Hikvision Overview

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

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  • ...P7304 to see how it performed testing: How well do AHD, CVI, and TVI cameras, from Dahua, Hanwha and Hikvision work with the encoder? How does camera connectivity work? What manual steps are involved? How...
  • ... 'Private' Dahua Dahua has previously implied that, unlike state-owned Hikvision, it is independent of government influence - e.g., when the NDAA ban passed, Dahua said it is...
  • ... Below is a screenshot of unencrypted video traffic from a Hikvision camera with video encryption enabled: This could be confusing for integrators and end-users,...
  • ...this to declare about, of all things, basketball: In the same week, we had the US sanction Dahua and Hikvision, China / US relations deteriorated over an NBA GM tweet. And, oh, a South Park episode that also...
  • Dahua and Hikvision have been 'suspended', and effectively expelled, from ONVIF, immediately following US sanctions...
  • Will be very interesting to see the size of their booth in a few months. Complete pullback or...
  • ...groundbreaking move that will have drastic consequences across the video surveillance market, Dahua and Hikvision have been sanctioned by the US government for human rights abuses. Dahua and Hikvision are...
  • See: Hikvision And Dahua Sanctioned For Human Rights Abuses
  • ...Avigilon H5 bullets are slightly smaller than some competitive models, such as the Hanwha X series or Hikvision Smart series bullets shown here. H5 Pricing The H5 4K bullet has an estimated street price...
  • ...oversees the country's state-owned enterprise sector and is also the ultimate controlling shareholder of Hikvision. In early September, the deal was approved by SASAC's headquarters. This original SASAC deal...
  • Hikvision ColorVu (see IPVM test results) is smart marketing, a lesson to be learned by competitors and a...
  • Camera Cable Whip Guide on Oct 02, 2019
    ...Backbox requirements Whip genders Whips advantages Manufacturer differences - Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, more Form factor differences Cable Whip Basics: Whip Vs. Onboard NIC The image below shows...
  • ...relatively common in the past year, with both high end (see Axis' Q3518-LVE) and low cost models (see Hikvision DS-2CD2383G0-I) including the feature, with performance on par with or close to that of lower...
  • ...raises concerns about Chinese surveillance firms' surveillance of minorities (although without mentioning Hikvision and Dahua's extensive involvement in Xinjiang), stating: Chinese firms are combining what...
  • ...other reports: Axis P/Q 4K cameras Bosch Starlight 8000i Dahua Ultra/Pro series Hanwha Wisenet P Hikvision's Smart/Performance series Panasonic 4K Camera Coming soon: Avigilon H5 and Illustra Pro Gen...
  • ... This is in stark contrast to the US and EU, where foreign companies including PRC Hikvision owned Ezviz operate with virtually no restrictions for cloud services. This gives the PRC a...
  • ...0 - P1375-E Bosch Flexidome Starlight Dahua Starlight+ Hanwha ExtraLux Hikvision ColorVu Hikvision Darkfighter We will (in most cases) test more than one camera per...
  • ...Advanced Motion Detection Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor / People Detection Netgear Arlo Pro 2 / Arlo Smart Hikvision Ezviz EzGuard / Motion Detection Wyze Cam / Xnor AI People Detection Yi Home Camera 3 AI...
  • Hikvision and Dahua are among the 100 companies accepting PRC government officials as part of a new...
  • ... By contrast, Hikvision alone is selling AI video surveillance is virtually every country in the world, as Hikvision has...
  • ...ai is the technology behind the $20 Wyze AI that beat Axis and Hikvision video analytics in IPVM testing. Inside this note, we examine XNOR.ai's technology,...
  • Hikvision touts "The Magic Behind It All" in their new Acusense line are 'deep learning algorithms' inside...
  • Earlier this year, we published Hikvision Conducts Military Training For New Employees where we featured images from Hikvision China...
  • Interlogix Shutting Down on Sep 20, 2019
    ...Statement Why Interlogix was not sold Interlogix's positioning in intrusion Interlogix's OEMing of Hikvision No impact on corporate sibling LenelS2 UTC's broader moves and challenges Interlogix impact...
  • ONVIF Suspends Huawei on Sep 20, 2019
    ... Dahua and Hikvision Possibly Next The US government has been considering the same type of sanctions against Dahua...
  • While Axis Perimeter Defender analytics improved from our 2018 testing, the market has improved...
  • ...cameras tested Bosch Starlight 8000i tested Dahua Ultra/Pro series tested Hanwha Wisenet P tested Hikvision's Smart/Performance series tested Panasonic WV-S2570L tested Avigilon H5, Illustra Pro Gen...
  • ...banning video surveillance 'produced' by companies deemed high risk including PRC manufacturers Dahua and Hikvision. Honeywell is a long-term and continues to be, despite the ban, customer of Dahua. US Army Base...
  • ...other reports: Axis P/Q 4K cameras Bosch Starlight 8000i Dahua Ultra/Pro series Hanwha Wisenet P Hikvision's Smart/Performance series Pelco GFC 4K Dome Camera Tested (IMP831-1ERS) Avigilon and...
  • ...there were startups making progress, growing interest in gunshot detection, the return of a weakened Hikvision USA and more. Inside we cover: Ex-Exacq startup Qumulex unveils details SAST App store...
  • ...Synthetic Stucco (EIFS) Tutorial, IP Camera Installability Shootout - Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Uniview, Vivotek and videos such as: Who Should and Should NOT Take this Course If you want...
  • Commend ID5 Intercom Tested on Sep 12, 2019
    ...test series including Zenitel's Vingtor-Stentofon, Axis access, Axis mullion door station, 2N Verso and Hikvision's door station. Look for an upcoming shootout this fall. Key Findings In our tests, the...
  • ...Siblings' While the speech did not name the specific 'siblings', it is clear from the NDAA ban of Huawei, Hikvision, and Dahua equipment that the US government considers these firms 'siblings'. The State...
  • Uniview OEM Directory on Sep 11, 2019
    This directory lists 20+ companies that OEM products from Uniview, with a graphic and links to...
  • ...analytics, this $50 camera outperforms typical "analytics" found in low cost commercial cameras, like Dahua, Hikvision, or Uniview. We expect this trend to continue and AI to continue to improve. Availability The...
  • ... Hikvision and Dahua both claim demographic (gender, age, clothing) analysis in their AI cameras, but in...
  • Hikvision has been lobbying against and preparing for potential US sanctions, according to US government...
  • ...Dahua HDBW4239R-ASE Dahua N45DL7Z Dahua N85CL5Z Hanwha LND-6021R Hanwha PNV-9080R Hanwha XNV-6080R Hikvision DS-2CD2745FWD-IZS Hikvision DS-2CD2785G0-IZS Hikvision DS-2CD5546G0-IZHS Hikvision...
  • ...issued a new report finding that US bans are impacting the purchase of 'Chinese' products, most notably Hikvision, in Europe, as the excerpt below shows: More than 70% of respondents were from Europe and...
  • ...cameras that we have already tested or new cameras that members have not gotten to test out yet such as: Hikvision ColorVu - Users can view image/color quality in low light. Avigilon H5 cameras - After we...
  • ... We take a look at cameras from Axis, Hikvision, and Uniview in this video, showing where the SoC is located and accessed and what each is...
  • ...post, we look at the firm's financials, growth, City IoT focus, and the possible competitive threat to Hikvision & Dahua, including: Megvii Background Deeply Unprofitable, Growing Fast Principal...
  • ...said they trained their models using thermal and nighttime IR black-and-white imagery based on use with Hikvision thermal cameras in border security/control deployments. VMS Support Limited to...
  • ...other reports: Axis P/Q 4K cameras Bosch Starlight 8000i Dahua Ultra/Pro series Hanwha Wisenet P Hikvision's Smart/Performance series Avigilon, Panasonic, and Vivotek are coming soon. Suggestions? Let...
  • Obviously, ColorVu is from Hikvision (see our test results) but this was an odd email from GSS: This is part of what GSS calls their...
  • ... This, of course, has already happened with surveillance cameras as Dahua and Hikvision built up huge protected markets inside of the PRC and then leveraged that to spend vastly on...
  • ...at analytics, but how good is the camera's image quality? Is it just as good as incumbents like Axis, Hikvision, and Nest? To find out, we tested the Wyze Cam V2 against $100 options from each, the Axis...
  • ... Which systems are impacted What is causing the issue? Vendor recommendations to fix Dahua and Hikvision not impacted End-of-Life Win 7 is coming Is this a win for VSaaS? The Problem IPVM has...
  • Who OEMs Uniview? on Aug 25, 2019
    Similar to our Dahua and Hikvision OEM directories, we are putting together one for Uniview. The list so far: 2M Technology CCTV...
  • ... I switched to Hikvision and, over the years, the Hik-Connect app has been improved but still isn't great. Without being...
  • Dahua 4K Camera Shootout on Aug 20, 2019
    ...updated 4K camera testing, following Axis P/Q 4K cameras, Bosch's Starlight 8000i, Hanwha Wisenet P, and Hikvision's new Smart & Performance series, with Panasonic and Vivotek coming soon. Suggestions? Let...
  • ...this report, we cover these findings and more: 4 key strengths and 5 key weaknesses Comparison to Hikvision, Dahua, and Axis Access, including a video comparison 5 videos showing physical build details...
  • ...number of partnerships which occurred after the start of the Intel lawsuit in 2015: Uniview, just like Hikvision and Dahua, is currently listed by Intel as an OEM partner for China In 2016 Uniview partnered...
  • ... However, as Hikvision USA's declining sales over the last year show, many large security end user and integrators are...
  • ... It's literally the same story we reported on earlier in 2019 Dahua and Hikvision Products Illegally Sold To US Government GSA and in 2017 Hikvision False 'Made In USA', Sold to...
  • Dahua OEM Directory on Aug 16, 2019
    ...OEMing Dahua, no other manufacturer stands out as the most common OEM, with various companies moving to Hikvision, Uniview, or TVT. Beware Of Multiple Vulnerabilities Dahua cameras have suffered from multiple...
  • ...com and Hikvision. On Tuesday, August 13th, Axis website started to show an error message: Concurrently, Axis...
  • Hikvision is facing unprecedented scrutiny in the Netherlands, at the same time the US government ban has...
  • ... We are usually using Hikvision / AXIS decoders, but cannot use them in our case, as Hikvision is not wanted by the customer and...
  • ...continued series of updated 4K camera testing, following Bosch's Starlight 8000i, Hanwha Wisenet P, and Hikvision's new Smart & Performance series, with Avigilon, Dahua, Vivotek, and more coming soon....
  • ...vulnerable firmware, in IPVM's 2019 Configuration Manager Shootout, we found only Avigilon, Axis and Hikvision alerts for out-of-date firmware, and only Axis reports if the firmware has known...
  • Hikvision OEM Directory on Aug 13, 2019
    The Chinese government-owned and US-government banned Hikvision has become the world's largest video surveillance manufacturer and generally hidden provider to...
  • The 'prohibition on use or procurement' of Dahua, Hikvision and Huawei products and 'essential components' take effect today, August 13, 2019, one year...
  • Hikvision has received the most global news reporting of any video surveillance company, ever, ranging...
  • ...ban going into effect, US mega-corporation Stanley has dramatically increased its imports of banned Hikvision products. They are touting online: Indeed, Stanley is encouraging US government buyers to...
  • The US government has released rules on how the 2018 NDAA ban of Dahua, Hikvision, and Huawei will be implemented when it takes effect in 5 days. While the release of the rule...
  • ...intercom test series including Zenitel's Vingtor-Stentofon, Axis mullion door station, Axis 2N Verso and Hikvision's door station. Look for an upcoming shootout this fall. Key Findings In our tests, the...
  • Dahua Analytics+ Tested on Aug 07, 2019
    ...What distance/PPF level is required for detection? How well does it compare to Avigilon, Bosch and Hikvision analytics? How well does it compare to Wyze analytics? What chips / AI are the analytics...
  • ...Differentiators What Are Their Growth Plans How Do They Compare To BCDVideo What Challenges They Have vs Hikvision and Dahua Razberi Overview Based in Dallas, Texas, Razberi reports 35 employees, and...
  • Our Dahua OEM and Hikvision OEM directories are well-read and cited (e.g., they have been viewed 60,000+ times in the past...
  • Avigilon Blue VSaaS Tested on Aug 05, 2019
    ...to mismatched settings configured in Blue compared to what was configured in the camera: Bosch and Hikvision models connected immediately, while some Axis and Hanwha models required additional...
  • ... Haven't called Hikvision yet but I suppose they're going to tell me "What do you expect for a $250 PTZ?"
  • With their latest Smart Series 5 cameras, Hikvision is claiming cameras "fully loaded" with "state-of-the-art technology for high performance and...
  • ...back in 2008, it is likely that there were many obvious security issues (keep in mind, as late as 2015, Hikvision systems were being mass hacked due to allowing default password). Examples of the Cisco VSOM...
  • ...will not spy on us? (Laughs) both ways, either country [China or the US] will spy on us! IPVM Photo: a Hikvision bullet camera monitoring traffic in a major highway in Jakarta IPVM Photo: a Huawei PTZ...
  • ...conducted this in 2015? Where is IP vs analog? How about 1080p vs 4MP vs 4K? How many would be Dahua or Hikvision or Uniview? IPVM received quotes and recommendations from 11 internet resellers,...
  • ...series of updated 4K camera testing, following Bosch's Starlight 8000i, with Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hikvision, Vivotek, and more coming soon. Suggestions? Let us know what other 4K cameras we should...
  • Hikvision cameras monitoring a concentration camp were shown in a recent BBC investigation: The video...
  • ...Dahua cameras last year?  That really was the position we had to take to compete with the global network of Hikvision. But Dahua is a very small portion [of our camera sales.] Axis is our largest brand by...
  • ... For example, in the mid-2010s, Hikvision USA was rapidly expanding headcount but now they are declining: One limitation is that this...
  • ... This is the first in a series of high-end 4K camera testing, with Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision and more coming soon. Let us know what other 4K cameras we should test. Summary In our...
  • Avigilon ACC7 VMS Tested on Jul 22, 2019
    ...Fisheye Camera Tested Repositionable Multi-Imager Camera Shootout - Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Panasonic, Vivotek Bandwidth vs Low Light Shootout - Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, Geovision,...
  • Hi - two quick questions -  1)  When we download video for evidence we over some period of time...
  • ...this post calls out the biggest Chinese and Western video surveillance manufacturer - "Beat Axis and Hikvision" The 'cost price' is already seen by everyone and anyone, Wyze is famous for its pricing and...
  • ...Japanese large manufacturers, with Chinese branded sales nearly non-existent in the West (Dahua and Hikvision were mostly unknown) and notable companies today like Axis, Milestone, and Genetec still...
  • serious question... I'm curious what people think could be done to combat all the bad...
  • ...is the analytic setup? How does performance compare to Nest Cam IQ? How does performance compare to Hikvision Intrusion analytics? Summary Wyze's Person Detection analytics performed well in our tests,...
  • My Hik rep has suggested we demo the Hikvision DS-2CD2146G1-IS AcuSense cameras. Has anyone tried these out yet? I'm going to get a demo unit...
  • HD Analog vs IP Guide on Jul 16, 2019
    ...availability have been released as of 2019: Power Over Coax: Though power over coax is not universal, Hikvision offers 10-20 models of PoC TVI cameras (see our test of Hikvision PoC TVI). Dahua offers several...
  • Bloomberg has a new report on removing Dahua and Hikvision cameras talking about the problems in removing them: Industry people are well aware of these...
  • Hikvision's PRC government owner, CETHIK, has had its website blocked outside of China, hiding a major...
  • Lens Focal Length Tutorial on Jul 10, 2019
    ...as flexible as using varifocal models which allow fine, it allows for some For example, looking at a Hikvision DS-2CD2025FWD-I (a low cost bullet camera), it is offered with 5 different lens options, ranging...
  • ...your video surveillance is cloud accessed or managed through your manufacturer (whether that is Axis or Hikvision, Hanwha or Dahua, Eagle Eye or Verkada or whomever), you need to trust that they are not going...
  • ...The company does this by OEMing for major distributors like Swann, Hanwha, and Lorex, benefiting from Hikvision/Dahua's move to sell under their own brand. However, not much is known about RaySharp. But...
  • ...a critical issue for the global industry as the conflict between China and the US continues: "At Hikvision, We Build Trust" The False SCMP Story on Hikvision NYC AI NYPD Refutes False SCMP Hikvision...
  • ... Interestingly, though, Dahua is disqualifying Hikvision as being independent given Hikvision's government ownership. It's a tricky marketing angle to...
  • ...included, 13 cameras so far: Avigilon H4 4K dome Axis P3228-LVE Axis Q3518-LVE Bosch flexidome 8000i Hikvision DS-2CD2785G0-IZHS Hikvision DS-2CD5585G0-IZHS Dahua N85CL5Z Dahua NK8BL7Z Hanwha...
  • ... Recording cameras direct-to-cloud is currently only supported by Ivideon's OEM Dahua cameras, Hikvision, and OCO cameras using custom firmware that includes their cloud connection agent. They said...
  • Hikvision redefined sales promotions in the US video surveillance market, starting at the end of 2015,...
  • ...Compared to typical IR only, non-thermal analytic cameras such as Avigilon's H4 ($600-700 for 1080p) or Hikvision DeepinView (~$900 for 1080p), this is more than twice the price. Physical Overview The front...