Swann NHD-816 3MP Day & Night Outdoor Dome Camera

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About this product


Product overview

• Super HD resolution 3 megapixel camera
• Powerful night vision up to 30m
• IP CCTV technology for straight forward and easy networking for your camera
• Wide viewing angle of 80 degrees to monitor the area
• IP66 weatherproof rated for use indoors or outdoors

What features does my camera have?
A great addition to any security system, the Swann NHD-816 is a flexible camera. It gives a great image in most light conditions including total darkness with its powerful 30m night vision. With its 80 degrees viewing angle you can focus on what’s important to you whether that’s focusing on a certain spot or a wider area. The ultra-high quality 3 megapixel resolution captures a great amount of detail to give you peace of mind.

How do I set up my dome camera?
This camera can only be used in combination with Swann’s Full HD network video recorders (NVR) including NVR4-7300, NVR8-7300 & NVR16-7300. The Swann NHD-816 comes with everything you will need to install it including 18m Ethernet cable, screws and fixings. To record from your camera just plug into the Ethernet port of your NVR.

Where should I place my camera?
With its aluminium dome and IP66 weatherproof rating this is a great security camera for indoors and outdoors. The camera is designed to be fixed to the underside of ceilings and overhangs. It’s best situated where it’s not possible to reach but where you can easily access if necessary.


Analogue No
Hi Def Analogue No
IP Yes
Camera Type
Bullet No
Dome Yes
Pan Tilt Zoom No
Indoor Outdoor
Indoor Yes
Outdoor IP66 Rated (Weatherproof)
Connection fitting
Ethernet Yes
Cable Length 18 m
Image Sensor Swann TruColour
Resolution 3 Megapixel (2048 x 1536 [4:3], 2304 x 1296 [16:9])
Lens Size 2.8 mm
Recording Frame Rate N/A
Zoom magnification N/A
Still Image Capture N/A
Viewing Angle (Horizontal) 80°
Viewing Angle (Vertical) 80°
Rotation angle N/A
Day/Night Mode? Yes
Night Vision
Night Vision Distance up to 30 m
Number of Infra-Red LEDs 2
Infra-Red LED Lifespan (Average) 10,000 hours
Min Illumination 0 lux (IR on)
Remote monitoring from mobile device No
Push alerts to your mobile device No
One way audio Yes
Two way audio No
Operating Systems and Protocols
Windows N/A
Apple IOS N/A
Android N/A
Other N/A
Wireless Connectivity
Wireless? No
Frequency? N/A
Digital? No
Wi-Fi? No
Operating Power DC 12 V
Operating Temperature -20°C to 45°C
Body Construction Aluminium
Dimensions – Camera 120 mm x 108 mm x 78 mm
Weight – Camera 464 g
Backlight Compensation Yes
White Balance Yes
Package contents
NHD-816 Camera
Ethernet Cable 60ft/18m
Mounting Screws and plugs
Operating Instructions
Theft deterrent stickers

There is a statement that this camera is compatible with NVR - 7082 system but when you check the compatibility chart it says not, can you confirm if the camera is or is not compatible with the NVR-7082 please?

Asked by: Anonymous
This camera can only be used in combination with Swann’s Full HD network video recorders (NVR) including NVR4-7300, NVR8-7300 & NVR16-7300.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-06-06

What is the difference in pic quality between this 3mp camera and the 1080p camera also sold?

Asked by: Baz1
The following link perfectly highlights the resolution and quality differences of available camera systems http://www.swann.com/media/swann-camera-compatibility.pdf
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-05-19

Can this be installed on a vertical surface?

Asked by: Baz1
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-05-19

Does this camera come in BLACK or just in WHITE?

Asked by: Dooney
This is only available in white.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-03-02

Is this camera compatible with a Swann nvr4 7082

Asked by: Stubby
Yes, I am pleased to advise this will be suitable with the 7082.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2016-02-08

Would this camera go on my NVR4-7285 4 Channel 1080p Network Video Recorder?

Asked by: richie1969
Yes but only if you lower the quality to 1080p.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-02-04

What software is supplied (if any) with this camera to enable viewing of the output on a PC connected to the network. Also is it possible to "remote view" from a distant location?

Asked by: gordonN
As shown on the main page: "How do I set up my dome camera? This camera can only be used in combination with Swann’s Full HD network video recorders (NVR)"
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-11-26
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