The CAM6181 PTZ outdoor speed dome camera is part of Surveon Premium Network Camera Series. Equipped with the SONY CCD sensor, the CAM6181 provides 720 x 480 (D1) resolution at 30fps, a 360° high-speed pan and tilt base, and a 36x optical zoom lens. The advanced functions include autofocus, 256 arbitrary preset positions, and 16 privacy zones for data protection.  Its removable IR-cut filter and WDR allow 24/7 operations even in the low lux condition.  The CAM6181 also comes with the built-in fan heater, IP66-rated weatherproof housing for withstanding rain and dust, wide temperature, and IK10 vandalism design.  It is the excellent choice for professional surveillance in the demanding outdoor applications.

  • 1/4" D1 SONY CCD Sensor
  • Up to 720 x 480 Video Resolution
  • H.264/MJPEG 2 Simultaneous Video Streams
  • Motion Detection & Surveon Video Intelligent
  • Day/Night Function with IR-Cut Filter
  • 36X Optical Zoom and Auto Focus
  • IP66, Wide Temperature, and Vandal Proof for Outdoor Application
  • Support Auto Tracking Function (Optional)


Technical Specification

Camera Image Sensor 1/4" D1 Sony CCD
Lens 3.4 - 122.4 mm autofocus lens, F1.6 (wide) - F4.5 (tele)
SNR 50dB
Day/Night ICR Yes
Min. Illumination 0.01 Lux @ F1.6 (B/W)
0.1 Lux @ F1.6 (Color)
Iris Control Automatic / Manual IRIS control
Shutter Time 1/1 ~ 1/10,000 s
Viewing Angle 57.8° (Wide); 1.70° (Tele)
Camera Angle
Pan: 360° endless, 5°–400°/s
Tilt: -10° ~ +190°, 5°–400°/s
1. 180° Horizontal Instant Flip
2. 256 preset positions
3. Preset position auto scanning
4. 36x optical zoom and 12x digital zoom, total 432x zoom
5. Auto Tracking Function (Optional)
Video Video Compression H.264/MJPEG
Resolution Up to 720 x 480
650 TV Lines
Frame Rate 30 fps at D1 (720 x 480)
30 fps at QVGA (352 x 240)
Video Stream Dual stream at H.264 and MJPEG simulataneously
Bit Rate 64K ~ 10Mbps, VBR, CBR, controller frame rate and quality
Video Control AGC (Auto Gain Control), AWB (Auto White Balance), AES (Auto Electronic Shutter), BLC (Back Light Compensation), WDR, image adjustment
Intelligent Video Motion detection
Video Jack N/A
Audio Built-in MIC N/A
Audio Compression G711/G.726
Audio Input/Output Line In/Out, terminal block
and Event
Alarm In 4, terminal block
Alarm Out 2, terminal block
Video Buffer N/A
Event Action Send snapshot or video clip by FTP or email, record to local storage, trigger DO
Network Supported Protocols IPv4/v6, TCP/IP, UDP, RTP, RTSP, HTTP, HTTPS, ICMP, FTP, SMTP, DHCP, PPPoE, UPnP, IGMP, SNMP, QoS, IEEE 802.1X, ONVIF, DDNS, NTP
Ethernet 10/100 Base-T / RJ45
System Local Storage microSDHC x 1
(Class 4/Class 6 only)
RS-485 N/A
SDK Surveon SDK 2.0
Viewing System OS Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7
Browser IE 6.x or above, Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Software Surveon VMS 2.5
General Temperature Operation: -40°C~ 50°C (-40°F~122°F)
Humidity 0 to 90%
Power AC24V ; HPoE 30W
Power Consumption Max. 20W (w/o Heater )
Max. 50W (w/ Heater )
Dimension (WxHxD) ø192mm x 282mm (H)
ø7.55” x 11.1" (H)
Weight Net: 2.32kg
Gross: 3.55kg
Certification LVD, FCC, CE, IP66, IK10
Warranty 2 years