AXIS Camera Companion

The easiest way to network video surveillance




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  • Excellent HDTV image quality
  • Easy to install and use
  • No central PC or DVR needed
  • Remote and wireless access to video
  • Viewing apps for iPhone, iPad and Android
  • Scalable and future-proof

Optimized for smaller installations

AXIS Camera Companion is the market’s easiest video surveillance solution optimized for small systems up to 16 cameras, such as retail stores, hotels and offices. It offers future-proof IP advantages such as superb digital HDTV image quality and optimized bandwidth usage with Axis Mobile Streaming. The system consists of a software running on standard Axis cameras, storage on SD cards or Network-Attached Storage (NAS) devices, software clients for PC and smartphones, and standard network equipment. The software has extensive language support.


Direct access to HDTV image quality

AXIS Camera Companion delivers crisp, clear HDTV image quality, for reliable identification of people and incidents. It is easy to access the system over the Internet to view live or recorded video from home or from another site. With its PC client, as well as viewing apps for iPhone, iPad and Android, AXIS Camera Companion lets you view video at any time – from anywhere.

Scalable and future-proof


AXIS Camera Companion is a scalable and future-proof network video solution for up to 16 cameras. Adding new cameras to the system is easy. No extra charge or additional equipment needed. Existing analog cameras can be integrated using Axis video encoders. If you want to step up to another IP solution in the future, you can re-use all your installed Axis network cameras and video encoders, as well as your network equipment.

Product awards

  Recommended by Benchmark Magazine
ASIS Accolades Security’s Best Award
AXIS Camera Companion was recognized as the Best Video Surveillance System at the Electronic Security Expo (ESX) 2012
Benchmark Magazine: "AXIS Camera Companion is flexible and functional, easy to use, and offers a credible alternative to traditional video surveillance system design."   ASIS International, United States, has selected AXIS Camera Companion as one of its 2012 ASIS Accolades Award winners.   AXIS Camera Companion was recognized as the Best Video Surveillance System at the Electronic Security Expo (ESX) 2012