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Sony introduces the SRG-360SHE, the latest addition to its range of high definition remote-operated camera line-up, featuring smooth robotic control and excellent image quality. Targeting at news production, live sport production, music videos and reality television, the SRG-360SHE is also ideal for use in lecture theatres, auditoriums and House of Worship, as well as for corporate, governmental and telemedicine applications.

Equipped with Sony’s Exmor™ CMOS image sensor

The SRG-360SHE is equipped with Sony’s Exmor™ CMOS image sensor which is capable of capturing Full HD images in low light conditions. Optimum image clarity is further achieved with Sony’s unique View-DR and XDNR (eXcellent Dynamic Noise Reduction) technologies. In addition, the presence of lip synchronisation of video and audio functions also contributes to the elimination of unwanted signal delays. “The SRG-360SHE is ideal for multiplatform broadcasting and production applications with its numerous output interface,” said Mr. Riki Nishimura, General Manager of Visual Security Solutions Division, Professional Solutions Company (PSAP) at Sony Electronics Asia Pacific. “Building on the success of SRG-300SE, the SRG-360SHE has triple streaming capabilities that allow recording, monitoring and streaming of high quality images as well as 1080p videos simultaneously together with embedded stereo audio. Users can seamlessly conduct corporate presentations, webcasts and other events where content can be displayed on a connected monitor, streamed live to the web and instantaneously recorded for editing and archive. This exceptional function expands the possibility of high quality recording while streaming with low bandwidth. In addition, the SRG-360SHE enhances user experience with clarity and intelligibility through the option of attaching stereo microphones and fine-tuned with the on-board audio equaliser and auto level control.”

Easy installation

With PoE+ (Power over Ethernet) capabilities, the SRG-360SHE is able to carry IP video and power over a single connection cable and is easy to install with E-flip functions. This gives ultimate flexibility and is extremely useful for sites that are difficult to access while significantly reduces installation costs. Further, the camera can be controlled remotely via RM-IP10 using VISCA command protocols over standard IP network or RS-422. The embedded web browser also allows simple control of the camera and image preview from any networked PC. With the large red tally light above the lens, the camera gives presenters clear visual confirmation when it is active.

Improved PTZ motion modes

The SRG-360SHE is equipped with a powerful direct drive motor which assures quiet, rapid movement to the target position over a wide pan or tilt angle range. With enhanced PTZ mechanism such as PTZ synchronous simultaneous motion, PTZ trace memory in present and PT slow move, smooth, steady camera movements are possible for polished and professional coverage of any scene. With 30x optical zoom range that is accompanied by 12x digital zoom for frame-filling close-ups, images stay clear and sharp even at high-zoom settings with responsive autofocus. Movement tracing can be stored to memory, which is an attractive feature for on-air applications where users can store and instantly recall up to 256 camera positions from a networked PC and web browser.

The SRG-360SHE will be available in Asia Pacific from January 2016. Please click here for more information about the product.

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