Buying cheap security cameras? You should realize the real cost
Welcome Luke, he is the senior product manager in security company that specializing in security cameras. Recently he wrote an article to explain why customers should stay away from cheap security cameras if they realize the real cost. No matter you are a homeowner who decides to have an video surveillance system intending to improve the home security or a person favors cheaper products, Luke listed the disadvantages of buying cheap security cameras in his article.
Tear down Xiaomi MiJia 360° 1080P Pan/Tilt IP Camera
Tear down the Xiaomi Mijia 360° Smart 1080P WiFi Camera which is the second released product in Mijia portfolio, the product supports real-time video monitoring, 1080p FHD resolution, IR night vision, two-way intercom, voice control and interaction feature, meanwhile the camera can support 360° pan/tilt rotation.
2MP/1080P 36x IMX291 Starvis Block Camera for IP PTZ Dome Camera
As the PTZ camera is able to provide 360 degree video surveillance coverage, they are the best cameras to monitor large open space areas. In addition to almost the endless mechanical pan/tilt rotation, each PTZ camera comes with a block camera that can not only deliver high quality video but also offering powerful optical zoom capability. For instance, the PTZ camera can support 10x, 18x, 20x, 30x, 36x even higher optical zoom. A 36x optical zoom dome camera therefore can see an object clearly which is a few kilometers away. If you just want to capture the object in a few hundred meters away, 18x and 20x optical zoom is quite adequate.