Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring
Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring

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Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring

  • Sequence of 10 photos
  • Operation time of Covert MP8 up to 5 months
  • Photo and video material
  • Night lighting
  • Password protection of the motion activated camera

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Covert MP8 - motion activated camera for round-the-clock forest monioring

Covert MP8 is a motion activated camera with a motion sensor and IR lighting designed to record the image of the monitored area. The recorded image is marked with information including moon phases, date and time of the recorded event.

  • Work time

    Operation time of the motion activated camera

    up to 5 months


  • Recordings overwriting

    Overwriting records


  • Sensors range

    Range of sensors

    up to 25 m

  • Port USB

    IR lighting

    12 m range

Motion activated camera Covert MP8 with motion detector is highly user-friendly. Collected footage is stored according to the exact date on removable memory cards. You can watch the footage directly on the colour screen of the trail camera or on an external device e.g. computer. The trail camera is dedicated in particular to those users who require all day and all night monitoring of bait stations, ponds, forests and etc.

Application of the Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring

  • monitoring of bait stations,
  • supervising fish breeding ponds,
  • forest control,,
  • property protection,
  • catching poachers.
  • We provide our clients with free configuration of the purchased trail camera and full service and technical support during the use of the device. To receive a completely set up device please add 'CONFIGURATION' in the comments to your order or contact our service:
    Detective Store - Service
    Phone: (44) 077 0919 7697

Functionality of the Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring

  • High quality of recordings

    High quality recordings

    A high-tech CMOS matrix with a resolution of 8 MP is the heart of the device. It generates clear and readable picture with no major disruptions.


    Imperceptible IR

    The motion activated camera has 28 diodes that emit IR light which illuminates the area at night within about 12 meters. The light emits soft red glow.

  • PIR sensors

    PIR motion sensor

    The motion detection system enables to introduce the motion activated camera into a stand-by mode. When motion is detected within the reach of the sensors the device automatically activates recording or photo function.

  • Modes of operation


    Featuring a selection of operation modes the camera with motions sensor will meet the requirements of any user. The recorder can operate in one of the following 4 modes:

    • photo – activation of PIR sensors takes from 1 to 10 shoots one by one,
    • video – activation of video recording of the length of 5 – 60 seconds,
    • schedule – allows to define the exact recording time,
    • tryb czasowy – photos are taken with the pre-set frequency from 5 seconds to 60 minutes.
  • Schedule of recording

    Recording schedule

    A great convenience of the device is possibility to setup precise time interval when the device is to record. This is particularly useful when you are catching poachers, people littering a forest, a lake or even when monitoring your property during frequent business trips.

  • Energy efficient

    High power efficiency

    External battery is powered by 4 or 8 batteries AA. The use of 8 batteries allows for about 5 months operation in the recording mode upon motion detection.

  • Marking of the recordings

    Marking recordings

    The video file can be marked with the date, time, ambient temperature and current moon phase.

  • Colorful LCD screen

    LCD colour screen

    The motion activated camera has been equipped with a built-in LCD colour screen, which not only helps during configuration but also enables a quick look through the collected footage with no need to eject the card.

  • Removable SD cards

    Removable memory – SD cards

    Collected evidence as films and photos is stored on removable memory cards with the maximum supported capacity up to 32 GB.

  • Password protection

    Password secured

    Important feature of the device is possibility to setup a password so that the collected footage cannot be watched directly in the camera by unauthorised people.

  • Easy installation

    Convenient mounting

    The motion activated camera Covert MP8 has a mount for mounting straps at the back to enable fixing the camera to a tree, a pole or a fence.


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Specification of the Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring
Matrix of the motion activated cameraCMOS 8MPX
Angle of view52°
Focusing distancefrom 3m to infinity
Exposure timeauto
White Balanceauto
Automatic IR filteryes
Photos Resolution
  • 3MP - 2048×1536
  • 5MP - 2560×1920
  • 8MP - 3264×2448
Photos formatJPG
Video resolution and recording speed of the motion activated camera
  • VGA 640×480
  • QVGA 320×240
Films length of Covert MP85-60 s
Video formatAVI (MJPG)
  • colorful
  • LCD 2"
IR illuminator
  • yes
  • 28 LEDs
  • Visible red glow
Effective Rangeup to 12 m
PIR sensor
  • adjustable sensitivity
  • 3 levels
  • triggering images from 1-10
Sensors range25 m
Sensors range52°
Programmable time of the sensors sleep mode5 s - 60 min
Activation time when motion is detectedfor 1,2 s
Data recordingremovable SD cards up to 32 GB
Overwriting the datayes
Power supply of the motion activated camera4 or 8 × AA battery
Operation timeStandby: Up to 5 months
Interfacemini USB
Tags in recording
  • date and time
  • temperature
  • phase of the Moon
Operation temperature of Covert MP8-25°C ~ +50°C
Admissible Humidity5% - 95%


  • Motion activated camera Covert MP8 for night and day forest monitoring
  • Belts assembly
  • User manual

To fully use the camera need to purchase a set of batteries eg. Eneloop rechargable batteries and Strontium 32 GB microSDHC card.


Reviews (3)

By Patrick W.

Comment : To be concise - good gear for monitoring my property
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By Kyle H.

Comment : LCD colour screen is handy as you can preview the footage right on the device. Provided mount is durable and lets you fix the cam to for example a fence. Requires quite a lot batteries but can work on them up to five months.
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By William T.

Comment : I recommend this Covert camera to persons wanting something rather cheap, simple but effective in use
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