D-Link 5MP Full HD 65' IR Vandalproof Outdoor Varifocal PoE Dome Camera

D-Link 5MP Full HD 65' IR Vandalproof Outdoor Varifocal PoE Dome Camera

Professional-grade vandalproof camera ideal for surveillance applications
  • 5.0 megapixel progressive scan CMOS
  • Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080, max. 2592 x 1944
  • 2.8 - 12mm varifocal lens
  • 65' IR distance
  • Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) image enhancement
  • H.265, H.264, MJPEG codec support for streaming and recording
  • Motion detection
  • Privacy mask
  • IP67 rating
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Professional-grade vandalproof camera ideal for surveillance applications
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The D-Link DCS-6517 5 Megapixel H.265 Outdoor Dome Network Camera is a high-definition professional surveillance and security solution suitable for businesses and enterprises. The camera uses a 5 megapixel progressive scan CMOS sensor to deliver truly superior quality video in all conditions. Combined with its power over Ethernet (PoE) capability this truly is a versatile solution that can be used in a wide range of applications.

Continuous Monitoring

The DCS-6517 also has built-in IR LED illuminators with a 20 meters range, allowing the camera to keep watch even in complete darkness. 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.


  • microSD card slot for onboard storage1
  • 10/100 Fast Ethernet port with PoE ensures easy integration into your network
  • DI/DO socket for connection to external devices4
  • Audio in and out jacks can be connected to a microphone and speaker for 2-way audio

Built for the Outdoors

Specifically designed for outdoor environments, the DCS-6517 is IP67 certified – one of the toughest Ingress Protection (IP) ratings that is given to products tested to protect against dust and long-term water immersion. A sunshield provides added protection against the elements while blocking out glare, and various mounting options gives installers maximum flexibility for any location. Most importantly, support for Power over Ethernet (PoE) provides power and network connectivity via a single cable – making the DCS-6517 a truly versatile solution that can be used in a wide range of applications.

Outdoor Placement

  • Built-in smart IR LED illuminator with a 65 ft. range for use in dark areas
  • Built-in heating and cooling capabilities ensure camera can work in a wide range of climates from -40 °F to 122 °F
  • Range of mounting options for flexible placement
  • Rugged IP67 weatherproof housing
  • IK10-certified for protection against vandalism

Robust Management Software

The DCS-6517 comes bundled with 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.

Free D-ViewCam Video Management Software DCS-100

Bundled free with D-Link network cameras D-ViewCam enables users to centrally manage multiple cameras for home or businesses.

Supporting up to 32 network cameras and up to 64 users, D-ViewCam is compatible with all current D-Link network cameras and video servers, offers digital monitoring and recording with a wide array of features including simultaneous video recording, playback and live view.

D-ViewCam offers scheduled, motion and manual recording. Recorded files can be searched by video type and selected files can be played, edited and converted into AVI or ASF files. The e-map mode in the application allows users to arrange a map with camera locations and orientation, while additional features such as auto-patrol, rotate, zoom, and focus provide optimal control over video surveillance.

D-ViewCam Mobile

Keep an eye on your surveillance cameras anytime, anywhere with D-Link’s D-ViewCam Mobile app. The D-ViewCam Mobile app makes it easy to check on your business no matter where you are, no matter what time of day it is.

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 optional cable harness provides a group of connections such as audio input/output and digital input/output, which supports connections to external triggers such as IR sensors, switches, and alarm relays.

Protection and Warranty:

Purchases are protected by a 5-year manufacturer’s limited warranty.

Please contact D-Link directly for support and warranty needs.

Website:  https://support.dlink.com/

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 877-354-6555 (24 hour support line)

Note: Observint will offer NO TECH SUPPORT/WARRANTY for D-Link Products


More Information
Camera Resolution (px) 1920 x 1080, max. 2592 x 1944
Audio Yes
Audio Compression G.711
RS-485 Yes
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
connectors BNC
AGC Control Yes
Lux (B/W) 0.008
Lux (Color) 0.01
Megapixel 5.0
IR Array Range (ft) 65
Color Yes
Day/Night Function True D/N w/Mechanical cut filter
Digital Noise Reduction (DNR) 3D DNR
Imager Size (in) 1/2.9
Imager Type Progressive Scan CMOS
Wide Dynamic Yes
Product Color White
Pan Angle 375°
Outdoor Yes
Operating Temperature (F) -40° ~ 122°
Operating Humidity 20% ~ 80% (non-condensing)
Rotate Angle 90°
Weight (lb) 2.1
Vandal-proof IK10
Tilt Angle 73°
Certification CE, FCC, C-Tick
Dimensions 5.93" x 5.28" x 4.57"
Ingress Protection IP67
Focal Length (mm) 2.8 to 12
Relative Aperture (F-stop) F1.4
Lens Type Motorized Varifocal
FOV (degrees) 75° ~ 24°
802.3 802.3af
Ethernet Interface 10/100 BASE-TX
Power (w) 12 Vdc: 1.5 A, max. 10 W ± 5% (PoE): (802.3af)
PoE 802.3af
Privacy Video Block Yes
SD Card Reader Micro SD card (not included) up to 128 GB
Motion Detection Yes
Compression Type H.265, H.264, MJPEG
Email Notification Yes
Event Log Yes
Event Notification Yes
Video Streaming Dual
Mobile App iOS & Android
Brand D-Link
Warranty Manufacturer's 5-Year


File Name File Size File Type
Data Sheet416 KBPDF
Manual10 MBPDF
Quick Install Guide30.1 MBPDF
D-ViewCam Software565 KBPDF
Warranty56 KBPDF
Pin Assignment78 KBPDF