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200+ Camera Deployment

How many 4mp ip cameras (not Ubiquity) can I put on a M5 AP before I saturate the bandwidth. my application will have a max of 20 cameras.  I'm covering a storage facility.

 

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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment

Whats your proposed layout?

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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment

Hello @clydemessinger,

 

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Depends on your link quality and strength.

 


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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment

A well set up AirMax M5 PtP bridge with CLOS and no incursion running RX levels between -50 to -60db will attain around 75Mbps.

 

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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment

I expect 20 cams to use somewhere between 150 and 250 mbps depending on settings so more than what M5 is capable of.

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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment

If a M5setup won't handle it,  what would you suggest?

 

thanks

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@LLigetfa wrote:

I expect 20 cams to use somewhere between 150 and 250 mbps depending on settings so more than what M5 is capable of.


 

 

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Re: 200+ Camera Deployment


@Fireblade wrote:

Whats your proposed layout?


3 AP's with 4 cameras ea also 1 ap at the office w/3 cameras connected to a switch and NVR.

tks

Clyde