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Notes on Privacy and Publicity Rights Regarding the Use of Video/Audio
When using the camera (for video or audio recording), it is the full responsibility of the user to
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protect privacy and avoid any violation of publicity rights. For example, obtain consent to install
the camera in advance if specific buildings or rooms are to be monitored. Canon shall have no
liability whatsoever in this regard.
Installation Guide
Legal Notice
In some cases, camera monitoring may be prohibited by law or regulation, the details of which
differ by country or region. Before using the camera, check the laws or regulations of the country
or region where the camera is used.
Thank you for purchasing Canon Network Camera VB-H610VE/VB-H610D/VB-M600VE/VB-M600D
(hereafter referred to as the camera).
User Manuals
VB-H610D/VB-M600D is designed for indoor use only. It is also possible to install the VB-H610VE/
VB-M600VE outdoors, such as underneath eaves.
• Installation Guide (This document)
Be sure to read "Installation Guide" (this document) and "Operation Guide" (included in the Setup
This guide provides notes on camera installation and explains the procedures to install the
CD-ROM) before use.
camera onto a ceiling or wall.
This "Installation Guide" explains the installation method for installing the camera on a ceiling or
wall and the installation method using the separately sold junction box mounting kit PS600-VB. Be
• Operation Guide (Included in the Setup CD-ROM)
sure to read the "Safety Precautions" section for correct use. After reading this Installation Guide,
This document explains the initial camera settings, Admin Tools settings, viewer operations
keep it in a readily accessible location for future reference.
and troubleshooting, etc.
For the installation of this camera recessed into a ceiling or wall using the recessed mounting kit
(sold separately), please read the "Recessed Mounting Kit SR600-VB Installation Guide" included
Symbols Indicating Camera Model
with the recessed mounting kit.
Camera specific functions will be listed using the icons below.
When using the heater unit (sold separately), please read the "Heater Unit HU600-VB User
: VB-H610VE
Manual" included with the heater unit.
: VB-M600VE
The detailed procedures for using this camera are explained in the "Operation Guide". Read
these guides carefully before using the camera to ensure correct use.
* For the latest information (firmware and included software, user manuals, operating
environment, etc.), please refer to the Canon Web Site.
Accessories can be purchased separately as necessary.
To reduce a risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this
Recessed Mounting Kit SR600-VB
product to rain or moisture.
This dedicated accessory is used to install the camera recessed into a wall or ceiling.
Request a professional installer for all camera installation work.
Junction Box Mounting Kit PS600-VB
Never try to install the camera yourself. Doing so may result in
This dedicated accessory is used to mount the camera to a junction box.
unforeseen accidents such as dropping the camera or electric shock.
Heater unit HU600-VB
Write the serial number and MAC address of the camera (printed on the seal at the bottom of
This dedicated accessory is attached to the interior of VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE to maintain
the camera) in the field below before storing this Installation Guide in a safe location.
operation temperature within the dome and achieve stable operation even in extremely cold
Serial number
MAC Address
AC Adapter PA-V17
A dedicated AC adapter for this camera.
© CANON INC. 2012
Printed in Taiwan
Check Included Items
Symbols Indicating Safety Precautions
This product comes with the following items. If any item is missing, contact the dealer where you
This Installation Guide uses the following marks to indicate important information the
purchased the product.
user should know in order to use the product safely. Be sure to observe these items.
1. Camera
2. Power connector
( VB-H610VE/VB-H610D/
3. Safety wire
4. Audio interface cable
5. Template
6. Dome case lock screw wrench
(VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE only)
for VB-H610D/
for VB-H610VE/
7. Setup CD-ROM
8. Installation Guide (This document)
Safety Precautions
9. Warranty card
10. Notice
This section explains precautions that must be observed when using the camera. If they
are not observed, injury, death and/or property damage may occur. Read the following
European Union (and EEA) only.
information carefully and be sure to observe the precautions.
These symbols indicate that this product is not to be disposed of with your
Installation Precautions
household waste, according to the WEEE Directive (2002/96/EC), the Battery
Directive (2006/66/EC) and/or national legislation implementing those Directives.
If a chemical symbol is printed beneath the symbol shown above, in
accordance with the Battery Directive, this indicates that a heavy metal (Hg
Do not install in the following places:
= Mercury, Cd = Cadmium, Pb = Lead) is present in this battery or accumulator at a concentration
• Places in strong direct sunlight, near heat-generating objects, or subject to high
above an applicable threshold specified in the Battery Directive.
This product should be handed over to a designated collection point, e.g., on an authorized one-for-
• Places near fire sources or flammable solvents (alcohol, thinner, fuel, etc.)
one basis when you buy a new similar product or to an authorized collection site for recycling waste
• Humid or dusty places
electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) and batteries and accumulators.
• Places subject to oily smoke or steam
Improper handling of this type of waste could have a possible impact on the environment and human
• Places subject to sea air
health due to potentially hazardous substances that are generally associated with EEE.
• Confined or enclosed places
Your cooperation in the correct disposal of this product will contribute to the effective usage of
Fire or electric shock may result.
natural resources.
For more information about the recycling of this product, please contact your local city office, waste
authority, approved scheme or your household waste disposal service or visit
(EEA: Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein)
For installation or inspection of this camera, consult the dealer where you purchased
the product.
• This installation should be made by a qualified service person and should conform to
all local codes.
• When installing on a ceiling, make sure the surface is capable of withstanding the total
weight of the camera and ceiling plates and is sufficiently reinforced if necessary.
• Periodically check the parts and screws for rust and to see if they have loosened, in
order to prevent injuries and equipment damage due to falling items.
• Do not install in unstable places, places subject to significant vibration or impact, or
places subject to salt damage or corrosive gas.
• Be sure to attach the safety wire when installing the camera.
Failure to do so may result in the camera falling or other accidents.
• Do not touch the edge of metal parts with bare hands.
• Be careful not to trap your fingers during installation of the camera.
Injury may result.
• Do not install the camera on an unstable surface.
• To maximize shock resistant specifications, do not install on insufficiently strong
: VB-H610D
surfaces or surfaces subject to significant vibration (VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE).
: VB-M600D
• Take measures to remove static electricity before performing any procedures.
Malfunction may result.
• Take care not to damage wiring or pipes in the room.
Damage to peripheral items may result.
Precautions for Installing the Camera Outdoors (VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE)
When installing the VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE outdoors, observe the following precautions to retain
waterproof/dustproof capabilities.
• Be sure to install the camera under eaves or other places out of
direct sunlight.
• Install the camera in a place unexposed to long periods of direct
• When mounting the camera onto a wall or other upright surface,
position the wiring hole straight down to prevent rain infiltration.
• If wiring the camera through the wiring hole on the bottom, use
silicone sealant or a rubber mat to ensure waterproofing. Also
use an insect repellent sponge if necessary.
• If wiring with a composite pipe (NPT 3/4 inch threaded hole)
attached to the wiring hole, wrap teflon tape around the tip of the
pipe, clear any debris from the wiring hole and firmly tighten the
pipe. Apply silicone sealant after attaching the pipe.
• Firmly fix the dome case to the main unit of the camera with the lock screws, taking care not to
pinch cables between the main unit and dome case.
Precautions for Use
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied
• If you discover defective conditions such as smoke, strange sounds, heat or strange
by this sign may result in death or serious injury. Be sure to
odors, immediately stop using the camera and contact your closest dealer.
observe these warnings to ensure safety.
Fire or electric shock may result from continued use of the product.
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied
• Do not disassemble or modify the camera.
by this sign may result in injury. Be sure to observe these
• Do not damage the connecting cable.
precautions to ensure safety.
• Do not spill water or other liquid inside the camera, spray the camera with water, or
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied by
otherwise make it wet.
this sign may result in property damage. Be sure to observe these
• Do not insert foreign objects into the camera.
• Do not use flammable sprays near the camera.
• Do not leave LAN cables, external power supplies or AC adapter (sold separately) power
This symbol indicates important or restricted items. Be sure to
connectors connected when the camera is not in use for long periods.
read this section.
• Do not use flammable solvents such as alcohol, paint thinner or benzine when cleaning
Contains reference information for operation or additional
the camera.
Fire or electric shock may result.
Notes on Power Supply
• Only use the dedicated AC Adapter PA-V17 (sold separately) for AC power.
• Do not set any heavy objects on the power cable.
• Do not pull, forcibly bend, scratch, or modify the power cable.
• Do not cover or wrap the AC adapter (sold separately) with cloth or blankets.
Fire or electric shock may result.
Be sure to read the user manual for the PA-V17 (sold separately) before use.
• After turning off the power, wait for at least five seconds before turning the power on
again. If the power is turned on again too quickly, the camera may operate poorly.
External Dimensions
3/4" NPT threaded hole
3- 4.6 ( 0.18)
(mounting screw holes)
Junction Box Plate
14- 4.5 ( 0.18)
(Junction box fixing holes)
46 (1-13/16)
83.5 (3-9/32)
85.7 (3-3/8)
Position the
wiring hole
straight down
Main Specifications
Image Sensor
1/3 type CMOS (primary color filter)
3- 4.6 ( 0.18)
Number of Effective Pixels
Approx. 2.1 million pixels
(mounting screw holes)
Approx. 1.3 million pixels
Scanning Method
3x optical (4x digital) zoom lens (electric drive)
3x optical zoom lens (electric drive)
Focal Length*
2.8 (W) – 8.4 mm (T)
F1.2 (W) – F2.0 (T)
Viewing Angle
Horizontal: 111.0° (W) – 36.5° (T)
Vertical: 60.1° (W) – 20.5° (T)
Horizontal: 101.2° (W) – 33.7° (T)
Vertical: 74.7° (W) – 25.3° (T)
Day/Night Switch
Min. Subject Illumination
Day Mode (color)
0.3 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/30 sec., when smart shade control is
off, 50IRE)
0.02 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/2 sec., when smart shade control is
off, 50IRE)
0.008 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/2 sec., when smart shade control
is on, 50IRE)
0.25 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/30 sec., when Smart Shade Control
is off)
0.07 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control
is off)
0.018 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control
is on)
Night Mode (monochrome)
0.015 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/30 sec., when smart shade control
is off, 50IRE)
0.001 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/2 sec., when smart shade control
is off, 50IRE)
0.0005 lux (F1.2, shutter speed 1/2 sec., when smart shade control
is on, 50IRE)
0.008 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/30 sec., when Smart Shade
4.2 (0.17)
Control is off)
0.002 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control
is off)
0.001 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control
is on)
One-shot AF/Manual/Fixed at infinity
Shooting Distance
Day Mode: 0.3 m (12 in.) – infinity
(from front of lens)
Night Mode: 1.0 m (3.3 ft.) – infinity
Shutter Speed
1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/15, 1/30, 1/60, 1/100, 1/120, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000,
1/4000, 1/8000, 1/16000*
Auto/Auto (Flickerless)/Auto (Shutter-priority AE)/Manual (Shutter Speed, Aperture,
White Balance
Auto/Light Source (Daylight Fluorescent/White Fluorescent/Warm Fluorescent/
Mercury Lamp/Sodium Lamp/Halogen Lamp)/Lock (One-shot WB)/Manual
Metering Mode
Exposure Compensation
9 levels
7 levels
Unit: mm (in.)
Smart Shade Control
7 levels (increases the brightness of shaded subjects in a video)
AGC Limit
5 levels
Pan Angle Range
350° (±175°)
Tilt Angle Range
150° (±75°)
Rotation Angle Range
350° (±175°)
Moving Speed
Pan: 19.2°/sec., Tilt: 14.2°/sec., Rotation: 43.7 °/sec.
When the Camera Angle Setting Tool is used
Video Compression Method
JPEG, H.264
Video Size
JPEG: 1920 x 1080, 960 x 540, 480 x 270, 320 x 240
H.264: 1920 x 1080, 960 x 540, 480 x 270
JPEG: 1280 x 960, 640 x 480, 320 x 240, 160 x 120
H.264: 1280 x 960, 640 x 480, 320 x 240
Video Quality
JPEG, H.264: 5 levels
Frame Rate*
JPEG: 0.1 – 30 fps
H.264: 1/2/3/5/6/10/15/30 fps
H.264: 10/15/30 fps
Max. Frame Rate
1920 x 1080 (when streaming): 30 fps
1280 x 960 (when streaming): 30 fps
I-Frame Interval
0.5/1/1.5/2/3/4/5 sec.
Simultaneous Client Access
Max. 30 Clients + 1 Admin Client
H.264: Max. 10 Clients
Camera Control
Administrator, Authorized user, Guest user (level of control varies depending on
Max. 50 user names and passwords registered for authorized users.
Access Control
User authority (user name and password), Host Access Restrictions (IPv4, IPv6)
Encrypted Communications
SSL/TLS, IPsec (Auto Key Exchange/Manual)
IPv4: TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SNMP (MIB2), SMTP (Client), DHCP (Client), DNS
(Client), ARP, ICMP, POP3, NTP, SMTP authentication, RTSP, WV-HTTP
(Canon proprietary), ONVIF
IPv6: TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SMTP (Client), DHCPv6 (Client)*
ICMPv6, POP3, NTP, SMTP authentication, RTSP, WV-HTTP (Canon
proprietary), ONVIF
Audio Compression Method
G.711 µ-law (64 kbps)
Audio Communication Method
Full-duplex (two-way)
Echo cancellation function compliant
Sound Transfer Protocol by Canon
Audio File Playback*
Available (audio files can be played back when an event is triggered by the
intelligent function or external device input.)
Privacy Mask
Number of registration: Max. 8 places, Number of mask colors: 1 (select from 9
Max. 20 positions (Preset Tour capable)
Intelligent Function
Detection Types: moving object detection, abandoned object detection,
removed object detection, camera tampering detection, and passing detection*
Detection Settings: Max. 15
Volume Detection
Event Trigger Type
External Device Input, Intelligent Function (Video), Intelligent Function (Volume),
Image Upload
FTP/HTTP/SMTP (e-mail)
Temporary storage memory in camera :
Max. approx. 5 MB
Max. approx. 4 MB
Frame Rate: Max. 10 fps
Event Notification
HTTP/SMTP (e-mail)
Image Cropping Function
Digital PTZ
Cropping sizes : 640 x 360/512 x 288/
384 x 216/256 x 144/128 x 72
On-Screen Display
Daylight Saving Time
"ONVIF" is a trademark of ONVIF Inc.
Network Terminal
LAN x 1 (RJ45, 100Base-TX (auto/full-duplex/half-duplex))
Audio Input Terminal
3.5 mm ( 0.14 in.) mini-jack connector (monaural)
(common for LINE IN & MIC IN)
Connect via an audio interface cable (included)
Switch LINE IN/MIC IN in the setting page.
LINE IN x 1 (connect to an amplifier microphone) or
MIC IN x 1 (connect to a microphone w/o amplifier)
Audio Output Terminal
3.5 mm ( 0.14 in.) mini-jack connector (monaural)
Connect via an audio interface cable (included)
LINE OUT x 1 (connect to an amplifier speaker)
External Device I/O Terminal
Input x 2, Output x 2
Memory Card
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card*
Max. approx. 32 GB
Frame Rate: Max. 1 fps
Operating Environment
Temperature: -10°C – +50°C (+14°F – +122°F), Humidity: 5% – 85% (without
Temperature: -30°C – +50°C (-22°F – +122°F), Humidity: 5% – 85%
(without condensation)*
*Equipped with separately sold Heater Unit HU600-VB
Power Supply
PoE: PoE power supply via LAN connector (IEEE802.3af compliant)
AC Adapter: PA-V17 (100 – 240 V AC) (sold separately)
External power source: 24 V AC/12 V DC
Heater Unit HU600-VB (sold separately): 24 V AC only
Power Consumption
When using PoE:
Max. approx. 8.4 W
Max. approx. 7.8 W
Max. approx. 8.6 W
When using AC Adapter PA-V17:
Max. approx. 10.72 W
Max. approx. 10.2 W
Max. approx. 10.9 W
When using DC:
Max. approx. 9.0 W
Max. approx. 8.3 W
Max. approx. 9.0 W
When using AC:
Max. approx. 8.1 W
Max. approx. 7.5 W
Max. approx. 8.3 W
Max. approx. 18.7 W*
Max. approx. 18.9 W*
*when separately sold Heater Unit HU600-VB installed
( x H) 180 x 147 mm ( 7.09 x 5.79 in.)
( x H) 186 x 140 mm ( 7.32 x 5.51 in.)
Approx. 1920 g (4.24 lb.) (camera only)
Approx. 162 g (5.8 oz.) (Junction Box Mounting Kit)
Approx. 1910 g (4.22 lb.) (camera only)
Approx. 162 g (5.8 oz.) (Junction Box Mounting Kit)
Approx. 1200 g (2.65 lb.) (camera only)
Approx. 159 g (5.7 oz.) (Junction Box Mounting Kit)
Approx. 1200 g (2.65 lb.) (camera only)
Approx. 159 g (5.7 oz.) (Junction Box Mounting Kit)
Impact Resistance
External materials: aluminum alloy, Dome: polycarbonate plastics
With lens shock absorbing mechanism
Estimated shock resistant: 50J (based on Canon's test method)
IP66-rated (IEC60529)
Waterproof Specification
Only applies if properly installed and adequately waterproofed
*1 (W): maximum wide angle, (T): maximum telephoto
*2 The frame rate may be reduced due to Viewer PC's specs, the number of clients accessing at the same time,
network loads, image quality setting, type or movement of the subject or other reasons.
*3 A third-party amplifier speaker is necessary.
*4 VB-H610VE/VB-H610D specific function
, DNS (Client),
The contents of this guide are subject to change without any prior notice.
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Summary of Contents for Canon VB-H610VE

  • Page 1 Network Terminal LAN x 1 (RJ45, 100Base-TX (auto/full-duplex/half-duplex)) the camera in advance if specific buildings or rooms are to be monitored. Canon shall have no 3- 4.6 ( 0.18) • This installation should be made by a qualified service person and should conform to Number of Effective Pixels Approx.
  • Page 2 • Microphone characteristics may affect volume and sound quality. Important • When using the heater unit HU600-VB (sold separately), use 24 V AC for the VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE Cable clamp (VB-H610VE/VB-M600VE only) • Audio may be interrupted depending on PC characteristics and network environment.

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