A Brief Look at Some New Network Cameras from Hikvision


Never a company to rest on its laurels, Hikvision added some new network cameras to its robust lineup. Up first is the DS-2CD2063G0-I bullet camera. It comes in 2.8mm and 4mm focal-length iterations to fit your specific surveillance needs. Both models capture 3072 x 2048 resolution video at 20 fps and 2560 x 1440 at 30 fps, and they’re equipped with IR LEDs that provide up to 100' of night vision. The 2.8mm model has a 97° field of view, while the 4mm model offers an 83° field of view. These cameras can be used outdoors, thanks to their IP67-rated metal enclosure.

Hikvision DS-2CD2063G0-I 6MP Outdoor Network Bullet Camera
Hikvision DS-2CD2063G0-I 6MP Outdoor Network Bullet Camera

Up next is the DS-2CD2743G1-IZS dome camera. It captures 2688 x 1520 resolution video at 30 fps and features a 2.8-12mm motorized varifocal lens with a 104-29° field of view to cover a wide area. An audio input and output provide two-way audio communication. The camera is housed in an IP67- and IK10-rated metal enclosure that is suitable for use in outdoor areas at risk of vandalism.

Hikvision DS-2CD2743G1-IZS 4MP Outdoor Network Dome Camera with Night Vision

Rounding out the lineup is the DS-2CD2425FWD-IW Wi-Fi Cube Camera. It captures 1920 x 1080 resolution video at up to 30 fps in a wide 108° field of view, thanks to a 2.8mm fixed lens, and it offers up to 33' of night vision. The camera features a built-in microphone and speaker for two-way audio communication and a PIR sensor with a range up to 33'. Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity offers a wireless range up to 164'.

Hikvision DS-2CD2425FWD-IW 2MP Wi-Fi Network Cube Camera with Night Vision

All four camera models accept microSD/SDHC/SDXC cards up to 128GB and comply with ONVIF profiles S & G for interoperability with a wide range of surveillance devices. Additionally, these cameras all support remote management via Hik-Connect.