Bosch Favorability Results

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Feb 27, 2017

Bosch is one of the most well known brands in the industry and they have combined recently with Sony in video surveillance.

But how has Bosch stood up against the rising wave of Chinese entrants?

In this last entry of our 20 manufacturer favorability series, we examine integrator feedback:

  • Good quality
  • Support problems
  • Overpriced
  • Well regarded for intrusion panels

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** **** **** ***** ** ***** ************ ************ ******, ** ******* ********** ********:

  • **** *******
  • ******* ********
  • **********
  • **** ******** *** ********* ******

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Bosch ************ *******

**** * **% *** ************ ******, ***** ***** ********** **** in *** ************ ******.

***** *** ***** ***** *** ****** **** ******* ********, *** criticized *** ***** *** ********* *** *** *********** ** **** cases.

Product *******

******* *** *********** **** *** ******* *********** **** *** ***** positive ******** ** *****. ***** ******** ******** ****** ** *****'* cameras, ******** *********** ***** **** *****'* *** *** ***-***:

  • "*** ******* *** **** ******* ** *** ******* ****. ** install ** **** *** ***** **** ** ** **** ***** helps ** ** ****."
  • "**********, **** ******* ** * ******* *******."
  • "***** ******* **** * *** ** *******. * *** ** their *********, *** *** ********* **** *** ***** *** *********. Bosch ********** **** * ******** ***, *** * **** ***** clear ** **** *** ***** ** ***** *******."
  • "***** *** * ****** ******* **** **, *** **** ** experiences **** **** * ******** *******."
  • "*****, *** * ********* ***** **** *** ***** ***********. ******** overpriced *******."
  • "******* **** ****** **** ****** *** **** *** **** *********** over * ****** ****** ** ****. **** *** ** ****** end *** ********** **** *** ** ****** ***** *****."
  • "*** ******* ****** ******* ** **** ** **** **** *** their ********* ******* ******* **, ******** **** ***** ** * price. *** **** ** *** ***** **** ** ** *** as *** ***** ********* *** ***** ** ***** *** *** analog ****** ******* *** ********* **** *** ** *****."
  • "****** *** *** ** *** ******** *** *********."

Support *******

*********** ***** *****'* ******* ** ** ******* ** ***** **** support, *** **** ******* ****, ***** *** ******* *** ** Germany:

  • "***** ******** ******* ** ******* **** ******* *** ** ****."
  • "***** ******* *** ***** ****, *** ** * *********"
  • "******* ****** *** ******* *** *** *******. ******* ******* *** driver *** *** ** ****. **** ******* ** **** ** reach, ** ****** ********** ** **** **."
  • "******** ************'* **************/******* ** ***** ****** *******."
  • "******* ***** ********* ******** ***** *** **** ******* ** **** to **** ** ** *******."
  • "**** ******* **** ***** *** *** ****. ********/****** ****** *** very **** *** *********** ** **** **."
  • "*** *******, ** *** * **** ******* **** **** **** 2K ******* ********* ** * ****. **** ***** ** ** change * **** ******. **** ******* ** **** ** **** the ******* *** *** ***."
  • "* **** ***** ******** ******** (***** ***** ********) *** ***** support *** **** ************ ******* ** *** ******* * **** worked **."
  • "***** ****** *** ********* ***** **** **** *** **** ******* is *** ** ** *** *********."

Race ** *** ****** ********* *****

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  • "*****/******* **** *** ****. ********* ******* *** * **** ******* but *** ** ***** ***** *****. *** ********* ******* *** really **** ******* ***** ** ***** *****."
  • "**** *******. **** ******."
  • "***** ** ***** ** ***** ********, ***** *** ***** *****. I **** ****** *** * **** ********** ***** *** ***** line ** ********."
  • "***** *** ***** ************ *** ********* *** ***** *****, *** their ******* ** *** **** *** **** ** ** *******."
  • "** ********** ** ***** ** **** **** *** ********* ** Banking *** ** **** ********** ****** *****. ** ***'* **** any ******* *******. ***********, ***** ******** *** **, *** * bit *********."
  • "** *** * *** ********** ** *****, *** **** * large ********** ***** **** *** ******* ******** ***** ******* *********, and **** *** **** * ***** **** **** *** * go ***. "
  • "*** *** *********. **** ****** *** ** ***** - ******* than *****. ** ****** ********* ** ******."
  • "********** *** ***** ****."
  • "******* ** *** ********** ******, **** ** ****** ********."

Intrusion ****** *****

***** ** *** ** *** *** ******** ************* **** ******* video, ******, *** ********* ********. *** ********* ******** **** ***** by ******* *********** ** ***** **** ********, ** *** ******* Bosch ******* ****:

  • "** *** ***** ******** ********* ** *** *******. **** **** wide ***** ** ***** **** *** ** **** *** ********* systems **** * ********** ****** **** ***** *****. ** **** had ****** ****** **** ***** *********."
  • "********* ******* *** ******* *** ***** *** **** * *** more *********** ******** ** ***** *******."
  • "**** *******, ***** *** ** **** **********. ********* ******* ** semi-restricted ** ** ***** ****** *** *** ****."
  • "* ****** ****** *** **** ******** *** ***** ***** ***** fire ** ******* ** *** **."
  • "**** *** ***** *** ***** ****** *** *********** **** ***** OnGuard."

Bosch *******

***** ** ** * *********** ********, ****** ***** ******* ********* have **** ********, ***** *** ******** ** *** **** ******* with ***********. ******* **** ******************** ******* *************** **** ***** ** *** ***** ** **** ** ***** position ** *** ******, *** ***** ******* *** ******** ** have * ***** ****** ** *** ******. ***** *** ** able ** ******** * ******** ** * ******* ******* ** product *********/******* *** *****-********, ********* *** ********** *** ***** ********** markets **** ****** ** ***** ***** ********, **** ** ** least *** ******** ***** ******* ********* *** **** ****** ** be **** ** *******.

Comments (5)

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* **** *** **** ***** ***** **** *** * ****** felt ***** ******* **** ******. * *** ***** ********* **** their **** (*****, *****, ****) ** *** **** ***** ************** the ***** ***********, ****** **** **** ********* **** ******. ******* sounds *********. *******, ** ***** **** *** **** ****/**** ********* forward **** *** *** ** ** ************.

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********** **** ** ******** **** ****** **** ****** ** ***** "alleged" ****** ******** **** ******. **** ****** **** ****** *** life **** *** *** ****, ** * ***** **** ******** that ** **** *** ****.

** ********* ********** / ***** ***** ****** ** ************ ** ******* ****, *** *** ************ ******* **** **** in ******** ****, ** *********** *** *** **** **** ** aware ** **** **** **********.

**'* *** **** ***** ********* ******* ***** ******. ** ** not *** ******* ******* *** **** ***** ******. **** **** been ***** *** *** ****** *** ***** *** **** **** say **** **** ***'*. ** **** *** ****** ***** *** I **** ** *** **** ****** ****** *** * ******** her *** * ***** *** ***** *** *** *** ** the ***** ******* ******** ** *** *** ****.

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