With the Camius Professional 16 Channel 4K DVR (digital video recorder), you can view and record up to 24 HD security cameras. In addition to supporting 16 analog surveillance cameras over coax, you can add up to 8 HD IP cameras. This surveillance DVR is the most effective hybrid surveillance solution for any business due to its high bandwidth and 4K capabilities. Using a browser, video management software for PCs and Macs, or Camius View, you can access this advanced DVR anywhere in the world.
Professional Security Camera Recorder
The Camius Professional 4K 16 Channel DVR (digital video recorder) is a highly advanced surveillance system for large home and business applications. It can view and record up to 24 HD security cameras at a high bitrate, making it an excellent choice for businesses that require extensive surveillance capabilities.
In addition to supporting 16 analog surveillance cameras over coax, this DVR can accommodate up to 8 HD IP cameras. With its high bandwidth and 4K capabilities, the Camius Professional 4K 16 Channel DVR offers the best of both worlds regarding analog and IP camera support.
One of the key advantages of this system is its remote access capabilities. You can access the DVR remotely from anywhere worldwide using a browser, PC or Mac-compatible video management software, or the Camius View Smartphone app. This makes it easy to monitor your business premises at all times, even when you’re away from the office.
Compatible Surveillance Cameras
This 4K XVR supports up to 16 analog CCTV cameras. CVBS, AHD, CVI, and TVI 4K cameras are compatible with the DVR. In addition to analog cameras over coax, the 4K Hybrid DVR works with IP network cameras. The security recorder supports up to 24 HD channels in XVR mode.
Analog Channels convertible to IP
The total default bandwidth is 64Mbps. Converting all analog channels to IP channels will increase to a maximum bandwidth of 192 Mbps. By decreasing one analog channel, you can increase bandwidth by 8Mbps. Add 16 analog and 8 IP channels to the Camius surveillance digital video recorder.
Camius IP (network) cameras are recommended for full functionality; 3rd party IP camera support may be limited to basic video and motion detection features. Camius IP cameras to the DVR are easy and offer advanced features. Follow this how-to guide about adding IP cameras to Camius DVR.
Security Camera Recorder with Upgradable Storage
The 4K Professional Security DVR for security cameras fits two internal SATA hard drives with a capacity of up to 10TB each. In addition, the 4K DVR has an e-SATA port for an external hard drive maximum capacity of 10TB. We offer a detailed guide with steps to install internal hard drives.
S.M.A.R.T. feature fully evaluates your DVR recorder’s hard drive disk, displaying errors, if any. A smart security camera system isn’t complete without reliable storage; Camius DVRs 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.
This DVR has two 4TB hard drives pre-installed with a total 8TB capacity, which you can upgrade to a higher capacity (click here for the list of tested and compatible hard drives).
DVR Recorder with 4K HDMI video and Spot-Out feature
Camius 4K DVR comes with 3 video outputs to add a monitor/TV for live view
- 1 x HDMI output which supports 4K video 3840×2160
- 1 x VGA output that supports 1080P video (1920×1080)
- 1 x CVBS (or BNC) for Spot-out monitor to call out the certain camera. Follow this how-to guide for Spot monitor settings
While in ‘Wizard Setup’ mode, choose an output resolution that matches your monitor. The DVR should adjust the output resolution automatically to match the best resolution of your monitor at the system startup. Follow the detailed guide on how to adjust a monitor’s resolution.
Shop DVR camera bundles with 16 Channel DVR recorder
- RS485 for adding a Pan Tilt Zoom camera (PTZ)
- WLAN, DHCP, PPPOE, DNS, DDNS, RTSP, HTTPS, and P2P protocols
- RJ-45 port (100/1000M）
- Audio 16 inputs, one output
- Alarm I/O with 16 inputs, one output
Professional Security DVR with 4K Recording
The security DVR supports the recording of analog channels with 4K (8MP) with ten frames per second (fps) and IP at 1 to 30 fps (depending on the IP camera capabilities, e.g., SPOT828A-R IP camera). You can even control audio settings.
Customizable Recording Schedule
This 4K CCTV Recorder 16 channels system allows customized recording. Make sure to set the Recording Schedule by selecting the type of recording mode you need:
- Green is for Normal
- Yellow is for Motion
- IO is for Alarm input, output
- Purple is for PIR (applicable to Camius PIR cameras).
4K CCTV DVR with Audio
The newest 4K DVR from Camius can record audio. If you want to use this feature with analog cameras, install Camius’ latest 4K analog camera [FB4KAOC], which has a built-in microphone, and select ‘Coaxial Audio’ as the ‘General – Audio Input Type’ option. Then, enable ‘Audio’ under the DVR’s ‘Record – Encode – Mainstream’ setting. You will need a special Camius audio video power coaxial cable to utilize the audio feature fully. For further information, click on this link.
Besides recording 4K video synchronized with audio, you can control audio camera settings within the DVR. The below picture shows Camius IP camera audio settings.
DVR with Email Notifications
You can enable motion, intelligence, or AI detection to trigger sending email notifications. Click here for the how-to guide.
Camius DVRs offer advanced user management features that allow users to customize and control access to their surveillance system. With Camius DVRs, you can create multiple user accounts. This feature ensures that only authorized users can access the system, preventing unauthorized access and potential security breaches.
In addition to creating user accounts, Camius DVRs also offer different levels of access to the system. The administrator has full control over the system, including creating and deleting user accounts, changing system settings, and viewing recorded footage. Other users can be granted restricted access, limiting their ability to modify the system’s settings or view certain footage.
Camius DVRs also allow users to set specific permissions for each user account. For example, you can allow some users to view live footage only while others can view live and recorded footage. This level of customization provides added security to your surveillance system and ensures that users have access to only the footage they need.
Another advanced feature of Camius DVRs’ user management system is the ability to set up notifications for specific users. This feature allows you to receive alerts when specific events occur, such as motion detection
More Advanced Features
- You can enable recording videos or pictures triggered by your alarm events to Dropbox or Google Drive. Follow the guide available at this link
- Time-lapse recording (controlled by the Capture feature)
- Playback search with Date/Time, Event List, Smart Search
- Privacy Zone set up
- System Auto-reboot
- Restore to default settings
- Set the menu timeout or turn it off completely (follow this guide)
- Remote access using a browser. You can adjust the web session timeout following the DVR’s menu path: Setup – System – General – Web Session Timeout
This DVR for security cameras offers Intelligent Detection using AI analysis. This goes beyond video motion detection, allowing the user to create zones for detecting movement patterns, location, etc. Intelligent & AI Detection will trigger Push notifications in addition to video recording in a special color and tag. In AI mode, you can apply one of the functions for analog and IP cameras.
Tamper Detection (Video Tampering)
Video Tamper Detection is required in installations exposed to possible tampering or vandalism. This feature detects a sudden moving object in front of the lens; this indicates that someone is tampering with the camera up close. When Tampering is detected, a notification is sent to the user, and the Camius DVR will tag the recording with a date and time stamp. Camius analog cameras support this function.
DVR software for Windows and Mac & Web Browser Access
Camius security systems go beyond the HDMI monitor and smartphone app. The free DVR software 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 great for multiple installations as it combines cameras connected to a Camius DVR and individual Camius cameras on one screen. The software can display Up to 128 cameras on the same screen and manage multiple devices from different locations. Follow this guide to add the DVR to the software.
Camius DVR works with web browsers, click here for the guide
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.
- Power supply 12VDC/5A 60W (Input 100-240V 1.5A Max. 50/60Hz) (using Camius DVR’s original power supply is recommended)
- Dimensions 15″ x 13″ x 2″
- Net 5.4lb (without HDD) / Gross weight 7.42lb (with packaging)
- Order model # Camius Trivault4K2168R 8TB HDD
What's in the box:
- 16 Channel DVR with two 4TB hard drives (model: Trivault4K2168R 8TB HDD)
- Power supply, HDMI cable, Network Cable, Audio Cable, USB mouse, Quick setup guide, screws for the security digital video recorder’s chassis, and internal hard drive installation.
- Note: Cameras are not included in this offer