IC Realtime is debuting a lineup of 4K video surveillance products this week that includes a 360-degree x 360-degree Virtual PTZ camera and NVRs.
As you likely already know, Ultra HD 4K display has 3,840 x 2,160 pixel resolution with an expanded color space, in a 16:9 format, and uses progressive scanning at 25/30 Hz. This equates to four times the resolution of 1080p HDTV. All IC Realtime 4K products comply with the UHD standard.
IC Realtime’s dual-sensor 24-megapixel Virtual PTZ (pan, tilt, zoom) camera together with the company’s proprietary IC720 software app, gives the user the ability to pan from floor-to-ceiling and completely around the camera — including zoom and freeze options — in a smooth fashion, free of blind spots or distortion. This yields fields-of-view that until now required several cameras to achieve. Navigation is achieved by simply pointing the display device in the desired directions, or via finger touch of the display screen. The app (available as a free download here) is presently compatible with iPad and iPhone. Versions for Android and a variety of mobile devices, tablets and laptops, are in development. List will be $3,000.
IC Realtime is now offering 4K in a 360-degree dome as well as several standard wide-angle lens varieties. Each claim 4,000 x 3,000 resolution, 4K @ 15FPS recording and is powered by the IC720 software platform which works with a smart device’s built-in sensors and gyros to permit users to review events from inside of the action. Additional capabilities of the cameras include infrared night vision and audio. The 360-degree 4K dome camera (model # ICIP-360L12) has list of $1,598. The wide-angle versions are expected to range from $900 to $1,400 list and will be available in bullet, dome and box styles.
IC Realtime’s 4K NVR is the next step in the evolution of high-performance 4K resolution network video recorders. This ONVIF-compatible unit boasts an Intel i7 quad-core processor, can store up to 96TB internally and is capable of outputting 4K from 4-channels to 128. List for the NVR (model # NVR-8256DR) starts at $13,998.