Hanwha Techwin Introduces
Eco-Friendly Wireless Video Baby Monitor
Wisenet BabyView Eco conserves power while guaranteeing lower radiation in a child's room
Hanwha Techwin (formerly Samsung Techwin) today unveiled the Wisenet BabyView Eco wireless video baby monitor, the latest in its line of consumer video monitoring and home surveillance products.
▲ Hanwha Techwin - Wireless Video Baby Monitor
The BabyView Eco lets parents create a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly home for their children with the new energy-saving Eco mode. While the device does come with VOX mode as well, the Eco mode gives users another way to further conserve power. When in Eco mode, the monitor only wakes up when the camera detects sound, extending the monitor's battery life. Each user can set their own sound sensitivity level. In addition, the monitor and camera connect by only using radio frequency signals every two seconds, ensuring lower radiation in the baby's room.
The color 4.3" LCD touchscreen monitor display provides clear, real-time video with at least six hours of battery life. The BabyView Eco also has a long-range radio frequency of 900 feet within line of sight, giving parents the freedom to do what they need to around the house without losing contact with their baby. It supports up to four cameras, and features multiple viewing modes: single, sequence, and multi-camera view.
The BabyView Eco is equipped with a room temperature sensor, allowing parents to keep an eye on the temperature of the baby's room through the monitor. In addition, the camera has a built-in microphone and high-quality speaker for Two-Way Talk.
The device comes pre-programmed with four lullabies and three types of white noise to soothe the baby and help them fall asleep. Additionally, it's equipped with night vision capabilities up to 16 feet to produce clear images in low-light or dark conditions, using built-in non-visible infrared LED lights.
Users can easily install the BabyView Eco by shaping the camera's flexible stand to place it anywhere.
"Hanwha Techwin is committed to providing home security products that effortlessly enable people to keep an eye on their homes and children," said Richard Simone, Hanwha Techwin America VP of Sales and Marketing. "The BabyView Eco is the newest addition to our line of video baby monitors, helping people keep their babies even safer with low-power consumption and lower radiation."
The BabyView Eco will be available in November 2017 for $179.
Hanwha Techwin Unveils
Wisenet-SmartCam D1 provides face recognition, Abnormal Sound Detection, Two-Way Talk, and additional next-generation technology
Hanwha Techwin America (formerly Samsung Techwin America), a leader in consumer video monitoring and home surveillance products, unveiled the Wisenet-SmartCam D1, the world’s first video doorbell with face recognition alerts in the market on September 21, 2017.
▲ SmartCam D1
The D1 is equipped with next-generation technology, including face recognition and human detection, enabled by Hanwha Techwin’s advanced Wisenet 5 chipset. When a person's face is detected, the doorbell captures and crops the face automatically. The user can assign a name to the face, noting them as an “interested face.” Through the Wisenet SmartCam+ mobile app, users can receive alerts when an unidentified visitor or an “interested face” is detected at the door. The technology reduces false alerts, only alerting users to humans, and not animals or cars passing. What’s more, users with a Hanwha Techwin SmartCloud service plan can also filter through videos based on specific individuals captured by face recognition.
The Wisenet 5 chipset also enables Abnormal Sound Detection. When the video doorbell identifies sirens, screaming, and glass breaking, an audio alert is immediately sent to the user’s smartphone.
In addition, the video doorbell has a built-in microphone and speaker for Two-Way Talk, live-view on demand, high performance wide dynamic range for color balance in backlit situations, and 2D/3D noise reduction to improve images taken in low-light conditions. The camera also features 1080p full HD streaming, 150-degree field of view, and dual Wi-Fi band.
Users are alerted when the doorbell rings through their existing hardwired mechanical/electric chime bell, as well as through the mobile app. The D1 can also connect with the Wisenet-SmartCam A1 home security system and be set up to notify users via both devices when the doorbell rings
Recordings from the D1 can be stored via Hanwha Techwin’s SmartCloud cloud storage service, powered by video analytics. Subscription plans are available for event storage for 30 days, 60 days, and 180 days.
“The D1 is the latest in Hanwha Techwin’s suite of home security products, providing another way for people to easily monitor and ensure the safety of their homes, children, and pets,” said Richard Simone, Hanwha Techwin America VP of Sales and Marketing. “The advanced technology in our Wisenet 5 chipset enables the doorbell with face recognition, human detection, and Abnormal Sound Detection, giving people peace of mind when they’re away from their homes.”
From September 24, the D1 is now featured on HSN for $249. It will also be available on Amazon and in a kit with the SmartCam A1 indoor and outdoor camera system at Sam’s Club in October.
“We’re thrilled to add the Wisenet-SmartCam D1 to our portfolio of home security products,” stated Sandy Conrad, SVP Merchandising, HSN. “The innovative face recognition technology and human detection will resonate with our customers, who are always seeking the latest in security solutions.”
Wisenet SmartCam+ App
Hanwha Techwin has made major upgrades to its Wisenet SmartCam+ app, in addition to adding the D1 to it. Users can quickly navigate through the new app with its easy-to-use features, updated home screen, and simple product setup. The app is available for download on iOS and Android devices through the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
About Hanwha Techwin America
To advance video surveillance solutions worldwide, the Hanwha Group acquired Samsung Techwin America from Samsung in December 2014. Building on the company’s history of innovation, Hanwha Techwin America is dedicated to providing security solutions with the highest levels of performance, reliability and cost-efficiency. For more information, visit https://www.wisenetlife.com.
SmartCam A1 Wins
2017 iF Design Award
Hanwha Techwin has received a 2017's iF Design Award held in Germany for its camera product discipline. We also had received a communication discipline award from iF Design Award for our NVR system UX in 2013. This second winning brings us the meaning of that our excellent design capacity is now proudly recognized in the world.
▲ 2017 iF Design Award
The 'SmartCam A1' has won the award this time, and 'its simple and refined cylindrical design well matches indoor spaces' according to iF world Design Guide.
This new creation by Hanwha Techwin will be launched in domestic market first in May for home security system. It is comprised of outdoor battery camera, indoor station camera and station hub as a one system, and the idea of utilizing it both indoor and outdoor is outstanding.
▲ SmartCam A1
The waterproof outdoor battery camera has no power cable, hence easy to install at anywhere you want. The rechargeable battery-embedded indoor station camera can be easily detached from the hub and is movable, you can use it in various places freely.
Especially, the station camera is powered at any time when combined with the station hub, becoming a panning camera which Allows 350-degree real-time monitoring with no blind spot.
Hanwha Techwin Principle Designer Park HyunKyu (Paris Park) explained that "We tried to make SmartCam A1 with simple design and modern color to make it usable for interior. Also, functional wise, we focused on user friendly so that they can maximize its usability"
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