865 Tests

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Face Detection Shootout - Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Uniview, Vivotek

Face detection analytics are available from a number of manufactures including Dahua, Vivotek, Hikvision, Uniview, and Hanwha, but how well do they...

By Rob Kilpatrick - 7 days ago

Face Shields Impact On Temperature Measurement And Mask Detection

First, the use of face masks, and now, plastic face shields are rising amongst the public. While face shields aim to protect people from coronaviru...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - 10 days ago

TVT Temperature Measurement Terminal Tested

While Dahua and Hikvision get the most attention for China temp products, their domestic competitors such as Shenzhen TVT are rolling out offerings...

By Derek Ward - 14 days ago

Axis License Plate Verifier Tested

Axis has historically left license plate verification to their partners, but this changed with the release of License Plate Verifier, an Axis camer...

By Derek Ward - 16 days ago

Injes Tiny Temperature Terminal Tested

While temperature terminals have trended bigger, the Injes DFace801 is relatively tiny. Does a low-profile, small device work better, as they say, ...

By Derek Ward - 20 days ago

Uniview Deep Learning Camera Tested

Uniview's intrusion analytics have performed poorly in our shootouts. Now, they have released their Prime Series Deep Learning cameras, with an "en...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - 23 days ago

Clinton Public View Monitor (PVM) Mask Detection Tested

Face mask detection, or more specifically not wearing one, is expanding amidst the pandemic. Clinton Electronics has added this capability to their...

By Derek Ward - 28 days ago

Avigilon ACC Cloud Tested

Avigilon merged Blue and ACC, adding VSaaS features to its on-premise VMS, offering remote video and health monitoring that was previously limited ...

By Sean Patton - 29 days ago

Sperry West / Alibaba Tablet Temperature Measurement Tested

In April, we ordered a ~$500 temperature tablet from Alibaba. We set it to the side while doing 18 other temperature screening tests but, after hea...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - about 1 month ago

Cisco Meraki Unlocks IP Cameras With RTSP Tested

Meraki opened up its cameras to 3rd party NVRs/VMSes by offering RTSP streaming because of "the need to solve a business problem". We tested ...

By Sean Patton - about 1 month ago

Uniview Wrist Temperature Reader Tested

Uniview is promoting measuring wrist temperatures whereas most others are just offering forehead or inner canthus measurements. But how well does w...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - about 1 month ago

Hanwha Face Mask Detection Tested

Face mask detection or, more specifically lack-of-face-mask detection, is an expanding offering in the midst of coronavirus. Hanwha in partnership ...

By Zach Segal - about 1 month ago

FLIR Screen-EST Screening Software Tested

In our FLIR A Series Test, the cameras' biggest drawback was their lack of face detection, requiring manual adjustment when screening each subject....

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - about 1 month ago

K7 Wall Mounted IR Temp Gun Tested

The original K3 model was missing a number of important features but the newest K7 model is specified to have them. But how well do they work? ...

By Derek Ward - about 1 month ago

Avigilon Face Mask Detection Tested

Face mask detection or, more specifically not wearing a face mask, is an expanding offering in the midst of coronavirus. Avigilon has now released ...

By Zach Segal and Derek Ward - about 1 month ago

Hikvision MinMoe Temperature Screening Terminal Tested

Hikvision has expanded its temperature screening options. We tested Hikvision's fever camera and optional blackbody system, in May, and now we are ...

By Rob Kilpatrick - about 1 month ago

Kentix SmartXcan Fever Screening Device Tested

German manufacturer Kentix has declared "FEVER-SCREENING REINVENTED" with its new SmartXcan device. It is a different approach but how well does it...

By Derek Ward - about 2 months ago

Dahua, Hikvision, ZKTeco Face Mask Detection Shootout

Temperature tablets with face mask detection are one of the hottest trends in the current coronavirus driven market. But how well does face mask de...

By Zach Segal - about 2 months ago

Dahua Temperature Measurement Station Tested

Dahua hit the market hard with its original 'fever' camera (tested here). Now, they have a temperature measurement station, that costs just a fract...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - about 2 months ago

Worse: ZKTeco 8" Worse Temperature Results Than 5" Tested

While ZKTeco USA's CEO objected to IPVM's SpeedFace+ 5" test results, saying the 8" version "outperforms" the 5" version, new IPVM testing shows th...

By Derek Ward - about 2 months ago

K3 Wall Mounted IR Temperature Gun Tested

Is this the solution to not spending thousands of dollars on fever cameras? Handheld IR guns are far lower cost than fever cameras but requires an...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - about 2 months ago

Axis Thermal Camera / Grekkom Human Temperature Control Tested

While Axis has a temperature detection camera (the Q2901-E), they has been reluctant to market it for coronavirus. However, Axis partner Grekkom ha...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - about 2 months ago

Mobotix Thermal Detection Camera Tested

For years Mobotix has struggled but now sales are surging driven by Mobotix's thermal camera sales as a response to coronavirus, with both their pa...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - about 2 months ago

Hikvision and Uniview Entry Level Thermal Handheld Cameras Tested

While most screening systems cost $10,000 or more, manufacturers such as Hikvision and Uniview have now released handheld models for $1,000 or less...

By Derek Ward - 2 months ago

FLIR A Series Temperature Screening Cameras Tested

FLIR is one of the biggest names in thermal and one of the most conservative. While rivals have marketed fever detection, FLIR has stuck to EST (el...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - 2 months ago

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