USB RS-232 Control/Video/Power Cable Set

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • An easy way to connect multiple remote PTZ cameras to a PC, TriCaster, vMix
  • USB RS-232 VISCA Control, Video, and Power over a single CAT cable
  • Works with any PTZ software
  • No drivers needed
  • USB COM Port Number Retention
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SKU: PTZ-7123-RS-232-USB Category:

Description

Rocosoft USB RS-232 Control, Video, and Power Multi-Camera Extendable Cable Set.

Rocosoft USB RS-232 Control/Video/Power Cable Set connects multiple VISCA PTZ cameras to a computer, laptop, NewTek TriCaster, Livestream, vMix, all other Live Production systems. It also supplies cameras with power and transfers video signals back to the video equipment.
Each camera connects to the Multiplexer Unit with a single network cable with no need to daisy chain the cameras directly.

Features:

  • Allows PTZ camera control from any computer
  • Each camera connects to the Multiplexer Unit with a single network cable with no need to daisy chain the cameras directly
  • The USB input control adapter creates a virtual COM port on the computer, accessible by any PTZ camera control software
  • No drivers needed – uses internal Windows FTDI drivers
  • Features USB COM Port Number Retention – the COM port number will stay the same when connecting adapter to the different USB ports
  • The max extension distance for power is 55-120ft with a 15v5a power supply (depends on the camera) and 40-80ft with a stock 12v power supply.
  • We can build this set with two CAT cable runs to each camera so the extension distance for power can be tripled. Please contact us for details.
  • The max extension distance for the video signal with the Control/Power/Video set is 400ft.
  • Video can be connected to a TriCaster, Livestream, vMix, any Live Production, Broadcasting, or Webcasting station, video grabber, DVR, TV, monitor, etc…
  • The max extension distance for control is 1000ft.

Additional information

Manufacturer

Rocosoft Inc.

Operating Systems

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10.
All TriCaster Systems.
All vMix Systems.
All other Windows-based Live Production Systems

Supported Cameras

Sony: BRC-X1000, BRC-300, BRC-H300, BRC-H700, BRC-Z700, BRC-H900, BRC-Z330, SNC-RZ30, EVI-H100S, EVI-H100S/W, EVI-H100V, EVI-H100V/W, EVI-HD1, EVI-HD3V, EVI-HD7, EVI-DHD7V, SRG-300H, SRG-300SE, SRG-120DH, SRG-360, PCS-HG90, PCSA-CHG90, EVI-D30, EVI-D31, EVI-D70, EVI-D80, EVI-D90, EVI-D100, EVI-D100P, EVI-D20G, and all newer Sony Visca PTZ cameras.
Panasonic: AW-HE40, AW-HE50, AW-HE60, AW-HE120, AW-HE130, AW-UE70
NewTek: NDI NDIHX PTZ1
Vaddio: RoboShot, ClearVIEW HD-18-19-20, ClearVIEW HD-USB, PowerVIEW HD-22-30, WallVIEW HD-18-19
HuddleCam HD: 3X, 10X 720p, 10X, 3X Wide, 12X, 18X, 20X, 30X
PTZOptics: 12X-IP, 12X-USB, 20X-IP, 20X-USB
Lumens: VC-A20P, VC-A202P, VC-G30, VC-G50, VC-200
Datavideo: PTC-120, PTC-100, PTC-150
Elmo: PTC-100s
Infocus: INF-SPTZ-2 REALCAM
Marshall: VISCA Cameras
Hitachi: VISCA Cameras
Bolin: VISCA Cameras
Ross: Pivotcam
1 Beyond: PTZ-S20, PTZ-IP12, PTZ-IP20, PTZ-IP30, Auto Tracker 2, AutoTracker 2 IP
All other PTZ cameras with a Mini Din8 RS-232 connector

Cable Type

FTDI USB to VISCA RS-232 RJ45

Connector Type

Multiplexer Unit: USB for control In, RJ45 for camera connections, RJ45 for uplink, RCA Female Plugs, EIAJ-4 Female Power Jacks
Camera Units: RJ45 for Multiplexer connection, Mini-DIN8 Male Plugs, RCA Male Plug, EIAJ-4 Male Power Plug

Video Type

Works with NTSC, PAL, and SECAM video standards
Composite Video

Number of Cameras

2 Camera Set, 3 Camera Set, 4 Camera Set, 5-7 Camera Set – Contact us