AXIS Q16-Series IP Camera Series Cameras for Challenging Lighting Conditions


  • Outstanding Day / Night Cameras operate in a wide range of Lighting
  • Q1615:  2-megapixel, Operates when wide dynamic range is required
  • Q1645:  2-Megapixel
  • Q1647:  5-Megapixel
  • AXIS Q1659 (LE): 20-Megapixel
  • Select indoor or outdoor-ready (LE) IP Cameras
  • Easy installation with remote back focus lets you make focus adjustments remotely

Design Note: These cameras compare to the Hanwha X-series bullet cameras. As an example, take a look at the Hanwha XNO-6085R which provides low-light sensitivity of 0.004 Lux (color). It is also more economical.

To learn more about the best IP camera for your application, take a look at our article, What is the Best Camera for IP Camera Systems.

Q16 IP Camera
Q16 IP Camera
Outdoor IP Camera
Outdoor IP Camera

AXIS Q1615 and Q1645 IP Camera Series Specifications

 Model Resolution Min. Light Specifications (color)
AXIS Q1615 MK-II (LE)2-Megapixe (1920 x 1080)0.11 lux
AXIS Q1645 (LE)2-Megapixe (1920 x 1080)0.02 lux
AXIS Q1647 (LE)5-Megapixel (3072 x 1728)0.12 lux
AXIS Q1659 (LE)20-Megapixe (5472×3648)0.04 lux

* Indoor versions only
** -40°C with High PoE, -30°C with PoE 802.3af


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, TCP, UDP, IGMP, RTCP, ICMP, DHCP, ARP, SOCKS

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 Support for AXIS Camera Application Platform enabling installation of additional application
Alarm actions or triggersIntelligent video and external input
Alarm eventsFile upload via FTP, HTTP, and email Notification via email, HTTP and TCP External output activation Video and audio recording to edge storage Pre- and post-alarm video buffering

Local storageSD/SDHC memory card slot (card is not included)
PowerAXIS Q1615: max. 6.9 W, PoE Class 3
AXIS Q1645-LE: Power over Ethernet (PoE) IEEE 802.3at Type 2 Class 4
Typical 12.3 W, max 25.5 W
ConnectorsRJ-45 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX PoE Terminal block for 1 alarm input and 1 output 3.5 mm mic/line in, 3.5 mm line out
Operating conditionsAXIS Q1645-LE: Start-up at -40 °C to 60 °C (-40 °F to 140 °F)
ApprovalsAXIS Q1614/Q1615:0.6 kg (1.3 lb.)
AXIS Q1614-E/Q1615-E:3.1 kg (6.8 lb.)
WeightOutdoor Camera: 6350 g (13.2 lb)
Included accessoriesAXIS T94Q01A Wall Mount, AXIS T92G20 Outdoor Housing,
connector kit, resistorx® T20 tool, installation guide, Windows®
decoder 1-user license
Optional AccessoriesPoE injectors or midspans are available with 13W or high power with up to 60W. Optional NVR IP software

To learn more select: Dome IP Cameras | Box Cameras | PTZ IP Cameras | More Axis IP Cameras | Other IP Cameras

Contact us to learn more about the IP cameras available. We can be reached at 800-431-1658 in the USA, or at 914-944-3425 everywhere else, or use our contact form.