Uniview Overview

Uniview is one of the largest Chinese video surveillance manufacturers (behind Hikvision and Dahua) now expanding internationally, focusing on mid to high end IP cameras.

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  • ...was best, we bought and tested seven 4MP models from Axis, Dahua, Digital Watchdog, Hanwha, Hikvision, Uniview, and Vivotek. Inside this report, we rank performance overall and across major dimensions...
  • ...(N44CL52) Digital Watchdog Low-Cost 4MP Camera Tested Hanwha Low-Cost 4MP Camera Tested (QNV-7010R) Uniview Super Low-Cost 4MP Tested And coming soon, a shootout of these and other 4MP...
  • When crimes, accidents or problems occur, exporting video from one's video surveillance system is...
  • ...Tested Digital Watchdog Low-Cost 4MP Camera Tested Hanwha Low-Cost 4MP Camera Tested (QNV-7010R) Uniview Super Low-Cost 4MP Tested And coming soon, we plan to release a shootout of these and other...
  • ... Value Express pricing is more similar to super low-cost models such as Uniview's Easy Series or gray market imports of Dahua and Hikvision, all closer to the $60-80...
  • ...Teleste, S-VMS, Finland Toshiba, Japan Toshiba Shutting Down Security Division Trassir, Trassir VMS, Russia Uniview, EZStation, China Unreal Streaming Technologies (i), uVMS, US Valkka (i), Open...
  • ...out professional IP camera analytics including Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, and Uniview. Now we turn to their consumer counterparts, as we purchased and tested outdoor offerings...
  • ... Other manufacturers, such as Dahua, Hikvision, and Uniview, also better integrate their analytics to their own recorders (including events, bounding boxes,...
  • ...Analytics Shootout featuring Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision created some ill will with a Uniview distributor who objected: Could you pls explain why do you keep insisting to limit the...
  • ...And VMD Tested Hanwha Wisenet X Analytics and VMD Test Hikvision VMD And Intrusion Analytics Tested Uniview Intrusion Analytics and VMD Tested Now, in this report, we cover: The best, average and...
  • Even lower cost than Dahua and Hikvision, China's self-proclaimed 3rd place company, Uniview / UNV, is offering aggressive pricing including for the increasingly commonly used 4MP...
  • ...Calculator: 10 cameras Ubiquiti Camera Calculator: 9 cameras Unitoptek Camera Calculator: 1 cameras Uniview Camera Calculator: 170 cameras Uniview Tec Camera Calculator: 22 cameras VISION Camera...
  • ...long-term OEM / distributors, with SavvyTech most typically OEMing Dahua and Eastern OEMing TVT and Uniview. However, currently Eastern is now most notably promoting Uniview while SavvyTech recently...
  • IPVM is proud to announce video surveillance's first and only cybersecurity vulnerability...
  • H.265 / HEVC Codec Tutorial on Jun 07, 2018
    ...and NVRs has increasaed significantly, with Asian brands such as including Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Uniview, and Vivotek offering H.265 in many models. Others such as Axis, Bosch, and Panasonic have...
  • ...surveillance industry” to receive GDPR certification from TÜV, fellow Chinese surveillance manufacturer Uniview made the same claim a day before Dahua from the same company TÜV. 'Derived From' GDPR, Not...
  • Video surveillance systems depend on IP networking equipment. In this guide, we explain the key...
  • ...November 2017 - Dahua Hard-coded backdoor credentials in camera and NVR firmware (6) October 2017 - Uniview recorders vulnerable to admin password retrieval backdoor August 2017 - Hikvision Tools allows...
  • ...Hanwha PNF-9080RV Hikvision DS-2CD63C2F-IV We're also considering: Bosch Oncam Panasonic  Uniview Vivotek What do you think? Any opinions on these models or others we are missing? Let us...
  • ...non-stop flight from NYC to Shanghai is 15 hours plus another 100 miles to Hangzhou (Dahua/Hikvision/Uniview HQ), if that is closer than what you thought. A new joint promotion by US distributor CCTV.net...
  • ...Calculator: 10 cameras Ubiquiti Camera Calculator: 9 cameras Unitoptek Camera Calculator: 1 cameras Uniview Camera Calculator: 170 cameras Uniview Tec Camera Calculator: 22 cameras VISION Camera...
  • ...variants are not standardized and are specified to work only within a given manufacturer's product line (Uniview cameras with Uniview NVRs, for example). Using standard cameras on ports configured for extended...
  • Is this the Uniview USA division? If so, the site is off to a horrible start. The grammar is horrible and you can...
  • Smart Codec Guide on Feb 01, 2018
    ...264+ Panasonic Smart Coding Uniview U-Code Vivotek Smart Stream II Tested (as part of H.265 vs. H.264) Vivotek Smart Stream...
  • ..., Hikvision, Dahua, Uniview). Apologists often argue that China either (1) has no interest or (2) would not risk such...
  • ...Doubles Market Capitalization Dahua Launches Electric Cars More Notable Vulnerability Reports Uniview Recorder Backdoor Vivotek Remote Stack Overflow Vulnerability ONVIF Widely Used Toolkit gSOAP...
  • ... the ready-to-use backdoors found in Dahua, Hikvision, Sony, and Uniview.  Updated Firmware Available Axis has released updated firmware to address all of these...
  • Does anyone know what the relationship is between Dahua and Uniview? Too many of the camera and NVR models use the same naming conventions and are very similar.  So...
  • ...Arecont cameras defaulted to the lowest quantization of all cameras tested at Q20, with Panasonic and Uniview close at 21. The highest default quantization was Bosch, approximately 30Q by...
  • ...  Uniview Uniview cameras support MBR (though named VBR) and CBR. Max bitrate is constrained to an upper...
  • ...  The Uniview, though it's kinda overkill for my purpose, is awesome. It is SO sharp, beautiful, just a...
  • ... These NVRs are a recent trend among manufacturers, including Dahua, Hikvision, and Uniview (see our test), typically with no additional cost for the extended-length support. Though a...
  • We have a Uniview IPC262ER9 tag camera. Usually we go back to the site a couple times and adjust these to make...
  • A Chinese research group has identified a vulnerability in Uniview recorders that allows backdoor access in a method similar to the Dahua backdoor. IPVM spoke...
  • Although my unit has a small defect, Uniview is going to totally take care of me on this, and I'm VERY grateful. Zero pushback... which you...
  • ... Note that the EDB4700 is a Uniview OEM camera, though sold at a lower price than similar Uniview models, but without the same...
  • Couldn't get video out of the BNC cable (borrowed a friends unit dedicated to locating IPC)... ...
  • ASIS Show 2017 Final Report on Sep 27, 2017
    ...end-to-end solutions with their camera and VideoInsight VMS:   UNV / Not UNV China's self-proclaimed #3 Uniview was at the show but weirdly not Uniview itself but a local Texas distributor...
  • ...FLIR GeoVision Hanwha Hikvision IQEye Mobotix Nest Panasonic Pelco Samsung (Consumer) Sony Uniview Vivotek Manufacturer Reset Methods Below, we list how to default each manufacturer using...
  • Uniview Or Alibi? on Sep 11, 2017
    I am currently installing uniview cameras and NVR's, however a local individual asked me to look into the Alibi cameras. Let me...
  • Avigilon CEO is taking aim at their Asian competitors. And he is going directly after these...
  • Claiming "#1 among domestic manufacturers" Say what?  From an e-mail recieved today:
  • ... For example, Uniview claims cable distances of up to 300m when using their cameras and NVR (see our test), but they...
  • Unhelpful Camera Help Files on Aug 01, 2017
    ... Or this example from a Uniview manual, trying to get an answer to what "smoothing" does (which it doesn't answer). This...
  • Uniview is offering a HD zoom bullet camera, the IPC742SR9-PZ30-32G, with an integrated pan / tilt...
  • ...Luma Utility / Visualint IP Finder Sony: SNC Toolbox StarDot: StarDot Tools Trendnet: Setup Wizard Uniview: EZTools Veilux: Veilux IP Search Tool Vicon / IQEye: Surveyor MKII Discovery Tool / IQ...
  • ... Uniview With $302M in revenue, Uniview claims to be #3 in China and #8 globally. We find this claim...
  • I spoke with an officer at a US State Court who explained why they are going from Axis to Uniview.
  • Bain Capital has sold off Uniview to a Chinese company. Uniview is the self-proclaimed "#3" in China video surveillance behind...
  • Uniview NVR Changes Cameras on Apr 28, 2017
    Anyone use uniview nvr's? Looking for an explanation about why the nvr changes the cameras IPs.  
  • ...we have been playing around with this LPR setup at this site for a week or two, and had to replace a Uniview with a Speco tag camera due to distance. The Speco had 50MM of zoom v 22 for the Uniview. This...
  • ...update processes for 7 providers, including: Avigilon Dahua Exacq Genetec Hikvision Milestone Uniview [premium_content] Avigilon Control Center: Bulk Server Updates / Notify Of Client...
  • ... Uniview has added a feature that aims to have it both ways by blocking remote access for weak passwords....
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  • Uniview NVR Tested on Mar 02, 2017
    Uniview, China's self proclaimed #3 video surveillance manufacturer behind Hikvision and Dahua, is...
  • "We're #3," in China says Uniview (UNV). While the company significantly trails Hikvision and Dahua in total sales, one notable...
  • Who's Using Uniview? Why? on Jan 30, 2017
    We are certainly hearing more Uniview reports, e.g., Top Manufacturers Gaining and Losing 2016 and Hikvision Best Alternatives Picked...
  • ...moderately superior but moderately more expensive Axis - for those integrators refusing to fight on price Uniview - the up and coming Chinese alternative Vivotek, Geovision, Digital Watchdog - the incumbents...
  • So, following my recent AvertX revelation I've discovered some more retail-ish iterations of Uniview products. REVO Ultra HD series REVO Ultra HD Plus Series Now it's not just the cameras, but...
  • ...noted manufacturers (either gaining or losing) were: Arecont Axis Dahua Hanwha Hikvision Lenel Uniview [premium_content] Summary Results The three notable 'winners' were: Hikvision but much...
  • UNV (aka Uniview) bills themselves as the 3rd largest manufacturer in China, quite large by global standards,...
  • ...   Happy Analytics Uniview (now branded UNV), who bills themselves as #3 in China (owned by US investment firm Bain), was...
  • We have a system with a mix of Dahua and Uniview cameras... so all the cameras wont display on either the Dahua client software OR the Uniview...
  • Live From China CPSE 2015 on Nov 02, 2015
    ... Hikvision, Dahua, and Uniview are high-end. In China, Hikvision, Dahua, and Uniview are regarded as high end, much like Axis...
  • ...Samsung SNB-6004: ~$570 online ($450 camera + $120 lens) Sony SNC-VB635: ~$1,300 online, includes lens Uniview IPC542E-DU: ~$650 estimated street price ($500 camera + $150 lens) Recommendations The Dahua...
  • ...model, the DS-2CD6026FHWD-A, and put it up against leading low light models from Axis, Samsung, and Uniview, as well as their own 4132 integrated IR camera. We performed testing in multiple low light...
  • Hikvision / Dahua / Uniview on May 04, 2015
    Just a curiosity on my part - what names do these companies trade under in their home countries,...
  • WDR Camera Shootout 2015 on May 04, 2015
    ...NBN-932V Hikvision DS-2CD4132FWD Panasonic WV-SFV631L Pelco IME319 Samsung SNB-6004 Sony SNC-VB630 Uniview IPC542E-DU Even among these true WDR cameras, there were clear superior and inferior...
  • ...American investment firm Bain Capital and spending hundreds of thousands on an ISC West 2014 booth, Uniview is not well known internationally. However, given their size and the strong interest IPVM...
  • ...Now, an increasing number include this feature, such as Axis (via Device Manager), Bosch, Dahua, and Uniview. See our report Pros and Cons - Automating Firmware Updates for more discussion and...
  • ...Buys $141,000 Booth The $141,000 booth next to Axis and Sony has been rented by Chinese manufacturer, Uniview, who is evidently making a push into the North American market. Uniview is owned by the company...