Stats: IP Camera Dead On Arrival (DOA) Decline, Near Zero

By IPVM Team, Published Jun 01, 2018, 08:28am EDT

New IPVM integrator statistics show that IP camera DoA rates have declined with zero dead on arrival units for many integrators and effectively zero for many more, a decline from 2015 reported failure rates

Many ****** ** ***

************* ***-******* ** ********** integrators **** **** *** not ******* *** *** cameras ****** *** **** year:

  • "*%" - ** *********** ********* with 0%
  • "****" - ** *********** responded **** "****"
  • "* ***'* ******** *** cameras ** *** **** year ***** ***"
  • "*% **** *** ******** a *** ** ****** for *** **** *-* years, ******* * ***** increase ** ** ****** volume. "
  • "****. *** ****** ****."
  • "*******. *** ************ **** good ******* ******** ***. "
  • "** *****'* ******** *** DOA ******* ** *** last ****. **********!"
  • "*% **** *** ** the *** "
  • "*********, **** **** *** of *** *** ** long ** * *** remember "

***** ******** ** *** Percentage

**** ***** *** ***** failures **** ********* ** a **** *** **********, with ***** **** ** integrators ********** * *** rate ******* **** * but **** **** *%:

  • "**** ***, **** **** 1 *******. ** ****** use ******** ******** *** their ******* **** **** very *****."
  • "**** **** *% - We *** ** **** Q1655-E **** *** ** the ***. * ******* of ********* ****** ******** after ***** ******** *********, but **** *** - only * **** * can ******, *** *** was **** *** ** LEDs, *** *** ******. "
  • "********** **** *** ** the ***, **** **** 1%
  • "***********, **** **** *% on *** *****, *** we've ******* ** **** away **** ******* ************* "
  • "
  • "**** **** *%. ** only *** **** *******"
  • "* ***. (~*.***%). ********* "
  • "*% *** **** ********* - **** ***** *** local ********. "
  • "**** **** *% *** I ******** ** ** was ****** ******* ** misapplication"
  • "*.*%. ******* "
  • "**** ***, **** **** 1% ** *** ****** Interlogix ******* "
  • "**** **** *%"
  • "** *** * **** P3707-PVE **** **** *******. The ***** ****** ** 1 **** *** *********. "
  • "**** *** **** **** 1% ******* **** "
  • "*% ** ************* ***** out"

******* ******** *********

**** **** ********** ******* have ***** *******'* *********** problems, *** **** ****** is ** *********, ****** some ********** ******* ** why **** **** ***** as *** ***** ****** Manufacturer ******,****,****, *******. ******* *** ********* having *** **** ********, by ***, **** ******** such **:

  • "*** ******** ** *** failures **** **** *******."
  • "****, ******* *** *****. 0.0% *** ** ***. After **** ******* ***** consistently ****** ***** ** days. ******* **** ********* exceeds **%. "
  • "******* ******* *** *** or **** ****** * couple ***** ** ******* around **-**% "
  • "**% *******"
  • "******* *% ** ******* were *** - *******."
  • "* % - ******* Vision"
  • "**** **** *%...** ******* selling *******."
  • "******* *** **** ******* were ***, ***** .*%, but *** **** ******* "
  • "*% *******"

****: **** *** ****** Super ************

*********** ********* ** *** use ***** ***** ******* (e.g., $* ****** **** specials), ** ** ****** reasonably ******* ** *** well ** ****** ***** are *****. ** ** remain ********* ** ***** camera's *********** *** *********** from *** *******. ** the ***** ****, ** the *** ********** *** them, *** ******** ** that ***** ******* *** so *****, ** **** are **** *** *******, ** is ******* ** **** buy ***** *** ***** the **** **** ** the *****.

******* **** **** ***********

******* ***************, *** ******* in **** ***** **** camera ******** *** ****** increasingly ****** *** ********.

Comments (3)

We stopped using Pelco years ago. This must be why I never see DOA cameras! LOL

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Arecont notwithstanding, the decline in DOAs shows that camera hardware has become increasingly mature and reliable.

Could it also suggest less people are using Arecont?

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Possibly true, but if so I have a West Coast subcontractor that has a high DOTC (Dead on Technician Contact) rate.

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