dPict Imaging has launched the DP-810, a new low-power Linux-based embedded platform, smart interface board specially designed for 4K Sony Block cameras.

When connected to a Sony Block camera, The DP-810 encodes, records, and transmits IP video as well as provides power and communication to the camera. With an interface converter board, it can support any camera with HDMI video output.

It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor incorporating a 2.2 GHz 8-core, 64 Bit ARM Cortex A53 processor, video processor, and memory. It supports H.265/H.264 video encoding at up to 4K30p resolution and can transmit over wireless or ethernet.

The DP-810 comes with two I/O boards, HDMI video out, power and communication. It has 2GB of system memory and 16GB flash memory, Micro-SD card, VISCA Serial, and Micro USB interface. With a footprint of 57 x 54 mm, it can operate in temperatures from 0° – 70°C and non-condensing relative humidity from 0-95%. It can be configured and adjusted remotely using provided web utilities.

DP-810 Features

  • HDMI Video Input Support up to 4K30p
  • Supports Direct Connection to Sony Block Cameras
  • 4K HEVC (H.265) and H.264 Video Compression
  • 10/100/1000 Ethernet
  • RTSP with Authentication
  • Serial/VISCA Camera Control Over IP
  • HDMI Preview Output
  • Integrated 802.11ac WiFi
  • Micro-SD Card Interface for Recording
  • On-Board Frame Buffer for Robust Video Transmission
  • Power, USB, and Serial/VISCA Interface to Camera
  • ONVIF Profile S Support
  • HTTP Web Setup and Configuration Utility
  • Web Services API for OEM Configuration
  • Optional Support for Sony Alpha Cameras
  • Optional Camera Integration Kit

Linux-Based System
The DP-810 is a low-power Linux-based embedded platform with a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon processor that incorporates a 2.2 GHz 8-core 64-bit ARM Cortex A53 processor, an AI-capable video processor, memory and peripherals.

Real-Time 4K Video Encoding
The DP-810 supports H.265/H.264 video encoding at resolutions up to 4K30p. Encoded video can be transmitted over Ethernet or wireless interfaces.

Full Sony Block Camera Integration
The DP-810 solution offers complete module and camera control for custom OEM integration. A 30-pin micro-coax cable connects to the Sony block camera for video data transfer and camera communication. The DP-810 provides power to the Sony block and also supports the transfer of Sony VISCA commands through Ethernet or an optional serial cable.

Configuration Tools
Configuration and adjustments of the DP-810 and connected block camera can be done remotely using provided HTTP/HTTPS web utilities. For OEMs, a web service API is included with sample code for integrating the DP-810 into OEM installations. ONVIF support is also included.

Camera Integration
The DP-810 system comes with two I/O boards for Ethernet, HDMI video out, power and communication. An I/O board bracket sled is available to provide for secure mouting in any system.


Video Processing

  • Supports HDMI Inputs up to 4K30p
  • Real-Time H.265/H.264 Video Encoding
  • Native Support for Sony Block Cameras
  • HDMI Video Output

Sony Block Support

  • FCB-ES8230
  • FCB-ER8300
  • FCB-ER8530
  • FCB-ER8550
  • FCB-EW9500


  • 10/100/1000 Ethernet
  • Integrated 802.11ac WiFi
  • 2 GB System Memory
  • 16 GB Flash Memory
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Micro-SD Card Interface
  • VISCA Serial Interface
  • Micro USB Interface

Physical and Environmental

  • 57mm (height) x 54mm (width)
  • Operating temperature: 0° C to 70° C
  • Relative humidity: 5% up to 95% non-condensing
  • KEL 30-pin IDC connector (Sony interface)
  • RJ45 Connector (Ethernet/VISCA)
  • HDMI Connector (Video Out)
  • Micro SD Card Socket (Recording)
  • 2-Pin Phoenix Connector (Power)
  • Molex 503148 Connector (Serial/VISCA)
  • Micro USB (Camera Firmware)

Ordering Information

DP-810: 20034-001