When it comes to security, every detail matters. RLC-1212A with F1.6 large aperture lens and 12MP ultra high resolution captures intricate details from facial features to license plates, meaning nothing goes unnoticed.
Advanced Detection & Alerts: The camera intelligently distinguishes people, vehicles and pets from other objects. Offering reliable protection all the time by sending you alerts of true threats.
Stunning Colour Night Vision: RLC-1212A is equipped with a powerful spotlight that stays on at night, making night scenes as vivid as day. You can see more details in full colour without worrying about poor lights.
Two-Way Audio: With built-in mic & speaker, you are free to listen and talk back to whoever the camera catches in real time. Remote communication has never been so easy.
Note: This function is only available in Reolink App/Client when connected to Reolink NVR RLN8-410 or RLN16-410.
Amazing Time-Lapse Videos: Long-term events like sun rising and flower blooming are hard yet fun to observe. This camera with time lapse makes it quicker and easier to appreciate the amazing process of such events in minutes.
* This feature is incompatible when camera is connected to NVRs.
Multiple Recording Options: This smart IP camera supports 24/7 continuous, motion-triggered, or scheduled recordings. All the videos can be saved to the microSD card, Reolink NVR or FTP server. Choose a way you like and enjoy customised security.
Reolink NVR: If you want to save videos for a much longer time or manage multiple cameras, you can simply connect this camera to a compatible Reolink NVR or security camera system.
*Reolink NVRs are recommended for best performance.
PoE - Easy Installation: Thanks to Power over Ethernet (PoE) technology, this IP camera can transmit videos and be charged simultaneously via only one network cable. You can install this camera quickly and easily.
IP67 Weatherproof: RLC-1212A is designed for use in various conditions. The rugged body and housing enable this camera to withstand powerful water jets, intense heat, humidity, and the cold.
Real-Time Alerts: This IP camera uses motion sensor to detect activities and send you push notifications. Once an event is captured, you'll be told promptly. You can customise motion schedule, or sensitivity via the easy-to-use Reolink App. You can adjust the sensitivity of the detection to suit your needs.
Remote Live View: Monitoring your property has never been easier. With the Reolink App or Client, you‘ll have the convenience of monitoring your property, business, and more, anytime and anywhere.
Easy & Smart Playback: Play back saved videos and filter them by event type to quickly find the desired content.
Customised Motion Zone: Decide which zones you want to receive alerts from and which ones you don't with customised motion zones.
Voice Control: Just say “Google, show me the backyard” and the live feed will appear on your Google Nest Hub or Chromecast-enabled TVs.
What's in the box?
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Technical Specs for Reolink RLC-1212A
1/2.49" CMOS Sensor
Default: 4512X2512 (12 Megapixels) at 20 frames/sec
|Lens||f=4.0mm; F=1.6, with IR-cut filter|
|Field of View||
• Horizontal: 93°
• Vertical: 49°
|Day & Night||Auto-switching with IR cut filter|
Infrared Night Vision
30 meters (100ft) (LED: 2pcs/28mil/850nm)
|Colour Night Vision||Spotlight: 1pcs/4.3W/6500K/700 Lumens|
|PoE||IEEE 802.3af, 48V Active|
|DC Power||DC 12.0V⎓1A, <12W|
|Ethernet||One 10M/100Mbps; RJ45|
|Storage||microSD card slot (Max. 256GB)|
|Audio||Built-in microphone and speaker|
• Mainstream: 2fps - 20fps (default: 20fps)
• Substream: 4fps - 20fps (default: 10fps)
• Mainstream: 3072Kbps - 10240Kbps (default: 8192Kbps)
• Substream: 128Kbps - 1024Kbps (default: 768Kbps)
Edge, Chrome, Firefox, Safari
|OS Supported||PC: Windows, Mac OS; Smartphone: iOS, Android|
Motion detection/person detection/vehicle detection/pet detection
Motion-triggered recording (default); scheduled recording; 24/7 recording
|Protocols & Standards||HTTPS, SSL, TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, IPv4, UPnP, RTSP, RTMP, SMTP, NTP, DHCP, DNS, DDNS, FTP, P2P|
Max User Access
20 Users (1 admin account & 19 user accounts); support up to 12 simultaneous video streams (10 substreams & 2 mainstreams)
-10°C to 55°C
|Operating Humidity||10% ~ 90%|
FAQs for Reolink RLC-1212A
Method 1 (recommended): You can add this camera to the Synology Surveillance Station.
Method 2: You can treat your Synology device as an FTP server.
Yes, the camera can support time-lapse. It can save time-lapse photos and videos to the SD card.
Yes, this camera supports person/vehicle detection.
Yes, the camera supports two-way audio via its built-in mic and speaker. You can not only capture videos with audio recorded but also have real-time communication with people on the camera's end through Reolink App or Client.
By default, the camera's spotlights are motion activated: it will turn on automatically when a motion is detected. You can turn them off or adjust the brightness to your liking. Please note that with the spotlights on you can enjoy clear colour night vision, but if the spotlights are turned off, you will only see black and white images at night.
Yes, currently, this camera can work with Google Assistant.
Reolink APP/Client is free of charge and the service is free of subscription.
This camera can be used both indoors and outdoors.
It is IP66 certified weatherproof and its operating temperature is from -10°C to 55°C (14°F to 131°F), perfect for outdoor and indoor usage.
There are two methods:
1. Via an Ethernet cable, connect the camera to a PoE NVR, PoE injector, PoE switch, or directly to a router with a PoE port, for both power supply and video signal transmission.
Note: Please make sure that the PoE injector/switch is 802.3 af compliant (48V) and supports active mode.
2.Via a DC 12V 1A power adapter (purchased separately), connect the camera to power outlet for power supply only.
The camera can work without an NVR.
1. When it works without an NVR, the recordings can be saved to the micro SD card (purchased separately);
2. When it works with an NVR, the recordings can be saved to the NVR.
Note: For best compatibility, do not use the camera with third-party NVRs.
The camera can work with NVRs with the N5MB01, N6MB01, and N7MB01 hardware versions.
This camera supports up to 256GB micro SD cards with FAT32 format and Class 10 read & write speed.
No, Reolink PoE cameras work well on their own without subscription fees. You can make full use of the person/vehicle/pet detection, local storage, and other functions for free!
If you want to buy a new one: the currently on-sale NVRs work with all PoE and plug-in WiFi cameras.
If you already have one:
Please first refer to this article for its hardware version.
For the NVR with the hardware N7MB01, N6MB01, or N5MB01, it works with all PoE and plug-in WiFi cameras.
For the NVR with the hardware N2MB02, N3MB01, or H3MB18, it works with all PoE and plug-in WiFi cameras. But you can not have a full-resolution live view of the following cameras: RLC-1212A, RLC-1224A, Reolink Duo 2 PoE, Reolink Duo 2 WiFi, Reolink Duo Floodlight WiFi, Reolink Duo Floodlight PoE.
The camera supports T-568B connectors and 8-PIN Ethernet cables of CAT5 or higher.