798 Tests

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Testing Pelco's Sarix Megapixel Cameras (IXE20DN)

While Pelco is a leader in analog surveillance cameras, they are not even in the top 10 for 2008 global network camera sales. Pelco aims to rectify...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Testing Sanyo's HD Surveillance Camera (VCC-HD4000)

Sanyo is making an aggressive push into the IP video surveillance market introducing a broad line of HD cameras [link no longer available] in 2009....

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Testing Basler's Megapixel Cameras (BIP-1300/1600)

Basler is a recent entrant into the IP video surveillance megapixel market. Leveraging its extensive expertise in machine vision [link no longer av...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Testing Avermedia's Hybrid DVR (EH5216+)

Hybrid DVRs make the transition to IP simpler. Plus, if the units are close in price to entry level analog only DVRs, the case is easier even for b...

By Scott Oie - almost 10 years ago

Testing EzWatch's Analog CCTV Kit

The future may belong to IP but the present is still dominated by analog cameras. In this report, we test one of the least expensive analog CCTV ca...

By Scott Oie - about 10 years ago

Broad Product Offering Released / Test Results Examined

Sanyo has announced a broad range of new products [link no longer available] that expands them from just the single VCC-HD4000 [link no longer avai...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Examining Video Analytic Management Test

Steve Hunt has published test results comparing Aimetis, Milestone and Verint as 'video analytics management' platform. Given the focus of this te...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

900 Mhz Performance Field Test

Recently, Supercircuits performed a test of Firetide's 900 Mhz radios [link no longer available] in their warehouse. Their test results demonstrate...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Revenue and Customer Testing Update

Firetide released two announcements this week: (1) record revenue in H1 2009 and (2) a customer reporting rest results of up to 300 Mb/s outdoor pe...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Axis STS/AVHS Hosted Video (Secure-i)

Axis' hosted video offering, formerly called STS, now called AVHS, is a key contender in the future of video surveillance.  Hosted video offers sim...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing VideoIQ's Video Analytics (iCVR)

In this test, we examine one of the most discussed manufacturers in video analytics - VideoIQ [link no longer available]. Their claims of automatic...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing StarDot's 5MP Camera (SD500BN)

While not well known in the security market, StarDot is one of a few manufacturers providing 5MP cameras. Though StarDot has been producing megapix...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Arecont Vision's AV3105 H.264 Camera

Arecont Vision's H.264 megapixel product line has drawn an immense amount of interest. At the beginning of 2008, Arecont was the first surveillance...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Cisco SMB Software and PTZ Camera (PVC300)

This report examines and shows the abilities and performance of key products in Cisco's emerging Small Business Video Surveillance product line. Sp...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing NUUO's IP Video Surveillance Software

NUUO aims to beat companies such as Milestone, OnSSI and Exacq with broader functionalities and product lines at lower cost. What ACTi is to Axis, ...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

How Well do IP Cameras Work in Low Light?

[2016 Update: Camera technology has changed substantially since 2009. The same pattern occurs but cameras are generally much better in low light. F...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Vivotek IP7161 - 2MP MPEG-4 Camera

Vivotek's new 2MP camera (the IP7161) expands low-cost product options in multi-megapixel cameras. The IP7161's specification include support for ...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Axis Camera Station - VMS Software

Axis is much better known for its IP cameras than its VMS software. Nonetheless, their VMS, Camera Station, is quite interesting because of the rel...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing Wide Angle Megapixel Lenses - Theia SY125M

More pixels provide the opportunity for greater field of views and less cameras. However, stock lenses provided with cameras only offer moderately ...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Guidelines for Testing IP Cameras

What is the best way to test an IP cameras? We have established guidelines for our tests. These guidelines are listed below for your review and com...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

3 Key Differentiators in Megapixel Camera Testing

3 important differentiators among the cameras I am currently testing: Effective or 'true' resolution: The stated pixel count (1.3MP, 2MP, etc) i...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Do Megapixel Cameras Provide Better Image Quality?

Pixels get all the attention but image details are what is really important to video surveillance users. The more image details, the more cases tha...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Testing No Config IP Camera Remote Viewing (StarVedia)

Managed IP Video is hot but one of the key practical problems is making installation simple. While local access is trivial, remote access of IP vid...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

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