Internet Camera
Pan/Tilt Internet Camera
With High-Quality CCD Sensor & Digital Zoom
The DCS-5300 Internet Camera is an advanced security system that allows you to watch and listen remotely. This full-featured
camera connects to an Ethernet network in a building or campus, and to broadband Internet. It provides you with high-quality
video and audio. Equipped with built-in Web server, a micro-phone for listening, and a motor for rotation, this camera can be
panned and tilted remotely, accessed and controlled from any PC/Notebook over a local network or through the Internet. With
motion detected image recording, time-saving trigger event playback, alert message and powerful software for multi-camera
monitoring and management, this camera provides a comprehensive system for convenient surveillance from both a local site or
remotely from anywhere in the world.

Stand-alone System With Integrated Web Server
Motion Detected Recording
This Internet Camera comes with a built-in CPU and Web server,
Instead of recording 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, images can also
providing a low-cost solution for security needs. Its integrated Web
be recorded only when motions are detected. This saves disk space
server eliminates the need to connect the camera to a computer.
and eliminates the time wasted to view unnecessary images. Images
Once installed, you use the built-in IP address to gain access to the
can be directly archived straight to your computer hard drive or to a
camera, view live streaming video, and make changes to camera
Network Attached Storage. Playback consumes little time with
triggered event browsing and fast database searching.
Web-based Remote Access
High-Quality Video & Sound
You can install your camera at home then view the images from
This camera uses MPEG-4 Short Header Mode to stream live video
anywhere in the world on a computer running Internet Explorer.
at up to 30 frames per second for real-time viewing. A CCD sensor
Directly connected to the Internet without going through any
provides sharp video images with lifelike color representation. The
computer, this camera is simple to install and easily integrates with
camera also features 4x digital zoom for close-up viewing using the
your network environment.
Web interface. Plus, with low light sensitivity, it has the capability to
monitor and record video in rooms with minimal lighting, making it
Automatic Camera Movement to View Different Angles
ideal to use at night.
The camera is mounted on a motor for rotation to capture images
from different angles. From a remote site, you can manually rotate
A built-in microphone allows you to listen while watching live
the camera's horizontal and vertical movements. The camera
images. The camera can also be attached to an external, more
movement angles can also be set up for automatic panning and
powerful microphone and a TV in a private room, where you can
tilting in rotation according a pre-set timing.
monitor streaming images and listen to surveillance sound.
Multi-Camera Monitoring
Ethernet Connection
Surveillance software is included to let you view up to 16 cameras
The camera provides a 10/100BASE-TX port for connection to an
on a single computer screen at one central location. Images can be
Ethernet network without going through any PC for cost-effective
recorded to your computer's hard drive manually or according to a
surveillance in and around a building. This Ethernet port can also be
pre-set schedule. The camera can be connected to external alarms
used to connect to a broadband Internet via a home gateway router.
and sensors, and you can set up automated email alerts for sending
through the Internet to alarm you instantly of all unusual
Key Features
Stand-alone Internet camera with CPU & RAM, no need to attach
Motion detection triggered recording or scheduled recording to
to PC
administrator's hard disk or Network Attached Storage (and VCR)
Built-in rotation motor for manual or auto camera pan/tilt with
for each camera
wide movement angle support
Smart playback with trigged event browsing, fast database
4x digital zoom for close-up viewing
Sound surveillance through built-in microphone or powerful
Auto alarm in different ways
external microphone connected to MIC jack
AV cable connection to local TV for monitoring
Simple to use with real-time monitoring in Windows environment
MPEG4 short header mode high compression ratio
Local access through Ethernet
Connects to external devices for alarm-based event recording when
Remote access from web browser
trigger is activated
Supports DDNS and UPnP for easy configuration in a network
Implemented for intruder detection with still image capture & e-
mail notice
Surveillance software to control up to 16 cameras
Powerful software for image capture & video recording
Web-based configuration, remote utility provided

Technical Specifications
Internet Camera
- Sensor: 1/4-inch color CCD sensor, interlace scan mode, supports
110.5mm (H) x 103.5mm (W) x 103mm (D) (camera only, mounted motor
380 TV lines video output, up to 30 frames per second
- Pan range +/- 135 degrees
- Tilt range +90 to -45 degrees
- Automatic Gain control (AGC) 24dBi
343 grams (camera only, mounted motor included)
- Automatic Exposure (AE)
- Automatic White Balance
Operation Temperature
- Electronics shutter 1/60 to 1/15000 second

5 to 55 C
- Minimum illumination 2.5lux @ f1.4
- Lens mounting: standard CS mount type lens, 6.0mm, f1.8
Storage Temperature
-10 to 60 C
- 24-bit RGB, 4CIF/SIF, supports up to 704 x 480 (NTSC)/
704 x 576 (PAL) resolution
20% to 90% non-condensing
- MPEG4 short header mode compression
- Compression ratio: 5 levels
Emission (EMI)
- Adjustable image size, quality and bit-rate
- FCC Class B
- Time stamp and text overlay
- CE Class B
Video Sizes
QSIF/QCIF (30 fps), SIF/CIF (30 fps), 4SIF/4CIF (10 fps) (user-selectable)
LVD (EN60950)
Digial Zoom *
Up to 4x magnification
Box Includes
- DCS-5300 Internet Camera
* 4x digital zoom enlarges an image by magnifying the pixels in a selected portion of
- Remote control
the image by 4 times.
- A/V cable
- Cat. 5 Ethernet cable
- Manual & software on CD-ROM
- Stand & mounting brackets
- External power adapter
- Quick Installation Guide
- 1 RJ-45 auto-sensing 10/100BASE-TX port to connect to
10/100Mbps Ethernet
- Supported communication protocols: HTTP, FTP, TCP/IP, UDP, SMTP,
DHCP, Telnet, NTP, DDNS, UPnP and DNS
Viewing System Requirement
Ordering Information
Internet Explorer 5.x or above
Pan/Tilt Internet Camera with 10/100BASE-TX
network interface
- Administrator and user group protected
- 15 digits password authentication
Please specify your order as follows:
LED Indicators
For USA (USA packaging)
- System power and status indicators
NTSC TV format support, US standard power adapter
- Network link and speed indicators
NTSC TV format support, UK standard power adapter
NTSC TV format support, EU standard power adapter
Alarms and I/O
NTSC TV format support, China & Australia standard
power adapter
- Motion detection (activity detection)
DCS-5300/A (PAL)
PAL TV format support, US standard power adapter
- Periodical image transfers though e-mail and upload to a server, using
DCS-5300/B (PAL)
PAL TV format support, UK standard power adapter
DCS-5300/E (PAL)
PAL TV format support, EU standard power adapter
- 1 sensor input (12Vdc to 48Vdc/50mA)
DCS-5300/N (PAL)
PAL TV format support, China & Australia standard
- 1 relay output (Max. 24Vdc/1A, 125Vac/0.5A)
Power adapter
Management and Software Update
- Configuration and system log can be accessed via Web browser and FTP
application remotely
- Allows new firmware version updates via TCP/IP network
Channel Display (6 layouts)
Maximum 16 views
Specifications subject to change without
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Recording Modes
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- Manual Control
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- Event-driven
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- Scheduled recording
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Playback Schemes
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Date, Time interval, and event triggering with preview for every camera
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Playback Control Modes
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Play, Stop, Pause, Fast Forward, Slow Forward, Pull-bar, Zoom in,
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Zoom out
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Middle East (Dubai) TEL: 9714-3916480
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Physical & Environmental
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- Through switching external power adapter
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Latin America

TEL: 56-2-232-3185
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(AC input range 100 to 240 V, 50/60Hz)
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- DC Output: 12VDC, 1.5A
South Africa
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Rev. 03 (Sep. 2004)
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