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Surveillance Storage Calculator


Input your surveillance technology specifications to estimate the necessary storage space needed to support your unique environment.

Resolution is determined by the number of pixels captured by the camera.
Regardless of the codec used (MJPEG, JPEG2000, MPEG-4, H.264), all IP cameras offer quality levels, often called 'compression' or 'quantization'. Video quality is determined based on bandwidth and compression settings. Lower bandwidth and greater compression equates to lower video quality.

Required Storage Space

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