Live stream from Amcrest IP camera into web page

By using IPCamLive you can easily integrate your Amcrest IP camera into your web page

Ease of integration

  • You need only one stream from your IP camera to be transferred to IPCamLive server
  • IPCamLive can receive the stream directly from the IP camera, so you do not need any additional PC or software to run
  • You can easily embed the live video stream in your web page using the HTML snippet generated by IPCamLive
  • IPCamLive servers can serve an unlimited number of clients
  • Your video will be displayed on any device regardless of whether it is a PC, MAC, mobile or tablet
  • You can forward your live stream to social media platforms such as Facebook, Youtube, Twitch, etc.

Realtime streaming protocol (RTSP)

  • RTSP is the standard streaming protocol of the IP cameras
  • Amcrest cameras support RTSP protocol for transferring the live video stream
  • IPCamLive ONVIF tool helps you find the proper RTSP URL of your camera
  • All you need is to forward your RTSP stream of your camera on your router
  • IPCamLive connects to your camera using RTSP protocol

Here you can find a video, how to connect your camera using RTSP protocol HERE.

The next table shows the RTSP URLs supported by Amcrest cameras:

Main stream rtsp://<user>:<pass>@<cameraip>:<port>/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=0
Sub stream rtsp://<user>:<pass>@<cameraip>:<port>/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=1

Default RTSP port: 554
Example: rtsp://viewer:pass@

The following table shows the models of Amcrest cameras that support these RTSP URLs:

Camera seris Camera models
Bullet cameras IP5M-B1186EW-28MM, IP8M-2496EB-28MM, IP8M-2496EW-V2, IP8M-2696EW-AI, IP5M-B1186EB-28MM, IP8M-VB2796EW, IP8M-VB2896EW-AI, IP8M-MB2546EW, IP4M-1046EW-AI
Eyeball cameras IP5M-T1179EW-28MM, IP8M-T2599EW, IP8M-T2669EW-AI, IP8M-VT2879EW-AI, IP8M-VT2779EW, IP4M-1048EW-AI, IP5M-T1273EW-AI, IP8M-MT2544EW
Mini dome cameras IP5M-D1188EW-28MM, IP8M-2493EW-V2, IP8M-2454EW, IP8M-VD2893EW-AI, IP8M-VD2793EW, IP8M-2693EW-AI, IP8M-2493EB
Speed dome cameras IP4M-1063EW-AI, IP4M-1083EW-AI, IP2M-863EW-AI, IP2M-866EW
WIFI cameras ASH21-B, IP4M-1051B, IP2M-841B-V3, ASH21-W, AD110, IP4M-1051W, IP2M-841W-V3, ASH22-W, ASH42-B, ASH43-W, ASH42-W, ADC2W, AD410, ASH26-W, IP3M-941W, IP3M-941B, IP2M-866W, AB2WFCAM, AB2WFSET-2PP, AB2WFSET, IP4M-1041B, IP4M-1041W
Fisheye cameras IP5M-F1180EW-V2

If your camera still does not work, please read the manual of your device to find the proper RTSP URL.