Dahua's 4K ultra-HD network camera series

Product Profile

Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China, announced its latest 4K Ultra-HD Network Camera Series— DH-IPC-81200. This new series is the highest-end offering from Dahua and has a 12-Megapixel (4K UHD) resolution and features a 4K ultra-HD codec and smart detection.

Full scene fidelity and sharp images

All models of the DH-IPC-81200 Network Camera Series provide a total resolution of 3840 X 2160 at full frame rate to deliver spectacular images. This series employs the high standard Sony Exmor R 1/1.7" CMOS colour sensor with 12-Megapixel effective resolution and the Ambarella Cortex-A9 1GHz dual core DSP which generates clearer images with higher sensitivity and lower noise. With outstanding video quality in 4K ultra HD resolution, the new Dahua 4K Ultra-HD network series camera is suitable for indoor and outdoor installation to provide full scene fidelity and sharp images.

Dahua HFW81200E-Z and HDBW81200E-Z both enable 4 times optical zoom with synchronous focusing and can fast zoom & focus within 5 seconds. The powerful lens offers a wide angle viewing range (106° ~32°). The 4K ultra-HD series adopts the new E-PTZ function which offers auto-tracking for objects that triggered an alarm. The high-end hardware is complemented by an equally powerful firmware and software that enables a variety of intelligent functions including IVS, face detection, people counting and heat map. Dahua 4K Ultra-HD network camera series bring new visual experience for the users, as well as ease-of-use, while providing maximum security and operational efficiency.

Product highlights


  • 1/1.7” Sony Exmor sensor IMX226                                       
  • 4x optical zoom lens                                                                                      
  • (3840x2160)@30fps
  • -30°C ~60°C working temperature function
  • IR LED Array, max 50 meters function


  • Max Resolution: 4K (3840x2160)@30fp
  • E-PTZ Function
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Technical Specification

Make Dahua Technology
Manufacturer Dahua Technology Ltd
Model code DH-IPC-HDBW81200E-Z
Chip Inch Size 1/2
Colour Type Colour / Monochrome
Resolution TVL 12MP
HD Yes
Megapixel Yes
Dome Type Static
Digital (DSP) Yes
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12 V DC
Power Consumption: <24 W
Focal length 4.1 ~ 16.4mm
Compression H.264/H.264B/H.264H/ MJPEG
Back Light Compensation Yes
Auto Gain Control Yes
White Balance Yes
Electronic Shutter range 1/3(4) ~ 1/100000s
S/ N (Signal/ Noise) Ratio dB >50
Network Properties Network Protocols: IPv4/IPv6, HTTP, HTTPS, SSL, TCP/IP, UDP, UPnP, ICMP, IGMP, SNMP, RTSP, RTP, SMTP, NTP, DHCP, DNS, PPPOE, DDNS, FTP, IP Filter, QoS, Bonjour, 802.1x
Image Frame Rate: 30fps
Inclusive DVR/ Web Server: Micro SD
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 159 × 118
Weight g: 1,100
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: -30 ~ +60 C(-22 ~ +140 F)
Operating Humidity %: < 95
Protection: IP67
Additional info Dahua Technology DH-IPC-HDBW81200E-Z is a colour monochrome IP dome camera that features:
  • Support H.264&MJPEG dual codec
  • Multiple network monitoring: Web viewer, CMS(DSS/PSS) & DMSS
  • 4.1mm ~16.4mm motorised lens
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