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DW-VMAX 8500G - Digital Watchdog H.264 8 Channel Video Recorder, 500GB

Digital Watchdog: DW-VMAX8500G 8 Channel DVR

Five year Warranty


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This item has been DISCONTINUED!  It has been upgraded to the NEW DW-VMAX480D 8500 or DW-VF8500G.

The Digital Watchdog DW-VMAX8500G is one of the most advanced 8 channel digital video recorders available on the surveillance market! It is the ideal CCTV video recorder for both residential and commercial CCTV security applications. The DW-VMAX8500G features a 500GB hard drive and 8 BNC input video channels to support up to 8 cameras. This is one of the most feature rich video recorders ever made to support mission critical 24/7 surveillance requirements. The Digital Watchdog DW-VMAX8500G features the advanced H.264 embedded platform that offers superior Full D1 (720X480), 2CIF, or CIF resolutions, giving the highest possible digital recording quality across multiple channels. The DW-VMAX8500G allows up to 60fps @ D1 and up to 240fps @ CIF giving you professional grade surveillance video at all times. You can simultaneously view and control cameras, alarm inputs, graphic mapping, and device status of 128 devices through the Digital Watchdog complimentary Pivot Hybrid CMS software platform.

The DW-VMAX8500G offers 100% MAC compatibility, with free Blackberry, iPhone, and 3G phone apps available so you can view your cameras right from your phone! Plus the DW-VMAX8500G includes an innovative Auto Enrollment feature that allows you to easily put your DVR on a network so you can view your cameras from any computer in the world!

When you buy the DW-VMAX8500G video recorder the software is already loaded on the DVR and ready for use right out of the box. You also receive a remote software disk, an IR remote controller, USB mouse, power adapter, and 5 year warranty!

Additional features include: AUTO Network Enrollment with internal network applications, AUTO recording configuration, DVR calculator, scheduled network backup, on-screen help menu, e-mail notification, DVR health check, call monitor, programmable spot monitor, one channel of audio recording, free DDNS support, automatic private IP addressing, screen saver to protect monitor screen, auto or manual firmware upgrades, mouse drive, PTZ control, and much more...

  • Includes: (1) DW-VMAX8500G H.264 8 Channel Video Recorder 500GB
  • Advanced H.264 Linux Embedded DVR
  • Multiplex-Live, Playback, Recording, Backup, Network
  • 60fps@D1, 240fps@CIF
  • One Touch Video Backup
  • One Touch Reverse Playback
  • One Touch Emergency Recording
  • Covert Channel
  • Call Monitor
  • Web Based Client w/Multi-User Access
  • Automatic Private IP Addressing
  • Simple & Free DDNS Support
  • NTP (Network Time Protocol)
  • Watermark Verification
  • DVR Health Check w/ E-mail Notification
  • Help Menu on Major Function
  • Auto Disk Info Recovery
  • Configuration Import/Export
  • Auto or Manual Firmware Upgrade Available
  • 4 Sensor Input, 1 Sensor Output
  • Screen Saver to Protect Monitor Screen
  • Central Management Software up to 128 Channels
  • USB Mouse, IR Remote Control GUI
  • Optional External USB DVD RW or HDD available for Backup
  • Up to 2 internal HDD Inputs
  • Support Blackberry, iPhone, 3G Phones
  • MAC Compatible Remote Software
  • Part#: DW-VMAX8500G