Panasonic WV-SW316A Super Dynamic HD Weather-Resistant Bullet Network Camera

Panasonic WV-SW316A Super Dynamic HD Weather-Resistant Bullet Network Camera

Panasonic WV-SW316A Super Dynamic HD Weather-Resistant Bullet Network Camera

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Panasonic WV-SW316A overview

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The WV-SW316A Super Dynamic HD Weather-Resistant Bullet Network Camera from Panasonic features Super Dynamic and ABS (Adaptive Black Stretch) technologies to deliver a 128x wider dynamic range compared to other conventional surveillance cameras. It also comes with a 1.3 MP high sensitivity MOS sensor and 3.1 to 10mm varifocal lens that offer high-quality imagery at resolutions of up to 1280 x 960 at 30 fps. The UniPhier LSI chip allows the network camera to simultaneous stream real-time imagery in H.264 and JPEG formats.

Advanced technologies such as Adaptive Black Stretch, Auto Back Focus, Super Dynamic Range, Face Super Dynamic, and Variable Image Quality on Specified area (VIQS) make the WV-SW355 camera suitable for outdoor installations with varying lighting conditions such as parking lots.

The camera offers clear images even in a minimum illumination of 0.3 lux (color) and 0.05 lux (B/W) at F/1.3. The Auto Back Focus feature in the camera reduces the time required to focus the camera lens on installation, and automatically focuses the CCD lens when it switches from color to B&W mode.

The camera's Face Super Dynamic feature detects the position of a human face and sends the information by XML or video stream. Enabled with Adaptive Digital Noise Reduction (3D-DNR), the camera delivers clear images by removing signals that could result in video noise (grainy images).

Power over Ethernet (PoE) complaint, the camera can be installed most almost anywhere and not only near a power supply. The 2-way audio enables you to communicate with visitors or potential intruders from the operator's base station. Equipped with a dehumidification device, this IP66-rated camera stays protected against harsh weather conditions, making it suitable for outdoor installation in high-risk areas.

720p HD images up to 30 fps
1.3MP high sensitivity MOS sensor
Multiple H.264 (High profile) streams and JPEG streams ensure simultaneous real time monitoring and high resolution recording by UniPhier, Panasonic's proprietary System LSI platform
Full frame (up to 30 fps) transmission at 1280 x 960 image size
Super Dynamic and ABS (Adaptive Black Stretch) technologies deliver 128x wider dynamic range compared to conventional cameras
Face Super Dynamic technology ensures clear face images
H.264 and MPEG-4 are selectable for system migration
High sensitivity with Day/Night (IR) function: 0.3 lux (color), 0.05 lux (B&W) at F1.3 (wide)
Zoom ratio can be changed and adjusted to an optional photographic area through the operation buttons on this unit and the setup menu
VIQS (Variable Image Quality on Specified area) technology allows the designated area to retain higher image quality while the excluded area will have a decreased image quality, which enables to use lower image file size and bit rate
ABF (Auto Back Focus) ensures easy installation
Digital Noise Reduction: 3D-DNR ensures noise reduction in various conditions
Electronic sensitivity enhancement: Auto (Up to 16x) / Off
3.1 to 10mm, 3.2x vari-focal auto iris lens (3.1-20mm (equivalent), 6.4x with Extra Optical Zoom (at VGA))
VMD (Video Motion Detector) with 4 programmable detection areas, 15 steps sensitivity level and 10 steps detection size
Privacy Zone can mask up to 2 private areas, such as house windows and entrances/exits
Alarm sources including 1 terminal input, VMD and Panasonic alarm command can trigger actions such as SDHC/SD memory recording, FTP image transfer, E-mail notification, Indication on browser, Alarm terminal output, and Panasonic protocol output
Full duplex bi-directional audio allows interactive communication between camera site and monitoring site
JPEG image compression ratio can be changed by alarm so that higher quality image can be provided
Prioritized stream control: One of the video streams can be prioritized when multiple recorders or client PCs are accessing the camera so that the recorder or the client PC can maintain the frame rate
SDHC/SD Memory card slot for manual recording (H.264 / JPEG), alarm recording (H.264 / JPEG) and backup upon network failure (JPEG)
H.264/MPEG-4 maximum bit rate/client and Total bit rate control allows flexible network traffic management. Frame rate priority mode controls bit rate and compression ratio to provide the specified frame rate.
Multi-language support: English / Italian / French / German / Spanish / Russian / Chinese / Japanese
IPv4/IPv6 protocol supported
Supports SSL, DDNS (viewnetcam, RFC2136)
Still images (JPEG) can be viewed on mobile phones via the Internet
ONVIF compliant model
Analog Monitor output for easier installation
IP66-rated water and dust resistant
Compatible with IEC60529 measurement standard
Dehumidification device for use in various weather conditions
Fog compensation function equipped as standard
Adapter Box equipped as standard
In the Box
Panasonic WV-SW316A Super Dynamic HD Weather-Resistant Bullet Network Camera
  • CD-ROM
  • Code Label
  • 4P Alarm Cable
  • 2P Power Cable
  • Camera Mount Bracket
  • Mount Bracket Cover
  • Waterproof Tape
  • 4 x Camera Fixing Screw (M4 x 10)
  • 3 x Mount bracket cover screw (M3 x 6)
  • Adapter Box
  • Adapter Box Mounting Screw (M4 x 35)
  • 5 x Mounting Screws for Adapter Box / Camera Mount Bracket (M5 x 20)
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Panasonic WV-SW316A specs

    Image Sensor 1/3 type MOS sensor
    Effective Pixels Approximately 1.3 MP
    Scanning Mode Progressive scan
    Scanning Area (H x V) 4.8 x 3.6 mm
    Minimum Illumination Color: 0.3 lux, B&W: 0.05 lux at F/1.3 (Shutter: 1/30 s, AGC: High)
    Color: 0.019 lux, B&W: 0.003 lux at F/1.3 (Shutter: 16/30 s, AGC: High)
    White Balance AWC (2000 to 10,000 K), ATW1 (2700 to 6000 K), ATW2 (2000 to 6000 K)
    Light Control Outdoor: Automatic integration of ALC and ELC
    Indoor (50 Hz): Automatic integration of ALC and ELC (up to 1/100 s)
    Indoor (60 Hz): Automatic integration of ALC and ELC (up to 1/120 s)
    Shutter Speed Fix shutter: 1/30, 3/100, 3/120, 2/100, 2/120, 1/100, 1/120, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000, 1/4000, 1/10,000 (only at Super-Dynamic Off)
    Super Dynamic On / Off
    Face Super Dynamic On / Off (only at Super Dynamic: On)
    Adaptive Black Stretch On / Off (only at Super Dynamic: Off)
    Automatic Gain Control On (low, mid, high) / Off
    Electronic Sensitivity UP Off / Auto (maximum 2x (2/30 s), 4x (4/30 s), 6x (6/30 s), 10x (10/30 s), 16x (16/30 s))
    Black and White Mode Mode: Auto1 / Auto2 / On / Off
    Level: High / Low, with external control
    Dynamic Range 52 dB typical (Super Dynamic: On, Light control mode: Indoor)
    Digital Noise Reduction (DNR) High / Low
    Video Motion Detection 4 areas
    Sensitivity: 15 steps
    Detection size: 10 steps
    Privacy Zone Up to 2 zones, Gray
    VIQS On / Off
    On-Screen Display Up to 20 characters (alphanumeric characters, marks)
    Back Focus Adjustment ABF / Manual
    Lens 3.1 to 10 mm, 3.2x (3.1 to 20 mm, 6.4x with extra optical zoom (under VGA))
    Angular Field of View H: 27.9° (tele) to 90.6° (wide)
    V: 20.9° (tele) to 66.9° (wide)
    Maximum Aperture Ratio 1:1.3 (wide) to 1:3.0 (tele)
    Focusing Range 0.3 m to ∞
    Adjusting Angle Horizontal: ±100° (Camera mount bracket)
    Vertical: +30°, -90° (Camera mount bracket)
    Browser GUI
    Camera Control Brightness, Aux On / Off
    Display Mode Spot, Quad: Image from 16 cameras can be displayed in 4 different screens or 16 split screen (JPEG only)
    Digital Zoom 1x, 2x, 4x controlled by browser GUI
    Camera Titles Up to 20 alphanumeric characters
    Clock Display Time: 12H/24H, Date: 5 formats on the browser, Summer time (Manual)
    Alarm Control Reset
    One Shot Capture A still picture will be displayed on a newly opened window
    Audio Mic (Line) input: On / Off
    Audio output: On / Off
    Volume adjustment: Low / Middle / High
    SD Memory Data Download Still or motion images recorded in the SDHC/SD memory card can be downloaded
    Menu Language English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian, Chinese, Japanese
    System Log Up to 100 (Internal)
    Up to 4,000 (SDHC/SD memory when the recording format is set to JPEG)
    error logs
    Supported OS Microsoft Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP Professional SP3
    Supported Web Browsers Windows Internet Explorer 11.0 (32-bit), Windows Internet Explorer 10.0 (32-bit), Windows Internet Explorer 9.0 (32-bit), Windows Internet Explorer 8.0 (32-bit), Windows Internet Explorer 7.0 (32-bit), Windows Internet Explorer 6.0 SP3
    Network I/F 10Base-T / 100Base-TX, RJ-45 connector
    Image Resolution Aspect ratio (4:3)
    H.264: 1,280 × 960 / VGA (640 × 480) / QVGA (320 × 240), up to 30 fps
    MPEG-4: VGA (640 × 480) / QVGA (320 × 240), up to 30 fps
    JPEG (M-JPEG): 1,280 × 960 / VGA (640 × 480) / QVGA (320 × 240), up to 30 fps

    Aspect ratio (16:9) H.264: 1,280 × 720 / 640 × 360 / 320 × 180, up to 30 fps
    JPEG (M-JPEG): 1,280 × 720 / 640 × 360 / 320 × 180, up to 30 fps
    H.264/MPEG4 Encoding Engine
    Transmission Constant bitrate / Framerate priority / Best effort / Advanced VBR
    Frame Rate 1 / 3 / 5 / 7.5 / 10 / 15 / 20 / 30 fps
    Bit Rate 64 / 128 / 256 / 384 / 512 / 768 / 1,024 / 1,536 / 2,048 / 3,072 / 4,096 / 8,192 Kbps (H.264 mode only)
    Image Quality Low / Normal / Fine
    Refresh Interval 0.2 to 5 fps
    Transmission Types Unicast / Multicast
    JPEG Image Quality: 10 steps
    Refresh Interval: 0.1 to 30 fps
    Transmission Type: Pull / Push
    Audio Compression G.726 (ADPCM) 32 kb/s / 16 kb/s, G.711 64 kb/s
    Audio Mode Off / Mic (Line) input / Audio output / Interactive (Half duplex) / Interactive (Full duplex)
    Authentication for Audio Level 1 only / Level 2 higher / All users
    Bit Rate 64 / 128 / 256 / 384 / 512 / 768 / 1,024 / 2,048 / 4,096 / 8,192 Kb/s / Unlimited
    FTP Client Alarm image transmission, FTP periodic transmission

    When the FTP transmission is failed, backup on an optional SDHC/SD memory card is available

    Number of Users Up to 14 users
    Memory Card H.264 recording: Manual REC / Alarm REC (Pre/Post) / Schedule REC
    JPEG recording: Manual REC / Alarm REC (Post) / Backup up on network failure
    Compatible SD (SDHC) card: Panasonic 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB model
    Cellular Phone Compatibility JPEG image, AUX control (by access level)
    Mobile Terminal Compatibility iPad, iPhone, iPod touch (iOS 4.2.1 or later) Android mobile terminals
    Alarm Source 1 Terminal input, VMD, command alarm
    Alarm Actions SDHC/SD memory recording, e-mail notification, alarm terminal output, indication on browser, FTP image transfer, Panasonic protocol output
    Alarm Log With SDHC/SD memory card: 5000 logs
    Without SDHC/SD memory card: 1000 logs
    Schedule Setting Alarm / VMD / Access permission / H.264 recording
    Monitor Output VBS: 1.0 V [p-p]/75 Ω
    NTSC composite, RCA Jack
    Microphone/Line Input MIC In and Line In are selectable: ø3.5 mm stereo mini jack (monaural input)
    Applicable microphone: Plug-in power type
    Supply voltage: 2.5 V ±0.5 V
    Input impedance: approximately 2 kΩ
    Audio Output ø3.5 mm stereo mini jack (monaural output)
    External I/O Terminals Alarm In, Day/Night In, Alarm Out, Aux Out
    Safety/EMC Standard UL (UL60950-1), FCC (Part15 ClassA)
    C-UL (CAN/CSA C22.2 No.60950-1)
    DOC (ICES003 ClassA)
    Power Source and Consumption 12 VDC: 850 mA
    Operating Temperature -40 to 122°F (-40 to +50°C)
    Operating Humidity 90 % or less (without condensation)
    Finish Main body: Aluminum die cast/resin, metallic silver coating
    Front cover section clear part: Polycarbonate resin
    Water Resistance IP66, IEC60529 measuring standard compatible
    Dimension (D x W x H) 3.7 x 3.5 x 8.8" (94 x 89 x 226 mm)
    Weight 3.09 lb (1.4 kg)

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