Rhombus Cameras, Analytics And Environmental Sensor Tested

By Sean Patton, Published Dec 01, 2020, 11:33am EST (Research)

****** ***** ************ ******* *** ******, driven ** *******, **** ****** ********** startup *******, **** ******* ** ***** offerings.

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*******, ***** **** **** ***** **** Verkada, ****** **** ***** ******* *** more *** ********. *******, ******* ******* ** *******' **** *********** *************.

** ********* ***** *** **** ****** and ****** *** ***** ******* *** analytics, ** **** ** ****** *** previous ** *******. ************, ** ********* and ****** *** $** ** ************* sensor, *** ** **** ******, ** examine *** ***********, *********:

  • *** *** ****** *********** *******, *** where *** ** ********?
  • *** ** *** ***** ******* ** the ***-**** ******?
  • **** ****** **** ***** **** ****** and ******* *********?
  • *** **** **** *** ************* ****** work? **** *********** **** *****?
  • **** *******/******** *** ***** ** *** mobile **?
  • **** *** ******** *** ***** *******?
  • *** **** ******* ******* ** *******?

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*******'* $*** **** **** ******* ********* solid ****** ********* *** ****** ***********, plus ****** *** ***** *** ****-*** video *******. ************, *** *********** *** good ******** ** ********* ****** ******* (*** **** *** **** ********) **** ****** ********.

*** ******* ** ******* ****** ****** WDR *********** **** ** ******** *****, and ***** *****-******** ****** *** **** detection ******. *******, ****** *** ******** caused ****** *********** ******** ******** ** decrease.

*** ** ************* ****** ******** *********** and ******** ********** *** *** ** connect ** ** ** ****** ***** Bluetooth *** **** *** ******* ******** to ******* *******. ** ** ******* powered ****, ***** ***** ************ *****, but ***** ******* *********** ** ** cannot ** ******* **** * ********** power ******. *******, ** **** *** 1% **** **** * ***** ** testing, *** ******* ********* *-**** ******* life.

*******'* *** ******* *********, ***** *****, and ****** ****** ******** **** ****** points ** *** ******** **** *** showed ** ******* ** **** ****.

Pricing **********

*******'* **** ** * ***** ******/******* Dome **** **-**** ******** *******, ***, and ***** $*** (****). **** ** half ** *** ******* **-** ***** Indoor ****, ***** **** ****** **-**** internal *******, ***, *** $*** (****).

******* ****** * ******* ******, $*** Professional (** **-********* ** ***** *******) and $*** ********** (*** ********* *** 30-days ***** *******) ***** ******* ****** a ****** $*** ***** ******* ***** includes ********* *** **-**** ***** *******. Rhombus **** ****** ****** *****-**** **** discounts.

*** ******* **** ** ****** ********* or **** **** ***** ****-********* ***** domes **** ****, ********, ******, ***. but ***** ************* **** ********* **** Hikua ********** ********** / ****-****** *****.

Verkada **********

******* ** ******* ****** ** ********** and *********** ******** ** *******:

  • ******** ***** ******* ** ***-*****, ***, and ****-***** ** **** ** *** having *******'* ***********/******** ******.
  • ********* ********* ********* *********, **** ******* moderately ****** ** *** *****. ******* has ****** *** ******** ********* **** Rhombus ***** ***** ******* *** ******* behavior *********.
  • ******* ****** ************* ****** ************* ******* than ******* *** ************.
  • ******* ******* *** **** ***** ******* (~1 *** ******** ** ~* ****), do *** ****** ****** ******** **** Verkada.
  • ******* *** **** ****** *********** *************** than *******.

****, ******* ** ************* **** ********* for ******** (** ********* ** ******* above) *** ** *** ****** *** a ***-**-********, ******** ******* **** ** 25%-40% ***** **** *******.

******* ****** *** ********* ******* ************** ******* ********** **** ******** *** Kisi. ******* **** ****** ** **** environmental ****** **** ******** ************* **** functionalities **** ******* (** *** ********* testing *** ****).

******* ** **** ****** ****** *** has ***+ ***********, **** **** * times *** **** ** ******* ** a *****.

Overview *****

*** ********* *-****** ***** ********* *** updated ******* ******* *** *********:

Facial *********** ******** ** ***** **********

****** ******* ** ***** **** ****** recognition *** ******** ** ***** ****-*** conditions, ** ** ~**-****** ******:

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*******, ********* *** *********** **** **** at ****** *********** **-******* ***-****, **** missed ***** **** **** **** ***** count *** **** ********:

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************, ** ***** ******* ******* ** misidentifications *** ** *** ***** *** different ***** ***** *** ** ********/******* WDR ********:

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******* **** ******** *** ******, ** manually ********** *****************, ****** ******** ******* will ******* *** ****** *********** ********:

*********** ***** ** ********** ***** ****** multiple ******* **** ********* ***** ******** may ******* **** ********* *** ******** to ****** **** *** ***** *** fully *********** ***** ** *** ** your ****** *****. ** ****** **** continuing ** ******* *** ***** ** mis-matched ***** **** ******* *** ******** for *** *** ******* **.

**** **** **** **** **** *** adjust *** ********** ********* *** ****************, but ******** **** **** **** ******* more ****** ** ******** ***** ***** that *** *** ************:

**** *** ***, ** **** **** the ******* ** ******** *** ********** threshold **** ** *** ** ********* if *** ***** ***** ********* ** the ******** ** **** **-********** *****. This ** ****** ** ***** **** require ******** ******** ******** *** ******** more ****** ** ******** *****. ** this **** ** *** ****** ** so **** *** *** ** **** likely ******* **** ***** ******* *** more ************ ***** **** **** **** to ** *******, ****** ** ****** to ***** *** **** *** **** matching *********.

People *** ******* ********* ******

** ******* ****** *** ******* ** well *** *** ****** *** ***** conditions, ****** *** ******* ********* ********* well, **** ******* ****** ********** ** 10 - ** ***, ***** ** similar ** ***** **** ********** *********:

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WDR ******* - ** ******, **** **** ** ******* ********

** ****** *** **** *** ******** the ** ** ** ******** ******* scene ** ~*** *** ******* **** an ****** *** ** ~**, * variance ** ~***.

*** *********** ** *** **** *** R2 *** **** ** ** ******* WDR ******* (** *** ** ***):

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****** **** ****** *** *** ***** at ****** ******** (***):

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******* **** **** ******** *** *** or ********** ******** *** ********** *** increased *****:

** *** *** ******* ** ***, the *** ******* ****** ** ******* to ********** *** *****. ** ******* to ******* *** *** ******* ** needed; ** ***** *** ***** ** configure *** **** ***** ** *** settings **** *** ****** ** ******* of *****. ******* ** *** **** with ***** ***** ******* ******** **** brightness ***** * **** *** ****** the ********** ** -*** ********* ** a ***** ***** *** *** ** out ** *** ********* ** * white *****.

****** *******, ***** ********* ****** ****** adjustments, ******* ****** ******** ******* ** those ** *********** ** *******:

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*******, ***** ******* ** ******** ********* (WDR *****, ****-*** *********, ********, ***), the ******* ******* ******** *** *** result ** ******* ********, *** ******* adjustments *** ********, **** ******* ******** (e.g. ***, *** ***** * - 128) ******** ***** **** **** **** to **********.

******** ***** ** *** ** ****** poor *** ***********, ******* *** **** of *** *******'* **** ** *** outdoor **** ** *** ***** *** darkening *** **** ******, ******* **** of *******.

Unusual ******** ****** ****** ***********

******* ******* ******* ******** ** * single *****, *** *********** *** ***** over * ****** ** ~* *****. It ********** ****** ********, ******* ********* directions, ****** ** *** *** ** view *******:

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********, ********* *********:

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******* ********** ******* ******** ********* (**** ****), ******* **** *** ***** ***** to ****** **** ******** ****** ** not *******, ** ********** **** *** regular *** ********** **** ******* ***** alerts.

Mobile *** *******

*** ****** *** ********* ****, ******** significantly **** ******** *** ****** *** sharing ***** **** ** *** ******** test:

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**** *** ******** *********** *** *****, and ******* **** **** **** ** continue ** ****** *** ****** *** to ******** ****** ******* *** *** and ****** ****** ******* ****.

Environmental ****** *********** ***** *** *******

***** ************* ************** *** ********* ** *** ******* R2 ******* ******, *** ********* ****, but **** ******** *********** *** ******** readings:

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*** **** ** ***% ********, ****** for ******** *** *********** ****** ****** well, *** ******* ****** ** ********* in ****-****. ******* ********* *-**** ******* life, ** *** * *% **** in ~* ***** ** *******.

****** *******,*******'* ************* ****** ******** * ********** detectors*** ** **** ***** ******** *** vape *********. ** *** ******* *******'* sensor *** **** ** ********** *** report **** *****.

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Comments (3)

Worth noting on the environmental sensor, Rhombus has a full integration with IPVideo Corporation's HALO Smart Sensor giving what looks to be much greater capability than competitor solution. Integrating HALO Smart Sensor with Rhombus Systems

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So, a less expensive brick without subscription?

Whats the warranty, Verkada is 10 years as I recall (subscription in place).

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The warranty is 5 years

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