Surveillance Monitor Preferences

Author: Brian Rhodes, Published on May 02, 2012

All surveillance system use monitors but why is one monitor chosen over another? Are integrators selective in what types they specify? We recently surveyed integrators on how particular they are when recommending monitors used for video surveillance. In the note, we examine their answers and the trends that emerged.

Our question to integrators was "What type of monitors do you use to watch surveillance video? Any specific brands?" We phrased this to be flexible enough that integrators could explain their approach. As a result, integrators chose to answer this question in several ways. While some integrators chose to address the type of technology used (LED vs LCD vs Plasma) or the size of the display, cost and brand based selection were the criteria most often mentioned.

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