Different Types Of CCTV Cameras

CCTV cameras can be commonly found in many commercial buildings and offices. They record footage and help the police in the identification of criminals. CCTV are the sought after equipment that enhance the functioning of the security systems. However, with improving technology and falling prices of CCTV cameras, they are also being installed in private homes.

There are different types of CCTV cameras, like wired cameras, wireless cameras, night vision cameras and High definition security cameras Bunbury. Homeowners can choose a security camera depending on their individual requirements and budget.

Here are some of the common types of security cameras Bunbury

  • Wired CCTV systems

The cheapest security cameras that are commonly available are the wired CCTV systems. These systems have a wire that connects the cameras to the monitor. These systems have a number of wires like connectors and extensions that are difficult to install.

  • Wireless CCTV systems

Wireless security cameras Bunbury, use digital or analogue technology to transmit images from the camera to the monitor, mobile, tablet or other device. These cameras offer high quality images but are costlier than the wired systems. These cameras require good internet connection to function efficiently.  Wireless camera systems can be connected to an app that can be easily accessed while you are away from home.

  • IP systems

The IP systems use the home internet portal to send the recorded footage to the router. The footage can be accessed from remote locations.

  • Outdoor cameras

While using outdoor CCTV cameras, it is essential to choose security cameras Bunbury, that are weatherproof and tamperproof. These cameras must be connected to a power source. The cameras should be installed in a safe position which makes them difficult to tamper.

  • Indoor CCTV cameras

CCTV cameras can also be installed indoors. There are three types of indoor CCTV cameras, wired cameras, wireless cameras and power line networked cameras. The indoor CCTV cameras should be properly encrypted in order to prevent the theft of footage.

  • Motion detection cameras

Some security cameras Bunbury, have a motion detection sensor. The sensor turns on the camera if they detect any motion. These type of cameras are ideal for home installations as they record the footage only if they detect motion. This helps to reduce the amount of recorded footage.