The cameras has a clear resolution of 1080P Full 2MP . It is compatible with all 1080P dvrs to improve its clarity. It has smart IR vision of 20m during the night. It has motion detection, which can be configured in the dvr connected to alarm systems. The motion detection can also be used to minimize on the hard disk usage, there by saving space. For better clarity, the DVR should be connected to the monitor using HDMI cables. It Uses less power; less than 1 ampere current and 12 volts dc power. It has automatic day and night switching. Its flat base makes it ideal for mounting on ceilings or flat surfaces. The outer cover prevents moisture from entering the camera, therefore can be mounted outdoors.