Network or internet camera, also coined as an IP camera, is a trendy and efficient way of surveillance of your property. You can remotely watch streaming audio and video in the internet browser. An internet protocol (IP) camera enables you to supervise your office or home via the internet using a particular software. The webcam transmits the data to your computer. But this system does not need a computer for transmission of data. The data it sends is encrypted. So a third party cannot access or watch the feed. Use secure Wi-Fi networks that encrypt all information you send and receive.
IP cameras transmit all its data through a wireless router. A good wireless protocol secures your data while transmitting through the router. IP camera price depends on the type of camera you choose to purchase. The varieties of network cameras are immense, ranging from fixed cameras, covert, wireless, pan tilt zoom (PTZ), 720p and 1080p HD, 4k ultra HD, and multi-megapixel cameras. The cost also incurs set up, installation, configuration, and integration. The cost could be on the higher side if you choose day/night cameras equipped with night vision using infra-red technology. These cameras can take images in low light or in complete darkness using inbuilt IR illuminators.
On the other hand, a video door phone system is an amazing security feature that safeguards your home from intrusion and unwanted people. It also acts as an intercom system enabling you to converse with strangers standing at your doorstep. It gives you ample opportunity to decide to open the door or not. It works on a combination of both audio and video communication. It creates a bridge between indoor and outdoor settings.
This security system has two components indoor and outdoor elements. On the outer side, an electronically controlled bolt free system is installed. The inside has a screen that is present to facilitate video intercom. The outer panel consists of a high-quality HD night vision camera, a microphone, a speaker, and some pushbuttons enabling the visitor to communicate with you. The video monitor inside the house lets you know who is standing on the other side of the door and whether the right of entry should be approved or not. IP camera and door phone systems together make your house a more secure and safe place. After all, there is no compromise on the protection of your loved ones.