Broadcast & Conference Camera
The PTZOptics 12X-SDI is a 1080p camera with 12X optical zoom for capturing both wide angles and long shots. With support for 3G-SDI, HDMI, and IP streaming (H.264, H.265, & MJPEG), this camera is ideal for broadcasting high definition video signals for broadcast, recording, or video conferencing applications.
• 72.5 degree wide-angle lens.
• High performance in low light scenarios with Wide Dynamic Range.
• Full 1920x1080p HD Resolutions up to 60 frames per second.
• 2D and 3D noise reduction with our latest “low noise CMOS sensor”.
• RS232 & RS485 (Serial), and IP (LAN/WAN) control
• H.264, H.265, & MJPEG Streaming over RJ-45 LAN port
• HDMI, 3G-SDI, & IP streaming (all 3 simultaneously)
• PoE (Power over Ethernet) or 12VDC
• RTMP & RTSP IP streaming
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.
3G-SDI - 3G-SDI is a preferred cabling for 1080p video at up to 60 frames per second run over long distances.
Power 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.
RS-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. PTZOptics even have pre-built modules available for download.
Live 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!
IP 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.
Three Simultaneous Video Outputs - Simultaneously produce 1080p60fps video from HDMI, 3G-SDI and multiple H.264/H.265/MJPEG IP Streams for maximum flexibility.
Wide 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.
iOS Camera App - PTZOptics has an updated iOS camera control app available. The app is not included free with each camera cost. A free android app is available for download.
HDMI Video Connection - Every PTZOptics camera comes with a HDMI video output capable of video resolutions up to 1080p.
3.5mm 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.
3 Year Warranty - PTZOptics offers the industries best 3 Year Warranty. Repairs are handled in our USA repair center located outside Philadelphia, PA.
||1/2.7” CMOS, 2.12 Mega Pixels
||1080p/60, 50, 30 & 25, 1080/60 & 50, 720p/60, 50, 30 & 25
|Field Of View
||0.5 Lux at F1.8, AGC ON
|Min. working distance
||Up/Down (Flip image for ceiling installation)
||Up: 90°, Down: 30°
||10 via IR (255 via Serial or IP)
||H.264, H.265, & MJPEG Streaming over RJ-45 LAN port
||1x 3G-SDI (BNC), 1x Composite (3,5mm tele), 1x HDMI
||1x 3,5mm tele (HDMI & IP Stream only)
||IP, RS-232, RS-485, PELCO-D/P or IR Remote, iOS, Android Camera Control App
||12V DC (10.8 - 13.0V DC) or PoE 802.3af
|Product Dimensions (mm)
||142 (W) x 164 (H) x 169mm (D) - 189mm (H) max w/ Tilt
|In the box
||12X Zoom 3G-SDI Camera, Power Adapter + Cord, IR Remote, RS-232C Cable, User Manual
||3 year warranty
|Packed weight (kg)
||1x LAN in (RJ-45), 1x RS-232 in, 1x RS-232 out, 1x RS-485 (connection block), 1x USB-A (USB Storage)
||Embedded in HDMI & IP stream
|Carton Dimensions (mm)
||229 x 254 x 229mm