Advantages and Disadvantages of CCTV

CCTV cameras are a common sight nowadays, wherever you go, you’re bound to find a camera or two. But what are the advantages and disadvantages of CCTV? Should you install one in your house or office?

What is it?

Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) is a security system in which signals are not publicly transmitted, instead, they are monitored and archived for security purposes. It relies on cameras placed in strategic positions and monitoring of the camera’s footage.


CCTV Advantages

Crime deterrence

Most criminals may change their minds after seeing security cameras protecting the place their planned criminal activities as they do not want to be caught committing such crimes on tape for fear of getting jailed.

Increased safety

Having a camera on hand helps to ensure that if a crime does take place, you’ll have evidence of what occurred for the police. This is especially helpful as the crime may happen at a time where’s there’s nobody or witnesses are unreliable.

Remote monitoring

Even if you’re away from your cameras, you’ll still be able to keep an eye on your office or house through a camera to check if everything is alright.


Once you purchase and set up your CCTV system, it doesn’t need much maintenance and requires very little reparations. Additionally, if you take care of your cameras, they can last for years, making them a long term solution.


CCTV Disadvantages

Privacy issues

Some people may object to being filmed 24/7 and it may damage the trust you have between family members or employees as they feel that you don’t trust them at all.

Legal Issues

Here in Singapore, while installing CCTV cameras in your office is alright as long as you own it, but for HDB flats, it’s a very different matter as you’ll have to go through a lengthy procedure before you’re allowed to set up a CCTV camera.


About Us

Our commitment

Our sales and installation teams work together to provide dedicated consultation, development, strategy and support, which optimized our customer satisfactory. Furthermore, we provide various CCTV cameras and installation service that customer needed. We offer all kinds of products on our website such as CCTV Camera, ultra high-definition IP Camera, HD-TV, analog CCTV camera and HD Wireless IP CCTV Camera. We provide CCTV/IP camera packages up to 5MP resolution, waterproof quality, and night vision function with IR-cut, schedule-recording option. All the specifications may vary in all packages to meet customers’ requirement.

Our Product & Service

All our packages include the products, full cabling, installation, and configuration. In addition, we provide 2 years product warranty, 1st-year service warranty, and free lifetime technical support. In addition, Ceiling and wall mount installation are given for maximum coverage of the area.

We provide a variety of famous brands in CCTV industry, such as Hikvision, Dahua, Avtech, Vstarcam, SAFEVue, and more. We ensure top quality and high service standard to serve our customer better.

You may contact or visit us to let us know your requirements and your site condition, and then we will provide you the professional consultation on CCTV camera system. You can also request an obligation free site survey, our installer will visit your place and discuss with you on site.

Latest Technology

HikVision and Dahua, which are currently No. 1 and 2 surveillance system providers in the world, which are supplied and installed by us for many years. We supply, install and configure the latest IP Cameras, DVR, XVR, NVR, etc.

We always strive our best effort to provide our customers best products, latest technologies, best service and best user experience.

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