ACTi to Discontinue Most SD IP Cameras

Author: John Honovich, Published on Dec 30, 2010

In an bold move, beginning January 1, 2011, ACTi is discontinuing production of most of its standard resolution IP cameras. ACTi emphasized that this is being done to 'enter a new era' of high definition and their upcoming 4MP camera release. This is an important move both for ACTi and as a signal for the broader market.

We spoke directly with ACTi; They say that most customers are using more megapixel cameras and that SD cameras are being requested only in budget applications. ACTi also noted that, as a phasing out strategy, they will continue at least one SD/VGA model in each form-factor (box, bullet, dome, cube, and PTZ).

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