For Immediate Release
March 26, 2014

Speco Announces New West Coast Warehouse

Saves time and shipping costs to western United States

Amityville, NY  (March 26, 2014) – Speco Technologies announces the opening of a new west coast distribution center located in Reno, Nevada. The new facility enables Speco to deliver products efficiently to customers in the western United States within 1-2 days. Customers will enjoy savings in time and shipping costs.   This announcement aligns with the company's dedication to customer satisfaction and fast delivery. "The facility is a logical next step in expanding our service offering," said Todd Keller, Owner and President of Speco Technologies. "Speco is committed to providing fast and cost-effective access to professional surveillance products in the quantities customers need." The west coast distribution center is a great example of how Speco proactively determined a way to utilize the geography in which 1-2 day delivery was possible.   For more information about Speco’s distribution or to request a free catalog, please visit www.specotech.com or call 1.800.645.5516

Speco Technologies is the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance and audio products for commercial and residential applications. For more than 50 years, Speco Technologies has been committed to creating advanced technology solutions such as Plug and Play Network Video Recorders, IP Megapixel cameras, and remote access & control through handheld mobile devices. Speco Technologies also provides exceptional customer service, in depth product training, superior technical and marketing support and a product guarantee.  For more information, visit www.specotech.com

For more information:

Laura Mastroberti, 631-957-8700, lmastroberti@specotech.com

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Speco Technologies Adds New 1080P / 960H Hybrid Solution
New unit provides superior image quality and Megapixel technology
 
 
Amityville, NY – March 6, 2014 — Today, Speco Technologies, the leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions that deter crime, announced immediate availability of the new LX DVR.  The LX DVR is the latest and most impressive addition to the Speco hybrid DVR series. The LX is ideal for a wide range of applications and offers a simple and effective solution to high resolution challenges.

The LX is the first hybrid DVR from Speco combining both IP megapixel technology with 960H analog recording capability.  The LX allows users to migrate to IP at their own pace.
The LX hybrid allows viewing of both IP and analog cameras on the same screen as well as the option to view both live and playback on the same monitor at the same time.    The LX is fully customizable with per-channel scheduling as well as HDMI output for 1080p HD resolution monitors and BNC loopouts for all the analog channels.


The LX features an intuitive and simple graphical user interface for easy setup and installation and with outstanding functionality to meet the high standard of security demands today.    Speco Technologies’ LX DVR  features advanced analytics, such as museum search, and Digital Deterrent™ with 2-way audio, POS/ATM support.  The unit is also Onvif and SecureGuard® compatible.
The LX has a complete suite of EZ Wizards to facilitate an easy and seamless networking and installation.   The EZ Setup Wizards allow an installer to open a “Wizard” to walk through simple point and click steps for a successful connection to the internet.  The one click wizard guides the set up essentials of the system in a logical and easy to understand sequence. The DVR will get an IP address, DDNS name and even use UPnP to port forward the router.
• EZ Setup: for quick system setup
• EZ Network: for quick set-up on a network
• EZ Search: Quickly search events from thumbnails
• EZ Copy: auto copy what you are playing onto a USB flash drive
• EZ Record: quickly setup recording schedules, resolutions and recording type

 

Remote viewing on most smart phones is available after downloading the free Speco Mobile application.  The LX DVR also comes with a 3 year warranty.  The LX is available in either 8 analog/4 IP or 16 analog/ 4 IP channels and capable of having 3 HDDs of up to 9TB of storage with eSATA for extended storage and includes a DVD drive for exporting video clips.  

 

“Speco’s new LX DVR is perfect for those who want exceptional resolution for analog systems while easing existing systems to IP,” said Todd Keller, President of Speco Technologies. “Speco continues to drive innovation in security products aimed at deterring crime and we are thrilled to introduce this remarkably enhanced DVR with built in Digital Deterrent™ and remote upgrade capability”

 

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For Immediate Release

January 13, 2014

Speco Technologies Debuts Professional IP Install Solution
An all-in-one box, plug and work IP kit with NVR and IP cameras that auto enroll in under 60 seconds

January 13, 2014 – Amityville, NY – Speco Technologies is proud to announce the launch of the ZIPKIT4D1, an all in one plug and play professional IP solution that provides unbeatable feature sets, flexibility and value.

The ZIPKIT4D1 is an all inclusive surveillance solution which includes a (4) four channel NVR, power supplies for the NVR, (4) four outdoor IR IP cameras that record at 1080p high definition resolution, a remote control, mouse, and quick setup and reference guides for a speedy installation. 

The NVR includes many of the unique feature sets only found in Speco products today such as EZ setup wizards - a one click wizard that guides users to set up the essentials of the system in a logical and easy to understand sequence such as date/time, recording method, recording video quality, network, & port forwarding.  Other unique features on the NVR include EZ camera; which automatically discovers and installs IP cameras and EZ search – a quick method that allows users to search recorded video through thumbnails drilled down to hourly segments and even further into 15 minute segments.  The ZIPKIT4D1 also has free remote viewing apps and support for most smart devices and there are no licensing fees.

The IP cameras in the ZIPKIT4D1 are weather and vandal resistant, feature 3.7mm fixed lenses and record real-time video up to 30fps.   Once the cameras are plugged into the NVR, the cameras will populate images within (60) sixty seconds and begin recording in HD resolution.   No other settings are required for configuration.   Once the NVR is networked, users can access the NVR anytime and from anywhere through PC and smart phone services. 

To see a video demonstration on how fast and easy the ZIPKIT4D1 install can be, visit   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgjawF4E8uM

 As with all Speco Technologies’ products, the ZIPKIT4D1 is only be available to installers/dealers/integrators through an authorized Speco Technologies’ distributor.

For more information on these or any of our surveillance solutions, please visit http://www.specotech.com.  To find an authorized distributor near you, call us at 1-800-645-5516.

Speco Technologies the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance and audio products that help deter crime. Speco Technologies is committed to creating technology solutions that help prevent and deter crime from happening. Speco Technologies offers exceptional customer service, product training, technical and marketing support, and a generous product guarantee.   For more information, visit www.specotech.com

 

For more information:

Laura Mastroberti, lmastroberti@specotech.com

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November 14, 2013

Speco Technologies Adds Line of HDMI® for CCTV Products
Accessories that complement both Video and Audio lines

November 14, 2013 – Amityville, NY – Speco Technologies is proud to announce the launch of our new line of HDMI products.  These products fall under Speco’s popular Blue line of accessories, and will offer various cables, adapters and electronics.

These products are being launched with an “HDMI® for CCTV” campaign, stressing their compatibility with Speco’s hugely successful line of CCTV products.  Product Manager Scott Pisani said, ”We’ve considered an entry into the extremely competitive HDMI market for some time, but ultimately the necessity to offer a selection of products hand-picked for use in CCTV environments made the decision easy.  We feel these top-quality products, all optimized to work seamlessly with Speco Technologies’ and other manufacturers DVRs and monitors and offered at a fantastic price point, will quickly gain a foothold in this market and be a valuable addition to our Blue line of accessories.”

For cables, there will be 4 options to start in various lengths:  Standard, CL2, Flat cable, and swivel connector.  For electronics, Speco will offer a 4x2 Matrix unit, a 1 to 2 and 1 to 4 splitter, a 5 to 1 switch, and an extender.  As with all Speco Technologies’ products, these accessories will only be available to installers/dealers/integrators/etc. through an authorized Speco Technologies’ distributor.

For more information on these or any of our Audio or CCTV products, please visit http://www.specotech.com.  To find an authorized distributor near you, call us at 1-800-645-5516.

Speco Technologies the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance and audio products that help deter crime. Speco Technologies is committed to creating technology solutions that help prevent and deter crime from happening. Speco Technologies offers exceptional customer service, product training, technical and marketing support, and a generous product guarantee.   For more information, visit www.specotech.com

 

For more information:

Laura Mastroberti, lmastroberti@specotech.com

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October 3, 2013
Speco Technologies is proud to announce that our VIP cameras* are now fully integrated with Control4, a leading provider of personalized automation and control solutions. This integration means users benefiting from the advantages of automation systems can now control Speco's VIP IP cameras from the same software platform that controls other appliances in their home or business.

* VIP models listed below
VIP1D1 – HD 1.3MP/720p Indoor Dome IP Camera
VIP2B1M – Full HD 1080p 2MP Indoor/Outdoor Bullet IP Camera
VIP2B3 – Full HD 1080p 2MP Indoor/Outdoor Bullet IP Camera
VIP2C1N - HD 2MP/720p Indoor WiFi Cube IP Camera
VIP2C1P – HD 2MP/720p Indoor Cube IP Camera
VIP2D2 – Full HD 1080p 2MP Indoor/Outdoor Dome IP Camera
VIP2D2M – Full HD 1080p 2MP Indoor/Outdoor Dome IP Camera
VIP2P1 – Full HD 1080 2MP Indoor Mini Dome IP  Camera
VIP2P1N – Full HD 1080p 2MP Mini-Dome IP Camera
VIP3D2M (this will be available very shortly)

Now, dealers are able to search for Speco VIP cameras within Control 4’s Composer software.  Please note that for motorized lens cameras, they do work with Control 4, but the remote focusing part needs to be handled separately.  PTZ-related integration will follow later, as well as ONSIP camera integration.

Control4 is a leading provider of automation systems for homes and businesses, offering personalized control of lighting, music, video, lighting, temperature security, communications and similar functionalities into a unified home automation solution that enhances the daily lives of its customers. Control4 unlocks the potential of connected devices, making homes more comfortable and energy efficient, and families more secure. More than 75% of Control4’s consumers have integrated two or more functionalities with Control4’s solution.

Speco Technologies Announces Partnership with ScanSource Security

Amityville, NY — September 12, 2013 —  Speco Technologies, a leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions that help deter crime, has partnered with ScanSource Security, a value-added distributor of physical security products    Through this partnership, ScanSource Security reseller partners will have access to Speco Technologies’ extensive portfolio of video and audio products, including its advanced analog and IP surveillance solutions.

“Our goal is to ensure we have the right products to fulfill our reseller partners’ needs,” said Christie Hamberis, vice president of merchandising, ScanSource Security.  “Speco’s solutions are a nice addition to our product portfolio, as they have an up and coming IP solution that we believe will be very attractive to our reseller partners. Their strong analog history has made them a leader in the market.  We look forward to wrapping our value-added services around Speco’s solutions to help our partners grow their business and meet the demands of their end-user customers.”

“We are beyond thrilled to partner with ScanSource,” said Todd Keller, president and owner, Speco Technologies. “As the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance  solutions that actually prevent crime, partnering with market leader ScanSource Security makes perfect sense. This partnership is a win-win and will help expand our distribution channels for our leading IP solutions.”

New NVR with Built In Poe Simplifies IP Install

Amityville, NY – May 30, 2013 — Today, Speco Technologies, the leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions that deter crime, announced immediate availability of theNSP NVR with built-in PoE and Digital Deterrent®.  A major break though for those who are migrating from analog to IP, the NSP provides the ease of an IP setup with the simplicity of an analog system. For those transitioning to IP, the NSP is the perfect unit as the PoE eliminates having to run a separate power supply to the IP cameras.  The NSP provides seamless IP camera connectivity when using Speco’s OnSIP & VIP cameras and is also compatible with all Onvif Profile S cameras.

The NSP provides HD 1080p resolution and recording. It has a dual network interface that isolates IP camera traffic from network traffic to alleviate possible bandwidth challenges.  The dual network interface helps increase throughput and increase security by separating IP cameras to their own network to help minimize degradation of other networked applications.  

The NSP provides true plug and play capability with its EZ Camera wizard that automatically searches and connects Speco IP cameras on LAN.   

Installation is simple using the EZ Setup Wizard, guiding the user from start to finish within minutes. Setup can even be done wirelessly from an iPad by downloading Speco’s configuration iPad App, making installation even easier. Once the unit is connected, free smart phone apps are available (on Google Play and Apple Store), to view cameras thought an iPhone,  iPad or Android device. The NS and NSP are PC and Mac compatible, and can be used on Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox and Google Chrome as well.

Both do not fall short of Speco’s unique differentiators; they have Digital Deterrent® for triggering an audio message via motion detector or sensor, system monitoring to receive system health status and up to the minute notifications, well as free DDNS servers and much more. The NSP and NS are available in 4 and 8 channel models, with 16 channel version coming soon.  Storage ranges from 500GB to 9TB, as well as an ESATA port to add an additional 2TB of storage. Finding a specific moment though all those files are a breeze with EZ Search, which quickly helps sorts though large amount of data with a few clicks and see the event desired.

For more information about Speco’s new NSP NVR contact sales@specotech.com or 1.800.645.5516

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For Immediate Release

April 25, 2013 

Speco Technologies Adds More Functionality to its CS Wall Mount DVR Lineup

Space Saving, Covert Security Solution now offers Built in CCTV Power Supply & Monitor

Amityville, NY – April 25, 2013 — Today, Speco Technologies, the leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions that deter crime, announced immediate availability of the new WCSPM DVR, the latest and most anticipated addition to the Speco wall mount DVR series.

The WCSPM DVR is an enhanced product introduction for Speco’s WCS family of DVRs.    This incredibly powerful DVR now offers both options of built-in CCTV power supply and monitor for ease of camera setup and features advanced analytics, such as thumbnail search, and Digital Deterrent™ with 2-way audio.  The WCSPM has an intuitive and simple graphical user interface for easy setup and installation and offers superior image quality with outstanding functionality to meet the high standard of security demands today.   

The patented wall mountable, lock box provides a covert design that limits onsite user access while maintaining the high standard of security demands today.   A perfect solution for projects that require both versatility and stability while providing a concealed appearance that can fit easily in even the smallest of spaces.

With an optimized data compression of H.264, the WCSPM DVR is perfect for those who need an easy and quick installation and configuration setup. The unit features an IR remote controller, on screen keyboard and simple point and click operation of detailed features. CIF real-time recording coordinates with Date/Time, Calendar, Event, Motion/Museum and Text-in search. Available in 4 & 8 channels with HDD storage from 500GB to 2TB, it is the first of many new additions and improvements to come to the Wall Mount Series this year from Speco.


As with all of the S-Series DVR’s, the WCSPM features EZNetwork.    This feature allows an installer to open a “Wizard” to walk through all of the steps for a successful connection to the internet. All steps are taken care of by the EZNetwork Wizard. The DVR will get an IP address, DDNS name and even use UPnP to port forward the router.

Remote viewing on iPhone®, Blackberry® or Droid is available after downloading the free apps iPhone app available from iTunes.  The WCSPM DVR also comes with a 3 year warranty.

For more information about the WCSPM visit www.specotech.com.

Speco Technologies the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance and audio products that help deter crime. Speco Technologies is committed to creating technology solutions that help prevent and deter crime from happening. Speco Technologies offers exceptional customer service, product training, technical and marketing support, and a generous product guarantee.   For more information, visit www.specotech.com

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Provides a thirty percent increase in “full D1” resolution for analog cameras

Amityville, NY — December 27, 2012 — Today, Speco Technologies announced immediate availability of its new D16DS DVR.  The DS is ideal for a wide range of applications and offers a simple and cost effective solution to high resolution challenges.

Optimized with 960H technology, the DS provides a 30% increase in resolution – the highest available for analog CCTV compared to D1.   (960H represents the number of horizontal pixels in the CCD image sensor, and this technology enables this DVR to record and playback  high resolution images of up to 700 TVL, something other DVRs cannot do.   The DS delivers enhanced recording performance and provides greater flexibility in camera configuration by delivering vivid images with a higher resolution.)

The DS DVR supports real-time 30FPS per channel 960H recording, and utilizes Speco’s Digital Deterrent technology – to help assist in preventing crime.   The DS has a complete suite of EZ Wizards to facilitate an easy and seamless networking and installation.   The EZ Setup Wizards allow an installer to open a “Wizard” to walk through simple point and click steps for a successful connection to the internet.  The one click wizard guides the set up essentials of the system in a logical and easy to understand sequence. The DVR will get an IP address, DDNS name and even use UPnP to port forward the router.

  1. EZ Setup: for quick system setup
  2. EZ Network: for quick set-up on a network
  3. EZ Search: Quickly search events from thumbnails
  4. EZ Copy: auto copy what you are playing onto a USB flash drive
  5. EZ Record: quickly setup recording schedules, resolutions and recording type

Another big differentiator of the DS unit is the support for an optional USB wireless access point for viewing and configuration. A wireless access point-to-point connection to the DVR from a mobile or network device is used for viewing and configuring the DVR where physical access to the DVR is limited or restricted. 


DS is a 16 channel 960H DVR with 30FPS real-time recording software with hard drive storage capacity ranging from 500GB to 9TB,  includes Mac & PC compatibility and offers a 3 year warranty.  The unit can be remotely viewed on iPhone®, or Android, with free iPhone app available from iTunes.  

 “Speco’s new DS DVR is perfect for those who want the highest resolution for their analog systems while using existing coaxial infrastructure,” said Todd Keller, President of Speco Technologies. “Speco continues to drive innovation in security products aimed at deterring crime and we are thrilled to introduce this remarkably enhanced DVR with built in Digital Deterrent™ and remote upgrade capability”  For more information about the DS DVR visit www.specotech.com/ds-dvr.html

Speco Technologies is the leading manufacturer of unique video surveillance and audio products for commercial and residential applications. For more than 50 years, Speco Technologies has been committed to creating advanced technology solutions such as HD-SDI over coax, IP Megapixel cameras, and remote access & control through handheld mobile devices. Speco Technologies also provides exceptional customer service, in depth product training, superior technical and marketing support and a product guarantee.  For more information, visit www.specotech.com

For Immediate Release
November 26, 2012


Speco Technologies Adds UL Listed CCTV Power Supply to Product Line
Meets power requirements for today’s strenuous video surveillance demands


Amityville, NY – November 26, 2012 — Speco Technologies, the leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions that help deter crime, announced immediate availability its new UL listed 12VDC power supply products.  The P4W5DUL and P9W10DUL are the latest and most exciting additions to the Speco CCTV product line.  
 
The P4W5DUL and P9W10DUL offer 12 VDC fused outputs for 4 or 9 cameras and are matched perfectly to the Speco camera line.      With more than 1A per channel output, these power supply units offer flexibility and more power for today’s security demands such as IR cameras, at an affordable price point.   Most power supplies do not meet today’s strenuous demands of video surveillance.  The P4W5DUL and P9W10DUL both offer Auto Resetting PTC for each output so that each channel is protected and resets once the fault is cleared.    These power supply units also have a Central Switch for surge protection, and a 5 year warranty.    
     
The wall mountable box provides a simpler installation by the technician while maintaining a covert wall mount design.   A perfect solution for projects that require both versatility and stability while providing a concealed appearance that can fit easily in even the smallest of spaces.  Non-UL models are also available.   For more information about these new 12VDC CCTV Power Supply units, visit www.specotech.com.