Internet Camera
4 Stars Rating
April 2004
June 2004
Pan/Tilt Wireless Internet Camera
With High-Quality CCD Sensor, Digital Zoom & 802.11b+ WLAN
The DCS-5300W 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, to broadband Internet as well as to a wireless local area network (WLAN). 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

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 at
anywhere in the world on a computer running Internet Explorer.
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 and Wireless LAN 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. It
and sensors, and you can set up automated email alerts for sending
also provides an 802.11b+ wireless LAN interface, allowing you to do
through the Internet to alarm you instantly of all unusual
surveillance wirelessly in and around a building from a PC without
connection to a wired network.
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 local TV for video/audio monitoring
Simple to use with real-time monitoring in Windows environment
MPEG4 short header mode high compression ratio
Local access through Ethernet and 802.11b+ wireless LAN
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 380 TV lines
video output, up to 30 frames per second
2dBi Gain internal patch antenna supporting diversity
- Pan range +/- 135 degrees
Transmitter Output Power
- Tilt range +90 to -45 degrees
15dBm +/- 2dBm
- Automatic Gain control (AGC) 24dBi
- Automatic Exposure (AE)
Range Coverage (Open Environment) *
- Automatic White Balance
- Indoors: Up to 100 meters
- Electronics shutter 1/60 to 1/15000 second
- Outdoors: Up to 300 meters
- Minimum illumination 2.5lux @ f1.4
- Lens mounting: standard CS mount type lens, 6.0mm, f1.8
* Environmental factors may adversely affect operation range.
Physical & Environmental
- 24-bit RGB, 4CIF/SIF, supports up to 704 x 480 (NTSC)/
704 x 576 (PAL) resolution
- MPEG4 short header mode compression
- Through switching external power adapter (AC input range 100 to 240 V, 50/60Hz)
- Compression ratio: 5 levels
- DC Output: 12VDC, 1.5A
- Adjustable image size, quality and bit-rate
- Time stamp and text overlay
110.5mm (H) x 103.5mm (W) x 134mm(D) (camera only, mounted motor included)
Video Sizes
QSIF/QCIF (30 fps), SIF/CIF (30 fps), 4SIF/4CIF (10 fps) (user-selectable)
393 grams (camera only, mounted motor included)
Digial Zoom *
Up to 4x magnification
Operation Temperature
5 to 55 C
* 4x digital zoom enlarges an image by magnifying the pixels in a selected portion of the
image by 4 times.

Storage Temperature
-10 to 60 C
20% to 90% non-condensing
- 1 RJ-45 auto-sensing 10/100BASE-TX port to connect to 10/100Mbps Ethernet
Emission (EMI)
- Supported communication protocols: HTTP, FTP, TCP/IP, UDP, SMTP,
- FCC Class B
DHCP, Telnet, NTP, DDNS, UPnP and DNS
- CE Class B
Viewing System Requirement
Internet Explorer 5.x or above
LVD (EN60950)
- Administrator and user group protected
Box Includes
- 15 digits password authentication
- DCS-5300W Internet Camera
- Remote control
LED Indicators
- A/V cable
- System power and status indicators
- Cat. 5 Ethernet cable
- Network link and speed indicators
- Manual & Software on CD-ROM
- Stand & Mounting Brackets
Alarms and I/O
- AC power adapter
- Motion detection (activity detection)
- Quick Installation Guide
- Periodical image transfers though e-mail and upload to a server, using FTP
- 1 sensor input (12Vdc to 48Vdc/50mA)
- 1 relay output (Max. 24Vdc/1A, 125Vac/0.5A)
Ordering Information
Management and Software Update
- Configuration and system log can be accessed via Web browser and FTP application
Pan/Tilt Internet Camera with 10/100BASE-TX Ethernet and

802.11b+ wireless LAN interface
- Allows new firmware version updates via TCP/IP network
Please specify your order as follows
Channel Display (6 layouts)
Maximum 16 views
For USA (USA packaging)
Recording Modes
NTSC TV format support, US standard power adapter
- Manual Control
NTSC TV format support, UK standard power adapter
- Event-driven
NTSC TV format support, EU standard power adapter
- Scheduled recording
NTSC TV format support, China & Australia standard power adapter

DCS-5300W/A (PAL) PAL TV format support, US standard power adapter
Playback Schemes
DCS-5300W/B (PAL) PAL TV format support, UK standard power adapter
Date, Time interval, and event triggering with preview for every camera
DCS-5300W/E (PAL) PAL TV format support, EU standard power adapter
DCS-5300W/N (PAL) PAL TV format support, China & Australia standard power adapter
Playback Control Modes
Play, Stop, Pause, Fast Forward, Slow Forward, Pull-bar, Zoom in, Zoom out
Built-in Wireless LAN
802.11b+ wireless LAN
Specifications subject to change without
Data Rate & Modulation
TEL: 1-714-885-6000
FAX: 1-866-743-4905
prior notice.
- 22Mbps: PBCC
D-Link is a registered trademarks and
TEL: 1-905-8295033
FAX: 1-905-8295223
SecuriCam is a trademark of
- 11Mbps: PBCC or CCK
TEL: 44-20-8731-5555
FAX: 44-20-8731-5511
D-Link Corporation/D-Link System Inc.
- 5.5Mbps: PBCC or CCK
All other trademarks belong to their
TEL: 49-6196-77990
FAX: 49-6196-7799300
- 2Mbps: Barker
TEL: 33-1-30238688
FAX: 33-1-30238689
TEL: 31-10-282-1445
FAX: 31-10-282-1331
Operating Channels
TEL: 32(0)2-517-7111
FAX: 32(0)2-517-6500
TEL: 39-2-2900-0676
- North America (FCC): 11
FAX: 39-2-2900-1723
TEL: 34-93-4090770
FAX: 34-93-4910795
- Canada (DOC): 11
TEL: 46-(0)8564-61900
FAX: 46-(0)8564-61901
- Europe (ETSI): 13
TEL: 47-23-897189
FAX: 47-22-309085
- Japan (MKK): 14
TEL: 45-43-969040
FAX: 45-43-424347
TEL: 358-9-2707-5080
FAX: 358-9-2707-5081
Sensitivity @ PER<0.08
TEL: 65-6774-6233
FAX: 65-6774-6322
- 22Mbps < -80dBm (PBCC)
TEL: 61-2-8899-1800
FAX: 61-2-8899-1868
- 11Mbps < -84dBm (PBCC)
TEL: 86-10-5863-5800
FAX: 86-10-5863-5799
- 5.5Mbps < -86dBm (CCK)
TEL: 91-022-2652-6696
FAX: 91-022-2652-8914
- 2 Mbps < -89dBm (CCK)
Middle East (Dubai) TEL: 9714-3916480
FAX: 9714-3908881
- 1 Mbps < -91dBm (CCK)
TEL: 90-212-335-2553
FAX: 90-212-335-2500
TEL: 202-414-4295
FAX: 202-415-6704
Frequency Range
TEL: 972-9-9715700
FAX: 972-9-9715601
2.4 to 2.4835 GHz
Latin America

TEL: 56-2-232-3185
FAX: 56-2-232-0923
TEL: 55-11-55039320
FAX: 55-11-55039322
Data Security

South Africa
TEL: 27-1266-52165
FAX: 27 1266-52186
64, 128, 256-bit WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) encryption
TEL: 7-095-744-0099
FAX: 7-095-744-0099#350
TEL: 886-2-2910-2626
FAX: 886-2-2910-1515
TEL: 886-2-2916-1600
FAX: 886-2-2914-6299
Rev. 03 (Sep. 2004)
D-Link Corp.

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