Foscam FI9853EP - POE 1.0 MP HD H.264 Plug & Play Waterproof Mini Dome IP Camera

  • Brands Foscam
  • Product Code: FI9853EP
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $265.84

  • Ex Tax: $241.67

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Foscam FI9853EP - POE (Power Over Ethernet) 1.0 MP HD H.264 Plug & Play Waterproof Mini Dome IP Camera (White)


The  Foscam FI9853EP - 1.0 Megapixel HD IP Camera is Foscam's first "Plug and Play" Mini Dome.  Featuring the ability to connect via smartphone by simply scanning the QR code, bypassing the need to access your router and setup port forwarding.  The FI9853EP can be set up effortlessly by anyone, even those with limited IT experience. 

View from anywhere at anytime, day or night.  Featuring high quality video with 1.0 Megapixel H.264  video compression.  Supporting sound, motion detection and recording via NVR or cloud recording via  Furthermore, it is iPhone and Android compatible and viewable over the 3G network using free webcam apps.

Functions and Uses 

With remote Internet monitoring ability, the camera functions well as either a part of a home, retail or office security system or equally as well as a remote baby or pet monitor to name just a few uses.


Night Vision Distance via auto IR Leds
20 meters

Viewing Angle
70 degrees

Number or IR Leds

Waterproof Rating


Mangocam Cloud Recording, Viewing, Alerting and Hosting –

  • Mangocam is a global leader in CCTV cloud recording.  Established for over 5 years and one of the founding companies to offer these services, our cloud platform and services are: flexible, secure, stable, technologically agile, have the ability to use multiple camera brands at the same time and offer a superior service that has a track record of no downtime in a market that is now being flooded with sub par options.  
  • We offer a 20% discount to our customers off all premium plans when they purchase on either Foscam Australia or the Mangocam Store
  • A 7 day free trial of our Gold Plan is available so clients can see how Mangocam works and options available
  • We also have free plans for our users

Local Recording

  • Ability for multiple users to view and control up to 9 via browser and cameras at one time using the supplied Foscam Web Based Interface
  • Additionally free Windows recording software for up to 64 cameras is included 

Motion Detection

  • The camera supports FTP upload to your NAS device or any other local or remote FTP server
  • Emails with still images can be sent when motion is detected
  • It uses the motion jpeg standard and is supported by most 3rd party recording software packages and websites
  • No computer is necessary in order for the camera to function


  • Access to the cameras is password protected
  • The cameras support multiple users with different access rights
  • By default the camera is not available on or connected to the Internet nor does it require the Internet to function locally
  • Port forwarding is required for remote Internet connection 

Technical Support

  • The difference in purchasing from Foscam Australia is that our technicians have extensive experience with every aspect of Foscam units 
  • We have been the preferred reseller in Australia for 3 years
  • The support we give is clear, concise and easy to understand – there are no silly questions.
  • We have video tutorials available to view
  • We provide easy step by step instructions

How it works

Foscam Demonstration Video

User Interface
Foscam’s user interface is not only easy to use - but is accessible via the Internet from any standard browser from anywhere in the world 


  • One year manufacturer’s warranty
  • Local Australian support team
  • Free shipping – within Australia
  • Remote Internet monitoring from anywhere in the world
  • Supports IE and Safari
  • 720P HD Wired IP Camera  
  • H.264 video Compression  
  • IR-Cut filter for true colour video and images – especially during daylight hours
  • Night vision (up to 20 meters) via auto IR-LED illumination
  • The IR lights can be turned off manually from the software
  • Infrared Motion Detection (with email notification and image upload via FTP)
  • WPA2 Encryption supported
  • Allows for remote viewing and recording over LAN or the Internet through PC and mobile devices (including smart phones)
  • Simple to setup with a friendly graphical interface
  • High image & video quality
  • Multi-user access with password protection
  • Includes free Foscam Dynamic DNS service
  • Compatible with free Foscam Central Management Software

Package Contents

  • Foscam IP camera
  • 12V DC power supply (@147cm long cable)
  • User manual + CD with manual and software
  • Network cable

Installation Video
Please click to download or view.
Manual, software and video downloads
Manual and software for all units can be downloaded here.


  • Foscam Australia – is an Australian owned business based in Melbourne and provides free shipping on all Australian orders
  • Items ship from Melbourne within 24-48 hours from Melbourne
  • Our stock is not held off shore as is the case with most resellers selling into our country

Warranty / Guarantee

  • 2 year manufacturer’s warranty - this is serviced out of Melbourne
  • 7 day return policy
  • RMA returns and replacements processed out of Melbourne

Extension Cord Special - with camera purchase 
3m extension cables can be purchased in black to go with this unit    

Specification Table  

Models FI9853EP
Image Sensor Sensor Type 1/4" CMOS
Display Resolution 1.0MegaPixels(1280*720)
Flash 16MByte
Frame Rate 30fps
Minimum Illumination 0Lux 
(With IR Illuminator)
Lens Lens Type M12 interface f  2.8mm F=1.2
Optional 4mm/6mm
Diagonal Angle of View 75°
Horizontal View Angle 70°
Infrared Mode Automatic or manual
Night Vision 20m
Connectivity Ethernet
Wireless  N/A
Wireless Security N/A
EZLink N/A
External  I/O N/A
802.3af PoE IEEE 802.3af PoE
RS-485 Interface N/A
External Card Slot x
Software Features Video Format H.264
Multi-Stream Dual streams
Motion Detection
E-mail/FTP Alarm
Scheduled Recording
Built-in DDNS Server
Browser Supported IE6 and above
OS Supported Windows, MAC, 
Android, iOS
Firewall Supports IP Filtering
User Accounts Three levels user role
Audio 2-Way Audio N/A
Built-in Microphone N/A
External Microphone Input N/A
Built-in Speaker N/A
External Speaker Output N/A
Physical and Environmental Waterproof
Dimensions (mm) 135(L)x 135(W)x 98(H)
Net Weight 560g
Power Adapter 12V/1A
Power Consumption <4.2W
Operating Temperature -20°C ~ 60°C 
(-4°F ~ 140°F)
Operating  Humidity 10% ~ 80% non-condensing
Storage Temperature -20°C ~ 60°C 
(-4°F ~ 140°F)
Storage Humidity 0% ~ 90% 
Reset Reset button is available
Certification CE, FCC, RoHS
Warranty Limited 2-year warranty

Foscam’s Corporate Profile 

ShenZhen Foscam Intelligent Technology Co., limited, is a leading professional high-tech company providing IP video product and solutions in China.  As China’s Internet video solutions leader, Foscam is committed to providing the public with the safest, highest quality network camera series, providing high-quality, cost-effective comprehensive equipment solutions. 

Founded in 2007, headquartered in Shenzhen, China. Operations throughout the world. Foscam has established a system of business channels in Germany, the United States, Britain, Italy, Singapore, India, France, Canada and Australia with more than 30 partner countries and regions started cooperation. Up to now, products have been used in over 60 countries, totalling over one million sales.

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