The Camius 4K 16 Channel NVR system is a premium security solution with two high-quality outdoor cameras. It provides clear 2K video and audio and features advanced AI technology, such as Sound Detection, Human & Vehicle Detection, Perimeter Intrusion Detection, and more. With the highest recording capacity of any 16 Channel NVR, it’s perfect for businesses needing complete security coverage. The system is expandable up to 30TB for long-term recording and can accommodate 16 Camius PoE cameras. This advanced starter kit can be easily scaled to 16 cameras as needed and will satisfy home and business security needs and exceed expectations.
Plug-N-Play NVR Camera System
Unleash the Power of Surveillance with Camius 16CH NVR recorder! Get seamless integration with Camius IP PoE cameras and enjoy the convenience of a built-in 16 Ports LAN (Power-Over-Ethernet) interface for easy plug-n-play installation. The network video recorder assigns a unique IP address to Camius IP cameras. As a result, users do not require a complicated camera configuration.
You can add other manufacturers’ IP PoE cameras by installing them with an external PoE network switch. We recommend Camius PoE cameras for full functionality and features, as the other brands’ IP cameras may be limited to basic motion detection only.
Advanced Network Video Recorder NVR
Camius NVR camera system systems offer an advanced interface to all users.
Once you plug the Camius PoE cameras into the NVR’s PoE ports, they will automatically start playing on the NVR, as indicated by the ‘State’ being green, which signifies a successful addition of the camera.
Once the camera is plugged into the NVR PoE port, you will see PoE power consumption by selecting the ‘ PoE Power tab.
High Bandwidth along with Latest Video and Audio Compression with the Best PoE security camera system
In Camius, we aim to offer our users the best PoE security camera system by including the most advanced features in the industry. The NVR’s 256Mbps bitrate allows live view and playback videos at Ultra HD resolution. All Camius security systems support H.264 and the latest H.265, H.265+ video and audio compression. It saves up to 50 percent on the recorder’s storage space and improves bandwidth efficiency to maximize your 16 Channel 4K security NVR & internal hard drive storage.
4K Live View
Camius 16 Channel NVR (network video recorder) comes with 3 video outputs to add a monitor/TV for live view
- 1 x HDMI (HDMI2) output for the primary monitor, which supports 4K video (3840×2160)
- 1 x HDMI (HDMI2) video output for a secondary monitor that supports 1080P display resolution
- 1 x VGA output
Choose an output resolution that matches your monitor. The NVR should adjust the output resolution automatically to match the best resolution of your monitor at the system startup.
Please note that some legacy monitors could fail to communicate their acceptable resolution. Follow this guide on how to adjust the monitor’s resolution
Camius 16 channel NVR has an additional HDMI output for a secondary monitor that you can customize.
Storage & SMART check
The network video recorder fits two internal SATA hard drives with up to 10 Terabytes of capacity each. In addition, the NVR has one external eSata port for external storage.
The security camera system allows for saving images or footage to Cloud (Dropbox or Google Drive). But an intelligent security camera system isn’t complete without reliable storage; Camius NVRs offer a dedicated section with details about the health of installed hard drives. The process is named SMART, which is short for Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology. The advantage of this technology running in the background and on demand is that the user can stay updated on the hard drive’s health.
Follow this guide when you want to upgrade or expand your HDD storage
Surveillance Cameras with Audio bundled with the NVR
Camius 4K 16 Channel Network Audio Video Recorder is bundled with Two 5 Megapixel bullet cameras delivering super HD 2K videos, which is 2.5 times the pixels as an HD 1080p security camera. Instead of 1920 × 1080, over 2,000,000 pixels, this super HD 2K PoE security camera system can record at a pixel ratio of 2880 x 1620. More pixels delivered by the security camera allow you to get more enhanced picture details when you zoom in.
You can customize encoding and recording settings, including and not limited to the video and audio encoding (compression) type, bitrate, resolution, and frames.
5MP PoE cameras offer color night vision in ambient light conditions. Camius cameras adjust the displayed stream to include color on a video at night. It allows the user to distinguish colors on a subject, like a red vehicle or a blue shirt. Even the moon or starlight is enough to keep the camera in Color Night Mode. In complete darkness, cameras deliver a black-and-white picture. The cameras’ infrared distance is 30 to 100 feet.
Business Security Cameras with Audio
These Camius security cameras with audio recording allow you also to listen to audio life. You can also turn on and off the camera’s audio. Sound Detection is triggered when a sudden loud noise occurs near the camera; it alerts the user and records in Intelligent mode.
Highly Customizable Image Control Settings
Camius 2K IP cameras have highly customizable image settings, which you can control directly in the NVR. You can select the best IR settings, including the IR cut mode, IR cut delay, IR LED way, and even the level of IR LED lights (low beam light). In addition, you can also control the camera’s view using the Lens Flip, Angle Flip, selecting Corridor mode, enabling WDR (wide dynamic range), and even more. You can save default settings by clicking on the ‘Default‘ tab.
Camius 2K IP cameras provide a 91-degree view.
You can enable alarm settings using the NVR. Alarms include a recorder’s buzzer sound, sending email alerts, push notifications to the CAMIUS VIEW smartphone camera app, recording, pre-recording, and uploading images to Cloud through the NVR (Dropbox or Google Drive). Note, Voice prompts are in beta.
You can schedule an alarm for each camera and select the following events to trigger it:
- Motion Detection
- Stationary Object or Sound Detection in Intelligent mode
- AI detection includes Human & Vehicle Detection (PD&VD), Cross Counting (CC), Perimeter Intrusion detection (PID), or Line Crossing detection (LCD). You can enable one of the AI functions.
- ‘Exception’ that includes No Space on your Hard Drive Disk, Disk error or failure, Video Loss
Smart Motion Detection
Camius NVR network video recorder allows motion detection to monitor and record all the activity in your home and business. You can also select your motion target detection that includes not any video motion but Pedestrian, Vehicle, or Pedestrian & Vehicle as your target.
Please note motion detection recording and alarm schedule are not enabled by default and need to be turned on by a user. Follow this guide for a detailed motion detection setup
Security Camera System for Business with Intelligent Detection
Camius 2K IP cameras support Sound Detection in Intelligent mode
Sound detection is triggered when a sudden loud noise occurs near the camera; it alerts the user and records in Intelligent mode. You can set up alarms triggered by Sound detection, and if you click on ‘Intelligent,‘ make sure to enable Sound detection by checking the switch box.
Best Security Cameras for Businesses with AI Detection
Camus’s latest 2K security cameras offer detection using AI analysis. It goes beyond video motion detection, allowing the user to create zones for detecting movement patterns, location, etc. You can activate one of the AI detects for precise detection, alarms, and reports. AI Detection will trigger recording, email, or push notifications in addition to video recording in a unique color and tag.
AI Detection includes:
- Human & Vehicle Detection (PD & VD)
- Perimeter Intrusion Detection (PID)
- Line Crossing Detection (LCD)
- Cross Counting (CC)
- More AI functions are in the Beta version
You can enable Human & Vehicle or Perimeter Intrusion Detection in AI mode and then allow push notifications on your mobile app. Make sure to select Schedule and save it.
You can enable alarms in AI mode, including a buzzer sound produced by the NVR. Recording, Post recording, showing a message, sending email, uploading pictures or videos to an FTP folder or Cloud (Dropbox or Google Drive). In addition, on your Camius View app, you can enable push notifications on AI Human and Vehicle Detection.
Free NVR software and Remote Apps
NVR PoE camera system goes beyond the HDMI monitor and smartphone app. The free NVR software (VMS) can turn any desktop, laptop, PC, or Mac into a 24/7 surveillance station. Users can monitor live video and audio streams in addition to playback and manage cameras with access to device settings. This software is excellent for multiple installations as it can combine cameras connected to a Camius DVR or NVR and individual Camius cameras on one screen. You can access your camera remotely by adding the Camius 16CH NVR system to the software using the NVR’s P2P ID.
Camius View App
The Smartphone Security Camera App Camius View offers complete access to your cameras from any location. Click here on how to add your security cameras to the app.
The mobile app is available on iOS and Android App stores and is ready to link to your security cameras. You can use your smartphone security camera App to view and playback any Camius security camera, listen to audio, and control the system entirely, including restarting it remotely.
You can configure and restart your NVR system using your smartphone app.
What’s in the box:
- 16 Channel NVR with a pre-installed hard drive 4TB (IPVAULT2256PR 4TB HDD)
- 2 x 2K PoE Bullet Camera (BOLTX536R)
- 2 x 60ft Cat5E cable
- NVR’s power cord, HDMI cable, Network cable, USB mouse, Remote controller, Installation Guide, Tech support info
- Note: this bundle includes only one pre-installed hard drive.