This camera captures video up to a resolution of 8MP @ 20 FPS, which is 3840*2160 pixels. Every pixel added to your camera's picture gives you a higher image quality and more detail. So at 8MP, you're going to get a crisper, cleaner, and more detailed image.
The IPC3618SR3-DPF28LM-F Uniview 8MP Deep Learning Camera with Perimeter Protection Technology. Cameras now feature Deep Learning Technology, 30FPS Video, and up to 164 Feet of Night Vision. In addition, the camera has a built in PoE, and a built in MicroSD Card Slot for on board recording. With On Board Recording you will have a redundancy for your important data.
The IPC3618SR3-DPF28LM-F has a 2.8mm Fixed Lens F2.0. That means it’s fixed at one length; it can't optically zoom in and out. The longer the focal length on a fixed lens camera, the more zoomed in it is and the more close-up detail you'll be able to see. But the shorter the focal length, the wider the field of view and the more area your surveillance will cover.
This camera has an Ingress Protection (IP) rating of 67. This means the camera is completely protected from dust and other solid particles. It can also withstand being submerged in 3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes. Rest assured that when you install this camera outside, it will have no problem braving the toughest of storms.
This model is compliant with the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act), meaning it's safe to use and install on U.S. government properties. It was constructed with trusted and reliable technology at its core.