Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD

Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD

Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD

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Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD

Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD

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Product Highlights

  • Analog, TVI, and AHD Compatible
  • Connect Up to 16 Cameras
  • 1080p at 30 fps Recording/Playback
  • 2TB Preinstalled HDD
  • H.264 Video Compression
  • Audio Input and Output
  • 10 Simultaneous Users
  • HDMI and VGA Video Output
  • RS485 for PTZ Control & 2 x USB 2.0
  • iOS and Android Apps for Mobile Use
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HDD Capacity: 2 TB

1 TB

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3 TB 4 TB 6 TB 8 TB 2 TB

Channels: 16


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  • 1Description
Compatible with analog, TVI, and AHD video systems, the VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR from Digital Watchdog can support up to 1920 x 1080 resolution at 30 fps over BNC cabling. The DVR can be connected to 16 cameras simultaneously, and it features an audio input and output as well as four sensor inputs and one alarm output for adding other surveillance devices to your system. HDMI and VGA video outputs allow you to display video in high-definition resolutions on an HDTV or HD monitor, and an RS485 interface provides support for PTZ cameras and controllers. Two USB 2.0 ports enable you to navigate the device with a USB mouse and easily transfer data to an external storage device such as a computer or NAS.

The DVR features an Ethernet connection for connecting the recorder to a network, offering remote viewing through an iOS or Android mobile application. The device can be accessed by up to 10 users at once, and each viewer can simultaneously view live video, playback recordings, and configure the DVR. When connected to the network, you can also receive event notifications to your mobile device via email, text, or Pivot CMS. The DVR comes with up to 2TB of storage, and it uses two SATA-II / SATA-III hard drives for housing your internal storage. A Graphical User Interface (GUI) offers easy setup and operation, and the package includes an IR remote control and power cabling for additional convenience.
Compatible with all analog, TVI, and AHD (1080p via coax) resolutions
Pivot central management software (up to 128 channels)
Mobile application for iOS and Android smart phones and tablets
MAC compatible remote ACS software
Intuitive graphical user interface (GUI)
HDD calculation and auto recording configuration
Event notifications via email, text, and Pivot CMS
Advanced H.264 embedded DVR
Simultaneous live view, playback, record, backup, network, and configuration
240 fps recording in 1080p AHD resolution
480 fps recording in all analog resolutions up to 960H and 720p
1 audio input and 1 audio output
4 sensor inputs and 1 relay output
16-channel looping output
Comes with simple DDNS service
Easy web-based client with multi-user access
Help menu for major functions
Auto and manual firmware upgrades available
UPC: 813379016172
In the Box
Digital Watchdog VMAX A1 Series 16-Channel 1080p DVR with 2TB HDD
  • IR Remote Control
  • 12 VDC Adapter and Power Cable
  • USB Mouse and Screws
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Video Input 16 channels
    Video Signals Analog signal up to 960H, AHD, TVI
    Frame Rate Max: 30 fps
    Resolution 1920 x 1080, 960 x 480, 960 x 240, 480 x 240
    Video Output 1 x HDMI
    1 x VGA
    Audio 1 x Input
    1 x Output
    Codec: PCM
    Alarm 4 x Sensor inputs
    1 x Output
    Operating System Embedded Linux
    Serial 1 x RS485 for PTZ camera and controller
    2 x USB 2.0
    Menu Display Graphical User Interface (GUI)
    Control IR remote control, USB mouse
    Screen Display 1, 4, 9, 16 sequence
    Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 1024, 1024 x 768
    Compression H.264
    Recording Modes Schedule, Event, Time-lapse, Panic, Continuous, Pre & post event, Motion, Recording configuration per channel
    Pre Recording 1 to 5 seconds
    Post Recording 5 to 15 seconds
    Recording Rate 480 fps @ CIF, 480, D1, 960H, 720p
    240 fps @ 1080p AHD
    Recording Resolution All analog resolutions up 960H, AHD 720p, and 1080p
    Playback Rate Up to 30 fps per channel in single-channel view mode
    Up to 15 fps per channel in multi-channel view mode
    Playback Resolution All analog resolutions up 960H, AHD 720p, and 1080p
    Fast Forward Functions: x1/16, x1/8, x1/4, x1/2, x1, x2, x4, x8, x16, x32
    Playback Functions First data, Last data, Date / time, Record table, Calendar, Bookmark, System log
    HDD Interface 2 x SATA-II or SATA-III HDD
    Storage Includes: 2 TB
    Maximum: Up to 12 TB (2 HDD x 6 TB)
    External Storage USB flash drive, USB HDD, DVD
    Health Reporting / Notifications HDD: Temperature, S.M.A.R.T. with email notifications
    Additional Features
    Camera Color Control: Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Hue
    Digital Zoom Live
    Software Upgrade USB flash drive, network upgrade, FTP remote upgrade
    Mobile Client OS Platform Mobile App for Apple & Android smart phones & tablets
    Channel Covert: Live and playback
    Network Connection 1 x Ethernet (Gigabit 10/100/1000 Gb/s)
    User Connections Maximum: 10 simultaneous connections
    Transmission Speed 480 fps @ 960H, D1, and 720p
    240 fps @ AHD 1080p
    Protocols Static, DDNS, DHCP, uPnP, RTSP
    Web Viewer Live, playback, and configuration up to 10 multiple connections
    Client Monitoring Software: MAC (Apple software), Pivot (CMS software)
    Operating Temperature 41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)
    Operating Humidity < 80% (non-condensing)
    Power Requirement 12 VDC
    Power Consumption 60 W
    Dimensions 14.1 x 14.0 x 2.6" (36.0 x 35.6 x 6.6 cm)
    Weight 9.83 lb (4.45 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 7.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 17.7 x 17.0 x 6.4"

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