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Poly's New Studio P Series to Cater to Industry Demands

CIO Insider Team | Friday, 30 April, 2021

Poly, a leading manufacturer of premium audio and video products, has introduced the Studio P Series of professional-grade video conferencing equipment, which has been specifically designed to meet industry demands.

The equipment is incorporated with the aspects of 'work-from-home' and 'remote workers' success and convenience, where it comes with Poly Studio P5 Webcam, Poly Studio P15 Personal Bar and the Poly Studio P21 Personal Meeting Display.

For a smooth collaboration process, the Poly Studio P5 kit displays a set of ready-to-work and out-of-box experience that enables the Studio P5 camera to connect with award-winning headsets or its very one portable Poly Sync Intelligence speakerphone of choice which establishes a complete work-from-anywhere set-up.

These personalized solutions simplify device management as well as work-from-anywhere by combining with the Poly Lens Desktop App and the Poly+ paid subscription service that link both hardware and software under one roof.

Prior to the arrival of the pandemic, almost 83 percent of global organizations were in thoughts of introducing more remote-working opportunities, as per the details laid by the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs.

Whereas the International Data Corporation (IDC) report recognized that nearly 65 percent of organizations from the Asia Pacific countries had opted for collaboration platforms for the first time in 2020, where audio headsets and video cameras were the top five technology investments for technology parity for all the workforce members.

The new Poly Studio P Series includes

•Poly Studio P5 Webcam: Uses a personal webcam equipped with a camera optics which is optimized for video conferencing. It comes with a 1080p resolution and 4x digital zoom which are built with privacy shutter, directional microphone as well as an integrated USB connectivity for easy audio plug-and-play connectivity for headsets.

•Poly Studio P15 Personal Video Bar: A Zoom and Microsoft certified personal video bar induced with a powerful 4K clarity, automatic camera framing and a powerful integrated speaker. It blocks external noise with an advanced NoiseBlockAI technology built in the microphone and gives a complete experience with just a single sleek device that makes one look and sound better.

•Poly Studio P21 Personal Meeting Display: A video conferencing display with every need for a premium video conferencing experience in one package, including a 21 display, camera, and audio. Ambient lighting that adjusts to illuminate and boost your appearance and video quality. Poly Studio P21's USB compatibility allows it to work with any video program that runs on a PC or Mac.

•Poly Studio P5 Kit: To be up and running in seconds with the Poly Studio P5 webcam and a personal computer of choice, such as a Poly headset or a Poly Sync portable speakerphone. Choose among four out-of-the-box Voyager and Poly Blackwire headset variations, as well as Poly Sync packages.

Complete Remote Management: Poly Lens Desktop App and Poly+
The entire Poly Studio P Series comes with access to Poly Lens system management service through the latest Poly Lens Desktop App for added trust and comfort for remote workers and small business owners who may not have access to dedicated IT, or for IT managers searching for ways to handle and maintain a fleet of remote workers' technology.

“What is unique about Poly P Series is that we offer the complete package – from the product to services, we provide a conferencing experience that allows users to be productive and collaborative, no matter their work location”, added Goel.

It is easy to quickly gain insights and handle a remote workforce from the cloud with the Poly Lens Desktop App. Users can also get tips on system configuration, troubleshooting for the best possible lighting and camera positioning, and ergonomics for the best possible workspace setup with the Poly Lens Desktop App.

It also includes the option of receiving personalized health and wellness tips during the day, such as recommended movement and hydration to keep the energy going. Meanwhile, IT can handle speech, video, and headset data and perspectives through a single pane of glass.

Poly also announced Poly+, an exclusive personal computer support service that will provide:

•Enhanced global 24/7 tech support via phone, talk, web, and live video, that allows for a self dedicated IT hero on speed dial.

•For lightning-fast support for times when it’s needed the most, it comes with a 3-year product replacement warranty and overnight system replacement.

•It enables to monitor the personal computer settings, maintain up-to-date applications, and use advanced troubleshooting resources with a single app through compatible Poly personal conferencing solutions.

Poly's Studio P Series provides flexibility and variety with items designed to meet the hybrid demands of your day so you can be clearly seen and heard everywhere you work. The Poly P Series connects to a preferred cloud-based video provider, such as Microsoft Teams, Zoom, GoTo by LogMeIn, and StarLeaf, allowing you to turn up and stand out in any situation.

“The pandemic has changed the way we view work and workplaces, and organizations are increasingly shifting to hybrid or remote working. One of the most crucial components for remote working to be successful is quality video and audio-conferencing devices. The Poly Studio P Series provides the best collaboration experience so that users can have their meetings with confidence”, said Ankur Goel, Managing Director, Poly India & SAARC.

“What is unique about Poly P Series is that we offer the complete package – from the product to services, we provide a conferencing experience that allows users to be productive and collaborative, no matter their work location”, added Goel.

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