5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera
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The D-Link DCS-6517 5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera is a high definition professional surveillance and security solution suitable for small, medium, and large enterprises. The camera uses a 5 megapixel progressive scan CMOS sensor to deliver truly superior quality video in all conditions. The all-in-one rugged design makes this camera extremely reliable and ideal for deployment in surveillance applications without the need for additional accessories.
Built for the Outdoors
Specially built for outdoor use, the DCS-6517 has an IP66 weatherproof housing that protects it from dirt and rain. The durable housing of the DCS-6517 has also been designed to meet IK10 vandal proof specifications, meaning that it can be deployed into areas that require the peace of mind that the DCS-6517 can provide. Combined with its power over Ethernet (PoE) capability, the DCS-6517 truly is a versatile solution that be used in a wide range of applications.
Continuous Monitoring
In low-light situations, the IR cut filter automatically slides out of the way to use all availablelight. The DCS-6517 also has built-in IR LED illuminators with a 20 meter range, allowing the camera to keep watch even in complete darkness. These features work together to give you a reliable surveillance camera capable of monitoring an area 24 hours a day. To maximize bandwidth efficiency and improve image quality, the DCS-6517 provides real-time video compression using the H.264, and MJPEG codecs, and supports three separate profiles for simultaneous video streaming and recording. This versatility enables a wide variety of security applications, such as monitoring public areas to detect incidents and to coordinate responses, enforcing access control to restricted areas, deterring criminal activity, or monitoring inventory.
Flexible Connectivity
The DCS-6517 has a built-in 802.3af compliant PoE module that simplifies installation by providing power and networking connectivity with a single cable, reducing the need to drill holes or lay additional cabling. In addition, the included digital input and output connector enables connections to external devices such as IR sensors, switches and alarm relays.
Robust Management Software
The DCS-6517 5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera includes D-ViewCam, a complete surveillance software package that enables you to view, manage, and record from up to 32 cameras on a single computer in a central location. Recordings and e-mail alerts can be triggered through motion detection or events triggered by digital input devices, keeping administrators informed of any unusual activity.

General features

Camera Hardware Profile
• 1/3.2” 5 Megapixel CMOS sensor
• 20 meter IR illumination distance
• Built-in Infrared-Cut Removable (ICR) Filter module
• Minimum illumination:
• 0.5 Lux Color mode
• 0.1 Lux Black and White mode
• 0 Lux Black and White mode with IR LED on
• Minimum object distance 0.3 m
• 3 ~ 10.5 mm DC iris vari-focal lens
• Aperture F1.4
• Angle of view
• (H) 25.48° to 85.03°
• (V) 19.09° to 65.47°
• Shutter Speed: 1/2.5 ~ 1/10,000
• 4x Digital zoom
Camera Housing
• IP66 compliant weatherproof housing
• IK-10 compliant vandal-proof housing
• Included sunshield
Image Features
• Configurable image size, quality, frame rate, and bit rate
• Time stamp and text overlays
• 3 Configurable motion detection windows
• Tamper detection
• Configurable privacy mask zones
• Configurable exposure, brightness, saturation, contrast, sharpness, white balance, WDR, flip and mirror
Video Compression
• Simultaneous H.264/MJPEG format compression
• H.264 multicast streaming
• JPEG for still images
Video Resolution
• 16:9 - 1920x1080, 1280x720, 960 x 540, 640 x 360 at up to 30 fps
• 4:3 - 2560x1920, 2048x1536, 1600x1200, 1280x960, 800 x 600, 640 x 480, 320 x 240 at up to 15 fps
Audio Support
• G.711
External Device Interfaces
• 10/100 BASE-TX Ethernet port with PoE
• 1 DI / 1 DO
• Reset button
• Video Out (BNC)
• microSD card Slot (SD/SDHC)
• Audio input / output
Network Protocols
• IPv6
• IPv4
• DHCP client
• NTP client (D-Link)
• DNS client
• DDNS client (D-Link)
• SMTP client
• FTP client
• Samba client
• UPnP port forwarding
• IP filtering
• QoS
• CoS
• Multicast
• ONVIF compliant
• Administrator and user group protection
• Remote client access control
• HTTP and RTSP authentication
• HTTPS encryption for web access
System Requirements for Web Interface
• Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Event Management
• Motion detection
• Event notification and uploading of snapshots/video clips via e-mail or FTP
• Supports multiple HTTP, SMTP, and FTP servers
• Multiple event notifications
• Multiple recording methods for easy backup
Remote Management
• Take snapshots/video clips and save to local hard drive
• Configuration interface accessible via web browser
OS Support
• Operating System: Windows 7/8/XP/Vista/2000
D-ViewCamTM System Requirements
• Operating System: Windows 7/8/XP/Vista/2000
• Web Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or higher
• Protocol: Standard TCP/IP
D-ViewCamTM Software Functions
• Remote management/control of up to 32 cameras
• Supports all management functions provided in web interface
• Viewing of up to 32 cameras on one screen
• Scheduled motion triggered, or manual recording options
• 1.25 kg
• Input: 12 V DC 1.5 A. 50/60 Hz, IEEE 802.3af PoE Class 0
Power Consumption
• Max:11.6 W (PoE, heater on)
• Operating: -40 to 50 ̊C
• Storage: -20 to 70 ̊C
• Operating: 20% to 90% non-condensing
• Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing
• CE
• C-Tick


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DCS-6517 5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera


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