Next Gen 5MP / 6MP Camera Shootout - Axis vs Dahua vs Hanwha vs Hikvision

By: Ethan Ace, Published on Feb 28, 2018

Many manufacturers have released new generation 5MP / 6MP cameras that tout super low light, WDR and other features historically typical in 1080p but not 5MP / 6MP. In our recent series of tests we tested four of these models from major manufacturers against their own comparable 1080p version:

Now, in this shootout, we put them head to head and report on how they compare. Inside we report on:

  • IR performance
  • Color low light performance
  • WDR performance
  • Full light image quality
  • Price comparison
  • Physical comparison
  • Advanced features

**** ************* **** ******** new ********** *** / 6MP ******* **** **** super *** *****, *** and ***** ******** ************ typical ** ***** *** not *** / ***. In *** ****** ****** of ***** ** ****** four ** ***** ****** from ***** ************* ******* their *** ********** ***** version:

***, ** **** ********, we *** **** **** to **** *** ****** on *** **** *******. Inside ** ****** **:

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***** ** *** *****, there *** ***** *** takeaways **** **** ********:

  • *** **** ***** ********* best ** *** ****** tested, ******** **** ******** features **** ******, *** consumed **** *********, *** was **** ********* ** several ******* *******
  • *** ****** ***-***** *** solid, *** ***** ********** than **** ** *** light *** ***, *** at * **** **** reasonable *****.
  • *** ***** ******* ********* poorly ** *** *****, with *** ******** ********* and ****** ** *****, but ********* **** ** WDR ****** ******, *** was *********** **** ********* than ***** ****** ******.
  • *******, *** ********* **** performed **** ******** ****** than *** ***** ****** in *** ***** (** and ***** ****) *** performed ***** ** **** WDR ****** *** ** its **** ** **** WDR (***** ** ***** cameras ******).

Camera ********* *****

** ********* ****** *** this ****, ** ***** the **** ** ** date ***/*** ****** *********. Note **** ********* **** includes ******* *** ****, as ********* **** *** have * ***+ **** WDR ***** ** ***** higher *** ***** ******/* Series ******* ** ***** America ** ***** *******. Hikvision *** * *** varifocal **** *** ***** in ***** ***** **** H.265 ******, *****-**********-***, *** **** ** not *** ******** ** North ******* *** *** positioned ** * ********** to ****' * ****** domes ** ******'* ******* X ***** ** **** test ** **** **** I/O, *****, ***** ** heaters, *** ***** **** end ********.

**** **** ********** ****** in ******* ******, **** manufacturers ******** ********* *-*** resolutions ** ***** ************* models:

  • **** *****-***: *** **:*, 3072x1728
  • ***** *******: *** *:*, 2592x1944
  • ****** ***-*****: *** *:*, 2592x1944
  • ********* **-********-***: *** (*:*), 3072x2048

********** ***** ** **** width *** ******* *** testing, ** **** *********** in *********** ****** *** same ***** ** ****, including ********* *** *** to ***** ****** ***********.

Vs. ********, *****

**** ************'* ** ****** ***********'* *** ************* *** ******** ** this ****, ** **** are *-* ***** *** as ** **** ****. We **** **** *** new ********** *** ****** claiming ******** *** *****, WDR, ** ** *********** if **** ****** ** released.

Price **********

******* ** ******* ** this **** ****** ******, from * **** ** ~$1,200 *** (**** *****-***) to * *** ** ~$300 (***** *******). *******, Dahua *** ********* ****** advanced ******** ***** ** the **** *** ****** cameras, **** ** ******* image *************, ******** ******, shock *********, ** ***** analytics, *** *** ********* 4565 ******** **** ******* WDR.

IR *********** *** *****

** *** ***** **** IR ** (~*.**** *** below), *** **** *****-*** provides **** ****** ****** than *** ***** ****** in **** ****, **** clearer ******* ******* *** text *** ** ******* brighter *****. *** ****** XNV-8080R ******** **** ****** facial ******* ** *** subject *** ********** **** that ** *** **** camera, ***** **** ***** details *** ******* **** are ******* ** *** Dahua *** ********* *******.

** ****** ********, *** Axis ****** ***** ******** clearer ******, **** *** subject ********* ** *** on ***** *******, ********** the ***** *******.

Axis **** **** ** ********, ****** *** ** *****

*** **** *****-*** ******** the **** **** ** coverage ** **** ******, with * ****** ******** in ******* ** *** edge ** *** ***** of **** ******** ** the ******.

*******, *** ******* *** very ***** *********** ** the ***** ** *** Dahua, ******, *** ********* models, *** ********* ** see, ***** *****.

Color *** ***** ***********

******* ***** *** ***** performance (~*-***) ********, *** Q3517-LVE *** ***-***** ******* similarly, **** ************ ******* in **** *** ******* subject *******. *******, ** in *** ** *** light *****, *** ***** and ********* ****** ******* worst, **** ******* ******* details *** ****** ***** overexposure ** *** **** chart.

******* **** ******* ** other ******, ** ****, shown ***** ** **' distance, **** *** **** and ****** ******* ***** best.

Exterior **** *** ***********

** ****** *** *********** starting ** ** **** door ***** **** ******* variance (~**** ****** ******** to ~*,***** *******), **** the ******* ****** ** adjust ** ***** ****** in *****.

** **** *****, *** Axis *****-*** **** ******* displays *** ******* ** all ******, **** ***** images ** *** ******* and ********** ** ** first ***** *** **** (below). *** ***** ******* provides ******* ** **** point, ** ****, *** both ****** *** ********* overexpose *** **** *** the **********. **** **** the ********* **** ****** **** *** ******, using ******* *** ****, while *** ****** *** multiple *********.

**** ****** *** ****, the ***** *** ***** models ******* ****** ****** details **** ******.

*** ***** *** **** to *** *** ***** cameras ******* ** ******, we **** ******** ******** .*** **** ** clips **** **** ** this *****.

Warehouse **** *** ***********

** **** ****** *** performance ** * **** challenging *****, * ********* with **** ******** ****, varying **** ~**** ****** to **,***** *******.

** **** *****, *** Axis *** ***** ******* provide *** **** ******* of *** *******, **** Hanwha *****, *** ******** less ********. *** ******* WDR ********* ****** ***** performs *****.

Full *****

** * **** *** outdoor *****, *** ******* provide ******* ******* ******* details ** ***** ***** (~50-60PPF), **** *** ********* 4565 ********** ******** ******* detail ** *** **** chart.

******** *********** *** ******* at ****** ******, **** all ******* ********** ******* details.

Axis ****** **** *******/***** ******* **** *******

** ******* ******, *** Axis ***** *** *** largest, *-*" ****** **** the ****** *** ********* models, ******* **** *** outdoor *****. ** ********, the ***** ******* *** much ******* **** *******, closer ** ****** ******** size. *** **** ******* are ***** **** ** side *****:

Physical / ************ ***********

***** **** ****, ******** features ** *** ****** domes **** *******, **** these *** ***********:

  • ****/****** *** ********:**** **** *** ****** include ********** ***** ** the **** ***** *** mounting ** ******** ********** boxes, *.*., ******, ******, octagon, ***., ***** ***** in *** **** ***. Box ******** ******** ********** parts **** ***** ***** and *********.

  • ****** ********* ******:*** ****** ** *** Hanwha ***-***** *** ********* to ****** *** *****, requiring ***** ** ****** it ***** * ***** ring ** *** **** of *** ******, ******* of *** ***** ** was ******* ** ***** models.

  • ***** ** */* ** audio:*******, *** ***** ******* did *** ******* */* or *****, ***** ***** models *** ******** ****.

Axis/Hanwha ******** ******** / *****/********* *****

************, *** ***** *** Hikvision ******* ****** ******** features ***** ** *** Axis *** ****** ******, such ** ********** ***** stabilization, ******** ******, ***** detection, ** ***** *********. See *** ***** ** the***********-******** ******* ** ********* of ***** ********.

**** **** *** ****** include **** **** ** analytics, ********* ********* *** crossline ** * *******. We **** *** ****** these ********* ** ******* models/firmwares *** **** ** do ** ** ******** tests.

H.265 *******

** ******* ******, **** the ***** *** ****** models ********.***, **** ******* *** Milestone ********** ***** ******* for ****. ***** *** Network ***** (*** ****/********) also ********* *** ****** camera's *.*** ******, *** not *****.

Axis ****** *********

*** **** *****-*** *** the ****** ******** ** cameras ****** ** *** scenes ** * ******* margin, ***** ****, **** than **** *** ******* of ********* *.*** (**** closest) ** **** ***** and ***-*** **/* ***** than ***** *** ******'* H.265 ******* ** *** light. **** **** *** cameras ********* ** *** light ****** *** ***** N52BM3Z, ***** ********* *** to *** ****, ******** images **** ** **.

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*** ********* ******** ******** were **** *** **** test:

  • **** *****-***: *.**.*.*
  • ***** *******: *.***.****.**.* ***** date ****-**-**
  • ****** ***-*****:*.*********
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Test **********

*** ********* *********** **** made ** ******* ** this ****:

  • ******* **** *** *** to */*** ******* ** faster. **** **** ******* to *** **** *******.
  • ******* **** *** *** to *** **********, ** FPS.
  • *********** *************** ** ************ ** 28-30(***** ** ********** ***** codec ******* ***********).

Comments (44)

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****, * ********** ***** to **** ******* ********* you ****. **** **** being ****...

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**** ******* ** ********* Vote. *** ** **** remotely "*********?"

********* *** ********* ********? :)

** ******* *** ** trying ** **** *** a ******, **** **** confuses *** **** *** of **, *** ****** me **** ** *** brands * **** ******* over *** **** **+ years.

* *****. **'* **** the********** *** ********. *****'* * ****** to *** ****** *** quick *** *** ** many ****** *** ** possible. *** *** **** sophisticated *** ****** ****** the ******** ** **** 'move **** *** ***** things' ******** ** ****.

***** *** ******* *****!

** **** ***'** ****** **...*** *** **** *** *** ***? :)

** *** ***********, ***** *** *** *** ******** **********, **** is **** *******.

** ***** ********** ** how *** *** ******* of *** ***** ** already ** **' *** more... ** * *** that ***** **** ** the ******* ***** **' is *******.

** * ******* ********* here?

**, ***'** *** ****** missing ********. **** ** we **** ** **** all ***** ******* ** to ***** ********* *** (40-50° *** *** *** of ** ****), ***'* get ~**-** ***, *** you'd **** ** ******* at ****** **** *** FOV.

*** ****'* ******* ***** 5MP ******. ** *** drop ** *****, ***'** going ** **** **** to ~** *** ** 50' **** *** **** FOV.

**** ** ***** ******* like *** ***** **************, ***., ****** **** practical, *** ***** *** tradeoffs ** *****, **** those ******** ** $****+, not ********* * **** or * *******.

*** ******* ** ** field ** **** ***** the ***** **** ******* can ******* ******* ******* of ********* *** ** able ** ********* *** intruder.
***** ***** ***** ** that ** *** ***** of ***'+ *****'* *** way ***** ******* *** even *********.

***** ***** ***** ** that ** *** ***** of ***'+ *****'* *** way ***** ******* *** even *********.

** *** ****** **** video ********* ******* *** claiming ***'+, **** *** likely ******** **** ******** FoVs. *** *******, **** a **° *** ** 200', *** **** ** 35', ****** ** ************* possible ** *** ******* at **** ********.

* **** ** *** different ***** ** ******* combined **** *** *******. If *** ******** ****** for **, *** *** cower ***** ***** **** a *** ******* *** still *** **** ******* in *** *******.

* ********* *** **** into ***** *********. **** of ***** ******* ****** products *** ***** **** areas, *** *** ******* field ** ******* **** several ******* ***** ** you *** ** ***** accurate **** ************* *******. Some ** *** ******** is **** ********* **** ethernet ********** *** ** supported ** ******* *** products.

*** ******** **** ******* budgets, * **** **** good ********** **** ***** HX ******. *** ******** connections * **** **** Inovonics. ***** ************ **** inside *** ******* ******* Optex *********.

*'* **** ***** *** good ********* **** ***** vendors ** ****. **** wanted ** ***** **** of ** **********.

*****,
*** ****** **** *** fence ******* * ****** too, **** ******* ****** coverage **** ****** **** per ****.
**** *** *** *** cover *** ***** ********* and *** **** ******** lines ******* ****** ** line ** *****, ********** or ******* ***** ***** alarms.

* ***** ******-*********-**/*********** *** *.***.*******.**.* ******** version (***** ****: ****/**/**) would **** **** * better ****** ** ****** comparison.

*********, **** *** ****, I'd **** ** ***, "Can * **** * rematch?"

*** ***** ** **** that ****** *** * 0.3lx ******* ************ ******. The *** *********, ** mediocre ** ** ***, has * *.** ******. Now, ******* ************ ******* aren't **********, *** ****'* a **** *****.

********, ***** *** **************** ***** *********** ***** *** ********* models.

** ******** ******** *** highest *** *** ***** was, ******** ********* *** WDR ***** *********. *** N52BM3Z ** ****** ** pro ******, *** *** low ***, ** ** made **** ***** *** things **********.

*** **** ******** **** you ******** ** ** in * ******** ************ (privately ** ******) ******* the ***** **** *** clearly ***** *** *** Lite ****** ** **** in *** *** *********. Pro/Eco ***** ******* ***** also ******* ****** *********** & ********* **** ********* which ** ******* *** present ** **** ********.

*'* ** ********* **** this ******** ******* *** overreported ** ***** ** actual *** ***** *********** and ** *** **** Starlight ** * *** series ****** ***** ** the ******** ******** *** the **** ***** ** no ******** *** **** the ******* *** ******* anywhere ***** ** **********, especially ** ***.

** ****: ******-**** ** NOT * **** *** series *******. *** **** of *** *** ****** of **** ******* ********** uses ******-**** ******* *** those ******* *** **** pro ****** ******* ***.

** * ******* ***, I ** ******** * big ***** *** *** rolling **** ***** *** bus *** ********* *** product ** **** ***, but * **** ** actual *** ****** ******* comparison ** ******* ** bringing * **** ****** camera ** * *** series ********.

** ****, **** **** tests ****, * *** almost ********* **** *** model * ******** **** perform ****** ** *** light **** *** ***** they **** **** ********* blast *****.

*'* ** ********* **** this ******** ******* *** overreported ** ***** ** actual *** ***** *********** and ** *** **** Starlight ** * *** series ******

**** ******** ** **** than *** ****** **** performance. ** ********* ******* everything **** **** ** these ********* ******, **** to ** ****** *** attempts ** *********. **** selling *** ******'* ************ is *********** ** ** book.

***, *** *** ******* of *** ***** *********. Hence, *'* ****** ** the *** * ********* is **** ** **** a **** ********** ***** quality ****** ******** ******** scenarios.

******, **'** ***** ** test ******* *******. ***** is ******* ******* ** new ***** ******* *** new *****.

*** ***** ** ** clear, *** ***** ****** we ****** (*** ***) was **** *********** ** Dahua ** * ***** release **** ***** -***** *** ******** * Cost-effective *** ** ****** with ********* **********:

** *** ********** ********* the *** ***** ** published *** ****. ** this ** *** * good ******, **** ***** corporate ****** **-******** **** they *** ********* ********.

** ****, * **** for * **** **** your **** *** **** with *********. *** ***** for **** **** ******** on *****'* ****. *******, I'd ***** ****** *** a **** ****** ** apples ********** **** *** exact ***** **** * believe ***** ** ** to *** ****** *** same ** ***** *** feature ***** ** ******* to **** *****'* ********* team **** ******* ** that **** ***** ******* disproved.

***** *** ****** *** mass ******* * ***** product **** ** ******* on ************. **'* **** it **** ****** ** in ******* ******* ** with *** ***** **** it ***** ***** *** hastily ****** *** ** underperforming ******* **** **** one.

** *** ******* ******** only, ** ****.

** **** ** * rematch **** ** ****** contender ** *** *** and ** ****** ***** BS, *'* **** *** 6MP ***** * ******** to ** ****** ** place ** *** ********* they ******* ******** **** they ******* ** *** slapped ***.

** ***** ****** ***** for **** ** **** a ****** "*********" ***** sensor **** ** ******** SoC **** **** *** component ***** ********** *** entire ******* ** ******** benefit ** *** ***** place.

** **** ****, ** are ***** ** **** additional *******. * ********** think *** ******** ** 5MP+ ** ***********.

**** ***** **** **** you ***:

** **** ** * rematch **** ** ****** contender ** *** *** and ** ****** ***** BS, *'* **** *** 6MP ***** * ******** to ** ****** ** place ** *** ********* they ******* ******** **** they ******* ** *** slapped ***.

*'* ********* **** ***** it ***** *** ***** it's ** "****** *********" where *** *** ********* was ***. **'* * smaller ******, *** ****** resolution, *** * **** worse ******* ************ ****, and *** **** *** spec (*****). *** **** spec ***** ***** ****** on ***** ** ** range (*** ******* ** 30m), ***** *** ** may *** ****.

***** *********/******* ********** ****** aside, **** ***** *****'* seem **** * ****** choice ** **.

*** **** ***** ** my ***** **** **** my ******* **** *** stated ***** ** *** 5MP ***** *** *** to ** ******* ******* I ******* **** ** a **** ****** ****** in "***" ****** *************.

***** ****, * ********** you ***** *** **** further *** ********** ** normalise *********** ******** ** monitoring **.

**** ************'* ** ****** ***********'* *** ************* *** ******** ** this ****, ** **** are *-* ***** *** as ** **** ****. We **** **** *** new ********** *** ****** claiming ******** *** *****, WDR, ** ** *********** if **** ****** ** released.

*****: * ***** ***** that *** "*****" **********, as * *****, ** the ***** *** ********* is **** ****** ***** better **** ***** *** units *** ***** ****.

******: * ***** ** interested ** ****** * True *** ***** **** where *** ** ** not ****** ** ** all! * **** *** have * ****** ***** at **' *** **' feet, *** **** ** not ****** **** *** and **** *** ******** still ****. **** ** it ** * ******* distance *** *** *** results **** ******** ** the ***** *** *********. Better *** **** *** motion ** *** ****, then ** ***** *** who *** **** *** light ******* ***.

*****: ***** ** ****** interested ** **** *Sony *** ****** ****** against all of them. Even at 1080p I suspect it will have a far better image than these 4 units.

** *** **** *** to ****, *** ** know * **** ** there! * **** ***** a ***** *** **** me ** ****.

[**** ****: ****** ** a ***** ********]

****** *** *** *******. We *** *** **** the ***** *** ********* was **** ****** *** this ****, ** *** the ****** ******** ********** IR *** **** ***. It *** ** *********** in ***-** *** *****, but **** *** **** one ******* ** *** test.

****, "**** *** *****" in **** ***** ********** IR. *** **** ******** of ****** ************* *** shipping ********** ** ****** from **** *** ** low ***. *** *********** ** *********** *** using ****. ** **** ******** dark ****** **** ** IR ** ** ***** shootouts ** *** ****, but ******** *** **** they **** *** ***** useful ** *** ** real ***** ************.

** **** * **** of ******* ***** ****. ** ********* ****** well, *** ***'* ****** relevant ** **** ******** test. ** ******* *** individual *************' ***** ******* vs. *** ** ********** test *******, *** **** was ***** ** ****** show *********** *********** ******* 5MP/6MP *******.

*** ******* **** "**** low *****" ***** **** you **** ** **** IR ** ********** *** misleading. ***** ** **** just ** ***** */* cameras **** ** *****. There *** ******* **** prove ** ** *** needed ** **** ********* at ***** **** ** far ****** **** *** IR *** **** ****. This ** **** ** counter *******.

*****, **** *** ** know *** * **** bring ******* ** **** difference.

*****, ** **** *******.** ****** *** *** starlight **** ** **** out. **'* ** *** shelf ****** **.

**'* **** ** *** believe ** ** **********, but ** ** *** misleading ** ***** ***** that **** ***** *** looking ** ********** **, not ***** *** *****.

*** *** ***** **** the ***-***** ** *** best ***-** ***-**** *** 5MP ****** ********* ** you'd ****, *** ** still ***'* **** ** a ***** ********** ** a **** ** ******* that ** ******* ***** features, ***** ** **** this **.

* **** ***** *** term "*** *****" **** on * *** ******* when * ***** ******* using *********** *****/** **** from ****. **** **** arrived **** ***** ***, it *** ** ***** experience **** ********* *** light ****** *******, ***** ** *** time *** ***** **********. Cameras **** **** **** capable ******** ** *****/***** much ******* ***** *** Lightfinders ******** * ***** color ***** ** **** scenes. ** **, ********* "Low *****" *********** ***** vivid ***** ****** ** very *** *****, *** excellent */* ****** **** no ******** ** ****** shutter ******. **** ***/***** implies ** ** *** filter *** *** **** ability ** *** **, as ******* ** ********** Day/Night. *** * ******'* tie ** **** ** the **** "**** *** Light."

* ***** **** ** see * ******** ************ geared ** *** **** image ** **** *** light ** *****, ** this ***** **** ** really ***** *** *********** of * ******. *** cam *** ***** *** scene **** ** *** produce ** ***** ** B/W, *** *********** ******** detail ** ***** ** tough. *** *** ***** color ****** ***** *** a ***** ******** *** this ********, *** *** scene ***** ***** ****** well ***.

** ** *****, *'* not ****** **** **** IR ******* *** ** "true *** *****" *******. I'm ****** **** **** most ****** **** *** low ***** ******* ***** days, ** ** *** first **-**. ***** ** niche ** **********.

** *** ***** ** set ** * ***** low ***** ********.* **** *** ** a ********** *** *********** here, **** **** ** comment, ***. ******!

***** *** ***, *** I ********** *****. ********** Day/Night, ********** *** ******* cams, ***** ** *** taken ****** *** ****. Very *** ** *** projects ******* ******* ***, and ******* ******** ** night, ** ** ** essential. ***** *** ** RayTec *** ******* **********, and ********* ************ ********* when *** *** *** isn't ******. **** * Raytec *********

*** ***** ** **** the *** **** ***** & *****?

** ********** *** *****, but *** **** **** more ** ****** *** upcoming **** ****, ** we **** ***. ** may **** *** *****, but *** **** ****, as ** **** ****** the *** * ****** counterpart,*** *****-***.

* ** **** ****** to ****** *** ***** cam ** ****** ******* the ***** *** *****, other **** *** ******* 5MP **. *** *****. Specifically, * ****** *** much *********** **'** *** in *** ***** ************ at ***? *********** ** person/license ***** ** ** a ****, *** *** night. *'* **** ********* if *** **-***** ** and ** ** *** same ******* *** ***? Finally, *** ***** ** what ** ****** ** be ******** ** *** newer **** *** **** and **** **** **** be ********?

******, -****

****’* *** ********?

****** **** *** ***** to ********.

** **’* *** ******** I’d ** **** *** P1367 *** *** **** that **** *** *** right ****** ** ******. There *** ** ************ if *** **** * low ***** *********.

****** *** *** ********. I'm ****** ** ***** separate ** ************ - seems **** *** **** of * ****. * do **** ** ******* and **** *** ***** however.

******** ** ***** **' (person ** ** ********** gate) ** **-**' (***/******* plate **).

******. -****

* ***** *** *** *** *****-***

*** **** *** **** advantages:

*. */*.*" ****

*. .***** @ ***** color, .** *&*

*. *** **

*. **-******* & ********** IS

*. ****** *** ***** temp. ********* **********

*** ** **** ****** provide ******** ****** ** target.

*'* *** **** **** the **** ** **** the *** ****** **. the ***, *** *** Q35 ***** ****** ** me.

-****

[**** ****: ***** ********]

** *** *** ********* *** ****** *.**** */*.*" ********** ****** camera (*****) **** **** ** **** *********, */*.*" *** **** sensor ******, **** *** ****** ** ****** ***** ****?

***.

**** ****? ***** */*.*" ** ******* ** **** **** *****?

*** ******* *** ******** for ******** ******* ******** above, ** *** ****** and ********.

** ******** *** ******* tier *** ** *** cameras *********, ********* ***** low *****/********* ***** *********. Dahua *** ******** ******** email *********** **** ***** to *** **** ********* claiming:

**** *** *** ******* camera ****** ****** **********, Starlight ********** **** **************** *********** ** *** light **********

** *** ******** ** another***** ****** *** **** ** testing, ** ****.

** **'* *** * competitive ******, ***** ****** reconsider ***** *********.

*****, ** *** ***** USA's ********* ******** *** website **** ******* ** was * *** ****** with *********! **** ** NOT ** ***** ****. It's **** **** ***** that ***** **** ******* when *** ************ ********* and * ******** ***** your **** ** *** fire.

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Dahua's Enhanced PoE (ePoE) line is claiming extended video and power transmission over 600m without repeaters, with devices interchangeable via...
Registration Closed - Spring 2019 IP Networking Course on May 02, 2019
Register now for the Spring 2019 IP Networking course here - Closed. Last chance now.   This is the only networking course designed specifically...
Verkada Cloud VMS/Cameras Tested on May 02, 2019
Verkada is arguably the most ambitious video surveillance startup in many years. The company is developing their own cameras, their own VMS, their...
The HIVIDEO $31 Face Detection DVR Tested on Apr 25, 2019
Face detection in a $31 DVR? That is what "HIVIDEO" (not to be confused with Hikvision, even if the company intends to do that) was promoting at...

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Access Control Job Walk Guide on May 22, 2019
Significant money can be saved and problems avoided with an access control job walk if you know what to look for and what to ask. By inviting...
ASCMA / Monitronics Declares Chapter 11 Bankruptcy on May 22, 2019
Monitronics is entering into Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company, also called Ascent Capital Group Inc., aka ASCMA, aka Brinks Home Security,...
US Considers Sanctions Against Hikvision and Dahua on May 22, 2019
The US government is considering blacklisting "up to 5" PRC surveillance firms, including Hikvision and Dahua, Bloomberg reported, with human...
Dahua USA Celebrates 5 Years of Errors on May 21, 2019
Dahua USA is, in their own words, 'celebrating' 5 years in North America or as trade magazine SSN declared: Dahua Technology finds success in...
Axis ~$150 Outdoor Camera Tested on May 21, 2019
Axis has released the latest in their Companion camera line, the outdoor Companion Dome Mini LE, a 1080p integrated IR model aiming to compete with...
Covert Facial Recognition Using Axis and Amazon By NYTimes on May 20, 2019
What if you took a 33MP Axis camera covering one of the busiest parks in the US and ran Amazon Facial Recognition against it? That is what the...
Amazon Ring Public Subsidy Program Aims To Dominate Residential Security on May 20, 2019
Amazon dominates market after market. Quitely, but increasingly, they are doing so in residential security, through a combination of significant...
LifeSafety Power NetLink Vulnerabilities And Problematic Response on May 20, 2019
'Power supplies' are not devices that many think about when considering vulnerabilities but as more and more devices go 'online', the risks for...
Facial Recognition Systems Fail Simple Liveness Detection Test on May 17, 2019
Facial recognition is being widely promoted as a solution to physical access control but we were able to simply spoof 3 systems because they had no...
Inside Look Into Scam Market Research on May 17, 2019
Scam market research has exploded over the last few years becoming the most commonly cited 'statistics' for most industries, despite there clearly...

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