Network 720p HD Fixed Camera with View-DR Technology

$1,298.00 U.S. List Price


Sony's SNC-CH140 is the latest addition to its powerful lineup of network cameras. This dual-stream network HD cameras, supporting H.264, MPEG-4, and JPEG compression formats, delivers excellent picture quality in HD resolution at 30 fps. The SNC-CH140 incorporates Sony’s new Exmor™ CMOS image sensor. It is specially designed for security applications and includes state-of-the- art image enhancement technologies such as View-DR. This technology incorporates the latest in Wide-D technology with Visibility Enhancer, and XDNR, allowing these cameras to provide quality HD images, even under the most challenging backlit environments. The SNC-CH140 Fixed Network Camera is the ideal choice for even the most demanding surveillance monitoring applications.


  • Superior 720p HD picture quality, supporting h.264 at 30 fps
  • Maximum resolution 1280 x 1024
  • Superior dynamic range using newly developed View-DR (visibility enhanced wide dynamic range)
  • XDNR (excellent dynamic noise reduction) for clear images without motion blur under low illumination
  • Three codecs (JEPG/MPEG-4/H.264) and dual encoding
  • The new "Exmor" CMOS sensor realizes high image quality and high sensitivity for surveillance
  • Easy focus function
  • DEPA advanced - intelligent video and audio analytics - trigger an alarm based on user-defined rules. -intelligent motion Detection-Tamper alarm -advanced audio detection
  • Power over ethernet (PoE) capability
  • CF slot for on-board recording allows streaming of locally stored data using RTP/RTCP protocol for backup purposes or post-recording reviews*3
  • ONVIF conformance (open network video interface forum)

Camera Specifications Detail:
IP/Analog IP
Image Device 1/3 type progressive scan Exmor CMOS sensor
Effective Pixels 1.4 Megapixel
(1329 ×1049)
Minimum Illumination Color : 0.20 lx, B/W : 0.10 lx
(F1.2/View-DR OFF/XDNR ON-Middle/VE OFF/AGC High/50 IRE[IP])
Lens Type Fixed
Focal Length f=2.8 mm to 8 mm
F-Number F1.2 (Wide), F1.9 (Tele)
Compression Format H.264, MPEG-4, JPEG
Day Night Yes (True day/night)
Wide-D Yes
White Balance Mode Auto (ATW, ATW-PRO), Preset, One-push WB, Manual
Horizontal Viewing Angle 96.5 to 33.9 degrees
Electronic Shutter 85.4 to 31.2 degrees
Exposure Control Auto, EV Compensation, Auto Slow Shutter
Gain Auto
Other Functions Wide-D/Dynamic Range - View-DR 130 dB
Noise reduction - Yes XDNR

Image Specifications Detail:
Image Size 1280x1024, 1280 x 960, 1280 x 800, 1280 x 720, 1024 x 768, 1024 x 576, 800 x 480, 768 x 576, 720 x 576,
720 x 480, 704 x 576, 640 x 480, 640 x 368, 384 x 288, 320 x 240, 320 x 192 (H.264, MPEG-4, JPEG)
Compression Format H.264, MPEG-4, JPEG
Frame Rate JPEG / MPEG-4 / H.264: 30fps (1280x720)

Analog Video Output Specifications Detail:
Signal System NTSC / PAL

Interface Specifications Detail:
Network 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX (RJ-45)

General Specifications Detail:
Power Requirements PoE, AC 24 V, DC 12 V
Power Consumption 9.0 W max.
Operating Temperature -14 to 122 °F*6 (-10 to +50 °C)
Storage Temperature -4°F to +140°F (-20 °C to +60 °C)
Compression H.264, MPEG4, JPEG
FPS variable up to 30
Resolution 1.3 megapixel/720p

Optional Accessories

Model: Description: U.S. List Price:
SNCUNI Indoor Housing for Fixed Type Cameras $195.00 Get details
UNIIFF7C3 Indoor Recessed Housing For SNC and SSC Fixed Type Cameras. Clear dome $325.00 Get details
SNCACFW5 CF Type IEEE802.11g Wireless LAN Card. $247.00 Get details
UNIIFF7T3 Indoor Recessed Housing For SNC and SSC Fixed Type Cameras. Tinted dome $325.00 Get details
SNCUNIHB/1 Outdoor Housing For Fixed Type Cameras $299.00 Get details
SNCAAN1 External Antenna for SNCA-CFW1 and SNCA-CFW5. $455.00 Get details


Description: Release Date: Type/Size:
SNC-CH140/DH140 Brochure pdf / 1,084K Download now
Housing Brochure 2009 pdf / 704K Download now
Benefits of View-DR/DynaView/Visibility Enhancer Brochure 07/01/2010 pdf / 982K Download now
Benefit of XDNR Brochure 07/01/2010 pdf / 2,183K Download now

Specification Sheet

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SNCCH140 Spec Sheet 01/03/2011 pdf / 636K Download now
SNC-CH140 Datasheet pdf / 636K Download now

User Manual

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SNC-CH140 / CH240 Installation Manual pdf / 557K Download now
SNC-CH140 / CH180 / CH240 / CH280 SNC-DH140 / DH140T / DH180 / DH240 / DH240T / DH280 User's Guide pdf / 4,967K Download now

A&E Spec Documents

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SNC-CH140 A&E Spec Document 10/09/2014 pdf / 540K Download now
SNC-CH140 A&E Spec Document 10/09/2014 doc / 835K Download now