Arecont SituationalPlus+ Explained

By: John Honovich, Published on Nov 11, 2015

Arecont claims to be 'redefining situational awareness' through their new SituationalPlus+

But what is it? And how does it compare to their controversial Pixels Per Dollar that they used to push?

In this note, we explain and contrast.

******* ****** ** ** 'redefining *********** *********' ******* their *** ***************+

*** **** ** **? And *** **** ** compare ** ****************** ****** *** ********** **** **** ** push?

** **** ****, ** explain *** ********.

[***************]

***************+

******* *** ****, ** is ****** ******. ******* is ************ **+*** *** capturing ****** ******* ** license ****** ** **** slide **** ***** **** shows:

**** ** **** ********* uncontroversial *** *** *****.

***** ***** ** ********** SituationalPlus+ ** ****** ** figure *** *** *** of * ***** ****** layout:

** ***************+ ** * fancy *** ** ****** 60ppf.  

Use *** ***********

** ***** ******** ***** is * **** *****, with *** **** *********** being ****** (***** **** need **** ******* ** cover ******* *********) *** low ***** (***** **** did *** *******). ** night, **** **** *****, image ******* ** ****** always ****** **** ***, often ********, ********** **** the **** **** ********** low ***** ******* *******, such ** ***** *****-*******.

**** ** ********* ******* **** ******* which *** *** ***** here.

No **** ****** *** ******?

** **** *** ***** Arecont **** ******** ***** Pixels *** ******. ******, as ** ******** **** (******* ********** ******** *** Own ****), *** ****** *** Dollar ****** *** ***** strongly ******* **** ** Hikvision, ***** *** ******* have ****** ***** *** market *** ****** / low **** ** ******* that **** **** ** lead.

Calculating *****

******* ************* ****** **** ****, with ******* ******* ** well. *** *******, **** is * **** ******* 180 *****-****** **** ***** coverage ****:

 

 

Comments (2)

I agree - seems like someone at marketing has been a little too happy.

In fairness, any marketer with the prestigious Arecont brand, would be happy...

Login to read this IPVM report.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

Related Reports

Last Chance - Camera Course Winter 2020 on Jan 30, 2020
This is the only independent surveillance camera course, based on in-depth product and technology testing. Lots of manufacturer training exists...
2020 Camera Book Released on Jan 10, 2020
This is the best, most comprehensive security camera training in the world, based on our unprecedented testing. Now, all IPVM PRO Members can get...
Camera Focusing Tutorial on Oct 14, 2019
Camera focus is fundamental to quality imaging. Mistakes can significantly reduce details, making cameras less effective. In this guide, we...
Manufacturer Favorability Guide 2019 on Jun 12, 2019
The 259 page PDF guide may be downloaded inside by all IPVM members. It includes our manufacturer favorability rankings and individual...
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...
Lens Focal Length Tutorial on Jul 10, 2019
3mm, 6mm, 2.8 - 9mm, 5 - 50mm, etc. Camera specifications often list lens lengths but what do they mean? These metrics are important in...
Camera Field of View (FoV) Guide on Nov 13, 2019
Field of View (FoV) and Angle of View (AoV), are deceptively complex. At their most basic, they simply describe what the camera can "see" and seem...
Fujifilm Expanding Into Video Surveillance on Jul 26, 2019
While Sony continues to fade out of the video surveillance market and Canon continues to make huge investments into acquiring video surveillance...
Camera Calculator V3.1 Release Improves User Experience on Oct 17, 2019
IPVM has released a new version of our Camera Calculator, V3.1, with significant user experience improvements, a new development plan, and an...
IPVM Opens 12,000 Sqft Testing Facility on Dec 16, 2019
IPVM is proud to announce the opening of the world's first video surveillance testing facility that will allow us to significantly expand our...

Most Recent Industry Reports

Video Surveillance 101 Course - Last Chance on Feb 20, 2020
This is the last chance to join IPVM's first Video Surveillance 101 course, designed to help those new to the industry to quickly understand the...
Cheap Camera Problems at Night on Feb 19, 2020
Cheap cameras generally have problems at night, despite the common perception that integrated IR makes cameras mostly the same, according to new...
Milestone Launches Multiple Cloud Solutions on Feb 18, 2020
Milestone is going to the cloud, becoming one of the last prominent VMSes to do so. Milestone is clearly late but how competitive do these new...
Video Surveillance Architecture 101 on Feb 18, 2020
Video surveillance can be designed and deployed in a number of ways. This 101 examines the most common options and architectures used in...
UK Stands Behind Hikvision But Controversy Continues on Feb 18, 2020
Hikvision is exhibiting at a UK government conference for law enforcement, provoking controversy from the press, politicians, and activists due to...
IronYun AI Analytics Tested on Feb 17, 2020
Taiwan startup IronYun has raised tens of millions for its "mission to be the leading Artificial Intelligence, big data video software as a service...
Access Control ADA and Disability Laws Tutorial on Feb 17, 2020
Safe access control is paramount, especially for those with disabilities. Most countries have codes to mandate safe building access for those...
ISC West 2020 Removes China Pavilion, No Plans To Cancel Or Postpone on Feb 17, 2020
ISC West plans to go on next month, amidst concerns over coronavirus. However, the Asia / China Pavilion has been removed, show organizers...
Hanwha Wisenet X Plus PTRZ Tested on Feb 14, 2020
Hanwha has released their PTRZ camera, the Wisenet X Plus XNV-6081Z, claiming the "modular design allows for easy installation". We bought and...
PRC Warns Against China Video Surveillance Hacks, Hikvision Targeted on Feb 14, 2020
Hackers are targeting China video surveillance manufacturers and systems, according to the PRC's main cyber threat monitoring body. The hackers...