How do I choose the right system for me?

How far can most cameras see?
How far a camera sees depends primarily on the camera’s angle of view (AoV), resolution and what you want to see. There’s simply not a one-size-fits-all cam...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 6:19 PM
Do I need to get a camera with HD resolution?
A camera with HD resolution will provide a clearer, crisper image. Think about the difference between standard and high definition on your TV. An HD-equippe...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 10:55 AM
Does facial recognition on newer cameras work well?
Many smart doorbells popular with consumers have tried to bring face recognition to the market, but CNET testing has found that face recognition isn’t that ...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 10:58 AM
Should I purchase a wired or wireless system?
In general, wireless systems are preferred because they’re simply easier to install and don’t require running wires all over your house. Wireless installati...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 11:10 AM
How do outdoor security cameras provide night vision?
Night vision on outdoor security cameras is provided by passive infrared (PIR) sensors which measure infrared light radiating from objects in its field of v...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 10:59 AM
How does a wireless system work?
Wireless systems use the Internet, allowing users to connect their new security system utilizing a wireless router that treats each camera as a device. Mos...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 11:11 AM
How important is night vision in outdoor security cameras?
Night vision is highly desirable, as many crimes happen at night. Intruders may believe they have an advantage under cover of night, so our need to “see in ...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Since the cameras are wireless, how do they stay charged?
Wireless cameras are battery operated and battery life is continuously improving. Many cameras won’t need to be recharged for up to a year, but you will ev...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 11:11 AM
What does IP665 mean, and is this something I should consider?
International Protection or Ingress Protection (IP) marking “rates the degree of protection provided against intrusion, dust, accidental contact, and water ...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 12:10 PM
Will the system wake up fast enough to detect and capture motion?
Most homeowners want a security camera that actually catches people before they’ve entered the house, or even better when they are at the property perimete...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 11:08 AM