Zoom has been in actual use and undoubtedly beneficial for online communications during the worldwide lockdown caused by COVID-19. However, the company has discovered that it’s still difficult for several employees to assemble the equipment and the software to run a meeting inherently and effectively. Well, the company’s solution to this problem is an all-in-one communications appliance with Zoom software prepared to bring in a simple touch interface.
The new device called the Zoom for Home – DTEN ME, is being designed and produced by partner DTEN. It comprises a standalone 27-inch screen, basically a large tablet equipped with three wide-angle cameras designed for high-resolution video and eight microphones.
Zoom software is preloaded on the device, and the interface is created to offer more comfortable access to standard Zoom features. Here, we review Zoom DTEN Me, the most needed hardware for an effortless video calling experience. Dive into the blog to know what it has in store for you.
Zoom DTEN Me Features
DTEN ME has a combination of features for both work and personal purposes. Thus, it can be used personally and also for work. It has been built and designed to be easy to use with a pared-back interface; nevertheless, there’s also an integrated Zoom Rooms software and whiteboarding. The touchscreen is used for annotation, writing, and even sketching. The display will automatically correct any hand-drawn shapes or lines into what it guesses you were trying to design with a fingertip.
Zoom DTEN ME was created by keeping user experience as a significant focus. DTEN ME purposely positioned itself to develop a video conference device that rivals in-person meetings. The Zoom for Home – DTEN ME features a 27-inch HD touch display, smart 3-camera array, 8-microphone digital array, quad speakers, and various other features to enhance the video calling experience. This incredible technology enables you to bring presentations to life. You can annotate and generate good ideas using the easy-touch whiteboard. It also enables users to have comfortable crystal-clear Zoom Phone calls. Besides, it makes wherever you decide to work, either your office, bedroom, sitting room, or dining room table, look beautiful and well organized.
Zoom DTEN ME is easy to use. It has a plug and plays set-up, wireless connectivity to WiFi, and an intuitive interface. It can also serve as a secondary monitor.
It is also affordable. Zoom DTEN ME is pocket friendly for home office set-up, priced at $599 (USD).
Zoom for Home also brings improvements that are available to Zoom users such as:
Along with Zoom Meetings: You can log-in to a Zoom for Home – DTEN ME with a Zoom user account to create immersive, immediate office experiences without extra licenses (Zoom for Home is available with all Zoom Meeting licenses, such as Basic).
Always Prepared: It allows you to comfortably begin ad-hoc or scheduled meetings, receive phone calls, and virtually collaborate with the sharing of contents and annotation.
Personalization: It syncs with the users’ calendar, status, meeting settings, and phone for an integrated video-first unified communications experience.
Flexible Management Options: Zoom for Home – DTEN ME devices can be configured to be IT-managed remotely through the Admin Portal or self-managed by the end-user.
Zoom DTEN Me Specs
Capacitive Touch Screen Display
|ROOM SIZE||Up to 16 x 16 ft (5 x 5 m)|
|CAMERA SYSTEM||3 Camera Array|
Horizontal Field of View (HFOV): 160 Degrees Combined
Camera Distance: Up to 16 ft
|AUDIO SYSTEM||8-Microphone Array|
Microphone Pickup Range 0-16 ft.
Integrated Stereo Speakers
Acoustic Echo Cancellation
Automatic Gain Control (AGC)
Automatic Noise Reduction
|NETWORK||Ethernet (RJ-45) 100 Mbps|
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, 802.11ac (2.4 and 5 GHz)
IPv4 Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)/ Static
HTTP/HTTPS Proxy Support
|INPUTS AND OUTPUTS||HDMI in x 1|
Ethernet LAN (RJ45) x 1
|POWER||100 to 240 VAC, 50 to 60 Hz|
|VESA||VESA Mount Adaptor (Sold Separately)|
Compatible with both 75 x 75 mm and 100 x 100 mm
|PRODUCT DIMENSIONS (H X W X D)|| 24.25 x 15.4 x 4.1 in (616 mm x 391 mm x 104 mm)|
|PRODUCT WEIGHT||14.33 lb (6.5 kg)|
Even with an affordable price of $599, Zoom is conscious of the fact that it is paying attention to the power users who depend on the software as their fundamental mode of communication. It is doing its best to appeal to IT admins due to simple and easy installation and management and remote educators with the whiteboarding and co-annotation abilities. COVID-19 induced lockdowns across the world closed all the offices and induced work from home culture. In times like these, video conferencing apps have been proved beneficial by organizations that are keeping the employees connected. Zoom DTEN Me solves numerous problems faced by people in connecting via video calls by offering some amazing features that make calls happen flawlessly.