Is Hikvision good brand?
As far as the best brands on the security camera system market, Hikvision and Dahua rank among the best providers of security cameras and related products in the world.
Are Swann cameras made by Hikvision?
Swann: Swann has moved from Hikvision OEM to Raysharp in new models, though some leftover stock may be Hikvision. TechPro Now using a lower cost OEM, appears to be TVT.
Is Hikvision being banned in US?
In 2019, the US passed a bill banning Hikvision from holding any contracts with the federal government. What really made Hikvision infamous on the global stage was its involvement in China's oppressive policies in Xinjiang against Muslim minorities, mostly Uyghurs.
Can Hikvision cameras be hacked?
More than 70 Hikvision camera and NVR models are affected by a critical vulnerability that can allow hackers to remotely take control of devices without any user interaction.