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LDX C86N Compact Series Cameras

Native HD/3G/4K UHD/High-Speed Upgradeable Compact Camera Solutions

The LDX C86N Compact Series is an extension to the LDX 86N Series of native HD/3G/4K cameras with an identical image performance and a comparable feature set but in a smaller mechanical package. They are the perfect companions to the LDX 86N Series cameras and bring a new level of image performance and business flexibility for all applications where cameras with a compact form factor are required. With the addition of BT.2020 wide color gamut support and optional HDR support, these cameras provide an outstanding solution for all HD/3G applications. Users can upgrade through the LDX...

SPECIFICATIONS

General

Power: Approx. 45W (typical, depends on operational mode)

Temperature range: -20° to +45° C (-4° to 113° F) (operating)

Water protection: Compliant to IPX0

Weight: approx. 2.5 kg (5.1 lbs.)

Dimensions (approx.):

  • Width: 113 mm (4.45 in.)
  • Depth: 156 mm (6.14 in.)
  • Height: 140 mm (5.51 in.)
Camera

Pick-up device: 3x 2/3" 4K XensiumHAWK CMOS imagers with DPMUltra

Picture elements: 3840x2160

Smear: no vertical smear

Shutter: no mechanical shutter

Optical system: F1.4 prism

Lens mount: 2/3" Bayonet type

Optical filter wheels: 2x motorized wheels

Optical filters on first wheel: clear, 1/4 ND, 1/16 ND, 1/64 ND

Optical filters on second wheel: clear, 4P-star, 5µ OLPF, cap-filter

Electronic color correction: 3200°K, 5600°K, 7500°K, FL, 2 AWB presets, Var, continuous auto white

Video Modes

LDX C86N Compact WorldCam switchable: 1080p50/59.94, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94 & 720p50/59.94

LDX C86N Compact 4K switchable: 3840x2160p50/59.94, 1080p50/59.94, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94 & 720p50/59.94

LDX C86N Compact HiSpeed switchable: 1080p50/59.94, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94/150/179.82 & 720p50/59.94/150/179.82

LDX C86N Compact XtremeSpeed switchable: 1080p50/59.94/150/179.82, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94/ 150/179.82/300/359.64 & 720p50/59.94/150/179.82/300/359.64

LDX C86N Compact Universe switchable: 1080p50/59.94/150/179.82, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94/150/179.82/300/359.64 & 720p50/59.94/150/ 179.82/300/359.64

Sensitivity

3840x2160p50/59.94:
Sensitivity at 2000 lux:

  • F10.0 to 5.0 (50 Hz)*
  • F9.0 to 4.5 (59.94)*

1080p50/59.94/150/179.82, 1080PsF23.98/24/25/29.97, 1080i50/59.94/
150/179.82/300/359.64 & 720p50/59.94/150/
179.82/300/359.64:

Sensitivity at 2000 lux:

  • F10.0 (1080i50, 720p50 & 1080p50)
  • F9.0 (1080i59.94, 720p59.94 & 1080p59.94)
  • F6.0 (1080i150, 720p150 & 1080p150)
  • F5.2 (1080i179.82, 720p179.82 & 1080p179.82)
  • F4.3 (1080i300 & 720p300)
  • F3.7 (1080i359.64 & 720p359.64)
  • F14.0 (1080PsF23.98/24/25)
  • F13.0 (1080PsF29.97)

Notes: All figures are valid for operation in native acquisition modes.


S/N ratio:
60 dB typical

Aspect ratio: 16:9

Modulation depth: 60% (typical) at 800 TV lines (27 MHz) in 1080i50/59.94 & 720p50/59.94 modes

Digital resolution: Floating point A/D conversion with 16-bit performance and with 34-bit processing in RGB

Horizontal resolution: >1,000 TV lines (HD), >2,000 TV lines (4K UHD)Gain selection: -6 dB to +12 dB in 3 db steps (user-definable presets) or continuous master gain

 

Connectivity

Lens iris connector: 12-pin female Hirose (front)

Lens zoom/focus connector: 12-pin male Hirose (front)

USB: GV-eLicense, scene files, service

HDMI: viewing

Ethernet RJ-45: C2IP camera control

Tally control/RS-232/RS-422/Private data: D-connector– 15 pin

4x HD/3G SDI outputs: BNC 0.8 Vp-p, 75Ω, SMPTE ST 292, 424/425

  • @ 4K operation they carry 4x 2SI 3G HD-SDI
  • @ High-speed operation they carry 3x phases of HD/3G SDI and 1x HD/3G SDI for combined live output

HD-SDI monitoring video output: BNC 0.8 Vp-p, 75Ω, SMPTE ST 292, 424/425

Genlock input: BNC CVBS/BB/tri-level

Power input: XLR-4 male (10.5-17 VDC)

Control Buttons and LED Indications
  • PickMe
  • Menu control: menu select, rotary control
  • Color bar button
  • Info button
  • Filter wheel selection
  • Standard file recall
  • 2 user-assignable buttons
  • 2-digit display: power on, camera number
  • Tally LEDs: on-air, ISO, call

* Specifications depend on the selected sensitivity mode.

OPTIONS INFORMATION

Perpetual license: Perpetual upgrade to the next camera in the range

7-day term license: 7-day (weekly) term upgrade to the next camera in the range

1-day term license: 1-day (24 hours) term upgrade to the next camera in the range. They are available in packs of 10 1-day licenses.

HDR weekly or perpetual license: 7-day or perpetual licenses for the addition of HDR operation in all single speed formats for all LDX C86N Series camera heads is available. (1-day HDR licenses are not available.)

Multiple licenses may be purchased to upgrade cameras by more than one level (e.g., LDX C86N XtremeSpeed or LDX C86N 4K to LDX C86N Universe). Multiple 1-day and 7-day term licenses may be purchased for extended term upgrades. The B.O.W.L. licensing system provides a way to preorder any number of 1-day or 7-day licenses and activate them whenever needed without having to place individual orders. No credit is given for the purchase of 1-day or 7-day term licenses towards the purchase of a perpetual license.

ORDERING INFORMATION

LDX C86N Universe

LDX C86N native 3840x2160/1920x1080 camera head with DPMUltra, supporting switchable 1080i, 720p, PsF, 1080p and 4K formats (1X speed), 6X speed (1080i, 720p) and 3X speed (1080p, 1080i, 720p)

LDX C86N 4K

LDX C86N Compact native 3840x2160/1920x1080 camera head with DPMUltra, supporting switchable 1080i, 720p, PsF, 1080p and 4K formats (1X speed) and 1080p formats

LDX C86N WorldCam

LDX C86N Compact native 3840x2160/1920x1080 camera head with DPMUltra, supporting switchable 1080i, 720p, PsF and 1080p formats

LDX C86N HiSpeed

LDX C86N native 3840x2160/1920x1080 camera head with DPMUltra, supporting switchable 3X speed (1080i, 720p) and all LDX 86N WorldCam formats

LDX C86N XtremeSpeed

LDX 86N native 3840x2160/1920x1080 camera head with DPMUltra, supporting switchable 6X speed (1080i, 720p), 3X speed (1080p, 1080i, 720p) and all the LDX C86N WorldCam formats


DOCUMENTS & DOWNLOADS

DATASHEETS

LDX Series: 2020 Cameras, Transmission and Accessories Catalog/Datasheet

LDX 86N Series (Fully Native HD/3G/4K/High-Speed with optional HDR)

The LDX 86N Series delivers native HD, 3G and 4K images for the highest possible resolution and image clarity. The LDX 86N Series lets you grow into the formats you need tomorrow while buying only what you need today. With a daily, weekly or perpetual GV-eLicense upgrade path, you can move from any single speed HD/3G format to 4K — from 3X HD speed to 6X HD/3X 3G speed — and even a camera that can switch between higher resolution and higher frame rate. Optional high dynamic range (HDR) for single-speed operation is available via a perpetual GV-eLicense.

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