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Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller for Select Sony PTZ Cameras

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Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller for Select Sony PTZ Cameras
Key Features
  • Compact PTZ Controller
  • Pan, Tilt, Zoom Control via Joystick
  • Control up to 100 Cameras via IP
  • Camera Paint Functions
The Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller for Select Sony PTZ Cameras provides control of Sony BRC-X1000/1, BRC-H800/1, BRC-H900 and SRG-360SHE PTZ cameras. This compact unit incorporates a joystick for pan, tilt, and zoom control, and it has the capability of controlling up to 100 separate cameras over IP. In addition to the joystick, the controller features dedicated knobs and control buttons that allow you to bypass the camera's menu systems to access frequently used functions.
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Sony RM-IP500/1 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2IP Addressing and Camera Numbering
  • 3100 Cameras
  • 4Store and Recall Camera Presets
  • 5Numeric Keypad
  • 6Tally
  • 7Camera Paint Functions

The Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller for Select Sony PTZ Cameras provides control of Sony BRC-X1000/1, BRC-H800/1, BRC-H900 and SRG-360SHE PTZ cameras. This compact unit incorporates a joystick for pan, tilt, and zoom control, and it has the capability of controlling up to 100 separate cameras over IP. In addition to the joystick, the controller features dedicated knobs and control buttons that allow you to bypass the camera's menu systems to access frequently used functions.

The controller also incorporates many "paint" functions that enable adjusting the look of your cameras from one central point. Auto IP addressing and camera numbering make connecting to your network as simple as plugging an Ethernet cable into your camera. The RM-IP500/1 stores up to 100 presets, has a tally indicator, and offers discrete zoom, focus, and iris controls in addition to the joystick.

IP Addressing and Camera Numbering
The RM-IP500/1 automatically manages addressing each camera you connect, as well as assigning a camera number. This speeds up configuring and controlling the cameras on your network.
100 Cameras
The controller supports up to 100 cameras of the BRC or SRG series, enabling control of pan, tilt, zoom, and other functions, over an IP network.
Store and Recall Camera Presets
Depending on the specification and firmware version, the IP500/1 can store up to 100 presets of camera angles and settings.
Numeric Keypad
the built-in numeric keypad speeds up switching control between cameras.
Tally
Includes Normal Tally/On-Air Tally/Contact modes.
Camera Paint Functions
Use the controller to individually adjust camera settings, including black levels, white balance, flicker cancel, detail level, knee point, auto exposure level, iris, gain, and shutter speed, all without needing to access each camera's menu system.
UPC: 027242913523

Sony RM-IP500/1 Specs

Key Specs
Number of Supported Cameras
100 Channels
Control I/O
1x RJ45 (RS-422, VISCA)
1x RJ45 (LAN)
Controls
Button
Joystick
Knob
Rocker
PoE Support
No
Power Consumption
2.4 W
Security Lock Support
No
General
Number of Supported Cameras
100 Channels
Supported Control Protocols
RS-422
VISCA
Control I/O
1x RJ45 (RS-422, VISCA)
1x RJ45 (LAN)
Other I/O
1x D-Sub 15-Pin (Tally) Input/Output
Controls
Button
Joystick
Knob
Rocker
Presets
100
Power
PoE Support
No
Power Connectors
1x JEITA
Power Consumption
2.4 W
DC Input Power
10.8 to 13.2 VDC at 0.2 A
Environmental
Operating Temperature
32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Storage Temperature
-4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C
Physical
Security Lock Support
No
Dimensions
12.05 x 8.82 x 6.27" / 30.6 x 22.4 x 15.93 cm
Weight
5.3 lb / 2.4 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
9.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
15.9 x 12.6 x 10.2"

Sony RM-IP500/1 Reviews

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Will this controller work with the Sony SRG-X400 ...

Will this controller work with the Sony SRG-X400 PTZ camera?
Asked by: Thomas
Yes it will. The Sony SRG-X400 will be compatible with this controller.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2020-10-27

Will this control the new FR7 camera?

Will this control the new FR7 camera?
Asked by: James
Yes, The SONY FR7 can be controlled with the SONY Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2022-09-08

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Will the SRG-300SE work with this particular controller? I am trying to control a SRG300SE and a SRG360SHE on the same controller.
Asked by: Richard O.
We list both the SRG300SE and SRG360SHE as working with this controller.
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2019-09-11

Can this controller operate Panasonic cameras, ...

Can this controller operate Panasonic cameras, like the AW-UE150?
Asked by: Jeremy
It cannot. The Panasonic AW-UE150 will not work with this Sony controller.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2021-01-26

Does this board have controls for iris, gain, and ...

Does this board have controls for iris, gain, and color?
Asked by: Dustin
The Sony RM-IP500/1 Professional Remote Controller for Select Sony PTZ Cameras can individually adjust camera settings, including black levels, white balance, flicker cancel, detail level, knee point, auto exposure level, iris, gain, and shutter speed, all without needing to access each camera's menu system.
Answered by: Paige K
Date published: 2023-06-19

In addition to using this to control Sony PTZ ...

In addition to using this to control Sony PTZ cameras, can I also use it to control the PTZ function of the Data Video KMU-100 device? It looks like the KMU accepts VISCA commands over RS-422.
Asked by: Chris
Not that we are aware of. Datavideo only lists the KMU-100 as compatible with the RMC-185/RMC-185+ and RMC-180 controllers.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2019-12-09

How can i get a power cord for this model?

How can i get a power cord for this model?
Asked by: Isaac
You can use this Watson Power Supply that we offer: BH #WAPS12V2A21
Answered by: gracem
Date published: 2022-05-19

Is this controller compatible with Sony BRC-H700?

Is this controller compatible with Sony BRC-H700?
Asked by: Jeremy
Hi, Jeremy! Yes, via RS422 but you will have to make your own cable from the included green phoenix adapter on the PTZ camera to an RJ45 connector on the controller. All pinouts are included in the included literature from each device. ~Ralph
Answered by: SonyListens
Date published: 2019-08-17
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