Axis Lowest Cost 1080p Camera (M3045-V) Tested

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Jun 13, 2016

We bought the new 1080p Axis M3045-V and tested it against Hikvision and Samsung to see how it compared.

This is the second in our series (starting with the Axis M3044-V Test and concluding with the M3046 4MP test).

Below is a preview of the comparative low light performance:

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