There are many different reasons to choose for camera surveillance, such as collecting evidence or deterring criminals. Since not every security camera is suitable for the same purposes, OnlineCameraShop offers a wide range of different types of video surveillance systems. Since there are so many different possibilities, it can be difficult to make the right choice. We will be pleased to help you on your way with the brief introduction on this page.
The most common types of camera surveillance
Wireless cameras Would you like to have video surveillance in your home but are you worried about pulling cables? That is not necessary, because there are also many wireless cameras. All our Wi-Fi cameras are safe to use, as long as you modify the default log-in data of the camera right away and you secure your home network. Even companies may use this wireless cameras as they strengthen the signal with anantenna. Tip: Choose for a set that's suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
IP cameras For those who want to be able to remotely view the camera images, IP cameras (also known as network cameras) can be very useful. Because these cameras use the internet protocol, you can always view the images live via the internet, wherever in the world you are. Another great advantage is that the image quality of IP cameras is often high-definition and therefore sharper than analog camera images. There are both IP cameras for indoor and outdoor use.
Spy cameras Sometimes you do not want others to know that they are on camera, for example if you need to collect evidence. In that case an spy camera will be very handy. This is hidden camera in an everyday object such as a pen, a lamp or a clock. No one will suspect that a camera is hidden inside.
Peephole viewer Do you want to know who is at the door before you open it? A peephole viewer makes this possible. With this handy camera you always know exactly who rang the bell. Choose for a PoE peephole viewer or a variant on batteries. Some peephole viewers come with a handy smartphone app to remotely watch live.
Durable cameras Are you looking for a more environmentally friendly or energy efficient way to monitor your business or home? Then choose speeddomes that use solar and/or wind energy. These cameras are not only good for the environment, but also for your wallet because they provide their own power. Thanks to the professional battery the camera will keep on functioning for a long time when there is no sun or wind.
Animal camera (battery powered) When you want to film wild animals in nature, you do not want to scare them away. Than animal cameras are an outcome. These cameras are well camouflaged and feature invisible infrared, making the cameras almost invisible. Apart from this, they work on batteries, so you can hang them anywhere, for example to a tree. With some cameras, you can have 6 months of filming on a set of batteries.
Complete security camera sets For small businesses and individuals complete security camera sets are ideal. These sets contain everything you need to get started. So for example, you don't have to buy a separate recorder. At OnlineCameraShop you can find sets for every budget. You can even buy a complete security camera set for €299,-.
Do you want to know more about our cameras or do you need personal advice on what CCTV system is most suitable for you? Please contact us. Tip: check out our selection aid page for help in choosing a security camera.