Color Camera incorporates Sony's ExView? technology
Color Camera incorporates Sony's ExView? technology.
Color Camera incorporates Sony's ExView? technology.

February 20, 2003 08:18 - KTC-240CCE CCTV Camera provides solution for areas where lighting is difficult to control. It offers 480 lines of resolution, 0.02 lux sensitivity, and digital signal processing. Automatic backlight compensation prevents foreground objects from becoming silhouetted against bright backgrounds. High-speed electronic shutter compensates for bright sunlight and low-light environments. Digital auto-tracking white balance provides accurate color renditions.

GE Interlogix High Resolution, Compact Color Camera Features ExView? Technology

CORVALLIS, ORE. - February 11, 2003 - GE Interlogix, Kalatel (NYSE:GE), today announced that its new compact KTC-240CCE high-resolution color camera provides a solution for areas where space or discretion is an issue and lighting is difficult to control. Offering 480 lines of resolution, 0.02 lux high sensitivity and digital signal processing, the KTC-240CCE incorporates Sony's ExView technology for low light performance and excellent IR response. The camera measures a small 1.57 X 2.25 inches (39.98 x 57.15 mm) and weighs only 7.8 oz. (221 grams).

"The KTC-240CCE is perfect for those discreet locales that are tricky to light," explains Darren Nicholson, GE Interlogix, Kalatel Division vice president marketing. "Without compromising aesthetics, it lets organizations tactfully monitor areas, such as inside their lobbies or outside where patrons enter, without having to worry about changes in lighting."

The new camera's automatic backlight compensation prevents important foreground objects from becoming silhouetted against bright backgrounds. It also includes a high-speed electronic shutter that compensates for conditions ranging from bright sunlight to low-light environments. Advanced digital auto-tracking white balance (ATW) provides accurate color renditions, even under the most adverse lighting conditions. The KTC-240CCE accepts both C- and CS-mount lenses. It is also compatible with AES and DC auto-iris lenses. The compact camera includes a 24 VAC input and is easy to set up and use. It works with all GE Interlogix, Kalatel low-cost domes.

GE Interlogix, Kalatel Division manufactures a wide range of closed-circuit television (CCTV) and digital video storage equipment for security and safety applications. Kalatel products embody the company's "Born to Build" philosophy - they're modular and they're designed for easy integration with other manufacturer's equipment, ensuring rapid and cost-effective expansion or modification of existing systems. Since 1979, Kalatel has provided reliable, easy-to-use and easy-to-install CCTV equipment and dependable customer support.

To learn more about Kalatel and its CCTV products, visit Kalatel is a GE Interlogix Inc (NYSE:GE) company.

About GE Interlogix, Inc. GE Interlogix, Inc. (NYSE:GE) is a global company focusing on communications technologies and information for security, safety, and lifestyle enhancements. GE Interlogix has operations in over 30 countries and is represented by some of the best-known brand names in the industry, including Aritech, Caddx, Casi-Rusco, ESL, Fiber Options, GBC, ITI, Kalatel, Sentrol, Supra and Tecom Systems. GE Interlogix maintains a web site at

For more information, contact:

Darren Nicholson



Darren Nicholson VP of Marketing
Phone: 714-755-1055

Public Relations:
Brigham Scully
Tom Brigham
Phone: 818-716-9021

Company Information:
Name: Kalatel Inc.
Address: 728-T S.W. Wake Robin Ave.
City: Corvallis
State: OR
ZIP: 97333 1612
Country: USA
Phone: 541-754-9133
FAX: 541-754-7162


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