Publish your live video streams with RTSP or RTMP using a CDN or a enterprise streaming server.

Publish your live video streams with RTSP or RTMP using a CDN or a enterprise streaming server.

Record to your favorite management tool

PTZOptics cameras can easily integrate with Learn Management Systems (LMS) such as Blackboard, Moodle or Kaltura.

PTZOptics cameras can easily integrate with Learn Management Systems (LMS) such as Blackboard, Moodle or Kaltura.

  • Each digital video output can still be used for video monitoring or conferencing
  • Make dynamic recordings with LMS systems and record “just the talking heads” via HDMI
  • Take remote camera control from the far end as PTZOptics offers over 4 different ways for camera control (IP/Network, IR Remote, RS-232, and UVC )
  • Every camera has HDMI video output (Perfect for in room confidence monitors)

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Top Features

  • Video Connections: HDMI, 3G-SDI & IP Streaming
  • Field of View: 60.7 degree wide-angle lens
  • Low Lux: High performance in low illumination situations
  • Resolution: Full 1920x1080p HD Resolutions up to 60 frames per second
  • Noise Cancellation: 2D and 3D noise reduction with our latest “low noise CMOS sensor”
  • IP Streaming GUI: Easy to use Software GUI for PTZ Control and remote viewing
  • NEW: Open Source IP Control Software
  • 3 Year Warranty: Check out the Quality Control!
  • New: Android Camera Control App

 

Comparison Chart

Comparison Chart

 

Additional Technical Specifications

  • Video CMOS Sensor: 1/2.7” CMOS, 2.12 Mega Pixels
  • Frame Rate: 1080i 60/50/30/25 1080p 60/50/30/25 720p 60/50/30/25
  • Lens: 20x, F4.42mm-88.5mm, F1.8-F2.8
  • Lens Zoom: 20x (Optical Zoom)
  • Field of View: 60.7°
  • Min Lux: 0.5 Lux at F1.8, AGC ON
  • Shutter Speed: 1/30s – 1/10000s
  • SNR: ≥55dB
  • Vertical Flip & Mirror: Supported
  • Horizontal Angle of View: 3.36° (tele) to 60.7° (wide)
  • Vertical Angle of View: 1.89° (tele) to 34.1°(wide)
  • Pan Movement: ±170°
  • Tilt Rotation: Up: 90°, Down: 30°
  • Presets: 10 IR Presets (255 via Serial, or IP)
  • Video Output Interface: SDI, HDMI, IP Streaming, CVBS
  • Network Interface: RJ45
  • Audio Interface: Line In, 3.5mm (HDMI & IP Stream Only)
  • Communication Interface: RS-232, RS485
  • Baud Rate: 2400/4800/96000 bits
  • Power Supply Interface: JEITA type Power Adapter (DC IN 12V)
  • USB 2.0 Interface: (future use)
  • Dimension (in.): 5.6W x 6.5H x 6.3D (7.5H w/ Tilt Up)
  • Dimensions (mm): 142W x 164H x 160D (189H w/ Tilt Up)
  • Box Dimensions: 9”x9”x10” | 228mmx254mmx228mm
  • Camera Weight: 3.10 lbs. (1.41kg)
  • Boxed Weight: 5.4 lbs. (2.45 kg)
  • Power Supply: 12W (Max)
  • Input Voltage: 12V DC (10.8 – 13.0V DC)

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"This camera exceeded my expectations in more ways than I can count. It is exactly what I was looking for in a camera with all of the features that I was needing (and even some that I didn't at the time thought I would need.) "

− Russell Albright from Lakewood, WA
 

"Camera is great! Easy to setup and functions as expected. "

− Fred Clayton, Dana Hall School

"PTZOptics are 33% less than Sony….and BETTER! I’m loving that."

− Jeff Ellis, Stampede Presentation Products

"Great cameras for the price. They have impressed everyone we have shown them to. We will be ordering more for our remote venues. "

− John Wilson from Ventura, CA United States

"PTZOptics are great cameras for the price. It's the complete package. I couldn't ask for anything more out of these broadcast quality cameras!"

− Phil Shoop, HSI Inc

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Network Control

  • Easily connect to up to 8 cameras on your internal network
  • No need to be physically connected to your cameras
  • Extend camera control outside your network with the WebRemote
  • Use preset visualizer to layout your presets
  • Toggle between static IP addresses on your network
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VISCA Control

  • Connect to your camera via RS-232 to USB (conversion cable required)
  • Connect and daisy chain up to 28 cameras
  • Set up to 255 internal camera presets
  • Over 5 ways to control through the software
  • Plug and play COM port setup
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Live Production

  • Connect to your camera via RS-232 to USB (conversion cable required)
  • Connect and daisy chain up to 28 cameras
  • Set up to 255 internal & 255 external camera presets
  • Small interface designed for live production
  • Plug and play COM port setup

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PTZ Cameras
1080
Full HD quality
60
Maximum FPS

12X-SDI-G2

12X-SDI-G2

12X Optical Zoom | HDMI, 3G-SDI, CVBS, IP Streaming| 1920x1080p | 72.5º Field of View

1080p Live Streaming Camera with 12X Optical Zoom for capturing wide angles.

12X-USB-G2

12X-USB-G2

12X Optical Zoom | IP Network Control RJ45, HDMI, USB 3.0| 1920x1080p | 72.5º Field of View

1080p Live Streaming Camera with 12X Optical Zoom for capturing wide angles

20X-SDI-G2

20X-SDI-G2

20X Optical Zoom | HDMI, 3G-SDI, IP Network RJ45, CVBS| 1920x1080p | 60.7º Field of View

1080p Live Streaming Camera with 20X Optical Zoom camera with IP Streaming.

20X-USB-G2

20X-USB-G2

20X Optical Zoom | USB 3.0, IP Network RJ45, HDMI, CVBS| 1920x1080p | 60.7º Field of View

1080p Live Streaming Camera with 20X Optical Zoom for Medium Sized Rooms

VL-ZCAM

VL-ZCAM

4X Optical Zoom included | 3G-SDI & IP Streaming| 1920x1080p | 122° Field of View

1080p Variable Lens box camera with super wide Field of View for small rooms

20X-ZCAM

20X-ZCAM

20X Optical Zoom | 3G-SDI & IP Streaming| 1920x1080p | 60.7° Field of View

1080p Conference Camera with 20X Optical Zoom for Medium Sized Rooms

PT-JOY

PT-JOY

Controls over ONVIF | Control up to 253 cameras| Full PTZ control | RJ45 Network Connection

Easily Pan, Tilt, & Zoom with the IP Joystick without all the messy extra cables

 

Integration is key… This is where PTZOptics shine!

vMix Integration

vmix systems

From live streaming to microstreaming to camera control

vMix is a pioneer of live streaming technology on a Windows platform. From MicroStreaming, a incredible way to make amazing marketing videos, to live streaming and camera control vMix is a goto streaming software for many of our customers. We use vMix for our Friday live webinars!

Tricaster Integration

PTZOptics Integration with NewTek TriCaster

Enter Live Webcasting… Emerge Victorious

Whether broadcasting on location, streaming from a flight case, or driving a big screen from backstage, live event producers need to be able to deliver high-quality, professional results from wherever they are—and get quickly to wherever they’re going next. With built-in support for PTZ controls for PTZOptics cameras.

Wirecast Integration

PTZOptics Integration with WireCast

Live Webcasting Software

Live stream conferences, concerts, interviews and more. Wirecast provides everything you need to stream professional live events. Add multiple cameras, including iOS devices; create composite shots with graphics and transitions; and live encode and stream to your favorite streaming destination. Plus integrate PTZOptics camera over the network or USB!

 

Magewell Integration

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Affordable Capture Devices

Magwell produces some of the best capture devices for HDMI, HD-SDI and analog video sources. From quad-channel HDMI and HD-SDI PCIe Cards to simple HDMI & HD-SDI frame grabbers, checkout our compatibility testing! 

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