By: Sony
Sony Professional Equipment
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Network 1080p HD Fixed Camera With View-DR Technology

The Sony SNC-CH240 is the latest addition to its powerful lineup of network cameras. This dual-stream network HD cameras, supporting H.264, MPEG-4, and JPEG compression formats, delivers excellent picture quality in 1080p HD resolution at 30 fps.

The SNC-CH240 incorporates Sony’s new Exmor™ CMOS image sensor. It is specially designed for security applications and includes state-of-the- art image enhancement technologies such as View-DR. This technology incorporates the latest in Wide-D technology with Visibility Enhancer, and XDNR, allowing these cameras to provide quality HD images, even under the most challenging backlit environments. The SNC-CH240 Fixed Network Camera is the ideal choice for even the most demanding surveillance monitoring applications.

SNC-CH240 features include:

  • Superior 1080p HD picture quality, supporting h.264 at 30 fps
  • Maximum resolution 1920 x 1440
  • Superior dynamic range using newly developed View-DR (visibility enhanced wide dynamic range)
  • XDNR (excellent dynamic noise reduction) for clear images in low light without motion blur
  • Three codecs (JEPG/MPEG-4/H.264) and dual encoding
  • The new Exmor™ CMOS sensor provides high image quality and high sensitivity for surveillance
  • Easy focus function
  • DEPA Advanced - intelligent video and audio analytics, trigger an alarm based on user-defined rules, intelligent motion detection, tamper alarm and advanced audio detection
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) capability
  • CF slot for on-board recording allows streaming of locally stored data using RTP/RTCP protocol for backup purposes or post-recording reviews*3
  • ONVIF conformance (open network video interface forum)
Image Device 1/2.8 type progressive scan Exmor CMOS sensor
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1440 (3 MP)
Number of Effective Pixels 3.27 MP (2096 × 1561)
Video Compression H.264/MPEG-4/JPEG
Signal System NTSC / PAL
Display Format Full HD (1080p)
Codec Streaming Capability Dual streaming (any combination with H.264/MPEG-4/JPEG, including multiple streams of the same format)
Horizontal Viewing Angle 101.2 to 47°
Codec image size (H x V) 1920 x 1440, 1600 x 1200, 1680 x 1056, 1920 x 1080, 1440 x 912, 1376 x 768, 1280 x 960, 1280 x 800, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 1024, 1024 x 768, 1024 x 576, 800 x 480, 768 x 576, 720 x 576, 704 x 576, 720 x 480, 640 x 480, 640 x 368, 384 x 288, 320 x 240, 320 x 192 (H.264, MPEG-4, JPEG)
Lens Type Varifocal (built-in)
Zoom Ratio 2.1x optical zoom (2x digital zoom)
Electronic Shutter Speed 1 to 1/10000 sec
Focal Length f=2.8 to 6 mm
F Number F1.3 (Wide), F1.9 (Tele)
Minimum Object Distance (M.O.D.) 300 mm
Minimum Illumination Color: 0.40 lux, B/W: 0.25 lux (F1.2/View-DR OFF/XDNR ON-Middle/VE OFF/AGC High/50 IRE [IP])
Maximum Frame Rate H264: 20 fps (1920 x 1440) / 30 fps (1920 x 1080)
MPEG-4: 15 fps (1920 x 1440) / 20 fps (1920 x 1080)
JPEG: 10 fps (1920 x 1440) / 15 fps (1920 x 1080)
Focus Powered Focus: Yes (Easy Focus)
Day/Night Optical D/N
Gain Control Auto (3 levels)
Exposure Control Auto, EV Compensation, Auto Slow Shutter
White Balance Modes Auto (ATW, ATW-PRO), Preset, One-push WB, Manual
Noise Reduction XDNR technology
Scene Analytics Intelligent Motion Detection: Yes
Rule Filter: Yes
Intelligent Function DEPA
ONVIF ONVIF compliant

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