A camera is an optical device used to capture or record videos and images. These images or recordings can be stored locally or transmitted to some other connected device. There are various types of cameras available such as digital camera, video camera, network camera, compact camera, 3D camera, Video Surveillance Cameras, Smartphone Cameras, Internet Protocol (IP) Video Surveillance Cameras and others.
Digital cameras are the most popular type in the camera market. Digital cameras such as Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Cameras (MILCs) and Digital Single-Lens Reflex (DSLR) cameras offer high definition picture and video quality. Digital cameras can be segmented on the basis of type into interchangeable lens camera and built-in camera. Interchangeable lens cameras support a broad range of lenses with different resolutions and focal lengths, which allow the user to change lenses as per their need while using the same camera. Interchangeable lens cameras dominated the market, however the demand is expected to decline in the near future. Digital camera market is driven by factors such as growing trend of sharing images on social networking platforms and increasing demand for advanced digital cameras.
Continuous technological developments and digitization of electronics devices have resulted in the advancement of camera devices. Smart camera, also known as intelligent camera, offers an ability to extract specific information from a picture and transfer them over Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or NFC. In addition, 3D camera market is also experiencing a growth because of rising popularity of 3D images. Ever rising demand for better resolution visuals has led to the development of the 4K camera, which can capture images and videos of 4096x2160 resolution. 4K technology is expected to replace the high definition technology.
The need for intelligent security systems, growing criminal and terrorist activities and convergence of information technology with physical security have led to the rise of network camera market. Network camera, also known as IP camera, is a combination of camera and a network computer.
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