SmartVu 5MP PTZ Camera

SmartVu cameras provide excellent image quality for all levels of applications, allowing scenes to be monitored more effectively, and action to be taken quickly and efficiently. With twenty times optical zoom, plus digital zoom to give effective thirty times, and 120 metre range infrared illuminator the SmartVu PTZ camera is ideal for outdoor video surveillance applications.

Why SmartVu?

  • Advanced file streaming protocol developed specifically for Video Surveillance, rather than generic Web Media protocols.
  • PAR file format video storage enables immediate playback across multiple channels with complete time synchronisation and allows storage of additional information such as event data and analytic streams.
  • MultiMode dynamic record and stream switching utilises activity detection to optimise recording profiles, reducing HDD storage costs by up to 80%.
  • Closed IP hardened management layer provides unparalleled, automatic security, automatic discovery of NetVu Connected products and an easy to use drag and drop allocation format.
  • Comprehensive event handling driven by physical interfaces, metadata or custom scripts, including active or inactive reporting and MQTT integration.
  • Embedded Meta data support with processing within the camera, server or viewing software and offering the functionality to deliver a total Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) solution, increasing timesaving, maximising efficiency benefits and automated risk reduction.
  • Bespoke PowerScripts deliver advanced processing of real time data, activity detection and other system extensions.
  • Compliant with PSTI and NDAA cyber protocol requirements.

Key Features

  • 5MP (2592 x 1944) resolution.
  • 20x Optical Zoom, with Digital Zoom to 30x.
  • 4.7mm to 94mm motorised, varifocal, auto-iris, lens with remote zoom and auto focus capability.
  • 120 metre infrared illuminator range for 24 hour operation.
  • Point&GoTM PTZ control, Pre-set positioning and patrols supported.
  • Activity Detection and Video Motion Detection (VMD) supported.
  • Activity-based video search, when used with Enterprise ObserverTM software.
  • 24V AC power supply for flexible installation.
  • Local alarm input.
  • IP66 Environmental rating for outdoor applications.

Technical Drawing

Part Numbering

SV-SD8 /
5000 /
Resolution: 5MP
30 /
Lens: 4.7mm – 94mm Autofocus
20x Optical Zoom, 30x Digital
I: Infra Red Illuminator


1 year, plus additional 1 year (registration required).


Image Sensor 1/2.8” 5MP IMX335 Sensor.
Pixel Resolution 2592 (H) x 1944 (V)
Day / Night Operation Automatic.
Minimum Illumination Colour Mode 0.05 Lux (AGC on). B&W Mode 0 Lux (IR on).
Internal or External Microphone External
Gain Control Y
Compression H.264 (MPEG-4 P10), MJPEG.
IR Distance 120m
Lens Operation Motorised Autofocus
Focal Length 4.7 to 94mm. 20x Motorized Zoom
Alarm Reporting NetVu Connected Remote Alarm Reporting.
Analytics VMD and Activity Detection integrated with Activity Search.
Network Protocols NetVu Connected Advanced Streaming, NetVu Connected Remote Codec, HTTP/HTTPS, TCP/IP, UDP/IP, RTSP/RTP Unicast and Multicast, NTP, Zeroconf, ModBus.



Power 24V AC Terminal Input. 72W.
IP Rating IP66.
Operating Temperature -20°C to 60°C
Operating Humidity 0% to 90% (Non-condensing).
Approvals UKCA and CE marked. Complies with part 15 of FCC CFR47. RoHS Compliant.
Product Dimensions 400mm x 180mm x 270mm
Product Weight 6 kg


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Version 1.7 –
15/07/2022 –

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