There are many factors that determine if someone will choose to purchase an IP camera system or HD DVR camera system. The main factor though would be whether there is any existing cabling in place that can be reused to avoid the cost of running a new cable. There are two main types of cables used in the installation of security cameras:

  • Siamese Coax Cable
  • Network Cable

When planning a new surveillance system installation, it is important to understand which types of surveillance cameras are compatible with each type of cable and the pros and cons of each cable type.

This security camera cabling guide provides a practical explanation of each security camera cable type, and how to terminate the cable correctly for easy installation.

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    Dahua Technology 24 AWG CAT5e UTP Cable (1000′, White)

    305m (1000′)  UTP CAT5E Cable

    • Support PoE long-distance transmission;
    • Excellent OFC with 99.99% OFC(oxygen-free copper) purity;
    • Environmentally-friendly outer sheath, meet the CPR E/ UL CM class;
    • Top-notch quality guarantee for 10 years.


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