Verkada D30, D40, CM61, and Dome Series cameras come equipped with an on-board microphone, which is disabled by default. Users with Admin permissions can enable audio. When enabled, audio will be available on playback of historical footage. 

Enable Audio

  1. Click on a camera
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Advanced Settings
  4. Select Device
  5. Toggle the Enable camera audio
  6. The camera will reboot
  7. Audio will be recorded onwards from the time it's activated

Listen to audio

  1. Click on a camera
  2. Click a thumbnail
  3. Use the volume slider tool in to adjust the volume


  • D80 has audio capabilities in hardware. The software support will be released at a later date
  • D50 does not have audio capabilities
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