Varifocal Turret Camera ADC-VC838PF



The VC838PF is a PoE turret camera with a motorized varifocal lens, offering greater installation flexibility in indoor and outdoor environments and allowing users to remotely widen and narrow the camera’s field of view without any loss of quality. As part of the commercial Pro Series line, the camera enables intelligent analytics for object detection and business activity tracking. In addition to cloud clip storage, the VC838PF supports 24/7 recording to an optional onboard microSD card and/or the Commercial-Grade Stream Video Recorder.


  • 4MP WDR and HDR video*
  • Business Activity Analytics (not available through Surety)
  • Onboard Recording with Smart View
  • Video Analytics with Object Detection
  • Power over Ethernet
  • IR night vision
  • IP66-rated waterproof & dust-tight

Included accessories

  • Camera
  • Mounting hardware
  • Torx wrench
  • Water-resistant cap


Supported resolutions 2688x1520, 1920x1080, 1280x720, 640x360
Local recording SVR and Onboard Recording
Image sensor 1/2.7" progressive scan CMOS
Lens & Field of view 3.2 mm (W) - 9.8 mm (T), F1.8 - F3.3, 116° to 34°
Iris P-iris
Remote varifocal control Focal length, manual focus adjustment, autofocus
Low-light sensitivity 0 lux with IR
IR range Up to ~95 feet (30 meters)
Image adjustments Flip, brightness, contrast, saturation, sharpness, exposure
Ethernet connection 10/100 Mbps RJ-45
Operating temperature -22°F to 122°F (-30°C to 50°C)
Operating humidity 20% - 100% non-condensing RH
Power 12 VDC ± 10% or PoE (802.3af), 11.3 W
Dimensions: (DxH) 5.4 x 3.8" (13.8 x 9.7 cm)
Weight 13.3 oz (376.5 g)
Ingress protection IP66
Compliance FCC, IC, C-Tick, CE Class B, UL, RoHS, WEEE