Network Video Recorders

Resolutions explained

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High definition cameras have an important role to play in video surveillance applications. They can provide video that is more useful, with more image detail and with wider coverage than standard resolution cameras. Depending on your specific requirement, you can choose different HD formats network cameras. For face recognition and vehicle plate license number recognition etc applications, you may select megapixel network cameras that support up to 1080p+ resolution. To know the size of different HD formats, you can check the following table.

Format Megapixels Resolution (pixels) Aspect ratio
SD 480p 1MP 1MP 4:3
WD1/960H 1MP 1MP 16:9
HD 720p 1MP 1280×720  16:9
960p 1MP 1280×960 4:3
1080n 1MP 16:9
1080p 2MP  1920×1080 16:9
HD+ 3MP 3MP  2048×1536 4:3
4MP 4MP  2592×1520 16:9
5MP 5MP  2560×1960 4:3
UHD 4K UHD 8.3MP  3840×2160 16:9
12MP 12MP 16:9
8K UHD 33.2MP  7680×4320 16:9

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