Product Highlights
Ful HD Resolution
Sony Exmor 3 megapixel CMOS sensor capable of Full
HD 1080P high resolution images to ensure that you
capture the details you need
Wide Dynamic Range
Wide Dynamic Range technology corrects imperfect
lighting, providing clear images with the right
amount of contrast even when a subject is backlit
Weatherproof and Vandal-proof
The camera apparatus is housed in a weather and
vandal-proof enclosure (IP66 & IK-10)
20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera

The DCS-6915 20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera s a high-definition professional
surveil ance and security solution suitable for smal , medium, and large enterprises. The
DCS-6915 features a 3 megapixel sensor capable of Ful HD 1080P resolution, al owing for very
• Sony Exmor 1/2.8” progressive 3 megapixel
clear surveil ance footage to be taken. The powerful 20X optical zoom and 8X digital zoom
CMOS sensor
ensure that you can see even the smal est details with ease.
• WDR/BLC for difficult light sources
• 20X optical zoom and 8X digital zoom
Proportional Pan, Tilt, and Zoom Speeds
• F1.6 to F3.5 (W-T)
Proportional pan and tilt make it easy to precisely adjust the camera’s view. When the camera
• ONVIF Compliant
zooms in, the panning speed is automatical y slowed to improve camera tracking and control.
PTZ presets al ow the camera to monitor specified areas along predefined paths.
• 10/100 Fast Ethernet port
• MicroSD card slot
Built for Tough Environments
• Audio in/out
Special y designed for use in chal enging environments the DCS-6915 has a toughened metal,
• 4 alarm inputs/2 alarm outputs
industry-certified IK-10 (vandal-proof) and IP-66 (weather-proof) housing. This means that it
is able to withstand sudden high impacts, as wel as adverse weather conditions. Additional y,
Video & Audio
the DCS-6915 carries a Power over Ethernet (PoE) port which al ows you to connect the
• Real-time H.264 and Motion JPEG compression
camera to your network and power it through a single cable. The camera apparatus is
• Full HD(1080P) resolution at 30/25 fps
housed in a weatherproof enclosure (IP-66 standard), and features a built-in heater and fan
• HD(720P) resolution at 60/50 fps
which enable the camera to operate in extreme environments at temperatures ranging from
• Multi-stream broadcast
-40 to 50 °C (-49 to 122 °F).
• 2-way audio
• G.711/G.726 audio codec support
Wide Dynamic Range (WDR)
• Multiple access list
• Privacy Masks
The Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) function of a camera provides clear images even under
backlit conditions where the intensity of il umination can vary significantly. The DCS-6915 is
recommended for extreme high-contrast environments. For example, when placed indoors,
• IP-66 weather-resistant
the DCS-6915 wil adjust itself to the intense sunlight that may be streaming in through a
• IK-10 vandal-proof
nearby window. This makes it an ideal solution for security applications.
• Built-in heater and fan

DCS-6915 20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera
Removable IR Cut Filter for Continuous Monitoring
Robust Management Software
The IR Cut Filter can be manual y applied, or set to automatical y adjust based The included D-ViewCam camera management software al ows you to view
on lighting conditions. This feature enables the camera to capture crisp color up to 32 cameras on a single computer screen from a central location. Motion
images during the daytime, and grayscale images in low-light.
detection and digital input devices trigger automated e-mail alerts that can
instantly inform administrators of unusual activities.
Technical Specifications
Camera Hardware Profile
• Sony Exmor 1/2.8” progressive 3 Megapixel CMOS
• Focal length 4.7 to 96 mm
• Angle of View
• Minimum il umination 0.1 lux (Color); 0.01 Lux (B/W)
• (D) 64.42° to 4.65°
• Built-in Infrared-Cut Removable (ICR) Filter
• (H) 52.27° to 4.07°
• S/N ratio > 50 dB ( AGC off )
• (V) 33.4° to 2.33°
• Electronic shutter 1/1 to 1/10,000 sec.
• Variable 20x optical zoom, 8x digital zoom
PTZ Hardware Profile
• Pan travel: 360° endless
• Pan and tilt speed proportional to zoom ratio
• Tilt Travel: -10° to 190°
• Resume after power loss
• Presets: 256 points
• Home Function: Preset, Sequence, Auto pan, Cruise
• Preset Accuracy: ± 0.225°
• Auto Flip: Mechanical/Digital/Off
• Preset Speed: 5° to 400°/s
• Digital Slow Shutter
• Sequence Paths: 8
• Image Freeze
• Auto Pan Paths: 4
• Image Inverse
• Cruise Paths: 8
Image Features
• Configurable image size, quality, frame rate, and bit rate • 16 configurable privacy masks
• Time stamp and text overlays
• Configurable white balance, shutter speed, brightness,
• Configurable motion detection windows
saturation, contrast, sharpness
Video Compression
• Simultaneous H.264/MJPEG format compression
• JPEG for stil images
• H.264 multicast streaming
Video Resolution
• 1920 x 1080 (1080P)
• 1024 x 768 (XGA)
• 1280 x 720 (720P)
• 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
• 640 x 480 (VGA)
• 640 x 480 (VGA)
• 800 x 600 (SVGA)
• 320 x 240 (CIF)
Audio Support
• G.726
• G.711
External Device Interfaces
• 4 alarm inputs
• Audio input/output
• 2 alarm outputs
Network Protocols
• IPv4
• UPnP Port Forwarding
• DHCP Client
• IP filtering
• NTP Client (D-Link)
• DNS Client
• IEEE802.1x
• DDNS Client (D-Link)
• QoS
• SMTP Client
• FTP Client
• ONVIF Compliant
• Administrator and user group protection
• Password authentication

DCS-6915 20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera
System Management
System Requirements for Web Interface
• Microsoft Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2000
• Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox
Event Management
• Motion detection
• Multiple event notification
• Tamper detection
• Multiple recording methods for easy backup
• Event notification and upload snapshots/video clips via • Supports multiple HTTP, SMTP and FTP servers
Remote Management
• Configuration accessible via web browser
• Take snapshots/video clips and save to local hard drive
Mobile Support
• Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000
D-ViewCam™ System Requirements
• Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/XP
• Protocol: Standard TCP/IP
• Web Browser: Internet Explorer 7 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
Power Input
• AC 24 V, 3 A
Max. Power Consumption
• Max 65 W with heater on
Operating Temperature
• -40 to 50 °C (-40 to 122 °F)
Storage Temperature
• -20 to 70 °C (-4 to 158 °F)
• IP-66 standard
• IK-10 standard
• 20% to 80% non-condensing
• 2.32 kg (5.11 lbs), with sunshield
• CE (Class A)
• ICES-003
• CE LVD (EN60965-1)
• C-Tick
• FCC (Class A)

191.97 mm

DCS-6915 20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera
Order Information
Part Number
20X Ful HD High Speed Dome Network Camera
Optional Accessories
Long Straight Tube, 500 mm, 50 mm diameter, 1.5 kg
Short Straight Tube, 250 mm, 45 mm diameter, 1 kg
Standard Pendant Mount, 348 x 104 x 138.6 mm, 1.5 kg
Mini Pendant Mount, 204 x 124 x 135.2 mm, 1.2 kg
Power Box, 187 x 147 x 76 mm, 2 kg, 100 to 115 V AC
Power Box, 187 x 147 x 76 mm, 2 kg, 220 to 230 V AC
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