3 Best Security Camera Systems for Small Businesses

Security is a quality most of us value very dearly, its what gives us peace of mind and lets us know that ourselves and the things we hold dear are kept safe or being watched over by someone who cares. It’s a word with a black and white straightforward definition of “the quality or state of being secure” or “freedom from danger” as defined by the dictionary. When it comes to small business these things are paramount for keeping the business going and hopefully growing and why we decided to bring you this guide to some of the best security bundles for small business with a price range from small budget looking to start out with something simple or we are growing and want the best no matter the cost. If you are the owner of a retail store for instance you should know that not only do small business as a whole lose 25 to 30 thousand a minute to shoplifting but also almost 70 percent of business fall victim to theft from their own employees so you never know where the crime can come from unless all bases are covered and watched with a good security camera.

No matter the size though we know security is important at all levels to maintain all that you have built and grown through your hard work and blood and sweat and we used our vast security knowledge to help make a tough decision a little easier on yourself and your business so you can focus on what matters. After all, we know from FBI crime stats that business without some type of alarm or security are 4.5X more likely to be burglarized.

So onto the 3 best list, beginning with our bargain option and its accessory.

Budget Friendly Security Camera Option:

Infinite Pixels MB419F4 Camera with MOSD1 OSD Controller
Price Range: $120.00 – $150.00


Armed with a 2.43MP Sony CMOS Image Sensor and high def. 1080P Output, it is no thicker than a quarter and barely more heavy than a pen. This camera is perfect for a small business looking to get a quality security camera and remote without breaking the bank. It has an effective resolution of 1984 x 1225 and a 3.6 Mega Lens to get a clear picture of anything within a small space or building. The optional controller is also affordable and small and easy to use compared to some of the more expensive options on the market and is an easy to operate using one with a small joystick and easy to remember controls. The complete list of features is listed below.

MB419F4 Features:

  • 43MP Sony CMOS Sensor
  • TVI/AHD/CVI/Analog Selectable by Built in OSD
  • f=3.6mm Mega Lens (Lens options available)
  • 1080P Video Output
  • Color : 0.5Lux, B/W : 0.05Lux
  • Sens-up :Color 0.05Lux, B/W : 0.005Lux


Mid-Range Budget Security Camera Option:

Watec WAT-933IP Camera with WAT-AD901-1212P5 12V DC Power Supply
Price Range: $980.00 – $1,100.00


As we step up to the next budget range we want to have a camera that can provide the HD picture and high def. output and still come in a small discreet package, on top of that you may also want to have something with wireless or IP connectivity and we have all that in a mid range budget with the Watec WAT-933IP Full HD IP Camera. This camera provides super low light extreme clarity HD that can be dropped anywhere to replace or provide a camera option with a simple network connection and power source. It is at its best in dark and low light environments and even better clarity with lights on and has an onboard microphone and onboard recording storage making it one of the most convenient options as well as not too bad on the budget. Full Features listed below, check out the website for more details.

WAT-933IP Features:

  • IP-H.264
  • Low Light 0.00009 LUX
  • FULL HD 1920 X 1080p
  • OnVif compliant
  • Duel Streaming
  • Onboard Recording and Internal MIC w/External MIC Options


Max Budget Security Camera Option:

Axis Q6128-E 4K PTZ Camera with Axis T8129-E Outdoor PoE Extender
Price Range: $2,900.00 – $3,300.00






This is a camera that would be good for any size business, here we have the final camera package is the granddaddy of them all it comes with a astounding 700° pan radius making it a one size fits all camera for any area and can cover ground that would normally take multiple cameras, if that’s not enough the 4K resolution video, 3.9-46.8 mm lens, auto removable IR (infrared) cut filter for low light and dark imaging, as well as auto dry feature after a storm and repaint-able metal camera casing are among the many things that make this the diamond standard for business surveillance or security. On top of this, we have an addable Outdoor PoE extender for covering vast distances if you have a small business but a large lot or area to cover. It expands the Ethernet and PoE connections beyond the 100m or 328 ft. limit making long term connections with no loss or degradation of signal with no additional power supplies needed and has a waterproof, rugged outdoor enclosure in case it needs to be placed outdoors. This camera and Extender set can do it all and make it look easy whether you are monitoring outdoors or indoors it always comes through with high definition imaging night or day, rain or shine and dries off its own internal moisture to keep fog away. If you are a growing business and have the money to spend then this is the best of the best. Full features listed below.

Q6128-E Features:

  • 4K resolution
  • Axis’ Sharpdome technology
  • Axis’ Speed Dry function
  • Pan performance up to 700°/s
  • Repaintable

Whether you need a budget friendly option or the big budget option all of these cameras are amazingly capable and will give you what you pay for and then some. They are all HD cameras with 1080 resolution or higher and all are fairly small and discreet as well as easy to setup and operate. It all comes down to the size and layout space you need to oversee and how much you have in mind to spend to accomplish making your business secure. Be it one of these or many of the other selections we have you can be sure that we carry everything you need at www.usasecuritysystems.com and will be able to help you design your own system if needed by calling us at 888-875-6091 and speaking to a sales person directly so that we can cater to your specific needs.