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D-Link DCS-5300
4.9 out of 10

D-Link DCS-5300

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Reviews and Problems with D-Link DCS-5300

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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy - no after warranty repair available

DS, Amazon
6 October 2010
  • Summary: I have a DCS-6620G and DCS-5300W. They both developed minor problems shortly after the 1 year warranty ran out. The DCS-6620G ethernet port failed and the DCS-5300G pan capability failed.
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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy - no after warranty repair available

DS, Amazon
6 October 2010
  • Summary: I have a DCS-6620G and DCS-5300W. They both developed minor problems shortly after the 1 year warranty ran out. The DCS-6620G ethernet port failed and the DCS-5300G pan capability failed.
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Overall 2
2.0

Not a Good Security Cam

W. D. Jack Moran, Amazon
1 October 2009
  • Summary: We purchased 4 of these cams for a retail security system, and had them professionally installed. They are not doing the job! The software is difficult to configure and to operate. The cams are slow to respond to PTZ commands. The audio is non-existant.
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Overall 2
2.0

Stay Away

W. E. Vanderslice "WEV", Amazon
14 January 2008
  • Summary: We had a DCS-900 for several years. Other than the occasional re-boot never had an issue. This was the replacement. Right away we never could get 33 of 36 computers to be able to access it (all 36 worked fine with the DCS-900).
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Overall 2
2.0

Not ready yet

Fisher, Amazon
18 August 2004
  • Summary: This product may be the worse piece of technology I have ever gotten. It would routinely crash my networks (Tried it on 2 different ones). If used in wired mode, it can go from 1-3 days before bring down the network, if wireless 3-4 hours-I had to upgrade the firmware to make it this long on the...
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Overall 2
2.0

Plagued with problems

DarkDan "DarkDan", Amazon
8 August 2004
  • Summary: If you've read the other reviews, you know that this camera is "high maintenance" to say the least, but there are a few additional problems I encountered that are not yet documented here. 1. This device knocks all other systems off my network.
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