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MEGApix® 2.1MP/1080p ultra low-profile vandal dome IP camera with microphone built-in
Model: DWC-MV72Wi28A, DWC-MV72Wi4A
These MEGApix® IP cameras deliver crystal-clear 2.1MP/1080p resolution images at real-time 30fps and the convenience of audio input through built-in microphone. They offer a 2.8mm and 4.0mm fixed lens options with image enhancement features such as 120db True WDR, Smart IR™ and Smart DNR™ for quality video in total darkness. The cameras are an IP64-rated, IK10 impact-resistant ultra low-profile, vandal housing. PoE simplifies installation, connecting power and network through a single cable.

DWC-V7DECO Accessory: Set of five (5) white decorative rings for our MEGApix® and Star-Light Plus™ cameras in ultra-low-profile V7 housings (DWC-xV7xxxx) make it easy to customize the look of the cameras for specific applications. Simply paint the rings to match your décor.

  • DWC-MV72WixA

Built-in Microphone
Cameras with built-in microphone allow users to integrate live communications from the camera and the scene it monitors. Users can record live video along with audio from the scene, with no need for separate hardware, all monitored and controlled from the same simple camera User Interface (UI)

  • 2.1MP/1080p 1/2.7" image sensor at real-time 30fps
  • 2.8mm fixed lens (DWC-MV72Wi28A)
  • 4.0mm fixed lens (DWC-MV72Wi4A)
  • True Wide Dynamic Range (WDR)
  • Dual codecs (H.264, MJPEG) with simultaneous streaming
  • 50' Smart IR™ with intelligent camera sync.
  • Audio input through built-in microphone
  • Ultra low-profile vandal dome camera housing
  • Smart DNR™ 3D digital noise reduction
  • True day/night mechanical IR cut filter
  • Programmable privacy zones
  • Auto gain control (AGC)
  • Backlight compensation (BLC)
  • Auto white balance (AWB)
  • Motion detection
  • Web server built-in
  • PoE class 2
  • Waterproof cabling
  • ONVIF conformant, profile S
  • IP64 certified dust and splashing water resistant
  • IK10-rated impact resistant
  • 5 year warranty


Image sensor
2.1MP/1080p 1/2.7“ CMOS
Total pixels
1928 (H) x 1088 (V)
Minimum scene illumination
DWC-MV72Wi28A: 0.25 lux (color)
DWC-MV72Wi4A: 0.39 lux (color)
0.0 lux (B/W)
Video output
Local video output CVBS 1.0V p-p (75?), 4:3 aspect ratio


Focal length
DWC-MV72Wi28A: 2.8mm, F2.0
DWC-MV72Wi4A: 4.0mm, F2.6

Lens type
Fixed lens
Field of view (FoV)
DWC-MV72Wi4A: 88°
IR distance
50ft range


Audio in / out
Built-in microphone
Audio compression


Shutter mode
Auto, manual, anti-flicker, slow shutter
Shutter speed
1/30 ~ 1/8000
Slow Shutter
1~1/5,1/7.5, 1/15
Auto gain control
Day / night
Auto, day (color), night (B/W)
Smart DNR™ 3D digital noise reduction
0 ~ 11
Wide dynamic range (WDR)
on, off
Wide dynamic range (WDR) dB
Privacy zone
16 programmable privacy masks
Backlight Compensation (BLC)
On / off / HSBLC
Mirror & Flip
Alarm notifications
Notifications via e-mail, FTP server or SD card recording
Memory Slot
Micro SD / SDHC / SDXC up to 128GB (card not Included)


802.3 compliance 10/100 LAN
Video compression type
H.264, MJPEG
H.264: 1080p/720p/VGA/D1/CIF MJPEG: 1280 x 720/800 x 600/VGA/768 x 432/D1/CIF
Frame rate
Up to 30fps at all resolutions
Video bitrate
100Kbps ~ 10Mbps, Multi-rate for preview and recording
Bitrate control
Multi-streaming CBR/VBR at H.264 (controllable frame rate and bandwidth)
Streaming capability
Dual-stream at different rates and resolutions
HTTPS (SSL), IP filtering, 802.1x, digest authentication (ID/PW)
ONVIF conformance
Web viewer
OS: Windows®, Mac® OS, Linux®
Browser: Internet Explorer®, Google Chrome®, Mozilla Firefox®, Safari®
Video management software
DW Spectrum® IPVMS


Operating temperature
-4°F ~ 122°F (-20°C ~ 50°C)
Operating humidity
Less than 90% (non-condensing)
IK rating
IK10 impact resistant
IP rating
IP64 certified dust and splashed water resistant
Other certifications


Power requirement
DC 12V, PoE (IEEE 802.3af Class 2). (adaptor not included)
Power consumption
PoE: max 5.2W


Aluminum vandal housing, polycarbonate dome
4.13" x 2.4" (105 x 61mm)
0.88lbs (0.4kg)
Blackjack® Server
VMAX® IP Plus™
DW spectrum® IPVMS
MEGApix® 2.1MP/1080p ultra low-profile indoor dome IP camera
Ceiling mount bracket for V7 outdoor dome cameras
Converter plate for electronic gang box - ivory
Converter plate for electronic gang box - white
Decorative rings for V7 ultra low-profile vandal dome cameras
Junction box for V7 outdoor dome cameras
Wall mount bracket for V7 outdoor dome cameras
Title Type Size Download
Camera Accessories Compatibility Chart pdf 3.88 MB
DWC-MV72Wi Series with Audio Quick Start Guide pdf 1.35 MB
DWC-MV72Wi Series with Audio User Manual pdf 5.20 MB
DWC-MV72Wi28A AE specifications doc 0.09 MB
DWC-MV72Wi28A Data Sheet - French pdf 0.20 MB
DWC-MV72Wi28A Data Sheet - Spanish pdf 0.23 MB
DWC-MV72Wi4A AE specifications doc 0.09 MB
DWC-MV72Wi4A Data Sheet - Spanish pdf 0.23 MB
DWC-MV72WiA series datasheet pdf 0.37 MB
MEGApix Series Brochure pdf 7.22 MB
DWC-MV72Wi28A CAD Drawing dwg 0.20 MB
DWC-MV72Wi4A dwg 0.20 MB
Title Type Version Compatibility Size Download
2nd Gen MEGApix 1080p Firmware A1.1.2_20180314 zip A1.1.2_20180314 MEGApix 1080p 2nd Generation Cameras with FW Starting with A1.x.x 38.50 MB
DW IP Finder v4.4.1 exe 22.95 MB
Frequently asked questions
Q. Can I record to my camera as a stand-alone?
A. Yes, as long as the camera has an SD card slot available and an SD card no larger than 64GB. For further details on how to, please refer to your camera's manual.
Q. Can my camera be accessed remotetly?
A. Yes, the camera may be accessed remotely as long as the appropriate port forwarding rules have been created on the router. Please refer to your camera's manual.
Q. How can I locate cameras on my network?
A. To locate cameras on your local network you can use IP_Finder located on our website for download. Or you can also locate cameras using a 3rd party application such as ODM (ONVIF DEVICE MANAGER) available online.
Q. Is there a DW application available to view my camera?
A. There is no application other than the Internet Explorer browser to view stand-alone DW cameras.
Q. What are the default credentials for DW cameras?
A. The majority of our DW cameras have a default username and password of admin/admin. Please refer to your camera manual or the Quick Setup Guide.

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