Powerful Full HD PTZ cameras built with USB 3.0 connectivity for plug and play use with video recording, streaming and conferencing applications. Available with 12X & 20X optical zoom lenses. PTZ Optics USB PTZ cameras are built with ease of use and compatibility in mind. With game-changing optics and options for video communication installations.
Please note: The USB Series is going End Of Sale (EOS) in 2023.
USB connectivity is now available with options for HDMI and IP streaming in the latest USB PTZ cameras from PTZOptics. The combination of robust high definition video outputs and flexible camera control options is what makes this camera valuable. Realize the value of connecting this camera to any application just a webcam and enjoy the advanced camera control options which include iOS, Android, PTZ controllers, Joysticks and more.
Crystal clear High Definition 1080p video with lossless 12X/20X optical zoom letting you get up close to see and interact with your team.
Ideal for web-based video conferencing and collaboration software solutions such as GoToMeeting, WebEX, Skype and Zoom but also for computer-based live streaming applications such as Wirecast, xSplit, OBS (Open Broadcaster Software). PTZOptics quality optical lenses and control capabilities provide endless possibilities for high definition video communications. The USB 3.0 models can be NDI™ upgraded. For more information, see the NDI page.
Consider designing a custom application for this camera using our Open Source Control Software. Equip with IP connectivity this camera can be controlled remotely using an IP joystick controller. For scenarios where no local area network is available, a Serial Joystick can be used to provide remote PTZ controls. This camera can also be controlled with the included IR remote. This camera can be wall or ceiling mounted.
The PTZOptics USB cameras can simultaneously send out 1080p video from HDMI, USB 3.0 and H.264 or H.265 IP Streaming for maximum flexibility.
Easily connect the camera to your PC to use with cloud-based video conferencing services such as Skype for Business, GoToMeeting and WebEx. This camera is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 (1920x1080p 30fps *Must enable h.264 compression).
All PTZOptics camera models include open-source control software which allow users to create a custom controller. Learn more about our customizable open-source code here.
PTZOptics has an updated iOS camera control app is available here. The app is not included free with each camera cost. An android version is available here.
Works with virtually every online video conferencing software with no need for additional drivers or proprietary connections.
Every PTZOptics camera comes with an HDMI video output capable of video resolutions up to 1080p.
Each USB PTZOptics camera comes with absolute UVC camera control built-in. This allows for video and control over a single USB cable. This functionality allows for software like our PresetVisualizer to function.
Every PTZOptics includes in/out RS-232 ports and an RS-485. These ports use VISCA commands to integrate with larger control systems such as Crestron and Extron. We even have pre-built modules available for download here.
Every PTZOptics camera has the ability to live stream directly from the camera to your favourite CDN. Simply plugin your CDN’s RTMP Streaming information into the IP interface of your camera and start streaming! (See this tutorial video).
Every PTZOptics camera comes with a 3.5mm audio input you can use to embed audio. The USB 3.0 models support embedding audio via a line-level input onto USB 3.0 and Ethernet for IP Streaming.
Now includes h.265 ‘ High-Efficiency Codec” and h.264 IP Streaming along with network camera control. Taking things a step further we offer our software open source so developers can customize any experience.
The PTZOptics cameras are able to capture and store still and moving image recordings (as .jpg and .mp4 files, respectively) locally to the camera’s internal memory for retrieval via the camera’s network port.
3-year Limited Hardware Warranty