Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI HD PTZ Camera with 12x Optical Zoom

Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ Camera & Monarch LCS Capture Kit

Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ Camera & Monarch LCS Capture Kit


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Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ Camera & Monarch LCS Capture Kit Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI HD PTZ Camera with 12x Optical Zoom Matrox Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance

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  • 1080p/60 HDMI PTZ Camera
  • HDMI/SDI H.264 Encoding Appliance
  • 1/2.8", 2.38MP CMOS Sensor
  • 12x Optical Zoom, f/1.8-3.4/6.6-73°
  • Record, Switch & Live-Stream
  • Browser, Telnet, RS-232 & IR Control
  • 2 x HDMI, 1 x SDI Inputs
  • HDMI & SDI Preview Outputs
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Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ Camera & Monarch LCS Capture Kit

Optical Zoom: 12X

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Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 overview

  • 1Description

This B&H Kit pairs the Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ Camera with the Monarch LCS Capture Appliance. Together, these components offer simultaneous lecture capture and live-streaming for educational or corporate use in small to medium–sized rooms. Use your own tablet and recording media (not included) to control and record H.264-encoded HD video at resolutions up to 1080p/60. This kit includes camera-mounting hardware, a camera remote control, and power supplies for both units.

The RoboSHOT 12 HDMI PTZ camera features a 2.38MP, 1/2.8" CMOS sensor, and a 6.6-73°, 12x optical zoom lens with a f/1.8-3.4 aperture. Smooth, simultaneous pan, tilt, and zoom movements are provided by the camera's Tri-Synchronous Motion function. Control options include Telnet, RS-232, and IR remote.

Use the Monarch LCS to integrate the HDMI RoboSHOT 12 camera feed with computer-sourced lecture material, or with an additional camera input. Its dual encoders can process two of its three inputs simultaneously (two HDMI, one SDI). Create dynamic presentations using the Monarch LCS's live switcher mode, or by pre-selecting from multiple PiP and side-by-side display modes.

  • Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI HD PTZ Camera with 12x Optical Zoom

    The RoboSHOT 12 HDMI Full HD PTZ Camera with 12x Optical Zoom from Vaddio features a Exmor 1/2.8” low-noise image sensor that is capable of recording 1080p images at 60 fps. The RoboSHOT camera features tri-synchronous motion, a silent and smooth direct-drive pan/tilt motor, multi-element glass lens, and ISP (image signal processor).

    The tri-synchronous motion algorithm in the RoboSHOT camera is capable of moving all three PTZ axes simultaneously. The algorithm calculates the position and velocity of the smooth, direct-drive motor movements between the presets so pan, tilt, and zoom arrive at the preset subject simultaneously, which allows for smooth and manageable on-air camera movements. The RoboSHOT HDMI lens features a 12X optical zoom with a 73° wide horizontal field of view. The 2.38 MP, high-speed, low-noise CMOS image sensor combined with the ISP produces vivid, realistic, and accurate color with fast and sharp automatic focus and iris routines.

    The RoboSHOT HDMI camera has an Ethernet port and a built-in web server, which allows the user to control the camera functions on a web page with any browser over the IP network. It also supports Telnet, IR remote, and RS-232 control protocols. The RoboSHOT 12 HDMI is suitable for use in small to medium sized conference rooms, training rooms or classrooms and provides incomparable support for applications including, UC conferencing, videoconferencing, distance learning, lecture capture, telepresence, and more.

    Exmor 1/2.8", 2.38 MP, high-speed, low-noise CMOS image sensor
    Records native 1080p60 images
    Produces vivid and accurate color with fast, razor sharp automatic focus and iris routines
    12x optical zoom with a 73° wide horizontal field of view
    Tri-synchronous motion detection for concurrent PTZ motor movement and simultaneous PTZ arrival at a stored preset
  • Matrox Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance

    The Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance from Matrox allows you to simultaneously stream and record HDMI/SDI-based video. Expanding on the Monarch HDX, the Monarch LCS features two HDMI inputs, one for video sources and one for computer sources, plus one SDI input. Its dual encoders can process up to two of these three inputs simultaneously. Live content preview is available in both HDMI and SDI outputs. The Monarch LCS is designed to provide a mix of live video footage and/or SDI/HDMI presentation material. Suitable for on-line courses or lectures, video of the instructor can be displayed alongside the class material being referenced.

    The Monarch LCS's two H.264 encoders can process each HDMI/SDI signal at up to 1080p30 resolution. These dual streams make multiple modes including PiP, side by side, and dual isolated layouts possible. Select newer third-party video players enable viewers as well as operators to choose layouts. Switcher mode is another Monarch LCS option, offering operators on-the-fly input selection throughout their event.

    Mismatched audio and video signals are a thing of the past thanks to the Monarch LCS's frame synchronizer. Frame rate differences are eliminated by synching the computer and audio signals to the video camera signal.

    The Monarch LCS Command Center offers easy operation via any device (tablet, etc.) supporting standard web-browsing software (Internet Explorer and Safari fully validated). There are preset encoding and layout options for effortless operation or you can create and save up to eight user-defined setting profiles. Advanced network administrators can employ any VMS software (available separately) to use command controls with the Monarch LCS.

    Multiple Operating Modes
    The user can choose between multiple operating modes with preset layouts or can actively alternate inputs in Switcher Mode.
    Viewer Defined Layouts
    In Isolated mode, the Monarch LCS can be used with select third-party players that allow viewers to choose between layout options.
    High Streaming Rate
    Choose individual encoding settings for each of the Monarch LCS's two channels. A total of up to 20 Mbps, 1080p30 encoding capacity can be shared across the dual streams.
    Integrates Easily with Asset Management Software
    The Monarch LCS is designed to work with existing network infrastructures using third-party video or lecture management software such as OpenCast or Moodle. It also integrates easily with open-source scheduling programs such as Google Calendar. 1
    Simple or Advanced Operation Options
    Accessible through any web-browser–equipped device on its network, the Monarch LCS Command Center provides a variety of control options. One-click encoding and multiple presets simplify operation for novice users while advanced operators can create and save up to eight custom profiles.
    Multiple Destination Options
    The Monarch LCS records content in MOV or MP4 files, ensuring playback on almost all devices. Record to USB drives, SD cards, or network-mapped drives for use with distance-learning software. It uses RTMP or RTSP protocols to deliver live streams to local servers or cloud-based networks. 2
    HDMI and SDI Inputs
    Both HDMI and SDI video inputs are supported, offering the option of using whichever best suits your needs. Either embedded HDMI or analog audio can be used as audio sources.
    Frame Synchronization Between Inputs
    The Monarch LCS resolves any viewing issues arising from varying resolution and frame rates among video, audio, and computer-based content. These different signals are synchronized before encoding, ensuring perfectly aligned video and audio feeds. Integrated frame syncs also correct any breaks in the input signal continuity, providing uninterrupted streaming and recording.
    Live Production Preview Output
    Both the SDI and HDMI outputs remain active while the Monarch LCS is in use. Each output can be mapped to either input. The HDMI output also offers a preview option when the content output is matched to the frame size of the encoding parameters.
    Additional Features
    • Integrates with Crestron control systems via the Monarch LCS Control API
    • Use the Matrox Utils application to remotely manage, update, and reboot all Monarch devices on your network
    • Enterprise-level users can configure their options with the Monarch LCS Dev Tools application
    • HTTP computer-based control via browser using Monarch LCS Command Center
    • On-unit control buttons offer an alternative to using the Command Center
    • Media slots and control buttons are located on the front of the unit for easy access
    • Fit up to two Monarch LCS units on an optional 1 RU rack tray
    UPC: 790750248950
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Table of Contents
  • 1Description
  • Vaddio RoboSHOT 12 HDMI HD PTZ Camera with 12x Optical Zoom
    Zoom 12x optical zoom (super-wide mode)
    10x optical zoom (normal mode)
    Horizontal Angle of View 12x Mode: 73.0° wide end to 6.6° tele end
    10x Mode: 67.3° wide end to 7.6° tele end
    Focal Length 12x Mode: f=3.91 to 47 mm, F1.8 to F3.4
    10x Mode: f=3.8 to 38 mm, F1.8 to F3.4
    Minimum Illumination 1.0 lux (F1.8, 50 IRE)
    Recommended illumination >100 lux
    Minimum Working Distance 0.4" (1.0 cm) (wide), 31.4" (80.0 cm) (tele)
    Image Sensor Exmor 1/2.8", 2.38 MP, Full HD (1080p/60 native) high-speed, low noise CMOS image sensor
    Effective Pixels 2.14 MP
    Supported Resolutions HD Resolutions: 1080p/60/59.94/50/30/25, 1080i/60/59.94/50, 720p/60/59.94/50, 16:9 format
    Features Tri-Synchronous Motion: Concurrent PTZ motor movement and simultaneous PTZ arrival at a stored preset.
    Advanced ISP: Vivid and accurate color with extremely fast, razor sharp automatic focus and iris routines.
    S/N Ratio > 50 dB
    Pan & Tilt Range Pan/Tilt Angles: ±160°, Tilt: 90 to -30°
    Pan/Tilt Speeds: Both Axes 0.35 to 120°/sec
    Sync System Internal
    Control Ethernet for internal web pages and telnet, IR remote commander and RS-232 for external controllers
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Humidity 20 to 80%
    Dimensions (H x W x D) 6.8 x 7.1 x 6.7" (17.6 x 17.9 x 17.2 cm)
    Weight 4.9 lb (2.2 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.5 x 12.2 x 11.9"
  • Matrox Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance
    HDMI Video Input HDMI Video Input 1 (Video Sources) (Auto-Detected):
    1080p 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
    1080i 50/59.94
    720p 50/59.94/60
    HDMI Video Input 2 (Computer Sources) (Auto-Detected):
    1080p 50/60
    1080i 25/29.97
    720p 50/60
    HDMI Specs:
    HDMI YCbCr 4:2:2 /RGB
    HDMI embedded 2-channel audio
    HDCP not supported
    HDMI Video Output Preview Output of Video Input Signals:
    HDMI YCbCr 4:2:2 /RGB
    HDMI embedded 2-channel audio
    SDI Video Input 1 x SDI Video Input (Auto-Detected):
    1080p 25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
    1080i 50/59.94
    720p 50/59.94/60
    576i 50
    486i 59.94
    SDI Specs:
    SDI embedded 8-channel, 24-bit, 48 kHz audio
    SDI compliant with SMPTE 259M/292M/424M (level A)/425M
    Terminated 75 Ohms BNC connector
    Full audio and VANC preservation
    SDI Video Output Preview Output of Video Input Signals:
    SDI compliant with SMPTE 259M/292M/424M (level A)/425M
    SDI embedded 8-channel, 24-bit, 48 kHz audio
    75 Ohms BNC connector
    Audio Input Embedded Audio: First two channels processed
    Unbalanced analog stereo input, 1/8" (3.5 mm) jack
    Input Impedance: High
    Audio Output Embedded Audio: Passthrough of up to 8 channels
    Unbalanced analog stereo output, 1/8" (3.5 mm) jack
    Output Impedance: 25 Ohms
    THD+N at 1 kHz, 10 Ohms, nominal level <0.05%
    Frequency Response: 20 Hz-20 kHz +/- 1 dB
    Channel Separation, Nominal Level: -85 dB
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio: -88 dB
    Video Encoder
    Encoder H.264/MPEG-4 Part 10 (AVC)
    Encoding Resolutions Selectable Range: 128 x 128 to 1920 x 1920
    Maximum Bit Rate Streaming or Recording (One Encoder): 16 Mbps
    Streaming (Two Encoders): 8 Mbps per channel
    Recording (Two Encoders): 10 Mbps per channel
    Encoding Frame Rates 12.5, 14.98, 15, 25, 29.97, 30, 59.94, 60
    Encoding Profiles Baseline, main, high
    Encoding Controls 2, 3, 3.1, 4, 4.1 level support
    GOP size
    Variable bit rate support
    Average maximum/minimum data rate controls
    Deblocking filter
    Audio Encoder
    Standard AAC-LCS
    Sample Frequency Digitized from Analog Source: 32, 44.1, 48 kHz
    Channels 2 Stereo (L&R)
    Bit Rates 32 to 256 kbps
    Downscaling 10-bit downscaler and deinterlacer
    Recording Specifications
    Recording File Size Maximum: 300 minutes
    Recording Formats MOV (2 channels of embedded AAC audio)
    MP4 (2 channels of embedded AAC audio)
    File System Options FAT32
    Recording Options 2 x USB 2.0
    1 x SD/SDHC card slot
    Network-Mapped Drive: via Windows Share or NFS protocols
    Supported Media Card Types SD/SDHC Cards: NTFS-formatted SDXC cards only
    Class 10 recommended
    Network Interface
    Streaming Protocols RTSP
    IPv4 Support
    Unicast, Multicast: 3-10 Clients
    Data Ports 1 x Auto-sensing 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet RJ45 port
    1 x RS-232 fvfyqrqdswttrctwrxbsfyucczwxrftzeycr

    The RS-232 port is currently deactivated

    Supported Browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer
    Apple Safari
    Supported Operating Systems Mac OS X El Capitan
    Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit) (requires Microsoft .NET Framework)
    Power Specifications
    Power Input 9-24 VDC
    Connector: DIN 4
    Total Consumption: 20-30 W (42 W maximum)
    Power Supply Line Voltage: 100-240 VAC
    Frequency: 50-60 Hz
    Input Connector: IEC320-C8
    Output Connector: Locking power DIN 4
    Output: 12 VDC (42 W)
    AC Power Adapter US/UK/EU
    Operating Temperature 32-104°F (0-40°C)
    Humidity Range Operating: 20-80% (non-condensing)
    Storage: 5-95% (non-condensing)
    Maximum Altitude Operation: 9843 ft (3000 m)
    Transportation: 39,370 ft (12,000 m)
    Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.5 x 5.59 x 1.47" (21.59 x 14.2 x 3.73 cm)
    Weight 1.3 lb (0.6 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.1 x 8.6 x 3.4"

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