Do you use 720p or 1080p security cameras?

720p or 1080p security camerasThese days, security camera is on high demand because crime is increasing very fast. There are many companies, businesses and home owners are using surveillance cameras. These surveillance cameras are very beneficial for everyone because it protects everything. People chooses it according to their need because different types of cameras available in the market. There is one of the important aspects that what you choose because different types of resolution cameras are available. But, there are 2 main resolutions that are 720p and 1080p. Both 720p and 1080p security cameras are high definition security cameras. There are some differences between 720p and 1080p security cameras that are helpful if you are using 720p or 1080p.

Differences between 720p and 1080p security cameras

There are some major differences between 720p and 1080p security camera systems that are important for you to know about it. These differences are helpful when you choose 720p and 1080p cameras.

  • The camera resolution of 720 security camera is 1.0MP and 2.01 MP is resolution of 1080p security cameras. This is the reason 720p security cameras are known as half HD and 1080p security cameras are full HD cameras.
  • 720p has 1280×720 pixels resolution means 1280 pixels display across the monitor horizontally and 720 pixels down the monitor vertically. But, 1080p represents 1920×1080 pixels means 1920 display across the monitor horizontally and 1080 pixels down the monitor vertically.
  • You can connect your coaxial cables to DVR systems and set your 1080p cameras up to 984ft that is 300m away. But, you can set your 720p security camera systems up to 1,640ft that is 500m away.

Moreover, these are the major differences but it is also important to know about these security cameras system similar features.

Similar features of 720p and 1080p security cameras

  • 1080p and 720p security camera system both are available in 16 channels DVR, 8 channels DVR and 4 channels DVR.
  • You can continuously record 720p and 1080p HD video for 15 days with @30fps.
  • You can download android and iPhone app that are available for both security cameras.

Therefore, there are some differences and some common features of these security cameras systems that are helpful for when you select 720p or 1080p. It is important to choose best one according to your requirements because both are resolution cameras.

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About Tom Smith

I am a security expert with many years experience in hdcvi consulting and personal security contracting. I have recommended many security camera systems to 100′s of individuals and businesses.
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