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Hikvision DS-2CD2942F indoor fisheye IP camera with 4 megapixel resolution, HD 1080p and on-board storage [DS-2CD2942F]

Hikvision DS-2CD2942F indoor fisheye IP camera with 4 megapixel resolution, HD 1080p and on-board storage
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This product is no longer available, a suggested alternative is the Hikvision DS-2CD6362F-IVS

Overview of the Hikvision DS-2CD2942F

This indoor network camera is a low-cost surveillance choice from Hikvision, providing up to 4 megapixel resolution at 12.5 frames per second (fps) or HD 1080p at 25fps. The compact IP camera features a 1.6mm fisheye lens with 186°/106° viewing angle, on-board storage with MicroSD card (card not included) and Power-over-Ethernet. The camera is a cost-effective solution for users who require a small scale CCTV installation for home or office use.

With a viewing angle of 186° (horizontal) / 106° (vertical), this model allows a large region to be captured with a single camera. Digital pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) viewing allows the image to be viewed with less distortion by de-warping the curvature of the full image. Image enhancement functions such as 3D noise reduction improve clarity within the image and reduce the 'grain' that is often seen in low-light video. In addition, backlight compensation is also supported in this unit, to reduce areas of interest being silhouetted against bright backgrounds.

Using video detection methods such as line crossing and tampering alarms, alerts can be sent via email or mobile devices when motion is detected by the camera. These mobile monitoring apps, available on iOS and Android, support viewing on the move and provide easy camera control.

The camera is capable of dual-streaming H.264 video, allowing you to tailor monitoring and recording settings to optimise use of network resources and storage. Additionally, data can be stored to a MicroSD card (card not included) providing a low-cost data back up in the event of network failure. PoE support means power is supplied to the camera through the Ethernet cable, providing easy installation and a cost-effective CCTV choice. All Hikvision cameras come with iVMS-4200 video management software enabling simple and effective camera control ideal for smaller scale installations.

Please note: this camera does not come with a power supply, please select one from the drop down menu above if required.

Key features & benefits

  • Captures 4MP resolution at 12.5 fps, or HD 1080p at 25 fps
  • PTZ viewing de-warps images and allows for specific sections of the panoramic field of view to be seen with less distortion
  • Support for dual streaming allowing different data (H.264/MJPEG) to be streamed simultaneously
  • Video motion detection enables alerts to be sent to user when motion is detected within the field of view
  • Recording to MicroSD card provides a back up solution if the network fails
  • Installation via PoE reduces installation costs with only one cable required
  • Included Hikvision iVMS-4200 video management software
  • Mobile access is supported

Compatible recording platforms

Typical applications

The Hikvision DS-2CD2942F fisheye network camera is ideal for small scale, indoor locations that require round-the-clock surveillance. Typical examples include home and small office surveillance.

Accessories

Included:

  • Hikvision iVMS-4200 video management software
  • Installation guide / manual on CD
  • Fitting template
  • Screws (Security screw driver provided where required)

Optional:

(please select from the above drop down menu if required)

  • PoE midspan 
  • MicroSD card 

Key technical features of the Hikvision DS-2CD2942F

Camera
Environment: indoor 
Type: fixed
Sensor: 1/3” progressive scan CMOS
Lens: 1.6mm, F1.6 Angle of view: 186°(horizontal), 106°(vertical)
Power: 12 VDC ± 10%, PoE (802.3af)
Video
Resolution: 2560 x 1440
Compression: H.264/MJPEG, H.264. Baseline profile/main profile
Frame-rate: 12.5fps(2560 × 1440), 25fps(1920 × 1080)(1280 × 720)
Minimum illumination: 0.01lux @(F1.2, AGC ON), 0.018lux @(F1.6, AGC ON), 0 lux with IR
Imaging: saturation, brightness, contrast, hue, sharpness, AGC, white balance, back light compensation (BLC), regions of interest (ROI), defog, 3D noise reduction
Viewing, detection & recording
Privacy masking: not given
Number of users: not given
Alarm detection: video motion detection, line crossing, tampering alarm, IP address conflict
Alarm action: full screen monitoring, send email, trigger output, notify surveillance centre
Pre-/post-alarm buffer: not given
On-camera recording: built-in micro SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, up to 128GB (card not included)
Direct-to-NAS storage: yes, supports NFS,SMB/CIFS
Recording software included: Hikvision iVMS-4200 video management software
Connections
Network: 1 RJ45 10 M/100 M Ethernet interface with PoE
Other
Dimensions: ø119.9 x 41.2mm
Weight: 0.6kg
Warranty: 2 years
Mounting methods: wall mount available separately
Operating temperatures: -10°C – 40°C, Humidity 95% or less (non-condensing)
Power consumption: max. 5.5W
Dynamic DNS: yes
Protocols supported: TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, DHCP, DNS, DDNS, RTP, RTSP, RTCP, PPPoE, NTP, UPnP, SMTP, SNMP, IGMP, 802.1X, IPv6, Bonjour
QoS: yes
Security: user authentication, watermark, IP address filtering, anonymous access
ONVIF compliant: yes
This item has been discontinued
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