Megapixel Cameras Examined

Author: John Honovich, Published on Aug 26, 2009

Panasonic details its emerging IP/megapixel camera strategy in a recent ASMAG report. The strategy centers around the use of its "UniPhier" video imaging technology that Panasonic is using across its consumer and professional offerings. Online resources on UniPhier are scarce but the core specifications listed are H.264, HD 1080p, multi-streaming.

Specific to video surveillance, Panasonic emphasized its use of high profile H.264 in contrast to commonly used baseline (Arecont's choice, for instance). This is similar to the approach/positioning of Pelco for their Sarix line.

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