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AXIS Camera Recorder

Software for recording and monitoring

AXIS Camera Recorder software offers Windows PC users basic video recording and monitoring functions for security surveillance at an attractive price level.

The software enables live video surveillance on a PC, as well as the ability to record video continuously, on schedule, on alarm or when motion is detected.

You can be alerted to alarm events by computer sound or e-mail, and search for specific recordings by date/time or event.

AXIS Camera Recorder is ideal for maintaining a good visual track on your hotel, service site or factory, or wherever you need to record and monitor movements for safety and security.

Together with Axis network cameras and video servers, this versatile software takes advantage of your existing network infrastructure. It is easy to use, install and maintain.

AXIS Camera Recorder supports the following Axis network cameras and video servers:

The devices must have firmware 2.34 or higher installed.

Product features

  • Record from and view cameras at up to 30/25 (NTSC/PAL) frames per second

  • Support for up to 16 cameras per installation/license

  • Image database (up to 160 GB, 40 GB per camera or 600,000 frames per camera) with recovery options

  • Automatic database resizing for continuous recording at low disk space

  • Scheduled recording on time and/or events

  • Advanced motion detection with exclude filter for image areas of no interest

  • Limit recordings to images on motion or alarm

  • Receive motion alerts via e-mail
  • All system messages on-screen, in log files and optionally via e-mail
  • Find specific recordings by date/time or event
  • Playback of recordings in real-time, or at controllable speed and play direction
  • Control of PTZ cameras
  • Up to 25 PTZ preset positions per camera for fast PTZ control
  • Advanced input/output control
  • Export single images and video sequences
  • Multi-lingual support: English, German, French, Spanish
Minimum processor requirements
for frame rates
NTSC/PAL
cameras
10 fps, medium compression 10 fps, high compression
P4, 1.0 GHz P4, 1.0 GHz
P4, 1.0 GHz P4, 1.0 GHz
P4, 1.8 GHz P4, 1.0 GHz - P4, 1.8 GHz
16 P4, 3.06 GHz P4, 1.8 GHz
NTSC/PAL
cameras
25 fps, medium compression 25 fps, high compression
1 P4, 1.0 GHz P4, 1.0 GHz
4 P4, 1.8 GHz P4, 1.8 GHz
8 P4, 3.06 GHz P4, 3.06 GHz
16 N/A N/A

 

Medium compression
NTSC/PAL cameras
NTSC/PAL
cameras
P4, 1.0 GHz P4, 1.8 GHz P4, 3.06 GHz
  Medium Compression
1 25 25 25
2 50 50 50
4 80 90 100
8 65 140 170
16 50 160 200

 

Operating system requirements

  • Windows XP Professional, 2000, NT (SP3) or Windows Server 2003
  • Internet Explorer 5.0, or higher
  • TCP/IP support

Minimum hardware requirements

  • Pentium 4,  1 GHz processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 40 GB free hard disk space
  • CD-drive
  • SVGA or higher resolution monitor
  • Microsoft mouse or compatible pointing device

Axis network camera & video server support

Axis network cameras:

  • AXIS 205
  • AXIS 206M
  • AXIS 206W
  • AXIS 207
  • AXIS 210
  • AXIS 210A
  • AXIS 211
  • AXIS 2100
  • AXIS 2110
  • AXIS 2120
  • AXIS 2130 PTZ
  • AXIS 2420

Axis video servers:

  • AXIS 241Q/S
  • AXIS 2400+
  • AXIS 2400+ Blade
  • AXIS 2401+
  • AXIS 2401+ Blade
  • AXIS 2411

Devices must be installed with firmware 2.34 or higher.