Overview of rental equipment (multimedia)
The kiz has a number of multimedia devices in its inventory that can be borrowed by members of the university for the purposes of research and teaching. Other required devices can be rented from external providers if necessary. The costs incurred are charged to the user. The kiz has two issue points: University East, N25 Niv. 1. and Bibliothekszentrale 2. OG, Raum 2.102. Once your request has been processed, you will be informed where you can collect your device.
Please use our online form for all enquiries and reservation requests.
What you will find with us:
- Video cameras
- Streaming encoders
- Audio systems
- Mixing consoles
- Audio recorders
- Hard of hearing system
- Discussion system Conference system
- Headphones (max. 2 pieces)
- Miscellaneous (on request): cables, DJ boxes, rechargeable batteries, chargers, batteries, adapters, adhesive tape, mats, audio editing, sound recordings
Details about our devices:
|Video cameras|| |
Different cameras are available depending on the range of requirements. There are handy and easy-to-use consumer cameras, e.g. for film study projects, as well as professional cameras for broadcasting special events or demanding film documentation. All cameras have an image output to transmit the image to a beamer in the lecture hall, for example. A visualiser is also available for displaying three-dimensional objects and documents on the beamer.
Recommended accessories: tripod, external microphone if necessary
|Tripods||Different tripods available depending on camera and application.||picture|
Visualizer Wolfvision VZ-9plus3 in carrying case
|Logitech BCC950 ConferenceCam||Camera with microphone for video conferencing. |
|Projector||Different projectors are available for different projection sizes and resolution requirements. A distinction is made between WXGA resolution (1280x800px) and FullHD (1920x1200 16:10 or 1920x1080px, 16:9). All projectors have an analogue VGA connection, and the current models have a digital HDMI connection, which has a better picture quality.|
Beamer Sony VPL-FW41
For presentations in seminar rooms
Beamer Sony VPL-FH30
For presentations in seminar rooms
Beamer Epson EB1980WU
Suitable for seminar rooms and small lecture halls
Beamer Mitsubishi XD 490U
Suitable for seminar rooms
|Screen Cinelux Mobil 2|| |
Outer size: 150 x 200 cm, matt white/WF
Thanks to the scissor joints on the back, the projection screen is ready for immediate use. The screen is infinitely adjustable in height. Three transport handles and four castors make the screen extremely flexible and easy to transport.
Livestreaming und Recording
Streaming encoders are available for the live transmission of events, which can be operated by the experienced user after a short introduction. Currently, cameras and laptops can be connected to the encoders via HD-SDI and HDMI. Feeding of VGA signals may be possible on request. It is only possible to transmit "broadcast formats", for example 720p and 1080p (Full HD). Unfortunately, conventional computer resolutions cannot be transmitted (1024x768, 1280x800,...).
For internal university transmissions (from lecture theatre to lecture theatre), reception can be done via a web player. For live transmissions with many recipients, an external streaming provider must be used.
|Streaming encoder Matrox Monarch LCS|| |
Details on request
|Audio systems||Depending on the size of the event, various audio systems are available. These consist either of passive loudspeakers, separate amplifiers and a separate mixing console or of active loudspeakers in which amplifiers, a small mixing console and radio microphone receivers are already integrated. They can be operated by technically experienced staff after a short briefing.|
|Audio system 1 (up to 150 people)|| ||picture|
|Audio system 2 (up to 100 people)|| ||picture|
|Audio system 3 (up to 30 people)|| ||picture|
|Audio system 4 (PC speakers)|| ||picture|
If more than one microphone is to be connected to an audio system, it is necessary to use a mixing console to combine the existing signals. This mixer mixes the signals of its inputs, e.g. microphones or PC sound, and outputs them at its outputs, e.g. to the speakers or a recording device. Depending on the purpose, different mixing consoles are available, which differ in number and type of inputs and outputs, range of functions and complexity.
|Mixer 1 (Mackie 1202 VLZ)|| ||picture|
|Mixer 2 (Mackie 1202 VLZ)|| ||picture|
|Mixer 3 (Behringer Eurorack UB802)|| ||picture|
Microphones are essentially divided into radio and wired microphones. Radio microphones, which are also available in most lecture halls, are generally used for transmitting speech at events. There are either the well-known handheld transmitters, which combine microphone and radio transmitter, or pocket transmitters, which are connected either to a headset or a clip-on microphone. A neck strap is available for both versions. One radio receiver is required for each radio microphone. All receivers use two antennas each to ensure the best reception quality. Several receivers can be connected to each other via an antenna splitter to share a common pair of antennas. Directional antennas can be used to further improve reception quality and range in large venues.
Wired microphones are connected to the audio system using so-called XLR cables. Special microphones are also available for use with a camera. Both radio and wired versions are available.
|Radio microphone receiver Sennheiser EM 100 G3|| ||picture|
|Handheld transmitter Sennheiser SKM 865 G3 (max 6 pieces)|| ||picture|
|Pocket transmitter Sennheiser SK 100 G3 (max 6 pieces)|| ||picture|
|Clip-on transmitter Sennheiser SKP 300 G3 (max 2 pieces)|| ||picture|
|Battery pack for Sennheiser microphones|| ||picture|
|Directional antennas for Sennheiser radio links|| ||picture|
|Dynamic microphones, wired (max 4 pcs.)|| ||picture|
|Condenser Lectern Microphones Gooseneck, Wired (4 pcs.)|| ||picture|
|Condenser microphones (4 pieces)|| ||picture|
|Mobile radio link for Kameraton AVX systems (2 sets)|| ||picture|
|Sennheiser K6 (cable)|| ||picture|
|Sennheiser EW 100 G3 Camera Set|| ||picture|
AKG WMS40 MP40 Micropen (wireless)
Boundary microphone audio-technica U841A
|CHAT 50 USB |
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Sennheiser SP20 ML
Sennheiser TeamConnect Wireless
DI-Boxen active and passive
Audiorecorder Portable MP3/WAV Recorder (max 2 pieces)
|Hard-of-hearing system||40 Pocket receiver with earphone|
|Discussion equipment Conference equipment|| |
|Headphones (max 2 pieces)|| |
Communication and Information Centre (kiz)
Please contact us if you have questions or problems related to the kiz services:
Monday - Thursday
09:00 h - 12:00 h and 13:00 h - 15:30 h
Friday 09:00 h - 12:00 h
+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 30000
+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 1230000
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