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10 top facts about Analogue CCTV Cameras

  • An analogue camera is a traditional camera used in domestic CCTV systems. It sends video over coax cable to a digital video recorder, commonly known as a DVR.
  • Traditional analogue cameras operate over coax cable. They can also work over twisted-pair cable.
  • Analogue cameras can send video over twisted-pair cable up to 1.5 kilometers away and 300 metres away over coax cable. Analogue transmissions lose clarity with increased distance and when the signal is converted from one format to another.
  • Analogue cameras require more cabling than IP cameras. For instance, they need a separate cable to control pan, tilt, and zoom functions. If there is audio, another cable is required. One analogue camera may require three separate cables: Power, Audio, and Video.
  • Analogue CCTV cameras have been around for more than half a century and have a long-standing history of reliability.
  • Analogue security cameras are less expensive than IP cameras.
  • Analogue cameras offer resolutions that range from 2 megapixels to 8 megapixels.
  • HikVisionColorVu analogue cameras can record in full colour throughout the day and night.
  • Viewing analogue cameras remotely on smartphones and smart devices anywhere in the world is made easy using the HikConect app (compatible with the HikVision range of CCTV cameras).
  • Analogue cameras are fairly easy to run, sending recordings to a digital video recorder (DVR), which then converts the analog to digital and stores it. DVRs are also simple to set up and run.


2mp ColorVu
  • Gives the user full colour even at night.
  • Free Hik Connect App allows you to view your cameras anywhere in the world via a smartphone or tablet.
  • 2.8mm or 3.6mm fixed wide angle Lens.
  • Color: 0.0005 Lux.
  • 20 meters white light LED range (40 meters in 5MP).
  • 4in-1 signal options supported, HD-TVI/AHD/CVI/CVBS.
  • Unique eyeball design allows mounting at any angle wall or ceiling.
  • Aluminium and Plastic body.
  • Hikvision quality brand with 3 years warranty.
  • Weatherproof IP67 rated.
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