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Digital Watchdog VMAX480 8-Channel Stand-Alone DVR (500 GB)

Digital Watchdog VMAX480 8-Channel Stand-Alone DVR (500 GB)


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The Digital Watchdog VMAX480 8-Channel Stand-Alone DVR (500 GB) is an upgrade of the advanced H.264 Linux-embedded digital video recorder VMAX. This DVR has all the features of VMAX plus more. It features HDMI and VGA support, built-in DVD-RW, Mobile Device Quad View, and PTZ Control. This DVR consists of 8-channel configurations with a basic storage capacity of 500 GB.

Advanced H.264 Linux-embedded DVR
Multiplex live, playback, recording, backup, network, configuration
120 fps at D1, total 480 fps at CIF
HDMI and VGA support
One-touch video backup and reverse playback
Built-in DVD-RW
Scheduled network backup
Covert channel
Call monitor
Web-based client with multi-user access
Automatic private IP addressing
Simple & free DDNS support
NTP (Network Time Protocol)
Watermark verification (Digital signature verification)
Network bandwidth control
DVR health check with email notification
DVR calculation and auto-recording configuration
Help menu on major function
Configuration import / export
Auto / manual firmware upgrade available
Screensaver to protect monitor screen
8 sensor input, 1 relay output
Email or text event notifications with snapshots
Central management software, Up to 128-channel
Mobile application for Blackberry, iPhone, Android smartphones
Mobile device quad view and PTZ control
MAC-compatible remote software
USB mouse, IR remote control GUI
Operating System Linux
Channels 8
CMS Capable: Yes

Description: PIVOT is a hybrid central monitoring software that is included with every Digital Watchdog DVR and IP camera. It can manage up to 128 sites or cameras and record up to 8 DW IP cameras simultaneously.

Software Download: Downloadable from http://publiclibrary.dwcc.tv/DVR/VMAX480/Software/
Video Input BNC: 8 channels
Video Output VGA Out: 2 monitors (VGA, composite, or HDMI), 1 spot monitor (composite)
Email Notification Alarm: Yes
Compression Type H.264
Recording Post Alarm & Pre: Yes
Recording Mode Continuous, alarm, motion, event recording, pre- & post-alarm, panic recording
Sensor Control: 8 each
Alarm Output: 1 relay, 1 TTL
Search Time search, calendar search, event search
Support Digital Signatures: Yes
Marking Water: Yes
Operation Multiple: Live, playback, recording, backup, network, configuration
Multi-Screen Display 1, 4, 9
Pan/Tilt/Zoom RS485 Port, virtual joystick control on-screen by mouse
Audio Input RCA: 4 each
Audio Output 1 each
HDD Default Storage: 500 GB
Storage Expandability: Internal: Built-in DVD-RW
Backup USB backup and network backup
User Authority Multiple: Yes
Remote Operation Configuration: Yes
Remote Control Wireless: Yes
Network 10/100 Base-Tx Ethernet (RJ45)
Fixed IP, DHCP, DDNS, Auto IP, and UPnP support
Web Server Yes
Power 12 VDC x 6.67 A
Environmental Storage Temperature: -4 to 140˚F (-20 to 60˚C)
Language Supported English, Spanish, German, French, Dutch, Slovak, Russian, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Turkish, Italian, Hungarian, Portuguese, and Polish
Certifications CE, FCC, MIC, WEEE
Size 14.25 x 2.5 x 14" (361.95 x 63.5 x 355.6 mm)
Weight 8.4 lb (3.81 kg) without HDD
Digital Watchdog VMAX480 8-Channel Stand-Alone DVR (500 GB)
  • User Manual (DVR & Software)
  • Quick Start Guide
  • CD (Manual & Software)
  • Set of Rubber Mount (4-Pieces)
  • 12 VDC Adapter
  • Power Cable
  • IR Remote Controller
  • 2 x Battery for Remote Controller
  • USB Mouse
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty
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