1. The following functions are built in.
(1) Auto Light Control (ALC)/Electronic Light
(2) Automatic Gain Control (AGC) +15 dB
and Automatic Tracing White Balance
(3) Camera synchronization mode selec-
table between internal (INT), Line-locked
(LL) for WV-CP240 and WV-CP244 and
Multiplexed Vertical Drive (VD2).
2. Minimum illumination of 0.6 lx (0.06 foot-can-
dle) at F0.75 (equivalent to 2.0 lx (0.2 foot-
candle) at F1.4)
3. Signal-to-noise ratio of 50 dB
(Equivalent to AGC Off)
4. Horizontal resolution of 480 lines
5. Auto iris lens control selectable between
video signal and DC power supply.
1. Do not attempt to disassemble the camera.
To prevent electric shock, do not remove
screws or covers.
There are no user serviceable parts inside.
Ask a qualified service person for servicing.
2. Handle the camera with care.
Do not abuse the camera. Avoid striking,
shaking, etc. The camera could be damaged
by improper handling or storage.
3. Do not expose the camera to rain or
moisture, or try to operate it in wet areas.
Turn the power off immediately and ask a
qualified service person for servicing.
Moisture can damage the camera and also
create the danger of electric shock.
4. Do not use strong or abrasive detergents
when cleaning the camera body.
Use a dry cloth to clean the camera when
In case the dirt is hard to remove, use a mild
detergent and wipe gently. Afterwards, wipe
off the remained part of the detergent in it
with a dry cloth.
5. Clean the CCD faceplate with care.
Do not clean the CCD with strong or abrasive
detergents. Use lens tissue or a cotton tipped
applicator and ethanol.
6. Never face the camera towards the sun.
Do not aim the camera at bright objects.
Before attempting to connect or operate this product,
please read these instructions carefully and save this manual for future use.
N0301-0 V8QA5733AN Printed in Japan
N 19Model No. WV-CP240
Color CCTV Cameras
Panasonic’s WV-CP240/CP242/CP244 series digi-
tal signal processing color CCD cameras intro-
duce a new level of high picture quality and high
resolution through the use of a 1/3-inch interline
transfer CCD image sensor having 768 horizontal
pixels (picture elements), and digital signal pro-
cessing LSI’s. This model offers cutting-edge
technology for advanced video surveillance.
The exclamation point within an
equilateral triangle is intended to
alert the user to the presence of
important operating and mainte-
nance (servicing) instructions in the
literature accompanying the appli-
The lightning flash with arrowhead
symbol, within an equilateral trian-
gle, is intended to alert the user to
the presence of uninsulated "dan-
gerous voltage" within the product's
enclosure that may be of sufficient
magnitude to constitute a risk of
electric shock to persons.
The serial number of this product may be found on
the bottom of the unit.
You should note the serial number of this unit in the
space provided and retain this instruction as a per-
manent record of your purchase to aid identification
in the event of theft.
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK,
DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SER-
VICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK DO NOT OPEN
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found
to comply with the limits for a Class A digital
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
These limits are designed to provide reasonable
protection against harmful interference when the
equipment is operated in a commercial environ-
ment. This equipment generates, uses, and can
radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed
and used in accordance with the instruction manu-
al, may cause harmful interference to radio com-
Operation of this equipment in a residential area is
likely to cause harmful interference in which case
the user will be required to correct the interference
at his own expense.
FCC Caution: To assure continued compliance,
(example - use only shielded interface cables when
connecting to computer or peripheral devices). Any
changes or modifications not expressly approved
by the party responsible for compliance could void
the user’s authority to operate this equipment.