CCTV cameras have become an essential tool in deterring and solving crimes. Without the videos a camera records, finding a good lead would be quite challenging. The problem with standard cameras, however, is that footage tends to be blurry. The lack of color also makes it hard to pinpoint helpful information, such as the color of the clothes worn or the car driven.

What’s a better solution?

Install HD security cameras. Such devices have a resolution that is at least three times better, enabling anyone watching to discern pertinent details. Whatever facial feature that is unrecognizable in a standard camera is well-defined in a high definition security camera, especially when it has a resolution of 720p or 1080p. And when everything is clear, easy recognition is achieved.

See the difference in the quality of the HD Surveillance Equipment
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What other benefits an HD security camera offers?

Full Frame Rate
Compared to standard cameras, HD cameras provide a full frame rate that leads to a better viewing experience. Not that watching a crime or illegal activity is pleasant. But you have to admit that watching a smooth video is better than a choppy clip or one that flickers.

Wider Coverage
Want to see more with just one camera? If you install high definition security cameras, this is exactly what you get. One HD camera can cover a larger area without losing the quality of its image resolution. If all camera views overlap, the more you can see at one time.

Easy Setup
Despite the amazing capabilities, HD security cameras use the same RG59 or RG6 cables that standard camera uses. This makes installation and replacement easier than ever. Compatibility won’t be an issue and no need to buy new cables that would have to be re-installed.

Therefore, if you want to get a good view of the people or things under surveillance, replace standard devices with high definition security cameras. Some might argue that they’re expensive, but the benefits you gain make them worth buying.

For more information on HD security cameras be sure to check out our high definition camera product page and What Are HD-SDI Cameras.