I am also on the Hikvisionbandwagon.THing is When I read "Fair Quality"I can only wonder how much better do they need to be before that label falls away...
Their cameras are as good as anything I have sen on the market. Not seen The Canon cameras which are purported to be amongst the best but I've seen SONY, Avigilon , Axix, you name it Hik is as least as good, often better.. So what gives?
As foe their DVR what else can you say only that they are rock solid and high performance. Just waiting to move away from COTS system to Hik DVR on a wholesale basis. We've had our share of problems with COTS systems in locales with bad Power Quality but none when we have installed Hik DVR in same environment.
Other manufacturers better wake up. Hik is there for good not only becuase they're low price only, they're good , often excellent and present a range of products that solve most integrators problems plus support is getting there too. Similar to the Japanese car (and other good) makers in the 60's ... Low cost was the attraction, quality came to be what make them formidable. To me Hik is there already.