IP Camera Brands

IP Camera Brands

There are a lot of Internet Protocol (IP) Camera brands on the market today. IP Cameras have replaced CCTVs especially because of the immense connectivity it offers. IP Cameras provide you the security of your property and the capacity of surveillance any time and any where as long as you connect to the internet.

There are different kinds of IP Cameras that could cater to your specific needs. When buying your IP Camera, budget is also one of the most important considerations.

Other considerations would be the specifications and features you are looking for in an IP Camera depending on how you want to use it. Say, a night vision- empowered IP Camera costs more than one that does not have this feature.

You won’t need an IP Camera that has night vision when you intend to place the IP Camera somewhere with constant bright lighting. That would just be plain unnecessary.

Security is also a big issue in IP Cameras. You would not want to just buy any camera only to find out that your camera could be viewed by someone else that is unauthorized to do so.

Different brands offer different security measures and there are brands that specialize on some features over the others. So, let’s get right into it!

Dahua Technology IPC-HFW4100S

This camera is set only at 100 USD. Pretty fair for an outdoor bullet camera. It has night vision as well and features PoE.

If you want an outside IP Camera that does not have to have audio, this camera is a good purchase. If you want a higher resolution, there are 2.1 MP and 3.1 MP models.

Hikvision DS-2CD2412F-I

This camera is 50 USD pricier than Dahua Technology IPC-HFW4100S. It has useful nigh vision but not as good as Dahua. However, it has built-in microphone and has good audio which Dahua does not have. The DS-2CD2412F-IW has Wi-Fi connectivity.

Samsung SNH-P6410BN

This camera is 180 USD, that’s 30 USD pricer than Hikivision DS-2CD2412F-I. It has 2.1 MP resolution which is pretty impressive and it is Wi-Fi enabled. There’s also a built-in microphone and some good night vision.

Axis M3005-V

If you are looking for an IP Camera for your office or a business establishment, this one is pricy but well worth it. At 300 USD, we can say it is of good value especially that it is vandal-resistant. It has a strong housing and you can’t just break it. It has a 2 MP resolution camera with PoE.

Vivotek FD8162

And it just keeps getting better with this 2.1MP resolution camera, POE, IR night vision and an audio capability. It’s also perfect for establishments.

Vivotek is one of the highly regarded company manufacturer of a large range of cameras. This camera is perfect indoors and is price at more or less 400 USD.

Canon VB-S30D

We all know Canon. Of course, they make great cameras and IP Cameras is also one of their product lines. This is a 1.2MP sensor with PoE, 3x optical zoom, external microphone, and excellent mage quality with high optical resolution.

It has good night vision and low-light performance. It costs much higher at 1000 USD but definitely worth it if you are looking for a high quality and heavy duty IP Camera.

Netgear Arlo

This is an all-around camera that is good for both indoors and outdoors. It also has a night vision feature and what’s great about it is that it is waterproof. It’s very simple to use. There is a bonus of 1GB cloud storage. There is no sound, though.

Nest Cam

This camera also has night vision. It can be placed outdoors. It comes with speakers but its best feature is the impressively clear night time camera.

It can also sense motion and sound and can alert you what is going on. There is 130-degree lens and you can zoom it 8 times.

Logi Circle

Logitech’s UP camera that can be used wirelessly with 2-hour battery life. There’s smart filtering, live HD video streaming, Wi-Fi connectivity, two-way audio, and night vision.

The app is very easy to use! It’s not actually for heavy use but more of a “lifestyle camera”.

Canary Smart Security Camera

This camera has high resolution with HD 1080p video with 147 degree lens. There is night vision, of course, with clear audio. It can sense motion, air quality, temperature and humidity. The best part is that it has emergency call shortcuts.

So these are some of the brands of IP Cameras that you might want to look into.

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