Bosch MIC Inteox 7100i Cameras Tested

By Derek Ward, Published Mar 17, 2021, 10:21am EDT (Research)

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  • ***** ******* ** **** ***** (~*** lux), *** ***** (~*-* ***), *** dark ****** (add-on ** *********** ********.
  • *** **** *** ***** *** ************ of******** & ****** ******************?
  • *** **** **** *** ****** ******** focus ****** ******* ********?
  • *** **** **** ******* ***** ************* work?
  • *** **** **** ***** *** ********* with *** ***** *****?
  • **** ** *** ********* *********** ** the ******?

Executive *******

*** ******* ***** *** ***** *** Inteox ***** ********* ****** ***** ******* in ******* ******, ***** ***** ****** tracking, ***** ******* ***** *************, *** analytics **** **** ***** *** ****** is ** ******. ************, *** *** camera's *** ***** ***** ******* (~* lux *** *****) *** **** ******, with **** ******* *** ***** ********.

*******, *** ** ***'* *** ***** image ******* *** **** ** ~* lux *** *****, **** *** ******, blur, ** **** ** ******* *****, though ***** ********** **** *** **** surveillance **** ******* ******* ********.

************, ** ************ ***** *** ***-** illuminator *** ********** ******** ** **** 2MP *** ** ******* *** **** notable ** *** ** *******.

************** & ****** ********** ** *** **** *** *******, requiring ***** ** *** *** ****** to *****'* *** ****** ****** ** claim ******* *** *** * ******** admin ** ** ******/**** ****. ************, while *** ********* ***** (******** *&**) apps ** ****** ********** ****, **** only ********* ********* ** ********* ** an ***** ******* ******. ***** ***** (******** *&**) **** continue ** **** (***** ** ***), we ***** *** ** ** ********** for ***** ***.

IVA *********** ******

*** *** ******'* *****-** *** *** not ********* **** ******* *** ********* which ********** ****** ** *** *****, with ****** *** ******** ***** ********* only ** ******* ******** ******. ***** says **** *********** ****** ** ******** in *** ********, **** ********* *********** in *** **** ****** ****.

**UPDATE **/**/****** -- ********* ***** (******** *&**) ***********

***** ******** **** ***** *** ******* Azena (******** *&**) *** *********** **** Milestone, ****** *** ** ********* **** various ********* ****. **** ******** ***** to ****** *********'***** ****** ****-***-********* **** ************* **** ***** ****** will *** ** ****/********* ** *** “Select ****** *****” ******* ***** ** is *** ***** ** * ******, but ** *** ********* *** *********. The ********* ****** *********** **** ** used ** *** ***** ** ******** events ** ********* ** ***** *** the ********* **** ** ****.

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Stable ***** ***** ********

*** ***** ****** *** **** ** maintain ***** ** * ******* ** they ********** *** ******, ********* ***** typically ** * ******** ** * second, ** ** ~* ******* ** longest. **** ***** *********** ** ******* better **** **** **** ** **** tested, ***** *** **** ** ** 10-20 ******* ** ***** ***** ********.

IVA ********* ***** ******

*** *** ****** ******* *** ********* to *** ***** *** ****** ** moving, ****** ** **** ** ***** manually **********. ***** **** ****** "****** VCA" *** **** *** **** *** one ** **** ******* ** ********.

** *** *******, *** ********** ******** when ** *** ****, **** ******** triggering ******** **** ** **** **** across *** *****, ***** ****:

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*** ****** ******* ****** **** ****** VCA ********* ****** *** *** ****** mounted ******** (*.*., ******* ******), ** shown *****:

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********* ******** ******** **** *** ********. Bosch **** **** **** ****** ** fixed ** *** **** ******** *******.

Azena (******** *&**) ***********

******* ** ***** (******** *&**) ** the *** ****** *** *******. ***** uses * ******** ** ** ****** Azena (******** *&**) ********, ********* * separate *****. ************, ***** **** ****** Bosch ****** ****** ************ *** ***** the ****** ** ***** ***** (******** S&ST) ******* *****, ******* ** ** the ****** ******. **** ***** *** be ********** **** ****** ******, *** there ** ** ****** ** *********** to ***** ***** ******* **** *******.

***** ***** **** *******, ***** ******** us ** ***** *********** ******* ******** ****** ***** ********** *** *******, ***** takes ~**-** ******* ** ********. *****-**** users ******* ***** ***** (******** *&**) or ****** ****** *********** ***** ************* spend ** **** ** **** *********** 3rd-party **** ** *** ***** *** Inteox ***** *******.

Semantive ***** (******** *&**) *** ***********

***** *********** *********'* ***** (******** *&**) apps ** ******* **** **** *** some ******* **** ** ******. ********* offers ******* ********* **** ********* **** detection *** *** ********* (****** *****), animal ********, **** *********, *** ****.

******* **** *********, ** ***** *** default *********** ** *** ***, *** in *** ******* *****, ****, *******, and ******** ***** ** ********** ** a "****".

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Strong ******* ***** *************

*** *** ****** ** *** ** few ******* ***** ******** ******* ***** stabilization ******* ** *******. ** *** testing, ******* ***** ************* ********* ****, with ***** ***** *** ****** **** even **** *** ****** *** ****** strongly.

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Color *** ***** *******

*** *** ***** *********** ** *** 2MP ****** ** ******* ******** ** the ** ******, ***** *** */*" sensor *** ***** ********** ** *** 2MP ****** ****** *** *" ****** of *** ** ******. ** ~* lux *** ~* ***, *** ** Bosch *** ****** *** ******* ******* and ***** *******, ****** ****** *** much ****** **** *** ***** ******.

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Dark *********** **** ***-** **

*** ***-** ***** ** *********** ***-***-*** has * ******* *******, **** ****** illumination ** *** ***** ** *** field ** **** **** ****** ***. The ** ***** ****** ** ***** below, **** **** ***** ** **** sides ** *** **** ***.

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** *** *** ** ****** ** and ***, *** ** **** ***** the ***** **** ** **** ** illuminate *** *****, ** **** ** the ******* *****.

Full ***** *****

**** ***** ******* *** *****, **** no ****** ******* ******* ** *** subject ** **** *****.

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

** *** *******, ******* ******** ****** was *** **** *** **** ********** the ***'* *** ****** *** ******** boxes. ****** *** *** **** ** Avigilon, *****, *********, ** ** *******, despite ******* ** **** ***** ** previous *****.

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Bandwidth **********

*** ** *** ****** ***** ******** a ***** ****** ** *********, *-* Mb/s ** ** ***. *** ***** MIC ******** ******* *.* *** *.* Mb/s *** *** *****.

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Large, ***** ******** ****

*** ***** *** ****** ***** ******* are ****** *** ******* **** ******* PTZ **** ******* **** ** *** Axis *****-**. ******** ** * ******, full-sized **** **** ** *** ********* 4K ***** ****, **** ** ******* the ****, ****** *** *** ****** still ****** ****, ~**.* *** ******** to *** *********'* ~**.* ***.

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Made ** ********

*** ***** *** ****** ***** ** made ** ********.

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Versions ****

**** ***** *** ****** ***** ******* were ***** ******** ******* *.**.**** ** the **** ** *******.

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**UPDATE **/**/****** -- ********* *&** ***********

***** ******** **** ***** *** ******* S&ST *** *********** **** *********, ****** can ** ********* **** ******* ********* apps. **** ******** ***** ** ****** Semantive's**** ****** ****-***-********* **** ************* **** ***** ****** will *** ** ****/********* ** *** “Select ****** *****” ******* ***** ** is *** ***** ** * ******, but ** *** ********* *** *********. The ********* ****** *********** **** ** used ** *** ***** ** ******** events ** ********* ** ***** *** the ********* **** ** ****.

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