September 24


Are you considering purchasing camera systems to perform turning movement counts or other types of traffic data collection?  Are you looking for a non-intrusive traffic counter to keep your people off the street when collecting traffic data? 

Miovision’s Scout and Spack Solutions' countCAM2 are the most popular portable video systems available for recording short term traffic data video.  Here’s what you need to know about each device:




$999  ($1,498 w/ Battery Booster)



50  (100 w/Battery Booster)


Approximate Size & Weight

  • 3 x 6 x 8 inches
  • 2 pounds
  • Add on battery booster is about 8 x 6 x 4 inches and 3 pounds
  • Optional 4 foot long x 2 inch diameter mounting pole extends to 12 feet long for mounting.  Can be installed on existing signs/poles without the extension pole.
  • 8 x 8 x 12 inch case with integrated 8 inch diameter base and telescoping pole that extends to 25 feet
  • 25 pounds total
  • Weather Rating

    Watertight; works in termperatures from the heat of Dubai to the cold of Alaska

    Watertight; works in termperatures from the heat of Dubai to the cold of Alaska

    Setup Time

    Less than 5 minutes.  Mounted on an extension pole or discretely hose-clamped to existing sign or poles without an extension pole.

    Less than 5 minutes.  Integrated extension pole unit that rests on the ground and locked to an existing sign or pole.


    Wifi via onsite phone app for programming, no remote dial-in

    Remote dial-in is available, 5.5 inch LCD screen for programming




    Video Storage

    64 gb

    64 gb

    Sources:,, Public Bids for Miovision (Rocky Mountain, NC May 2020 and Woodland, CA June 2020), reddit

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    Mike Spack

    My mission is to help traffic engineers, transportation planners, and other transportation professionals improve our world.

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