Panasonic Adds Plug and Play Wireless Network Cameras

BL-C101A and BL-C121A monitor homes and business via PC or cell phone.

Panasonic Adds Plug and Play Wireless Network Cameras
Panasonic BL-C101A Network Camera
Steve Crowe · February 5, 2009

Panasonic has added two network cameras to its line of IP cameras, the BL-C101A and BL-C121A, which are designed for residential and business applications.

The new cameras can monitor homes and businesses from a PC or certain cell phones. The BL-C101A features one wire, plug-and-play installation, while the wireless BL-C121A features IEEE 802.11b/g and an internal antenna.

Both cameras can simultaneously capture MPEG-4 video and JPEG images and also include a Web address to remotely monitor what’s captured. The BL-C101A and BL-C121A both also have a built-in microphone.

Other features:

  • Full screen monitoring
  • 1 Lux Color Night View mode
  • Digital input for camera triggering, and digital output for alarm triggering (C121 only)
  • SSL support and 4-up, 9-up, and 16-up multi-camera pages

The BL-C101A and BL-C121A are now available from select Panasonic dealers.

BL-C101A — $129.95
BL-C121A — $199.95

Panasonic BL-C121A Network Camera

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