Mobotix Overview

Mobotix Mobotix manufactures megapixel cameras and video management systems. Key differentiators for Mobotix are: (1) provide the video management system for no charge and (2) do not require video management servers (video can be transmitted directly to storage). Mobotix'revenue is over $100 million USD.

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  • We use all American Dynamics video gear and I am curious if this new x6 line works as...
  • Troubles At Arecont Vision on Oct 03, 2017
    ... Joe Bryon is now VP Americas for Mobotix as disclosed in a Mobotix press release October 4th.] Multi-Imager Competitive...
  • ... Whether it is Axis and Milestone selling out to Canon or Mobotix selling out to Konica Minolta, or Sony 'combining' video surveillance with Bosch, companies that...
  • ...Brickcom Canary Cisco Dahua Digital Watchdog EZVIZ FLIR GeoVision Hanwha Hikvision IQEye Mobotix Nest Panasonic Pelco Samsung (Consumer) Sony Uniview Vivotek Manufacturer Reset...
  • ...  We've used HikVision, Mobotix, Axis and Bosch - all have same issue.  Some do a slightly better job than others (Mobotix...
  • ... Unfortunately, it is for a free Mobotix camera, as he explains in this video: I definitely respect his passion but I am not convinced...
  • ... MxPEG is a proprietary codec from Mobotix but Mobotix has recently begun shipping cameras with H.264.  Smart Codecs Smart codecs are a...
  • ... Cameras are Mobotix S15/S16 units, however the case, batteries, and other electronics for monitoring the system are...
  • We have a customer that purchased 16 solar powered Mobotix M15 camera systems from us 2 years ago for a large building project located near Houston, TX....
  • Best Manufacturer Perks on Jul 07, 2017
    ..." "Mobotix. Great sales staff and the partner conferences. Everything but travel was taken care of....
  • ... Recently the company secured some additional funding from Mobotix owner Konica Minolta, who initially invested in Knightscope's $3.8M Series A round in 2014. In...
  • ...  Mobotix Going from $105M in 2011 to $73M in 2016, Mobotix had one of the largest declines in revenue...
  • I spent several years living in the land of Mobotix, but have not really dealt with them seriously since 2015.  I was never a fan of the idea that...
  • Looks like you can order them now.  Mx6 Camera line
  • ... Mobotix offers one, the D15 DualDome, though it is MxPEG/MJPEG only and more expensive (~$900+ online),...
  • Free VMS Software Directory on Jan 13, 2017
    ...works with Axis cameras, 16 channel limit GeoVision G-VMS - Free for up to 32 GeoVision devices Mobotix Control Center - Free for Mobotix cameras Sony RealShot Manager - 9 channels free for use with...
  • Mobotix laughs at the race to the bottom. The company has always looked towards the high end and are...
  • CODEC Guide 2016 on Nov 30, 2016
    ... Mobotix MxPEG Exception Mobotix's MxPEG is the most widely known proprietary CODEC used in video...
  • ...Marketing Axis Acquires Retail Analytics Developer Cognimatics Axis Acquires Intercom Manufacturer 2N Mobotix Sold to Japanese Manufacturer Konica Minolta Aimetis Acquired by Magal S3 / Senstar Hikvision...
  • The founder of Mobotix, Dr. Ralf Hinkel, is out of Mobotix, just 7 months after the company was acquired by...
  • This is a concise history of video surveillance covering the past decade.  The goal is to help...
  • ASIS 2016 Review on Sep 13, 2016
    ...Slow Traffic Day 1 / Still Unhappy Day 2 Low New Products Axis Beats Canon Axis Shows Off Canon / Axis Mobotix Founder Out / Mobotix Opening Up Headshot Lounge A Hit Job Hopping  Hikvision Thermal Camera,...
  • ..., Mobotix Admits Channel Stuffing). Risks / Dangers of Channel Stuffing Stuffing has to stop at some...
  • ...Arcus VMS Test, IPVM Milestone ONVIF Bridge Test Mirasys (i), VMS Enterprise & Pro, Finland Mobotix, MxControlCenter , Germany Netavis (i), Observer, Austria NetworkOptix (i), nxWitness, US....
  • ... Mobotix has made their MxAnalytics counter and heat-map free in all single lens...
  • I'm new to Mobotix and need to order some equipment but have been informed that they shut down completely the whole...
  • IP Vs Analog Intercoms on Jun 20, 2016
    ... For example, the IP based Mobotix T25 is equipped with a 6 MP (max) camera, while the analog Aiphone AX-DV series call box comes...
  • Keeping with Mobotix's unofficial tag line of "Better Late than Never!" (H.264, ONVIF, MxControl rewrite, reset...
  • ..., Konica overpaying for Mobotix) and Avigilon, with new management / life, could become a long term solid performer for a mature...
  • Funny or sour grapes?
  • ...Company To Buy Ingram Micro For $6 Billion ALL Cash FLIR Acquires DVTel Honeywell Acquires Videofied Mobotix Sold to Japanese Manufacturer Securitas Buys Diebold Security NA for $350M Tyco and JCI To...
  • ...Company To Buy Ingram Micro For $6 Billion ALL Cash FLIR Acquires DVTel Honeywell Acquires Videofied Mobotix Sold to Japanese Manufacturer Securitas Buys Diebold Security NA for $350M Tyco and JCI To...
  • ...the lineup, looking at key applications and contrasting it to offerings from Axis, Exacq, Genetec and Mobotix. [premium_content] VideoIQ iCVR VideoIQ, who Avigilon purchased in 2013, had a similar...
  • Smart, smart move Mobotix. Taking a page out of the Axis / Milestone playbook, Mobotix has found themselves a Japanese...
  • ...and others on the IT team advocated for better cameras, and one of our salesmen saw a competitor using Mobotix cameras. We read a few good things about them which pushed our CEO/CFO into wanting us to adopt...
  • ... Mobotix Mobotix just cannot adapt to the changed reality. Despite their troubles over the past few...
  • ... I recently bought Mobotix c25 but these cameras are not as advertised.I noticed megapixel is just a marketing ploy. I...
  • ..." "Price drops with Mobotix." [Note: Mobotix did drop their MSRP 25% this year and introduced much lower costing new...
  • ... We estimate the valuation to be $100+ million or similar to what Mobotix is worth. On the other hand, the company is spending heavily, reporting 120 employees already,...
  • Mobotix is starting to come around to its long-term opposition to H.264 and ONVIF. However, there is...
  • Mobotix P25 Camera Tested on Aug 04, 2015
    Low-cost from Mobotix? With MP prices plunging to sub $100 levels, Mobotix's historic ~$1,000 price points are hard...
  • ..." "Our most common camera is the vandal resistant dome, except in holding cells where we use the Mobotix V-series cameras." "Varys from agency to agency usually hardened, vandal proof, stainless,...
  • ..." "Axis and Samsung: 75% Axis, 25% Samsung" "Pelco, Axis, and Samsung" "March, Mobotix and Arecont." "We have deployed ACTi, Dahua and Axis. The schools do not seem to have any...
  • New: Axis Video Intercom on May 12, 2015
    ...A8004-VE, look its key strengths and weaknesses, comparing it to analog units and offerings from Aiphone and Mobotix. [premium_content] Product Details The A8004-VE combines an intercom, HD camera, and lock...
  • ... Just this last year, Mobotix was successful in their patent dispute against Texas based E-Watch Corporation. They were able...
  • Mobotix was one of the first manufacturers with panoramic cameras. Since then, everyone has gone 360,...
  • ... There are 24 total multi-imager cameras we are tracking from Arecont, Avigilon, Mobotix and Scallop. For example, a 2 imager camera would be the Mobotix D15 DualDome: A 4 imager...
  • ... Mobotix Mobotix stock price plunged and they admitted channel stuffing. A rough year culminating too...
  • ...'secret shopped' 12 manufacturers including: Avigilon Axis Bosch Canon Exacq Genetec Milestone Mobotix Vivotek Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Note: Acti, Arecont and Hikvision did not have...
  • ...note, we examine the key claimed differentiators, pricing and competitive comparison against Bosch, Mobotix and Vicon options. [premium_content] In this note, we examine  Axis' corner mount...
  • Are all surveillance manufacturers proprietary? Is proprietary a good thing? Mobotix's magazine, MxInstaller, makes that case. In this note, we examine what makes surveillance...
  • ...with manufacturers at ASIS 2014 including Hikvision, EMC, Pelco, Digital Watchdog, Panasonic, Samsung, Mobotix, IQinVision, Tyco, Theia and Seagate. This adds to our existing ASIS new product posts...
  • Hi, We have recently purchased a commercial UAV and are considering attaching a Mobotix dual sensor M15D thermal camera to it to capture and record video. Video will transmitted back...
  • ... First, there was an analyst firm's alert against Avigilon and now Mobotix's admission. In this note, we examine what happened, its ongoing and potential future...
  • Mobotix Stock Plummeting on Aug 18, 2014
    Much like the company itself, Mobotix' stock has hit hard times, dropping more than 60% in the past 12 months. In this note, we...
  • Can I get a comparison between Mobotix camera and Sony Gen6 cameras in terms of picture quality, WDR level and Price. Is Mobotix still...
  • ...CEO: Axis Model is Win - Lose Turning to a number of executive ousters and key moves, including: Mobotix CEO Ousted After 6 Months Mobotix GM Goes To Scallop Samsung Americas EVP Out Samsung Hires...
  • Hello IPVM A customer is experiencing bizarre recording errors on the NAS device. Cameras...
  • ... Here are 18 of the most noteworthy news items, including from Milestone, Mobotix, Axis, Avigilon, Dropcam, Tyco and more: [premium_content] VMS Items Milestone encoder...
  • Triple Covert IP Camera? on May 18, 2014
    ... Mobotix's version has a two headed option (see Mobotix S14 Flexmount). Now, Brickcom is releasing a...
  • Mobotix GM Goes To Scallop on May 11, 2014
    A few months after Mobotix's CEO was unceremoniously dumped, Mobotix's Americas GM, Steve Gorski, is exiting as well -...
  • Control Centre is free when you buy the Mobotix cameras why is it the platform consistently crashes we have tried every thing all software on...
  • Mobotix groomed an ex-Axis Director, Magnus Ekerot, to be their CEO for 3 years. Then last September,...
  • ...1 (not standard but a free add-on) and Mobotix MxActivitySensor where the two strongest VMDs by far. Technical Overview Here are our key...
  • ... Two big surprises were the emergence of Axis and Mobotix, who back in 2011, had no votes and no real offerings. No Favorite Given that 2/3rds of...
  • ..." Avigilon Gains Avigilon gained, passing Mobotix, Panasonic and Sony, three companies that were tied or ahead of them last time. Avigilon...
  • ...HD2100N Dahua HF3101N DVTel CF-4221 Hikvision DS-2CD7164-E Hikvision DS-2CD864FWD-E IQeye IQD42S Mobotix D24 Panasonic WV-NP502 Panasonic WV-SP509 Pelco IL10 Pelco IXE10LW Pelco IXE20DN Samsung...
  • ... Mobotix: A full featured and relatively inexpensive timelapse feature is found as a default option in...
  • ... In IP cameras, the closest I have seen is the Mobotix M14/M15 and the Axis P12. Mobotix is quite pricy and too big. Axis may be an adequate choice,...
  • ...1 is open but lacks broad VMS support while Mobotix MxAnalytics is Mobotix - i.e., proprietary). With extra processing power becoming common on...
  • Winners & Losers Fall 2013 on Nov 04, 2013
    ...advances and problems for: Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Bosch Exacq Genetec IQinVision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony [premium_content]For pictures and videos of new...
  • ... The products selected are credible (Mobotix) and the pricing is fair (markups are fairly modest). Beyond that, the labor charges being...
  • We recently installed two models of Mobotix cameras, the S14D and the Q24. Lots of nice features and great definition, BUT... A shiny red...
  • ...can be applied to IP cameras directly without using their specific smart cameras / analog encoders Mobotix MxLEO - new firmware claims significant low light imaging enhancements SpotterRF Radar - new...
  • Axis Panoramic M3007 Test on Sep 06, 2013
    ...Superior low light performance (~3 lux), better than most competitors, lagging only slightly behind the Mobotix Q24. Dark (<1 lux) performance better than nearly all competitors, with our test chart...
  • Mobotix Growth Rebounds on Sep 05, 2013
    After its revenue growth flatline over the past year, the latest financials from Mobotix show that company's growth has rebounded moderately. In this note we examine the company's Q3...
  • ...Geovision combination camera and card reader is fairly unique, the closest unit we can compare it to is the Mobotix T24 door station.  While the T24 is weather-proof it is also substantially larger. The T24...
  • ... Axis and Mobotix Advanced Offerings Recently, both Axis and Mobitix have released advanced video motion...
  • ... The report contrasts Vivotek's performance to Axis, Mobotix and Panasonic panoramic cameras, featuring a series of image comparisons, like...
  • Mobotix T24: Support RTSP? on Jul 29, 2013
    Hello, Does anyone know if the T24 supports RTSP? Looking to use the T24 with HD Witness (I...
  • Panasonic Panoramic Test on Jun 24, 2013
    ...of our groundbreaking Panoramic Camera testing series, we ran a shootout of Panasonic against Axis, Mobotix and Vivotek panoramic cameras, as shown below: This report examines Panasonic's overall...
  • ... By contrast, the Mobotix Q24 sells for ~$900 online, includes I/O, audio, and is IP66 rated, features not found in the...
  • A dealer that I am working with who has several installations of Mobotix equipment told me today that one of the applications he specifically likes Mobotix for is Low...
  • Panoramic Camera Shootout on Apr 21, 2013
    ...test of 8 different Panoramic cameras from 6 different providers including Axis (M3007), Immervision, Mobotix (Color and B/W Q24 models), Panasonic, Sentry360 (3MP, 5MP and 10MP versions) and Vivotek. We...
  • ...Verint We're Everywhere - Ambarella We Are Everything to All People - Dahua Don't Call it a Comeback - Mobotix The Odd Couple Steps Out - FLIR / Digimerge A Challenger to Lenel? Biometrics for...
  • ... While Mobotix continues to fade away, yet another one of their innovations may prove to be a template for...
  • Mobotix's deterioration continues. While the company once boasted regular 50% revenue gains before the...
  • Mobotix Growth Stalls Again on Nov 21, 2012
    For the second quarter in the last year, Mobotix's growth has gone flat. Worse, the company missed badly on its own revenue goals set at the...
  • ...despite the impact of multiple rounds, the housing is not pierced: As demonstrated in the clip, the Mobotix V12's bullet resistance (with a MSRP of ~$4000) is plainly obvious. However, despite the...
  • Everyone's Going 360 on Oct 23, 2012
    ..., Mobotix, Grandeye) forced users to go to new suppliers for models. Limited amount of VMS integration...
  • ...priced moderately lower than many other panoramic options: Axis M3007-P: ~$550 Axis M3007-PV: ~$580 Mobotix Q24: ~$800 USD online (3.1MP resolution, outdoor rated, integrated only to Mobotix software and...
  • Axis vs Mobotix on Oct 21, 2012
    Axis and Mobotix are two of the biggest and oldest IP camera manufacturers yet their approaches are nearly mirror...
  • ... For background, see our test results of 2 panoramic cameras - Mobotix and Grandeye. VMS Support VMS support for panoramic cameras has traditionally been...
  • ... In this note, we examine the offering's key features and pricing, comparing it to Commend and Mobotix. Product Update Turbine updates several existing Stentofon products, including the common wall...
  • ...camera manufacturers that are farthest along in eliminating VMS server software are Axis, Bosch and Mobotix. With its super high camera prices, Mobotix is likely to remain a niche player. By contrast,...
  • ... Axis 3VR Arecont Vision Avigilon Bosch Cisco Genetec March Microsoft Milestone Systems Mobotix Samsung Sony [premium_content]The Most Valuable New Emerging Segment In the last 6 months,...
  • Using PIRs + Cameras Guide on Sep 23, 2012
    ... Indoor only: ~$350 online Mobotix M12: Dual Color and B/W imagers, MP resolution, 22mm or 43mm options, 1 zone PIR range of 20 -...
  • ...skeptical Milestone HTML5 Web Client - Uses the next generation of HTML; beware of older IE issues Mobotix S14 Covert / Mini Line - expensive but adds some key high end features compared to Axis's NVR...
  • ... Earlier this year, Mobotix released a similar offering, the S14. In this note, we examine the features and pricing of the...
  • Direct to Storage Tutorial on Aug 19, 2012
    ..., Axis, Mobotix, March). However, two big benefits exis in recording direct to NAS: No storage size...