What Is Panoramic Security Camera

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A panoramic security camera is the IP surveillance camera that enables to simultaneously monitor an area overview from a fisheye lens offering a wider field of view, up to 360 degrees. Outdoor fisheye security cameras come with various types, using either a combination of multiple image sensors or a single fisheye ultra-wide angle lens. In terms of the angle of panoramic view, there are 180 degree panoramic security cameras and 360 degree fisheye IP cameras.

A 360-degree fisheye panoramic security camera enables 360° surround view without blind spots that is ideal for surveillance applications requiring wide area coverage in a single view.
As for the 180 panoramic security cameras, they can provide full situational awareness when installed on a wall, in corridors or reception areas.

VelaCCTV offers a huge collection of fisheye and panoramic IP security cameras including their installation services. Fisheye and panoramic IP security cameras are not only a new breed of security camera systems, but also another cost-effective option for comprehensive security.


Advantages of panoramic security cameras

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1. Ultra-Wide Coverage

A panoramic fisheye security camera boasts of 180 degree or 360 degree field of view. That’s to say, it can replace multiple traditional fixed-lens security cameras to cover wide areas without blind spots.

2. Panoramic Security Cameras Can Greatly Reduce Cost

As a single outdoor panoramic surveillance camera can do effective monitoring of large areas, more money need not to be paid for installing multiple IP cameras.

3. Panoramic IP Cameras Are Reliable In Performance

The panoramic and fisheye security cameras are capable to deliver 360° panorama view without image distortion, ensuing no single details would slip away without notice.


Hikvision IP Panoramic Camera Features


  • Up to 5 megapixel high resolution
  • 2560×1920 @30fps
  • H.265, H.265+, H.264+, H.264
  • Support 14 display modes
  • FOV: horizontal field of view 180°, vertical field of view 180°
  • Dual video streams
  • Digital Noise Reduction
  • Support on-board storage, up to 128 G
  • DC12V & PoE (802.3af)
  • Up to 8 m IR range
  • S: Audio/Alarm IO
  • Mobile Monitoring via Hik-Connect or IVMS-4500

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