Product Spotlight: The New Lumens AC-A50PN with Built-In NDI


Lumens Integration Inc. has announced the new VC-A50PN Full HD PTZ IP camera with support for NewTek’s DI®|HX High Efficiency Mode technology built-in. The VC-A50PN features Full HD 1080p, 60 fps and an incredible 20x optical zoom. The built-in NDI feature makes your NDI applications fully supporting the camera’s video, audio, PTZ control, tally, and power over Ethernet cable which reduces install prices and most importantly cabling and power requirements per camera location.

This is the perfect camera for upgrading conference rooms, educational environments, government, churches and synagogues, and any other applications that require multiple camera capture and production. Also to note: the VC-A50PN supports low-latency giving you 120ms of unnoticeable delays from camera output to monitor display, giving you the affordability and flexibility for certain live sport coverage.

Key Features:

  • 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 Power Over Ethernet (POE)
  • Supports NDI technology for NDI-based video productionl
  • 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
  • #NDIcentral NDI® is a registered trademark of NewTek, Inc.

Technical Specifications:

Sensor 1/2.8” 2MP CMOS
Video Output 1080p 60 / 59.94 / 50 fps,
1080i 60 / 59.94 / 50 fps,
1080p 30 / 29.97 / 25 fps,
720p 60 / 59.94 / 50 fps
Optical Zoom 20x
Panning Angle -170° ~ +170°
Tilting Angle -30° ~ +90°
Preset Positions 128
Video Output(HD) Interface HDMI, 3G-SDI, Ethernet
Video Stream RTSP / RTMP / NDI
PoE PoE+ (IEEE802.3at)
Camera Control Interface RS-232 / RS-422 / Ethernet
Camera Control Protocol VISCA / PELCO D / NDI
Video S/N Ratio > 50dB
Shutter Speed 1/1 ~ 1/10,000 sec
Focal Length f = 4.7 ~ 94 mm
Video Compression MJPEG, H.264 / SVC
3D NR Yes
Horizontal Viewing Angle 63°
Aperture F1.6 ~ F3.5
Minimum Illumination 1.0 lux (F1.6, 50IRE, 30fps)
Minimum Object Distance 1.2m
Gain Control Auto, Manual
White Balance Auto, Indoor, Outdoor, One-Push, Manual
Exposure Control Auto, Manual
Focus System Auto, Manual
Image Flip Yes
Audio Input Line In / MIC In
Audio Output Ethernet, SDI and HDMI
Weight 2 kg (4.4 lbs)
Dimensions (WxDxH)
174 x 185.5 x 186.2 mm(6.85” x 7.3” x 7.3”)

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The VC-A50PN camera is priced at US $2,799 MSRP. The camera will be available in Q1 2018. The camera comes in two colors: black and white.

About Lumens Integration Inc.

Lumens™ offers superior 4K and Full HD PTZ cameras, videoconferencing cameras, document cameras, and a lecture capture station. The cameras can be easily set up and display quality 4K and Full HD images. Lumens cameras provide a dynamic live production for every application.