Product Highlights
Precision Monitoring
Pan, tilt, and zoom apparatus provides a 360 degree
range of motion with proportional speed adjustment
Wide Dynamic Range (WDR)
Wide Dynamic Range technology neutralizes imperfect
lighting, providing clear video with the right amount of
contrast even when a subject is backlit
Triple Codec Streaming
Real-time video compression using the H.264, MPEG-4,
and MJPEG codecs
12X Speed Dome Network Camera
24/7 Camera Surveil ance
• Sony Super HAD-I 1/4” CCD sensor
The DCS-6616 12X Speed Dome Network Camera is an indoor PTZ dome IP camera that
• WDR/BLC for critical light sources
can cover large areas and low-light environments. Built with a Sony Super HAD-I 1/4” CCD
• Excel ent image quality and low light
sensor, the DCS-6616 can capture 650 TVL high-resolution video with excel ent image
quality. A built-in IR cut mechanical filter al ows the camera to capture video in both
• Built-in mechanical IR cut filter for day/
bright and dark environments.
night surveil ance
• 12X optical zoom and 12X digital zoom
Versatile Pan/Tilt/Zoom (PTZ) Functionality
• Focal length: 3.4 to 61.2 mm
The DCS-6616 is built with an extensive set of PTZ features that al ow large areas to be
• Field of view (Horizontal): 60.8° to 3.6°
monitored easily. Endless 360° panning al ows the camera to sweep an area easily, and 12X
• 650 TVL high resolution video
optical zoom with auto focus provides the ability to zoom in and focus on an event for more
• 3D deinterlacing
detail. Panning speed is variable and proportional to the zoom ratio for precise control over
• 2D/3D noise reduction
camera movement. The DCS-6616 can also be set to fol ow preset sequence paths at set
• Real-time H.264, MPEG-4, and Motion
JPEG compression
speeds for customized automatic surveil ance.
• Simultaneous multi-stream support
• 2-way audio support
Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) Applications
• 3GPP mobile surveil ance
The Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) function provides clear images even under backlit
• ONVIF-Certified
conditions where the intensity of il umination can vary significantly, making the DCS-6616
• Built-in Samba client for NAS
perfect for extreme high-contrast environments. For example, the DCS-6616 wil adjust itself
• Privacy Mask feature
to the intense sunlight that may be streaming in through a window in the background. This
• 8 alarm inputs / 1 alarm output
makes it an ideal solution for lobbies, retail stores and shipping bays.

DCS-6616 12X Speed Dome Network Camera
Flexible Connectivity
and offers digital monitoring and recording capabilities of video, audio, and events
for various security applications. The D-ViewCam™ software is included free of
The DCS-6616 includes input and output ports that al ow connectivity to external
charge with the DCS-6616.
devices such as IR sensors, switches, and alarm relays. It includes audio input and
output ports, and a video output for direct connection to a TV for live monitoring.
Open Network Video Interface Forum (ONVIF)
Multiple Video Streams
ONVIF is an open industry forum for the development of a global standard for
the interface of IP-based physical security products. ONVIF identifies a standard
The DCS-6616 supports simultaneous streaming of H.264, MPEG-4, and MJPEG
for how IP products within video surveil ance and other physical security areas
video to provide both high-quality and bandwidth-efficient compression
can communicate with each other ensuring interoperability between products
formats. MJPEG delivers excel ent file integrity, and is ideal for situations which
regardless of brand. The DCS-6616 is ONVIF-compliant and therefore compatible
require high image detail. H.264 and MPEG-4 produce a smal file size, useful for
with many third party Video Management Software (VMS) solutions.
extended recording or for use in low-bandwidth networks.
D-ViewCam™ for Management
The included D-ViewCam™ IP camera surveil ance software is a comprehensive
surveil ance system designed to central y manage multiple IP cameras. Supporting
up to 32 IP cameras, D-ViewCam™ is compatible with al current D-Link IP cameras
Technical Specifications
Hardware Profile
• Sony Super HAD-I 1/4” CCD sensor
• S/N ratio > 50 dB (AGC off)
• 650 TVL resolution
• 12x optical zoom
• Minimum il umination: 0.1 lux (Color), 0.01 lux (B/W)
• Fixed length: 3.8 to 45.6 mm
• Built-in Infrared-Cut Removable (ICR) filter module
• Aperture: F1.6 to F2.7
• Electronic shutter: 1 to 1/10000 second
Field of View
• Horizontal: 52.8° to 4.49° / Vertical: 39.7° to 3.40°
PTZ Hardware Profile
• Pan travel: 360° endless
• Cruise Paths: 8
• Tilt travel: 10° to 170°
• Pan and tilt speed proportional to zoom ratio
• Manual speed: 1° to 80°/second
• Resume after power loss
• Presets: 256 points
• Home Functions: Preset, Sequence, Auto Pan, Cruise
• Preset Accuracy: 0.225°
• Auto Flip: Mechanical/Digital/Off
• Preset Speed: 10° to 400°/second
• Digital Slow Shutter
• Sequence Paths: 8
• Image Freeze
• Auto Pan Paths: 4
• Image Inverse
Image Features
• Configurable image size, quality, frame rate, and bit rate
• 3 configurable privacy mask zones
• Time stamp and text overlays
• Configurable white balance, shutter speed,

• Configurable motion detection windows
brightness, saturation, contrast, and sharpness
Video Compression
• H.264/MPEG-4/MJPEG simultaneous
• JPEG for stil images
format compression
Video Resolution
• NTSC: 720 x 480, 352 x 240, 176 x 120 at up to 30 fps
• PAL: 720 x 576, 352 x 288, 176 x 144 at up to 25 fps
Audio Support
• G.726
External Device Interface
• 10/100 BASE-TX Ethernet port
• Audio input/output
• 8 alarm inputs
• Video output
• 1 alarm output

DCS-6616 12X Speed Dome Network Camera
Network Protocols
• IPv4
• Samba Client
• UPnP Port Forwarding
• DHCP Client
• NTP Client (D-Link)
• IP filtering
• DNS Client
• 3GPP
• DDNS Client (D-Link)
• SMTP Client
• ONVIF-Compliant
• FTP Client
• Administrator and user group protection
• HTTP and RTSP digest encryption
• Password authentication
System Management
System Requirements for
• Operating System:
• Browser:
Web Interface
- Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows® XP,
- Internet Explorer, Mozil a Firefox, Netscape, Opera
Windows® 2000
Event Management
• Motion detection
• Supports multiple HTTP, SMTP and FTP servers
• Event notification and upload snapshots/video clips
• Multiple event notification
• Multiple recording methods for easy backup
Remote Management
• Configuration accessible via web browser
• Take snapshots/video clips and save to local hard drive or NAS via web browser
Mobile Support
• Windows 7®/Vista®/XP® system, Pocket PC, or mobile phone with 3GPP playback support
D-ViewCam™ System Requirements
• Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/XP
• Protocol: Standard TCP/IP
• Web Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
D-ViewCam™ Software Functions
• Remote management/control of up to 32 cameras
• Supports al management functions provided in web
• Viewing of up to 32 cameras on one screen
• Scheduled motion triggered or manual recording options
General Specifications
Power Input
• DC 12V/2A
Max. Power Consumption
• 14 watts
• Indoor Only
Operating Temperature
• 32 to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
Storage Temperature
• -4° to 158° F (-20° to 70° C)
• 20% to 80% non-condensing
• 1.23lbs (560 grams)
• CE (Class A)
• ICES-003
• CE LVD (EN60965-1)
• C-Tick
• FCC (Class A)
• Height: 8.07” (205mm)
• Diameter: 3.16” (131mm)

DCS-6616 12X Speed Dome Network Camera
•1-Year Limited1
Order Information
Part Number
12X Speed Dome Network Camera
11-Year Limited Warranty available only in the USA and Canada. All references to speed are for comparison purposes only. Product specifications, size and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance
may differ from that depicted herein.
Updated 05/24/12
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