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Axis 213 PTZ Network Camera

Axis 213 PTZ Network Camera
alaScore 77

5 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Axis 213 PTZ Network Camera. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Axis 213 PTZ Network Camera from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on

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Dec, 2018

Expert review by : (computing)

Axis 213 PTZ

Jan, 2009

Expert review by : Martin Courtney (

Axis 213 PTZ


Axis 213 PTZA high-quality ethernet cameraboastinga good range of features - and a high price

Good build quality ; zoom, pan and tilt controls ; easy setup ; extensive configuration options

Expensive ; weatherproof housing costs extra

Excellent build quality and extensive configuration options are reflected in the premium price, with an external housing costing extra.

Feb, 2006

Consumer review (

Excellent network camera


True network camera with easy remote access. Excellent 12x Optical zoom combined with a very good Sony CCD resolution make it easy to see very small details. Good Pan/Tilt/Zoom motor control. And, not least of all, MPEG4 compression. For us, this is as...

None so far. Still working after 1.5 years

Jan, 2010

Product Specifications

The AXIS 213 PTZ Network Camera enables advanced remote monitoring with pan, tilt and zoom control over IP networks. It features a powerful 26x optical zoom, auto focus lens and an IR mode for nighttime conditions. The AXIS 213 PTZ delivers superior quality Motion JPEG and MPEG-4 video streams simultaneously. The camera provides 20 preset positions and 1 preset sequence (auto patrol) to monitor specific areas. It also offers pre- and post-alarm image buffering and advanced event management features. The AXIS 213 PTZ connects directly to an IP network, and with a built-in Web server, enables remote monitoring and control from any PC connected to the local area network or the Internet. The camera provides wide coverage with its ability to pan 340 degrees, tilt 100 degrees and zoom in on specific details. The AXIS 213 PTZ is ideal for monitoring people and property, and for remote learning and troubleshooting. A protective dome housing is available for indoor and outdoor applications.

Audio Output

Type: None


Camera Mechanical Design:Pan / tilt / zoom
Equipment Category:CCTV cameras
Focal Length Control:Motorized zoom
Network Interface:Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX


Color of product:White
Optical sensor size:1 / 4
Pan Range:360
Sensor Type:CCD
Tilt angle:-90 - 90
Tilt angle range:-90 - 90

Dimensions & Weight



Compatibility:Mac / PC/Mac / PC / Unix/PC
Manufacturer:Axis Communications
Model:213 PTZ/213CM
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AXIS/AXIS Network Camera

Optical Storage

Type: None

Other Features

Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.1x
Dimensions (WxDxH):5.04 x 6.02 x 5.16
Security Features:Multi-level password, IP address filtering,\nHTTPS encryption.


Digital Zoom:4
Focal length range (f-f):0.15 - 1.81
Maximum frame rate:30
Minimum illumination:1
Optical Zoom:12

Storage Controller

Type: None


Device Type (AI):Camera terminal expansion module

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X / Linux / Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT4.0 / Microsoft Windows 98/ME / Microsoft Windows XP

Video Input

Camera Type:Network camera
Digital Video Format:MJPEG/MJPEG / MPEG-4
Still Image Format:JPEG

Weight & Dimensions