SONY FCB - ER 8550

FCB - ER 8550
1/2.5-type Exmor R sensor capable of 4K resolution (3840 x 2160), high-quality 20x optical zoom
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The new FCB-ER8550 block camera incorporates a 1/2.5-type Exmor R sensor capable of 4K resolution (3,840 x 2,160, QFHD) at up to 30p. The camera features a high-quality 20x optical zoom lens which – when combined with super resolution zoom – can maintain 4K resolution at up to 20x zoom, providing enhanced 4K visibility within a compact form factor.

Superb Picture Quality with 4K Exmor R CMOS Sensor

Super resolution zoom

Provides 30x zoom at 4K resolution

Video outputs from HD to 4K

Auto ICR

Slow AE

Privacy zone masking


Noise reduction

Visibility enhancer

Image sensor 1/2.5 type Exmor R CMOS
Number of total pixels Approx. 8.51 Mega Pixels
Lens 20x optical zoom, f = 4.4 mm (wide) to 88.4 mm (tele) F2.0 to F3.8
Optical zoom 12x (240x with optical zoom)
Angle of view (H) 70.2° (wide end) to 4.1° (tele end)
Sync system Yes
Minimum illumination 1.6 lux (1/30 sec, 50%, ICR off, High
Sensitivity mode Off )
0.4 lux (1/30 sec, 50%, ICR Off, High
Sensitivity mode On)
0.21 lux (50%, ICR off, Slow Shutter 1/4s, High sensitivity off)
0.06 lux (50%, ICR off, Slow shutter 1/4s, High sensitivity on)
S/N ratio -
White balance Auto, ATW, Indoor, Outdoor, Outdoor Auto, Sodium Vapor Lamp (Fix/Auto/Outdoor Auto), One-push, Manual
Gain Auto/Manual/Max Gain limit/ High Sensitivity (0 dB to 48 dB, 16 steps)
Backlight compensation Yes
Focusing system Auto (Sensitivity: normal, low), One-push AF, Manual, Infinity, Interval AF, Zoom Trigger AF, Spot AF, Near Limit, Focus Compensation with IR lighting
Picture effects Defog (Auto, 3 levels), Visibility enhancer, Black & White, E-Flip, Mirror, Colour enhancement, Black level, gamma, Sat/Hue Adjust, HLC, Colour Bar
Camera operation switch No
Video output Digital Y/Cb/Cr 4:2:2 8 bits component, R/G/B 4:4:4 8bits component, similar to CEA-861-F HDMI1.4b
Camera control interface VISCA protocol (CMOS 3.1V), 9.6 Kbps, 19.2 Kbps, 38.4 Kbps, 115.2 Kbps, Stop bit 1/2 bit, PTP USB
Storage temperature -20°C to +60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Operating temperature -5°C to +60°C (23°F to 140°F)
Power consumption 3.0 W
Mass Approx. 272 g
Dimensions (W x H x D) 50.0 x 60.0 x 93.2 mm