Vivotek IP8172
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Vivotek IP8172 Removable IR cut filter
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Vivotek IP8172 5MP Full HD Network Camera


Vivotek IP8172 5MP Full HD Network Camera

Sale price$710.00
SKU: IP8172


Discontinued; replaced by the IP8172P.

Vivotek IP8172 Features

  • Max Resolution: 2560 x 1920
  • Image Sensor: 1/2.5" Progressive CMOS sensor
  • Day/Night: Yes
  • Mechanical IR Cut Filter: Yes, removable IR-cut filter for day & night function
  • Minimum Illumination: 0.02 Lux @ F1.2 (Color), 0.001 Lux @ F1.2 (B/W)
  • IR Illuminators: No
  • IR Illuminator Range: N/A
  • Lens Type: Vari-focal, CS Mount
  • Focal Length: f = 2.8 ~ 12 mm, F1.2 (wide) ~ F2.5 (tele)
  • Zoom: ePTZ: 48x digital zoom (4x on IE plug-in, 12x built-in)
  • Iris: DC-iris
  • Focus: Auto, Focus Assist Button
  • Field of View: 28° ~ 115° (horizontal), 21° ~ 84° (vertical), 35° ~ 150° (diagonal)
  • Compression Styles: H.264 / MPEG-4 / MJPEG
  • Frame Rate: H.264:10 fps at 2560x1920, 30 fps at 1920x1080; MPEG-4: 10 fps at 1920x1536, 25 fps at 1920x1080; MJPEG: 13 fps at 2560x1920, 30 fps at 1920x1080
  • Image Settings: WDR Enhanced, Adjustable image size, quality, and bit rate, Time stamp and text caption overlay, Flip & mirror, Configurable brightness, contrast, saturation, sharpness, white balance and exposure control, BLC (Backlight compensation), Supports privacy masks, Scheduled profile settings
  • Privacy Mask: Yes
  • Built-in Microphone: Yes
  • Audio Capabilities: Audio input / Audio output (full duplex), External microphone input, external line input
  • Alarm/Event Management: 5-window video motion detection, manual trigger, digital input, periodical trigger, system boot, recording notification, camera tampering detection
  • ONVIF: Yes, SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot
  • Users: Live viewing for up to 10 clients
  • On-board Storage: Yes
  • Indoor/Outdoor: Indoor
  • Housing/Enclosure Rating: N/A
  • Dimensions: 218 mm (D) x 72 mm (W) x 62 mm (H)
  • Weight: 702 g
  • Operating Temperature: -10°C ~ 50°C (14°F ~ 122°F)
  • Operating Humidity: 90% RH
  • Power: 24V AC, 12V DC, IEEE 802.3af PoE Class 3
  • Warranty: 2 Years
  • Also Included: User's manual, quick installation guide, Installation Wizard 2, ST7501 32-channel recording software, CS-mount lens, quick installation guide, warranty card, stand, L-type hex key wrench
Vivotek IP8172 Overview

VIVOTEK IP8172 is a professional box camera offering 5-Megapixel or 1080p Full HD resolution with superb image quality up to 30 fps. Featuring 5-Megapixel resolution and high-performance H.264/MPEG-4/MJPEG compression technology, the IP8172 offers extra-smooth video and wide coverage. In addition, the IP8172 is also equipped with a focus assist button to allow users to precisely adjust the camera focus. After pushing the focus assist button on the camera unit, an indicator will be displayed onscreen with detailed focus information, which will change in accordance with the manual adjustment. Moreover, continuing to push the button will zoom in on the target area for fine tuning, resulting in better usability and picture clarity. The IP8172 can also be directly connected to an analog monitor with the built-in BNC connector, providing integrators more flexibility and hassle-free installation for a myriad of applications. As with all VIVOTEK true day/night cameras, the IP8172 features a removable IR-cut filter, maintaining clear images 24 hours a day. Together with WDR enhancement, users can identify image details in extremely bright as well as dark environments. Also including other high-end features such as multiple streams, video cropping, ePTZ, SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, PoE, and the included 32-CH recording software, the IP8172 is indisputably the top choice for reliable and high performance megapixel surveillance.