Aastra | S850i | Aastra BluStar for iPad and iPhone Datasheet

Aastra BluStar™ for Conference Room
HD video conferencing solution for real time collaboration
Aastra BluStar™ for Conference Room expands the BluStar
Ecosystem to include a versatile video conferencing solution
for medium to large boardrooms or conference rooms.
Supporting an external HD camera, an HD capable display
and audio options, BluStar for Conference Room provides a
powerful and flexible solution to meet the needs of modern
With its intuitively easy to use interface and controls, BluStar for
Conference Room promotes frequent and ad-hoc use, making
it easy for true HD face-to-face communication. Its flexible
configuration and interfaces enable traditional conference room
usage as well as support for applications where maneuverable
cameras can share video streams as easily as making a phone
call. BluStar for Conference Room can be fully integrated with
Aastra communication servers, providing a video collaboration
solution which is cost efficient, easy to deploy, manage and use.
Aastra BluStar™ for Conference Room Codec
Aastra BluStar Takes Business Communications to a New Level
Intuitive Communication & Collaboration
Aastra BluStar Ecosystem
BluStar for Conference Room is designed for ease of use and
simple configuration. By utilizing the same user interface as the
award winning BluStar 8000i Desktop Media Phone, and making
use of its rich presence capabilities to provide users accurate
real-time information about the availability of contacts in their
favorites list, users can easily initiate multi-way video conference
calls promoting greater collaboration and productivity between
remote teams. BluStar for Conference Room is available as
a complete conference room solution with camera, wireless
audio conference phone, and wireless controller or as individual
components for upgrading voice only rooms to a video enabled
BluStar for Conference Room is an essential part of
Aastra's Unified Communication & Collaboration (UCC)
portfolio — the BluStar Ecosystem. BluStar takes business
communications to a new level across a choice of devices,
providing a consistent user experience by using video as the
key mode of communication. BluStar productivity enhancing
tools provide more choice and flexibility to answer the
increasingly diverse communication needs of today’s modern
enterprise. As a BluStar user it is possible to use video across
all BluStar devices connected to the same communication
Features & Benefits
Key Features
 Designed for ease of use and simple configuration
• Open standards based application – SIP call control & H.264
video encoding.
• Intuitive user interface promoting frequent and ad-hoc use
• Consistent UI with other BluStar devices and clients –
identical to the BluStar 8000i
 Fully integrated with Aastra communication servers
• Easy to configure, manage and use.
• Deployed like any SIP extension off the call manager
 Ad-hoc conferencing capabilities for multi-way video
conferencing and collaboration
• Up to 4-way when deployed with Aastra communication
• Up to 11-way when deployed with a BluStar Application
Server (BAS)
 Does not require the use of a Multipoint Control Unit (MCU)
 True HD video and audio communication
• 720p HD 1280x720 video image resolution
• G.722 and G.719 wideband audio
Customer Benefits
 Natural face-to-face communications for productive
group collaboration
 Reduced travel costs and increased productivity
 Fully integrated with Aastra communication servers
or BluStar Application Server (BAS)
 Seamless integration with all BluStar Ecosystem
devices and clients
 Easy to use, easy to deploy, manage and maintain
 A future proof solution based on open standards
 Standards based interfaces for audio and video
 Built in VPN client for remote access
 Directory integration with LDAP, Microsoft Exchange
 Picture ID integration for Caller ID
System Management
 Standard Telephony Features
 Server based provisioning (configuration files) or terminal
specific configuration
• On-screen dial pad, Hold, Transfer, 4-way Conference,
Favorites, Call Forward, Call Pickup, Redial/Call Histories,
BLF/Presence, DND, MWI
 Supports most HD capable displays and projectors via HDMI
 Supports most Multi-Touch Screen TVs for direct on-screen
touch UI control
 True 720p HD color video camera
 Remote software upgrades
 Network statistics provided for troubleshooting
Security Features
 Biometric fingerprint reader for secure login
 Wireless conference phone with full echo cancellation
 Management via Hypertext Transfer Protocol over Secure
Socket Layer (HTTPS)
 Wireless keyboard controller for easy remote control
 Transport Layer Security (TLS)
 Power saving options to reduce energy consumption
 Secure Real Time Transport Protocol (SRTP) for voice
 Desktop, wall or rack mount options
 User Interface (UI) is available in several different languages:
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Chinese,
Solution Components
BluStar for Conference Room Kit
BluStar for Conference Room is supplied as a fully integrated kit
that is pre-configured and certified making it easy to deploy.
The kit comes with all required connecting cables and power
supplies and includes:
Aastra S850i Wireless Conference Phone
The S850i wireless conference phone is comprised of one
wireless speaker, two wireless omnidirectional microphones
and a handset dialer.
 BluStar for Conference Room Codec
 BluStar HD 610 Camera
 Aastra S850i Wireless Conference Phone
 Wireless Keyboard Contoller
 Interconnecting audio and video cables
BluStar for Conference Room Codec
The BluStar for Conference Room Codec is at the heart of the
conference room solution. Providing the video encoding and
decoding capabilities as well as all IP routing, signaling, call
control and user interface for configuration and daily use.
Supporting wideband audio technology, the S 850i delivers
superior sound quality and performance. The audio auxiliary IN
and OUT connection ports of the S850i allow a tight integration
with the Aastra BluStar for Conference codec. Completely
wireless, the S850i is a unique marriage of innovative technology
and ergonomic design allowing unparalleled freedom and
flexibility for audio and video conferencing.
Wireless Keyboard Controller
The standards based interfaces built into the Codec enables
connectivity to HD cameras, HD audio and HD display devices.
The wireless keyboard controller provides users the ability
to remotely access and navigate the UI of the BluStar for
Conference Room. It is all that is required to control and manage
all aspects of making video calls and adding participants for
multi-way conferencing.
BluStar HD 610 Color Video Camera
The Aastra BluStar HD 610 camera supplied with the BluStar for
Conference Room kit provides true HD 720p resolution video.
The camera is fully integrated with the BluStar for Conference
Room Codec to ensure all configuration settings are pre-set to
provide a plug and play solution that delivers crisp and clear
images for true HD video conferencing.
The wireless keyboard controller comes with a micro USB
dongle which connects into one of the 2 USB interfaces on the
BluStar for Conference Room Codec giving the user over thirty
feet of wireless freedom.
The robust features of the HD 610 enable it to easily handle the
requirements of large conference room layouts, yet it is flexible
enough to accommodate small to medium size applications as
All elements of the BluStar for Conference Room kit can be purchased separately
providing an upgrade path for those conference rooms which might already have
user supplied components. Note: To complete a BluStar for Conference Room
installation, a user supplied HD capable display or projector is required as it is not
provided as part of the kit.
System Architecture
SIP End-Point Connected
Directly to the Platform
BluStar for iPad/ iPhone
BluStar for Conference Room is a
SIP based UCC client that, from a
communication server perspective,
is equivalent with any connected SIP
BluStar for PC
Wireless Access
At start up, the client registers with the
communication server using SIP. Media
(RTP) between the client and the remote
end-point is routed and negotiated
using SIP via the communication server.
Server or BAS
BluStar 8000i
BluStar for Conference Room
Product Specifications
Rev. 25.09.13
Product Compatibility
Fully Compatible with all BluStar Ecosystem devices & clients. Compatible with Aastra MX-ONE, Aastra
5000, Aastra 400, Aastra Clearspan, BluStar Application Server and most standards based SIP call control
Standards Supported
SIP Call control
H.264 Video
1280x720p 30fps
16:9 ratio
G.722, G.719, G.711
DECT 6.0 (1920-1930 MHz)
DECT ETSI 3000 175 (1880-1900 MHz)
SIP signaling
Native 4-way encoding/decoding
Up to 6Mb/s video streaming
One component VIDEO IN R/G/B
Two USB 2.0 ports
Two 3.5mm audio LINE IN and LINE OUT
One Gigabit Ethernet port
One DB9 COM port
HD 610 Camera
3x optical zoom
70 degree viewing angle
16:9 2.1 Mega Pixel
Pan Rotation: +/- 177.5 degree
Tilt rotation: +/- 45 degree
Video signal 720p/30fps
One VISCA IN port
One VISCA OUT port
One DVI port
S850i conference phone
DECT 6.0 (1920-1930 MHz)
DECT ETSI 3000 175 (1880-1900 MHz)
One 100BT Ethernet port
Two 3.5mm auxiliary audio AUX IN/OUT
Two USB 2.0 ports
Wireless keyboard controller
2.4GHz wireless
33 feet connectivity to micro USB dongle
2.4GHz wireless keyboard
Micro USB dongle 2.4GHz
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