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Hikvision DS-2CD2542FWD-I | 6mm 4MP Mini Dome IP Camera

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Hikvision DS-2CD2542FWD-I-6mm

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Quick Overview

The Hikvision DS-2CD2542FWD-I is a 4MP mini dome camera with the choice of either a 2.8mm, 4mm or 6mm fixed lens. This camera is more than suitable for outdoor applications with both IK08 vandal resistant housing and IP66 rated weatherproof housing. It also has built in infra-red LEDs that are effective up to 10m.

With a total width of less than 10cm, the DS-2CD2542FWD-I is a great choice if you are looking for a camera that is more discreet than standard dome cameras. It can be mounted in a variety of ways with 3-axes adjustability and a range of mounting accessories (please see our frequently bought together section).

The DS-2CD2542FWD-I uses a range of features to improve image quality such as wide dynamic range (WDR), 3D digital noise reduction (3D DNR) and back light compensation (BLC). To ensure that you are getting the most out of your CCTV, this camera supports a range of alarm triggers such as motion detection, tampering alarm, network disconnect, and storage exception.

Supporting H.264+, the DS-2CD2542FWD-I can efficiently use it's on board micro SD card slot. It can be powered by either a 12V DC power supply or by a PoE injector.

Remote access is made possible by the Hik-Connect app or through a web browser.
PLEASE NOTE: This product may not be available for next working day delivery.

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Product Datasheets

Hikvision DS-2CD2542FWD-I | 6mm 4MP Mini Dome IP Camera Datasheet (0.82MB)


This camera has been superseded by a camera from the G1 Family which was released in Spring 2017 - DS-2CD2555FWD-I

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Key Features

- Up to 4 megapixel high resolution
- Full HD1080p video
- Dual video streams
- 4mm fixed lens
- 120dB wide dynamic range
- 3D digital noise reduction
- 3-axis adjustment
- Support H.264+
- Up to 10m IR range
- IP66 weather-proof protection
- IK08 vandal proof protection


DS-2CD2522FWD-I
2.8mm - Horizontal field of view: 102°
4mm - Horizontal field of view: 83°
6mm - Horizontal field of view: 55.4°

Focal Length Diagram

For help on figuring out which focal length is best for you please see here.


Lux Levels - For more information on Lux Levels please look here.

Lux levels


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See this camera for yourself in our Hikvision DS-2CD2542FWD-I/-IS/-IWS camera demo:

Additional Information

Weight 600.0000
Image chip size 1/3"
Image chip type Progressive CMOS
Image Compression H.264/MJPEG/H.264+
Indoor / Outdoor Indoors or Outdoors
Ingress Protection IP66
Colour / monochrome True Day/Night
POE built-in Yes
Max. Resolution 2688 X 1520
Min. low-light lux 0 Lux (IR LED ON)
Supply Volts 12V DC or PoE
Lens Mount M12 mount
Aspect ratio 16:9
Megapixels 4 MP
Supplied with lens Yes
Accepts auto-iris lens Yes
IR Range Up to 10m
Max. Images per second 25
ONVIF Compatible Yes
Power Consumption max. 5W
Warranty 2 Years
Launch Date Autumn 2015
Focal Length 6mm
Wireless No Wireless

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