Turing Video Smart Series IP Cameras and NVR Tested

By Rob Kilpatrick and Derek Ward, Published Sep 30, 2021, 09:50am EDT (Research)

****** ******** **** ********** ***** ** ****,****** **+ ********* *** ************** **-********* *********, *** ***** *********** ** ***, *** *** ** ***** ******* actually ******* *** *** ***** ****?

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** ****** ******** ****, **** *********** ********* ********* **** ****, *** ** this ****?

** **** ***, ** ****** *** tested *** ****** *******, *****-******** (*** ***** ****, ********** ***** light)*****-******* (** ***** ****, ********** **), ***** **** ********* **-****** *-******* ***, *********:

  • *** **** ***** ******* ******* ** full ***** (~*** ***), ***** *** light (~* ***), **** (~*.*****) **** IR ** *** *** ******?
  • *** ***** ***/** **** ****** ** low ***** ******?
  • *** **** **** *** ****** ********* with *****?
  • **** *** *** ** **** *** usability ******?
  • **** ***** ***** ****** ** ********/*******?
  • *** **** *** *** *******?
  • *** **** ****** ******* ** *****/********* offerings?

Uniview *******

*** ****** ***** ****** ** ********* Uniview (**** ** *********), ***** *** lower-price ********* ****** ** ********** ****** (without ** *********).

****** ******** ***** *** *****/***** ************** ******, ***** ** **** ** **** separately.

Performance *******

*** ******* ****** ****** ***** ******' performance ** **** ******* ** ********** Uniview ****** ** *** ******, ****** all *******, ********* ******, ******** **** low ***** (~* *** *****) ****** blur ** **** ** ***** ******* overexposure (***** **** ** *** ***** light ************). ******* ***** ***** ** removed *** ******** *******.

******'* *** *********** *** ****** ** lower ******/****** ******, *** ******** *** noticeable ** ****** ******* ** ****** areas ** *** ***** *** ******** adjustment *** **** **** ***** **** opened/closed ******* ****** *********.

******'* ********* ********* ****************** ** *******, ******** ********* ****** *******, *******, crawling, ** ********** ** ** ****** in *** *****. ************, ****** ******* of ***** ****** **** ** ***** changes, *******, ** ******** ***** ******** as ****** **** *******.

*** ****** **-****** *** ******* ********* discovery ** ***** *** ** ******* when ********* ******** ** *** *** without ********* ****** ******* ** ********** configuration. *******, ****** *** ******* **** over * *** ** *** *** is * ******* *****-**** *******, **** no *** ** ******* *** ******** cameras *** ****** ** ****** *****, requiring ******* ** ** ***** *** at * ****.

*******, **** ****** ***** ****** ******* integrated **** *** ***** ***** ****** via *.***/*.***, ****** ******-**** ********* **** integrated **** *********, *** **** *** supported ** ********, ***********, *******, ******* Optix.

Compared ** ***** & *********

******** ** ***** ******* **** ** analytics, ******'* ***** ****** *********** ** competitive, **** ******* ***** ******* *** analytics ***********, *** ******* ****** ***** and ********* ** *****:

  • *** ****** *** ***** ***** ******'* pricing ** *********** **** ******* **** Hikvision ******* (***) ** ***** ***** Color (***) ***** ***** ******, ~$*** USD *** ************, ******** ** ~$*** for ********* *** ~$*** *** *****.
  • *** ****** ** ** **** (~$*** dealer) ** ****** ****** **** ********* ($225) *** ***** (~$***).

****** ****** ********** ******* ************ ******** ********** ********* *** ** these **** ************ ******, ******* **** 3% ** **% ********* ** ******* level, ******** ****** ****** ** ***** or ***** ** **** ***** (********* on ******* ******).

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Turing ********* ****** – *****-****** ****** *******

*** ***-****, ***-** *******, ****** ****** the ********* ****** (********** ******) **** is ******* ** ***** ** ***-**** Hikua *****.

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**** ********* ****** ******** ** *** and ** ******, ****** ************* ***** than *** ***** ******, **** **** models **** *** ~$***-*** *** ******* distribution, *********** **** ***** *** *********'* lower-cost ****** (*.*. ****/*****). *******, **** series ***** *** ** *** ***** light ******* ***** ** *** ***** Series.

Turing ***** ****** **** *******

*** ****** ***** ****** ** ********* Uniview, ************ ** *** ******'* ******** construction, **********, *** *** *********.

*****, *** ******** ************ ** *** cameras *** *******, **** ********* ***** light ************, ********** *********, ******* *** color. ***** ** *** *** *** Turing **-******** ********** **************** ***** *******.

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*** *** ****** **-******* ***** ****** is ******* ********** ** *******'* ***** series *****, **** ** ***********.

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*** ****** ***** ****** *** ******* web *** *** ********* *******, **** identical **** *** **** ****, *** layouts, **** *** **** *********** ****** logo *** ***** ******. ***** *** the **** *** ** ************* ***** for **** ****** *** *******.

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****** ************* ******* *** ******* *** both ****** *** ******* ** ****, such ** ********, ***, *** ***** illumination *** ******* *****.

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Dark ***********

**** *** ****** ***** ***** ***** and ** ******* **** ****** ******* hotspots, ************ *** ****** ** *** test ***** *** ******* ******** *** clothing ** *** *******, ****** ************ is ****** ** *** ***** ** the *** **** ******* *** ***** details ******* *********.

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**** *** ******* ** ~**' ********, both ****** ******* *** **** ** produce ***** ****** *** ***** *******. The ****** *** ******* ***** ***** cameras ******* ******* ****** ** *** test *****, *** *** ****** ** IR ****** ******** * ******* ***** than *****, ***** ******* ***.

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** *** **** *****, *** ******* walks **** *** ****** ** ****** twice, ***** ***** *** ******'* ******* "Global ********" **** *** ***** ** "Overexposure ********" ****. ***** *** ******* is ******** *********** **** **** ************ Restrain **** **** ~**' ****, **'* a ****** *********** **** ****** ********, which ****** *** ******* *********** **** ~20' **** *** ****** ** ** walks ******* *** *****.

***** *** ****** **-******** ***** ***** camera ***** ************ ********, ** *** able ** *** ******* **** ** the ***** ** *** *****, ***** and *****, ****** ****** ******* ****** blurry *** *********** **** ~**' ****.

Turing *** ******* ******* ***** ***** ************ ********

*** ****** ***** ****** *** ******* ColorHunter ******* ******* ***** ***** ************ strength. ***** ** *** *** ** the ****** **-******** ** *** **** with ***** ***** *******, *** ***** the ****** *** ** ***********, *** sides *** **** ****** **** *** center, ***** ***** ****** ** ***** image *******.

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Weak **** ******* **** **** *****

**** ** *** ****** ***** ****** cameras ** *** **** * ****'* max ***** *****/** *****. ********, **** the ******* ~***' **** *** ******* in *** **** ***, ****** ****** on *** ** *** **** ***** can ** **** (~** *** ** the ** ******, ~** *** ** the ***), *** ******** *** ****** detected.

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

** **** *** ***********, ** **** the ******* ** ** ******** ******* WDR *****, ***** *****, **** * lighting ******** ** ~*,*** *** ******* and ~** *** ******.

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** **** *****, *** ****** ***** series ******* ********* ********* ** *** Uniview *** ***** *******, **** ******** and ******** ******* *** ***** ******* easy ** **** *** ********.

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*******, ** *** *******, ** ******* that * ******* ****** ******* * low ***** ***** (~** ***) **** WDR ******* ****** ******** *** ****, as **** *****.

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**** *** ******* ******** **** *******, he ** *********** ***** ******* *** underexposed ******, ****** ***** *** * rew ****** **** ***** ****** *******.

~1 *** ***** *** Light ***********

** ~* ***, *** ****** ***** series ******* **** ** *** ***** light ************ *** ******** ***** *** facial ******* ******* ** ******* *** stronger **** *****, ***** ** ***** with **** ***** ********.

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*******, **** *** ******* ******* ******* the ~* *** *****, ****** **** and ******** **** ****** ******* ************.

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Full ***** *****

**** ****, **** ******** (~*** ***), all ******* ****** ******** ****** ****** and ***** *******.

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People ******** *******, ********, **********

** *** *******, *** ****** *******' intrusion ********* ********** ******** ******** ***** running ** ********.

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************, ******** **** **** ******** ***** half-obstructed, *.*., ** *** *** *****.

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No ***** ****** ** ****** ****** *******

****** ****** ******* ** ***** ****** were ******* **** ** ***** ***** changes.

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******* ******* ** ****** ****** **** the ***** **** **** *******.

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No ***** ****** ****** ** ********

****** ******* ***** **** ** ***** person ****** ** ******** *** **** versa.

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People ******** ******** ** ~* ***

****** ******* ******* *** ***** **** reliably ******** ** **** ~* ***, competitive **** ***** ********* **** ** Axis, ********, ** ***** (*** ********* ********* ******** ****).

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Turing *** ********

*** ****** **-****** **** ** * typical ** *** ****, ** ****, similar ** *******'* *** ****, ***** front *** **** ****:

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Turing ****** ************* *****

*** ****** ******* **** ****** ******* to *** *** ******* *** **** to ********* ** ******* *** ** the ******* ***** **** *** ***. After ~** *******, *** ****** ****** streaming *** ***** *** ****** ********.

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*******, ****** ***** ******* *** **** complex, ********* ******** *****, *** ******* to ** ***** *** ** * time, ******* ** ** ****** ** select *** *** ********. ** ****** this ***** *** ***** ***** *** configuration ***** ** *** ***.

Bandwidth **********

********* *** ****** **** **** ******* using ******'* *.*** ***** *** ***** Encoding ******* *** *** ** "********". Both ****** ***** ****** ******* *** moderately **** ******** **** ****** ** the *****, ******* ******* ~*.* **/* and ~*.***/*.

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VMS ***********

*** ****** ***** ****** ******'* *.*** and *.*** ******* ********* *** **** configurable ** *** ***** ******. ****** side ****** *** ********* **** ********* in *****, ******* *** *********, ****** not ** ******** ** ******* *****.

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Similar **** ** *********** ****** ***** & *******

*** ****** ***** ****** *** ******* ColorHunter ***** ***** ******* *** *** same ******** ****** ****, ****** *** Turing ** **-******* ** ******** ******* than *** ***** **** ****** *******.

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SigmaStar *** **** ** ****** ** ******* *** ***

**** *** ****** ***** ****** ** Cameras *** *** *** * ********* SoC. *** ******* *** **** *********.

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Made ** *****

****** **** *** ****-*********, *** ****** IP ******* *** *** ****** *** made ** *****.

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Test **********

*** ****** *** ********* ***** ** testing **** * *** *********** ** standardize ******** **** **:

  • ******* ***** ***** *** ** ************ strength *** ****.
  • ************ ******** ** **** *** ****.
  • ******* ***** *** ** */***.
  • *** *** ** **.
  • *.*** *** *******, **** ******** ***** Encoding ****.
  • ************ *** *** ** ~** ***** to *-**** ***** ******* ***, **** smart ***** *******, **** ****** ****** depending ** ***** ********.

Versions ****

*** ********* ******** ******** **** **** for *******:

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

Comments (8)

* ****'* **** ** ***** ***** as * ****'* **** ***** ******, but **** *** * ***** **** were *******. *** **** **** *** the ****** *** ******** ** ** but ***** **** * *** **** looked ** **.

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****** *** ******'* ******** ********, *** 2017:******* ****** ***** ******-***** ******** ***** Profile.

**'* **** **** **** ******** ****'** pivoted ** ***** ******* *** *********** Uniview, ***.

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** ** *** * ******* **** was * ***** ******** ** ***** glance?

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*** * ******

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**** **** ****. *********** *** ********. Thanks.

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*** ** ******* **** ** *** last *** ***** ***** ****** *** a *********. ** *** * ***** conversation ***** *** ******* *** * tried ** *** *** *** **** questions. ***** **** **** *** ******* forward *** *** ********* * ******* to ***** *******. **** ***** **** highly ** ***** ******* **** ** that **** *** * ***** ** 'guys (*****) ** ********** ******** ******* us *******" * ***** *** *****, but ** *** **** ** ****.

*** ******* * **** **** ** competitive ** *** **** ***** ***** fell ******. **** ******* **** **** the **** ** ** *******. *** gentleman ** *** ***** **** **** into ******* ** *** ****** *** the ***** ****** *****. ***** **** things * ***** ********, ** *** good ** ** ******* *** *** cloud ** ******* ** **** * bridge. ** **** * ** **** IPVM **** **** **** *** *******.

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** *** *** ******* ** * major ***** ****** ** * ***** question - **** ******* ** *** camera **** ** *** ** ***** loss *** ******* **** *****?

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** *** ***** **** ***** (*** power ***'* ****), ** ***** ** a ********* *****, *** ** ********* alert. ** *** ***** ** ***, the *** ** *** ***** ****** it ** *******.

** ** *** *******, * ***** both ** ***** ****** *** ***** overlooked. ** ********** *******, * ****** wanted ** **** **** **** ** image ** ***** ** * ****** is ***.

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