Panasonic’s HD Visual Communications System reduces initial costs while enabling multi-site connection. Its high image and sound quality is another very appealing point. And it allows people to participate in videoconferences from just about anywhere via mobile devices.

  • Point to Point Connection
  • Multicast
  • Participation in videoconferences using mobile devices
  • Meetings can be held while displaying images of the other party’s site and PC data each on one of two monitors. (Optional license is required.)
  • Broadband Stereo Full Duplex Audio
  • High quality video Full-HD 1080/60p
  • The Rate Control function adjusts data traffic based on network congestion
  • Remote Camera Control
  • Smooth 2-way conversation with broadband stereo and unique Echo Canceller
  • Easy-to-understand remote lectures and seminars are conducted at multiple sites
  • Connect to a sub-camera to share zoom and still images
  • Other brand device compatibility and MCU interoperability
  • Low Bandwidth Communication Support
  • External Control Interface
  • NAT/FW Traversal
Main Unit KX-VC1000
Communication Method SIP, H.323
Video Compression Method H.261 (mainstream only), H.263, H263+, H.263++ (reception only),
H.264 High Profile, H.264 Baseline Profile
Audio Compression Method G.711 μ-law, A-law (3.4 kHz@64 kbps)
G.722 (7.0 kHz@64 kbps)
G.722.1 (7.0 kHz@32 kbps)
G.722.1 Annex C (14.0 kHz@48 kbps/24 kbps)
MPEG-4 AAC‑LD Mono (7.0 kHz@32 kbps, 14.0 kHz@64 kbps, 22.0 kHz@96 kbps)
MPEG-4 AAC‑LD Stereo (14.0 kHz@64 kbps, 22.0 kHz@96 kbps)
No. of Channels G.711/G.722/G.722.1/G.722.1 Annex C: 1
MPEG-4 AAC-LD Mono: 1/ MPEG-4 AAC-LD Stereo: 2
Remote Camera Control H.224, H.281 (Zoom/Pan/Tilt/Preset)
Dual Stream Method H.239 (H.323), BFCP (SIP)
Multi-Monitor 1 display (Expandable to 2 displays)
No. of Applicable Resolution Frames Main: Max. 1080p 30 frames/second, Sub: Max. 1080p 30 frames/second
Encryption SRTP (AES 128 bit), H.235 (AES 128 bit)
Other H.460
Communication Bandwidth 256 kbps to 18 Mbps
Video Compatible Resolutions*1 176 x 144p, 352 x 240p, 352 x 288p, 512 x 288p, 640 x 480p, 704 x 480p,
704 x 576p, 768 x 432p, 800 x 600p, 1024 x 768p, 1280 x 720p, 1280 x 768p,
1280 x 800p, 1920 x 1080p
No. of Frames Max. 60 frames/second (for H.264 1080p)
Screen Display Full-screen, Picture in Picture, Picture with Picture, Side by Side
Audio Echo canceller, Auto gain control, Stationary noise reduction,
Lip synch, Equalizer, Mic mute
I/O Terminals Video Input Camera*2 HDMI main x 1, HDMI sub x 1
Input resolution: 1280 x 720p, 1920 x 1080i, 1920 x 1080p
PC RGB x 1(Mini D-sub 15pin), HDMI x 1*2
Input resolution: VGA, SVGA, XGA, HD, WXGA, SXGA, FWXGA,
Video Output HDMI x 1 (Expandable to 2)
Supported output resolutions: 1920 x 1080i, 1920 x 1080p
Audio Input Analogue Boundary Microphone x 1 (KX-VCA002)Max. 1,
HDMI, Stereo mini-plug*3 x 1 (ø3.5 mm),
RCA (Stereo) x 1
Audio Output HDMI*4, Stereo mini-plug*3 x 1 (ø3.5 mm), RCA x 1 (Stereo)
Network RJ45 x 1 (100BASE-TX Full Duplex)
External Control RS-232C x 1 (Also used for maintenance)
Others USB 2.0 x 1, Camera Control Terminal x 1 (Not used)
No. of Simultaneous Connection Sites 2 (Expandable to 4*5)
Content Sharing PC (RGB/HDMI), Sub-camera (HDMI sub)
USB Memory Updating Software
Import: Contact List / Profile*6 / Configuration Data / Encryption Data /
Start-up Screen / Delivery Tree List
Export: Contact List / Profile*6 / Configuration Data / Encryption Data /
Delivery Tree List
Network Protocol TCP/IPv4, TCP/IPv6*7, UDP/IPv4, UDP/IPv6*7, DHCP, DNS,
Network Functions Packet resending (ARQ), Forward Error Correction (FEC),
Adaptive Rate Control (ARC), Reorder, Packet Shaping,
Arbitrary Port Setting, NAT Compatibility, Encryption,
IP Precedence/DiffServ Support
External Control Via Web Browser, Control by HTTP CGI, TELNET, RS-232C
Connection Modes IP mode, NAT Traversal Service mode, IP / NAT Traversal Service mode
Dimensions (width x depth x height) Approx. 320 mm x approx. 230 mm x approx. 61 mm (Excluding projecting parts)
Weight Approx. 2.0 kg
Power Input AC 100-240 V, -1.4 A, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Max.: approx. 37 W, Standby: 0.6 W
DC Power Input DC 24 V, 2.5 A
Operating Temperature 0 °C to 40 °C
Operating Humidity 10 % to 90 % (non-condensing)
Boundary Microphone (sold separately) KX-VCA002
Maximum Pickup Range Approx. 2 m (radius)
Pickup Method Stereo / Monaural *8
Microphone Unit Unidirectional ECM
microphone parts x 2
Number of Connections Maximum 1 microphone
Maximum Input Sound Pressure 110 dBspl
Number of Terminals for Microphone Connection 1
Dimensions Approx. 75 mm (diameter) x 32 mm
Cable Length Approx. 7 m
Power Input Supplied from main unit via proprietary cable
Weight Approx. 80 g
Operating Temperature 0 °C to 40 °C
Operating Humidity 10 % to 90 % (non-condensing)
HD Communication Camera
(sold separately)
GP-VD151 GP-VD131
Effective Pixels 1920 x 1080i, 1920 x 1080p
Pan / Tilt Pan: ±100°, Tilt: ±30° Pan: ±100°, Tilt: ±20°
Zoom (optical/digital) 12x / 10x 3x / 4x
Angle of view (optical zoom) Horizontal angle of view
56.3 º (Wide end) –
5.1º (Tele end)
Vertical angle of view
32.5 º (Wide end) –
2.8º (Tele end)
F1.6 (Wide end) –
F2.0 (Tele end)
Horizontal angle of view
85º (Wide end) –
30º (Tele end)
Vertical angle of view
68.4º (Wide end) –
23.8º (Tele end)
F1.2 (Wide end) –
F2.0 (Tele end)
Presets 9 positions
Connection Cable HDMI
Dimensions (width x depth x height) Approx. 150 mm x
approx. 148 mm x
approx. 177 mm
Approx. 133 mm x
approx. 127 mm x
approx. 139 mm
Weight Approx. 1.2 kg Approx. 0.8 kg
Power Consumption Power supply voltage:
12 VDC±10%
(with AC adaptor attached)
Consumption current:
1.0 A
Power supply voltage:
16 VDC±10%
(with AC adaptor attached)
Consumption current:
0.6 A
Operating Temperature 0 °C to 40 °C
Operating Humidity 10 % to 90 % (non-condensing)