TOP10 most popular security products for April 2014
Editor / Provider: Erica Lin | Updated: 5/15/2014 | Article type: Hot Topics
asmag.com would like to introduce the TOP10 popular products for April 2014 in this report.
Have a quick look first: This month except for OB Telecom, the Top 10 most popular products are from the brand ranking of Security 50. Compared to last month, most of the products make first presence in the TOP10, two seats, unsurprisingly were taken by Hikvision's IP cameras, as previous winners in the last three months. With two products from Hikvision, the other most-clicked products were coming from Bosch, Dahua, DSC, EverFocus, Honeywell, MOBOTIX, OB telecom and VIVOTEK.
According to this ranking list, the attention of user market stays on those features including IR / Thermal detection, and 1.3 MP / 3 MP resolution. More importantly, easy-to-use designs that enable end users to save time, means reduction of total cost.
1. Hikvision DS-2CD2412F-I (W) 1.3MP IR Cube Network Camera
The first place of the TOP10 for March goes to Hikvision DS-2CD2412F-I (W) 1.3MP IR Cube Network Camera, with a leading 529-click from all around the world. Among them, more than half viewers came from America. This has been the third month in a row since this camera was first honored in December 2013. This cube camera comes with passive infrared sensor (PIS) and is capable of detecting objects within a range of 10-meter; meanwhile, this IR Cube camera is able to sustain a weather of -30 °C ~ 60 °C (-22 °F ~ 140 °F).
2. VIVOTEK IP8355EH WDR Bullet Network Camera
Right after, as a new comer in April, VIVOTEK IP8355EH wins the 2nd place with 354 clicks, receiving most of the clicks from America and Asia. This 1.3MP IR camera, with enhanced WDR, WDR Pro II (140dB), provides high image quality of 1280*1024p at 30fps even in low-light condition. Moreover, it is equipped with smart focus system, reaching the weather-proof level of IP67 for tough outdoor conditions and remote control.
3. Bosch DINION IP imager 9000 HD
As another new comer on list of TOP10 for April, Bosch DINION IP IMAGER 9000HD takes the 3rd place with 265 clicks, with nearly half of viewers from America. This Bosch active infrared 1080p30 HD camera is dedicated for 24-hour perimeter surveillance. Its remotely adjustable high power infrared illumination delivers no-light detection performance up to 120 m (394 ft). The embedded Video Analysis firmware turns the camera into automated detector.
4. DSC PowerSeries Neo HS2-Series Control Panel
Closely right behind as No.4 is DSC PowerSeries Neo HS2. Receiving 256 clicks,this new comer had the highest click-through rate from America in this rank. DSC, since acquired by Tyco in 2002, becomes an individual brand under Tyco Fire & Security. The PowerSeries Neo gives a hybrid feature-rich platform with more reliable communication through 2-way wireless PowerG technology. Not just user-friendly, the HS2-Series control panel can effectively lower operating cost by reduction of false alarms, and remote diagnostics and maintenance.
5. Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-I (W) 3MP IR Cube Network Camera
Coming closely after is Hikvision IR Cube Camera. This model—DS-2CD2432F-I (W)— definitely not a stranger to the TOP10 ranking. Since it first appeared last year, this IR Cube camera has been one of the hot products on the TOP10 throughout the past three months with a steady click-through rate. In a total of 254 clicks, most came from America.
6. Dahua IPC-K100/ K100A/ K100W 1.3MP HD Cube Network Camera
With a total of 250 clicks, Dahua 1.3MP HD cube network camera takes the 6th place in the TOP10. This all-in-one DIY home security system is designed for smart home fanatics. It has built-in PIR sensors that detect motion and tampering. Also, it supports wireless Wi-Fi 802.11n connectivity. The camera features a wide-angle lens that records 1.3MP video, and works well under low-light conditions. It sends notifications to users' smartphones whenever an activity is detected along with Dahua DMSS APP. The alarm is armed or disarmed with manual controls via smartphone or web app.
7. Honeywell IS-4500 IP Video Door Phone
The 7th place goes to another smart home device—Honeywell IS-4500 IP Video Door Phone. As a new comer on TOP10, it received 221 clicks, with over half viewers coming from America. This video door phone provides property owners and safety guards multiple communication with visitors and neighbors. Full screen visitor display and a support of 2 door cameras make this video door phone a handy and easy-to-use security device.
8. EverFocus ENVR8304E 8-Channel Plug & Play NVR
Closely right behind with 209 clicks, the No.8 is EverFocus ENVR NVR. It is also a winner of Secutech Excellence Award 2014 early this year. EVER8304E features 8-channel real-time recording and playback at 1080p resolution. The supporting of megapixel cameras and adoption of the H.264 compression format insure a smooth, high-quality video recording and viewing. Mostly, it makes operating easier with the plug and play design, and monitoring / playback of video from mobile devices via MobileFocus / MobileFocus Plus Apps.
9. OB Telecom 9331DM Mini HD-SDI Optical Converter
Taking the 9th place is OB Telecom HD-SDI optical converter. Out of the total 217 clicks, half viewers came from America. This 1-channel mini converter, supporting up to 1080p@60HZ resolution, transmits one channel of HD-SDI video plus optional one channel return RS485 signal over one single mode or multimode fiber cable. Its operation condition reaches an industrial grade of -30°C - 75°C .
10. MOBOTIX M15D AllroundDual M15 Thermal camera
Last but not least, coming to the 10th place is MOBOTIX M15D Thermal Camera with 208 clicks. This high-end thermal camera from Germany, takes a design of M15D system platform, ensuring maximum flexibility for the MOBOTIX thermographic camera. The M15D comes with thermal sensors of typically 50 mK and a temperature measuring range of -40 to +550°C/-40 to +1022°F.
* Please note that the above statistics are not based on the sum of clicks but the accumulation of IP addresses.
For last month's TOP10 products, click here.