AXIS Companion software

Video surveillance made simple

  • Easy and intuitive surveillance
  • Secure remote access to video
  • Mobile app for freedom of use
  • Alert notifications
  • Flexible user management

AXIS Companion video management software is designed for small businesses needing to monitor their premises, people and assets. With outstanding usability, AXIS Companion is intuitive and easy to operate, helping reduce the cost of training and support. 

Optimized for basic surveillance needs

Real-time alert notifications keep business owners aware of any suspicious activity and can be customized to suit the customer’s business needs. And thanks to the flexible user management it’s easy to control what different users have access to in the system.

Available at any time, from anywhere

Axis Secure Remote Access technology allows users easy access to live or recorded video even from remote directly on a mobile device or PC with no need for network or router configuration.

AXIS Companion mobile app

View monitor in a smart way

AXIS Companion apps for Apple TV and Android TV make it easy to view live video from your AXIS Companion video surveillance system on any monitor. View a single camera at a time or create a split view with up to 16 cameras in a flexible way. The TV apps can be downloaded from the app store on your TV.

Protects the customer’s investment

AXIS Companion is a future-proof solution that scales seamlessly up to 16 cameras per location. It offers tight integration with all products in AXIS Companion at the same time as it offers the full flexibility of Axis’ complete product portfolio.

AXIS Companion version 4 (Windows 64 bit only)

Important! If you are using AXIS Companion version 3, please read the section below.

Release notes


AXIS Companion version 3

There are circumstances where you need an earlier release of AXIS Companion:

  • If you have devices with a firmware older than 8.40
  • If your site has no internet access
  • If you use a third-party NAS

The migration guide contains information that will help you decide what version you need. 


Download AXIS Companion version 3:
Windows app
Mobile app for iOS
Mobile app for Android

Documentation for AXIS Companion version 3:
User Manual