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Poly V500

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The all-in-one, set-top video conferencing solution for small
conference rooms or remote offices

The Poly V500 provides the new video user a simple and affordable video calling solution that allows them to easily talk face to face anytime.

The V500 delivers natural, smooth motion video and crystal-clear audio in a convenient and compact design – ready to plug into a standard NTSC or PAL display and any broadband connection. Ideal for the office environment and smaller conference room within a small enterprise who are ready to hold a face to face meeting over their high speed broadband connection.

V500 Hi Fidelity Audio – 14Khz audio provides depth and precision to conversations. V500 Siren14 Audio operates from 128Kb/s.


  • Siren™14Plus audio.
  • H.264 Video and Poly Pro-Motion™ Decode
  • 512K IP as standard with 128K ISDN network interface option
  • Customizable graphical user interface
  • Headset connection for privacy
  • Dual Monitor Emulation
  • People+Content Decode
  • Integrated AES Encryption

Video Standards & Protocols
People+Content / H.239
H.263 and H.264 Video Error Concealment

People Video Resolution
NTSC 30fps at 56Kbps-768Kbps
PAL 25fps at 56Kbps-768Kbps
Receives Poly Pro-Motionâ„¢ 60/50 fields per second (full screen video for NTSC/PAL applications)
SIF (352 x 240), CIF (352 x 288)
QSIF (176 x 120), QCIF (176 x 144)

Content Video Resolution
Send SIF, CIF, 4CIF, 4SIF, VGA, SVGA, XGA resolutions with People+Content IP

Audio Standards & Protocols
14kHz bandwidth with Poly Siren 14, G.722.1 Annex C
7 kHz bandwidth with G.722, G.722.1
3.4 kHz bandwidth with G.711, G.728, G.729A
Automatic Gain Control
Automatic Noise Supperssion
Instant Adaptation Echo Cancellation
Audio Error Concealment

Other ITU-Supported Standards
H.221 communications
H.224/H.281 far-end camera control
H.323 Annex Q far-end camera control
H.225, H.245, H.241
H.231 in multipoint calls
H.243 chair control
H.460.18/.19 NAT/firewall traversal

H.320 - 128Kbps, Single BRI
H.323 up to 768Kbps
SIP up to 768Kbps
iPriority for QoS
User Interface
COD (PathNavigator Conference on Demand)
Directory Services
System Management
- Web based
- ReadiManager SE200
API support
Auto SPID detection and line number configuration
International languages (16)

Secure password authentication
Embedded AES FIPS 197, H.235V3 and H.233/234
Video Overlay

Auto sensing power supply
Operating voltage/power 90-260 VAC, 47-63 Hz/36 Watts
Max 26 VA@115v60Hz, 32 VA@220v50Hz
Max Heat Dissipation; 123 BTU/hour

Environmental Specification
Operating Temperature: 0-40°C
Operating Humidity: 15-80%
Non-Operating Humidity: -40-70°C
Non-Operating Humidity (Non-condensing): 10-90%
Maximum altitude is 10,000 feet

Physical Characteristics
Video Base Unit (W/H/D): 11.42” / 2.67” / 6.5”; 290 mm / 67.9 mm / 165.1 mm
Video Base Unit Weight: 2.5 lbs; 1.13kg

One-year return to factory parts and labour
90-day software warranty

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