The End of CCDs

Author: John Honovich, Published on Mar 17, 2015

'Everybody' knows that CCDs provide better image quality and low-light performance.

Alas, beware out of date knowledge. It has been many years since that has been true in surveillance yet many 'professionals' still tout this as 'fact'. CMOS has long since surpassed CCD for surveillance cameras.

'*********' ***** **** **** ******* ****** ***** ******* *** ***-***** performance.

****,****** *** ** **** *********. ** *** **** **** ***** ***** **** *** **** true ** ************ *** **** '*************' ***** **** **** ** 'fact'. **** *** **** ***** ********* *** *** ************ *******.

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Surveillance **** ** ***

** ********* **********, ~**% ** ************ ******* ***** *** **** *******. ******, the **** **** ****** ***** **** *** ***** ** ** common ** **** *** *** ****.

***********, *** '****' '*****' *** ***** ********** ******* ***** (******* they ** ** ***** **** '***********', '************', '*********', '***********', '*******' etc.) *** *** ****. ******, ****'* ****** ********** ** ** PTZs *** **** ** ****.

** *** *****, **** *** ******* '*****' **** ***. **** was ****. *******, ** *** **** ******, ********* ******** ** CMOS ******* **** ******* **** ** ******* ****** ***-***** ***********, wide ******* ***** *** ****** **********.

Axis **** *** ** ******

*** ***** *** (*******) ***** *** *** ***** ******, *** can **** ********** ******** ******, **** ******' *** ** **** ****, ***** ********:

"*** ******* **** **** **** ** ******* *** **** **** 20 ***** *** ******* **** ************ *********; ***** ****, ****** light *********** **** **** *******. **** ****** ***** *********** ********** into ****** ****** ** *** ***** **********."

**** ******* ** ** * ***** ** **** *** ** date. ******, *** ** **** '*****' *** ***** ******* ** the **** * ***** *** ****, *** ***.

****** *** **** ** *** ** **** ***********, *** ********** that *** **** ***** ***.

Stop **** *** ****

** *** **** **** ****** *** ******** ******* *** **** to *********** ***** *** **** *** ******, **** ****. *** might ***** *** *** ******* **** ********* ***, ** *******, you *** ********** *** *** ** **** *** ***.

*********, *** **** ******** **** **** ******** **** *** **** been **** ** ************ - **** *** '***' **** ***.

Comments (20)

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***'*, **** ******** ***** ******* *********** ****** ******* (**** **** intensifier) *** *** **** ** *** *****. *** ***** ***** is *** *** ******, ******..

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*. ** *** * ***** ******* ******* ** ** **** but ** ** **** **** **** ********* ** ****** (*** just ********* ******) ** ***** *** *** ****** **** ** the *** *** *** * **** ********** **** ****. **** did *** ******* *** ** (***** **** *** **** ***) PTZ.

*. *****, ***** ***** *****, *** **** ***** (* ****** star) *** ***** *****. ** *****.

*. *********** ** *** **** *** ***** *** *** *** very **** *** **** ********* *** ***** ***********. **** ** those ******* ****** ** ***** ** *** ***** (**** ********** properly).

**** ***** **** ** ***?

** ********, **** *** *** **** ** ****** ** ****-********* technology

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

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

***************** ****?

Sony ********** ******* ******** ** *** *** ****** **********

**** ******* *** ****** ****** ** ****** ********** *** ** committed ** **** ******* *** ********* ** ******** ********** **** innovative *** ****** ******** *** ** *********** ***** ******** ****-**. CCD *******, ***** **** ****** **** ********** ******* *** **** years, **** ******* ** *** ******** *** **** ********* *** Cubic **** ***-* *****. **** *** ** ***** ** *********** any ********** ****** ******** ******* ** *** ****** ************ ****** March **** *** **** ******** ** ******* ********* **** **** product *********.

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** ** ******* **** **** ** *** ***** **** ** CCDs ** **** ** **** *** *********** *** *** **** to **** ********** ***** ********* ***** *** **********.

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

"**** *** ******* **** ** ****** ******* *** *** ******* with * **** **** ******** **** ***** *** ** ***** 2026. ****** **** ****** ****** *********** **** ******* ****** ******** using *** ******* ** ****** ******** **** **** *******. ** that ******, ****** ******* ****** * ***** ******* ** **** sensor-based ******** **** ***** ** **** ********** **** *****. ** Basler *********** *** ***-**-**** ***** **** *****, *** ******* *** future ******* ********* ******** ****** *** ****-********* *********** ******** **** future-proof **** *******. *******, ** **** **** ******* * ******* to ******** ****** *** ***** ********** ************* ****** *** *********."

* ***** ** ******** ** ** ***** *** ***** ***** IP ********:

D1 *** *****

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

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

**** **** ********** *** **** *********** ******** ***'*. **** *** ****** **** 1/3". **** *** *** *** *" ******* *** ****** ** under ***********.

"**** **** ********."

** *** *** * **** ** ******* ** ************ ** that? * ***** ***.

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