Hanwha Wisenet Q 4MP Tested (QNV-7080R)

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Nov 03, 2016

The 4MP trend continues, now with Hanwha Techwin / Samsung in their latest Wisenet Q series.

We bought one of these models, the QNV-7080R, to see how it stacks up against 4MP competitors from Axis and Hikvision in full light, low light (below), WDR, bandwidth, and more.

In this test, we share our results of the 4MP QNV-7080R, a 4MP outdoor motorized zoom model, the highest end dome in the Wisenet Q line. Users should also see our tests of the low end 1080p QND-6010R as well as Wisestream Smart Codec/H.265 performance.

*** *** ***** *********, *** **** ****** ******* / ******* in ***** ****** ******* * ******.

** ****** *** ** ***** ******, *** ***-*****, ** *** how ** ****** ** ******* *** *********** **** **** *** Hikvision ** **** *****, *** ***** (*****), ***, *********, *** more.

** **** ****, ** ***** *** ******* ** *** *** QNV-7080R, * *** ******* ********* **** *****, *** ******* *** dome ** *** ******* * ****. ***** ****** **** *** our ***** ***** *** *** ***** ***-******* **** ************ ***** *****/*.*** ***********.

[***************]

*******

*** ***** * ***-***** ** *********** ** ***** *** ******** with ***** *** **** ****** **** ** *** ********* **** tested ****, **** ********** ****** ***** ******* ** *** *****. However, ** *** *****, *** *********** *** ********** **** ******* strong *********, **** ***** *********** ******** *******, *** *** **** in ***** ****** ******.

**** ** * ***** *********** ** *****/********* *** ******, ********** where *** *****, *** ***, ** *** **** *******.

*******

*** ***-***** ***** ***~$*** *** ******, ******** ****** **** *** ********* **** ****** ********* *** *********, **** ~$*** ******. **** **** **** ****** ** ******* 4MP ** *****, ** ****, ********-***, ***** ***** *** ~$*** ******, *** **** *** ******* a *********/********* ****.

Physical ********

** ****** *** ******** ******** ** *** ***-***** ** **** video.

Image ******* ***********

** ****** *** ***-***** ******* *** ****** **** **** *** Hikvision ** *** *** **** ******* ** **** ******** ***** of ****:

**** *** ** ~**, ******* *** ******* ******* *** ***** cameras, ****** ***** ***** ** *** **** ***** *** ****** out ** *** ****** * *** ********* *******.

**** *** *****, ~**, *****, ******* *** ******* ******* *** cameras. **** ** ********** **** ***** ** *** ******* * model ******** ** *** **** *****, **** ****** ******* **** autofocused **** ******** ******** *** **** *****.

Low ***** ***********

*** ******* ***** ******** *** **** *** ***** ****** ** cameras ** **** ****, **** ****** ********* ** ******* ****** and **** ******* ***** ** *** **** *****, **** **** overexposure.

**** **** *** ***-** **** *****-* *** **** ** ***** tests ** *** ********** ** *** *****-*** ***** *** *** shipping ** *** **** ** *******.

** ***** ***, ~**, *** **** ** ****, **** **** lines ** *** **** ***** ******* *** ******* ******* ** the *******.

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

** ****** *** *********** ******* ** **** ******** **** *** dark ******** ****, ***** *****:

******* *** ******* ****** ** *** *****, *** *** ******* Q ***** ******** ********** ****** *** *** ******, ******* ***** being ********. ** *** ****** **** ** *** *****, *********** is ******, **** **** **** ******* ** *** ******* **** other *******.

VBR ** *** ***

*** * ****** **** *** ******* * **** *** ************** which ***** *********** ** * ******** ************. ** *********** ******* is ******** ** *** *** *********, ***** *****. **** ******* models ******** **-** ***** ** *********** ******. ******* **** ******, ********* *******/******* ******* ***** *.*** ******** trial *** ***** ****** *** ******* *** ** ***** * specific ************ ** * ******** *****, ********* *****.

Bandwidth **********

***** *** * **** *** ******* *** ***** ** *** compression, ** ******** ************ ** ******** *** ******'* ******* *** in * ***** ***** ***** ** ******** ~** * ********* to *** ************ (****** ** ******* ***** ******* / *********** ******). ** **** *** ******, **** *** ~* **/*, ******** higher ** **** ******.

*** ******* * ****** *** *** ****** ******* ******* ** any ****** ** *** **** ** ***, ****** *** ********* 4MP ***** *** ~* **/* ***** ** ***** **** ** enabled.

**** **** **** ****** **** ******** *.***, ****** ** ** currently *********** ** *** **** ******** ** *****. ** ****** this *** ***** ******* */* *******' *.*** *********** ********** ** our******* ***** *.*** ****.

New ******* *** *********

*** * ****** ***** **** ******'* ******* *** *********, ***** most ******* ******** ***** ******* ******* *** *** ******* *** interface ***** ** *** *** ********, ***** *** **** ******* Wisenet ********* ******** ******* *** **** **** ******* *** *************. Oddly, *** *** ********* ****** ********* ** ***** ******* ** used, **** *** *** ********* ***** ** ******, *******, *** Safari, ***** ** ******** *** ***** ***** *********.

**** **** **** *** ********* ** **** **********, *** ****** on ****** ***** ******** ** **** ** *** (***** ********* only).

***** **** ***** *******, **** ** *** *** ** ** laid *** ** *** **** *****/**** ********* ** *** *** version. **** **** **** *** ******* **** ** *****, *** Hanwha *** *******.

Test **********

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

  • ******* ***-*****:*.*********
  • **** *****-*: *.**.*.*
  • ********* **-**********-***: **.*.* ***** ******

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

Comments (1)

All around, it looks like a pretty good camera. Would like to see how it performs for a few months though. Factor in price and it really outperforms the Axis.

Login to read this IPVM report.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

Related Reports

Ubiquiti $79 Flex IP Camera Tested on Dec 07, 2018
U.S. Manufacturer Ubiquiti has released a 1080p, integrated IR IP camera, selling it directly for $79, making this one of the least expensive IP...
Hanwha L Series Lowest-Cost Camera Tested on Dec 04, 2018
Hanwha has released their lowest-priced IP camera line ever, the L series, that competes on price with low cost competitors Dahua and...
Amazon Rekognition Facial Detection Tested on Dec 03, 2018
Amazon's Rekognition service has announced improvements, that if accurate, would be a significant advance over conventional facial detection. In...
Alarm.com "AI" Video Analytics Tested on Nov 30, 2018
Alarm.com has announced what it calls an "artificial intelligence (AI) architecture and video analytics service", touting that  Alarm.com's...
Genetec Kiwi Intrusion Detector Analytics Tested on Nov 27, 2018
Genetec has built Kiwi Security's Intrusion Detection analytics into Security Center, aiming to simplify deployment compared to separate camera...
Genetec Privacy Protector Tested on Nov 12, 2018
Genetec has built Kiwi Security's Privacy Protector into Security Center, an analytic which anonymizes individuals in cameras' fields of view...
Dahua Dual Imager Dome Camera Tested (HDBW4231FN-E2-M) on Nov 07, 2018
Dahua has introduced a dual-imager dome model, the HDBW4231FN-E2-M, with two independently positionable sensors including integrated IR, not found...
Camera Course January 2019 on Nov 01, 2018
This is the only independent surveillance camera course, based on in-depth product and technology testing. Lots of manufacturer training exists...
Axxon Face Search Tested on Oct 26, 2018
AxxonSoft has brought facial recognition to their Axxon Next VMS for free with the simply named Face Search, claiming to allow users to find...
Hanwha Dual Imager Dome Camera Tested (PNM-7000VD) on Oct 18, 2018
Hanwha has introduced their first dual-imager model, the PNM-7000VD, a twin 1080p model featuring independently positionable sensors and a snap-in...

Most Recent Industry Reports

Imperial Capital Security Investor Conference 2018 Review - ADT, Resideo, Alarm.com, Arlo, Eagle Eye, ACRE, More on Dec 14, 2018
Imperial Capital Security Investor Conference is an event matching industry executives with financiers that frequently leads to future funding...
Cisco Meraki New Cameras and AI Analytics on Dec 14, 2018
Meraki has released their second generation of video surveillance with 3 new cameras, AI-based video analytics, and 2 cloud-based storage...
Foolish Strategy: OEMing Facial Recognition on Dec 13, 2018
Almost as 'hot' as face recognition marketing right now is OEMing facial recognition. Last year, they were a who's who of company's with...
DVR Examiner - Video Recovery from Recorder Hard Drives on Dec 13, 2018
Bypassing passwords and long download times on-site, DVR Examiner collects and organizes video evidence directly from a hard drive extracted from...
2019 Access Control Book Released on Dec 12, 2018
This is the best, most comprehensive access control book in the world, based on our unprecedented research and testing has been significantly...
Huawei Hisilicon Quietly Powering Tens of Millions of Western IoT Devices on Dec 12, 2018
Huawei Hisilicon chips are powering, at least, tens of millions of Western IoT devices, such as IP cameras and surveillance recorders, a fact that...
FLIR Launches Body Cameras Unified With VMS (TruWitness) on Dec 11, 2018
While FLIR is best known for their thermal cameras, now they have expanded into body cameras, launching TruWITNESS, a public safety focused body...
Startup Sunflower Labs' Autonomous Drone Security System on Dec 11, 2018
Startup Sunflower Labs is claiming a unique design on a home security system, combining autonomous drones and 'Sunflower' sensors. Imagine an...
The 2019 Video Surveillance Industry Guide on Dec 10, 2018
The 300 page, 2019 Video Surveillance Industry Guide, covers the key events and the future of the video surveillance market, is now available,...
Multi-Factor Access Control Authentication Guide on Dec 10, 2018
Can a stranger use your credentials? One of the oldest problems facing access control is making credentials as easy to use as keys, but restricting...

The world's leading video surveillance information source, IPVM provides the best reporting, testing and training for 10,000+ members globally. Dedicated to independent and objective information, we uniquely refuse any and all advertisements, sponsorship and consulting from manufacturers.

About | FAQ | Contact