AXIS Q6042E PTZ Dome IP Camera Outdoor Ready and Powered over PoE

The camera has been discontinued.

Alternative Axis Q6075 or Hanwha XNP-6321H

For more information see Axis IP Cameras | IP Cameras | IP Surveillance Products | IP NVR Software


  • Outdoor-ready
  • Arctic Temperature Control
  • High Power over Ethernet
  • Extended tilt range of 20° above the horizon
  • 36 x optical and 12x digital zoom
  • Multiple, individually configurable H.264 and Motion JPEG video streams
  • Local storage with a built-in SD/SDHC memory card slot
  • Day and night functionality, progressive scan, 128x wide dynamic range, electronic image stabilization, and E-flip
AXIS Q6042E PTZ Dome IP Camera
Axis IP PTZ Camera


SecurityPassword protection, IP address filtering, HTTPS encryption, IEEE 802.1X network access control, digest authentication, user access log
Supported protocolsIPv4/v6, HTTP, HTTPS*, QoS Layer 3 DiffServ, FTP, SMTP, Bonjour,
UPnP, SNMPv1/v2c/v3 (MIB-II), DNS, DynDNS, NTP, RTSP, RTP,

System integration
Application Programming InterfaceOpen API for software integration, including VAPIX® from Axis Communications available at
Intelligent videoVideo motion detection, active tampering alarm, audio detection
Alarm triggersIntelligent video and external input
Alarm eventsFile upload via FTP, HTTP and email Notification via email, HTTP and TCP External output activation
Video buffer56 MB pre- and post-alarm
CasingIP66-rated, metal casing (aluminum), acrylic (PMMA) clear dome
cover pre-mounted to casing, sunshield (polycarbonate)
Local storageSD/SDHC memory card slot (Card is not included)
Processor and memoryARTPEC-3, 128 MB RAM, 128 MB Flash
PowerCamera: High Power over Ethernet, max. 50 W
Midspan (included): AXIS T8124 High Power over Ethernet
Midspan 1-port 100-240 V AC, max. 60 W
ConnectorsRJ-45 for 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
IP66-rated RJ-45 connector kit included
Operating conditionsCamera unit: -40 °C to 50 °C (-40 °F to 122 °F)
Arctic Temperature Control enables camera start-up at
temperatures as low as -40 °C (-40 °F
ApprovalsEN 55022 Class B, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3, EN
61000-6-1, EN 61000-6-2, FCC Part 15 Subpart B Class B, VCCI
Class B, C-tick AS/NZS CISPR22, ICES-003 Class B, EN 60950-1
Midspan: EN 60950-1, GS, UL, cUL, CE
Weight3.5 kg (7.7 lb.)
Included accessoriesAXIS T8124 High PoE Midspan 1-port, IP66-rated RJ-45
connector kit, clear and smoked dome cover, sunshield,
Installation Guide, CD with User’s Manual, recording software,
installation and management tools, Windows decoder 1-user
ModelsAXIS Q6042E
Image sensor¼” ExView HAD Progressive Scan CCD
Lens3.3 – 119 mm, F1.4 – 4.2, autofocus, automatic day/night,
horizontal angle of view: 1.7° – 57.2°
Minimum illuminationColor: 0.5 lux at 30 IRE
B/W: 0.008 lux at 30 IRE
Shutter timeNTSC: 1/30 000 s – 0.5 s, PAL: 1/30 000 s – 1.5 s
Zoom35x optical and 12x digital
Video compressionH.264 and Motion JPEG
ResolutionsNTSC: 704×480 to 176×120, PAL: 704×576 to 176×144
Frame rate H.26430 fps in all resolutions
Frame rate Motion JPEG30 fps in all resolutions
Video streamingMulti-stream H.264 and Motion JPEG: 3 simultaneous,
individually configured streams in max. resolution at 30/25
(NTSC/PAL) fps; more streams if identical or limited in frame
Controllable frame rate and bandwidth
Image settingsWide Dynamic Range (WDR), Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS),
manual shutter time, compression, color, brightness, contrast,
sharpness, rotation, aspect ratio correction
Text and image overlay, privacy mask, image freeze on PTZ