CCTV Wizard - DVRs
Need help in what to choose for your CCTV installation?
CCTV Buying Wizard - Select the DVR and quality (2 Megapixel versus 5 Megapixel) - Step 1 of 5.
A five step process to ensure you have the correct parts for your installation.
- Choose your preference from the selection below.
- Select the blue bundle icon to add your parts to your shopping basket.
- Review the basket and amend parts and quantities as you need.
- Choose the Next Step Green Icon.
The choice of DVR (Digital Video Recorder) simply depends on how many cameras you require and in what resolution. A 4 channel DVR will support up to 4 cameras, and likewise an 8 channel will support up to 8.
When it comes to resolution and quality, the difference between 2 megapixel (2MP) and 5 megapixel (5MP) can be seen in the reference image below. A 5 megapixel camera is better quality than a 2 megapixel camera due to the increased resolution.