When we are talking about installation to security cameras, usually we have three things to do.
- Choose a wire connection: The different connection among normal power adapter, POE power adapter, and POE switch.
- Test: Before installation, we highly recommend you to make the right connection and simple test its function.
- Installing: Choose a high, broad angle, mount your camera to the wall, attach to a power source and troubleshoot any connection issues.
- Some useful operation guides: Fast and easy setup for the outdoor POE PTZ camera
This is an outdoor PTZ POE camera, no matter you are a newbie or a professional CCTV camera installer, we are still want to tell you that there are several connections of this camera.
If you do not want to use the POE Function, or you are a newbie to the POE PTZ camera, then you can use the normal power adapter, only need to plug in the socket and then power the PTZ camera.
normal power adapter-connection for 5mp poe-ptz camera
Via POE Adapter
A POE adapter is needed, when you choose this connection, compared to the normal connection, it can help you solve the trouble of wiring, cause you don’t need to install a power socket beside the POE PTZ camera, only one Ethernet cable connection between the PTZ camera and the POE power adapter, most importantly, the cable can be up to 200m.
poe injector connection for 5mp poe ptz camera
Via POE Switch
Compared to the POE power adapter, the POE Switch can connect up to 10 pieces PTZ camera at the same time at one NVR. This kind of connection is suitable for people who already have multiple POE cameras.
poe switch connection for 5mp poe ptz camera