TVI 4.0 Doubles HD Analog Bandwidth

By: Brian Karas, Published on Mar 05, 2017

HD analog's move up market continues.

Starting a few years ago at just 720p, HD analog is now poised for 4K and beyond.

Techpoint, the company behind HD-TVI, the HD analog format used most notably by Hikvision, has released their 4th generation offering.

In this report, we analyze Techpoint's latest HD analog chipset, and how this will impact the HD analog product market.

** ******'* **** ** market *********.

******** * *** ***** ago ** **** ****, HD ****** ** *** poised *** ** *** beyond.

*********, *** ******* ****** HD-TVI, *** ** ****** format **** **** ******* by *********, *** ******** their *** ********** ********.

** **** ******, ** analyze *********'* ****** ** analog *******, *** *** this **** ****** *** HD ****** ******* ******.

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

HDTVI *.* ********

**-*** *.******** *** ********* ********* as ******** ** **-*** 3.0. **** ******* **-*** to ******* * **/** resolution ********* *********** (** from **/*.*), ** **** as ***/**, ***/**, *** 4MP/30. ***** **********/********* ************ are ********* ** ***** lengths ** ** *** meters, ********* ** *********.

Backwards *** ***** **********

**-*** *.* ******** ***** are ********* ********** **** previous *** ********, *** can ******* ****, *****, 3MP *** *** ******* at ** ** ** FPS *** ****** **-***, HD-CVI ** *** *******, making **** ********** **** the **** ******** ** analog ** ******* ******** to ****. **-*** *.*-***** cameras, **** *******'* ** **-*********, *** **** ****** to **** **** **-*** 4.0 ******** *****.

4K/30FPS "********"

********* ** ********* **/***** video ** ******** **** "some ************ *** **** tuning". ********* **** **** would ******* *** ********* and *** ******** ** ensure *** ****** ** optimized *** *** ****** resolution/framerate.

Beyond **

********* **** **** **** HD-TVI *** ***** **** higher *********** **** ********** refinements. **** ** **********, given **** ***** ************, such ** ********, **** managed ** ******** ********* available **** * ***** cable **** **** **** through *********** ** ********* and ************* *********.

ONVIF-ication ** ** ******

*****-******** ******* ** ** analog ******** ***** ** now ******, ******** **** to ****** ******* **** multiple *******, ****** *********** greater *********** **** ********* or ********* *******. ** many ****, **** ** similar ** **** ***** rose ** **-***** ********, allowing ****** ************ ******* cameras *** *********, *** reduced ******** ***** *****-****** solutions.

*****, *** **** **-*** in ***** ** ****** cameras, *****"*********" *********, ***** *** ****** multiple ****** *******.

Market ******

***** *********'* ******* ** *** release, *** *.*'* **/** support ****** ********** *** 4K ** ****** ************ and ***** **** ****** to **** *** ** analog * ********** ** IP ******* / *******. For ***** ******* *** lower **** ** ********* options *** ****** **** based *******, **** ** good **** *** *** IP ********** **** ********* further *********** **** **** was **** ****** ** a **** **********.

Comments (7)

It's interesting how some technologies can be stretched to keep relevant and useful amidst new and upcoming technologies.

I once read a paper that Coax, in theory, can support way more bandwidth than what's providers make available today. But it comes down to develop and research the right transmitter/receivers, etc...

Nice article =)

Any chance to get a HD-TVI capture board to get those streams in a PC server ?

It's usually much cheaper to just use existing products to accomplish this. Most DVR manufacturers allow you to connect to their devices from a PC via RTSP, you just need to research and find the URL for the different manufacturer/models.

Here is ours which works across both IP and AHD product lines:

rtsp://<IP>:<port>/Streaming/channels/<channel #>

The IP and port are configured in the DVR's network settings.

The channel # is a number ranging from 0 ~ X depending on the device.

This is an option, of course, but were are doing video analytics and we need the best possible quality @ full framerate. From our past experiences , those DVR do not provide all streams in parallel with sufficient framerate/quality compared to raw HD analog inputs.

When will these cameras and DVR is become available to US market? And which brands will support them first?

Within the next few months. This isn't new news. The manufacturers have had internals on this since mid 2016. Most of the players have June/July launches of what I assume we'll call penta-brids? I think the intent was for people to have releases at ISC West and release May for hikua and June/July for the rebrands. That is what I have gathered from our Manufacturers and the docs we have been leaked by RSMs.

This isn't new news. The manufacturers have had internals on this since mid 2016.

You are conflating 3.0 with 4.0. See our previous coverage: TVI Launches 3MP, 4MP, 5MP Analog Cameras, Dahua Adds AHD & TVI Support With CVI 3.0.

3.0 was a bigger step forward given as you mentioned it allowed for interoperability amongst the HD analog types. 4.0 is a further improvement primarily in increasing bandwidth for higher resolution / higher frame rate combinations.

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

Avigilon ACC7 VMS Tested on Jul 22, 2019
Avigilon's Control Center 7 boldly claims it will "transform live video monitoring" with the new Focus of Attention "AI-enabled" interface. We...
History of Video Surveillance on Jul 19, 2019
The video surveillance market has changed significantly since 2000, going from VCRs to emerging into an AI cloud era.  The goal of this history...
HD Analog vs IP Guide on Jul 16, 2019
For years, HD resolution and single cable signal/power were IP camera advantages, with analog cameras limited to much lower resolution and...
Last Chance - Camera Course Summer 2019 on Jul 11, 2019
Last day to register is Thursday, July 11, 2019. This is the only independent surveillance camera course, based on in-depth product and technology...
Poor OSDP Usage Statistics 2019 on Jul 09, 2019
OSDP certainly offers advantages over decades-old Wiegand (see our OSDP Access Control Guide) but new IPVM statistics show that usage of OSDP, even...
Verkada Attacks ONVIF on Jun 27, 2019
Verkada has now gone after ONVIF, expanding its attacks against the 'dinosaurs' of the 'ancient' video surveillance industry. In a recent...
FLIR Saros Visible / Thermal Analytic Camera Tested on Jun 26, 2019
FLIR's Saros claims "accurate, actionable alerts" with a combination of 1080p visible and dual thermal sensors along with IR and white light...
IFSEC 2019 Show Report on Jun 19, 2019
The UK's largest trade show, IFSEC, is underway and IPVM has been examining what is new and happening at the show. Inside, we cover: Huawei...
Repositionable Multi-Imager Camera Shootout - Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Panasonic, Vivotek on Jun 19, 2019
Repositionable multi-imager cameras are one of the fastest growing segments in video surveillance, with a slew of new offerings being recently...
Startup Vaion Launching End-to-End AI Solution Backed with $20 Million Funding on Jun 17, 2019
An EU / USA video surveillance startup, Vaion, founded by ex-Cisco Senior Directors is launching an end-to-end VSaaS platform with $20 million in...

Most Recent Industry Reports

How To Quickly Assess An Unknown Company on Jul 23, 2019
There are hundreds of companies in the physical security markets, ranging from a flood of new startups to small companies that may or may not be...
Bosch Starlight 8000i Cameras Tested on Jul 23, 2019
Bosch has released their new Flexidome IP Starlight 8000i cameras, claiming "exceptional detail even in extreme low-light situations." To see...
Responsibility Split Selecting Locks - Statistics on Jul 22, 2019
A heated access debate surrounds who should pick and install the locks. While responsible for selecting the control systems, integrators often...
Vivotek Trend Micro Cyber Security Camera App Tested on Jul 22, 2019
Vivotek and Trend Micro are claiming five million blocked attacks on IP cameras, with their jointly developed app for Vivotek cameras. This new...
Avigilon ACC7 VMS Tested on Jul 22, 2019
Avigilon's Control Center 7 boldly claims it will "transform live video monitoring" with the new Focus of Attention "AI-enabled" interface. We...
History of Video Surveillance on Jul 19, 2019
The video surveillance market has changed significantly since 2000, going from VCRs to emerging into an AI cloud era.  The goal of this history...
Mobile Access Usage Statistics 2019 on Jul 18, 2019
The ability to use mobile phones as access credentials is one of the biggest trends in a market that historically has been slow in adopting new...
New GDPR Guidelines for Video Surveillance Examined on Jul 18, 2019
The highest-level EU data protection authority has issued a new series of provisional video surveillance guidelines. While GDPR has been in...
Wyze AI Analytics Tested - Beats Axis and Hikvision on Jul 17, 2019
$20 camera disruptor Wyze has released free person detection deep learning analytics to all of their users, claiming users will "Only get notified...
Anyvision Aims For 2022 Revenue of $1 Billion on Jul 17, 2019
Only 3 video surveillance manufacturers do a billion dollars or more in annual revenue - Hikvision, Dahua, and Axis. Now, Anyvision plans to join...

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