Video Features

After you set up Polycom phones on your network with the default configuration, you can make custom configurations to optimize video calling for Polycom phones, if supported.

Polycom Open SIP video is compatible with the following RFCs:

  • RFC 3984 - RTP Payload Format for H.264 video
  • RFC 4629 - RTP Payload Format for ITU-T Rec. H.263 Video,
  • RFC 5168 - XML Schema for Media Control
The following Polycom phones support transmission and reception of high quality video images:
  • VVX® Camera with VVX 500/501 and 600/601 business media phones.
  • Polycom® EagleEye™ Mini with VVX 501 and VVX 601 business media phones

    VVX 501 and VVX 601 phones with a connected EagleEye Mini camera transmit video streams up to 1080p with a maximum bitrate of 4 Mbps for H.264 AVC calls. For SVC video calls, VVX 501 phones support Common Intermediate Format (CIF) 352 x 288 resolution and VVX 601 phones support 480 x 270 resolution.

  • Built-in camera on VVX 1500 business media phones.