Hikvision Overview

Hikvision is the largest video surveillance manufacturer, owned by the Chinese government, expanding aggressively globally.

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  • Winners Losers Fall 2014 on Oct 13, 2014
    ...among a number of notable manufacturers, including: Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua Exacq FLIR Genetec Hikvision Milestone Pelco Pivot3 Samsung Sony Tyco Vicon / IQinVision Also, we review how well...
  • ... We tested the Hikvision panoramic IR earlier this year. Now, Vivotek has released the FE8181, which claims improvements...
  • ...they admit it, all the major manufacturers are under attack by low cost competitors - companies like Hikvision and Dahua, in particular - with improving quality but radically lower pricing. Indeed,...
  • ...long post recaps key findings from IPVM team members meeting with manufacturers at ASIS 2014 including Hikvision, EMC, Pelco, Digital Watchdog, Panasonic, Samsung, Mobotix, IQinVision, Tyco, Theia and...
  • I build my own servers, so I'm interested in using some of the HikVision 4, 8, or 16ch units to integrate with Exacq. I currently use Panasonic and Sony Encoders and...
  • Testing Sony HD Dome Camera on Sep 18, 2014
    ... However, lower cost manufacturers such as Hikvision and Samsung offer dome models at the EM600's price point and below, often at 1080p or 3MP...
  • Even for patent trolls, this may be one of the craziest efforts ever. More inside.
  • ...to other top tier 1080p cameras, though notably more expensive than high end models from Samsung or Hikvision, which sell for about half the price. Note that no other cameras listed here include features...
  • Testing March MegaPX Domes on Sep 04, 2014
    ...WDR 1080p WDR cameras, similar to Samsung SNB-6004 and Bosch NBN-932V, though outperformed by Avigilon's H3, Hikvision DS-2CD4132, and Panasonic WV-SFV631L in both light and dark areas. WDR setting "Max" should be...
  • Just got this email from Hikvision, thought other dealers might be interested. We dont use their DVR's but its good to know their...
  • ... The big name associated with HDTVI is Hikvision, but the company behind HDTVI technology is Techpoint. In this note, we examine Techpoint,...
  • ... Hikvision The most up-to-date Firmware for Hikvision cameras can be found on each region's website, e.g.,...
  • Chinese manufacturer, including the two mega ones, Dahua and Hikvision, are best known in the West for super low cost, entry level cameras. However, how well do their...
  • ... In this note, we analyze the competitive positioning of the main players (such as Dahua CVI, Hikvision TVI, AHD, SDI and traditional IP players like Axis) and how this is likely to play out. Driver...
  • ...urgent as they have an emerging hit on their hands (in HDCVI) but with their bigger domestic rival, Hikvision, rapidly responding with their own offering (HDTVI). More inside.
  • ... Hikvision does, see Hikvision IR Panoramic Camera Tested. I see Vivotek is coming out with an IR Panoramic...
  • Testing HD Lipstick Camera on Aug 15, 2014
    ... However, low cost integrated IR cameras such as the Dahua IPC-HFW3200S (~$175) and Hikvision DS-2CD2032-I (~$180) include IR at similar price points. Recommendations For well lit (>2...
  • Redundant Hikvision NVR? on Aug 14, 2014
    So a client has a home IP surveilance system (Hikvision) and they have concerns about the NVR being stolen, damaged etc. They have asked for a redundant...
  • I noticed on Hikvisions website that Avigilon is listed as a technology partner. However they are...
  • ..." Hikvision - Mixed Hikvision got quite a number of positive and negative comments, as we first reviewed in...
  • I have been installing a lot of Hikvision cameras recently. I usually bundle it with an Avigilon NVR as I like the feal and featureset....
  • ... The companies that stood out included Arecont Vision, Avigilon, Axis, Exacq, Genetec, Hikvision, Lenel, Milestone, Pelco, Sony, S2 and Verint. But which ones were the worst and which the...
  • ... However, this is still a few hundred dollars more than competitors such as Hikvision and Samsung. Panasonic WV-SFV631L: ~$950 USD online Axis P3346-VE: ~$1,100 USD...
  • ...HD-SDI, this is the first of the HD over coax wave in distribution, with HDTVI coming (some time) from Hikvision and FLIR's MPX HDCVI gear coming. It's just interesting seeing the target shift from consumer...
  • Hello Everybody, anybody knows about this new HD analog "standard"? Chipset are available from...
  • ... NOTICE: This comment was moved from an existing discussion: Buying Hikvision Chinese Versions Vs USA Ones
  • ... It also points to them continuing to lose share in the Americas to the likes of Avigilon, Hikvision, Samsung, etc. EMEA Huge Jump By contrast, EMEA revenue in the 2nd quarter was up 28% year...
  • ...domes such as the Axis P3354 (~$540 Online), Samsung SND-6084 [link no longer available] (~$480 Online) and Hikvision DS-2CD755F-EZ [link no longer available] (~$520 Online), the IQD52WV's ~$500 price is...
  • Perhaps girding itself for the upcoming hand-to-hand combat with its bigger brother Hikvision, Dahua saw fit to issue this strange press release (June 4). The copy is not so bad here, though...
  • Testing Canon IP Cameras on Jun 30, 2014
    ...manufacturers such as Bosch and Axis, but as much as $200 above lower cost competitors such as Dahua and Hikvision. Additionally, many low cost competitors sell models with integrated IR for prices well under...
  • ...that support all 3 of these profiles to see what the savings, if any, really are: Dahua IPC-HF3101 Hikvision DC-2CD864FWD-E Samsung SNB-5004 Sony SNC-VB600 Here are our key findings from this...
  • ...  However, lost cost entrants such as Dahua, Hikvision, and Samsung all sell comparable outdoor 1080p dome models between $500-600 online,...
  • (Source: Newegg Page) I think the people at LaView may have an inferiority complex, or maybe...
  • ...WDR cameras Manufacturers in this survey include: Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua Hikvision Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony The study focused on dome cameras, as they are the most...
  • Has anyone purchased hikvision cameras from aliexpress (China)? I am finding some cameras there more then $50 cheaper then my...
  • Who Is LTS / LT Security? on Jun 19, 2014
    ... Here's an example of the prices they claim: A few places online say they are a Hikvision OEM. Some of the camera's physical form factor resemble Hikvision. Hikvision, themselves,...
  • ...alternatives with same or better specifications priced much cheaper (even with tax and freight, we can get 3MP Hikvision DS series with IR, etc).
  • In 2013, negotiations for mega Chinese manufacturer Hikvision to acquire Pelco broke down. At that time, we argued that it was a bad fit. However, there is...
  • ..., see Hikvision IR Panoramic Camera Tested).
  • ...about competing in the low cost market, a segment increasingly encroached upon by competitors such as Hikvision and Dahua. That being said, the Q1615 may become a showpiece for Axis and a trendsetter in the...
  • ... Got it? HD-TVI is, or soon will be, from Hikvision, though Hikvision will not publicly confirm it (see: Hikvision HDTVI - Dahua HD CVI...
  • ..., Hikvision, Dahua) and now on the non-IP/analog HD side (e.g., Dahua HDCVI). This is definitely good news...
  • Supposedly Hikvision is making an alternative to HD-CVI that they call HDTVI. Has anyone seen any info on this...
  • ...monitor to a camera! I recently installed LTPTZIP762X20IR from LT SECURITY (I believe it comes from HIKVISION) but not before bench testing it for a few days. I have NEVER seen such clarity in complete...
  • Has anybody tested this product and have any feedback for me?
  • ...P1357 (~$900 online including lens), Arecont Vision AV5115DNAIv1 (~$500 online, not including lens), and Hikvision DS-2CD883F-E [link no longer available] (~$500 online, not including...
  • ... We decided to test 4 low cost integrated IR IP cameras, all $200 or less, including Dahua, Hikvision and Q-See models, to see if they could deliver effective license plate capture. We tested at...
  • Testing 5MP Pelco Sarix IR on May 15, 2014
    ...based on MSRP), though higher than 5MP integrated IR bullets from Vivotek (IP8372, ~$730 online) and Hikvision (8283FEIZ [link no longer available], ~$780 online). Recommendations The IBP519-ER has strong...
  • ... Hikvision claims to change this with two new panoramics that have built-in IR illuminators. We bought both...
  • ...the UniFi Video line is attractive, approximately similar to low cost manufacturers such as Dahua and Hikvision, and much lower than the bulk of the industry. In our discussions with Ubiquiti, they...
  • Dome Camera Install Guide on May 09, 2014
    ... For example, the Axis M3004/M3005/M3006, Dahua HD2100N, and Hikvision DS-2CD7164-E compact minidomes all include 3-axis adjustments, while the Bosch Flexidome Micro,...
  • Hikvision WiFi NVR? on Apr 30, 2014
    My regional sales rep from Hikvision sent me their April 2014 catalog; they listed a DS-7104NI-SL/W a 4-channel 20Mbps Max Input wifi...
  • ... Dahua OEMs/Hikvision: A few years ago, their quality was questionable. However, in recent tests (see our tests of...
  • ... Specifically, Avigilon, Hikvision and Samsung are companies we see taking share from Axis. Of the 3, Avigilon is the most...
  • ... Compared to other bullet cameras tested (Avigilon and Hikvision), bandwidth consumption with Smart Stream enabled was average competitively. Bandwidth...
  • ONVIF Mega Test 2014 on Apr 16, 2014
    ... The camera manufacturers included: ACTi, Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, DRS, Geovision, Hikvision, Honeywell, Pelco, Samsung, Sony, Wodsee (the super cheap Chinese offering). The VMSes...
  • ... The $12 billion video surveillance manufacturer is Hikvision [link no longer available], whose market capitalization went over $16 billion in fall of 2013....
  • ...Axis M3004: ~$270 Online Bosch Flexidome Micro 720p: ~$300 Online Dahua HD2100N: ~$140 Online Hikvision DS-2CD7164-E: ~$200 Online Recommendations Like 'super' low light box and full size dome...
  • A little-known company produced a marketing video comparing its cameras to Chinese giants Dahua and Hikvision, becoming a topic of conversation. Here is the video: So who is Empire Security, and where...
  • ...or gimmicks and is a recap of information gathered from booth visits to: Arecont Bosch Genetec Hikvision OnSSI ONVIF Panasonic Schneider Electric This information will eventually find its way...
  • Wow, this youtube video is VERY convincing. You should view for yourself and see. I wonder if...
  • ... [UPDATE With Hikvision official response and tech details.]
  • ...available] Arecont Vision "Stellar" Low Light Cameras [link no longer available] Exacq ELP Mid Level NVR Hikvision Integrated IR Panoramics Panasonic New Mid Level Cameras TI Chip / Immervision Enabled Here...
  • ... Hikvision / Dahua Hikvision generated the 6th most interest (at 43%) reflecting the company's...
  • ...Integrated IR Wodsee $29 ONVIF IR Minidome Testing Dahua Cameras Geovision UBX 1301 Mini IR Camera Hikvision IP Cameras Tested 2013 Arecont's WDR Camera (AV3116DN) Avigilon's H3 WDR Bosch HDR HD...
  • ...dome: ~$950 USD estimated street price These prices are well above many options, such as Samsung and Hikvision, whose indoor domes sell for ~$485 online and ~$420 online, respectively. However, compared to...
  • I have tried two types of Hikvision cameras so far with ACC, the 2cd7153 and the DS-2CD2012-I. The DS-2CD2012-I does not send motion...
  • ...0W-H3-B02 Axis M1144-L Dahua IPC-HFW2100N GeoVision GV-UBX1301 Hikvision DS-2CD2032-I Q-See QCN7001B The Wrong Way The simple, naive and wrong way is to put cameras...
  • ... Comments included: "Axis: Quality; Vivotek: Quality and Price", Axis plus "Vivotek and Hikvision: cameras good enough, medium price, medium support", "We cannot always use Axis because price...
  • ... I'm running a Hikvision 16 channel NVR with 14 cameras. All IP cams have been trimmed down to low video quality @15 FPS....
  • ...NBN-498 Bosch NBN-733 Bosch NBN-932 Bosch NDC-274-P Dahua HD2100N Dahua HF3101N DVTel CF-4221 Hikvision DS-2CD7164-E Hikvision DS-2CD864FWD-E IQeye IQD42S Mobotix D24 Panasonic WV-NP502 Panasonic...
  • ...2MP, Wodsee 720p and Hikvision): The cameras worked, not perfectly, but far better than we expect for being so cheap. Here...
  • ... This test includes 3 new manufacturers - Dahua, Hikvision and Samsung, building on our original camera test reports:  Dahua Cameras...
  • What Twitter Followers Want on Dec 04, 2013
    ...Heckling Sales People - 75+ Arecont Camera Problems - 90+ Top Reports But Weak Twitter Engagement Hikvision Cameras Tested - 28 Testing Resolution Human Eye - 18 10MP vs 5MP vs HD - 31 What's weird /...
  • Hikvision claims to be the #1 surveillance manufacturer in the world. That's, well, debatable. What's not...
  • Hikvision says they are the #1 video surveillance company in the world, and they want to make sure you...
  • ...consumption from 20 different IP cameras including offerings from ACTi, Arecont, Axis, Avigilon, Bosch, Dahua, Hikvision, Panasonic, Pelco, Sony and Vivotek. Compare power consumed to what the manufacturer...
  • ... Asia Axis acknowledged that Hikvision and Dahua were the market leaders in China, a market that Axis finds as 'extremely important'....
  • Testing Dahua Cameras 2013 on Jul 08, 2013
    ... They are the 'other' big Chinese surveillance manufacturer (besides Hikvision) that is aggressively expanding throughout the rest of the world. However, unlike Hikvision,...
  • ... But now, Chinese mega-manufacturer Hikvision [link no longer available] is trumpeting its 'continual dominance', listing its position in 10...
  • ...ACTi D71 dome: ~$230 Street Price Lilin LR7022X bullet: ~$240 Estimated Street Price (1080p/15fps) Hikvision DS-2CD2032-I IR bullet: ~$260 Street Price D-Link DCS-2332L [link no longer...
  • Dear Member, I am about to use the DS-9664NI-RH NVR for one of our projects with 90 numbers of 2MP HIKVISION Dome cameras . I would like to get a feedback on this NVR, like resolution for playback/Record,...
  • A persistent industry rumor says Hikvision and Pelco are in talks to do a merger / acquisition. Who knows the truth. Even if there are some...
  • ... Additionally, on the traditional low cost side, Chinese mega manufacturers Hikvision and Dahua are gaining ground, with Hikvision's quality improving and Dahua offering possibly the...
  • ... Hikvision: Wide support Panasonic: Supported only in a few new models. Sony: Supported by select V...
  • ... See: HD Analog vs IP Tutorial, Testing Dahua HDCVI, Testing Analog HD and Hikvision HDTVI Cameras Tested. The rest of this article remains as is for historical...
  • ...background, see our WDR Megapixel shootout and subsequent shootouts with new WDR offerings from Panasonic, Hikvision and Axis. In this note, we examine the positioning of Bosch's new WDR offering compared to other...
  • ...of US security manufacturers who re-label products from China's big surveillance manufacturers like Hikvision [link no longer available] and Dahua [link no longer available] as well as other Asian suppliers...
  • ...hit the video surveillance industry - now targeting manufacturers across the world including Avigilon, Hikvision, Vivotek, UTC/Interlogix and Nuvico, all sued by a Puerto Rican based company, Canatelo, that...
  • Hikvision is the most valuable video surveillance company in the world, going public in 2010 at $6 Billion...
  • ...some immediate thoughts: The 80% foreign claim is highly suspicious to us: Local companies like Hikvision and CSST are doing huge business inside of China - just those two alone do nearly $1 Billion in...
  • ...Anixter Arecont Avigilon Axis Axxon CSST Dedicated Micros Everfocus Exacq Genetec GeoVision Hikvision IndigoVision Infinova Keeneo Lorex March Networks Milestone Mobotix Tyco Security...
  • ...to our detailed review of each one: ACTi Arecont Brickcom CNB Compro D-Link Edimax Foscam Grandstream Hikvision Pixord Vivotek Pixord [link no longer available]: On price alone, Pixord stands out. However,...
  • ... Hikvision Risk: Buggy, poor image quality, clunky setup When to use: When they prove them can deliver a...
  • Chinese manufacturer Hikvision is one of the biggest global surveillance manufacturers and growing extremely fast (as we...
  • Chinese manufacturer Hikvision continues to grow rapidly and is now one of the largest video surveillance companies in the...
  • ... Here we focus in on 4 companies: 2 from the Chinese stock market (Hikvision and Infinova) and 2 from the European markets (Axis and Mobotix). 2010 was a landmark year for...
  • ...Review ObjectVideo Lawsuit ObjectVideo Funding and Future Review AgentVi's Auto Calibration Release Hikvision vs Milestone Test Results 55% Yes 25% No 20% Maybe
  • ... In this report, we share our test results of Hikvision's DVRs [link no longer available] and contrast them to Milestone's Essential VMS...
  • ... Infinova does not and has no plans to be an integrator / general contractor in China (unlike Hikvision and CSST which have large operations in this area). Their slogan/moto is actually 'The...