Let's say (hypothetically) you own one camera. Every hour that camera records 1MB of data. How many hours till you have enough footage to fill a 2TB hard drive? How many Megabytes will you have? How many Kilobytes?
Making any sense yet? I'm hoping you answered yes. Moving on, did you know there are also multiple forms of these Hard Drives? From form sizes, capabilities and connection types to internal and external. In this era, the most commonly used (and affordable) are known as SATA Hard Drives. Now depending on your demands and needs (of course your device compatibility hardware as well), choosing the correct hard drive can mean the difference between efficiency and battling impatience. For those of you ready to pick out your hard drive for your DVR or other devices please click here.NOTE: These calculators are provided for general information only and are not intended as a substitute for professional consultation. We advise you to call us if you have any question as to the accuracy of this information, or if you need help interpreting this information. Security will not be held liable for damages resulting from the use, misuse or unlawful use of the information contained herein.