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Panasonic WJ-GXE500 4-Channel Real-Time Network Video Encoder

B&H # PAWJGXE500 Mfr # WJ-GXE500
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Product Highlights
  • Supports up to 4 Analog Cameras
  • H.264, MPEG-4, and JPEG Dual Streaming
  • Progressive Output
  • Bi-Directional Audio
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) IEEE 802.3af

The Panasonic WJ-GXE500 4-Channel Real-Time Network Video Encoder accepts input from up to 4 cameras. This feature-packed device is ideal for real-time surveillance recording.

Full frame H.264 transmission for all 4 channels
Dual streams of H.264 (high profile) and JPEG at VGA/D1 image size
Motion adaptive interlace / progressive conversion allows every frame to be clear even when the subject is moving
Compensates for picture degradation caused by long-distance cable, thereby maintaining clear pictures
Coaxial communication ensures the control of Panasonic PTZ cameras via coaxial cable
Open command conversion table for RS-485 ensures the control of PTZ cameras from various manufacturers
SD / SDHC memory card slot for manual recording, alarm recording, and backup upon network failure (JPEG)
Camera title display: up to 16 alphanumeric characters embedded in the image
Full duplex bi-directional audio allows interactive communication
PoE capability allows power to be supplied by simply connecting a LAN cable
Small size and can be installed into the rack with mounting brackets (not included)
Alarm sources including 3 terminal inputs, VMD, camera site alarm, video loss, and Panasonic alarm
Video Motion Detector (VMD) with 4 programmable detection areas
Meta data for VMD is supplied to work with the WJ-ND400 playback VMD function
Internet mode: H.264/MPEG-4 images can be transmitted by over HTTP protocol
Multi-language GUI and setup menu: English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian (PAL) / English, French (NTSC)
Installation required except for English
IPv4 / IPv6 protocol supported
Video Input 4x 1 Vpp/75 Ω PAL composite video inputs (BNC) Multiplexed control data and cable compensation compatible: 1 to 4 channels
Microphone/Line Input MIC IN and Line IN are selectable, ø3.5 mm stereo mini jack (monaural input) (Applicable microphone: Plug-in power type)
Supply Voltage: 2.5 ± 0.5 V Input Impedance: Approximately 2 KΩ
Audio Output ø3.5 mm stereo mini jack (monaural output) line level
Camera Control Pan / tilt / zoom / focus / preset positions / auto focus
Display Mode Spot, quad: Image from 16 cameras can be displayed in 4 different quad screens (JPEG only)
Unit Title Up to 20 characters
Camera Title (OSD) Up to 16 characters On / Off
Clock Display Time: 12/24 H
Date: 5 formats on the browser, summer time (manual)
Alarm Control Reset
One Shot Capture A still picture will be displayed on a newly opened window
Audio Mic (Line) Input: On / Off
Volume Adjustment: Low/middle/high
Audio Output: On/Off
Volume Adjustment: Low / middle / high
SD Memory Data Download Still or motion images recorded in the SD/SDHC memory card can be downloaded
GUI/Setup Menu Language English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian (installation required except for English)
System Log Up to 100 (internal), up to 4,000 (SD memory when the recording format is set to JPEG) error logs
Supported OS Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 bit / 32 bit, Vista Business SP1 32 bit, XP Professional SP3
The language of the OS must be same as selected GUI language
Supported Web Browsers Windows Internet Explorer 8.0 32 bit 7 64 bit/32bit, 7.0, Business SP1 32 bit, 6.0 SP3, Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3)
Network IF 10Base-T / 100Base-TX, RJ-45 connector
Image Resolution VGA mode:
VGA: 640 x 480
QVGA: 320 x 240
D1 mode: D1: 720 x 576
Transmission mode Constant bit rate / frame rate priority
Frame Rate 1 / 3.1 / 4.2 / 6.25 / 8.3 / 12.5 / 20 / 25 fps
Bit Rate/Client 64 / 128 / 256 / 384 / 512 / 768 / 1,024 / 1,536 / 2,048 / 3,072 / 4,096 Kbps / unlimited
Image Quality Low / normal / fine
Refresh Interval 0.2 / 0.33 / 0.5 / 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 s
Transmission Types H.264/MPEG-4: Unicast / multicast
JPEG: Pull / push
Image Quality 10 steps
Refresh Interval 0.08 to 25 fps (JPEG frame rate will be restricted when displaying both JPEG and H.264 / MPEG-4 images)
Audio Compression G.726 (ADPCM), 32 Kbps / 16 Kbps, channel 1 only
Audio Mode Off / mic (line) input / audio output / interactive (half duplex) / Interactive (full duplex)
Authentication for Audio Level 1 only / level 2 higher / all users
Total Bit Rate 64 / 128 / 256 / 384 / 512 / 768 / 1,024 / 2,048 / 4,096 / 8,192 Kbps / unlimited
Supported Protocols IPv6: TCP/IP, UDP/IP, HTTP, RTP, FTP, SMTP, DNS, NTP, SNMP
FTP Client Periodic image transfer, alarm image transfer (when the FTP transmission has failed, backup on an optional SDHC/SD memory card is available)
Number of Users Up to 16 users (depends on network conditions)
Memory Card Slot Alarm Recording / backup upon network failure / manual recording (JPEG only)
Compatible SD (SDHC) Card: Panasonic 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB model SDHC card
Face Detection On / Off (with XML notification), channel 1 only
Alarm Source 3 terminal input, VMD, command alarm, camera site alarm, video loss alarm
Alarm Actions SDHC / SD memory recording, email notification, alarm terminal output, indication on browser, FTP image transfer, Panasonic protocol output
Alarm Log With SDHC / SD Memory Card: 5,000 logs
Without SDHC / SD Memory Card: 1,000 logs
Terminal Terminal 1: Alarm input
Terminal 2: Alarm input / alarm output
Terminal 3: Alarm input / alarm output / AUX output
RS-485 1x RS-485 (RJ-11, 4 wire / 2 wire, full / half duplex
Safety/EMC Standard CE (EN55022, Class B, EN55024)
Power Source and Consumption 12 VDC: 500 mA
PoE (IEEE802.3af): 6 W (class 0 device)
Ambient Operating Temperature 14 to 122 °F (-10 to 50°C)
Ambient Operating Humidity 90% or less (without condensation)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.51 x 1.73 x 7.28" (140 x 44 x 185 mm), excluding rubber feet and projections
Weight Approximately 2.21 lb (1 kg)
Panasonic WJ-GXE500 4-Channel Real-Time Network Video Encoder
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