The EVID70/EVID70P is a Pan Zilt Zoom video camera for remote shooting and remote monitoring applications.
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Intelligent communication to capture remotely every scene

The EVID70/EVID70P combine a high quality colour video camera with the flexibility of a remote pan/tilt/zoom operation, all in a compact easy-to-use package. Incorporating an 18x optical zoom lens, these cameras allow a user to zoom in on a small or distant object with exceptionnal clarity.

Compared to his predecessor, the EVI-D31, the EVID70/EVID70P camera offer a wide pan/tilt range, and a faster pan/tilt mechanism.
Above all, these cameras are ceiling mountable - a first for the popular Sony EVI cameras.

The EVID70/EVID70P is equiped with a variety of convenient features such as auto ICR function, Alarm function and RS-232C/422 serial control , making them ideal for any remote shooting applications such as distance learning, indoor and outdoor security systems, courtrooms, event venues, concert halls, and more.

*EVID70/W is a white model.

Ceiling/Desktop mountable:

The new EVID70/EVID70P camera is at the same time ceiling mountable and desktop, what represent a unique feature in this Pan Tilt Zoom market. In addition, a complete ceiling kit is provided with the camera.

Superb picture quality with Exview HAD CCD:

The adoption of Sony Exview had CCD improves basic camera performance. For example, these cameras offer superb sensitivity of 1 lux (typical), and a low smear level and D-range.

Auto ICR (IR Cut Filer Removal) Function:

The Auto ICR function automatically switches the settings to attach or remove the IR Cut filter is automatically disabled (ICR ON), and tghed infrazred sensitivity is increased. With a set level of brightness, the filter is automatically engageds depending on the ambient light, allowing the cameras to be effective both in day and night environments.

RS-232C or RS-422 Serial control (VISCA Command):

All cameras settings and pan/tilt/zoom functiolns can be con btrolled remotely via a PC. With the RS-232C connection , maximum cable lengh can be extented to 15 meters, while the RS-422 connection extends this further to 1200 meters.


High resolution picture quality

The EVI-D70/D70P achieves excellent picture quality of over 460 TV lines using a Sony 1/4-inch EXView HAD colour CCD.

High speed, wide range PTZ

2. A high speed pan

x18 Optical Zoom

A x18 optical zoom gives f=4.1 mm to 73.8 mm, and F1.4 to F3.0

Ceiling/Desktop Mountable

The EVID70/EVID70P is at the same time ceiling and desktop mountable. This capability is unique in the Pan Tilt Zoom market.

Six position pre-set

Six pre-set positions can be programmed into the camera's memory.

Auto Tracking

Users can pre-define subjects to be continually tracked. Pixels of similar colour and brightness can be detected by the EVI-D31 and the target extracted using the subject model, based upon light reflection and non-linear camera processing. Four modes for pre-defining a subject are available - pan

RS-232C/RS-422 serial port

The RS-232C serial port allows the camera to be controlled from remote locations up to 15 meters, whereas the RS-422 (new!!!) allos the camera to be controlled from remote locations up to 1200 meters.

Plug and Play product: Various applications

Simple installation and operation, together with remote access control over the Internet, gives users flexibility and creativity for many creative applications.


Image Sensor
1/4 type EXview HAD CCD
Image Sensor (Number of Effective Pixels)
752 x 582
Signal System
Minimum Illumination (50IRE)
1 lx (F1.4)
S/N Ratio
More than 50 dB
Auto/Manual (-3 to +28 dB, 2 dB steps)
Shutter Speed
1 to 1/10,000 s
Exposure Control
Auto, Manual, Priority AE, Exposure compensation, Back-light compensation
White Balance
Auto/ATW/Indoor/Outdoor/One push/Manual
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focusing System
Horizontal Viewing Angle
48 degrees (wide) to 2.7 degrees (tele)
Focal Length
F1.4 to F3.0
f=4.1 mm (wide) to 73.8 mm (tele)
Minimum Object Distance
10 mm (wide end) to 800 mm (tele)
Pan/Tilt Angle
Pan: ±170°, Tilt: + 90°/-30°
Pan/Tilt Speed (Max.)
Pan: 100°/sec, Tilt: 90°/sec
Preset Position
Camera Features
Auto ICR
Image Stabilization
Image Flip
Auto Power Off
Night Power Off
Sd Video Output
Camera Control Interface
Sync. System
Power Requirements
DC 10.8 to 13.2 V
Power Consumption
12 W
Operating Temperature
32°F to 104°F
0°C to 40°C
Storage Temperature
-4°F to +140°F
'-20°C to +60°C
Dimensions (W x H x D) *[1]
5 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches
132 x 144 x 144 mm
950 g
2 lb 2 oz
Body Color
Wide Conversion Lens Attachable
Mountable Angle
Ceiling Mount
Supplied Accessories
Operating instructions (1)
IR remote commander unit (1)
Ceiling bracket (1)
AC adaptor (1)
*[1] The values for dimensions are approximate.