Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) is a term used in the surveillance camera industry to refer to high-dynamic-range imaging and implies that the camera can handle bright and dark conditions and improve image quality. Not all cameras have the same quality WDR. Analogue cameras have a “WDR” that is actually a “Back Light Compensation” so not … Continue reading WDR – Wide Dynamic Ratio
We get asked regularly about our preferred CCTV cameras and who manufactures them. Yes they are Chinese! Why? Well it is a combination of quality (incl resolution – 6 or 8MP), reliability, ease of use (live viewing, playback and the smartphone app), price, a 3 year warranty, and local support. With the USA clamping down … Continue reading CCTV Cameras – Country of Origin?
If you are in the market for CCTV/security cameras please don’t hesitate to contact us. Not only will you get great service, a great product, a 3 year warranty, but you will also get great prices!
We recently quoted to upgrade a home alarm system that was supplied as part of a new home build. The customer informed me that they had had multiple visits after moving in as there were “issues” with the alarm. We showed them the Bosch 6000, with it’s MyAlarm app (incl sms and email notifications), and … Continue reading Not all installations are equal
As the age of the typical Sunshine Coast home increases many appliances and other devices, installed at the time of construction, start to fail. In addition, the closer you live to the ocean, the quicker the cheaper brands fail as they have little or no corrosion protection. Recently we upgraded a few residential intercoms and … Continue reading Intercoms with Smartphone Connectivity
4 Essential Ways Security Cameras Improve Your Peace of Mind According to Budget Direct’s 2018 report, around 20.3% of Australian homes have been subject to burglary. In fact, records show that there were 225, 900 burglaries in the country just in 2017. In light of these numbers, you might want to reinforce your property’s security. … Continue reading 4 Ways Security Cameras Improves Peace of Mind
The holiday season brings so much fanfare and festivity everywhere you look (as well as crowds and chaos!). Department stores, malls, boutiques and other shops are decked to the nines with beautiful and extravagant displays. From the ever-famous Santa Claus and his reindeer to polar bears and penguins and many others, you’re sure to find … Continue reading The Role of Security Cameras During Holiday Season
There has been a massive increase of vehicle theft on the Sunshine Coast. Often doors are left unlocked or the keys are left in the car (or close to it). It is also VERY VERY easy to break into a garage so I thought I would share this Video. …..and yes it is that easy to … Continue reading Secure your Garage Door (Car Theft is on the increase)
We are often asked why we use Hikvision considering it is a Chinese product. In short because of overall value for money vs resolution vs reliability. It appears we are not the only ones. I stumbled across the following information comparing CCTV manufacturers and thought it was very interesting…….. FYI I was surprised Axis is … Continue reading How good are Hikvision CCTV Security Cameras?
As our business continues to grow it was time to invest in a new van. If you are looking for an Alarm, Intercom or Security Cameras Sunshine Coast please contact us. If you see our van on the road give us a wave!