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3 Reasons You Should Be Using Hikvision Turbo HD

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016


3 Reasons You Should be Using Hikvision Turbo HD

Hikvision Turbo HD is a new range of HD-TVI CCTV cameras that is perfect for both first-time buyers and those upgrading an existing coax system. Available at a lower price-point than other CCTV cameras, very easy to set up, and with a host of features that can rival those found in IP cameras, Turbo HD is a real game-changer in the world of security. Read on to see why you should consider Turbo HD when building your next CCTV solution!

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The New 4k IP Cameras – A Writeup of Axis and Hikvision’s Webinar

Thursday, January 7th, 2016

Axis P1428-E - From use-IP's range of 4k IP cameras
Hikvision and Axis recently gave a webinar in conjunction with Security System News on the topic of 4k IP cameras, the challenges that the new technology brings, as well as the vast number of benefits we can expect to see within the next couple of years as it increasingly moves towards becoming the industry standard. Below is a short writeup of their discussion by us at use-IP, where we’ll go over their points and provide a general introduction to 4k technology for the average user. Be sure to check out the webinar yourself here if you’re interested, ‘From the Living Room to the Control Room: 4k Ultra HD Surveillance‘, as it makes for a very interesting listen for anyone excited about where the technology will be taking us over the next few years.

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New Hikvision NVR Models For 2016 – DS-7716NI-I4-16P and DS-7608NI-I2-8P

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

New Hikvision NVR Models for 2016 - Available from www.use-ip.co.uk!

We’ve just received in the office two new Hikvision NVR models brand new for 2016 – the DS-7716NI-I4-16P and DS-7608NI-I2-8P. Both represent fantastic upgrades from the previous range, combining improved hardware with a wide range of support for cameras up to 4k in resolution!

They are perfect for use with Hikvision 4MP IP cameras, and therefore make a great base for any new IP camera CCTV system in 2016.

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The New Hikvision R6 Family of 4MP IP Cameras

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Hikvision have recently released a new range of 4MP cameras – the R6 family line – which expands upon their existing 2-line range with better WDR resolutions and support for their new H.264+ video compression codec.

We gave the new DS-2CD2742FWD-I (4MP) model a test in the office against the older DS-2CD2732F-I (3MP), and the results are dramatic as you can see here for yourself! It performed far better at all WDR settings and provided a much clearer picture of our strongly back-lit subject.

This new range also supports Hikvision’s new H.264+ Smart Codec which provides a much better compression rate of high definition footage than the previous H.264 Codec. As shown in a recent video, this improvement can save you up to 66% space when compared with the previous iteration, which can obviously go a long way to help reduce the cost of on-going data storage.

The full range of 4MP Hikvision R6 cameras are now available at our webshop. Be sure to check out our YouTube channel for more regular content including product demonstrations, testing, and unboxings!

Hikvision Features Summary

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

The range of HikVision IP cameras is rapidly growing, to make it easier for you to decide which camera best suits your needs we have created a table showing some of the features of each Hikvision camera we have in our webshop.

NB:

Fixed/Vari-focal ~ whether the camera has a fixed or vari-focal lens and its viewing angle.
D/N ~ whether the camera has the day/night function.
PoE ~ whether the camera has Power over Ethernet or not.

1MP

1.3MP

2MP

3MP

5MP

Fixed

Vari

D/N

PoE

IR Range

Indoor

 Outdoor

Cube

DS-2CD2432F-IW

75.8°  ✓
 Box  1MP  1.3MP  2MP  3MP  5MP  Fixed  Vari D/N  PoE IR Range Indoor Outdoor
DS-2CD853F-E  –
DS-2CD854F-E
DS-2CD855F-E

DS-2CD883F-E

Bullet 1MP 1.3MP 2MP 3MP 5MP Fixed Vari D/N PoE IR Range Indoor Outdoor
DS-2CD2012-I 45.3° 30m

DS-2CD2032-I

75.8° 30m

DS-2CD2232-I5

22° 50m

DS-2CD2612F-I

101° ~ 30.4° 30m

DS-2CD2632F-I

 101° ~ 30.4° 30m

DS-2CD8264F-EIZ

 101° ~ 30.4° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD8253F-EIZ

101° ~ 30.4° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD8254F-EIZ

101° ~ 30.4° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD8283F-EIZ

101° ~ 30.4° 30m
 Dome   1MP  1.3MP 2MP 3MP 5MP Fixed Vari  D/N PoE IR Range Indoor Outdoor

DS-2CD2112-I

75.8° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD2132-I

75.8° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD7153-E

68°  ✓

DS-2CD2532F-

45.3° 10m

DS-2CD2332F-I

75.8° 30m

DS-2CD2712F-I

80°
~
27.2°
20m

DS-2CD2732F-I

98°
~
30.5°
20m

DS-2CD7353F-EI

101° ~ 30.4° 10m
~
20m
DS-2CD764FWD-EZ 101°
~ 30.4°
10m
~
20m

DS-2CD7253F-EIZ

101° ~ 30.4° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD7254F-EIZ

101° ~ 30.4° 20m
~
30m

DS-2CD7283F-EIZ

92°
~
36°
20m
~
30m
 Speed Dome  1MP 1.3MP 2MP 3MP 5MP Fixed Vari D/N PoE IR Range Indoor Outdoor
DS-2CD5274 54.1° ~
3.2°
DS-2CD7274 54.1° ~
3.2°

DS-2DF5284-A

 58.3° ~
3.2°

DS-2DF7284-A 58.3° ~
3.2°

 

DS-2DF1-772 55.2° ~
3.2°