Versatile & compact network camera with DIGIC NET communication engine 

Featuring no less than 40x optical zoom, the VB-C60 is in a class of its own. With a low-light monitoring, 3 metering modes and 7 levels of exposure compensation, it means you never miss a live moment.

  • 40x optical zoom
  • Upright or ceiling-mounted
  • Pan angle 340?, tilt angle 115?  


40x optical zoom


Employing Canon?s long history of world-class optic technology, the VB-C60 is at the forefront of network video solutions. Boasting an unmatched 40x optical zoom lens it allows you to capture close-up images in astonishing detail while the in-built image stabilising technology compensates for image blur in cases of construction vibrations or strong winds, so you are able to record the video footage you need, effortlessly and steadily.

Full pan-and-tilt control


With an extremely wide pan-and-tilt range and control, you can capture every angle. This camera can provide coverage for a full 360? horizontal field of view with a pan range of 170? and viewing angles can be further adjusted easily even after installation with the included software applications. Additional quick autofocus in Canon's network cameras means images remain exceptionally clear even during panning, tilting or zooming.



Canon?s PoE technology allows the use of a single LAN cable to power the network camera and transfer high quality video and audio data when connected to the PoE switch. Without the need of an external power cable, Canon?s network video cameras can be installed at any location you wish with ease ? indoors or outdoors ? and without additional expensive power cabling costs. 


Camera Unit  
Image Sensor 1/4-inch CCD (primary colour filter)
No. of Pixels Effective 310k pixels
Scanning Method Progressive
Lens 40x optical zoom lens with AF (digital 4x)
Focal Length f = 3.4 - 136.0mm
F-number F1.6 (W) - F5.6 (T)
Angle of View Pan Range: 55.8? (W) - 1.5 (T)
Tilt Range: 43.3? (W) - 1.1 (T)
Day mode / Night mode Switch between Auto / Manual
Min. Subject Illumination Day mode: 0.7lux (F1.6, colour, 1/30sec.)
Night mode: 0.2lux (F1.6, monochrome, 1/30sec.)
with Indoor dome housing VB-RD51S-S (smoked)
Day mode: 1.4lux (F1.6, colour, 1/30sec.)
Night mode: 0.4lux (F1.6, monochrome, 1/30sec.)
Focus Auto / Manual (One-shot AF) / Fixed at infinity / Auto (for domes)
Focus Range Day mode: (W) 0.3m - 8 / (T) 1.5m - 8
Night mode: (W) 0.5m - 8 / (T) 1.8m - 8
(with IR light of Night mode: (W) 0.5m -8 / (T) 1.8m - 8)
Shutter Speed 1/1 - 1/8000sec.
AE Mode Auto, Flickerless, Shutter-prioroty AE, Manual
White Balance Auto, Light Source (6 types), Lock (One-Shot WB)
Optical Measurement System 3 options
(Center-weighted metering mode / Average metering mode / Spot metering mode)
Exposure Compensation 7 levels
Smart Shade Control 7 levels
* Function that increases the brightness of shaded subjects in an image with both dark and bright areas
Image Stabilizer 2 levels (Electric)
Pan Angle range 340? (?170?)
Tilt Angle Range Upright: 115? (-25? - 90?)
Ceiling-mount: 115? (-90? - 25?)
Moving Rate Pan: Max. 150?/sec.
Tilt: Max. 150?/sec.
Video Compression Method JPEG / MPEG-4 Simultaneous transmission is available
Output Image / Video Size JPEG: 640 x 480 / 320 x 240 / 160 x 120 multi-size distribution
(distribute images in 3 sizes simultaneously)
MPEG-4: 640 x 480 / 320 x 240 fixed size delivery
Video Quality JPEG / MPEG-4: 5 levels JPEG: can be set by each video size
Frame Rate JPEG: 30 - 0.1fps
MPEG-4: 30 / 15 / 10fps
Max. Frame Rate JPEG: Max. 30fps (640 x 480) *1
MPEG-4: Max. 30fps (640 x 480) *1
Simultaneous Client Access Max. 30 clients (MPEG-4: Max. 10 clients)
Audio Compression Method G.711 ?-law (64kbps)
Audio Communication Full duplex (two-way)
Audio Play Available (Audio files can be played when an motion detection event or
an external device input event occurs. *2
Protocol IPv4: TCP / IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SNMP (MIB2), SMTP (client), DHCP (client), DNS (client), ARP, ICMP, POP3, NTP, SMTP authentication, WV-HTTP (from Canon)
IPv6: TCP / IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SNMP (MIB2), SMTP (client), DNS (client), ICMPv6, POP3, NDP, NTP, SMTP authentication, WV-HTTP (from Canon)
IPsec Available
Camera Control 3-user levels available (Administrator / Authorized user / Anonymous user)
Authorized users can set max. 50 users'' user names and passwords
Connection Restrictions Access control (user name & password) / IP address control (IPv4 only)
/ Simultaneous client access control
Preset Max. 20 positions
View Restriction Available
Motion Detection Up to 4 detection areas can be set
Upload of JPEG Image FTP / HTTP / SMTP (e-mail)
Camera''s buffer memory for upload: Max. 6MB, Max. 10fps
Event Notification HTTP / SMTP (e-mail)
Network LAN x 1 [RJ45, 100Base-TX (Auto / Full duplex / Half duplex)]
Audio Input Terminal f3.5 mini-jack connecter (monaural) LINE IN and MIC IN can be switched in the setting page
LINE IN x 1 (connect to amplifier microphone) or
MIC IN x 1 (connect to microphone w/o amplifier)
Audio Output Terminal f3.5 mini-jack connecter (monaural)
LINE OUT x 1 (connect with amplifier speakers)
External Device I/O Terminal Input x 2, Output x 2
Operating Environment Temperature: -10 - 50?C
Humidity: 20 - 85% RH (no condensing)
Power Supply PoE: PoE power supply via a LAN connector (IEEE802.3af compliant)
Optional AC Adapter: PA-V17 (AC100V)
External Power: AC24V / DC12V
(use a supplied power connecter * non-polar)
Power Consumption with PoE: Max. approx. 10W
with optional AC Adapter PA-V17: Max. approx. 13W
Dimension (W x D x H) (main unit only) 142 x 142 x 149mm
Weight Approx. 840g

The frame rate might be reduced due to some reasons, such as Viewer PC''s performance, the number of clients accessing simultaneously, network load etc.
*2 Speakers with amplifier, which are sold separately, are necessary for audio play.