How to use PTC-280 4K PTZ Camera

12x 4K PTZ Camera
Sam Huang


The Secretary of the Taiwan Multimedia Creative Teaching (TMCT) Association and Director of the Taiwan Microlecture Association, Sam has been an audio and video professional for 20 years. Sam is a master in scriptwriting, videography, live video production, non-linear editing, and live video streaming. As the Secretary and Director of two associations, both educational NGOs, Sam has a strong passion for media education. He has many years of teaching experience in the College of Communication as a professional lecturer.

Skills: Scriptwriting, videography, live video production, non-linear editing, and live video streaming.

Experience: Many years of teaching experience in the college of communication as a professional lecturer.

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About the course

PTC-280 Brand New 4K PTZ Camera

Datavideo is introducing the 4K50/60p PTZ camera lineup which includes the PTC-280 Professional PTZ Camera that can be easily controlled via traditional RS-422 serial port or IP remote control via DVIP (Datavideo proprietary protocol) or Sony VISCA over IP.

This brand new 4K camera series supports dual streaming output for A/V market applications, so you can easily stream to Facebook (RTMPS), YouTube simultaneously. It also works well with dvCloud.


  • PTZ Camera Supporting 2160p50/59.94/60 Resolutions.

  • 12x Optical Zoom and 16x Digital Zoom.

  • 4K Video Output Interfaces, including HDMI and IP (H.264 & H.265).

  • Simultaneous 2160p and 1080p (3G-SDI) video output.

  • RS-422 Serial Port Control.

  • External Audio Input interface: Audio In/Line In (switchable on the web UI).

  • User-Friendly Web UI.

PTZ View Assist: Control up to four cameras

The camera control app is tailored for the Datavideo PTZ camera series. It can monitor the live streaming video from PTC-140 and PTC-280 series. The app can control up to 4 cameras simultaneously via DVIP, allowing you to intuitively set up and recall presets, and adjust white balance, focus, and IRIS.

The app is capable of decoding live streaming via RTSP, SRT, and NDI. Easily monitor live streaming video and set up parameters promptly in one application. Datavideo provides iOS and Android versions, which you can download on Google Play and the App Store for free!

Power over Ethernet

The PTC-280 supports PoE for easy installation. There's no need to find local power outlets or hire an electrician to install outlets wherever you want to mount your camera. Simply run a single CAT 6 cable to power your PTC-280.

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What you will learn

After this course, we should have very well knowledge about how to use PTC-280 4K PTZ Camera.

Background knowledge, skills and tools needed for this course

You don't need any skills, but having a PTC-280 4K PTZ Camera with you will help you to learn better in this course.

Who is suitable for this course

Anyone who would like to know more about Datavideo PTC-280 4K PTZ Camera.

Standard to pass this course

  • Course completion 100%
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