CCTV TV Resolution and Monitor Guide: 8K, 4K, UHD, 2K, 1080P and 720P

In the field of CCTV (Closed-Circuit Television), resolution plays a critical role in determining the quality and clarity of the video captured. Higher resolutions offer more pixels and hence more detail, but they also require more bandwidth and storage. This guide breaks down the different resolutions commonly used in CCTV systems, offering insights into what … Read more

Face Mask Detection Cameras

COVID-19 may not be impacting our lives the same way it had, but it made a significant impact on society and many companies developed products to help with the containment of the virus. While it may no longer be a requirement to wear things like face masks out in public, many people and different cultures … Read more

Ring Video Doorbells vs Hikvision Intercom: A Comprehensive Comparison

Security is a top priority for every homeowner, and video doorbells have revolutionised the way we monitor our homes. Two major players in this field are Ring, known for its user-friendly video doorbells, and Hikvision, famous for robust intercom systems. But how do these two brands stack up against each other? Let’s delve into a … Read more

H.264 vs H.265 vs Mpeg 4 Codecs Explained – Which is best for an NVR?

When it comes to video compression, three codecs often come up in discussion: H.264, H.265, and MPEG-4. Each of these represents a generation of video encoding and decoding technology, and understanding their differences can be critical for a variety of applications like streaming, video editing, and more. Let’s dive into these standards and see what … Read more

EZVIZ IFA 2023 – New launches including HomeKit E6 – 3K Pan & Tilt Indoor Camera

IFA 2023 in Berlin is just a few weeks away, and many consumer electronics companies will be announcing lots of new exciting products. One such brand is EZVIZ. EZVIZ were traditionally a consumer and residentially-focused subsidiary of Hikvision, though I am unsure how connected they are anymore. EZVIZ started off selling consumer-friendly home surveillance products … Read more