Visual solution Engineering

SpectR System - IBOB

SpectR, is an innovative communications system that allows for remote control of all Phantom digital cameras.
It can be adapted to the entire Phantom camera range, including Flex, Miro, HD Gold and the brand new Phantom Flex 4K .
Thanks to its long-range wireless network, SpectR enables users to operate the cameras remotely up to a distance of 1 km.
SpectR has been designed with all end-users in mind - from the expert to the complete beginner. It provides a simple, comprehensive system with a streamlined, intuitive and ergonomic interface.
The user can choose whether to operate remotely or connected to a RJ45 cable to simultaneously control all functions of the camera, as well as two lens motor drives.
The linking up of SpectR with the Phantom cameras expands the range of applications in a wide variety of areas, including cinema, broadcasting, and the industrial, military and scientific fields.


iBOB for Phantom is an intelligent break-out-box for your favorite high-speed camera.
More than a basic transmitter, iBOB spans a wide spectrum of functionalities.
Designed as a 'network' device between iCU and all Vision Research’s Phantom Cameras, iBOB manages external devices, sensors such as iJOG, and lens motors.
iBOB elevates your camera, thus making it fully compatible with your ARRI standard accessories. The 3/8” screw threads in the back make it totally ready for set-up.
Thanks to SpectR’s 15 mm support accessories, you can easily set up your 15mm lightweight rods and lens accessories. iBOB provides freedom for moving around and for high-speed shooting.

iBOB is mechanically compatible with Miro M, L and R series using xCage [xPlate], Phantom Flex/V642/V641 using SpectRiser.


Technical specifications

16.5 cm x 12 cm x 4.5 cm
665 grams
Camera connectivity
RJ45 ethernet (including Fisher 8 pin / RJ45 cable)
Wireless network
2.4 GHz [ISM Radio Frequency band] with iCU
1 x HD SDI in – 2 x HD SDI out

1 x Trigger out BNC for hard triggering
1 x 12V VDC out [Lemo 2 pins]
2 x External motor connectors [LEMO 7 pins]
1 x 12-24 VDC in for external motors
1 x External Com [Lemo 8 pins]
1 x Power Jack 2.1 mm - 5.5 mm
Front: 1 x 3/8” thread and 1 x ¼” thread for 15 mm lightweight support and riser
Below: 3 x 3/8” screw threads compatible with the ARRI standard bridge plate