Panasonic launches new i-Pro network PTZ dome cameras

Feb. 11, 2008
Indoor and outdoor versions of dome camera include Panasonic's Super Dynamic III technology

Secaucus, NJ (February 11, 2008) – Panasonic System Solutions Company, a leader in professional video surveillance, offers the most advanced imaging solutions for network system applications. The new WV-NS954 indoor PTZ dome camera and WV-NW964 outdoor PTZ dome camera systems incorporate Panasonic's unique Super Dynamic III (SDIII) technology to deliver unprecedented performance functionality for professional security applications.

"These latest camera additions to our i-Pro line of intelligent and professional network solutions clearly exemplify Panasonic's continued leadership in core imaging technologies," said Frank DeFina, President of Panasonic System Solutions Company. "As the performance of networked imaging devices continues to improve and deliver the same exceptional video quality as conventional analog camera systems, we anticipate the migration to networked systems will accelerate given the inherent efficiencies that IP-based systems offer."

The i-Pro WV-NS954 is the most advanced network PTZ available for indoor applications or for use outdoors in a camera housing. Its SDIII technology delivers the highest quality images attainable in any lighting condition along with a host of features that includes: dual-stream MPEG4 / JPEG output; an SD memory card slot for on-board recording; auto tracking; 256 preset functions; super-slow and fine manual PTZ movement yet high-speed movement for mission-critical object tracking operations; endless 360ÅŸ panning operation; and superior picture quality thanks to true digital conversion with the digital slip ring.

The i-Pro WV-NW964 is a weather proof outdoor network PTZ with all the performance and features of Panasonic's premier indoor SDIII PTZs. Key features include: IP66 rated; endless 360ÅŸ panning operation; superior picture quality thanks to true digital conversion with the digital slip ring; dual-stream MPEG4/JPEG output; and an SD memory card slot for on-board recording.

Panasonic's i-Pro Series can facilitate the transition to a networked environment, with easy integration into new and existing analog and digital installations. The i-Pro Series includes PTZ, vandal-proof, fixed, and mini-dome cameras, network video recorders, video servers and more.