Product Highlights
Megapixel – HD Resolution
Megapixel HD 720P high-resolution images ensure
that you capture the details that you need with
real-time video compression using the H.264,
MPEG-4, and MJPEG codecs
Reliable 24-Hour Surveillance
Infrared LED illuminators provide a clear picture at
night for dependable, 24-hour surveillance
Wireless N Connectivity
Connect to your existing network wirelessly for high-
speed transmission of video feeds without additional
network cabling
HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera

The DCS-5222L HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera is a wireless pan/tilt network camera
with megapixel resolution designed for indoor surveillance applications and detailed remote
Versatile, High-quality Video
monitoring. The camera is also mydlink™-enabled, which provides user-friendly setup and
• 1/4” Megapixel CMOS sensor captures every
instant remote viewing through the mydlink website or through the mydlink app for iOS and
Android devices.
• HD recording up to 720P for crisp, clear video
• Up to 4x digital zoom lets you enlarge areas of
Full-featured Wireless Surveillance Camera
The DCS-5222L HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera is ideal for small and medium
Flexible Surveillence
business applications which require coverage of a large area, or remote monitoring. It gives you
• Record continuously, based on event triggers, or
detailed, 24-hour remote surveillance of a large area by using a megapixel high-resolution HD
according to a schedule
image sensor for high-quality video and a built-in IR illuminator for low-light surveillance. The
• IR illumination for clear pictures in low light
DCS-5222L can also be connected to your network wirelessly, allowing you to place the camera
• Pan & Tilt manually or define points of interest
anywhere that has a Wi-Fi signal, eliminating the need to install additional network cabling.
for automated monitoring
• Onboard microSD slot for direct recording, or as
A Complete Surveillance System
a backup in the event of network link failure
• Manage up to 32 cameras using D-ViewCam
The DCS-5222L includes a built-in CPU, allowing it to function as a complete, standalone
surveillance tool. Recordings can be made continuously, whenever movement is detected, or
according to a predefined schedule. E-mail notifications can be sent when specific events occur,
Fast Wireless for Complete Freedom
keeping you informed of what is hapenning, no matter where you are. The built-in microSD slot
• High-speed 802.11n wireless for increased
allows the camera to record independently, or can serve as a backup to continuously record
speed, range and reliability
video even if the network connection is lost. The DCS-5222L can also be used as part of a multi-
• Wireless technology eliminates the need for
network cable installation
camera surveillance system through the included D-ViewCam software, which supports up to
32 cameras.
• Access video feeds on the go, wherever you have
internet access

DCS-5222L HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera
Sharp Image Monitoring from Different Angles
Example Usage Scenario
With sharp, responsive pan/tilt movement and digital zoom, the
3G/4G Network
HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera gives you full control, so you can
iOS or Android
quickly scan a wide area from a variety of angles, and 4x digital zoom lets you
Mobile Device
zoom in on specific areas for more detail. The DCS-5222L can also be set to
automatically move to specific preset positions, allowing the camera to patrol
particular areas of interest within a surveillence area.
mydlink-enabled for Simple Setup and Convenient
Remote Monitoring
D-Link’s convenient mydlink zero-configuration setup gets you up and
running in no time – just connect the DCS-5222L to a mydlink-enabled router,
DCS-5222L Wireless
Network Camera
and your camera will automatically configure itself and appear in your mydlink
account. Once connected, use the mdlink website to give you convenient
access to your video feeds from any internet-connected PC. You can even
view your camera feeds on your smart phone or tablet with the mydlink iOS
and Android apps1, so you can keep an eye on things even while on the go.
Computer Running
D-Viewcam Software
Technical Specifications
General Specifications
Camera Specifications
• 1/4” Megapixel Progressive CMOS sensor
• Exposure Time: 1/50 ~ 1/15,000
• 5 meter IR illumination distance
• Angle of view:
• Minimum illumination 0 lux with IR LED on
• (H) 45.7°
• Built-in Infrared-Cut Removable (ICR) Filter module
• (V) 29.5°
• Focal length 4.57 mm
• (D) 52.9°
• Aperture: F1.9
• Built-in Microphone
Video Features
• Configurable image size, quality, frame rate, and bit rate • Configurable shutter speed, brightness, saturation,
• Time stamp and text overlays
contrast, mirror, flip
• Configurable motion detection windows
Video Compression
• H.264/MPEG4/MJPEG format simultaneous
• H.264/MPEG4 multicast streaming
• JPEG for still images
Video Resolution
• 16:9 (supports frame rates up to 30 fps)
• 1280 x 720
• 640 x 352
• 320 x 176
• 160 x 80
• Pan Range: -170° to 170°
• Manual Pan Speed: 1-10
• Tilt Range: -25° to 90°
• Manual Tilt Speed: 1-10
• Digital Zoom: 4x
• Position Presets: 10 points
Audio Compression
Network Protocol Support
• IPv4
• SMTP Client
• FTP Client
• HTTP Server
• DHCP Client
• NTP Client (D-Link)
• DNS Client
• 3GPP
• DDNS Client (D-Link)
Network Interface
• IEEE 802.11n
• 10/100 BASE-TX Fast Ethernet

DCS-5222L HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera
External Device Interface
• MicroSD/SDHC Slot2
• DI/DO Port
• Audio Output
Advanced Features
Remote Management
• Take snapshots/video clips and save to local hard drive
• Configuration accessible via web browser
via web browser
• Administrator and user group protected
• HTTP and RTSP digest encryption
• Password authentication
• Record video continuously
• Upload snapshots/video clips via e-mail
• Record video according to a weekly schedule
• Upload snapshots/video clips via FTP
• Record video when motion is detected
Mobile App Support
• mydlink Lite app for iOS and Android devices
System Requirements
Operating System
• Microsoft Windows 8/7/Vista/XP SP3
Compatible Browsers
• Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Firefox 1.5 or
higher, or other Java-enabled browser
Supported Mobile Devices
• Mobile devices with a 3GPP player, such as Packet Video • mydlink™ app requires a mobile device running iOS or
Player 3.0, QuickTime 6.5, or Real Player 10.5
• 114 x 114 x 125 mm (4.46 x 4.46 x 4.92 inches)
• 540 grams (1.19 lb)
Power Input
• Input: 12 V/1.25 A, 50/60 Hz
• Operating: 0 to 40 °C (32 to 104 °F)
• Storage: -20 to 70 ºC (-4 to 158 ºF)
• Operating: 20% to 80% non-condensing
• Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing
• CE
• C-Tick
• FCC Class B
Order Information
Part Number
HD Wireless N Pan & Tilt Network Camera
1 The mobile device must have a mobile or WiFi data connection. Non-iOS/Android playback devices must be equipped with 3G video playback software such
as RealPlayer™ or PacketVideo™.
2 An SDHC Class 6 card or above is recommended.
Use of audio or video equipment for recording the image or voice of a person without his/her knowledge is prohibited in certain countries or jurisdictions.
D-Link disclaims any liability whatsoever for any end-user use of D-Link products which fails to comply with applicable laws and regulations.
Updated 01/30/2013
Specifications are subject to change without notice. D-Link is a registered trademark of D-Link
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