Axis Q1765 Long Range Integrated IR Camera Reviewed

By: John Honovich, Published on Oct 11, 2013

Integrated IR camera offerings continue to expand with Axis announcing its longest range offering yet, the Q1765-LE. In this note, we compare it to Axis' 2 existing IR camera options and contrast it to competitors, including the Avigilon IR bullet series.

Product Overview

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Comments (2)

Optical zoom seems to be the only advantage for this model. It reminded me the COHU HD camera that I used 4 years back.

Price wise it would be a tough to justify against what competition can offer.....

I think that this kind of camera, with this kind of remote driven zoom is very interesting for corridors or long right streets. And only when there is a real time surveillance. So not a broad purpose.

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