Available applications from Axis' partners.
Viewing cameras on the AXIS Camera Companion system from your mobile device.
|BrightSentry iPhone/iPad viewer||iPhone/iPad|
EyeSpyFX iPhone/iPad viewer
|EyeSpyFX Android viewer||Android|
|PVM streaming apps
Streaming video from a camera on the AXIS Camera Companion system via your mobile device to a standard public view monitor (PVM).
AXIS Camera Companion supports the majority of Axis network cameras and video encoders with firmware 5.40 or later.
|AXIS M1004-W Network Camera*|
|AXIS M1013 Network Camera|
|AXIS M1014 Network Camera|
|AXIS M1033-W Network Camera*|
|AXIS M1034-W Network Camera*|
|AXIS M1054 Network Camera*|
|AXIS M11 Network Camera Series*|
|AXIS M1143-L Network Camera|
|AXIS M1144-L Network Camera|
|AXIS M2014-E Network Camera|
|AXIS M3004-V Network Camera|
|AXIS M3005-V Network Camera|
|AXIS M3006-V Network Camera|
|AXIS M3007-P Network Camera|
|AXIS M3007-PV Network Camera|
|AXIS M3014 Network Camera*|
|AXIS M3024-LVE Network Camera|
|AXIS M3025-VE Network Camera|
|AXIS M3026-VE Network Camera|
|AXIS M31-R Network Camera Series*|
|AXIS M31-VE Network Camera Series*|
|AXIS M32 Network Camera Series*|
|AXIS M50 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS M7010 Video Encoder|
|AXIS M7014 Video Encoder|
|AXIS M7016 Video Encoder|
|AXIS P12 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS P13 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS P33 Network Camera Series (AXIS P3301/04/-V *)|
|AXIS P54 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS P55 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS P85 Network Camera Series*|
|AXIS P7210 Video Encoder|
|AXIS P7214 Video Encoder|
|AXIS P7216 Video Encoder|
|AXIS Q16 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS Q1765-LE Network Camera|
|AXIS Q17 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS Q19 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS Q60 Network Camera Series|
|AXIS Q7411 Video Encoder|
|AXIS P7224 Video Encoder*|
|AXIS Q7401 Video Encoder|
|AXIS Q7404 Video Encoder*|
|AXIS Q7406 Video Encoder*|
|AXIS Q7414 Video Encoder*|
|AXIS Q7424-R Video Encoder|
* Note: Since these network cameras do not support SD cards, a NAS (Network Attached Storage) device is required.
AXIS Camera Companion records video to SD/SDHC-cards in the network cameras. A 64 GB SD-card can typically store more than a month of video. There are limits for how many times you can rewrite an SD-card. The lifespan may vary between brands and different application (access patterns). When using the AXIS Camera Companion default settings, the lifespan of an SD-card is likely to be several years. More details: Edge storage
|Reference product||Size||Speed class|
|Sandisk SDHC-card||32 GB||4 or higher|
|Sandisk SDXC-card||64 GB||4 or higher|
See the network camera/video encoder specification for product specific details on supported SD cards.
As an alternative to local video recording to an SD/SDHC card, AXIS Camera Companion supports Network-Attached Storage (NAS) recording. This allows cameras without edge storage support to be part of an AXIS Camera Companion system, and record video to the NAS. Naturally, in such a system, the cameras do not become individual recording devices, but will require a network to function.
|Reference products||System size|
|QNAP TS-x21 Series||up to 8 cameras|
|QNAP TS-x69 Pro Series||up to 16 cameras|
|Synology DS214||up to 16 cameras|
|Buffalo TS5200||up to 16 cameras|
In locations with unreliable power, a UPS can be a good investment to ensure maximum uptime. This is particularly beneficial for an AXIS Camera Companion system that uses Power over Ethernet to power its cameras over the network, since a single UPS can then be used to secure not only the network equipment but also all the cameras in the system – a clear advantage over analog DVR-based systems.
A Power over Ethernet (PoE) switch provides power to cameras over the network, removing the need for separate power cables.
|Reference products||PoE ports||LAN ports|
A router is typically used whenever wireless cameras are used, wireless local access is required or when remote access is enabled. Routers with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) simplifies installation of Axis’ wireless cameras. Routers with UPnP simplify the setup of remote access to a system.
|Netgear N300 (WNR2000)|
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