Wireless Security Cameras
OnGuard can answer your wireless and wired camera questions.
Are wireless cameras just as good as their wired counterparts? When is wireless better? What are the pros and cons of camera choices?
Wireless cameras - with today’s technology you can and we do recommend wireless cameras in certain applications. One of the greatest applications is with interesting technology called Videofied. With Videofied we are able to employ wireless cameras on the outdoor of a property, preferably on the fenced or closed area. You can turn it on with a security keypad or an application. Someone walks in front of the unit, the motion detection detects that and it quickly and wirelessly uploads the video to the central monitoring station. At that point, we can ascertain if that looks something is suspicious and in return immediately dispatch the piece as a verified alarm. So its real time, real surveillance Videofied, it’s a great choice for outdoor coverage. Other interesting thing is what’s the difference between HD and SD? High definition and standard resolution. Today many of our systems employ 2, 3, 4 up to 8 mega pixel cameras. So when you play back your video, you are able to digitally expand that video and see what’s going on. Another important thing is black or white or colored better? Well that depends on the lighting, most in particular so low light, black or white is the way to go. Most of the systems nowadays employ infrared lighting so you can see in total darkness. And black and white works best at night, when the lighting is sufficient just switch to color and give you an optimum performance. So have no worries, we are OnGuard.