Arecont Vision

Arecont Vision Costar Outdoor Bullet Camera

Product Profile

The Contera Bullet outdoor-ready megapixel camera features 1080p and 5-megapixel (MP) resolution for optimum performance.  The Contera Bullet combines a day/night mechanical IR cut filter with an integrated motorized 2.7–12mm varifocal remote focus and zoom precision iris (P-iris) lens. 

Regardless of the time of day, the Contera Bullet is prepared for any lighting condition.  For applications with poor lighting conditions, Enhanced WDR™ (wide dynamic range) at 120dB provides the best visual balance to shaded and bright light conditions. 

For clear colour images in low-light, NightView™ offers strong low-light sensitivity for capturing details in extremely poor-lit scenes, and is further enhanced by built-in Smart IR LED illumination that automatically adjusts output in response to the distance of an object in view to prevent over-exposure when the object is very close to the camera. 

The Contera Bullet is ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) Profile S and G compliant, providing interoperability between network video products regardless of manufacturer.

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Technical Specification

Make Arecont Vision
Manufacturer Arecont Vision
Model code AV05CLB-100
Series Contera Bullet Series
Chip Inch Size 1/3
Colour Type True Day / Night
Resolution 5MP & 1080P
Digital (DSP) Yes
Specialist Type Megapixel
Sensitivity Lux 0.01 ~ 0.1
Auto Iris Yes
Direct Drive Yes
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12 ~ 48 V DC / 24 V AC / PoE
Power Consumption: 8.9 W
Focal Length mm 2.7 ~ 12
Wide Dynamic Range Yes
Picture Elements HxV 2592 x 1944
Network Properties Image Frame Rate: 30 fps
Interface: 10/100Base-T Ethernet, RJ45
Network Protocols: SNMP, IPv6, IPv4, HTTP, HTTPS, SSL, TCP/IP, UPnP, UDP, RTCP, RTSP, RTP, SMTP, NTP, DHCP, FTP, 802.1x, Zero Configure
Back Light Compensation Yes
Auto Gain Control Yes
White Balance Yes
Electronic Shutter Range 0.1ms ~ 500ms
Zoom Yes
Compression Type H.265/H.264 (MPEG-4, Part 10)/Motion JPEG
Physical Specifications Weight g: 1,230
Dimensions mm: 119 x 119 x 236
Environmental Specifications Protection: IP66, IK10
Operating Temperature oC: -20 ~ +50 C (-4 ~ +122 F)
Operating Humidity %: 0 ~ 90
Additional info
  • 5MP Resolution
  • Remote Focus/Zoom Motorised P-Iris Lens
  • SNAPstream+™ Capability to Reduce Bandwidth without Impacting Image Quality
  • NightView™ for Strong Low Light Performance
  • True Day/Night Functionality with Mechanical IR Cut Filter
  • Enhanced WDR up to 120dB at Full Resolution: See Clearly in Shaded and Bright Light Conditions Simultaneously
  • CorridorView™ Allows 90° Image Rotation for Better Coverage in Hallways and Corridors
  • Privacy Mask, Motion Detection, Bit Rate Control, Multi-Streaming, Multicasting, Forensic Zooming, and Scaling
  • On-Screen Display (OSD)
  • Defog Technology
  • Triple Encoder: H.265/H.264/MJPEG
  • Network Protocols Include SNMP, IPv6, HTTPS, DHCP, 802.1x, and More
  • Smart IR Illumination with Variable Illumination Ensures that IR Light is Evenly Disbursed up to 66ft (20m) for Scenes with Low or No Ambient Light
  • Audio Out
  • SDHC Card Slot for Onboard Storage
  • Outdoor Rated IP66 and IK-10 Impact-Resistant Housing
  • Easily Adjustable 3-Axis Gimbal
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