Product Highlights
Wireless N Connectivity with Extender Mode
The latest in wireless N technology gives you
increased speed, range and reliability, while Extender
Mode enhances your existing wireless coverage
Sound and Motion Detection with Night Vision
Never miss a moment with the ability to be notified
of either sound or motion detection, and night vision
ensures clear images even in complete darkness
mydlink Cloud Service Enabled Device
Use the mydlink service to view your camera from any
computer with Internet access, and use your mobile
device to view your camera on the go
Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera

The DCS-5020L Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera provides a range of features to
help you effectively monitor large areas of your home or small office at all hours of the day.
The pan/tilt function allows the camera to patrol a wide area, while the built-in IR LEDs provide
• High quality CMOS sensor for crystal clear
around the clock surveillance regardless of the lighting conditions. Wireless connectivity means
there is no need for additional cabling, and the DCS-5020L can even extend your existing
• Pan and Tilt functions to cover a large area
wireless network to reach the farthest corners of your home or office.
• Built-in IR LEDs to capture video in low-light
Peace Of Mind With 24/7 Monitoring Of Any Environment
Wireless N Connectivity
The DCS-5020L is a standalone surveillance camera that requires no special hardware or
• Wireless 802.11n gives increased speed, range,
software, and can run independently even without a PC. Send e-mail notifications with
and reliability
snapshots or video clips whenever motion or sound is detected using just the DCS-5020L and
• Place anywhere without the need for additional
an Internet connection. You can customize areas of the video image to monitor for motion,
network cabling
allowing you to effectively monitor areas such as entryways. You can also set volume thresholds
• Extender mode expands wireless coverage area
to determine the sound level required to trigger a notification, great for detecting the sound
Sound and Video
of an intruder or vehicle, or the cry of a baby. Night time monitoring is also possible thanks to
• Real-time H.264 and MJPEG compression for
built-in infrared LEDs which allow for night time viewing of up to 26 feet (8 meters), enabling
reduced video file size
round-the-clock monitoring of your home or small office.
• Sound and motion detection
Instant Access Anywhere With mydlink Cloud Service
Video Monitoring
• Send snapshots or video clips to an FTP site or
Enhanced with mydlink™ support, the DCS-5020L makes it easier and more convenient for
through E-mail
you to keep an eye on your family, home or office, no matter where you are . You can view
• Remote video monitoring through mydlink
your camera’s live video through the mydlink website, and through an optional downloadable
mydlink app for your iOS or Android mobile device. With the mydlink app, you can quickly and
Ease Of Use
easily view your camera feed from anywhere using a Wi-Fi or 3G/4G connection.
• Zero Configuration Setup using a D-Link cloud
• Supports WPS for simple, secure wireless setup
• mydlink-enabled allows hassle-free remote

DCS-5020L Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera
Sharp Image Monitoring from Different Angles
By providing you with sharp, responsive pan/tilt movement and digital zoom,
the Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera gives you full control. You
Day/Night Sensor
can quickly scan a wide area from a variety of angles, and 4x digital zoom
lets you zoom in on specific areas for more detail. The DCS-5020L can also
be set to move to specific preset positions, allowing the camera to focus on
particular areas of interest within the surveillance area.
Increased Range with Wireless N Technology
Place the DCS-5020L anywhere in your home or small office thanks to the
latest Wireless N technology. You can even use the DCS-5020L’s Extender
Mode to extend the range of your wireless network, giving your home or
office better wireless coverage, so you can not only connect your camera
Power/Link LED
wirelessly but also extend the reach of your existing wireless network at the
same time.
Full Featured Surveillance System
The DCS-5020L includes the D-ViewCam software, which adds enhanced
features and functionality that helps you create a full surveillance system.
D-ViewCam enables centralized management of multiple network cameras,
supporting up to 32 network cameras and up to 64 users. When combined
with a dedicated computer, it offers digital monitoring and recording with
a wide array of features, including scheduled, motion and manual recording
options for your individual needs.
Power Connector
Ethernet Port
WPS Button Reset Button
Technical Specifications
Camera Hardware Profile
• 1/5” VGA progressive CMOS sensor
• Angle of view:
• 8 meter IR illumination distance
• (H) 66.22°
• Minimum illumination: 0 lux with IR LEDs on
• (V) 49.08°
• Built-in Infrared-Cut Removable (ICR) Filter module
• (D) 77.04°
• 4X digital zoom
• Exposure Time: 1/15 to 1/15,000 sec.
• Lens: Fixed length 2.2 mm
• Built-in microphone
• Aperture: F2.0
Image Features
• Configurable image size, quality, frame rate, and bit rate • Configurable motion detection windows
• Time stamp and text overlays
• Adjustable brightness, saturation, contrast
Video Compression
• Simultaneous H.264/MJPEG format compression
• JPEG for still images
Video Resolution
• 640 x 480, 320 x 240, 160 x 112 at frame rates up to 30 fps
Audio Compression
• 10/100 BASE-TX Ethernet port
• 802.11n wireless

DCS-5020L Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera
Pan/ Tilt
Pan Range
• -170° to +170° (total 340°)
Tilt Range
• -25° to +95° (total 120°)
Angular Velocity
• 16° per second
Step Setting
• Pan 1°/2°/3°/4°/5°(default)/10°/15°/20°/25°/30° per click
• Tilt: 1°/2°/3°/4°/5°(default)/10°/15°/20°/25°/30° per click
Network Protocols
• FTP Client
• DHCP Client
• HTTP Server
• NTP Client (D-Link)
• DNS Client
• UPnP Port Forwarding
• DDNS Client (D-Link)
• SMTP Client
• Password authentication
• HTTP digest encryption
Advanced Features
System Requirements for Web Interfaces
• Operating system: Microsoft Windows, XP/Vista/7/8
• Browser: Internet Explorer 7/Firefox 12/Safari 4/Chrome 20 or higher with Java enabled
Event Management
• Motion detection
• Event notification and uploading of snapshots/video
• Sound level detection
clips via e-mail (SMTP) or FTP
Remote Access
Remote Management
• Configuration accessible via web browser
Mobile support
• mydlink Lite app for iOS and Android
• mydlink+ app for iOS and Android
D-ViewCam™ System Requirements
• Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7
• Protocol: Standard TCP/IP
• Web Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or higher
D-ViewCam™ Software Functions
• Remote management/control of up to 32 cameras
• Scheduled motion triggered, or manual recording
• Viewing of up to 32 cameras on one screen
• Supports all management functions provided in web
• Device: 292.4 grams (0.64 lbs)
• Stand: 60.8 grams (0.13 lbs)
• 12 V DC 1 A, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption
• 8.64 watts
• Operating: 0 to 40 °C (32 to 104 °F)
• Storage: -25 to 70˚ C (-13 to 158 ˚F)
• Operating: 20% to 85% non-condensing
• Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing
• CE
• C-Tick
• 102.35 x 101.27 x 133.6 mm (4.03 x 3.99 x 5.26 inches)
• 102.35 x 101.27 x 230.0 mm (4.03 x 3.99 x 9.06 inches)
(Camera only)
(Including mounting bracket)

DCS-5020L Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera
Dimensions diagram
102.35 mm
133.6 mm
89 mm
101.27 mm
Order Information
Part Number
Wireless N Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera
Updated 03/22/2013
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