Sony Overview

Sony focuses on IP cameras but also offers some video management options.

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  • Testing March MegaPX Domes on Sep 04, 2014
    ...integrated IR) Panasonic WV-WFV631L: $800 online (includes integrated IR) Samsung SND-6084: $500 online Sony SNC-VM630: $1,150 online The same is true of the MicroDome, which falls below average among...
  • I'm trying to stream H.264 from this camera to a Crestron touchpanel using a embedded video...
  • ... Sony Sony firmware is updated using SNC Toolbox, which allows for batch upgrades. Downloads are...
  • ... We tested it against Avigilon, Bosch, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony models across indoor and outdoor scenes and for competitive IR and WDR performance. Here is a...
  • ..." Sony Disappoints Sony only received one best selection but with no explanation, quite low for their...
  • Pelco IP Camera Price Cuts on Jul 24, 2014
    ...how this impacts Pelco's competitive positioning against other large brands like Axis, Panasonic and Sony. Price Cuts Overview These price cuts impact two of Pelco's Sarix series, Professional and...
  • ...1080p WV-SFV631L to see how they stack up against competitors from Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Samsung, and Sony.   Here are our key findings from this test: Low light performance with IR off among the...
  • Can I get a comparison between Mobotix camera and Sony Gen6 cameras in terms of picture quality, WDR level and Price. Is Mobotix still using MxPEG or...
  • ...7" Sony IMX122 sensor Censee CS-NP640CM: 2MP, 3.7mm 1/2.7" Sony IMX122 sensor
  • Testing Canon IP Cameras on Jun 30, 2014
    ...competitors such as the Samsung SNB-6004 and Bosch NBN-932V, though similar to the Pelco IME319 and Sony SNC-VB630. Slightly better color fidelity in full light than other cameras tested, with subject...
  • ...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 test: Manufacturer implementation varied...
  • ...Positioning This decrease brings Panasonic pricing below major competitors such as Axis, Bosch, and Sony, whose top tier 1080p outdoor domes sell for approximately $1,100, $1,200 and $1,300,...
  • ...survey include: Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua Hikvision Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony The study focused on dome cameras, as they are the most common used form factor in...
  • ...1 for their 6th generation cameras, Sony has added an option to cap bitrate when using VBR: This alleviates one the key disadvantages to...
  • In September 2012, Sony acquired WDR specialist Pixim. Though Pixim 'powered' cameras are still being sold, there's...
  • It is sad to see how far Sony is falling in surveillance. With a shortage of real new products to show, Sony continues its...
  • ... When we "Ping" the Sony HD IP Camera, we seem to loose data packets and it returns with data loss or no reply. On the...
  • ...6 Months Mobotix GM Goes To Scallop Samsung Americas EVP Out Samsung Hires Former Axis Directors Sony Security GM Is Out Pelco Major Rep Shakeup Arecont Engineering Exec Exits / Replacement...
  • Sony Security GM Is Out on May 30, 2014
    IPVM has confirmed that Sony Security's GM is out. More inside.
  • ... Also, see Sony's announcement. In a nutshell, Sony has developed a storage tape that allows 185TB of...
  • ...of Dahua and Hikvision), the performance gap between these lower cost brands and majors such as Axis, Sony, and Bosch has narrowed significantly. Samsung: Samsung has made a strong push in 2013 and...
  • ... The same pattern, or worse, goes for Panasonic, Sony, Bosch, etc. Even Arecont, who just a few years ago was widely viewed as a low cost alternative,...
  • ONVIF Mega Test 2014 on Apr 16, 2014
    ...included: ACTi, Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, DRS, Geovision, Hikvision, Honeywell, Pelco, Samsung, Sony, Wodsee (the super cheap Chinese offering). The VMSes included: Exacq, Milestone, VideoInsight,...
  • ... The cameras were built around Sony’s Effio-E sensor. Because it was cheaper to buy in bulk, Empire would order more supply than it...
  • ...shows the sensor options and lenses they had on display at ISC West, ranging from 650 to 900 TVL, from Sony, Samsung, Aptina, and more.  Pricing and Warranty HUB cited cost to the user as $40-80...
  • ...Bosch Dahua FLIR Genetec Hikvision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI ONVIF Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Vivotek Plus, we have a 13 minute tour of the back of the show floor to show new products...
  • We have an interesting situation where our Sony SNCRZ25N and Sony SNCRX550N cameras began giving off a very distracting orange hue. This is not...
  • ...[link no longer available] Sentry360 12MP / 4K Minidome Sightlogix 3rd Generation Thermal Cameras Sony 12MP / 4K Cameras Sony Super Sized Low Light Camera Teleguard/Videofied Video Verification...
  • ... Axis Samsung Wisenet III Cameras Sony's 6th Gen IP Cameras Avigilon H3 Bullet Integrated IR Wodsee $29 ONVIF IR Minidome Testing...
  • ...and IME 319, against other top performing low light and WDR cameras, from Axis, Bosch, Samsung, and Sony. Here is a preview of the side by side WDR comparison:   Here are our key findings from this...
  • Sony and Panasonic have teamed up to begin production of the next generation of optical disks,...
  • ... Choose from 110+ companies including big names (like Axis, Sony, Panasonic, Genetec, Milestone, etc.), niche companies and organizations (e.g., ASIS, ONVIF,...
  • ...6 cameras to 720p / 10fps: Axis M1114 Axis P3354 Axis Q1604 Bosch NBN-733V Samsung SNB-5004 Sony SNC-VB600 In the 2MP category, we set these 4 cameras to 1080p / 10fps: Avigilon...
  • ..." We bought an HCW1F and put it to the test against Axis, Bosch, Sony and Samsung cameras. Here's a sample, unmarked comparison in low light And here's the...
  • ... Sony has released a full HD, 1/2" imager, far larger than common HD cameras with 1/3" or 1/2.7"...
  • ...(newer economical cameras really works for that price)" "The favorite as far as video quality is still Sony although the price is usually out of our customer's budget so we do not sell many. Favorite as...
  • ...Pro series (the most common example of larger 35mm sensors in surveillance) and the new 1/2" imager Sony SNC-VB635, few examples are common in surveillance. Moderate increases in imager size (1/3" to...
  • ... Sony and Samsung Support The complaints about Sony and Samsung focused on their support. For Sony,...
  • ... We tested the Rialto with 7 cameras from major manufacturers Axis, Bosch, Sony, and Avigilon (who recently acquired VideoIQ), and put them up against VideoIQ's own HD dome,...
  • ...WV-NP502 Panasonic WV-SP509 Pelco IL10 Pelco IXE10LW Pelco IXE20DN Samsung SNB-5004 Samsung SNB-6004 Sony SNC-CH240 Sony SNC-DH120 Sony SNC-VB600 Sony SNC-VB630 Excluded - Integrated IR and...
  • Our first VMD Camera Shootout included Avigilon, Axis, Bosch and Sony. Members enjoyed it and asked for more manufacturers to be tested. This test includes 3 new...
  • Im having trouble finding the drivers for some sony cameras to get the ptz working. anyone know some sites I could check out to try and find these....
  • Testing Autofocus Accuracy on Dec 17, 2013
    ...3MP) Bosch NBN-733V (720p) Bosch NBN-932V (1080p) Samsung SNB-5004 (720p) Sony SNC-VB600 (720p) Here are our key findings from this test: Autofocus was generally accurate...
  • ...mini-bullet Hikvision DS-2CD2032-I [link no longer available] We tested them against Axis, Dahua and Sony to see how Hikvision would perform in even, WDR and low light scenes. Note: Readers may see...
  • ...[link no longer available] and ran a simultaneous shootout against top performers from Axis, Bosch and Sony to see how they could compare. We did low light, WDR and bright light comparisons, like the one...
  • Winners & Losers Fall 2013 on Nov 04, 2013
    ...Avigilon Axis Bosch Exacq Genetec IQinVision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Trending - Product Categories Access control got the most attention, but that was primarily...
  • VMD Camera Shootout on Oct 28, 2013
    ...In order to test whose on-camera VMD performed best, we used cameras from Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, and Sony in multiple scenes, day and night, starting with a simple indoor conference room: Moving on...
  • ... Sony. Members rightfully noted it is one thing for an analytics to do well indoors and outdoors at...
  • ... Reader recommendations: Bosch's Dealer Locator Sony's Security Reseller locator
  • ...M3007 (~$650, vandal resistant), Vivotek FE8172V (~$600, vandal resistant) and ImmerVision IMV1-1/3 + Sony VB600B (~$525 for the lens + ~$850 for the camera). Recommendation Brickcom MD-300Np panoramic...
  • ...note, we examine the prices for exhibiting at ISC West 2014 ranging from a big booth next to Axis and Sony, down to the little tabletop booths at the edge of the show floor. Fortunately, Reed...
  • ...Dahua and Axis M1114-L Super Low Light cameras: Axis Lightfinder P3354, Bosch Starlight NBN-733v, and Sony Gen 6 SNC-VB600 We then tested them indoors and outdoors, ranging from distances of 6' to...
  • In the age of Power over Ethernet, specifying external camera power is becoming a lost art....
  • ...analytics - Axis cross line detection, Bosch's Intelligent Video Analytics [link no longer available] and Sony's Video Motion Filter (VMF). The test focuses on tripwire / perimeter violation analytics as...
  • ... Looking at Sony's website, I saw in the Effio E technical datasheet that there are no mentions to D-WDR or ATR...
  • While I was browsing some cameras specifications, the following product's datasheet raised my...
  • ... We decided to test 5 camera manufacturers - Axis, Avigilon, Bosch, Dahua and Sony - to see how faithful their cameras could reproduce color. The Test We used a ColorChecker...
  • ...cameras including offerings from ACTi, Arecont, Axis, Avigilon, Bosch, Dahua, Hikvision, Panasonic, Pelco, Sony and Vivotek. Compare power consumed to what the manufacturer specifies. Contrast power...
  • The Sony microphone (SCA-M30 $348 list) & powered speaker (SCA-S30 $548 list) are not cost effective...
  • ...6mm fixed lens and a 600TVL 1/3" Sony imager. The housing is aluminum with a polycarbonate bubble protecting the lens. The camera can...
  • ... For instance: The Sony SNC-CH140 at 1.3MP / 30fps is estimated at 5.7Mb/s far higher than the 2Mb/s or 4Mb/s typically...
  • Axis M30 Minidome Shootout on Jul 29, 2013
    ...Vivotek's FD8136 (~$200) are lower, while Bosch's Flexidome Micro 2000 (~$315 estimated street price) and Sony's DH110 are higher (~$350).  Positioning Besides the Axis brand, the domes wide angle coverage...
  • ...lens, ~170° FOV Ambarella [link no longer available] A7 [link no longer available] system-on-chip Sony IMX1117CQT 12.4 MP image sensor  
  • ... This pricing is less expensive than many major brand IR cameras, such as Axis, Arecont, and Sony, though on par with Vivotek, and pricier than comparable from ACTi and Dahua: Avigilon 1MP HD...
  • ... So we surveyed 10 manufacturers including Axis, Bosch, Sony, Avigilon, ACTi, Vivotek and more to figure this out, asking them for their lowest cost camera...
  • ... Arecont, Sony, Panasonic, Avigilon rarely, if ever, delve into this area by offering products like this which...
  • Axis MP Pinhole Shootout on Jun 18, 2013
    ...side by side: Here's the view inside, from left to right, the Axis P1214, the Marshall lenses with Sony box cameras and the Axis P1204. In the top center, is the Supercircuits snake camera: Here...
  • Testing Pelco Sarix IL10 on Jun 12, 2013
    ... Low cost color only options vary widely in price, from ~$100 (Ubiquiti Aircam) to ~$300+ (Sony SNC-CH110), placing the IL10 in the middle/high side of this range. Recommendations Compared...
  • Has anybody experience using the Sony SNC-ER550 rapid dome on the Bosch DLA1400 server? The ONVIF driver does work but for video only....
  • Last year, Sony released a line of hybrid cameras that integrate an Ethernet over Coax adapter into the camera...
  • Sony's long awaited 6th generation IP cameras are now available. In our 2010-2011 tests, Sony's 5th...
  • Sony's ISC West demo of their 6th generation network camera's low light performance drew a lot of...
  • ... Interestingly, Point Grey actually discloses the sensor and processor they use (respectively the Sony IMX140 and Sony Xarina CXD4135GG). Distribution Point Grey plans to sell the camera directly...
  • ...complaints against 14 companies, including Axis Communications, Toshiba, Canon, Cisco Systems, TrendNet and Sony claiming the companies ripped off its motion detection capabilities. For example, see the...
  • [UPDATE June 2013: We tested the Bosch Starlight camera against the new Sony Gen 6 camera. When doing so, we upgraded Bosch to its newest available firmware (5.80). We found...
  • ... This is at or below street price of many competitors, such as Axis, Bosch, Panasonic, and Sony, which range from ~$800 to $1,100 online. This makes it one of the lowest cost 3MP WDR cameras...
  • ...camera and put it to the test against leading WDR cameras from Axis, Avigilon, Bosch, Panasonic and Sony. Inside we break down the results in day, night and WDR scenes. Key Findings Here are our key...
  • Bosch HDR HD Dinion Test on Jan 29, 2013
    ...This prices it above most competitors, usually in the range of $700-800 online, and on par with the Sony SNC-CH240. Recommendations The NBN-932V perform comparatively well under a wide variety of...
  • WDR Shootout 2013 on Jan 22, 2013
    ...shootout: Arecont AV3116DNv1 Avigilon H3 Series Axis Q1604 Bosch NBN-932V Panasonic WV-SP509 Sony SNC-CH240 This brought back three WDR MP veterans (Axis, Panasonic and Sony) vs three WDR MP...
  • ... We took three well-known surveillance cameras (from Axis, Arecont and Sony) and put them side by side for a simultaneous shootout from 1 hour before to 1 hour after...
  • ... Sony: Supported by select V series cameras with Compact Flash slots. VideoIQ: Supported by all...
  • ...WDR, DVTel acknowledges and our tests showed that it was not on the same level as 'true' WDR from Axis, Sony, etc. Exposure Mode Complication: This camera only allows controlling iris or shutter speed...
  • ..., do not just check if they support Sony, check if they support Sony SNC-CH240 or whatever specific model you will be using). Varies in...
  • ...controls) ImmerVision lens + Full HD fixed box camera: ~$1,250; ~$500 for lens, ~$750 for camera, such as Sony CH240 (provides client-side immersive controls). Despite Axis' lower price, Mobotix,...
  • ...configurations, the PTZ camera included in the kit is the same unit across the series: Camera Specifications Sony OEM 1080P (1920x1080) Resolution Day/Night rated, with IR cutfilter/ WDR feature 20X...
  • ...Arecont Vision Avigilon Bosch Cisco Genetec March Microsoft Milestone Systems Mobotix Samsung Sony In the last 6 months, covert/wearable IP cameras have gone from nothing to quite promising. It...
  • ... In this note, we examine the features and pricing of this thermal 360 compared to Sony XI and ipConfigure GWAS offerings. Hardware Overview The IR Revolution 360 is a panoramic...
  • Sony Acquires Pixim on Sep 12, 2012
    Sony, one of the world's largest manufacturers of image sensors and cameras, including surveillance,...
  • ...8-8mm CS-mount lens included Panasonic WV-SP306: ~$560, no lens included Sony SNC-CH120: ~$550, including 2.8-8mm CS-mount lens Based on these prices, Samsung's new line...
  • Earthcam GigapixelCam on Aug 28, 2012
    ...this new model, and how it compares to other gigapixel/high-megapixel offerings from ipConfigure and Sony. Overview The GigapixelCam is similar to EarthCam's other robotic camera offerings, an outdoor...
  • ...Bosch's Advantage Line, introducing some models which other manufacturers, such as Axis, Panasonic, and Sony, have had available for some time: Outdoor megapixel options: Prior to this release, the...
  • ...of these cameras, their potential impact, and how they compare to other WDR and low-light models from Sony, Pelco, and Panasonic. Overview The P3384 adds Lightfinder low-light capability, as well as...
  • For more than a year, Sony has been promoting its hybrid IP camera line as a novel way to reuse coax cable and ease the...
  • ...might also put in some of the small form factor cameras with a fixed lens with no day/night such as the Sony DH110's to keep the cost down. Lastly, we might mix and match the above camera types with...
  • ..." "Right now we install Sony & Panasonic pretty much exclusively with Sony being the majority. We are looking for a more...
  • ... For example, the 3 MP Sony SNC-DH220T can be purchased online for $670, notably less than the least expensive S14 model....
  • ...positioning and pricing comparing the new line to Axis's existing series, to Vivotek's recent minidome and to Sony's offerings. We conclude with an examation of the impact this has on Axis Camera...
  • ... The 1MP dome's MSRP ($595) is lower than street pricing of Axis and Sony's 720p models (~$820 and ~$880, respectively), making them highly competitive. Pricing is more...
  • ... Sony: Sony's X Series cameras (CH/DH 110/210) support PoE only, while the rest of the line supports...
  • It has been a few years since Sony introduced their fifth generation series, begging the question of when a new release is coming....