Axis introduces wireless installation tool for easy and quick setup of network
cameras from mobile devices
AXIS T8415 Wireless Installation Tool is a battery-powered handheld device able
to directly power up network cameras during installation. It includes a
free-of-charge app for Android and iOS-based mobile devices allowing for live
video feeds to be displayed via a direct Wi-Fi connection. From the live video,
easy access to basic key features to set the cameras optimal viewing angle,
focus and IP settings.
Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, announces AXIS
T8415 Wireless Installation Tool, simplifying on-site installation of network
cameras. Together with a streamlined and easy-to-use mobile app, the new Axis
tool takes advantage of the convenience and connectivity of today's mobile
devices to reduce installation time.
"By using their smartphones or tablets at the installation site, installers can
wirelessly connect via an intuitive mobile app to the camera and manage key
functions such as angle and focus. In addition to improved efficiency, AXIS
T8415 provides installers with a powerful battery that last the whole day", says
Erik Frännlid, Axis' Director of Product Management. "AXIS T8415 focuses on
solving two specific problems: the speed and ease of installation of an IP
AXIS T8415 is a battery-powered handheld device that connects directly to a
camera and displays live video at the installation site. This makes setting the
camera's viewing angle and focus easier than with the use of a laptop or remote
computer. With its powerful battery, AXIS T8415 can power up an Axis PoE camera
up to 30 W for several hours. The tools built-in Wi-Fi function connects it
within seconds to an installer's smartphone or tablet so the camera's live view
can be accessed in a convenient manner. While the camera is mounted and
connected via one-cable connection to the main unit, the installer can get close
to the camera with a smartphone device and adjust basic camera functions, such
as focus, IP address and image rotation. The app on the smartphone (iOS or
Android) can be downloaded free-of-charge from the App Store or Google Play.
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