Hd analog (111)

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TVI Launches 3MP, 4MP, 5MP Analog Cameras

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One key barrier to HD analog is about to fall. This is a live report from China's CPSE show in Shenzhen where the company behind TVI, Techpoint, is launching its new 3MP and 5MP offerings. In this note, we explain the release, share pictures from...

By Ethan Ace - almost 4 years ago

SD Analog is Finally Dead

Good news. For years, industry people have hoped for the demise of NTSC and PAL analog cameras. Now that day has come and, after years of steady declines, the end has come suddenly. IP Failed But the killer is a surprise. Though IP has been do...

By John Honovich - almost 4 years ago

Sorry Manufacturers, ADI Is Beefing Up W Box

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More bad news for manufacturers. Not only is Hikvision and Dahua driving the price of surveillance cameras to literally near zero, ADI is joining forces on the fun. Last month, we tested ADI's Disruptive W Box, now we share 3 major enhancements ...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

HD Analog Four Way Cameras Tested

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One camera that delivers AHD, HDCVI, HDTVI and 960H, all for as little as $15 a camera. Both on price and claimed support, that is pretty outstanding. And we are hearing from people all over the world who are considering these cameras. How well ...

By Ethan Ace - about 4 years ago

Samsung AHD 720p Kit Tested

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Not long ago, an individual MP camera was commonly $300 and a DVR was commonly $300. Now, Samsung is offering (4) MP cameras plus a DVR for ~$330 all-in. We bought the Samsung SDH-B3040 kit shown below: This is Samsung's first entry into the ...

By Derek Ward - about 4 years ago

$100 True WDR Camera Tested (FLIR CVI)

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True WDR has traditionally been quite expensive. And HD analog has so far been mostly low-end models. Now, FLIR has released a ~$100 1080p CVI camera with true WDR and integrated smart IR. We bought the FLIR C233BD to see how it performs agains...

By Derek Ward - about 4 years ago

Samsung Goes AHD, Sets Battle with Dahua and Hikvision

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HD analog continues to grow. One of the biggest problems so far is the lack of big brand support. Though Hikvision and Dahua are now mega surveillance manufacturers, they clearly do not have the name recognition globally. To date, the biggest na...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Beware: The Magical HD Analog Converter

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What if there was a small device that could instantly convert / translate between AHD, CVI and TVI? Gone would be any compatibility issues between the three competing but fast growing HD analog offerings. There is a device on the market claiming...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

China and Taiwan Manufacturer Financials 2015

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China is the #1 threat to video surveillance providers around the world but how well are Chinese and Taiwan surveillance manufacturers actually doing? This report breaks down the financial performance of notable Chinese and Taiwanese video survei...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Ranking The Lowest Cost True Minidomes

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Minidomes are popular. But lots of manufacturers fake being truly mini. To help surveillance professionals, IPVM has ranked the lowest cost, true minidomes, using our unique size search engine. This compact form factor is most commonly used ind...

By Derek Ward - over 4 years ago

Testing Dahua HDCVI Encoder With VMSes

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HD Analog cameras have incredibly low prices for true HD video. But HD analog recorders are pretty simplistic and underwhelming. Moreover, many want to use HD analog cameras with their established, higher end VMS software systems. Now, Dahua ha...

By Ethan Ace - over 4 years ago

Ranking The Lowest Cost Outdoor Cameras 2015

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Outdoor cameras can be expensive. In our last study of this segment, the variation amongst manufacturers for their lowest cost outdoor cameras was nearly 10x. In this new analysis, we examine 13 manufacturer products (ACTi, Arecont, Avigilon, Axi...

By Derek Ward - over 4 years ago

The $100 MP Era is Here

The video surveillance industry has entered a new era. This era is disrupting the biggest players in the industry and changing long-held industry dynamics. The Old Era - 2009 to 2013 Megapixel surveillance first broke through in 2009. Though ...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

HD Analog Usage and Rejection Statistics 2015

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Non-IP HD cameras are one of the most notable new trends in video surveillance but how much are they being adopted? 150 integrators answered our survey explaining how much AHD, CVI, TVI and SDI they are using, including why some are using and oth...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Axis ACC v3 + SanDisk OEM

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The most talked about new release in 2012 was Axis Camera Companion, aiming to eliminate traditional recorders and expand Axis into the low end of the market. Unfortunately, significant reliability problems, handicapped remote access and new comp...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Honeywell Launches HD-CVI

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Honeywell becomes the biggest western surveillance manufacturer to release HD analog, with their new 'HQA' technology. In this note, we examine its features, pricing and positioning relative to Hikvision, Dahua and IP offerings from Western manuf...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Security Sales Forecast 2015

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The biggest surveillance manufacturer marketing push in 2014 was 4K. And the pundits continue to say how the cloud will be the next big thing. But these two were easily beat out by three less hyped but more valuable offerings.

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Testing AHD 2014

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This is where the innovation is at. During Essen and days before ASIS, IPVM is leading with a test of an analog (HD) camera, reflecting both how bad the big names are doing and the key trend we see accelerating. A number of non IP HD offerings a...

By Ethan Ace - almost 5 years ago

The Bloody HD Camera Wars Are Coming

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The most important emerging trend in video surveillance today is the emergence of non-IP HD cameras. But the conflicting go-to-market strategies and the weaknesses of each participant are likely to make this a bloody fight that risks undermining ...

By John Honovich - about 5 years ago

HD SDI / HDcctv Tutorial

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Want megapixel but don't want IP? That's the promise of HD SDI / HDcctv. In this tutorial, we examine what it is, how it differs from IP Megapixel and the key factors impacting its use including backwards compatibility, product availability, VMS i...

By John Honovich - about 5 years ago

Testing Q-See HD Analog Kit (HD-CVI)

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This kit is so inexpensive we could almost not believe it. 8 HD IR cameras plus an DVR with a 2TB hard drive for $499 total. Here's what it looks like, laid out on our table: $499 is so incredibly low you can barely buy a single integrated IR ...

By Derek Ward - over 5 years ago

The HDcctv Shakeup

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Two years ago, we projected that companies going for either Axis VSaaS or the HDcctv Alliance were making desperate moves. Now, it is more clear than ever that both are the case. HDcctv's challenges should be no surprise to anyone who has seen th...

By John Honovich - almost 6 years ago

Manufacturer Alleges Magazine is Biased

Rockoff Security's eponymous CEO has alleged that the most well known Asia security magazine, ASMAG, is biased .... against his products. His specific criticism is that "A&S Magazine[s] continue to pretend that IP cameras will soon take over s...

By John Honovich - over 6 years ago

The Next Big Thing 2012

In the past 5 years, megapixel IP cameras have sweeped the surveillance industry, changing the landscape and expectations of security users. While megapixel IP use will continue to grow, it has become quite expected. Looking ahead 5 years from no...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

The Worst Security Marketing Ever

We are all witnesses to the worst security marketing campaign ever run. Over the last 4 years, the underfunded and outmanned HDcctv Alliance has attacked, spammed, alienated and outraged security professionals around the globe. In this note, we br...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

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