UniFi Video 3.1.3 Release


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Ubiquiti Networks presents UniFi Video 3.1.3. Links to installation files are at the end of this post.
System Requirements

  • NVR appliance or a 64-bit OS from the Files section below
  • Intel Atom D2500 CPU
  • 100 GB HDD
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Google Chrome

Recommended

  • Adobe Flash Player
  • 500 GB HDD
  • 4 GB RAM

Installation
Update via UniFi Video UI

  • Under NVR settings, click “Check For Updates”.
  • Click on “Update” when the entry for 3.1.3 appears.

NVR appliance

  • Access the NVR via SSH. The default credentials are root/ubnt.

  • Linux/Mac: Open a terminal window.

  • Windows: Access via PuTTY
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  • Download the installation file:wget http://dl.ubnt.com/firmwares/unifi-video/3.1.3/unifi-video_3.1.3-Debian7_amd64.deb

  • Install the package:dpkg -i unifi-video_3.1.3-Debian7_amd64.deb

Linux

  • This example uses Ubuntu 14.04.
  • Open a terminal window.
  • Download the installation file:wget http://dl.ubnt.com/firmwares/unifi-video/3.1.3/unifi-video_3.1.3-Ubuntu14.04_amd64.deb
  • Install the package:sudo dpkg -i unifi-video_3.1.3-Ubuntu14.04_amd64.deb; sudo apt-get install -f

Windows

  • Download the installation file.
  • Run the installer as Administrator

Upgrading in Linux via APT RepositoryHow to update from a privileged command line in Linux-based distributions:wget -O - http://www.ubnt.com/downloads/unifi-video/apt/unifi-video.gpg.key | sudo apt-key add -
sudo sh -c 'echo “deb [arch=amd64] http://www.ubnt.com/downloads/unifi-video/apt ubiquiti” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/unifi-video.list’Where is replaced with:

  • wheezy – Debian 7.x
  • precise – Ubuntu 12.04
  • trusty – Ubuntu 14.04

sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install unifi-videoImportant Notes

  • After upgrading, you may have to wait several minutes to log in
  • Gen1 cameras (airCam, airCam Dome, & airCam Mini) will not be supported in 3.2.0
  • Always Record mode creates full-time and motion recordings (this does not use additional disk space)
  • It’s recommended to set the motion sensitivity of existing cameras to 80%.

Change Log

  • Added work around for video stream issue with 1st generation cameras surpassing 50 day uptime (reboot)
  • Improved disk i/o performance
  • Fixed issue with incorrect last recording time
  • Increased MongoDB connection limits
  • Fixed recording/streaming issues due to EMS restarts

Known Issues

  • Gen1 cameras are fixed at 15 FPS

Port ForwardingUpdate

  • 3.0.8 used Flash player for live streams on port 1935—that port is no longer used
  • 3.1.3 uses HTML5 for live streams on port 7445 (HTTP) and 7446 (HTTPS)
  • Ensure ports 7445 and 7446 are not blocked by a firewall
  • If accessing remotely, those ports must be forwarded as well

Forward the following ports (of TCP type) if accessing over WAN:
Between Camera & NVR

  • 22 – SSH
  • 6666 – Live FLV for incoming Gen2 camera streams
  • 7080 – WebSockets/HTTP
  • 7443 – WebSockets/HTTPS

Between Client & NVR

  • 7080 – HTTP web UI & API
  • 7443 – HTTPS web UI & API
  • 7445 – Video over HTTP
  • 7446 – Video over HTTPS
  • 7447 – RTSP re-streaming via Controller

Files