Audio is more widely available and easier to use than ever, with many IP cameras building audio in and often making integration as simple as toggling a button.
But how widely is audio used? There still remain many legal and privacy concerns about audio recording.
150+ integrators explained to IPVM: "In the past year, what percentage of cameras did you record audio? Why that percentage?"
Inside we break down the results and include color comments.
Audio Usage Very Rare
Only about 1 in every 20 cameras overall use audio according to integrators:
Moreover, more than half of integrators never record audio:
Inside we examine the top reasons integrators provided, sharing their detailed commentary and providing our analysis.