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TESTED – Mobotix M16

Recognisable by its non-conventional form, this version of the Mobotix M16 is supplied with individual colour and monochrome modules mounted side by side. This removes the need for a mechanical infrared cut filter. The use of purely electronic light control means that there are...
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TESTED – Milesight MS-C9674

This is a low-profile 180° “Fisheye” ONVIF compliant camera based around a 12MP 1/1.7” CMOS sensor, a 1.98mm F2.8 lens and inbuilt infrared LEDs providing up to 15 metres coverage. Alarm input and output connections are provided along with an audio output. An internal microphone...
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TESTED – Uniview IPC3635ER3-DUPZ

This IP “Eyeball” style Day /Night IR camera is based around a 5MP “Starlight” 1/2.7” sensor and has a 5x motorised zoom lens. It is IP67 rated and ONVIF compliant. Operating temperature is stated as an impressive -40° to +60° C. Getting started The camera is PoE fed (8.16W) or...
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TESTED: Concept Pro CP-HSD20-AHD

This Concept Pro IP66 IK10 rated speed-dome is based on the Starvis 1/2.8” CMOS sensor, giving a 2MP (1920 x 1080p) image with a 20x zoom lens and in-built infrared illuminators with a stated range of up to 150 metres. A 30x zoom version is also available. The camera provides...
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TESTED – Manything Pro App

Manything is a name some of you will already know as the company that has an app that enables unused smartphones to be used as surveillance cameras. This is an ingenious app especially given the number of old phones we have knocking around, although for the professional installer...
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TESTED: Vista – VK2-MP4XVDIR28V12M

This dome is a 4MP vandal resistant model from the Vista VK2 range, with IP66 and IK10 protection ratings. A motorised 2.8 to 12 mm lens allows simple adjustment of the required field of view once installed. H.264 and H.265 formats are available with up to four streams. IR LED...
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TESTED – D-Link DCS-4622

Promoted as part of the “Vigilance” range, this is a Full HD Panoramic PoE camera; the unit is based around a 1/3.2” 3MP sensor with a 1.1mm F2.0 fisheye lens. It is ONVIF compliant with a stated resolution of up to 1920 x 1536 pixels for video and snapshots. Compression is H.264...
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TESTED – Master Lock 5426EURD

There is a multitude of ways to grant someone access to a building with a sophisticated access control system but for the majority of homes and a large number of businesses it is still a key that is required. In many situations, such as for the care of elderly or for allowing...
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TESTED: Bolle – Cobra & Squale

It is estimated that there are 120,000 reported eye-related injuries in the UK with over 70% of these occurring in the workplace, but many of these could have been prevented by the use of appropriate eye protection. Of course employers must take all steps to remove potential...
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TESTED – Bosch Flexidome NDE-4502-AL

This is a compact, easy to install, ONVIF compliant dome with a remote zoom and focus 3mm to 10mm auto-iris lens. It provides up to two 1920 x1080p streams with a third using MJPEG. Both H.264 and H.265 are supported. A wide selection of video analytic features along with local...