Overview: The Logitech Alert 750e Outdoor Master System is a weatherproof,
outdoor video security system, featuring a night vision camera and home network
compatibility. The system
includes powerful software that allows you to monitor the system live on your
computer or from anywhere on a free, secure website. You can also record, store, and play
back video on your PC or the included microSD card. Up to six indoor or outdoor
cameras can be used in this master system.
Camera: The Logitech Alert outdoor camera can provide HD-quality video
security (960 x 720 @ 15 fps), even in the dark. The camera has a 130° viewing
angle for wide angle recording. With built-in infrared night
vision, the camera makes it easier to recognize people or other objects in low
light. It also
has a built-in microphone so you can monitor and record audio with the video
(see note below). The camera is
60529 IP55 rated), and is recommended for operation in temperature extremes from -22°F to 120°F.
The camera has a standard 1/4"-20 tripod thread on the top and bottom for mounting. Hardware is included for mounting the camera on a wall or ceiling, on a post, or under a soffit.
Note: Be sure to comply with the laws in your state or locality
regarding recording audio along with the video.
Easy Setup: The Logitech Alert 750e Outdoor Master System can be
installed using a simple 3-step procedure: install the supplied Logitech Alert
Commander software, connect the Network Adapter to your home network, and plug
in your camera. Because the system uses HomePlug networking, there's no need to
install new wiring. HomePlug networking uses your existing electrical wiring and
outlets to connect your cameras to your network and transmit video securely. You
can easily expand the system with up to six cameras, including the 700e outdoor
camera (item # 596700E) and 700i indoor camera (596700I).
Logitech Alert Commander: Included with the system is the powerful
Logitech Alert Commander software. The software gives you the option of
monitoring the system on your PC in Live Mode, or by recording video for later
viewing, either on your computer's hard drive or on the camera's built-in
microSD card. The Alert Commander software lets you configure and control the
system, display between one and six video windows, and select from four viewing
Free Remote Monitoring: The Logitech Alert Commander software includes
programs that allow you to see live video from your cameras from an
internet-connected computer (Web Commander), or through a free app for your
iPhone, Android, or Blackberry mobile device (Mobile Commander).
Premium Service Upgrade: The Web and Mobile Commander
Premium Service is a subscription-based upgrade that allows you to manage your
Logitech Alert system remotely over the Internet or from your smartphone. For
$79.95 per year, you can search and play recorded video that is stored on your
camera's DVR. This allows you to quickly review the event that triggered an
alert, or simply see what's been going on all day. You can also change motion
zones, turn motion alerts on/off, add recipients to email alerts, adjust the
sensitivity of the audio, and pan or zoom your cameras for a closer look. If you
have multiple sites, they can all be controlled remotely from a single
microSD Card: The camera records video to a microSD card, even when
your PC is turned off. The supplied 2 GB card gives you enough space for up to a
week of video and audio. Larger capacity cards, up to 32 GB, can record up to
several months worth of video and audio. When you turn on your computer and
connect to the network, the recorded video can be backed up to your hard drive.
An SD card adapter is included so you can use a card reader or insert the card
directly into your computer.
Motion Detection Zones: The Alert Commander software allows you to set
up motion detection zones on the viewable video, typically around windows and
doors. When movement is detected in any of the detection zones, the camera will
automatically record the action. Up to 16 motion detection zones can be
specified for a single view.
Alerts: You can set up alerts that will automatically notify you
whenever a camera detects motion. Notifications can be sent to an email address
or to your mobile phone.
Digital Pan-Tilt-Zoom: As you monitor the system, you can use keyboard
commands to pan left or right, tilt up or down, or zoom in or out to get better
System Requirements: The Logitech Alert 750e Outdoor Master System
operates on a Windows-based computer with the following requirements:
- Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, or Windows 7
- 2 GHz or faster processor
- At least 1 GB RAM
- Display resolution: 1024 x 720 or higher
- Hard Drive: 100 MB for software; minimum of 500+ MB for video storage
- Available Ethernet port on your home network
- High-speed Internet connection (for setup)
- Remote viewing requires a PC or Intel-based Mac with Adobe Flash Player
10 or later (free download)