C-08 Outdoor Camera

Designed for Tough Outdoor Environments

The C-08 Outdoor Plus 8MP fisheye camera is compact and purpose built for tough outdoor weather conditions. It enables a 360-degree overview or detailed coverage of smaller areas up to 60fps, or can maintain up to 30fps on the primary stream while running three other streams simultaneously.

The C-08 Outdoor Plus is IP66, IP68, IP69K, and IK10 rated for use in tough outdoor environments and certified to EN 50155 and EN 45545 for use in transport applications. It also supports an external 8-28 VDC power supply, I/O alarms, audio and external LED lights for more demanding installations.

The C-Series performance for live and recorded video. With Oncam’s cutting-edge technologies, you can record detailed video without sacrificing image quality or increasing storage requirements, and a range of accessories and mounting options  give you even greater flexibility.

Product code: C08-OPC1-O

Key Features

8MP sensor

Oncam C-08 Outdoor utilizes a 8 megapixel CMOS sensor to produce a highly detailed and super crisp 360-degree image.

Industry Leading Frame Rates

Capture every movement in sharp detail with market leading 60 fps or maintain your chosen frame rate up to 30 fps on primary stream with 3 other streams running. Alternatively experience best in class performance of 30 fps with TrueDetail HDR.


With Multi-Mode, you can chose to stream up to 4 different views simultaneously from: Fisheye, Panoramic+, Corridor+, T Corridor+, VCams.

C-Series advanced technologies

Oncam C-08 Outdoor incorporates advanced image processing technologies such as StreamLite Compression, TrueDetail HDR and Advanced Light Management to deliver Oncam's market leading image quality.

True Day/Night

Oncam C-08 Outdoor is fitted with an IR Cut Filter that can be operated manually or automatically for optimum performance in all light conditions including supporting additional IR lighting.

180-degree Panoramic+

Use accessories to create ultra wide panoramic views for wall mounted cameras, which use the center of the fisheye sensor to generate a true 180-degree image.

Plus Board Features

The Plus board further enhances the C-08 Outdoor Plus camera providing the capability to support an external 8-28 VDC power supply, I/O alarms, audio and external LED lamps, for the more demanding installations.

Harsh Environment and Vandal Resistance

With its impressive IP66, IP68, IP69K and IK10 ratings, the C-08 Outdoor Plus is resistant to the most demanding environmental conditions and provides protection against vandalism.

Enterprise Security

Several security features are onboarded on the Oncam’s C-Series by default to ensure the camera is secure out of the box, while more advanced features are user controlled and offer higher levels of protection against potential attacks. All C-Series is fully NDAA compliant.

Technical Specification

Certain specifications are subject to VMS support. Please review the datasheet for full details.


Field of view

180° Horizontal, 180° Vertical

Image Sensor

8MP (approx.), CMOS sensor


180°, 1.6mm, F 2.0, all-glass, fixed focus, fixed iris, fisheye

Day/Night IR cut filter

Automatic, manual

Minimum illumination

Color: 0.1 lux at 50 IRE F/2.0
Mono: 0.1 lux at 50 IRE F/2.0
Advanced Light Management

Video motion detection

16 configurable polygonal regions


Motion Region Detector, Tampering, Loitering Object Detector, Line Crossing/Counting, Region Object Detector, Object Tracking Only, Region Object Occupancy

External Alarm

2x contact input
1x contact ouput

External LED control

2x contact output

Audio input

Audio IN through screw terminal connections, G.711/AAC codec

Advanced event management

Configurable Triggers: Motion regions, Network message, Link down
Configurable Actions: SMTP (snapshot), Local recording




5 configurable privacy regions/masks

SD card

Built in MicroSD card slot, up to 512GB (FAT32), minimum class 10 with AES256 File based encryption

White balance range

Auto White Balance (Range = approx. 2,500 K ~ 8,000 K)


Password protection, WS-Username token, RTSP authentication, HTTP Digest authentication, Authorization levels, Brute force protection, IP address filtering, User access log, Encrypted TLS 1.2, HTTPS encryption, IEEE 802.1x Authentication, EAP-MD5, EAP-TLS, EAP-PEAP
Enterprise Security


Frame rate

max 60 fps at full resolution
or 30 fps with TrueDetail HDR

Video compression

H.264, H.265, MJPEG and VP8 (WEB RTC)

Smart compression

StreamLite H.264 and H.265 StreamLite+ H.264 and H.265 (with ColorMap compression)

Fisheye stream 1
(Primary – 360° Fisheye Stream H.264/H.265)

Up to 60 fps:
2160 x 2160 (4.7 MP, max resolution)
30 fps when multi-streaming

1920 x 1920 (3.7 MP)
1440 x 1440 (2.1 MP)
992 x 992 (0.98 MP)
512 x 512 (0.26 MP)

Fisheye stream 2
(Secondary – 360° Fisheye Stream H.264/H.265)

Up to 15 fps:
2160 x 2160 (4.7 MP, max resolution)

1920 x 1920 (3.7 MP)
1440 x 1440 (2.1 MP)
992 x 992 (0.98 MP)
512 x 512 (0.26 MP)

Fisheye stream 3
(Tertiary – 360° Fisheye Stream H.264/H.265)

Up to 30 fps:
1440 x 1440 (2.1 MP, max resolution)

992 x 992 (0.98 MP)
512 x 512 (0.26 MP)

Fisheye stream 4
(Low resolution – 360° Fisheye Stream H.264/H.265/MJPEG)

Up to 10 fps:
512 x 512 (0.26 MP max resolution)

Camera modes

Multi-stream capacity

4 multiple streams can run concurrently. Primary stream maintains a frame rate of 30 fps

Dewarped views

Panoramic+ (180° view): 2160 x 864 to 800 x 320
Corridor+ (ceiling split corridor view): 1728 x 1080 to 640 x 400
T Corridor+ (three-way split corridor view): 2592 x 1080 to 768 x 320
VCam (up to 4): 1280 x 720 to 576 x 432

Image settings

Brightness, contrast, saturation, sharpness, exposure compensation, text overlay, 180° rotate, multiple color spaces
Advanced Light Management: exposure priority, imaging preference (low light, balanced, motion)

Image enhancement

TrueDetail HDR up to 30 fps.
TrueDetail HDR maximum dynamic range 120dB,
Wide Dynamic Range image adjustment

PTZ functionality

10x zoom with Oncam 3D client-side dewarping software

VMS/NVR support

ONVIF Profile G, M, S, T conformant
VMS/NVR compatibility

Web browser compatibility

Supported minimum browsers versions: Chrome 95, Firefox 94, Edge 95 and Safari 14.1.1


Up to 20 simultaneous users depending on the resolution settings


Supported for all streams (Video and Metadata)

Bit rate control

Fixed Quality (Capped Bitrate) or Constant Bit Rate



RJ45 for 100/1000BASE-Tx

Power consumption (maximum)

> 12.95W (IEEE 802.3af, PoE 48VDC)
> 12.95W (DC 8-28VDC)

Power input

Power over Ethernet (PoE), IEEE standard 802.3af. Screw Terminals, 8-28 VDC, 15W LPS, NEC Class 2 power supply


Camera mount

Surface, Pendant , Recessed and Panoramic+ Tilt


1.00 kg (2.20 lbs)

(D x W x H)

150 x 150 x 88 mm
(5.9 x 5.9 x 3.4 in)

Dimension drawing of Oncam C-Series C-08 and C-12 Outdoor Cameras
Click to enlarge


Operating temperature range

-40° C to +55° C (-40 to +131° F)


Operating Humidity

up to 95% Relative Humidity non-condensing

Cold start temperature range

-20° C to +55° C (-4 to +131° F)

Ingress protection

IP66, IP67, IP68 and IP69K

NEMA Type 4 & 6

Cold start temperature range with optional heater (CA-GHM1-O)

-40° C to +55° C (-40 to +131° F)

Impact resistance



These product certifications have been broken down into categories based on their focus areas:

Electrical & Electronic Standards

  • IEEE802.3af
  • AS/NZS CISPR 32: 2015 AMD 1: 2020
  • CE: EN 55032:2015/A1:2020, Class B; EN 55035:2017/A11:2020; EN50130-4:2011/A1:2014
  • UKCA: BS EN 55032:2015 +A1:2020, Class B; BS EN 55035:2017 +A11:2020;
    BS EN50130-4:2011 +A1:2014
  • EN IEC 61000-6-3:2021
  • EN 45545-2: 2020EN 50155: 2017
  • EN 50121-1: 2017
  • EN 50121-3-2: 2016/A1: 2019
  • EN 50121-4: 2016/A1: 2019
  • FCC CFR Title 47 Part 15, Subpart B: 2020 Class B
  • ICES-003 Issue 7:2020, Class B
  • ANSI C63.4-2014,ANSI C63.4a-2017,
    CAN/CSA-CISPR 32:17
  • UL/cUL 62368-1, EN 62368-1:2014/A11:2017

Environmental & Durability Standards

  • RoHS
  • IP66, IP67, IP68, IP69K and IK10
  • NEMA Type 4 & 6
  • BIS IS13252(Part1)/ IEC 60950-1
  • 5 year warranty


Outdoor Pendant Mount Kit


  • Aluminum
  • 1 1/2″ NPT male thread
  • Protective Sunshield
  • Pendant mount adaptor
Heater Module


  • Attaches to base of camera module​
  • Applicable in extreme environments for cold start as low as -40°C
  • Automatic on /off
Pole Mount Bracket


  • 1 1/2″ NPT female thread
  • Aluminum, includes clips
Wall Mount Bracket
  • 1 1/2″ NPT female thread
  • Aluminum
Corner Wall Mount Bracket


  • 1 1/2″ NPT female thread
  • Aluminum

Panoramic+ Rain Guard


  • Polymer construction
  • Surface or pendant mounting
  • Protects from rain 

Panoramic+ Tilt Adaptor


  • 0° to 90° angle
  • 1 1/2″ NPT Male to mounting bracket, Female to pendant mount, aluminum construction
  • Outdoor Pendant Mount required


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