Tandberg 550 - Specifications

The Tandberg 550 equipment is delivered complete with wireless remote control, integrated W.A.V.E. II camera, microphone and cables. The 550 can be set-up in offices and small rooms throughout your organization and is designed for use with any standard television set.

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Tandberg 550 Video Standards

  • H.261, H.263, H.263+, H.263++, H.264 (Natural VideoTF*)

Bandwidth

  • H.320 up to 384 kbps
  • H.323 up to 768 kbps

Tandberg 550 Video Conferencing Features

  • Picture in Picture (PIP)
  • Intelligent Video ManagementTF*

Video Outputs (3 outputs)

  • 1 x MiniDin, S-video: main monitor
  • 1 x RCA / Phono, composite: main monitor or VCR
  • 1 x XGA: main monitor

Video Inputs (1 input)

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  • Built-in main camera
  • 1 x RCA / Phono, composite: document camera/auxiliary/VCR
  • 1 x XGA: PC using VNC (PC SoftPresenterTF)

XGA Output

  • Output: 640 x 480 - 1024 x 768, 60Hz

Video Format

  • NTSC, PAL, VGA, SVGA or XGA

Tandberg 550 Live Video Resolutions

Native NTSC

  • 4SIF (704 x 480 pixels), Digital ClarityTF
  • SIF (352 x 240 pixels)

Native PAL

  • 4CIF (704 x 576 pixels), Digital ClarityTF
  • CIF (352 x 288 pixels)
  • QCIF (176 x 144 pixels)
  • SQCIF (128 x 96 pixels) decode only

Native PC Resolutions

  • XGA (1024 x 768 pixels)
  • SVGA (800 x 600 pixels)
  • VGA (640 x 480 pixels)

550 Still Image Transfer

  • CIF, SIF, 4CIF (H.261 Annex D)
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Audio Standards

  • G.711, G.722, G.722.1, G.728

Audio Features

  • Automatic noise reduction
  • Acoustic echo canceller
  • Audio mixer
  • Automatic gain control
  • VCR ducking

Audio Output (I output)

  • 1 x RCA/Phono, Line Level: Monitor

Audio Inputs (2 inputs)

  • 1 x microphone, 11V phantom powered, XLR connector
  • 1 x RCA/Phono, Line Level: Auxiliary/VCR

Video Conferencing Frame Rates

  • 15 frames per second 56 - 128 kbps
  • 30 frames per second 168 - 768 kbps

Embedded Encryption

  • H.320 and H.323 point-to-point calls
  • Standards-based: H.233, H.234, H.235, DES and AES
  • Automatic key generation and exchange

Network Features of the Tandberg 550

  • Auto H.320/H.323 dialing
  • Down-speedingTF
  • Programmable network profiles
  • Intelligent Call ManagementTF
  • Maximum call length timer
  • Automatic SPID and line number configuration
  • (National ISDN, GR-2941-CORE)
  • SoftMuxTF

H.323 Video Conferencing Network Features

  • Differentiated Services (DiffServ)
  • Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
  • IP precedence
  • IP type of service (ToS)
  • Network Address Translation (NAT) support
  • IP adaptive bandwidth management (including flow control)
  • Auto gatekeeper discovery
  • Dynamic playout and lipsync buffering
  • Intelligent Packet Loss RecoveryTF (IPLRTF)

Security Features

  • IP Password
  • Menu Password
  • Access code
  • Streaming password
  • H.243 MCU password
  • VNC password
  • SNMP security alert
  • Encrypted HTTP password
  • Possibility to disable IP services

Network Interfaces

  • 3 x ISDN BRI (RJ-45), S-interface
  • 1 x LAN/Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100 Mbit
  • (LAN/DSL/cable modem)
  • 1 x PC card slot (PCMCIA) for wireless LAN

Ethernet/Internet/Intranet/Connectivity

  • TCP/IP, DHCP, ARP, FTP, Telnet, HTTP
  • SNMP Enterprise Management
  • Internal web server
  • Internal streaming server
  • 10/100 Mbit full/half duplex (manual or auto detect selection)

Wireless LAN Support

  • Compliant with IEEE 802.11b, up to 11 Mbit
  • Support for 64/128 bit encryption (WEP)
  • Infrastructure or ad-hoc mode

Other Major Standards Supported by the Tandberg 550

  • H.320, H.235, H.233, H.234, H.323, H.281, BONDING (ISO 13871), H.231, H.243

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  • 10 x zoom
  • 1/4" CCD
  • +15/-20 tilt
  • +/-95 pan
  • 61 vertical field of view
  • 96 total vertical field of view
  • 77 horizontal field of view
  • 267 total horizontal field of view
  • 460 (PAL)/470 (NTSC) TV lines
  • Min. illumination 2 Lux (F1.8)
  • Auto or manual focus/brightness/white balance
  • Far end camera control
  • 15 near and far-end camera pre-sets
  • Voice-activated camera positioning
  • Daisy chain support for up to 4 cameras
  • VISCA camera support

Video Conferencing Presentations and Collaboration

  • Presenter Package including:
  • PC SoftPresenterTF
  • Digital ClarityTF
  • T.120 Microsoft NetMeeting support via RS-232 (9-pin D-sub)
  • Streaming (compatible with Cisco IP/TV, Apple QuickTime, RealPlayer v8 etc.)

Closed Captioning/Text Chat

  • T.140 standards-based

System Management

  • Support for the Tandberg Management Suite Software
  • Total management via embedded web server, SNMP, Telnet and FTP
  • Remote software upload: during a call over all networks, via webserver or via FTP server
  • 1 x RS-232 for local software upgrades, local control and diagnostics
  • Remote control and on-screen menu system

Directory Services

  • 100 number local directory
  • 400 number global directory

Customized Boot Up Logo (JPEG)

Power

  • Auto-sensing power supply
  • 100 - 250V AC, 50 - 60 Hz
  • 40 watts max.

10 Languages (selectable menu)

  • Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish

Tandberg 550 Physical Dimensions

  • Width: 14.9"/38.0 cm
  • Height: 5.1"/13.0 cm
  • Depth: 7.9" /20.0 cm
  • Weight: 5.0 lbs./2.3 kg

*TF indicates Tandberg First

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