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Bosch NBC-225-P IP camera

Key features:
  1. Complete network video surveillance system inside a compact camera
  2. Progressive scan for sharp images of moving objects
  3. Dual-streaming: H.264 and M-JPEG
  4. Removable SD/SDHC card offers days of storage inside camera
  5. PC surveillance software supports multiple camera monitoring
  6. Two-way audio and audio alarm
  7. Power over Ethernet (IEEE 802.3af compliant)
Bosch IP Static Camera

The Bosch NBC-225-P IP camera is a ready-to-use, complete network video surveillance system inside a compact camera. This camera brings Bosch’s high-performance technology into the realm of small office and retail businesses by offering a cost-effective solution for a broad range of applications.

To use the camera as a stand-alone video surveillance system, simply take it out of the box, install it, and it operates straight away. In this mode, no additional equipment is required.

For medium-to-large-scale or growing systems, the NBC-225-P IP camera easily integrates with the Bosch Divar XF Hybrid H.264 recorder. It uses H.264 compression technology to give you clear images while reducing bandwidth and storage by up to 30%.

Best-in-class image performance
The Bosch NBC-225-P IP camera delivers the clearest images and most accurate colors within its class. Progressive scan ensures moving objects are always sharp.
Dual streaming video
Dual streaming allows a data stream to be encoded simultaneously according to two different, individually customized settings. Two types of streams can serve different purposes. For example, use H.264 stream for local recording and viewing, and the M-JPEG stream to provide compatibility with legacy DVRs.
Efficient recording
A removable SD/SDHC card offers edge recording inside the NBC-225-P IP camera. This SD card not only saves network "bandwidth but also reduces the requirement for a high-capacity hard disk or DVR. When used with an SD card, the NBC-225-P IP camera is a complete self contained surveillance system without the need for additional equipment.

The NBC-225-P IP camera can also be used with an iSCSI server connected via the network to store long-term recordings.
PC surveillance software
The bundled PC surveillance software offers a user-friendly interface to support easy installation and configuration. A wizard allows the configuration of multiple cameras simultaneously using an auto detection device. Multiple cameras can be monitored in one screen and video clips on SD card can be archived and searched in a single application.
Two-way audio and audio alarm
Two-way audio allows remote users to listen in on an area and communicate messages to visitors or intruders via an external loudspeaker (not included). Audio detection can be used to generate an alarm if needed.
Tamper and motion detection
A wide range of configuration options is available for alarms signalling camera tampering. A built-in algorithm for detecting movement in the video can also be used for alarm signalling.
Wide system compatibility
The latest Open Network Video Interface Forum (ONVIF) standard ensures compatibility with other surveillance products. The NBC-225-P IP camera is ONVIF-ready. This will contribute to a reduction in future upgrade or migration costs.
Power for the camera can be supplied via a Power-over- Ethernet (IEEE 802.3af) compliant network cable connection. With this configuration, only a single cable connection is required to view, power, and control the camera.
Input Voltage
+12 VDC or E81 Power-over-Ethernet
Power Consumption 3.36 W (max)


Sensor Type
¼-inch CMOS
Sensor Pixels
640 x 480
1.0 lux at F2.8
Video resolution
Video configuration
H.264 MP (Main Profile); H.264 BP+ (Baseline Profile Plus); M-JPEG
Frame Rate
30/25 fps: all resolutions, dual stream


Lens Type
Fixed 4.9 mm, F2.8
Lens Mount
Board mounted


Alarm Input
+9 to 30 VDC
Relay Out
24 VAC/VDC, 1 A


Audio Input
Built-in microphone, Line in jack connector
Audio Output
Line out jack connector
Audio communication
Two-way, full duplex
Audio compression

Local Storage

SD card slot
Supports up to 32 GB SD/SDHC card
1Continuous recording, ring recording, alarm/events/schedule recording

Software Control

Unit configuration
Via web browser or PC surveillance software


Ethernet 10/100 Base-T, auto-sensing, half/full duplex RJ45
PoE IEEE 802.3af compliant
Dimensions with lens (H x W x D) 55 x 72 x 123 mm (2.18 x 2.83 x 4.84 in.)
Weight (with lens) Approx. 177 g (0.39 lb)
Mounting ¼-inch mounting socket on top and bottom
Operating temperature Camera 0 ºC to +50 ºC (+32 ºF to +122 ºF)
Operating temperature Universal PSU 0 ºC to +40 ºC (+32 ºF to +104 ºF)
Storage temperature -20 ºC to +70 ºC (-4 ºF to +158 ºF)
Humidity 10% to 80% relative humidity (non condensing)