With all of the marketing that’s out there about security cameras, it’s tough to wade through and figure out what security camera fits your application. The problem is exacerbated by manufacturers providing widely varying amounts of information for you to assess the quality of a camera and testing it in various conditions.

Hopefully, we can make determining a starting point for your camera system’s resolution a lot faster.

How much resolution do I need for a home camera system?

Fill out the form below, and see what the minimum resolution to meet your requirements will be.  If you’re not sure about what to use, we list cameras and viewing angles at our home surveillance camera comparison page.

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