HD Analog vs IP Guide 2017

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Dec 19, 2016

For years, HD resolution was IP camera's greatest advantage.

However, starting in 2013, analog cameras with HD resolution started shipping and, now, just a few years later, HD analog has become a significant force in the video surveillance industry.

In this report, we examine AHD, CVI and TVI, including their most recent 3rd generation advances, compared to IP cameras.

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***

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** ***'* ****** *.* *******, *** *** ***** ******** ******* for *** *** *** ******* ** **** ** *** *******. 5MP *** ******* *** ********* *** ** **** ******* **** Hikvision.

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** ** *******, *********** ** ********* ****** *** ******. ** others, *********** ** ********* ** *** ****** **** (*.*., ********, encoder, ***** ******, ***.).

**** ** * ***** ****** ** *********** ***********.

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

**** ********* ***** ***** ****** ***** ** **** *** ********** power / ******** ** ****** ******* ** **** ****** ** to * ****** ** * *** ********* / ******** ***** then ****** ******** *** ******** *******. **** ** *** ****** why ** ****** ******* *** ********* ******* **** ********* **** IP *******.

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******** ****, **** ** ****** *** ** ******* ********* ********* Full ** ***** **********. **** *** * *** **** **** SD ******'* ******** ********** ** *** / ~*.* **. *******, 4K / *.*** ** ******* *** *** ***********.

****** ****, ** ****** ********* ****** ***** ** **********, *** shipped ** ** *******. *******, ******* *** *** *** ****** did ****, ****** ** ******* ***** *****. *** ** ******* that ***** ** **** *** ****** ** ****** ************* ******* frame ***** (*.**** ** **** *** **** *****), ****** ** not **** ** *** ***** *.***.

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*** *** *** ***** **** ******** ** ** **** ** I/O *** ***-*** *****, ** **** ** *** ******* *** configuration ** *** ****. *** **** ****** ***/*** ******* ** the ****, ***** *** **** ***.

Recorder *************

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** ****** ****** ***** ******* *********** ******** / ******** ******** which ****** ****** ** ***** ** ***** ****** ****. *** recorders (** ********) **** ** ********* ***** **** *******. ************, AHD, ***, *** *** ********* *** **** ** *** *** match ****** ** **** / *** ****** **** ***** *** HD ****** ****.

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*******, ** ****** ************* ** ****** ** ******** ************* ** 2017 ** *** ***** ********* **** *** ***** ** ******* other ** ****** ********.

Coax *************

** ******* *************** **** **** (***) ********** *** **** ****** ****. ***** ********* *** $*** ** $400 *** ******.

*** ***** ****** ***** *** ******** ** *** **** ****** installed ******* *****, ****** *** ******** *********** ******* ****. *** and *** **** ***** "**** *,***'" ***** **-** (*** **** our ***** ********** **** ** ** ****'). ** *** *****, early *** ******** *** **** ****** ***** **** ***** ****, but ***** **** ***** **** ******** ****-*** *.* **** ********.

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Western / ******** *** ****** *** ********** ** ******

**** ** *** ******* ****** ** *** ***** *** *** supporting ** ******. *** *******, ********, ****, *****, *****, *********, Pelco, **** *** *** *** ********** ** ******. ******* ***** support, **** ****** ********* ******* ****** ** ****** ***, *******, validation ** *** ********** ** **** **** ** ***** ****** manufacturers *** **** ***** **** ********** ** ***.

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Model ************

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******* ********** ******** ******** **** ** **** *****-******** ***, ***** low *****, ***., *** **** ****** **** ** ******* **** these ********. *******, ***** ********** ***** *** ********* ** ****** products ************ ******* *****.

** *** ***** ****, **** ******* ******** *** ***** **** factors *** ***** *** **** ****** ********* ** ** **** HD ****** ****** ** **** ******* **** ** ** ****** as ********* ******* ** *** ****** ****** ***** ***** **** and **** ************* ******* *** ********.

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** ****** *** *********** **** ********** **** **, **** ** the ****** *** ******** ****. **-**% ***** **** *** ** analog ** ********** ****'* ** ******* ** ***********.

** ****** ***** *** *** ********** ****, ******* **** ******* high ****** ** *** ***** *** ****** ** ***** **** Asian ****** ********* ** *** **** *** *****. ** ****, a '*****' ** ****** **** * **** ***** ****** ****** a ***** *********** **** ** *** $** - $*** *****.

***, ***, *** *** ******* *** ********* *** ********* ***********, even ******** ** ******* ***** ***** ** *******, ********** ******** ** ~$** ****** ***** ******* *** ***************** ***** $***.

Install **********

********** ******* ** ********* ** **** ********* **** ** **** any ** *** *** ****** ********. **** **, **** ****** needs ** ** *******, *** ******* ***** ** ** *** up ********, *** **** ***** ** **** ** ** ******* the *******, *** *** ***/******** **** ******* ****, ****** *** direct ****** ** *****.

*********** ** ************ ************* **** *** **** **** * ***** problem. *******, **** *** ** *** *********** *** ******* ***** will **** ** ******'* "**** *** ****" ************ **** ******.

HD ****** ******* *** *** ** **, ***** ***** *** ******

************ ************, ****** ******** *********** *** ********* ******** (****** **********, better *************) *** ******* ***** ** ****** ********.

** *** ***** ****, ** ****** ** ***** ****** ******* / ******** ** *** *** *** ** *** ******. *** lack ** ****** ******* *** *** ******* ** *** ******* Western *** ******** ****** ** ******* ** ****** *** **** it ****.

*******, ***** **** ****** ********** ********** *** ** ******* *** higher *** ************ ************, ** **** *******, **-***** *********, *****-******* with * ****** ******, ***. **** ******** ** ** ** only. ************, **** ****** ************ **** ************ ** *** *******. While ** ****** ******* *** ** **** **** ***** ******, IP ******* ****** * **** ******* / ****** *** *** such ******* *************.

[****: **** ******** *** ********** ******* ** **** **** *** was ************* **-******* ** ****** ****, *** ****, *** ******** 2016 ** ******* ************ ** ** ****** ******* ** *** past * *****. ** ****, ** ******* ******** ** *** and **** *** ** ********* ************ / ***************.]

Comments (20)

** ** "**" *** *** "**"? ** ***** **** *****/*** is *** *** ******* ******** ** ******* **/****. ***** *** IP ******* ******* **** **** **** ** **** ******** ***** 2MP ** *** ******** ** ******, ******** *** ** ******. They ***** ******** ** ** *** ****. **** ***** **** them * ****** *** ** **** **** *** ****** ** products, ** *** **** ********* ********.

"** ** "**" *** *** "**"?"

***, ** ****** ** ******* ** ****** **** ******* **** year. ** ******** *** ******* ****** **** **** -*** ******* ****** *** - ********. ***** ***** **** ********* ** **** *** *** **** / *** *** ***** ** ****, **** **** ****** **** from *********** ****** *******, *** *** *** ******** ****** ** new ***********.

** *** *** ** ******* *******, **** ***** **** *** as *** *** *******. ******, ********** *** *** *** ******* that *** ********** * *** ********** ** ** *******, ************* for **** ** **, ***** *** ********* **** ***** *** lead ***** (** **** ****** ***** *** ******* *** ***** is ******* **** *********).

*****, *** ** ****** ***** *** ******* ***** ***** ****** than ***** **** ****, ** ** **** ***** ** ****, the ********** ********* **** ** ******* ************.

* **** **** ** ** ****, *** **** * ***** was **** **** * ********* ******, *** ** **** **** /could/ ***** ** ** ****/***/******* ** **** ***** **. *** since ****** ** ***'* ***** ** ** ******** ** ***, it *** ** *** **** *** **** ** **** **** drum.

*** **** **** * **** ********* ** ***** ** ** smaller ******** ***** **** ** **** * ****** /******/ ***** ease ** ******** *** ***** ***** ** ******* ****. ** Dahua ***** **** ******* ***** *********/********/****** ** ** ** ****** as * **** *** (*.*. ********), * ******'* **** ** leave *** ***** ***** **** *****.

**** ********, *.*., ** ** **** ******** ** ******* ***** own ** ****** (***) ********, ** ***** ** **** ** well ** ********.

***, * *****. * *** * *** ** ************ ***** using *** ** **** ** ***** **** ******* (**** ** 2016). ***... *** ****... ** **** ** **** ***** *** HD **** ** **** *** ****** ****** ***** ** ** 1080. *** ***'* *** ** ******* **** ******* * ********* camera ****... *** *** ******* **** *** ***** *** **:*, usually *** ** ******...

* ** *** ***** ** ***** *** ******* ********** **** most *** ************* *** ******* *** *** ** ** ** analog ********.


* ********** ***** **** *** **** ** *** "***" ****, and **** *** > ** > **** ***** *** *** premium *********...

**** ****** ** ****** ** ***** **** **** ***. **** will ** **** **** * ****, **** ***** **** **** TVs *** ****, **** ******.

** ***** *****'* **** ****. ** ***** *** ** *** HD *******, *** ** **** ***** *** ***** **.

*****,

****** *** ******* ****. **'* **** ******. *** *****: ** the **** **** ***** * ********* *** ** *******, **** is **** **** ** *** ** ***** * ** ****** on * **** ********. ** *** *** * ****** **** puts *** * **** **** ****** ** * **** ******** it ** *** ********* ** ***. **********, ** *** *** a **** ****** ** * ** ******** *** ******* ** squeezed *** ******** **** **** *** ******* ****** *** **** the ****** ****** *** ******* ** ** *** ******* ***** (tall *** ****). **** *** ** ****** ******* **** *** not **** ********* *** ** **** ***** **** ** **** gotten * **** ******** ******* **** *** **** ****** **** replacing *** ****** ******* *** *********. **** ****** ********* **** as * ****** *** ************ ********** **** **** *** **** signal *********. ** *** ****** ** ******* ***** **** ******* a ****** (**** ***'*) * ***** ** ***** **** *******.

** *** *** * ****** **** **** *** * **** 960h ****** ** * **** ******** ** ** *** ********* at ***.

******* ** ** ***, ** ***** ** *** ***** **** of **** **** ************* ******** ******* **** **, *** *** picture ***** ** ********* **** **** ***** **** **** ****. Because ** **** ********** ** * ***, **** *** ****** a ********** ** * **** *** **** *********.

****, ****, **'* ***. **'* ******** * ***** ****** *** to *** **** ********** *** ** * ******* **** ******.

**'* ***** ******* **** ******* ** * ********** ******* ** NTSC ** *** ***** ****** ** ***********. **** ** **** half ****, ***** **** *** *** ******** ***** ** *** in *****, ********** ********** *** ****** ** ******** *** ****** necessary ** ****** ** * ***. *** *** ********** ** bounded **** ** **** **** *** *** ********. ** ************ no *** ******** **** *** **** ******* ** *** ********** of *** ***** **** ** ***'*, ***** ********** ********** *** resolution ** *********** ***** ********.

*** ******* ** **** **** ** *** **** **** *** B+W *** ******** *** ***** ******* ** '****' ****.

******, ***** ***** *** ****** ********* ********* ** ****, *** only ** *** ********** ****** ******, **** ******* * ****** which **** ********* ** **** ** ******** * ****** **** 960 ********** ****** *** **** **** **** **** **********, ***. Most ***********, **** **** *** **** */*" *:* ****** ********** as *** ******* *******, ** ****** ******** ***-****** ******. **** that *** **** **********. **** ** ****** ******** ** ******** out * ***** ****** ******* ********** ** **'* ******** **** size.

*** **** ********** ****** *** * **** **** **** ********** the *** ****** *** **** ****** *) ******* **** ** a ******* **** ***-****** ****** (** *** **** ****), ** 2) *********** *** ****** **** ** * ******* ****** *****.

******* ** ** **** ******* ** * ********* *******, ** all *** *** ********** ****** *** ********* ** ** **** represent *** **** ****** ** ***** *** ***** ** *** vertical **** ********* ******.

**'* *** (******) ***** ***** *** ******, *** * ***** this *** * **** ***** ** ****'* ****, *** ****** be ********** *** **** ** ***.

******** ** ******** **** ** *** ****** **** ******** ** how ** ******** * ** *******, ****** ***-* **.***.

*** **** **** **** *** * **** ***** *****? ** may **** *** * ****** **** ***** ** **** *****, but ** *****'* *** ****** ********** **** **/****?

** * ****** ************ *****, * **** ****** ********* *** > ***,*** ****** **** **** * ** ******.

********* ******** ** ***'* *** "*****", ***** *** ****** ** the **** ******** ***** ** **** *****.

*** *** ********* ************ ** **'* **************?

******* ** ** *'* *****, *** ***'* **** **** * widescreen ******* ** **? **:* ** *:*?

**. **** *** (*****) **** ***** *:* */*" *******. *** FOV ** ********* *** ****.

*** ***** ** **** **** ***** ** *** **** ****** in *** ********** ********* **** **, *** ****** *** **** number ** *** ********, ***.

*** *** **** ** **** ** ** ****** *** ****** themselves ********, ** **** *** ********* ********** ******* ** *******.

** *** **** **** **** ** ***** ***-***-*** ** * monitor, ** **** ****** ****. ** ******* *** ******* *** the ***** ****** ***** ** ** ******** *** *** * final ***** ** ~*******, ***** *** *** *** ***** ********** resolution, *** ****** **** *** ****** ** *** ** *** vertical.

**** ** ******** ** **** *** **** *** ***** ** do.But **** ** *** **** "*********" ********** ** *** *****, *** ***** ********** ** ***** *****.

**** ***** ** *** ***** ********** *** ***** **** *** sensor.

***** ****** * ******:

*. *** *** ******* **** *** *** ****** ******** (***) over ****

*. ***** *** *** ******* **** ******* *** *** *****

*. *** ***** **** ******* *** ***** ******* ****** - checked **** ** *****, ***** ******* *.** ***, **** ******, 720p *******, ******* ** ********, ****** ******* ******* ******

*'** ***** * ***** ***** *** ********** ** *** **** control, ******.

** *** ** *** ******* **** *****, *'** ***** **** you. *'** ***** **** * ****** **** ******** **, ******, but ** ** *********** ********* ** ***. ** ***** ** that ***** ** *** * ******* ********* ******* ** *** segments *** ******* *** ********* **** ***.

*. *******, **** ** *** **** "***** **** ******* *** cable ******* ******"? *** *** *** ********** ** *** *** cable ******* * *****? **** *** ****** **** *** ******?

** **** *** ****** *** ******* ********** *** ***, ** I ***'* ******* ** *******. * ******* ** *** **** Samsung's ********** *** **** **** ** *******, *** *** **** on ********.

*** ** *** **** **** *** *********** ******** ***** **** coax? **** **** **** ** ***** ********* ********* ** ***** it **** *****, *** **** ******. *** ** ***** ** lack ** ********* ********** *** ******** ************** ** *** ** analog ******, *** ** ***** **** **** ******** ***** **** in ************* *********.

****, ******** ******** **** ***** **** ***** ******* ****** *** interference **** **** ****** ***** **** **** ** ***. ************ distance ** ******** ****** *** ************ *********. ** *** **** of *** ******* *** **** ******** **** ********.

*. ** **** ***** ******* *** ** **** ***** *** connectors **** *** **** *** ***** ********. ** ***** *******, but ** *****. **** ******* ** **** *****-** ********* ************* of *** ** ****** *******.

*** ********* *** *****, **** *********.

*** *** *** **** ****** **** **** ** *** **** from ******/*****, *** *** **** *** ************* ** ** *.*, I ***** ****** **** ****.

*******:*** **** ******** ** **-*** *** **-***?

*** ***** **** **** *** ***** ******* ****** - ******* with ** *****, ***** ******* *.** ***, **** ******, **** cameras, ******* ** ********, ****** ******* ******* ******.

**** *** **** * **** ** **** ** **** *** without ******?

* ***** ******* **** *** ****** ***** ******* ********** ** 200m. ************** ** ** ***** (********) **** ****.

******** ***** *** * ************** ********** ** *** ***, **-* coax ** ** ***. **** ***** * *** ** *********** (ghosting) *** *********** **** ************.

*** *** *** *** ****** ****, *** ***** ****, ** multiple *****?

* **** ***** ********* **********, *** * **** **** ** didn't *** *********** ********* *** ***** **** ** ***** ********** up ** *****

*** * *** ***** ****** ** ******** ****** *** **** distance *** .

** ****** *** *****: ** *** ****** ****, ******* ************ distance ** ****. ** ******* ***** - **** ** ********, but *** ********** ******. *** ******** ***** (***) ****** *** really **** *** **** *** ***** ******. *** **** *** multiple ***** ****** **** *** ******** *** *****.

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