Basic Wiring Overview
When you access your camera you will notice a few additional wiring connections associated with the device. These connections contain a power connection and ground, an Ethernet connection, audio wires, and alarm wiring.
1. POWER - This connection is optional for this device since the device will draw power via an Ethernet cable (PoE) however, the option is there. The camera will require a basic 12V DC power adapter. This wire also has a optional grounding (EARTH) wire for additional grounding of the unit.
2. ALARM - This connection provides alarm in and alarm out features to an external alarm or security system. The basic overview of these wires are as follows:
3. Ethernet Connection - This connection is used to transmit data and transmit PoE power to the unit. The unit is standard PoE (802.3at) compatible. A POE+ connection is not applicable for this device.
4. AUDIO OUT - This connection provides a mono RCA input for outgoing audio. This connection is typically used to run an external speaker which can be implemented for two-way audio. External speaker sold separately.
5. AUDIO IN - This connection provides a mono RCA connection to utilize an auxiliary microphone. For more information or if you would like to purchase an external microphone for your camera, please click here