Sony SNC-P1 network colour camera - advancing to the next level

Product Profile

The Sony SNC-P1 MPEG-4/JPEG network colour camera is opening unlimited possibilities to an extensive range of network video monitoring applications.  

Responding to the growing demand for an affordable and easy-to-use network camera, the SNC-P1 from Sony Professional Solutions Europe offers a cost-effective solution for a broad range of remote monitoring applications such as retail, offices, manufacturing lines and web casting.

In addition to the industry-standard JPEG compression format, the SNC-P1 utilises the efficient MPEG-4 compression format, which provides smooth video/audio streaming via ordinary broadband network environments such as DSL or CATV.  And, thanks to the high compression ratio of the MPEG-4 format, the SNC-P1 can achieve a high frame rate of up to 30 fps even when bandwidth is limited.


  • All-in-one MPEG4 video network camera
  • High frame rate up to 30 fps at QVGA resolution
  • Fixed focus lens requires no adjustment
  • Smart, sensitive motion vector detection


  • Access your video from anywhere at any time
  • More picture detail thanks to progressive scan CCD
  • Get the full picture thanks to two way audio communication
  • Unattended operation thanks to built-in motion detection
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Technical Specification

Make Sony
Manufacturer Sony Professional Solutions Europe
Model code SNC-P1
Chip Inch Size 1/4
Colour Type Colour / Monochrome
Resolution 650 x 494
Digital (DSP) Yes
Sensitivity Lux 3.0
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12 V DC
Power Consumption: 3.5 W
Motion Activated Yes
Focal Length mm 3.8
Network Properties Image Frame Rate: 30 fps
Interface: 100Base-TX/10Base-T (RJ-45)
Network Protocols: TCP/IP, HTTP, ARP, ICMP, FTP, SMTP, DHCP
Auto Gain Control Yes
White Balance Yes
Electronic Shutter Range 1 ~ 1/10,000
Compression Type JPEG, MPEG-4
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 99.5 x 35 x 138.5
Weight g: 225
Environmental Specifications Operating Temperature oC: 0 ~ 35
Operating Humidity %: 20 ~ 80
System Requirements Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000/XP
Web Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or 6.0
Hardware and System related properties: Intel Pentium III, 1 GHz or higher, 256 MB RAM minimum
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