Megapixel cameras in the surveillance industry are characterized by high definition imaging based on the density of pixels in the sensor. A 1 megapixel camera has 1 million pixels. As an IP surveillance technology, the advantages of megapixel cameras include image quality, the ability to segment images and zoom on portions of the field of view as well as cover wider fields of view that would otherwise need a greater number of cameras.
News relating to megapixel cameras is listed below from our archives:
Axis adds to its budget range of megapixel IP network cameras with an indoor fixed dome camera which features vandal and dust resistance as well as a wide-angle lens for use in such locations as small offices and schools
BriefCam is attending the ASIS show in Philadelphia with video synopsis technology that enables footage to be shown simultaneously on one screen to detect events which can be shown in detail in one click