Introducing Generation 2

3G-SDI Advanced Live Streaming Cameras

Welcome to the industries most advanced live streaming pan, tilt and zoom cameras. Built for quality, made for professional video productions.

 
 

Meet the Professional PTZ


PTZOptics SDI camera models are most most advanced PTZ cameras we have ever made. With game changing optics and options for video professionals


 

Get to know your PTZOptics SDI Camera


In just 10 minutes, see how easy it is to setup this advanced live streaming camera to work with your video production workflow.

Download our Quick Start Guide

Broadcast Quality Made Affordable

 
6
Camera Models
1080
Resolution
60
Frames per second
3
Year Warranty

SKU: PT12X-SDI-GY-G2 (Gray)
UPC: 737993158769
MSRP: $1,759
SKU: PT12X-SDI-WH-G2 (White)
UPC: 737993158790
MSRP: $1,759
SKU: PT20X-SDI-GY-G2 (Gray)
UPC: 737993158882
MSRP: $1,869
SKU: PT20X-SDI-WH-G2 (White)
UPC: 737993158912
MSRP: $1,869
SKU: PT30X-SDI-GY-G2 (Gray)
UPC: 737993161059
MSRP: $1,979
SKU: PT30X-SDI-WH-G2 (White)
UPC: 737993161066
MSRP: $1,979
Designed for flexible live streaming and video production environments. PTZOptics quality optical lenses and control capabilities provide endless possibilities for high definition broadcasting. The 3G-SDI models can be NDI™ upgraded or come native with NDI™ capabilities. For more information, see the NDI page.
Please note: The 30X is unable to perform simultaneous 1080p 60fps over SDI / HDMI & the IP Stream. When utilizing 1080p 60fps on either of the outputs, the other output must be set to a maximum of 1080p 30fps.

High Definition
3 Year Warranty
Wide Angle Lens
Power Over Ethernet
H.264 & H.265
iOS/Android Control App

Unparalleled Versatility


Remote camera control options when and where you want them. Whether the controls are built-in to your favorite video production software or provided by one of our hardware joystick controllers, take control when and where you need it. Try our free IP Camera Controllers for Mac, PC and OBS (Plugin) here.

3G HD-SDI Camera PTZ

Be seen in 1080p

Crystal clear High Definition 1080p video with lossless 12X/20X optical zoom letting you get up close to see and interact with your team. See optical zoom chart below for detailed image enhancement calculations.

Simultaneuos Video Outputs HD-SDIThree Simultaneous Video Outputs

Simultaneously produce 1080p60fps video from HDMI, 3G-SDI and multiple H.264/H.265/MJPEG IP Streams for maximum flexibility.

HD-SDI PTZOptics Connection3G-SDI

3G-SDI is a preferred cabling for 1080p video at up to 60 frames per second run over long distances.

12X Field of ViewWide Field of View

The 12X models offer a wide field of view with the ability to zoom into narrow a 6.9°. The 20X Models offer a wide 60.7° FOV with a tight 3.36° FOV.

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

Cameras 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.

Praise for PTZOptics Support

"It is SO nice to have a manufacturer that actually answers the phone and has support you can reach when you need them! A simple setup change that I couldn't find the answer to and 2 minutes later I was in business!"

− Jack Dastoli

"Here's a shout out to the PTZOptics tech support team. They are incredibly patient and helpful. The quality of support is what sets you apart from the other companies."

− Dan Slider

"Just want to give a massive shout out to the PTZOptics Support team. I have been speaking with Sean and Jonathan on various occasions and they are awesome and super helpful. When you're wondering what equipment to invest in the quality of the after sales support should always be a factor and PTZOptics in my opinion provides amazing after sales care and support."

− Peter Nardi

Camera Comparison Charts


Field of View Calculator

What is the distance from the camera to the subject?

5
All distances in feet

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

30X 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.