Hanwha A Series Cameras Tested

By Jermaine Wilson, Published Jun 30, 2022, 08:54am EDT (Research)

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  • *** **** ***** ******* ******* ** full ***** (~*** ***), ***** *** light (~* ***), **** (~*.*****) **** IR ** *** *** ******?
  • *** ***** ***/** **** ****** ** low ***** ******?
  • **** ** **** *** ********* ** range?
  • *** **** ******* ******* ** ***** low-cost ******?
  • *** **** **** *** ****** ********* with *****?
  • *** **** ********* ******* *** *** night?
  • * ******, * ******, *** * Series ******** ****** ***** *********

*** ****** * ****** ******* ********* similar ** ****** **** *** ********* Value ****** *** ************ ******** ****** L/Q ****** *******, **** ********** *********** of ***** ** *** ***********, ***-***** analytics, *** ** ********** ***** *****.

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******'* *** ***-**** ******* * ******* were *********** **** ***** *** ************ Hanwha's ******** * *** * ******, though *** ****** ****** ******** **** moderate *** ***** ****** **** *** close ***** ** ************.

***** ** *** *****, *** ******-**** Hanwha ******* * ****** *******' ******** better ****** ** *** ****** **** Hanwha's ******* */* ******, ** **** as *** ********* ***** ****** ****** in **** *****, *** *****, *** dark/IR. ****** *** *** * ****** was ************ ** *** *** ***** by *** ********* ***** ******.

****** *** ********* *** ******* ******** with *** ***** ****** **** *** IR ************ ** ***** ******** (****** ~ **'). ** ************ *** **** even ** *** *** ******, *******, the *** ****** **** ****** ** illumination, **** * ******* *** ****.

************, ******* * ****** ******* *** lower **** ******* *.*** ***** ***** bitrates ** *** ****** ******, **** moderate ******. *** * ****** ***'* bitrate ****** ** *** ~***/* ** our **** ***** *****.

*****-***** *** *********** *** *****, **** streaming *** *** ****** ********** **** all ***** ****** (********, *****, *******, Milestone, ******* *****). *******, ******* * video ********* (***) **** ********** **** Genetec, *********, *** ******* *****.

**** **** ** **** **** ******** the ***-***** *** ***-***** ** *********** below ** *********** ******* *** *** 2MP ****** (***-***** *** ***-*****) *** two *** (***-***** *** ***-*****) ****** were ********* *****.

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* ****** ****** ******* ****** **** ~$145 *** *** *** *** ***** lens ***-****** ** ~$*** *** *** 4MP ********* ********* ***-*****, ********** **** competitive ***** ****** ************* ***** ******(~$*** *****/$*** *********) *** ********** ****** than *****'* **** ****** (~$***/~$***).

Compared ** ***** *** *********

*** * ******' ****** *********** *** low ******* **** **** * ****** competitor ** ***** *** ********* ***** or *** ****** *** **** *************.

****** *** * ******, ***** ********** ** ***** ***** *** *******, *** * ****** ******** ******** turrets ** ***** ** *** ***********. However, ***** *** ********* ***** ***, 4MP, ***, ***, *** ** ** their *****-**** *****. ***** ******* *** higher *********** **** **** ** ******'* higher-priced ******* * (** ** ***) or */* (** *** *****).

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Compared ** ******* */*: ******* *******, ***** *****

*** ******* *********** ** *** ******* A ****** ** ******* ** ****** than **** ** *** ******* * and * ****** ******* ******. *** A ****** ******** ****** ******** *********** in *** ****** ********* ** ******** subject ****** *******.

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*******, *** * ****** *** ********** form ******* **** *** */* ****** do ***, **** ** ******** *** PTZs.

Dark/IR *********** (~*.* ***)

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*** *** ***** ******** *** **** usable ******* ** *** ******* *** chart **** *** * ****** *** the ********* ***** ****** ***** ******.

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Close ***** ** ************

*** * ****** ******* ****** *********** subjects ****** ~**', **** ****/***** *********** similar ** *** * ******, ********* little ****** *******:

(*** * ****** ********* *******)

Better ** ******** **** *** *****

*** ****** * ****** ** ******** varies ******* *** */*** ****** ******.

*** ***-***** ******** * "*** ****" in *** ****** ** *** ** illumination, ***** ********** ******* *** ****** details ** *** ******* ** *** edges:

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*******, *** ***-****** ** ************ ** well *********, **** *** *******'* ******* moderately ******** ** *** ***** **** other ******* ******.

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Max ** *****

*** *** ****** ****** **** ** IR ************* ** *** ***** *** 4MP ****** **** * ********* ***. Neither * ****** ***** ******* ****** subject ******* ** *** *** ** specification *** ** *** *** ** these ********.

** ~** ******, *** ******* *** be ****** ******** ** *** *** model:

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** ~** ******, *** ******* *** be ******** ** *** *** *****, easier **** *** *** ***** *** to * ***** ***** *************, *** higher ***.

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Color *** ***** *********** (~*.* ***)

** ~**' ** *** ***** (~*.* lux), *** ****** * ****** ******* perform ********* ** ****** **** *** other ******* ******, ********* ******* *****, without ************ *** *****.

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*** *** * ****** ************ *** 2MP ******* ****** **** ****** ******** at ~* ***, **** *****-******* ******* noise, *** *** **** ****** *******. The ***** ******* ******** ******** ***** trailing, ********, *** ******** ****** *******.

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*** ***-****** ********* ****** **** *** 4MP ******* ****** ** *** *** light ********** *****, **** ***** ***** details, ******** ***** ********, *** **** visible *****.

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*** * ****** *** ****** ********* similarly ** *** ******-**** * ******, with ****** ******** ** ~* ***, with ******** *****, ****** ****, *** obscured ****** *******.

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Full ***** *********** (~*** ***)

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*******, *** ***-***** ************ *** *** Hikvision ***** ****** ******, ********* **** usable ******* ** *** ******* *** chart, *** ******** ***** ********.

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** **** ***** (~*** ***) *** ANV-L7012R ************ *** *** ******* ******, with ***** ******* *** ***** *******, and ****** ***** ********:

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WDR ***********

** ****** *** *********** ** ** exit **** ***** **** ************ ******* from ~**,*** *** ******* ** ~** Lux ******.

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*** ***-****** ********* ****** **** *** 2MP ******* ******, ******* ***** *********, all ******* ******** * **** ** partially ******** **** ** *** ********:

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*******, *** ***-****** *** ******** ************ by *** *** ********* ***** ******, and *** ******-**** * ******, ****** performed ********* ** *** * ****** producing * ********* ******** **** ** the ********.

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Strong **** ***

*** * ****** *** * ***** WDR ******** **********, ****** **** *** Wisnet */* ******, ********* ~*-* ******* to ***** ****** ** *** ***** backlight. *** ***-****** *** ** ***** Below:

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*** * ****** *** ******* ************ the * ****** *** ********* ********* to *** ********* ***** ****** ***** tested ******* ***** *********, ** *** WDR ****** *****.

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VMS ***********

*.*** *** *.*** ********* *** ************* worked ******** ** *** ***** ******: Avigilon, *****, *******, *********, *** ******* Optix. ****** **** ****** ********* ****** were ********** **** *** *****. *******, IVA (*********** ***** *********) ********** **** in *******, *********, *** ** *******, similar ** *** * ******.

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VMD-Based *********** ***** *********

*** ****** * ****** ******** ***** IVA *********, ********* **** ********, ******, and **** ********/******* *********.

*******, ***** *** ***-** ********* *** are ***** ****** ** *** ***** are ***** ** ***** ****** ** multiple ****** *** ******* *******, **** as ***** *******, ****, *******, ***. See *** **** ****** *** ******* on ***** ******:****** *** ********* *** *** ****

** ********, ********* *** ***** ******* AI ********* ** ***** ***-**** ********* cameras (********* **************** *******/********), ****** **** ***** ***********.

Bandwidth **********

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*** ************ **** ***** **** ******** motion ** *** ***** (******** *******).

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Size **********

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Made ** *******

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

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Ambarella *** ****

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Camera ******** ****

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*******, *** ******** ** *** ***** quality ******* *** **** ** ** Witness.

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