Augmented Reality (AR) Cameras From Hikvision and Dahua Examined

By Isabella Cheng, Published Oct 19, 2020, 09:59am EDT

Hikvision, Dahua, and other China companies are marketing augmented reality (AR) cameras. But what do they mean by 'augmented reality'? Augmented reality is a growing offering but what impact will it have on video surveillance?

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In this report, IPVM examines:

  • Augmented reality background
  • AR in video surveillance
  • Hikvision's 3rd Generation "AR Hawkeye Camera"
  • AR used as a marketing term
  • Dahua, Gosuncn, Cortex/Qvix offer AR cameras
  • Future of AR in video surveillance

Executive *******

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Augmented ******* (**) **********

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AR ********* ** ***** ************

*********, ** ********* ** video ************ ** *******. Hikvision, ** **** ** a *** ***** ***** companies **** ** ***** and*******, * "***** **** IoT ******** ********", ****** AR *******. ***** ** have *** ***** **** evidence ** ********** *** of ***** *******, * city ** ********** *** ** ** cameras *** *** ** its ***** **** **************, * **********-******** ************ project ** ***** *** whole *******.

Hikvision ******* *** ********** "** ******* ******"

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********* ********* ****** ********** "** ******* Camera"** ******* **, ****, posting * ****** ************ summarizing *** *** ******'* abilities *** ************* *** to ******* *** ******. This *** ********** ****** follows *** *** ********** Hawkeye ******** ** **** and *** *** ********** in ****. *********'* *** Generation ******* ****** ** its *****-****** / *** combo *******. ********* ***** to ***** ** *** Hawkeye ******* ** "**" cameras ******** **** ********** 2. *** *** ********** camera ** ****** *** "AR **** ************* *******" and *** *** ************ according ** ********* *** 4K **********, *** ****, and ********* ****-***** *********.

*** ** ******* ****** is **** ********* ** China, **** * ********* spokesperson ******* ****:

** *** ******** **** type ** ** ****** in ***** ***** ** the ***** ******** *******. It ** *** ********* in ******** *******.

Hikvision ************ ** *** ********

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*** ** *********** ******** in *********'* ************* ***** is ************* *****.

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*** **** ***** ********* locations **** *** ******* through **** ******. *** example, *** *********** ****** region ** ******* "****** construction ****" *** *** tall ***** ******** ****** the **** ** ******* "Xinmin ********."

*** ************* ****** ** a ******** ***** ** show *** *********** **** pops **. ** ******** on *** *****, *** user *** *** ***** information ***** *** ******** aggregated ** *** *** up ***. *** *** also ******** ********** *** the ******** *** ****** to ****-**** ***** ************ inside *** ********.

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*** **** *** **** use *** ******** ** pan ** ******* ***** of ****, **** ** and ***, *** ******, and ****** *** **** to * ********* ******.

"Augmented *******" **** ** ********* ****

*********'* *** ** *** term "**" ** ******** these ******* ****** ** loosely ***********. ********* ***** these ******* "**" ******* of *** *** ******** videos *** ****** **** this ****** ******, *** the ******* ********** ** not *** *** ** effects ** *** ***** image. *** ****** ** fundamentally ******** ** ***** embedded ****.

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Other ********* (*****, *******, ****) ****** ** *******

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*******, * ***** ******* based ** ********* **** specializes ** "***** **** ******** ** Things ******** *** ********", ******** ********** **** ***. *** ********* ********* only ***** ******** ********** of *** ********** ******** and ***** * ******* concept ** *********'* *** Dahua's ******* ****.******, ***** ** * part ******, * ** ***********, relabels *******'* ** ******* and ****** *********** ** *** *******. ****** **** **** these ** ******* "*** potentially ********* ** *** release" **** **** ********* them *** * *******.

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Analytics ********* Reality

***** ***** ********* *** not ****** ******* ** objects ** ****-****, *** use ** ********* ** shown ***** ***** ** considered * **** ** augmented *******:

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*** ******** ** ***** capabilities *** ********* ********* in ***** ************ *********.

Future ** ** ** ***** ************

***** ***** ********* "**" is ********* **** **** consumer ******** *** ******** already, *** ********* ****** for "**" ** **** a ********** ** ***** surveillance. **** ********** ***** analytics, ************ ********* *** be **** ** ******* 'augment' *** *********** **** display ** ******. *** now, ***** "**" ***** to ****** ***** ******** but ******* *** ************* advances ********* ** *** consumer ****.

Comments (1)

**** *********? ** ***, moving ** ***** ** TIME.

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