Toshiba Launches Easy-to-Install Vandal
Resistant Dome Camera
IRVINE, CA, MARCH 1, 2005 – Surveillance cameras designed to monitor
criminals often turn into the target of their attacks. That’s why Toshiba
has introduced its new IK-VR01A, a vandal-resistant dome camera featuring
a rugged metal housing that withstands heavy impact and tampering, plus is
IP66 rated for water- and dust-resistance.
Ideal for tackling vandal-prone areas in malls, airports, schools, public
buildings or prisons, the Toshiba IK-VR01A offers security professionals
sharp color video in a variety of lighting environments. Key features of
the imaging system include a powerful 1/3-inch CCD that delivers 480 TV
lines of resolution, a high-quality Vari Focal lens, advanced day/night
(color cut) imaging to enable 24/7 surveillance, lowlight sensitivity to
0.4Lux, and a clean 50dB signal-to-noise ratio that optimizes its
performance with a digital video recorder.
Installers will appreciate the camera’s stylish appearance, compact (6.7 x
5.8 inches) footprint, modifiable mounts and domes, and simple analog
connectivity. The labor saving mounting enables fast, hassle-free
installation virtually anywhere, including into a wide variety of
electrical junction boxes. Plus, the IK-VR01A is literally four cameras in
one: customers are given the choice of tinted or clear dome covers, as
well as either flush or surface mounting.
The Toshiba IK-VR01A camera is expected to ship in March 2005. MSRP has
not been determined. The camera package includes tinted and clear dome
covers, the mounting base, manual, monitor out harness wire, and necessary
For more information and the name of a local Toshiba Security & Network
Video distributor, call 1-877-696-3822. Or visit www.cctv.toshiba.com.
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