These days it feels the world cannot be trusted; it’s hard not to worry about our families or workplace when we step away from them and that’s why security systems have become a popular option. Security systems come with many different functions, image qualities, recording devices, etc.
4K security cameras, also known as 8MP security cameras, record top-notch images with exquisite details, high quality, brilliant colors which makes reviewing the footage, and identifying what you’re looking for, much easier.
Today we’re taking a look at some of the top products available to see how they compete against each other.
Table of Contents
- 10. GW, 8 Channel 4K Security System
- 9. Hornbill 4K 8CH PoE Security Camera System
- 8. ZOSI UltraHD 4K 8 Channel Security System
- 7. OOSSXX 4K 8CH Security Camera System
- 6. Hiseeu 4K 8CH Camera Security System
- 5. Swann 4K UltraHD Security Camera & Spotlight With 2 Way Talk/Siren
- 4. ZOSI 4K UltraHD 4Channel Security System
- 3. Reolink 4K 8 Channel Security Camera System
- 2. Amcrest UltraHD 4K (IP8M-2496EB)
- 1. SV3C Outdoor 4K Security Camera
- Buying Guide
10. GW, 8 Channel 4K Security System
GW’s exquisite 4K security system includes an 8 Channel 5-IN-1 (HD-TVI/CVI/AHD/CVB/IP) 8MP security DVR with eight bullet cameras that can be installed either indoor or outdoor.
Out of the DVR systems we’ve looked at, this is one of the strongest. The high-quality videos undergo H.265+ compression which, as mentioned earlier, needs less space and doesn’t sacrifice footage quality. The DVR comes with a 3TB internal hard drive (it can be extended to 20TB), a remote control, as well as a USB mouse.
GW offers a two-year warranty as well as lifetime tech support.
9. Hornbill 4K 8CH PoE Security Camera System
hornbill has a 4K UltraHD PoE security camera system with videos that have clear sharp details; the image quality allows you to zoom in digitally and still get clear images.
The cameras’ night vision covers up to 30M (100ft) and they are waterproof, suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. The NVR comes with 2TB hard drive spaces. Hornbill offers a 2-year warranty with 60 days money-back guarantee.
8. ZOSI UltraHD 4K 8 Channel Security System
ZOSI’s 4K UltraHD security system comes with an 8CH DVR recorder (you’ll be able to connect up to 8 cameras to the DVR) and four 4K security cameras for outdoor and indoor use. The camera has an exquisite night vision of up to 30M (100ft) and covers an angle of 110 degrees.
The security system has four types of recording modes: record footage continuously, uses scheduled timing, record upon motion detection, and recycle record. You can set each camera connected to the DVR to a different mode of recording.
7. OOSSXX 4K 8CH Security Camera System
OOSSXX offers a 4K POE security system that is easy to install and run. The cameras are made of high-quality metal, great for outdoors and suitable for 24/7 use, and have infrared night vision.
The NVR comes with a 2TB hard drive space which can be extended up to 6TB. It is an 8CH device which means you’ll be able to add 4 more cameras later if you need more coverage.
The company provides a one-year warranty that covers free parts replacement and lifetime technical support.
6. Hiseeu 4K 8CH Camera Security System
This security system can support eight PoE camera connections. The package comes with four 4K security cameras and an 8CH NVR.
The cameras have a wide 120 degrees viewing angle, which is one of the wider ones on our list. The night vision covers up to 40M (131Ft) distance so you can use this system for 24/7 monitoring of your living spaces.
Hiseeu’s security system supports H.265+ compression for better compression ratio, higher quality videos, and less space; together with a 3TB storage space, it will give you days on end of video recording capacity. It’s ONVIF compatible which means you can add other brand cameras or NVRs.
The system has a one-year warranty during which, if necessary, the company offers free part replacement.
5. Swann 4K UltraHD Security Camera & Spotlight With 2 Way Talk/Siren
Swann’s product might be on the pricier end, but it is a powerful security tool. The footage is in 4K UltraHD clear and well detailed but it also comes with motion lighting, allows two way talking, and packs a siren.
The color night vision can record up to 35M (115ft) when the spotlight is on, and, without it, the black and white night vision captures up to 45M (150ft) in total darkness.
The strong spotlight siren will help to scare away intruders as well as wild animals. The two-way talk function is good for dealing with possibly dangerous strangers without having to put yourself in danger.
The camera is capable of thermal sensing, it detects warm moving objects, and if connected to the correct NVR you can set it up to trigger push notifications that are more reliable than the simple motion detection alerts.
This powerful security camera comes with a one-year warranty.
4. ZOSI 4K UltraHD 4Channel Security System
This is a good UltraHD 4K security camera system by ZOSI. It has a CMOS image sensor which means the camera can capture more light for improved contrast, color, and performance at low-lights. The cameras are also waterproof for outdoor use.
The system comes with an HDMI cable which allows you to connect it to a TV. The 4 Channel DVR has a 2TB hard drive space.
The 4K UltraHD Reolink PoE security system delivers bright and clear images with an easy to set-up PoE based network.
The cameras’ have night time infrared LEDs to capture better at low light, and are waterproof, making them great outdoors security cameras.
The system comes with 4 cameras, but the NVR can support up to 8 IP cameras to be added whenever convenient. The NVR comes with a 2TB internal hard drive space which allows 24/7 security recording; more storage (up to 4TB) can be added when needed.
2. Amcrest UltraHD 4K (IP8M-2496EB)
Amcrest produces a great high-quality 4K camera that has an enhanced low light capability thanks to Sony’s cutting edge Starvis image sensors as well as Ambarella S3LM chipset.
This is a security camera suitable for outdoors (weatherproof) with a lens that covers an angle as wide as 112 degrees. It’s also a PoE system that makes the setup and power transmission much easier.
While the manufacturer does not list or suggest this, the users report it’s ONVIF compatible and can be connected to a variety of different NVRs.
Amcrest offers its customers a cloud video storage subscription as well if you would rather secure your data in a third-party location.
The camera comes with a one-year US warranty and lifetime tech support.
1. SV3C Outdoor 4K Security Camera
This is an UltraHD 4K camera made by SV3C. It is a PoE (power over ethernet) camera meaning that it gets power through the same cable used to transmit the video data. In general PoE, systems are easier to set up.
The camera is bullet type and comes with a microphone built into it so that you can record both video and audio outdoors.
The camera has a 5MM lense, which is on the narrower side, but it’s great for those who prefer an up-close focused shot.
4K (8MP) security cameras have revolutionized the security systems with double the resolution and details. They record every detail, keeping a tab on the driver plates, faces, and even animals if you live in rural areas. With the state of the art technology, offered by modern security systems, you can feel safe and step away from your concerns to focus on work and family life.