How to Switch to H.265 Compression on an IP Camera
Most Amcrest products are H.265 compatible. However, for maximum compatibility when accessing your device in a web browser, or other third party applications, our H.265 compatible products will be factory defaulted to H.264. However, for optimal performance, the device's settings can be upgraded to H.265 compression if needed. For more information on H.265 compression click here.
How to Switch to H.265 Compression.
Step 1: Log into your device locally or using a web browser. For more information on how to access the web user interface (web UI) for your device, please click here.
Step 2: Click on Setup and navigate to Camera>>Video.
Step 3: Locate the Encode Mode dropdown menu and select H.265.
Step 4: Click Save to set your device to H.265 compression.