PTC-305

4K Tracking PTZ Camera
NDI Auto Tracking
USD $2,199.00
Cameras

4K Tracking PTZ Camera

PTC-305
USD $2,199.00
NDI Auto Tracking
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PTC-305 4K PTZ Camera with Auto Tracking

The Datavideo 4K Auto Tracking PTZ Camera PTC-305, is a high-performance tool for live production settings. This camera operates at 4K 50/60p with advanced auto-tracking capabilities. It can be controlled using a traditional RS-422 serial port, or through IP remote control via DVIP (Datavideo's proprietary protocol) or Sony VISCA over IP.

Notably, the PTC- 305 series supports dual streaming output, making it ideal for A/V market applications, and facilitates easy streaming to platforms like Facebook (RTMPS), YouTube, and dvCloud.

Additionally, the PTC-305 models are compliant with the ONVIF Profile S standard, ensuring compatibility and interoperability in various network video environments.

For diverse workflow needs, Datavideo offers extended models like the PTC-305T 4K HDBaseT and PTC-305NDI.

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Simultaneous Outputs

Connect your PTC-305 to multiple devices in your workflow for flexibility. All the outputs are active at the same time.

Quick Access to Camera's Auto Tracking

You will be granted direct access to Auto Tracking via various external controllers such as the supplied RMC-1AT PTZ remote controller and RMC-300A DVIP controller, PTC View Assist App, and the TPC-700, etc. You can choose a suitable controller according to your needs.

In addition to camera controllers, you can also easily enable Auto Tracking on switchers, including iCAST mini, KMU-200/300, SHOWCAST 100, etc.

 

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Simultaneous Outputs

Connect your PTC-305 to multiple devices in your workflow for flexibility. All the outputs are active at the same time.

Custom Auto Object Tracking

If you are filming multiple people, you can designate a person for auto tracking. Once linked to the camera, only the designated person will be tracked, avoiding interferences such as the desks, people coming back and forth, large objects, etc.

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Smart PTZ Speed Adaptation

The integrated PID algorithm is able to detect the movement speed of the identified object and automatically adjust the camera's corresponding pan, tilt and zoom speeds in such a way that the lens movement will be smooth, avoiding common camera lens movement problems like jerky movements or unpredicted halts.

Talent Position: Center / Left Side / Right Side

The positioning of talent depends on the videographer's creativity and intent rather than strict rules. Different positions can convey various emotions, messages, or visual effects. A centered composition provides a sense of stability and balance, suitable for scenes that require highlighting the main subject. Videographers may also place the talent on the left third or right third of the frame, leaving adequate space in the foreground to showcase the talent's sight direction or potential future possibilities.

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Quick Selection of Full Body / Half Body / Close-up

All of the PTC-305 camera series include RMC-1AT controller. User can quickly select full-body, half-body and close up framing, making it easy to change the shooting scene and framing requirements.

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Simply Enable Auto Tracking with Your IR Remote Control

RMC-1AT PTZ Controller. All you need is a remote control to set and control all four cameras and save the four presets.

RMC-1AT PTZ Controller

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Remote Control and Preview by Web User Interface

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The web user interface provides preview, pan-tilt-zoom control and configurations setting in IP mode.

Broadcast Quality 4K Resolution

With built-in 1/1.8" CMOS sensor, supports resolution up to 2160p 50/60.

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Superior Optical Performance

The PTC-305 camera has 20x Optical Zoom and 16x Digital Zoom with the f1.58 wide open aperture.

Low Noise in Low Light

Advanced 3D noise reduction technology is also used to further reduce the noise while ensuring image sharpness.

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Multiple Simultaneous Video Outputs

Supports simultaneous HDMI 2.0 and IP output up to 2160p 50/60 and also 3G-SDI output up to 1080p60/50.

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Multiple Network Protocol with Dual Stream Function

Support RTSP and RTMPS protocols, easy to stream directly to two different CDN platforms and Datavideo dvCloud as well.

Supports H.264/H.265 Video Compression

Support compression of resolution up to 3840x2160 with frame up to 59.94, 60fps and the second channel 720x480p compression. AAC, MP3 and PCM audio compression also supported.

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Power over Ethernet

The PTC-305 supports PoE for easy installation. No need to find local power outlets or hire an electrician to install outlets wherever you want to mount your camera. Simply run a single CAT-6 cable to power your PTC-305.

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Tally Light

Green and red lights tally to show the preview and program status for broadcast applications.

Compatible with Various Controller

Control real-time pan, tilt, and zoom camera movements with Datavideo SHOWCAST 100, PTZ View Assist APP, RMC-300A and RMC-180. With configurable preset positions supported.

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RS-422, DVIP and Ethernet Camera Control

RS-422 and ethernet to use DVIP or VISCA over IP commands to integrate with larger control systems.

Compliant with the ONVIF Profile S Standard

The PTC-305 series cameras are compliant with the ONVIF Profile S standard, ensuring seamless integration and interoperability in network video systems.

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Datavideo PTZ Cameras Support NDI Features

Datavideo's PTZ camera series now supports NDI (Network Device Interface) features, enhancing their versatility and integration capabilities. With NDI, these cameras can transmit high-quality, low-latency video over IP networks, making them ideal for live production environments. The implementation of NDI utilizes the DVIP (Datavideo Protocol) ports, ensuring seamless connectivity and control. This advancement allows users to leverage the flexibility of IP-based workflows, simplifying setup and reducing the need for additional cabling, ultimately streamlining the production process.

One Ethernet Cable with NDI® | HX Technology

There is no need for multiple cables and complicated setup. Single-wire concept helps you to transfer video, audio, power, tally, and control over only one Ethernet cable.

Power Over Ethernet (PoE) functionality allows you transmit all the information and power over only one cable.

NDI® is a registered trademark of Newtek, Inc.

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NDI® Virtual Input

PTC-305 as an video input source can be applied to various platforms: Skype, GoToMeeting, WebEx, Zoom, and more.

PTZ View Assist: Control up to four cameras

The camera control app is tailored for the Datavideo PTZ camera series. It can monitor the live streaming video from PTC-140, PTC-145, PTC-280, PTC-285, PTC-300 and PTC-305 series. The app can control up to 4 cameras simultaneously via DVIP, you can intuitively set up and recall the presets, and adjust white balance, focus and IRIS.

The app is able to decode the live streaming via RTSP, SRT, and NDI. Easily monitor the live streaming video and set up the parameters promptly in one application. Datavideo provides iOS and Android versions, which you can download on Google Play and App Store for free!

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Dark or Light Body

The PTC-305 is available in dark gray or white to remain inconspicuous in permanent setups.

Build a reliable SRT live streaming workflow with all Datavideo products

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Datavideo's wide range of encoders, cameras, and hand-carry switchers are fully supported by SRT and dvCloud. Datavideo encoders and dvCloud provide reliable streams over unreliable networks.

By using a Datavideo encoder and dvCloud together, you can utilize SRT (instead of RTMP) on the initial problematic connection or "First Mile." After your video stream reaches dvCloud, you can depend on dvCloud's reliable, high-bandwidth network to deliver the stream to your favorite destinations, like Facebook and YouTube.

For more information on DVCloud, please visit the product page or sign up directly on www.dvcloud.tv

Remote control from anywhere in the world

Control the PTZ camera at the venue from anywhere in the world using the BB-1 KIT and dvCloud streaming service.

Control the PTZ camera at the venue from anywhere in the world using the BB-1 KIT and dvCloud streaming service.
Control the PTZ camera at the venue from anywhere in the world using the BB-1 KIT and dvCloud streaming service.

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Tutorial videos created specifically for the PTC-305 Series

Datavideo Academy is a comprehensive learning platform established by Datavideo Technology. As a professional Broadcast and AV equipment manufacturer, Datavideo Technology is not only committed to providing quality products to users, but also has the responsibility to help users learn to operate Datavideo products.

Through the Datavideo Academy platform, users can easily master the operation of Datavideo products and experience the unique design of Datavideo products, further creating a variety of applications and bringing a good user experience. Now, a tutorial video for the PTC-305 Series is available at Datavideo Academy to help you get the best performance out of the product. Please click on the following link.

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Model Number
PTC-305
Video format/Resolution
HDMI:
2160p60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25
1080p60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25
1080i60/59.94/50
720p60/59.94/50
*2160p60/59.94/50 YUV 4:2:2

SDI:
1080p 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25
1080i 60/59.94/50
720p 60/59.94/50
Image Sensor
1/1.8" CMOS
Effective Pixels (approx.)
8.42Mega Pixels
S/N Ratio
≥55dB
Min. Illumination
0.5 Lux @ (F1.8, AGC ON)
Electronic Shutter
1/30s ~ 1/10000s
Zoom Ratio
20x Optical, 16x Digital Zoom
Gamma Control
N/A
Iris Control
Auto / Manual
Digital Noise Reductions
3D
On-Screen Display (OSD)
English/Simplified Chinese/Traditional Chinese
White Balance
Auto, Indoor, Outdoor, OnePush, Manual, VAR
AGC / Gain Control
Yes
HDR/WDR
N/A
Mirror / Flip Image
Yes
Focus Mode
Auto/Manual
Panning / Tilting Range
Pan: 300°
Tilt: +130° to -15°
Panning / Tilting Speed
Pan: 0.876°/s~43°/s
Tilt: 0.693°/s ~21.32°/s
Preset
255
Focal Length
20x, f = 6.7mm ~125mm, F1.58 ~ F3.95
Field of View (Horizontal, Wide)
60°
Image Compensation
Back light compensation
Video Output
HDMI 2.0 x1
3G-SDI x1
10/100/1000M RJ45 (PoE) x1
Audio Input
3.5 mm x1 (mic in/line in)
switch from Web UI
Tally LED
Yes
Lens Filter
N/A
Control Protocol
Pelco-D, Peldo-P,
VISCA, VISCA over IP,
DVIP, ONVIF, NDI
Remote Control Interface
IR
Web GUI
RS-422/RS-232
DVIP
NDI
Video Compression Format
H.264/H.265/MJPEG
Audio Compression Format
AAC, G711
Audio Bitrate
96Kbps, 128Kbps,256Kbps
HD IP Interface
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Streaming Protocols
RTSP, RTMP(S), ONVIF, Multicast, SRT, NDI|Hx3 (1080p)
First Stream Supported Resolution
3840x2160
1920x1080
1280x720
1024x576
960x540
640x480
640x360
Second Stream Supported Resolution
720x480
640x360
480x270
320x240
Video Bitrate
32Kbps ~ 50Mbps (Single Stream)
Video Bitrate Mode
VBR, CBR
Encoding Frame rate
50Hz: 1-50fps
60Hz: 1-60fps
POE
IEEE 802.3at
F/W Update
Via Web UI or USB 2.0
IR Control
Yes
Camera Control Unit
RMC-180 series/RMC-300 series/PTZ View Assist APP
Tripod Mount
1/4-20 UNC
Optional Accessories
WM-1/ WM-10/ WM-11
Color
Dark Blue/White
Dimension (LxWxH)
173 (W) x 219 (H) x 189.08 (D)
Weight
2.6 kg
Operating Temp. Range
0~40 °C
Power
DC 12V 21W
What's in the Box
1 x PTC-305 product
1 x IR remote controller
1 x Ceiling mount bracket-A
1 x Ceiling mount bracket -B
6 x Ceiling mount bracket screw M3*4mm
1 x DC 12V Power Adaptor
1 x Safety cable

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