Cloud Camera 1200, Enhanced Day/Night Network Cloud Camera

DCS-942L

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The DCS-942L at a Glance

Keep an Eye on What Matters Most

The DCS-942L provides true around-the-clock surveillance so you can check in on your home or office from wherever you are. Simply log-in to your account with an Internet browser or mydlink mobile app available for iOS and Android devices, and start viewing. The DCS-942L comes fully-equipped with H.264 enhanced video compression that allows you to record up to 5x more footage to the built-in microSD card slot, when compared to MJPEG. It also comes with enhanced motion detection and night vision features that let you see up to 15 feet in pitch black darkness.

Anywhere Access with mydlink™


With the mydlink Lite app for iPhone and Android, you can quickly and easily see your camera feed from anywhere with a Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G connection. No more guessing what's going on at your house while you're away. Thanks to this app, you can monitor on-the-go... even if you don't have access to a computer.

  • Remotely monitor your network cameras from anywhere
  • Remote Pan & Tilt live video*
  • Select video quality
  • No Monthly service fees
  • 2-way audio (supported on select models with mic and speaker)
  • Pinch-zoom

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* supported on select models

 


Instant E-mail Alerts and Auto-Recording

Built with motion sensing technology, the DCS-942L is capable of triggering instant e-mail alerts and auto-recording based on changes within your camera’s environment. The intuitive mydlink interface allows you to quickly customize your camera’s settings, so you can have full control of how and when you want to be alerted. Easily setup watch-zones to be instantly notified when your camera detects strange activity.


Night Vision Technology

The DCS-942L provides around-the-clock surveillance with night vision capability, allowing you to see up to 15 feet in complete darkness.  Whether you're using your camera for home surveillance or to keep an eye on your loved ones, the DCS-942L gives you the peace of mind you deserve.

Additional Resources

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Lens
  • Focal length: 3.15 mm, F2.8

Minimum Illumination
  • Color: 1 Lux @ F2.8
  • B/W: 0 Lux with IR LED on

Sensor
  • VGA 1/5 inch CMOS Sensor
  • Removable IR-Cut filter: auto/schedule/Manual

IR LED
  • 5 meter illumination distance
  • PIR Sensor

Digital Zoom
  • Up to 4x

3A Control
  • AGC (Auto Gain Control)
  • AWB (Auto White Balance)
  • AES (Auto Electronic Shutter)

Built-in Network Interface
  • 10/100Base-TX Fast Ethernet
  • 802.11b/g/n WLAN

SDRAM
  • 128 MB

Flash Memory
  • 16 MB

Video Codecs
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • MJPEG
  • JPEG for still image

Resolution
  • 640 x 480 at up to 30 fps
  • 320 x 240 at up to 30 fps
  • 160 x 120 at up to 30 fps

Network Protocol

  • IPV4, ARP, TCP, UDP, ICMP
  • RTSP, RTP, RTCP
  • DHCP Client
  • NTP Client (D-Link)
  • DNS Client
  • DDNS Client (D-Link)
  • SMTP Client
  • FTP Client
  • HTTP Server
  • PPPoE
  • UPnP Port Forwarding
  • LLTD
  • 3GPP (Video only)

Security
  • WPS
  • WEP
  • WPA
  • WPA2

Power
  • Input: 100-249 V AC, 50/60Hz
  • Output: 5 V DC, 1.2A
  • External AC-to-DC switching power adapter
  • 5.5W Max Power Consumption

Operation Temperature
  • 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 40°C)

Storage Temperature
  • -4°F to 158°F (-20°C to 70°C)

Humidity
  • 20-80% RH Non-Condensing

Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • Including the bracket and stand: 2.6” x 2.6” x 5” (65.8mm x 65mm x 126mm)
  • Camera only: 1.1” x 2.4” x 3.8” (27.2mm x 60mm x 96mm)

Certifications
  • FCC Class B
  • IC
  • C-Tick
  • CE

Support
  • 24/7 Basic Installation Support1

Warranty
  • 1-Year Limited2

1 Latest Software and Documentation available at support.dlink.com.
2 1-Year Limited Warranty available only in the USA and Canada.
Datasheets
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  • Motion Detection - Enhanced email alerting based on motion sensing technology
  • Remote Viewing - View on iPhone®, iPad® or Android® with mydlink™ app or mydlink.com
  • Night Vision - View up to 15 feet in complete darkness 
  • Local Recording - Ready to record using the built-in microSD card reader
  • Wireless/Ethernet - Secure connection for flexible placement
  • Zero Configuration - Automatic and intelligent syncs with your home's router

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Awards & Reviews

DCS-942L awarded recommended product by ZOL
ZOL 2011 Recommended Product
Easily Monitor Your Home using DCS-942L wireless N Day/Night Home Network Camera
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