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PTZOptics 12X 1080p NDI|HX®, HD-SDI Box Camera (White w/ US Style Power Supply)
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3G-SDI Box Camera



The PTZ Optics VL-ZCam is a 1080p box camera for capturing HD video with a variety of lenses. With support for 3G-SDI & IP Streaming this camera is ideal for broadcasting high definition video signals for broadcast, surveillance or video conferencing applications up to 1080p/60 resolution. The PTVL-ZCAM comes complete with your first lens with 4X Zoom and a 122° wide angle field of view.







Panasonic 1/2.7” inch HD CMOS Sensor


3G-SDI High Definition Video Output


H.264, H.265 & MJPEG IP Streaming Output (dual stream)


High performance in low illumination situations


Full 1920x1080p HD Resolutions up to 60 frames per second


2D and 3D noise reduction with our latest “low noise CMOS sensor”


Wide Dynamic Range


Menu controls on back of camera


RS485 and IP remote camera control


C/CS Type Lens Mount


Standard 1/4-20 female thread for camera mounting (top + bottom)


PoE (Power over Ethernet) or 12VDC



With built-in 3G-SDI and IP Streaming (w/ Power Over Ethernet), the ZCam models are incredibly easy to deploy. The included wide angle lens covers a massive 122 degree field of view and includes manual 4X optical zoom. ZCAMS provide video professionals options inside their video production switchers.



Be seen in 1080p

3G SDI High Definition 1080p video with lossless 4X/20X optical zoom (Model Specific).



Panasonic CMOS Sensor

Full 1080p quality from a built-in 1/2.7 inch HD CMOS Sensor.



3G SDI Connectivity

3G SDI is a preferred cabling for 1080p video over long distances.



Wide Field of View

The PTZOptics ZCam-VL models offer a wide field of view with the ability to zoom into narrow a 28 degrees.



RS-485 Camera Control

The RS-485 control interface can be used with VISCA or Pelco commands for zoom controls.



Built-in Motion Detection

A great feature for including the video stream into a security system.



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!



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 streaming.



IP Video Streaming

Every PTZOptics camera include IP Streaming and network control. Taking things a step further we offer our software open source so developers can customize any experience.



3 Year Warranty

PTZOptics offers the industries best 3 Year Warranty. Repairs are handled in our USA repair center located outside Philadelphia, PA.

Tech Specs

Camera & Lens


Video CMOS Sensor: 1/2.7 CMOS, 2.07 Mega Pixels

Frame Rate:




Included Lens:

F 2.8mm ~ 12mm, F1.4

4x Optical zoom

Field of View 122

Mix Lux: 0.05 Lux (F1.8, AGC ON)

Shutter Speed: 1/30s - 1/10000s

SNR: 55dB

Vertical Flip & Mirror: Supported

Horizontal Angle of View: 28 (tele) - 122 (wide)

Vertical Angle of View: 16 (tele) - 91 (wide)

Working Environment: Indoor

Rear Board


Video Output Interface: 3G-SDI, RJ45 IP Network

Network Interface: RJ45

Audio Interface: Not in use

Communication: RS485 VISCA, Pelco-D, Pelco-P

Baud Rate: 2400/4800/9600 bits

Power Supply Interface: JEITA type Power Adapter (DC IN 12V)

Electrical Index


Power Supply: 12W (Max) or PoE 802.3af

Input Voltage: 12V DC (10.8 - 13.0V DC) or PoE 802.3af

Physical Specs


Dimensions: 2.8W x 2.4H x 5.94D (8.25 w/ incl. lens)

Weight: 0.82 (1.1 w/ incl. lens)



Box Camera (White with US Style Power Supply)

4X Wide Angle Zoom Lens

Power Adapter

User Manual

3 Year Warranty


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