Q. What type of storage media is used with the Alert Security System cameras?
A. The B700n indoor camera is designed to use a microSD card for video storage.
Q. Is there a microSD card included with the camera?
A. Yes. Each camera kit includes a preinstalled 2 GB microSD card.
Q. How much video can be recorded onto the 2 GB microSD card?
A. Depends on the amount of motion and audio captured / recorded for a given business location (front door, back door, etc.).
Q. Can the 2 GB card be replaced with a larger size?
A. Yes. The camera supports up to a 32 GB microSD card.
Q. If the SD card is replaced or upgraded, will it require formatting?
A. Yes. The Alert Commander software includes a utility to format your new microSD card.
Q. What video file format is recorded to the microSD card?
A. Video format is .mp4 using H.264 compression.
Q. Can the card be removed and video viewed on my computer?
A. Yes, but you may need a micro-to-standard SD card adapter. To access the videos on your computer, follow the example below.