Telecom Lead Europe: Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE
has launched HD video conferencing solutions in the UK market.
ZTE is late to enter the UK market. According to
Datamonitor, video conferencing industry will be worth 2.3 billion pounds by
Videoconferencing and telepresence equipment market grew 34% to
$3 billion in 2011
Recently, Infonetics Research said sales of
videoconferencing and telepresence equipment have increased 34 percent to $2.99
billion in 2011. The enterprise video conferencing and telepresence market
increased 15 percent to $882 million between the third and fourth quarters of
The ZTE videoconferencing system (VCS) is currently used
in 27 countries and regions and over 100,000 VCS terminals have been shipped to
ZTE claims that the ZTE T700 4MX and T700 8MX video
conferencing systems provide superior call quality and outstanding visual
communication for small to medium business environments.
ZTE is well known as one of the world’s leading
telecommunication equipment companies but they are also applying their
expertise to creating superior technology for multimedia services,” said Barry
Cross, managing director, Touchline, ZTE’s UK distributor.
The ZTE T700 is ideal for small and medium business
users, remote office locations and home tele-workers requiring cost-effective
videoconferencing solutions with true-to-life video quality and easy set up.
The ZTE T700 series delivers pin-sharp 1080p HD video
resolution, crystal-clear high fidelity audio and an integrated, wide-angle PTZ
camera which provides exceptional quality video and audio and high performance
at competitive price.
ZTE is committed to innovating, developing and
manufacturing a multimedia product range that includes video surveillance,
video conferencing, digital home and IPTV equipment and solutions. Touchline
Video is a major player in the UK video conferencing sector so they are the
ideal partner to bring our products to market in the UK,” said Paul Cobos,
sales director at ZTE UK.
The partnership with Touchline Video will also see ZTE
bring its full series of video-related products, including telepresence, HD
videoconferencing, video surveillance, digital home equipment and IPTV
solutions, to the UK market for the first time.