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D-Link Wireless Network VGA Day & Night Pan/Tilt Cloud Camera

  • Model: DCS-5020L
  • 5.0 mm
  • 640x480 VGA Resolution
  • 340degree
  • 26.2 ft.
  • 4x Digital Zoom
Lens Size
5.0 mm
Recording Resolution
640x480 VGA Resolution
Field of View
Night Vision
26.2 ft.
Digital Zoom
4x Digital Zoom
Sound & Motion Sensing
Triggers an Email Alert When Activity is Detected
Wi-Fi Extender
Mounting Options
Plug and Play Wall Mountable
Indoor/Outdoor Use
Indoor Use Only
Pan & Tilt Capabilities
Pan & Tilt Remotely via Smartphone
Smartphone Viewing
Remote Viewing from Apple iPad/iPhone or Compatible Android
Additional Features
The D-Link DCS-5020L Wireless Network VGA Day & Night Pan / Tilt Cloud Camera is a complete system with a built-in CPU and Web server that transmits high-quality video images for security and surveillance. The pan / tilt function allows the camera to patrol a wide area, while the built-in IR LEDs allow for round the clock surveillance regardless of the lighting conditions. This easy to install camera comes with integrated motion-sensing and night-vision technology.
Included Accessories
CAT5 Ethernet Cable Power Adapter Mounting Bracket and Screws
4.4(w) X 4.4(h) X 4.8(d)
Shipping Weight
2 lbs
Warranty Terms - Parts
12 Months
Warranty Terms - Labor
12 Months


Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera


Keep an Eye on What Matters Most


View more, do more, and protect more with the clarity and mobile control of D-Link’s Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-5020L). Download the free mydlink app and monitor your home or business – anywhere, anytime – on your smartphone or tablet. Experience confident clarity and total control with the ultra-smooth pan/tilt and digital zoom functionality. Integrated motion-sensing and night-vision technology provides around-the-clock surveillance. With simple installation, you’ll have an effective affordable home or business surveillance solution up and running in no time.



D-Link’s free mydlink Lite mobile app provides remote monitoring from anywhere on your Smartphone or Tablet.


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  1. Pan & Tilt
  2. Wi-Fi Connection
  3. Night Vision
  4. Sound and Motion Detection
  5. Remote Viewing
  6. Wired Connectivity
  7. WPS Button

Pan & Tilt

Quickly scan a wide area from a variety of angles

Wi-Fi Connection

Easily add to your existing Wi-Fi network for versatile placement almost anywhere. 

Night Vision

View up to 26 feet in complete darkness with IR LEDs

Sound and Motion Detection

Detects changes within the camera's environment, triggering instant e-mail alerts and auto-recording

Remote Viewing

Monitor your home or office from anywhere with your iPhone, iPad and Android devices

Wired Connectivity

Connect your camera with blazing-fast wired connectivity

WPS Button

Connect your camera to an existing Wi-Fi network with the push of a button using Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)

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  • Pan & Tilt Function

    Quickly scan a wide area from a variety of angles
  • Sound and Motion Detection

    Enhanced email alerting based on sound and motion sensing technology

  • Wi-Fi Extender

    Instantly eliminate dead zones and expand your home's wireless network

  • Night Vision

    View up to 26 feet in complete darkness
  • Remote Viewing

    View on iPhone®, iPad® or Android® with mydlink™ app or mydlink.com
  • Wireless N

    Wireless N for flexible placement
  • Home and Small Business Surveillance

    The DCS-5020L provides the performance of a professional home or business surveillance solution at a fraction of the cost. Monitor and protect what matters most – anywhere,
    anytime – using the free mydlink web portal or mydlink Lite mobile app on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. Ultra-smooth pan/tilt and zoom functionality lets you monitor with precision and confidence from your mobile device.

    Why wait for a costly technician to install your system? With the DCS-5020L, installation is fast, easy, and flexible. The integrated night vision, sound and motion-sensing technology gives you peace of mind and around-the-clock surveillance. Whether you’re looking for a superior home surveillance solution or a versatile way to monitor your small business, D-Link’s DCS-5020L lets you see more of what matters.
  • Sharp Image Monitoring from Different Angles

    With sharp, responsive pan/tilt movement and digital zoom, the DCS-5020L gives you full control, so you can quickly scan a wide area from a variety of angles, and 4x digital zoom lets
    you zoom in for more detail.
  • Motion and Sound Push Notifications and Alerts

    Built with motion and audio sensing technology, the DCS-5020L is capable of triggering e-mail and push notification alerts based on changes in your camera’s environment. The intuitive mydlink interface allows you to quickly customize your settings, so you can have full control of how and when you want to be alerted. Easily setup volume thresholds and watch-zones to be notified when your camera detects excessive noise levels or strange activity.
  • Night Vision Technology

    The DCS-5020L provides around-the-clock surveillance with night vision capability, allowing you to see up to 26 feet in complete darkness. Whether you're using your camera for home surveillance or to keep an eye on your loved ones, the DCS-5020L gives you the peace of mind you deserve.
  • Extend your Wi-Fi Network

    The DCS-5020L comes with a built-in Wi-Fi extender, providing a convenient way to expand your wireless network. Simply place your camera somewhere within range to instantly increasing your wireless home coverage. While the DCS-5020L provides great value in home monitoring, it is also an easy way to eliminate dead spots within your home.

Zero Configuration

Wi-Fi Camera Comparison

Day & Night
Indoor/Outdoor Indoor Indoor Indoor / Outdoor
Wireless Extender
Sound Detection
Motion Detection
Night Vision
Local Recording
Resolution VGA - 640 x 480 HD 720p - 1280 x 800 1MP (HD 720p) - 1280 x 800
Lens 2.2mm F2.0 Fixed Iris 2.4mm F2.0 Fixed Iris 3.45mm F2.8 Fixed Iris
1/4" CMOS 1/4" CMOS
Horizontal Field of View (degrees) 66.2 98.0 57.8
Digital Zoom 4x 10x 10x
Video Compression H.264
Audio Support 1-Way Built-in Mic 2-Way Built-in Mic Speaker out 2-Way Built-in Mic Speaker out



Networking Protocol
  • DHCP Client 
  • NTP Client (D-Link)
  • DNS Client 
  • DDNS Client (Dyndns and D-Link)
  • SMTP Client
  • FTP Client 
  • HTTP Server 
  • PPPoE
  • UPnP Port Forwarding 
  • LLTD
Built-In Protocol
  • 10/100 BASE-TX Fast Ethernet
  • 802.11b/g/n WLAN
Wireless Connectivity
  • 802.11b/g/n Wireless with WEP/WPA/WPA2security
  • WPS
Wireless Transmit Output Power (Typical)
  • 11b - 16 dbm
  • 11g/11n - 12 dbm
  • 64 MB
Flash Memory
  • 8 MB
Reset Button
  • Reset to factory default
Video Codecs
  • H.264
  • JPEG for still images
Video Features
  • Adjustable image size and quality
  • Time stamp and text overlay
  • Flip and Mirror
  • 640 x 480 at up to 30 fps
  • 320 x 240 at up to 30 fps
  • 160 x 112 at up to 30 fps
  • Focal length: 2.2 mm, F2.0
  • 8 meter illumination distance with 10 LEDs andlight sensor
Viewing Angle
  • Horizontal: 66.2°
  • Vertical: 49.08°
  • Diagonal: 77.04°
Pan/Tilt Range
  • Pan Range: +170° ~ -170° (Total 340°)
  • Tilt Range: +95° ~ -25° (Total 120°)
Digital Zoom
  • Up to 4x
3A Control
  • AGC (Auto Gain Control)
  • AWB (Auto White Balance)
  • AES (Auto Electronic Shutter)
  • Input: 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
  • Output: 12 V DC, 1 A
  • Camera Only - 102.35 x 101.27 x 133.6 mm(4.03 x 3.99 x 5.26 inches)
  • Camera Including Mounting Bracket -102.35 x 101.27 x 230.0 mm(4.03 x 3.99 x 9.06 inches)
Max Power Consumption
  • 8.64W
Operation Temperature
  • 0 ˚C to 40 ˚C (32 ˚F to 104 ˚F)
Storage Temperature
  • -20 ˚C to 70 ˚C (-4 ˚F to 158 ˚F)
  • FCC Class B
  • CE
  • CE LV D
  • C-Tick


1 Use of audio or video equipment for recording the image of a person without their knowledge and consent is prohibited in certain states or jurisdictions. The end-user assumes all liability for compliance with applicable state, local and

federal laws.

2Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction,

and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate. Environmental factors will adversely affect wireless signal range. Wireless range and speed rates are D-Link RELATIVE performance measurements based on the wireless range and

speed rates of a standard Wireless G product from D-Link. Maximum throughput based on D-Link’s 802.11n devices.

3Computer must adhere to Microsoft’s recommended system requirements.

4Zero Configuration requires mydlink-enabled Cloud Router.

5Using equal storage space, H.264 video compression records up to 5X more when compared to MJPEG recording.

64x digital zoom enlarges an image by magnifying the pixels in a selected portion of the image by 4 times.

7The mobile device must have a mobile or WiFi data connection. Non-iOS/Android playback devices must be equipped with 3G video playback software such as RealPlayer™ or PacketVideo™.

8 24/7 Basic Installation Support is available only in the USA for the first 30 days from date of original purchase.

9 1-Year Limited Warranty available only in the USA and Canada.

D-Link disclaims any liability whatsoever for any end-user use of D-Link products which fails to comply with applicable laws and regulations.

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