Press Release: August 04, 2020
JPL launches webcam to global customers
A British telecom company which designs and engineers wired and wireless
headsets has pre-sold tens of thousands of its new webcam product to existing
clients prior to its official launch in August.
Customers throughout the UK, Europe and USA will be able to acquire the JPL
Vision+ compact USB webcam, which has been developed for the new working
environment which includes social distancing and Covid best practice.
It features two duplexed, stereo microphones for hands-free speech and a 96 degree
viewing angle which allows more than one person in shot at the same time, adhering
to safe distance between working colleagues. The Vision+ has a hinged bracket
therefore the webcam can be placed above a computer to allow long distance face-
From its headquarters at Sturminster Newton, Dorset, JPL Telecom is a global
innovator in the design and engineering of wired and wireless professional headsets
as well as related USB/specialist phone cords for contact centres and unified
The company develops and produces industry firsts in sustainable and future-proof
wearable technology; webcams and speakerphones are the latest to join the fast-
growing and innovative range.
James Clarke, JPL Telecom CEO, said: “Vision and voice video solutions are at the
heart of our new range and, in the current situation, much sought after. The switch to home working has led to exponential demand.
“The webcams can be desk-mounted or placed above a PC monitor. They feature a
two million pixel range sensor, 1080p HD at 30 frames per second for high resolution clarity. Noise suppression and echo cancellation are standard.”
JPL’s worldwide customers range from call centres to the NHS, charities, the service
sector, the hard of hearing, businesses which are investing in new products or
modernising existing areas of technical infrastructure.
This year has seen dramatic growth in worldwide exports as brand recognition and
confidence in JPL products has increased. Notably, this can be seen in the USA,
where exports have already grown five-fold. It is predicted to become JPL largest
sales territory. In addition, JPL has also been successfully received in emerging markets such as Eastern Europe, Russia and South Africa where sales have risen steadily.
James concluded: “At a time when working environments are constrained by social
distancing, we are boosting the UK economy through new product investment,
supplying new and established sectors, exporting worldwide and growing a quality
The new Vision+ Webcam created by JPL Telecom