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H4 IR PTZ Camera

H4 IR PTZ Camera

PTZ Control Meets IR Performance

2 MP
1 MP

The Avigilon H4 IR PTZ camera combines a powerful zoom lens with infrared (IR) technology to provide broad coverage and exceptional image quality, even in low-light settings. Choose either 1 MP with 45x zoom or 2 MP with 30x zoom. Both support up to 60 frames per second, and see up to 250 meters (820 feet) in complete darkness. An abrasion-resistant front lens and optional built-in silicone rubber wiper help to ensure clean, undistorted images in challenging weather conditions.

Patented Bandwidth-Saving Technology

Our HDSM SmartCodec™ technology optimizes compression levels for regions in a scene to help maximize bandwidth savings, helping to keep internet connectivity costs down.

H4 Video Intercom ACC screen

Powerful PTZ Control with Advanced IR Performance

Avigilon H4 IR PTZ cameras combine patented Avigilon self-learning video analytics with zoomable infrared (IR) technology to provide broad coverage and exceptional image quality in a range of lighting conditions and environments. Available in 1 MP (with 45x zoom) and 2 MP (with 30x zoom) camera resolutions, with a 250 meters (820 foot) IR illumination range.


2 MP
1 MP


360° View 360-degree views offer a cost-effective, easy-to-install solution providing broad coverage with fewer cameras
Adaptive IR Automatically adjusts IR beam width and exposure settings based on scene conditions to help maximize image quality
Audio Capabilities Available ports for external audio including sirens, microphones and/or loudspeakers for audio talk-down situations
Expandable Storage
Expandable Storage Slot for either SD or MicroSD memory prevents loss of recorded video during network or server interruptions
HDSM SmartCodec Technology
HDSM SmartCodec™ Technology Optimizes compression levels for regions in a scene to help maximize bandwidth savings, helping to keep internet connectivity costs down
High Definition Stream Management (HDSM)™ Technology Provides maximum image detail while minimizing bandwidth usage, helping to keep internet connectivity costs down
Integrated IR Illuminators* Integrated IR LEDs provide uniform illumination, even in complete darkness
* IR models are optional
LightCatcher™ Technology Offers exceptional detail in areas with low lighting
Onvif Compliant
ONVIF® Compliant Built on an open platform to allow integration with other security solutions
Relay I/O Connections
Relay I/O Connections Configure input/output actions and alarms for fast event response
Remote Focus & Zoom
Remote Focus & Zoom Once mounted and aimed, the zoom level can be adjusted and image can be focused remotely
Self-Learning Video Analytics
Self-Learning Video Analytics Recognize threats without predefined rules to help you detect, verify and act faster
Weather and Impact Rated
Weather & Impact Rated IP66/7 weather rating and IK10 impact rating for vandal resistance
Wide Dynamic Range
Wide Dynamic Range Captures details in scenes with both very bright and very dark areas

Supported Compression


High-Resolution Image Gallery

Avigilon H4 IR PTZ camera (front view)
Avigilon H4 IR PTZ camera (front view)
Avigilon H4 IR PTZ camera (side view)
Avigilon H4 IR PTZ camera (side view)

Video Gallery

Software Downloads

Camera Configuration Tool (CCT) (v APD,CCT,Encoder,H3 LPR,H3 Micro Dome,H3 Multisensor,H3 Panoramic,H3 PTZ,H3/H3A H.264,H4 Fisheye,H4 IR PTZ,H4 LPC,H4 Mini Dome,H4 Multisensor,H4 Pro,H4 PTZ,H4 Thermal,H4 Thermal ETD,H4 Video Intercom,H4A,H4ES,H4SL,H5 Pro,H5A,H5A Corner,H5A Explosion-Protected,H5A-PTZ,H5M,H5SL, EXE 1611278177 file_downloadRelease Notes file_downloadEXE File
H4 IR PTZ Camera Firmware (v H4 IR PTZ, FP,BIN 1616111039 file_downloadRelease Notes file_downloadFP File file_downloadBIN File
H4 IR PTZ MIB (v H4 IR PTZ, ZIP 1616111066 file_downloadRelease Notes file_downloadZIP File

Product Flyers

H4 IR PTZ Camera Line Flyer

Product Datasheets

H4 IR PTZ Camera Datasheet
Avigilon Self-Learning Video Analytics Datasheet

Product Installation Guides

H4 IR PTZ Camera (Pendant Mount) Installation Guide

Product Drawing

H4 IR PTZ Camera Drawings file_downloadZIP File

Product User Guides

Analytics Sizing Guide For Avigilon Hardware
Designing a Site with Avigilon Self-Learning Video Analytics

Accessory Datasheets

NPT Pendant Mount Adapter for H4IRPTZ and H4 Multisensor Datasheet
Pendant Wall Mount for H4IRPTZ and H4 Multisensor Datasheet

Accessory User Guides

USB Wifi Adapter System User Guide

Software User Guide

Camera Configuration Tool User Guide
H5 / H4 Camera Web Interface User Guide

General Catalog and Brochure

Fixed Mobile & Video Solutions Catalog
Video Security and Analytics Solutions Brochure
The Avigilon Advantage
Part Number Form Factor Resolution Lens Storage Feature Differences
1.0C-H4IRPTZ-DP45 Pendant Dome 1 MP 45x Zoom n/a
2.0C-H4IRPTZ-DP30 Pendant Dome 2 MP 30x Zoom n/a
1.0C-H4IRPTZ-DP45-WP Pendant Dome 1 MP 45x Zoom, with wiper n/a
2.0C-H4IRPTZ-DP30-WP Pendant Dome 2 MP 30x Zoom, with wiper n/a