Visual solution Engineering

SpectR System - ICU

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.

SpectR, The remote control for Phantom cameras



An innovative communications system which allows for remote control of all Phantom digital cameras, including Flex, HD Gold, Miro series,  V series and of course the Phantom Flex 4K.


SpectR System consists in 2 key Elements :

- The iCU-Intelligent Control Unit, smart and modular device that gives you full control at a glance to use your Phantom camera remotely at long range, with the help of a simple and intuitive interface on a 4.5'' touchscreen display or using it with joysticks.

- The iBOB-Intelligent Breakout Box, the “network” device between iCU and the phantom camera that manages external sensors, devices and lens motors among other functionalities.



User-friendly, intuitive, ergonomic, flexible, evolutive, customizable, wireless or not, remote control up to a distance of 1km.



From the expert to the complete beginner. Designed from the perspective of the end-user, it allows the user to operate Phantom cameras remotely in a simple, intuitive and ergonomic way. Objective ? To make the cameras accessible to everyone giving complete independence and control.



SpectR boosts possibilities for embedded camera shots, drone helicopter image-recording, and for multiple uses in the media industry (eg. television broadcasting, extreme sports, wildlife documentaries, digital cinema, advertisements and 3D) as well as responding to industrial, military and scientific needs.




Size : 17 cm x 9 cm x 5.5 cm
Weight : 976 grams including battery
Screen : 4.3” capacity touchscreen
Wireless connectivity :     2.4 GHz compatible with iBOB
Up to 300 m indoor and 1 km outdoor [removable antennas]
Joysticks :
Front panel : 1 navigation joystick
1 central button, 4 direction buttons and an 8-position dial
Rear panel: 1 analog 2-direction scroll

Power : Interchangeable SpectR battery 3.7 V 5000 mAh
Up to 6 hours of battery
Power and recharge with 3.1V to 6V with a 2.1 mm power jack

Software Modules
Camera Recording
Camera Playback
Camera Synchronization
Color Manager
Lens Manager
SpectR Synchronization
SpectR Main Preferences
Simple Interface