Today I am going to describe one of the best cctv integration tools that every CCTV integrator must-have. This cctv integration tool comes with the name CCTV Tester, it has a display unit that allows a camera to display images without DVR.
CCTV tester has come to the first name in your mind if you talk about CCTV tools. It is a very useful device.
Here, we are trying to turn your focus towards one important CCTV tool, which can be useful to increase the efficiency of work. These cctv tools are available in the market. Before we start, Just think about those problems which commonly occur at the installation site. These problems are very small but we have to spend lots of time. Using these cctv tools, you can do a smooth installation. so let us start from the first.
These are the following CCTV tools.
CCTV Integration Tools
The CCTV camera tester is a conveyable device that is used to check the appearance of the cctv camera. This camera tester is used to perform the video angle, allow quick and efficient setting of your camera, Field of view and quality of the image. It is compliant with standard-definition analogue NTSC/PAL HD analogue and ONVIF ethernet IP camera systems.
If you want to have a CCTV tester in your CCTV tools, then one thing to keep in mind is that you have all the connecting ports in it, like HDMI, AV, VGA and also LAN port for IP camera.
So if you are going to install a CCTV camera at big premises then a CCTV tester can save your precious time. If you want to check the CCTV camera is working or not you can directly check it to connect with the CCTV tester port without any wiring.
In the CCTV tester, there is a jack/port of BNC, DC and adapter with a very good HD colour display of about 3.5 cm in which you can see each detail. The system automatic recognise the NTSE/PAL home network cable test function.
This device comes has various types depending on technology.
- Analog CCTV video Tester – which Display only analogue Camera
- AHD CCTV video Tester- which display only an AHD camera
- 3 IN 1 CCTV video tester- This tester comes in the year 2017 in the market which displays AHD, Analogue, and CVI Camera
- 4 in 1 CCTV Video Tester- This also comes in 2017 which display AHD, Analogue, CVI and TVI camera
- 5 in 1 CCTV Video tester- this tester comes in the year 2018 in the market which displays AHD, Analogue, CVI /TVI and IP camera.
Now I bring one cctv tester for you
CAMVIEW IP PRO 5
The.Triplett Model 8150 CamView IP Pro 5 has a 5 inch IPS touch screen monitor and is designed for the support and installation of IP cameras, analogue cameras, TVI, CVI, AHD cameras, as well as for testing 4K H.264 /H.265. The 1920 x 1080 resolution authorises it to display network HD cameras and analogue cameras in high resolution.
The unit supports ONVIF PTZ and analogue PTZ control and is cooperative with more than 30 protocols. The combination of touch screen and key buttons make the CamView IP Pro 5 very user-friendly. Other functions include providing 24W PoE power to your camera, PING and IP address searching, DC 12V 3A power output, HDMI output and much more.
Its portability, user-friendly design and many other functions make the IP tester an essential tool for all installers and technicians. Comes complete with a Li-ion battery, AC adapter/charger, DC power cable, BNC cable, RS485 cable, audio cable, wrist strap, and carrying case.
Now let’s talk about how this device work and how useful is it. It allows you the quick and efficient setting of your cameras, you simply plug the camera on the specified port, and once a camera is connected you get the image on display. There is no need to give external power, this device has built-in power.
For Connection of IP camera- You simply connect the camera to POE Port, this device support ONVIF Camera, so please change your camera protocol to ONVIF before connecting to the tester, when you connect a camera to the POE port and the camera is on ONVIF protocol then it starts scanning and images displayed on the screen.
This device has various built-in IP tools.
- IP Scan tool- this automatically scan IP of Camera
- Network Cable TESTER- it automatically checks the connection and colour sequencing of cable.
- POE Test- it measures POE Voltage and sees the cable pin connection means which to pin have DV power.
This Device comes with specifications as follows-
- UTP Cable tester Port
- Micro SD Card Slot
- Audio input and Output
- HDMI Output
- Video Output
- Input port for Analogue/AHD/CVI/TVI Camera
- Output 12V 2 Amp and 5V.
- 2 RJ 45 Port (Test POE Switch, LAN)
- Built-in Wi-Fi