969 Tests

IPVM delivers the world's most comprehensive security and video surveillance tests, featuring video screencasts, quality comparisons, and break downs of strengths and weaknesses.

Don't Be Fooled By Hot Water Bottle Fever Camera Demos

Fever camera salesmen like to fool buyers (and themselves) with hot water bottle demos. It deceives and detracts from the real flaw - these systems...

By Ethan Ace and John Honovich - about 1 year ago

Herta Facial Recognition Plus Masks Tested

Masks increase face recognition errors, but facial recognition developer Herta is claiming their algorithm gives priority to the upper part of the...

By Rob Kilpatrick - about 1 year ago

Aratek "Fever Detection" Terminal Tested

Temperature tablets have performed badly in IPVM tests but our newest test of the Aratek BA8200-T is, so far, the worst. We tested the Aratek...

By Derek Ward - about 1 year ago

Taiwan Lilin NDAA Compliant Cameras Tested

Taiwan-based manufacturer Lilin is taking direct aim at Dahua and Hikvision with their latest NDAA compliant cameras. But how well did these new...

By Rob Kilpatrick and Derek Ward - about 1 year ago

Hanwha AI Analytics Camera Tested

Hanwha has released their Wisenet P AI camera, adding person and vehicle classification to their analytics. But how does this new AI work in real...

By Rob Kilpatrick - about 1 year ago

Telpo China Temperature Tablets Tested

The provider for overseas companies ranging from Canon Singapore to US' PopID, Telepower Communication Co., Ltd (Telpo), is offering a line of 10+...

By Isabella Cheng and Derek Ward - about 1 year ago

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 - about 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year ago

Axis License Plate Verifier Tested 2020

[UPDATE - See 2021 Axis License Plate Verifier Test Results Including US Support Tested.] Axis has historically left license plate verification to...

By Derek Ward - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Derek Ward - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - over 1 year 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...

By Derek Ward - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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 - over 1 year 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...

By Zach Segal - over 1 year 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...

By Ethan Ace and Rob Kilpatrick - over 1 year ago

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