Vitek VT-EHL8 8-Channel H.264 Digital Video Recorder (500 GB)

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Vitek VT-EHL8 8-Channel H.264 Digital Video Recorder (500 GB)


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Product Highlights

  • Records Video up to D1 Resolution
  • Manages up to 8 Cameras
  • Pentaplex Operation
  • H.264 Compression
  • Multiple Recording Modes
  • 16 x 16 Motion Detection Grid
  • Mobile View on 3G Smartphones
  • Automatic Health & Event Notification
  • Supports RS485 Protocols
  • Mac OSX Client & CMS Software Included
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The Vitek VT-EHL8 8-Channel H.264 Digital Video Recorder (500 GB) is a Linux-based surveillance solution for users looking for professional performance in a compact package. The DVR allows you to record CIF resolution videos at 240 IPS from up to 8 cameras for high-quality imagery.

Pentaplex operation ensures smooth and efficient operation even while simultaneously dealing with live viewing, recording, playback viewing, backup, and remote access functions. Multiple record modes like continuous, sensor, motion detection, etc. allow you to easily configure your security system to record based on your requirements. Plus, motion detection in a 16 x 16 adjustable grid and 10 levels of sensitivity allows for efficient usage of storage space. Quick search function lets you quickly locate a specific video clip for review. H.264 compression technology in the 8-channel DVR allows you to save on storage space while minimizing the bandwidth requirement for operations.

The composite, spot, and VGA output ports let you connect a display to monitor video feeds and perform administrative tasks. It features an Ethernet port and with an intuitive CMS that allows you to easily manage and monitor footage from a centralized location within your network. Support for both dynamic IP addresses ensures advanced network connectivity at all times. This DVR automatically notifies the user via emails about health and specific events such as hard drive failure or low disk space to minimize system down time.

Remote viewing of live video feeds is possible via a compatible Web browser. You can even watch recorded videos on your 3G mobile phones to keep an eye on your surveillance area while on the go. Using the USB ports, data can be backed-up or transferred to external hard drives. Controlling this security system is effortless via the front panel controls, mouse, and remote control.

8-Channel Storage
  • H.264 compression technology for efficient usage of storage space and network resources
  • Supports recoding at D1 resolution for high-quality imagery
  • Real-time display and recording frame rate of 240 IPS
  • Allows simultaneous viewing, recording, playback, backup, and remote control
  • Pre-installed 500 GB hard drive
  • Multiple record modes like continuous, scheduled, motion detection, etc.
  • 16 x 16 adjustable motion detection grid with 10 levels of sensitivity
  • Quick search function for automatic review
  • Flexible and user-friendly CMS for easy managing and viewing of recorded footage
  • Automatic sending of health and event notifications via email
  • Easy control via the front panel, keypad controller, mouse, or an IR remote control
  • USB 2.0 ports allow for data to be backed-up or transferred to external hard drives
  • Mac OSX client software included
Network Connectivity
  • Offers access to data over the Internet, LAN, Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Opera, and Chrome
  • Mobile connectivity via your iPhone and other 3G smartphone devices
  • Supports camera PTZ control via RS-485 protocols
  • Applications for iPhone, iPad, iTouch, and Droid devices
Video Input 8 channels
Video Compression H.264 codec
IPS (Display / Recording) 240/240 (CIF)
Operating System Linux
Pentaplex Operation Yes
Video Output 1x VGA, 1x SXGA (1280 x 1024)
BNC Output Monitor: 1x composite
Spot: 1x composite
Split-Screen Live: 1, 4, 6, 8, 9, SEQ
Playback: 1, 4, 9
Audio In/Out 4 line in (RCA)/1 line out (RCA)
CODEC : G.711 (64 Kbps)
Storage Up to 1 internal HDD (SATA)
Archive USB device & network
USB Port 1x front & 1x rear
System Control Front panel, USB mouse, IR remote control
RJ-45 Ethernet Port 10M/100M
Search Calendar, event
Playback Rate 240 fps @ 352 x 240
120 fps @ 704 x 240
60 fps @ 704 x 480
PTZ 1x RS-485
Supports most of PTZ protocols with up to 255 presets
Motion Area Setting Adjustable grid (16 x 16), 10 steps sensitivity level
Recording Resolution Setting By each camera for different resolution setting (CIF/2CIF/D1)
Recording Quality Control 4 levels (low/standard/high/highest)
Recording Schedule By hour, by day, by recording mode, by alarm, by channel
Panic Record Overrides all other recording settings to provide the best quality recording
Pre Recording Maximum 5 seconds
Post Recording Maximum 180 seconds
File Format AVI
Player Backup player, Windows Media Player, and HDD PC viewer
Notification E-mails to specific users to notify events
System Configuration Full setup configuration over network
Bandwidth Limit Yes, adjustable by user
Two-Way Audio Yes
Watermark Watermarked Video & Audio for security
Power 12 VDC adapter, 3.3 A, 100 to 220 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Humidity 10 to 90% NC
Case Form Factor 1.3U
Dimensions 11.37 x 2.37 x 8.75" (28.87 x 6.02 x 22.22 cm)
Vitek VT-EHL8 8-Channel H.264 Digital Video Recorder (500 GB)
  • Mac OSX Client Software
  • CMS (Central Management Software)
  • IR Remote Control
  • 3-Year Warranty
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