Polycom ViaVideo II - Specifications


  • 7kHz with G.722.1, G.722
  • 3.4kHz with G.711, G.723.1, G.728
  • Acoustic Clarity Technology by Polycom
  • Echo Cancellation
  • Full Duplex Audio
  • Automatic Gain Control (AGC)
  • Automatic Noise Suppression (ANS)
  • Integrated hyper-cardiod microphone


  • H.261, H.263
  • Multiple Monitor Support must be supported by PC video card
  • Picture-In-Picture (PIP) move/size independently from main video
  • Brightness control automatic or manual
  • Low light, backlight compensation
  • Video mute
  • Video privacy shutter


  • T.120, Integrated Microsoft NetMeeting
  • Application sharing
  • Chat
  • Whiteboard
  • File transfer
  • Polycom WebOffice™ Conferencing Portal Integration
  • Initiate point-to-point calls
  • Initiate multipoint video conferencing calls
  • Presence detection
  • Click and Meet dialing
  • Supported calls
  • Audio, video, data
  • Audio and Video
  • Audio and Data

The Polycom ViaVideo II can be installed and configured within minutes. - Matt Ramos, Facilities Manager

Voice over IP (VoIP) ViaVideo II

  • Supports voice-only calls to and from VoIP endpoints

People Video Resolution

  • QCIF (176 x 144 pixels)
  • CIF (352 x 288 pixels)
  • Supports 32 Kbps 320 Kbps, Up to 15 fps
  • Supports 320 Kbps 512 Kbps, Up to 30 fps

Content Video Resolution

  • Receives H.261 Annex D images
  • 4CIF (704 x 576)
  • Sends H.261 Annex D images
  • 4CIF (704 x 576)


  • Audio In/Out
  • Power Input
  • USB Output
  • 3.5mm stereo phone jack supports connection of optional external headset, headset/microphone or powered speakers

ViaVideo II Camera

  • 1/5th inch color CCD sensor
  • VGA Resolution: (640 x 480 pixels)
  • Field of View (FOV): 56 degrees
  • Brightness control automatic or manual
  • Low light, backlight compensation
  • Manual focus, tilt and swivel
  • Privacy shutter

Network Interface

  • IP LAN
  • DSL
  • Cable modem

System Components

  • Integrated camera/codec/microphone and mounting base; support for external tripod mount
  • Power adapter and cable
  • USB cable
  • Application software
  • Electronic quick start
  • Electronic application help
  • Read Me First document

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Directory Services

  • Direct registration with Polycom Global Address Book
  • Live address book with Polycom Global Address Book automatically and quickly updates directory with address changes or new endpoints
  • Live address book with Polycom Global Address Book automatically and quickly removes endpoints from directory if they are turned off
  • Polycom Global Address Book integrates with Active Directory / LDAP
  • Internet Locator Service (ILS) support
  • H.323 video conferencing external gatekeeper, gateway and MCU support
  • Cisco CanMapAlias support
  • Alias recognition for E.164 dialing

Call Forwarding (requires PathNavigator 5.0)

  • Forward on no answer
  • Forward on busy

Call Transfer

  • Transfer to another H.323 endpoint

Conference-on-Demand (requires PathNavigator 5.0 and Polycom MGC MCU)

  • Using PathNavigator and a MGC bridge, create unscheduled multipoint calls directly from ViaVideo II user interface

Quality of Service (QoS) and Experience iPriority™

  • Polycom Video Error Concealment (PVEC) for concealing packet loss
  • IP Precedence (ToS)
  • Network Address Translation (NAT) support
  • Differentiate Services (DiffServ) (CoS)
  • Dynamic bandwidth allocation
  • Automatic NAT IP address discovery
  • Automatic gatekeeper discovery
  • Configurable TCP/UDP firewall port ranges
  • Packet reordering and dejittering
  • Lip synchronization
  • Asymmetric speed control

System Management for the Polycom ViaVideo II

  • Support for Polycom Global Management System™
  • Integrated Web server for remote management, dialing, diagnostics and passwords
  • Call detail records last 25 calls (local) with continual reporting to Global Management System™
  • Remote software update with user-definable URL


  • Domestic power supply: Auto-switching 9 watt; 7.5 V output
  • International power supply: Auto-switching 15 watt; 12 V output


  • Dimensions (W/H/D) codec: 86 mm x 40 mm x 127mm
  • Dimensions (W/H/D) mounting base: 82 mm x 43 mm x 88 mm
  • Weight: 0.25kg (9oz.)

ViaVideo II Language Support

  • Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish


  • One year labor and parts

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