Tandberg (Cisco) TelePresence SX20 Quick Set

Tandberg (Cisco) TelePresence SX20 Quick Set
Tandberg (Cisco) TelePresence SX20 Quick Set
  • Transforms a flat panel into a high definition Multiparty conferencing system
  • Integrated Multisite capability allowing you to add three more participants to a call
  • Allows sharing of multimedia content and presentations with a single touch of button
  • Simple and intuitive connections for easy set up
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General Information

Category:Conferencing EquipmentManufacturer:Tandberg
Resolution:High DefinitionSolution:Video Conferencing Systems

The Cisco TelePresence SX20 Quick set is designed with certain predefined specifications and features that help to create an environment optimized for the best possible audio-visual experience of all times. It will transform any standard flat panel display into a sleek, powerful and a reliable unified communication system. Almost every aspect of SX20 Quick Set is engineered to deliver high definition video and multiparty conferencing in order to give a truly immersive environment to its participants so as to give a feeling that everyone participating is sitting in the same room.
Enjoy a high definition, live, face to face experience over a network and across remote locations with Cisco TelePresence SX20 multipoint switch that would easily and most reliably include multiple locations in one single meeting. Therefore with TelePresence MultiSite technology now you can collaborate with more people in different locations without having to travel from place to place.
SX20 Quick Set gives you easy to use one solution in a combination of a powerful codec, three camera choices and a dual display. Whether you are a small business or a large enterprise looking to expand your business, manage costs, make quick decisions and improve customer intimacy, Cisco TelePresence SX20 is the right combination of technology and design having great potential to transform your business into one productive environment. It’s a feature packed product that promises to deliver performance expected from more advanced expensive brands in the market.

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Default components in SX20 Quickset:

• SX20 Codec, Cisco TelePresence PrecisionHD Camera - (option of 1080p2.5, 1080p4xS2 or - 1080p12x) Cisco TelePresence Table Microphone 20, remote control, cables, and power supply

Optional components

• Cisco TelePresence Touch 8
• Wall mount kit
• Additional microphone


• H.323 and SIP up to 6 Mbps

Minimum bandwidth for resolution/frame rate

• 720p30 from 768 kbps
• 720p60 from 1152 kbps
• 1080p30 from 1472 kbps
• 1080p60 from 2560 kbps

Firewall Traversal

• Cisco TelePresence Expressway Technology
• H.460.18, H.460.19 firewall traversal

Video Standards

• H.263, H.263+, H.264

Video Features

• Native 16:9 widescreen
• Advanced screen layouts
• Intelligent video management
• Local auto-layout

Video Inputs (Two Inputs)

One HDMI and One DVI-I (Analog and Digital): Supported Formats:
• 640x480
• 720x480
• 720x576
• 800x600
• 848x480
• 1024x768
• 1152x864
• 1280x720
• 1280x1024
• 1280x768
• 1280x800
• 1280x960
• 1360x768
• 1366x768
• 1400x1050
• 1440x900
• 1680x1050
• 1920x1080
Extended Display Identification Data (EDID)

Video Outputs (Two Outputs)

Two HDMI Outputs Supported Formats:
• 1920 x 1080@60 fps (1080p60)
• 1920 x 1080@50 fps (1080p50)
• 1280 x 720@60 fps (720p60)
• 1280 x 720@50 fps (720p50)
• 1366 x 768@60 fps (WXGA)
• 1360 x 768@60 fps(WXGA)
• 1280 x 768@60 fps (WXGA)
VESA Monitor Power Management
Live Video Resolutions (Encode and Decode):
• 176 x 144@30, 60 fps (QCIF) (Decode only)
• 352 x 288@30, 60 fps (CIF)
• 512 x 288@30, 60 fps (w288p)
• 576 x 448@30, 60 fps (448p)
• 768 x 448@30, 60 fps (w448p)
• 704 x 576@30, 60 fps (4CIF)
• 1024 x 576@30, 60 fps (w576p)
• 640 x 480@30, 60 fps (VGA)
• 800 x 600@30, 60 fps (SVGA)
• 1024 x 768@30, 60 fps (XGA)
• 1280 x 768@30, 60 fps (WXGA)
• 1280 x 720@30, 60 fps (HD720p)
• 1920 x 1080@30, 60 fps (HD1080p)

Audio Standards

• G.711, G.722, G.722.1, 64 kbps AAC-LD

Audio Features

• CD-quality 20 KHz mono
• Two acoustic echo cancellers
• Automatic Gain Control (AGC)
• Automatic noise reduction
• Active lip synchronization

Audio Inputs
(Four Inputs)

• Two microphones, 4-pin minijack
• One minijack for line-in (stereo)
• One audio in from camera (HDMI)

Audio Outputs (Two Outputs)

• One minijack for line out (stereo)
• One HDMI, (digital main audio)

Dual Stream

• H.239 (H.323) dual stream
• BFCP (SIP) dual stream
• Support resolutions up to 1080p (1920 x 1080)

MultiPoint Support

• Four-way embedded SIP/H.323 MultiPoint reference MultiSite
• Cisco TelePresence Multiway support (requires Cisco TelePresence Video Communication Server [Cisco VCS] and Cisco TelePresence MCU)
• Ability to natively join multipoint conferences hosted on Cisco Telepresence Multipoint Switch (CTMS)

MultiSite Features (Embedded Multipoint)

• Adaptive SIP/H.323 MultiSite; resolution up to 576p30
• 3-way resolution up to 720p30
• 4-way resolution up to 576p30
• Full individual audio and video transcoding
• Individual layouts in multisite continuous presence
• H.323/SIP/VoIP in the same conference
• Support for Presentation (H.239/BFCP) from any participant at resolutions up to 1080p15/SXGA
• Best Impression (automatic continuous presence layouts)
• H.264, encryption and dual stream from any site
• IP Downspeeding
• Dial in and dial out
• Conference rates up to 6 Mbps


• H.323
• ISDN (requires Cisco TelePresence ISDN Link)

Embedded Encryption

• H.323 and SIP point-to-point
• Standards-based: H.235 v3 and Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)
• Automatic key generation and exchange
• Supported in dual stream

IP Network Features

• DNS lookup for service configuration
• Differentiated services (quality of service [QoS])
• IP-adaptive bandwidth management (including flow control)
• Automatic gatekeeper discovery
• Dynamic playout and lip-sync buffering
• H.245 Dual Tone Multifrequency (DTMF) tones in H.323
• Date and time support using Network Time Protocol (NTP)
• Packet loss-based downspeeding
• Uniform resource identifier (URI) dialing
• 802.1x network authentication
• 802.1Q Virtual LAN
• 802.1p (QoS and class of service [QoS])
• ClearPath
• Medianet: Mediatrace and Metadata

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Requires Cisco Unified Communications Manager Version 8.6 or Later)

• Native registration with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
• Basic Cisco Unified Communications Manager provisioning
• Software upgrade from Cisco Unified Communications Manager
• Cisco Discovery Protocol and DHCP option 150 support
• Basic telephony features such as hold/resume/transfer and Corporate Directory lookup

IPv6 Network Support

• Single call stack support for both H323 and SIP
• Dual-stack IPv4 and IPv6 for DHCP, SSH, HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, DiffServ
• Support for both Static and Automatic IP configuration (stateless address auto configuration)

Security Features

• Management using HTTPS and SSH
• IP administration password
• Menu administration password
• Disable IP services
• Network settings protection

Network Interfaces

• One LAN and Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000 Mbit

Other Interfaces

• Two USB ports for future usage

System management

• Support for the Cisco TelePresence Management Suite
• Total management using embedded SNMP, Telnet, SSH, XML, SOAP
• Remote software upload: using web server, secure copy (SCP), HTTP, HTTPS
• Cisco TelePresence Touch (optional)
• Remote control and on-screen menu system

Directory Services

• Support for local directories (My Contacts)
• Corporate directory
• Unlimited entries using server directory supporting LDAP and H.350 (requires Cisco TelePresence Management Suite)
• Unlimited number for corporate directory (through Cisco TelePresence Management Suite)
• Received calls with date and time
• Placed calls with date and time
• Missed calls with date and time


• Auto-sensing power supply
• 100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
• Maximum 40 watts for codec and main camera

Operating Temperature and Humidity

• 0° C to 35° C (32° F to 95° F) ambient temperature
• 10% to 90% Relative Humidity (RH)

Storage and Transport Temperature

• -20° C to 60° C (-4° F to 140° F) at RH 10% - 90% (non -condensing)

SX20 Codec Dimensions

• Width: 11.8 inches (30.0 cm)
• Height: 1.4 inches (3.4 cm)
• Depth: 7.1 inches (18.0 cm)
• Weight: 3.1 pounds (1.4 kg)

Camera Overview

2.5x optical zoom (5x with digital*)

4x optical zoom (8x with digital*)

12x optical zoom

Motorized +5°/-25° tilt, +/- 30° pan

Motorized +15°/-25° tilt, +/- 90° pan

Motorized +15°/-25° tilt, +/- 90° pan

51.5° vertical field of view

43.5° vertical field of view

43.5° vertical field of view

83° horizontal field of view

70° horizontal field of view

72° horizontal field of view

F 2.0

F 1.7

F 1.7

1920 x 1080 pixels progressive @ 60 fps

Automatic or manual focus, brightness, and white balance

Far-end camera control

Dual HDMI/Camera Control and USB output

Dual HDMI/Camera control

HDMI, HD-SDI output, and daisy chain

Upside-down mounting, picture flips automatically

Upside-down mounting, manual picture flip.

Upside-down mounting, picture flips automatically

Focus distance 0.3 m - infinity

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