1. Z

    Newbie From UK

    Hi All, I have just joined and have ordered a new reolink 4k (8mp) CCTV system with 2 x D800 and 2 x B800 cameras. I am wondering if this is a good choice of system and camera combo ? Also its comes with 2TB HDD, but is this enough for 4k (8mp) recording for 30 days using h264+ which is what...
  2. sygad1

    12 x 8MP - system requirements - discussion

    Hi All Looking for some advice about a new system. Before I go on, I know there will be suggestions about VBR and lowering fps etc, but I am genuinely curious to know what would be needed and what bottlenecks would arise around pushing everything to maximum. Looking at a mixture of...
  3. A

    HIKVISION Turret or Dome?

    Hi All New to the forum and new to the technical world of cameras. I am installing around 8 cameras (3 in front of house, 3 at the back and 2 inside). My question is should I go for Turret or Bullet or combination. Any help will be really appreciated. Outside cameras Front of house -> 2...
  4. Burton_Flooring

    (8MP) IPC-HFW1831E Review

    (I consolidated my posts from another thread to make info on this camera a little easier to find. Please check out the video clips towards the bottom of the post.) I'll post more pictures later, but here's some to wet your whistle. I found that enabling WDR on the 1831E is neither very...
  5. K

    Ready to upgrade DVR?

    Hi, I have a Hikvision 7208HQHI Turbo 2mp DVR for home use for a while now, happy with it, coax installed and concealed perfectly with access to power for each camera. I also have a gigabit switch at home, access to PoE switch, 100mb broadband. I used to run a couple of IP cameras over the...
  6. Burton_Flooring

    8mp H.265 Lite "Starlight" Camera?

    Just found the bullet for sale on Alibaba: Dahua H.265 Ipc-hfw2831t-zs New 4k 8mp Wdr Ir Bullet Network Ip Camera - Buy Dahua Poe Ir Ip Camera,Auto Networking Ip Camera,Hikvision Ip Camera Product on Alibaba.com Specs are the same between Dome/Bullet, except for the Fixed Bullet (for some odd...