VARIO2 IP (non-PoE), 24V DC, long range Infra-Red illuminator with full network capability and low voltage input

About VARIO2 IP Only – IR

850nm Infra-Red

The VARIO2 IP i16 is Raytec’s most powerful IP illuminator. Powered through a 24V DC input, the IP i16 delivers dedicated high-performance lighting for IP cameras. It can be fully integrated into an IP eco-system to provide smart, situation dependent lighting. VARIO2 delivers world-leading power and illumination distances which can improve the performance of any video surveillance system at night.

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Outstanding Distances.

VARIO2 delivers distances of up to 500m (1,640ft) of Infra-Red illumination, utilising PLATINUM Elite SMT LED technology for maximum performance and reliability.

Fully Programmable.

Control from anywhere on the network. Easy set-up, commissioning, operation and maintenance, minimising labour time and costs whilst maximising performance 24/7.

Integrated Web Interface.

An integrated web interface provides a host of user-defined additional settings and diagnostics tools. Tailor your solution to meet the exact demands of your installation.

Advanced Security and Diagnostics.

Greater levels of security with stricter access controls and secondary HTTP port access. Health monitoring and lifetime diagnostics provide insight into illuminator history and status


Wavelength850nm (940nm options available)
Max Distance500m (1,640ft)
AngleStandard pack includes 10° circular + 35° x 10° (fitted as standard) and 60° x 25°elliptical lenses. Additional optional lenses: 80° x 30°, 120° x 50°
Input24V DC
Data InputCat 5 Cable
Beam ShapeElliptical with HRT (Hot-spot Reduction) Technology
Number of LEDs24
IP RatingIP66
Temp Range-50° to +50°C (-58 to 122°F)
Weight3.1kg (6.8lbs)
Cable Length2 x 2.5m
BracketryU bracket included. VUB Bracketry also available (Optional)
Min. System Req.PC running Windows 7 with IE8 and network access.
Hardware FeaturesQuick Access Software FeaturesAdvanced User Defined Software FeaturesSystem Integration
In-built photocell for automatic on/off operationIndividual or group control (Groups up to 16 units)Timer functionsAPI for integration into 3rd party platforms
Photocell following outputPower On/OffSoft start turn onAPI for integration into network devices via HTTP commands
External telemetry inputPower control: 20-100%Selectable external telemetry input: volt – free or TTL
Boost: 120% power for 10 secondsPhotocell sensitivity trigger level
Deterrent feature with selectable patterns and speedsAssign illuminator to group for collective control
Assign name, group name and IP address
Standard and advanced diagnostics
Supported protocols include HTTP, Local and VMS operating modes (including combinations
See datasheet for full list of features and specification

Product Dimensions.



Datasheet - VARIO2 IP i16-1
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