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Axis Communications Q8742-E 1080p Outdoor PTZ Network Bispectral Bullet Camera (8.3 fps)

Axis Communications Q8742-E 1080p Outdoor PTZ Network Bispectral Bullet Camera (8.3 fps)

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Axis Communications Q8742-E 1080p Outdoor PTZ Network Bispectral Bullet Camera (8.3 fps)

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  • Thermal and Visual Surveillance in One
  • 1920 x 1080 Visual Resolution at 30 fps
  • Thermal Video Frame Rate up to 8.3 fps
  • Automatic IR Cut Filter
  • 4.3-129mm Varifocal Visual Lens
  • 35mm Fixed Thermal Lens
  • 65.6 to 2° Visual Horizontal FOV
  • 17° Thermal Horizontal FOV
  • microSD Card Slot
  • RJ45 Ethernet with PoE Technology
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Thermal Lens: 640 x 480 @ 8.3 fps

384 x 288 @ 30 fps

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384 x 288 @ 8.3 fps

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Axis Communications Q8742-E overview

  • 1Description

The Q8742-E 1080p Outdoor PTZ Network Bispectral Bullet Camera from Axis Communications is a combination of visual and thermal video streams in a single PTZ camera. The 1/2.8" progressive scan CMOS sensor captures 1920 x 1080 resolution video at 30 fps in a 65.6 to 2° horizontal and 39 to 1.2° vertical fields of view. The uncooled microbolometer thermal sensor captures 640 x 480 resolution at 8.3 fps and features 17° horizontal and 12.8° vertical fields of view.

The Q8742-E is designed for continuous, jerk-free pan-and-tilt movement by allowing the operator to choose between super-fast and slow movement. This camera is easy to control and install with one IP address, and comes with multiple mounting options. An internal microSD card slot allows onboard storage of footage and an SFP slot supports long-distance fiber optic connection. The camera is rated IP66, has a long-life silicone wiper for outdoor use, and can withstand high winds up to 83 mph.

Reliable detection, fast verification and identification
Responsive positioning 360° endless pan and 135° from ground to sky
Axis Zipstream technology reduces storage and bandwidth needs
Long-distance network connection
Suitable for mission-critical surveillance that demands 24-hour monitoring of restricted areas
In the Box
Axis Communications Q8742-E 1080p Outdoor PTZ Network Bispectral Bullet Camera (8.3 fps)
  • 64GB microSD Card
  • Connector Kit
  • Torx T20 Bit
  • Torx T30 Bit
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    Axis Communications Q8742-E specs

    Image Sensor Visual: 1/2.8" progressive scan CMOS
    Thermal: Uncooled microbolometer
    Lens Visual:
    4.3-129mm, f/1.6-4.7 A
    Autofocus and auto-iris
    35mm, f/1.2
    Near Focus Distance: 108' / 33 m
    Field of View Visual:
    Horizontal: 65.6 to 2°
    Vertical: 39 to 1.2°
    Horizontal: 10.5°
    Vertical: 7.9°
    Day & Night Visual: Automatically removable IR cut filter in night mode
    Minimum Illumination Color: 0.2 lux at 30 IRE f/1.6
    B&W: 0.01 lux at 30 IRE f/1.6
    Color: 0.25 lux at 50 IRE f/1.6
    B&W: 0.02 lux at 50 IRE f/1.6
    Sensitivity Thermal: NETD <50 mK
    Shutter Speed Visual: 1/66,500 to 2 sec
    PTZ Pan: 360° at 0.05 to 120°/s
    Tilt: -90 to 45° at 0.05 to 65°/s
    Jerk-Free Movements at Low Speed: ±0.01°/s (at 0.05°/s)
    Preset Accuracy: 0.05°
    Optical Zoom 30x
    Digital Zoom 12x
    PTZ Control 256 preset positions, guard tour, control queue, focus window, onscreen directional indicator, de-icing control, and dynamic load balancing
    Video Compression H.264 (MPEG-4 Part 10/AVC), Baseline, Main, and High Profiles
    Resolution Visual: 1920 x 1080 at 30 fps to 320 x 180
    Thermal: 640 x 480 at 8.3 fps, can be scaled up to 800 x 600
    Pixel Size: 17µm
    Video Streaming Axis Zipstream technology in H.264
    Controllable frame rate and bandwidth
    VBR/MBR H.264
    Multiple, individually configurable streams in H.264 and MJPEG
    Image Settings Visual: Compression, color, brightness, sharpness, contrast, local contrast, white balance, exposure control, exposure zones, automatic backlight compensation, fine tuning of behavior at low light, 120 dB WDR - forensic capture, manual shutter time, text and image overlay, 20 individual 3D privacy masks.
    Thermal: Compression, brightness, sharpness, contrast, local contrast, exposure control, exposure zones, text and image overlay
    Security Password protection, IP address filtering, HTTPS encryption, network fail-over link, IEEE 802.1X network access control, digest authentication, user access log, centralized certificate management
    Supported Protocols IPv4/v6, HTTP, HTTPS, SSL/TLS, QoS Layer 3 DiffServ, FTP, SFTP, CIFS/SMB, SMTP, Bonjour, UPnPTM, SNMP v1/v2c/v3 (MIB-II), DNS, DynDNS, NTP, RTSP, RTP, TCP, UDP, IGMP, RTCP, ICMP, DHCP, ARP, SOCKS, SSH, NTCIP
    System Integration
    API Open API for software integration, including VAPIX and AXIS Camera Application Platform
    AXIS Video Hosting System (AVHS)
    ONVIF Profile S and G
    Analytics Included:
    AXIS Video Motion Detection
    AXIS Perimeter Defender, AXIS Camera Application
    Event Triggers Analytics, temperature, external input, time scheduled, edge storage events, PTZ preset
    Event Actions Record Video: SD card and network share
    Upload of Images or Video Clips: FTP, SFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, network share, and email
    Pre- and post-alarm video or image buffering for recording or upload
    Notification: Email, HTTP, HTTPS, TCP, and SNMP trap
    PTZ: PTZ preset, start/stop guard tour
    Overlay text, external output activation, wiper sequence, washer sequence
    Data Streaming Event data
    Built-In Installation Aids Pixel counter
    Casing IP66- and NEMA 4X-rated powder coated aluminum
    Color: White NCS S 1002-B
    Visual Sensor Front Window: Glass
    Thermal Sensor Front Window: Germanium
    Long-life silicone wiper
    Weathershield: High-impact UV-stabilized thermoplastic
    Sustainability PVC free
    Memory 512 MB RAM, 512 MB Flash
    Power 24 VAC/VDC, typical 16 W, max 204 W
    TVS 2000V, surge protection, voltage transient protection
    I/O Connector: Output power 12 VDC, max load 50 mA
    Connectors SFP slot (SFP module not included)
    RJ45 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T network connector
    Power connector
    I/O Connector: 6-pin terminal block with four configurable inputs/outputs
    Storage Support for microSD/microSDHC/microSDXC card (included)
    Support for SD card encryption
    Support for recording to network-attached storage (NAS)
    Video Management Software AXIS Companion and AXIS Camera Station
    Languages English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Traditional Chinese
    Operating Temperature -58 to 131°F / -50 to 55°C
    Maximum (Intermittent): 149°F / 65°C
    Arctic Temperature Control: Startup at -40°F / -40°C
    Storage Temperature -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
    Operating Humidity 10 to 100% RH
    Wind Loading 37 m/s (83 mph)
    45 m/s (100 mph) without weathershield
    EPA 0.138 m²
    Approvals EMC: EN 55032 Class A, EN 55024, EN 61000-6-1, EN 61000-6-2, FCC Part 15 Subpart B Class A, VCCI Class A ITE, ICES-003 Class A, RCM AS/NZS CISPR 32 Class A, EN 50121-4, IEC 62236-4
    Environment: IEC/EN 60529 IP66, IEC 62262 IK10f, NEMA 250 Type 4x, ISO 4892-2, IEC 60721-3-4
    Safety: IEC/EN/UL 60950-1, IEC/EN/UL 60950-22
    Dimensions 9.5 x 14.0 x 23.0" / 24.5 x 36.0 x 58.2 cm
    Weight 32.4 lb / 14.7 kg

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