This 8 Channel NVR system with 8 Megapixels Spotlight IP Camera Bullets and 5 Megapixels PoE Dome Cameras is an excellent starting PoE kit for your business or home security. Camius spotlight camera provides an important security feature: deterrence. Motion Activated Spotlight IP Camera illuminates visible and bright light into the scene, which is proven to deters crime. You can turn the spotlight on and off using the Camius View app; schedule deterrence features to only be active during certain hours and days of the week. The spotlight feature allows for clear color video in complete darkness; this helps in identifying subjects. The 5 Megapixels PoE dome cameras are great for monitoring large areas with sound and motion detection as well.
Plug-N-Play IP camera NVR installation
Being one of the best Plug and Play PoE IP camera systems, IP Camera NVR Connection is made even simpler using Camius IP PoE cameras with one of the PoE NVRs from Camius. The 4K PoE camera and 2K Dome, are instantly added once the Ethernet cable is plugged in; recording starts immediately without going through settings. This also makes adding a new PoE camera to your NVR security system a breeze. For non-PoE installations in cases where a PoE switch is used between the IP camera and the NVR, adding cameras semi-automatically is possible with a button press.
H.265 video codec
Video compression is an important factor when choosing a security system, it determines video clarity, hard disk usage, and network bandwidth. Camius security systems support H.265 which is considered the best video compression standard to optimize all three areas. The video quality of an H.265 stream is higher than that of an H.264 with the same settings. Using H.265 reduces the file size as well which means less bandwidth is required to transfer a higher quality stream. The reduced file size means a longer recording duration on the hard disk.
You can customize IP camera recording, including scheduled, motion, sound detection triggered. In addition, the 4K Spotlight Surveillance Camera installed with the Camius NVR, offers intelligent video analytics such as Human, Vehicle, Perimeter Intrusion Detection. the 5MP IP dome security camera offers to record triggered by sound and motion detection as well.
NVR Hard Drive SMART Check
A smart 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 up to date on the hard drive’s health.
Smart & Customized Notifications
It will keep you aware of anything happening on your property with instant push notifications to your smartphone. The NVR’s 128Mbps bitrate allows both live view and playback videos at Ultra HD resolution. Security camera alerts on a smartphone can be customized on the Camius View app. Types of notifications include motion detection, hard disk status, Intelligent detection. Schedules are available for detection and delivery on the NVR or DVR, while the Push Notification section on the Camius View app allows the user to enable or disable specific alerts.
Night vision security cameras from Camius come with infrared LEDs around the lens, this allows your security cameras to capture clear video in complete darkness. Both cameras, 4K PoE camera bullet, and 2K PoE dome’ IR LEDs range extends up to 98 feet. Moreover, Camius IP cameras support color mode enabled in the camera settings, which allows the security camera to produce color night-vision footage in ambient light. Smart Infrared works with the image processor to provide the best coverage for near or far subjects.
A built-in microphone allows the user to monitor audio around the 4K spotlight surveillance camera, and a built-in speaker is utilized to play sounds on the camera. Put together, 2-way audio creates an intercom system between the user on a smartphone and the visitor under the camera. Push-to-talk and your voice will travel in HD quality to deliver an important warning or to send instructions on where to place the package. The 5MP dome security camera in this NVR kit has a built-in microphone for the audio stream and recording (1-way audio).
Video Resolution & Wide coverage
Wide-angle security cameras maximize coverage in indoor and outdoor applications. The 2.8mm lens used in the Spotlight 4K PoE camera captures 110 degrees horizontally and the 5MP dome camera offers 116 degrees of diagonal and 92 degrees horizontal view. Using wide-angle security cameras like the Camius SPOT8S and IRIS528A eliminates blind spots and reduces the number of cameras required to cover the entire perimeter. Spotlight Camera produces 8MP video and the dome camera 5MP video at 15 frames per second.
Spotlight 4K PoE Camera’ Siren
Camius PoE Spotlight Camera with siren adds an instant deterrent to your security system. The built-in speaker is used to play a loud siren sound based on conditions set by the user. Volume can be adjusted under settings so that the siren is loud enough to do its job without bothering the neighbors. A schedule option is available which allows the user to define hours and days during which the siren should be activated.
Sound and Motion Detection
Video Motion Detection is used to save valuable time while searching for an event or incident in playback. It allows users to set detection areas under setup for IP cameras, NVR; a schedule is available for detection hours and days. Sound and Video motion detection triggers recording and other actions on your Camius 8 Channel NVR. You can set sound or motion recording as the only recording method to save on disk space or activate motion recording along with normal 24/7 recording to record everything while having easy access to video footage triggered by motion and sound. Sound Detection is triggered when a sudden loud noise occurs near the camera, it alerts the user and records in Intelligent mode.
Spotlight IP Camera with PIR Motion Detection
Passive Infrared or PIR is a better way to detect motion; it is used as an alarm system to detect human movement. The PIR sensor is hard-wired into the camera, which allows for deeper integration with other camera functions like the spotlight and siren. Users can select hours and days of the week for the PIR sensor to work; users can also select areas where motion should trigger an alarm. Users have the option to enable push notifications for PIR triggering on their smartphones.
Free NVR software
Camius security systems go beyond the HDMI monitor and smartphone app. The free NVR 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 can combine cameras connected to a Camius DVR or NVR in addition to 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.
Camius View App
The Smartphone Security Camera App Camius View offers full access to your cameras from any location. The mobile app is available on iOS and Android App stores and is ready to link into your security cameras out of the box. You can use your smartphone security camera App to view and playback any Camius security camera; 2-way audio is available for supported cameras, which allows the user to press and talk in addition to listening to audio. You can even activate the spotlight and siren for supported cameras remotely to deter threats.
- 8 Channel NVR 3TB
- SPOT8S – 8MP Spotlight IP Camera (2)
- IRIS528A 5MP PoE Dome Camera (2)
- 60 feet network cable (4)
- 3ft HDMI cable, 3ft ethernet cable, USB mouse, Quick Setup Guide