A dynamic PTZ camera aimed at productions and video streaming, the CR-N500 boasts a 1.0-type 4K UHD sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF, plus a 15x optical zoom, smooth pan and tilt, and image stabilisation to capture content in superb detail.
• 4K UHD: 1.0-type CMOS sensor for stunning quality: 15x Optical Zoom: From wide-angle to telephoto
• DIGIC DV6 Processor: powerful image processing for fantastic results
• Supports major IP streaming and control protocols: RTMP/RTMPS, NDI|HX*, RTP/RTSP, SRT, FreeD and Canon’s XC Protocol
• Dual Pixel AF: for smooth, fast and accurate focusing
• Optical image stabiliser: exceptional stability for smooth PTZ operation
Key Features of the Canon CR-N500
Powerful 4K Imagery
The 1.0-type CMOS Sensor and DIGIC DV6 processor work in unison to deliver exceptional 4K UHD/30p image quality as well as upscaled Full HD/60p images thanks to over sampled HD processing.
Stabilised 15x Optical Zoom to Get Closer
Canon’s advanced 4K optics make sure greater detail is captured, and flexibility assured, with a 15x optical zoom (25.5-382.5mm 35mm equivalent), providing a wide angle to telephoto field of view. Canon’s advanced four-axis image stabilisation ensures high quality image capture.
IP Streaming and Control to Transform your Production
A comprehensive range of IP control and streaming protocols up to 4K UHD 30p (such as NDI|HX, RTMP, RTP/RTSP, RTMPS, SRT, FreeD and Canon’s XC Protocol) are included, making the CR-N500 an ideal solution for new or existing systems.
Excellent Imagery in Low Light
The CR-N500 produces high quality imagery with low noise, even with a minimum illumination of 1.5 lux. The large 1.0-type CMOS sensor and the DIGIC DV6 processor ensure the image quality retains its integrity even in the most challenging of lighting conditions.
Dual Pixel Focus Guide
Provides a visual representation that lets you know if the subject is in focus when focus is manually operated.
Face Priority/ Face only AF
Detects faces automatically and locks on to the selected subject.
Working with the Remote Camera Control Application software, you can select an object that you would specifically like to focus on.
Extensive Connectors for Ease of Use
The CR-N500 features a host of connections to ensure the ultimate flexibility, including a 3G-SDI video output, full-sized HDMI port (supporting 4K UHD 30p at 4:2:2 10-bit), professional XLR audio inputs, and well as a PoE+ LAN port to allow for easy system integration.
Smooth and Precise Control
The CR-N500 is equipped with a high-precision drive mechanism enabling fine adjustments of the Pan and Tilt movement and speed ensuring the perfect shot. Compatible with the RC-IP100 controller (not included) and Remote Camera Control Application controllers, the CR-N500 is also compatible with selected third-party controllers.
HDR Imagery, with Versatile Image Quality Adjustments
Achieve stunning HDR imagery with Canon Log 3 and wide Dynamic Range Support. Both technologies ensure the best HDR imagery can be achieved for applications where postproduction or a quick turnaround is required. The in-built image adjustment settings also ensure flexible and bespoke imagery to colour match up with other cameras.
Seamless High Quality 4K Video Streaming
With the free of charge* Webcam Driver, you can enjoy seamless video streaming in up to 4K 30p with maximum 5 selected Canon PTZ Cameras** via a simple ethernet connection. Compatible with most conferencing platforms and applications which require UVC, this Windows OS software is a virtual USB driver which allows an easy video streaming integration, ideal for video conferencing and online lectures.
|CA-CP200 B Compact Power Adapter
|Mains Lead (Fig-8)
|Metal Baseplate for CR-N500
|Screws for Baseplate (in plastic bag & in position on baseplate)
|3m Metal Tether Cable with Locking Bolt & 4 Screws
|Metal Hook & Loop Tether Cable - 15cm
|Air 1607 Black Flight Case
Canon RC-IP100 Remote shown in video not included
For indoor use
NDI is a trademark or registered trademark of NewTek, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
* A third party license may be required
** Software available in June 2022
*** Applicable only to the CR-N500, CR-N300 and CR-X300