Lumens Calls VC-A50P HD First PTZ Camera with PoE and AV-over-IP Technology

Lumens Integration has introduced its power over Ethernet (PoE) VC-A50P full HD point-tilt-zoom camera with AV-over-IP technology.

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Lumens Calls VC-A50P HD First PTZ Camera with PoE and AV-over-IP Technology

Lumens says the VC-A50P is capable of being power supplied through PoE providing an economical solution for many integrators.

Power over Ethernet (PoE) can be a pretty handy feature for a camera. That, however, is just one of the features that Lumens Integration is touting for its new VC-A50P full HD point-tilt-zoom (PTZ) IP camera.

Leading up to InfoComm 2017 where many attendees got their first glimpse of the VC-A50P, director of product management Steven Liang told CI, “This will be Lumens’ first IP camera with PoE and AV-over-IP technology.”

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He added, “The camera is capable of being power supplied through PoE providing an economical solution for many integrators. The Ethernet glass-to-glass low latency is less than 120ms. It also supports H.264 MJPEG video compression format that can reduce the bandwidth for transmitting video.”

More from Lumens Integration’s VC-A50P press release:

  • VC-A50P PTZ camera has several features including:
  • 1080p, 60fps resolution
  • 20x optical zoom
  • It comes with HDMI and 3G-SDI
  • 3DNR for noise reduction
  • Supports H.264 MJPEG video compression format that can reduce the bandwidth for transmitting video
  • Camera is applicable for broadcasting, government, house of worship, medical, entertainment, and other environments

Pricing and Availability from Lumens Integration:

The VC-A50P camera is priced at US $2990 MSRP. The camera will be available in Q3 2017. The camera comes in two colors: black and white.

According to Lumens’s website, the VC-A50P HD PTZ IP camera is equipped with a professional ½.8 inch image sensor with full HD 1080p output. The 20x optical zoom lens, excellent white balance and exposure mode deliver a clear image even in non-ideal lighting environments.

Key Features of VC-A50P via Lumens website:

  • Full HD 1080p signal output format with a high frame rate of 60 fps
  • 20x optical zoom
  • Supports live broadcasting (MJPEG, H.264 support SVC)
  • Support POE (Power Over Ethernet) lets network cables supply power
  • Supports ONVIF protocol
  • Low latency (
  • Ethernet low latency ( < 120 ms)
  • Ethernet, HDMI, and 3G-SDI synchronous image outputs
  • Maximum horizontal/vertical speed of rotation:120 degrees/second
  • Audio Input Support AAC encoding with 44.1/48 K sampling frequency
  • Built-in image flip and mirror function for easy installation

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