ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR

ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR

ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR

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ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR

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Product Highlights

  • Supports 16 IP Cameras/Video Encoders
  • Supports H.264/MPEG-4/MJPEG Compression
  • Linux-Based Standalone NVR
  • 5 Bays with Storage Space up to 10 TB
  • Supports RAID 1/5/10 Configurations
  • Total Frame Rate of up to 480 fps
  • Live Viewing of Video Feed
  • Remote Viewing via a Compatible Browser
  • 2-Way Audio Capable
  • Playback Speeds from 1x to 500x
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  • 1Description
The ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR is a reliable Linux-based surveillance solution that allows you to manage up to 16 network-based cameras or video encoders. This NVR supports recording of IP cameras up to 4 MP and uses H.264, MPEG-4, or MJPEG compression formats. With this NVR, you'll get storage space of up to 10 TB via 5 bays for SATA disks (HDDs not included).

You can select from RAID 1, RAID 5, or RAID 10 configurations to best suit your business requirements. A maximum total frame rate of 480 fps, 30 fps per camera ensures you get high-quality video from all cameras. This NVR allows viewing of video feeds in real time with a window layout that allows viewing of all 16 cameras. Remote viewing of recorded media is possible using a compatible web browser. Advanced control functions such as PTZ and speed control, preset points and tours, and mouse PTZ allow you to easily monitor all possible areas covered by your cameras.

The GNR-2000 NVR supports dual stream management of KCM, TCM, and TCD devices for optimized network transmissions. You can determine the time frame for recording videos and configure it to record certain specific events, thereby saving storage space. Quickly pinpoint a particular video recording with the smart search facility that uses time or a specific event as your search criteria. You can swiftly go through a day's recording with playback speeds of up to 500x.
Live View
  • Various display layout modes allow viewing of feeds from all 16 cameras or watch a single feed on the full-screen mode
  • Define display layouts and pre-set cameras within layouts with a layout manager
  • Automatic switch between different display layouts
  • Drag and drop video source from camera tree into a display layout
  • Event panel displays event status upon connection loss or recovery between server and client or when the allocated disk space is full
  • Supports 2-way audio communication with compatible devices
PTZ Function
  • Lets you control your camera with pan, tilt and zoom controls, speed control, and overlay controls
  • Includes 32 preset points
  • Supports a USB-based joystick controller
  • Scheduled recording - Records video with user defined schedule
  • Event recording - records video when the alarm event is triggered, including the pre-event buffered video clip
  • Bufferless recording - Event recording without pre-event buffered video clip, no streaming in normal mode, saves bandwidth
  • Manual recording - Instant recording on a single mouse click
Search & Playback
  • Time-based video search - Video recordings can be searched via time, channel, or bookmark
  • Event-based video search - Alarm-triggered video recordings
  • Activity and status log search – Lets you search for logs of video loss/recovery, network disconnect/reconnect, alarm events, user activity
  • Manual snapshot - Creates snapshot from playback for export
  • Zoom in/out digitally by mouse scroll wheel or by zoom control buttons
  • Allows cropping of short video clip from long recording file and save it as an independent file
  • Video export - Exports video clips in AVI format, text overlay supported
In the Box
ACTi GNR-2000 Desktop Standalone NVR
  • 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Maximum Number of Clients Unlimited
    Free Licence 4
    Maximum Number of Cameras 16
    Compression H.264, MPEG-4, MJPEG
    Live View
    Display Layout Mode 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 16
    Layout Tour Automatic switch between different display layouts
    Digital Zoom Zoom in/out digitally by mouse scroll wheel or by zoom control buttons
    Camera Tree Drag and drop video source from camera tree into display layout
    Two-Way Audio Audio sound from and to all the audio supported devices
    Control Pan, tilt and zoom controls, speed control, both buttons and overlay controls
    Preset Points and Tours Create preset points; create auto tours between preset points
    Activate NVR preset points or auto tours between preset points
    Number of Preset Points 32
    Joystick USB based joystick supported
    Default Protocol URL command
    Manual Recording Instant recording upon mouse click
    Frame Rate Maximum 1920 fps total, maximum 30 fps per camera
    Maximum Recording Time 96 Mbps
    Interface Serial ATA
    HDD Bay Maximum 5 disks (disks not included)
    RAID Level RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
    Event Management
    Event Trigger Video motion detection, external device through digital input, video loss and recovery, network loss and recovery
    Event Response Record video, play alert beep, activate external device through digital output, upload snapshot to FTP server, email notification with snapshots, event logging
    Manual Event Manually activate external devices through digital output via live view monitor
    Permission Control Unlimited number of users, multi-level permission, camera group permission for different users
    Data Backup By external DVD drive (optional)
    Operating System Embedded Linux
    System Status Monitor Real time status reports on remote browser
    Language Multi-language support
    Remote Access
    PC Web Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0 with live view, PTZ, playback, setup
    Mobile Client Program Mobile device application (MobileGo!) supporting live view, NVR layouts, PTZ control, event or time based search and playback
    Supported devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod
    System Requirements
    Remote Client PC 1-16 channels: Intel Core 2 Quad 2.66 GHz, 32/64-bit, 4 GB RAM
    Client PC Operating System 32/64 bit: Windows 7 (all versions), Windows Server 2008 (all versions), Windows Vista (all versions), Windows Server 2003 (all versions), Windows XP (all versions)
    Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or 9.0
    Unified Solution Fully compatible with ACTi cameras, encoders and CMS v2.0
    Camera Integration Open platform
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Operating Humidity 10 to 85% RH
    Power Source 110 to 220 VAC 50/60 Hz
    Power Consumption 200 W
    Approvals CE, FCC (part 15B class A), LVD
    USB USB 2.0, 4 ports
    Ethernet Port 2x Ethernet (1000 Base-T), RJ-45 connector
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 7.9 x 8 x 12" (200 x 215 x 313.5 mm)
    Weight 8.55 lb (3.88 kg)

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