Hard Drive Calculator

Mammoth Technologies CCTV Hard Drive Calculator
Compression: H.264 (default, recommended)

Camera Resolution:
CIF (352x240) 1 Megapixel (1280x1024)
4CIF (704x480) 3 Megapixel (2048x1536)

VIdeo Quality: Highest Medium Standard

Average Frame Size: KB

Number of Cameras:

Frame Rate per Camera: FPS *

Hours Each Camera Will Record per Day: Hours Per Day

Desired Storage (Number of Days) per Camera:

Total Bandwidth Required: Per Camera:

Estimated Storage:

* Real time is 30fps. Real time recording uses up hard drive space the fastest. To conserve HD space with a minimal compromise in quality, try recording at 7fps or 15fps.
* Unless required for regulatory standards, real time recording usually isn't necessary