Ubiquiti airMAX NanoStation M5 vs NanoStation AC

The original NanoStation is the product that got Ubiquiti started and made the company the success it is today, it came in many versions, 2GHz, 3GHz 5GHz and in some markets at 6GHz too. Ubiquiti updated it with the NanoStation M some short time after, boosting its speed and capabilities and also adding a secondary port, which can supply PoE out to a supplemental device, such as a PoE camera […]

Ubiquiti UniFi Protect G3 Micro vs G3 Instant

The G3 Micro was launched by Ubiquiti back in November 2017 which at the time, replaced the UVC Micro which looked about the same albeit with an improved lens. The G3 Micro has always been quite an expensive camera, at least when compared to the rest of the UniFi Protect camera lineup, priced at £199 / $199 when a G3 Bullet can be had for quite a bit less. The […]

Ubiquiti UniFi Protect G3 Dome vs G4 Dome

The G4 Dome was spotted on the Ubiquiti website back in April last year, as part of a site revamp for the UniFi Protect section and it was marked as “coming soon” for a number of weeks, until being removed shortly afterwards. Some notable items have been changed, such as the LED ring and IP67 weather rating but the camera finally launched in December 2020. It offers much better night […]

Ubiquiti UniFi Protect G3 Bullet vs G4 Bullet

Ubiquiti launched the new G4 Bullet last summer, in July and while it doesn’t seem have replaced the G3 Bullet yet, as both are still available it offers some noticeable upgrades over the older model, albeit for a slight increase in the price too. The new G4 Bullet is all metal, an aluminium alloy with the only plastic section being the back mount which moves to angle the camera, this provides a […]

Ubiquiti releases UniFi Protect 1.17.1 with vehicle detection

Ubiquiti updated UniFi Protect last October to version 1.16.9 to add its first addition of AI, with person tracking under the feature, ‘Smart Detection’ and it is still only supported on the G4 line of cameras, which is now the G4 Pro, G4 Bullet, G4 Dome, G4 PTZ and G4 Doorbell. It is only supported on the new hardware, as the ‘detection’ is actually done on the camera. Changes With version 1.17.1, […]

(RESOLVED) Ubiquiti’s cloud broker offline, causing remote access issues for users

Ubiquiti has an issue today with its remote access cloud broker, which enables remote access to on premise devices, such as NVR video recorders and application servers managing enterprise networking devices, such as the Cloud Key line of products and the UniFi Dream Machines. The issue only seems to be affecting UniFi OS devices, meaning Cloud Key Gen2 devices running the most recent software, the UNVR, UDM Pro and the […]

Ubiquiti notifies customers of a security breach

Enterprise networking company, Ubiquiti Inc has notified its users today about a security breach that, according to the company might have had access to customer details and the company has said that it had not seen any unauthorized access to user accounts. “We recently became aware of unauthorized access to certain of our information technology systems hosted by a third party cloud provider.” Ubiquiti Ubiquiti uses its remote systems to […]

What’s the difference between the UniFi G3-Bullet and UniFi G3-AF?

The UniFi G3 Bullet is a current model in the UniFi Protect lineup, you can read more about the entire product line up here in our ‘Ubiquiti UniFi Protect Product Line Guide 2021‘ but we’re here to discuss the difference between two different SKUs of the same camera essentially, the G3-Bullet and G3-AF. Essentially, when the camera first came out in March 2016, it was actually called the UniFi Video Camera […]

Ubiquiti UniFi Protect Product Line Guide 2021

Last year we published the 2020 edition of the UniFi Protect Product Line Guide and in those 11 months since then Ubiquiti has drastically expanded the UniFi Protect product line with a new 4 bay NVR, 4K PTZ camera and a wireless camera for under £30 / $30. The UniFi Viewport was also launched for easy plug and play camera viewing on a monitor. What is UniFi Protect? UniFi Protect […]

UniFi Switch 16-150W vs UniFi Switch 16 PoE Gen2

Ubiquiti launched the new Gen2 version of the 16 port PoE UniFi Switch last year and its based on the new Gen2 platform, which includes silent cooling, a 1.3-inch touchscreen as well as a few other improvements. The older 150W version is the same price as the new Gen2 model, but it is better in a few small ways. Both switches are $299 (£271.30) and have 16 ports each, the […]