Arecont Vision introduces MegaDome compact all-in-one outdoor domes

1.3MP, 1080p, 3MP and 5MP 4-inch domes include 3.3-12mm varifocal lenses


Orlando, FL (September 19, 2011) – Arecont Vision unveiled its new D4SO series outdoor all-in-one dome cameras here at ASIS. The new units combine the color or day/night imaging of the company's MegaVideo H.264 compact 1.3 megapixel, 1080p, 3 megapixel or 5 megapixel cameras with a 3.3-12mm varifocal lens for superior image capture and efficiency. Additionally, the units’ 4-inch surface-mount IP66 environmentally rated and vandal-resistant housings provide an easy-to-install, cost-efficient solution ideal for outdoor applications.

Arecont Vision D4SO-AV115-3312 provides 1,280 x 1,024-pixel (1.3 megapixel) images at 32 frames per second. Incorporating the 3.3-12mm varifocal lens enables horizontal fields of view (FOV) ranging from 61 degrees at 3.3mm to 21degrees at 12mm. Arecont Vision D4SO-AV115DN-3312 is the day/night version with a mechanical infrared (IR) cut filter for superior low light performance.

Arecont Vision D4SO-AV2115-3312 provides 1,920 x 1,080-pixel (2.07 megapixel or 1080p HD) images at 24 frames per second with horizontal FOVs from 92 degrees at 3mm to 31 degrees at 12mm. Arecont Vision D4SO-AV2115DN-3312 is the day/night version.

New higher-resolution Arecont Vision D4SO-AV3115-3312 camera provides the 2,048 x 1,536-pixel (3 megapixel) images while Arecont Vision D4SO-AV5115-3312 camera provides 2,592 x 1,944-pixel (5 megapixel) images of. Horizontal FOVs range from 75 degrees (3.3mm) to 25 degrees (12mm) for the 3 megapixel camera and from 95 degrees (3.3mm) to 12 degrees (12mm) for the 5 megapixel camera. Arecont Vision D4SO-AV3115DN-3112 and D4SO-AV5115DN-3312 are the day/night versions.

Each new camera provides an easily adjustable 2-axis camera gimbal with 360-degree pan and 90-degree tilt and a die-cast aluminum chassis with a 4 inch polycarbonate dome bubble. Available accessories enable a variety of installation options: wall mount, pendant mount, corner mount or pole mount. Accessories also include a wall mount cap, junction box adapter, electrical box adapter and an optional 10w heater kit.

“Our new MegaDome Compact line of dome cameras makes it easier than ever to install and use high-quality and higher-resolution H.264 megapixel video cameras in a variety of outdoor dome camera applications,” said Dr. Michael Kaplinsky, CEO, Arecont Vision. “The all-in-one domes incorporate our MegaVideo Compact line of cameras into a simple solution for installers, allowing the use of our cameras in a broader range of cost-sensitive applications.”