Honey Optics 20X Optical Zoom 4K Camera – SDI & NDI Video PTZ Network IP Live Streaming for Broadcast, Conference, Churches, Events…
(as of Feb 01,2023 11:28:20 UTC – Details)
Honey Optics Mission and Vision
Honey Optics was founded by a video tech volunteer that couldn’t find affordable quality PTZ cameras for his local non-profit organization. This company was founded on 2 core principals:
QUALITY: Honey Optics cameras are made with the best quality material. We use official Sony CMOS sensors in all our cameras.
AFFORDABILITY: We want every church, non-profit, and business to afford high quality 4K cameras without breaking the bank.
Whether your needs are broadcasting, streaming, or conferencing. The Honey Optics 4K PTZ cameras will serve you and your organization for a lifetime!
Honey Optics 4K Video Camera – Key Features
3G-SDI output for connecting to professional switching equipment for broadcast conferencing
NDI license by NewTek to seamlessly transmit 4K HD video at super low latency and low bandwidth across your network, even wirelessly!
4K (2160p) HD video at up to 60/50 fps. SDI limited to 1080p 60fps
LAN, HDMI, and composite outputs, RS-232 input/output, RS-485 port
3.5mm audio input for embedding audio into an HDMI signal or IP stream
H.264 and H.265 HD/SD dual-stream, or MJPEG single stream via LAN port
SDI, LAN, HDMI and USB 3.0 ports are simultaneously live
Open source customizable via HTML commands
Wide dynamic range
2D and 3D noise cancellation
Control via LAN over a network, over a network, and RS-232 via VISCA commands
Control multiple cameras from any NewTek TriCaster, directly from the TriCaster software
Set up to 64 presets (or up to 255 via RS-232), with a preset accuracy of 0.1°
Cant be mounted both on desktop or ceiling using mounting bracket from a third party.
4K Ultra HD – PTZ Camera
All our cameras come pre-licensed with Newtek’s NDI that lowers bandwidth up to 10x, without expensive network upgrades. Also decrease latency dramatically!
Power Over Ethernet (PoE) allows you to power the camera and transmit data from a single CAT5/CAT6 cable! No need to run extra power cables. NOTE: Power adapter needed when using other video sources such as HDMI, USB, or SDI
Social Good Company
Honey Optics is a social good company. We will help non-profits by donating and offering substantial discounts for organizations in need. Especially during these uncertain times!
Honey Optics Specs (20x Zoom)
Sensor 1/1.8″ CMOS from SONY – 8.42 Mega Pixel Resolution & Frame Rates 3840×2160 (4K Ultra HD) – Scalable down to 1080p, or 720p — 60/50/30/25 frames @ any resolution Lens & Aperture 20x Optical Zoom — F6.25mm to 125mm, f/1.58 to f/3.95 Shutter Speed 1/30s – 1/10000s Field of View 60.7° Min Lux 0.5 Lux at F1.8, AGC ON SNR (Signal-to-noise) >=55dB Horizontal Angle of View 3.5° (tele) to 60.7° (wide) Vertical Angle of View 2.0° (tele) to 34.1° (wide) Pan Movement +/-170° Tilt Rotation Up: 90° Down: 30° Pan Speed Range 1.7° ~ 100°/second Tilt Speed Range 1.7° ~ 69.9°/second Presets 10 IR Presets (255 via Serial or IP) — Instantly recall a saved view (position) of PTZ lens, with just a press of a button Noise Reduction 2D & 3D Digital Noise Reduction Video Output HDMI 2.0 — USB 3.0 — 3G-SDI — IP — NDI HX2 (NDI 5 Support)
STREAM SIMULTANEOUSLY: From up to 4 sources at at the same time. Including LAN, HDMI, 3G-SDI, and USB 3.0. The PoE (Power over Ethernet) feature allows you to only bring up a a single network cable to both power and stream video when using LAN.
NEWTEK NDI: All Honey Optics cameras come pre-licensed with NewTek NDI. NDI helps give you super low latency and helps save network bandwidth reduction traditional IP network stream bandwidth by up to 10x
REMOTE CONTROL: Pan Tilt and Zoom the camera via a provided IR remote, or via network with our web portal. Use presets to save your desired view to quickly cut back to it when time is of essence, works even better with 2 or more cameras!
5-YEAR WARRANTY: All Honey Optics products are backed by our 5-Year warranty! So you would have peace of mind knowing your investment is protected.