4K Security 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA
4K Security 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA
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4K Security 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA


The latest IP camera solutions by Camius include a 16-camera NVR recorder with 16 PoE (power-over-network) ports. The PoE NVR allows centralized recording and remote access to your IP security cameras. In addition, the network video recorder comes with two internal SATA ports and one e-SATA to add an external hard drive. You can add in a total of 42 TB of hard drives for weeks or months of recording. With the Camius NVRs, you can record real-time audio and video of your surveillance cameras in ultra HD 4K, 2K, and full HD 1080p resolutions. You can also receive motion and sound-activated and triggered AI detection-activated recording notifications via email or push from the Camius security network video recorder.

What’s in the box:

  • 16 channel NVR (Model: IPVAULT2256PR)
  • Power cord
  • HDMI cable
  • Network cable
  • USB mouse
  • Screws for hard drives installation and chassis
  • Installation guide

Note: hard drives and cameras are not included with this offer

Available on backorder

Why to select Camius 16 Camera NVR solution

Secure your home or business effortlessly with the Camius 16-camera NVR solution. Featuring 16 robust PoE ports, this NVR recorder offers centralized recording and remote access to all 16 security cameras, ensuring you can monitor your property from anywhere, at any time. Benefit from the convenience of our built-in P2P technology or DDNS.

Experience crystal-clear surveillance as our NVR supports ultra HD 4K, 2K, and full HD 1080p video resolutions, accompanied by real-time audio recording. Stay vigilant with intelligent push notifications and email alerts triggered by motion detection. With Camius, your security needs are comprehensively addressed, providing peace of mind for both residential and commercial environments.

Camius Advanced 4K 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA (only recorder)

Expand your storage options with the 2 Internal SATA ports and one e-SATA for adding external hard drives for a total storage capacity of up to 42 TB. Choose the right solution for your budget by purchasing your NVR with or without a hard drive. Invest in peace of mind with Camius’ advanced IP camera solution.

Advantages of Camius PoE NVR Camera System

Camius PoE NVR Camera System offers numerous advantages for those looking for a reliable security system. With the ability to support up to 16 PoE audio and video surveillance cameras, it offers high scalability to meet changing needs. Additionally, the system boasts a high bandwidth of up to 256 Mbps, enabling smooth and seamless transmission of video footage. Including H.264 and H.265+ video and the latest audio encoding format optimizes storage space and network bandwidth utilization, providing an efficient and cost-effective audio and video surveillance solution. These features make Camius PoE NVR Camera System a top choice for those seeking an advanced and versatile surveillance solution.


Add up to 16 IP cameras to the NVR

The Camius NVR system is a versatile video security solution for businesses and homeowners. It supports up to 16 Camius IP PoE cameras, offering a comprehensive view of your property. Its built-in 16 Ports LAN interface simplifies installation, and it’s compatible with other IP cameras from different manufacturers using an external PoE network switch or injector. Its robust features make it a top choice to boost your security. Follow this guide on adding IP cameras connected to an external switch). 

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Camius NVRs are optimized for Camius IP cameras that include just a plug-n-play setup, audio & video recording, intelligent and AI functions, IP cameras maintenance, etc.

DIY Camius Security Camera System Installation

Connect the Camius PoE cameras to the 16-channel 4K NVR using a network cable that supports power-over-ethernet (PoE) technology. This will allow a single wire to provide power, audio, and video. You can use Cat5, Cat6, or a higher network wire for your installation up to 328ft. The Camius NVR will automatically assign an IP address to each Camius IP security camera, eliminating the need for complicated IP configuration.

If you add non-Camius PoE cameras, you may need an external PoE switch.

Camius 16 channel NVR PoE camera connection diagramm

Expandable NVR Storage

The NVR can fit two internal SATA hard drives, including SSD, and an external eSata port for additional storage. While the security camera system allows for saving footage to an FTP or Cloud (such as Dropbox or Google Drive), reliable storage is a crucial component of an intelligent security camera system. Camius NVRs feature a dedicated section that provides information about the health of the installed hard drives using the SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology) process. This technology runs in the background and on-demand, updating users on the hard drive’s health.

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Ports and Network Protocols of the 16 Channel NVR

The 16 channel NVR has different ports and network protocols that allow you to connect devices and manage your security system. It has one wired audio input and output, 16 wired alarm inputs, and one output. It also has an RS485 port that enables you to connect PTZ cameras. The NVR is compatible with network protocols such as DHCP, PPPoE, DDNS, UPnP, P2P, Static IP, RTSP, and FTP. You can connect the NVR to your network using the RJ45 100/1000 Base-T port. Additionally, the NVR has three USB ports that you can use to operate the system with a USB mouse, backup footage, export, and import system settings, and upgrade the firmware.

Email Notifications

Camius PoE NVR camera systems offer a valuable email notification feature to inform you about suspicious activities. This feature can be configured to send email alerts to your chosen address whenever a motion or other event is triggered, or an alarm activates. It ensures real-time notifications, allowing prompt response to any situation. This becomes especially handy when you’re away from your property, ensuring you’re aware of potential security breaches. The assurance of immediate alerts for unauthorized access or movement provides peace of mind. Setting up this feature is straightforward and adaptable to your specific requirements. Check out our guide on configuring email notifications for step-by-step instructions. Stay connected and stay secure with Camius.

A High-Performance 16 Channel NVR Recorder with Versatile Display Options

The 16-channel NVR is a high-performance video recorder offering exceptional live view and playback. It delivers 4K at 60 frames, 4MP at 120 frames, and 1080P at 240 frames per second, ensuring top-notch video quality. It supports 1 to 16 camera displays or auto-sequencing, making monitoring easy on connected TVs or via browser/software. This versatile device has multiple display options:

  • 1 x HDMI (HDMI2) for primary 4K monitor
  • 1 x HDMI (HDMI2) for secondary 1080P monitor
  • 1 x VGA output
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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. 

Camius NVR Motion, PIR Detection is Smart Security at Your Fingertips

Camius NVR has smart motion detection features allowing advanced monitoring and security with Camius PoE cameras. With PIR detection, these cameras can detect even the slightest movement and trigger recording, alerting you to potential threats or suspicious activity. This technology enables you to keep an eye on your property and loved ones easily, no matter where you are. With Camius NVR Motion, PIR Detection, you can have peace of mind knowing that the latest smart security technology protects your home or business.

For PIR detection, install Camius 4K PIR cameras

Camius Smart video motion detection is supported by IP cameras in the NVR kit when they detect motion along with pedestrians, vehicles, or vehicles and pedestrians.

Sound Detection

Camius NVR comes with Sound Detection in Intelligent mode 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.


AI NVR with advanced detection

 Camus’s IP 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 detections to get precise reports and analytics. 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 Detection in AI mode and then allow push notifications on your mobile app. Make sure to select Schedule and save it.

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Security Camera Systems with advanced NVR software

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. The software also displays Up to 128 cameras on the same screen and manages multiple devices from different locations. Read here on how to add a Camius NVR or IP camera to the software.

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Web browser compatibility

Camius NVR is a network video recorder that supports multiple web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, and Safari. This compatibility allows users to access their Camius NVR system using any web browser without additional software installation. The web-based interface provides an intuitive user experience with easy-to-use controls for live viewing, playback, and configuration. With Camius NVR’s browser compatibility, users can conveniently access and manage their surveillance system from anywhere, using any device with internet access.

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Camius View

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 control your NVR system using your smartphone or tablet.

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After setting up the recording schedule, you will receive push notifications through the Camius View smartphone app and be able to access the recorded events.
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General information:
  • Built-in power supply AC 100~240V
  • Dimensions: 15 x 13.4 x 2.7 ” / 380 x 340 x 68 mm
  • Order model # Camius IPVAULT2256PR
What's in the box:
  • 16 channel NVR (IPVAULT2256PR)
  • Power cord
  • HDMI cable
  • Network cable
  • USB mouse
  • Screws for hard drives installation and chassis
  • Installation guide

Note: hard drives and cameras are not included with this offer

IPVAULT2256PR without hdd content

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 20 × 16 × 8 in


Recorder Type

NVR for IP cameras

Number of Channels

16 channels

Recorder Built-in PoE Ports


Recorder Total Bandwidth


Recorder Internal SATA Ports


Recorder eSATA Port


Pre-Installed Storage


Recorder Storage Capacity

30TB: 2 x Internal SATA (max. capacity 10TB each), e-SATA (max. capacity 10TB)

Recorder Cloud Storage

Dropbox or Google Drive

Recorder Email Alerts


Recorder Ethernet Port


Recorder Video Analysis


Recorder Video Output

HDMI1 for a primary monitor, HDMI2 for a secondary monitor, VGA

Recorder HDMI Cable


Recorder Mouse


Recorder Power

AC input: 100-240V ~ / 3.5A (Max) 50/60Hz / DC output: +12V/7A , 53V/4.53A / Max. consumption: 280W

PC Software


Mac Software


Android App

Camius View

iOS App

Camius View

Browser Access


Recorder PTZ RS485 Port


Recorder SMART HDD Check


Recorder Video Compression

H.264, H.265, H.264+, H.265+, MJPEG

Recorder Wired Alarm I/O

16 in / 1 out

Recorder Wired Audio I/O

1 in / 1 out