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D-Link DCS-6517 5MP Day & Night Outdoor Vandal-Proof Network Camera


Camera Overview
The D-Link DCS-6517 5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera is a high definition professional surveillance and security solution suitable for small, medium, and large enterprises. The camera uses a 5 megapixel progressive scan CMOS sensor to deliver truly superior quality video in all conditions. The all-in-one rugged design makes this camera extremely reliable and ideal for deployment in surveillance applications without the need for additional accessories. 

Built for the Outdoors
Specially built for outdoor use, the DCS-6517 has an IP66 weatherproof housing that protects it from dirt and rain. The durable housing of the DCS-6517 has also been designed to meet IK10 vandal proof specifications, meaning that it can be deployed into areas that require the peace of mind that the DCS-6517 can provide. Combined with its power over Ethernet (PoE) capability, the DCS-6517 truly is a versatile solution that be used in a wide range of applications. 

Continuous Monitoring
In low-light situations, the IR cut filter automatically slides out of the way to use all available light. The DCS-6517 also has built-in IR LED illuminators with a 20 meter range, allowing the camera to keep watch even in complete darkness. These features work together to give you a reliable surveillance camera capable of monitoring an area 24 hours a day. To maximize bandwidth efficiency and improve image quality, the DCS-6517 provides real-time video compression using the H.264, and MJPEG codecs, and supports three separate profiles for simultaneous video streaming and recording. This versatility enables a wide variety of security applications, such as monitoring public areas to detect incidents and to coordinate responses, enforcing access control to restricted areas, deterring criminal activity, or monitoring inventory. 

Flexible Connectivity
The DCS-6517 has a built-in 802.3af compliant PoE module that simplifies installation by providing power and networking connectivity with a single cable, reducing the need to drill holes or lay additional cabling. In addition, the included digital input and output connector enables connections to external devices such as IR sensors, switches and alarm relays. 

Video Management Software
The DCS-6517 5 Megapixel Day & Night Outdoor Dome Network Camera includes D-ViewCam, a complete surveillance software package that enables you to view, manage, and record from up to 32 cameras on a single computer in a central location. Recordings and e-mail alerts can be triggered through motion detection or events triggered by digital input devices, keeping administrators informed of any unusual activity. 


Event Management
  • Motion detection by weekly schedule
  • Event notification and upload snapshots/video
  • Clips via HTTP, SMTP or FTP
  • Multiple HTTP, SMTP or FTP server configurations
  • Multiple event notifications
  • Multiple recording methods for easy backup


D-ViewCam™ Features
  • Manage up to 32 cameras at once
  • Adjustable image size and quality
  • Custom recording schedules
  • Event notifications
  • Upload a customised floor plan



  • 5 Megapixel, up to 2560x1920 resolution
  • IP66 weatherproof and IK10 vandal proof
  • Night vision with built-in IR LED illumination
  • Vari-focal lens 
  • Local storage on MicroSD card
  • Wide Dynamic Range image enhancement
  • Built-in 802.3af PoE
  • ONVIF compliant 
Vandal-proof : Yes
ONVIF Compliant : Yes
Dimensions (Size) : 137 x 137 x 106 mm
Warranty : Limited Lifetime
Max Resolution : Full HD +
Camera Type : Dome
Design : Outdoor|Vandal Proof|Night Vision|PoE
Housing Type : Dome
Indoor / Outdoor : Outdoor
Megapixels : 5 MP
Max. Video Resolution : 2560x1920 @ 15fps
Night Vision : Yes
Night Vision Range : 20m
Motorised Pan / Tilt : No
Optical Zoom : 3x
Motion Detection : Yes
Email Notification : Yes
Video Compression : MPEG-4|MJPEG|H.264
Lens Type : Varifocal
Horizontal Field of View : 27 - 67 degrees
Lens Focal Length : 3 - 10.5mm
Image Enhancement : WDR|AES|AGC|AWB
Power : PoE, Power Supply
Memory Card Slot : Micro SD


SKU DCS-6517
Barcode # 790069415340
Brand D-Link
Shipping Weight 2.1600kg
Shipping Width 0.100m
Shipping Height 0.050m
Shipping Length 0.280m
Shipping Cubic 0.001400000m3
Manufacturer Warranty
12 Months Limited Warranty
Manufacturer Contact Info
1300 766 868

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D-Link DCS-6517 5MP H.264 Outdoor Dome Network Camera

Model# DCS-6517

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