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  1. N

    Advice on a system for an Elder

    I've setup several Hikvision systems, now I need to setup my parents who are elder and who have a summer home too far for me to install. I wanted to get the a 4-5 cam system + doorbell cam, NVR etc. I wanted an ONIVF system so they dont' have monthly fees, but regarding the doorbell cam I'm...
  2. O

    Advice thought on suitable doorbell to be used from BlueIris

    I am thinking of upgrading my security and alarm system and would like to self manage using BlueIris, but before hand I would like to know if what I plan is doable. Can you please advise a newbie on this question. I believe that adding HikVision cameras will not be a problem, my concern is the...
  3. brahmioo

    Hikvision DS-KV6113-WPE1 bad audio quality

    Hi Guys, I've bought the DS-KV6113-WPE1 and am using it standalone(Hik-Connect), so I've upgraded to the latest firmware that is compatible with this device working standalone (V2.1.5 build 200904) But almost every call that I get has very bad sound quality, I can't even hear what people are...
  4. C

    Ezviz DB1 with no chime

    Hi all, I have just purchased an Ezviz DB1 and would like some advice on how to install this without a chime. The reason for this is my dog HATES the chime and loses his mind every time the doorbell is pressed. I apologise in advance if this has been asked before but I couldn't find it on the...
  5. U

    Hikvision Doorbell DS-KB8112-IM Issue: Can't get doorbell press alarms sent to multiple hik-connect accounts

    Hi, I have the Hikvision Doorbell (DS-KB8112-IM) and running firmware V1.4.5_190219 (region code for my unit is WR). I do not have the indoor station. I can successfully connect this unit to Hik-connect and when I press the doorbell button I receive the call on my phone with the Hik-connect...
  6. M

    AD110 Amcrest Doorbell - Focus Distance Issue

    Hi, all, just added an AD110 to my growing collection of Amcrest/Dahua cameras. Interesting concern that I haven't been able to find online. It appears my unit's focus depth is stuck in macro/shallow. For viewing anything from two inches (50mm) to six inches (150mm) from the camera lens, the...
  7. TundraCam

    Door Station w/ 2 buttons ?

    Is there a good door station / doorbell that has two buttons (plus camera and possibly mic & speaker)? I'd like to be able to distinguish between someone standing at the door who needs someone to come immediately and a package drop-off that is not so urgent. So far those that I've found are...
  8. O

    Uniview URDB1 - A doorbell with great image quality, Onvif/RTSP streams, and EXIR, but no mechanical/digital doorbell support.

    When I heard about Uniview's doorbell, I was immediately excited to try it out and got my hands on it that same week, thanks to some great connections that I have in the CCTV world. I was already on the lookout for a replacement to my Hikvision doorbell, and it seemed to meet all my requirements...
  9. S

    New Laview DB6 2.1MP AI Doorbell Camera - Battery Powered.

    I was looking through Laview and saw this newly listed, though it isn't for sale yet. Its a battery version of a doorbell camera. I assume its a rebranded Hikvision camera. The page is so new the video that is linked is wrong it shows the 3MP one we are used to that is hardwired only. Below is...
  10. IT-man

    How to integrate Dahua intercom SIP version to other SIP servers.

    Hi I am using VTH1550CH & VTO3211D-P2. both of them upgraded with SIP firmware successfully. I could successfully register my extensions in the SIP server(ZYCOO U20) :) , but can not make calls :(. I think it's codec problem , although I've already enabled the video stream codec(H.264) and...
  11. E

    Amcrest Doorbell "chime kit"

    I have a question that no one has yet answered. I bought a AD110 video doorbell. It has a little box that is called a "chime kit". Being an engineer, I am curious as to what is in this little box. Can you answer that? ALSO, I have a rational reason for asking this question. I have 2...
  12. S

    Dec 2020 - Comparison of RTSP Doorbells

    Update Dec 2020: Cleaned up specs table. Added EZVIZ DB1C. There are also many more options available now compared to back when this thread started. If you have one you'd like to add, PM me along with specs and sample video. The purpose of this thread is to share my findings comparing RTSP...
  13. Buttan Butt

    RCA HSDB2A Notification to Home Automation System

    Hello There! I just ordered a RCA HSDB2A and I'm waiting for it to arrive. I don't have an existing traditional door bell. I'm currently using a push button connected to a Z-wave device. That works great but my new Doorbell Camera will have only 2 connections that by "some magic" is used both...
  14. G

    Maximus Answer - DualCam Video Doorbell

    I had been looking for a doorbell camera to help with package theft. I ended up getting in on an early release for the "Answer" dual camera from Maximus (full tech spec link here). I'm not sure when Maximus will officially release, but so far this thing has been great. If you want to avoid...
  15. S

    YooSee SD-M5 doorbell: 1080p, PoE, RTSP, Onvif, only $66

    Hi, I think this is a new doorbell from YooSee (model SD-M5) and on paper it looks too good to be true: 1080p app controlled smart doorbell camera PoE wireless Wi-Fi AC 8-24V DC 9-36V built-in PIR motion sensor Yoosee app Yoosee 1080p smart video doorbell/intercom HD camera wireless/Wi-Fi...
  16. G

    Night Owl Doorbell - WM-WD2CL

    I tried to packet capture the Night Owl Connect software but I didn't have a rooted phone handy and it had some sort of protection keeping it from working through the VPN connection. Images are horrible. I was able to get it working with iSpy using http. Lag with either Night Owl Connect or...
  17. Deadeye

    Hikvision clones?

    Hi, I was wondering if anyone knows if all of these doorbells are the same under the housing? Hikvision - https://www.amazon.com/HIKVISION-Doorphone-Doorbell-DS-KB6403-WIP-TF-card/dp/B07FSS6ZFH/ref=sr_1_3 Uniden -...
  18. bigoliver

    POE ONVIF compatible doorbell with WiFi/poe chimes

    Hi all, I want a Poe doorbell for greater reliability, and so I don't have to hire an electrician to change the doorbell transformer. I want it to connect to my NVR and record either 24/7, or just when a person comes to the door. I want the bell to connect to my phone and inform me when it is...
  19. RingMyBell

    How to access ringbell from another PC?

    Hi everyone! My question is about an issue that I hope has been already solved. I just want to access my wifi ringbell not only from my app on the phone but also from another computer, a desktop or anytihng else that is connected to the web. I don't know if this thread had already been...
  20. A

    Recommendations for a good Doorbell (POE/IP65)

    Hi All I'm planning to install a lan based doorbell and need your recomendations. what i want a POE/IP65 outdoor one (i live near sea) that can connect to wifi chime over my home wifi LAN the recording facility should be adapted to my NAS drive Dahua VTO2111D-WP seems to be a good investment...
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    DB11 placement recommendation

    We purchased the new DB11 to replace our old doorbell button that you see in the picture. We are concerned about the un-level stone we will have to install the DB11 on. Any ideas or recommendations on what would be the best way to get the doorbell cam installed? I have attached some pics of the...
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    Xiaomi Zero Doorbell

    Anyone here tried the Xiaomi Zero Doorbell yet? I believe it's officially only on sale in China for now but it seems like it's already being sold on several Chinese sites that ship internationally. I'm not sure about the full specs but the price seems to be good (29 bucks / 33 bucks with...
  23. K

    Newb in Indiana

    Been talking with the wife about getting cameras installed for a while now and finally got a Laview doorbell camera to get my feet wet and hopefully catch the UPS driver throwing our packages on the porch. Wish the camera was clocked 90 degrees so the wide angle was vertical instead of...
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    Wi-Fi Doorbell Camera with RTSP and/or ONVIF

    I am looking for a specific type of doorbell camera, and I have not been able to find one that meets my requirements, which are: Draws power from existing doorbell wiring / does not require any additional wiring Has a button which, when pressed, will ring the existing doorbell Connects via...
  25. Errand Wolfe

    Connecting RCA HSDB1 to Hikvision DS-7104NI-SN/P

    So I am very new to IP cameras, but frankly I am not even sure if what I want to do is possible... I bought a RCA HSDB1 doorbell camera with the understanding this was a rebranded Hikvision. I see plenty of people who got it working with Blue Iris. To add to my confusion, even after factory...
  26. N

    RING Doorbell WiFi range

    So, I'm not a big believer in all the RING products but my sister bought the RING2 doorbell for my mom, (who is 82 and will never remember what to do with it on the smart phone she bought her last year that she can hardly use). I have been volunteered the tech support as usual. Well, I hooked...
  27. sfnetwork

    Hikvision doorbell camera - DS-KB6003-WIP

    I just got a DS-KB6003-WIP. I connected it in my existing doorbell wires (all ok with the power, etc.. checked in advanced) The basics works great (Wifi connection, doorbell button, etc...) I already have an NVR with 7 Hikvision cams (Cube, dome, mini dome, etc...) but I first wanted to fully...
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    Dahua IP intercom: VTO3211D-P2 (new P & P4 ) door station - experience, review, firmware support?

    Hi there, I am currently looking into VTO3211D-P2 as the IP intercom for a two unit home. (Note: Newer generation: Recommended Replacement: VTO3211D-P-S2/P2-S2/P4-S2 but on the first look not much different really) It is a compact intercom / door station for two units - runing over IP (or to...
  29. K

    Hikvision output to digital door chime

    I have one of the new hikvision WiFi doorbells in the UK, and as we don’t have 16v-24vac chimes in this country, I am having a challenge in finding a solution for a chime. Has anyone found a solution to trigger some sort of digital chime using the output of a hikvision DVR? So when the dvr...
  30. KerryL

    Uber Noob question

    I regretfully had a Vivint system installed last month and although I like certain aspects, it's clumsy, unreliable and expensive. Fortunately the sales rep gave me a month to evaluate and cancel, so I've decided to go the DIY route with a local NVR and home automation via smartthings or...
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