Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions



Who are Vemotion?

What do you do?

Why are you based in Thirsk?

What is different about Vemotion?

Why should I choose you?

Who uses your products and services?

Why do they use them?

How do they use them?

How do you compare with your competitors?



How does it work?

What video transmission rates can you support?

What is the best resolution that you can offer?

What happens if the mobile signal drops?

What happens if the signal is lost?

What testing has been carried out?

Can the video signal be blocked or jammed?



How much is it to buy?

How much does it cost it to run?

Do you have overseas representatives?

Do you have Introducer and Reseller Agreements?

Operational Use


Is it easy to install and start using?

Is the system suitable for outdoor use?

How secure is it?

What cameras should I use?

Can I connect with both Analogue and IP Cameras?

How many cameras can you transmit at any one time?

Can I remotely move and zoom (PTZ) the cameras?

Can I record on the device?

Can I watch and record at the same time?

What digital video recorders can I use?

Can I integrate the Vemotion encoders into my own system?

What power connection does it need?

How long will it last on a battery?

Can I connect it to another alarm (like a Passive Infra-Red (PIR), or a break beam, pressure pad or contact switch?

Does it work from a vehicle?

Can it be used with body-worn equipment?

Can it be used on a boat?

Can it be used from an aircraft, helicopter or UAV??

Do I really need a server? / Why do I need a server?

What specification of server do I need?

How many viewers can see the video picture at any one time?

Can you give me a demonstration / how can I see it working?



What support packages do you offer and how much is it?

Do you support and repair your Hardware?

What training do I need to be able to operate it?


FormAndroid ApplicationSmall Hardware UnitHardware UnitTower PC or Rack Server
Analogue InputsNoYesYesYes
IP Camera InputsNoAvailable in 2013YesYes
DVR Source InputsNoNoYesYes
Number of Inputs118 Analogue, 8 IP16 Analogue, 16 IP
Number of Concurrent Streams11Up to 4Up to 8
3G / GPRS modem integratedN/AYesNoNo
Ethernet StreamingYesYesYesYes
OTA ConfigurationNoYesNoNo
USB ConfigurationNoYesYesNo
Video FormatOptimised H.264Optimised H.264Optimised H.264Optimised H.264
Bandwidth3kbps - 1Mb/s3kbps - 2Mbps3kbps - 1Mbps3kbps - 2Mbps
Bandwidth ManagementManual and AutomaticManual and AutomaticManual and AutomaticManual and Automatic
Remote SnapshotYesYesYesYes
Image EnhancementAvailable in 2013Available in 2013Available in 2013Available in 2013
On-Device RecordingYesYesAvailable in 2013Available in 2013
AudioNoYes ply and recordYes 2 way liveYes 2 way live
EncryptionUp to AES 256Available in 2013Up to AES 256Up to AES 256
Remote SnapshotYesYesYesYes
Telemetry (PTZ)N/AYesYesYes
Failover to Secondary SIMN/ANoYesYes
Dual Capacity with Secondary SIMN/ANoYesYes
Timespace DVR IntegrationNoNoYesYes
TECTON Recorder CompatibilityYesYesYesYes
I-Comply IntegrationYesYesYesYes
Milestone IntegrationYesYesYesYes
Synectics IntegrationYesYesYesYes
Software SDK AvailableYesYesYesYes

And finally, if you’ve got this far then please contact us, we’d love to show you how good it is and discuss how it can help you – seeing IS believing!

We look forward to seeing you (literally).