Camius Advanced 4K 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA (only recorder)Camius Advanced 4K 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA (only recorder)
4K 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA I IPVAULT2256PR
$399.00 $299.00 Add to cart

4K 16 Camera NVR with 16 PoE Ports, 2 SATA HDD, e-SATA I IPVAULT2256PR



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 2 Internal SATA ports and one e-SATA to add an external hard drive. You can add in a total of 30TB capacity 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. Using built-in P2P (pier-to-pier) technology or DDNS, Camius 16 channel NVR connects to the mobile phone app and software remotely from wherever you are. 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 (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

Advantages of Camius PoE NVR Camera System

Protect your home or business easily with Camius’ 16 camera NVR solution. With 16 powerful PoE (power-over-network) ports, our NVR recorder allows for centralized recording and remote access to all 16 of your security cameras. Keep an eye on your property from anywhere, anytime, with the convenience of our built-in P2P (pier-to-pier) technology or DDNS.

Enjoy crystal clear surveillance with our NVR’s support for ultra HD 4K, 2K, full HD 1080p video resolutions, and real-time audio recording. Never miss a moment with smart push notifications or email alerts triggered by motion detection.

Our NVRs support ultra HD 4K, 2K, full HD 1080p video resolution, and real-time audio and video surveillance camera recording.

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 30TB. 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.

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

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 powerful and flexible video security solution designed to meet the needs of businesses and homeowners alike. With its support for up to 16 Camius IP PoE cameras, this system offers users a comprehensive view of their property, inside and out. The built-in 16 Ports LAN interface also makes installation a breeze, allowing users to quickly and easily plug in their Camius IP cameras and start with their audio-video security system. Additionally, this NVR system is compatible with other manufacturers’ IP cameras, which can be installed using an external PoE network switch or a PoE injector (follow this guide on adding IP cameras connected to an external switch). With its robust features and capabilities, the Camius NVR system is an excellent choice for anyone looking to enhance their video security and surveillance capabilities.

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.

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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 u 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.

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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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Display Video Outputs

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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. Follow this detailed guide on how to adjust the monitor’s resolution.

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

The Camius PoE NVR camera systems have an email notification feature informing you of suspicious activities. With this feature, you can set up the system to send email alerts to your designated email address whenever motion is detected or an alarm is triggered. This ensures you are notified in real-time, allowing you to take necessary actions. The email notifications feature is particularly useful when you are away from your property and want to stay informed about potential security breaches. Knowing that you will be immediately alerted to unauthorized access or movement within your property gives you peace of mind. This feature is easy to set up and can be configured to suit your specific needs. Follow this guide on how to setup email notifications.


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

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The 16-channel NVR is a powerful video recorder that offers users an exceptional live view and playback experience. With the ability to view and playback footage at resolutions of 4K with 60 frames, 4MP with 120 frames, and 1080P with 240 frames per second, this NVR delivers high-quality video for enhanced security. Additionally, the device supports a display split of 1 to 16 cameras or an auto-sequence, making it easy to select the best view on the TV monitor connected to the recorder or via a browser or software. This versatile device offers a range of display options to meet the needs of any security setup.

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

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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

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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.

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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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

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Specs and Guides

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Additional information

Weight10 lbs
Dimensions20 × 16 × 8 in
Recorder Type

NVR for IP cameras

Recorder Channels

16 IP

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