Specifications for an Astak CM-818 Wireless Night Vision Color Camera

by Andrew Mann

The Astak CM-818 is a wireless home security camera that records in full color and has night-vision capabilities. The camera can be set up alone or as part of a set of cameras. It merely requires a receiver, such as the Astak 909-TR. The CM-818 is compatible with all other Astak cameras except the 918TR.

Imaging Sensor

The CM-818 has a 1/3-inch CMOS imaging sensor. The camera has a view angle of 62 degrees with resolution line of 380.


The CM-818 has an unobstructed visual range of 150 to 300 feet. After dark, the camera has a night vision range of 15 to 20 feet.

Power Supply

The CM-818 requires an 8-volt AC power supply. The power supply is included with the camera.


About the Author

Based in Vancouver, Andrew Mann has been writing since 2001. His work can be seen on Web sites like eHow and Answerbag. His areas of expertise are sports, music, and politics. Mann has a Bachelor of Arts in humanities from Memorial University of Newfoundland, and a certificate of technical writing from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.

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