This is the most comprehensive Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) IP camera shootout ever.
We tested 10 of the latest generation multiple-exposure true WDR cameras, including:
Even among these true WDR cameras, there were clear superior and inferior performers as this preview from out test inside shows:
In addition, we tested two non-WDR cameras to show the performance difference between cameras which use true WDR methods and those which do not:
We tested three key scenes representing common WDR use cases:
(1) Inside, with our subject entering a man door, showing how the cameras dealt with a quick and powerful burst of sunlight:
(2) Through an open overhead door in a warehouse:
(3) Finally, outside, against the setting sun: