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PD1A-4: 4 Channel Recorder

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4 Ch TVI/AHD/CVI/Analog/IP Universal Port Recorder (2 MP), with 1 Bonus IP Ch (2 MP), Up to 5 cameras total, 1 HD Bay


  • 4 Channel Universal Port DVR (TVI/AHD/CVI/Analog/IP)
  • 1 Bonus IP Channel - Up to 2 Megapixel
  • Total Max IP Input: 5 (Including Bonus IPC)
  • H.264 Video Compression
  • True P2P Connectivity with QR Code Connect
  • Simultaneous HDMI/VGA up to 1080p Resolution
  • CVBS Main or Spot Monitor
  • Supports up to 4 Channel Simultaneous Playback
  • Multiple video search options including Thumbnail Search for quick retrieval of footage.¬†
  • Free iOS & Android Apps for Smart Phones & Tablets
  • Free Central Management Software (CMS) to manage multiple units & sites from a single platform
  • Free MAC client software to easily manage your system from your Apple computer
      Model PD1A-4


      Compression Standard H.264 High Profile 
      CPU Cortex A7
      OS Embedded Linux


      Input BNC x 4
      Resolution TVI/AHD/CVI 2.0 1080p, 720p, Analog, WD1 Real-Time
      IP Input/Access Bandwidth  IPC x 1 / 6 Mbps
      Output  HDMI x 1: 1920x1080, VGA x 1: 1920x1080, BNC x 1: CVBS (used as the main or Spot output)  


      Input RCA x 4
      Output  RCA x 1
      2-Way Audio  Take up channel one audio input 


      Resolution 1080p, 1080p light, 720p, WD1
      Frame Rate (NTSC/PAL) 1080p: 60/50 FPS, 1080p Lite/720p/WD1: 120/100 FPS
      Bit Rate 768Kbps ~ 8Mbps
      Mode Manual, Timer, Motion, Sensor 

      Bonus IP Input

      Resolution 1080P / 720P
      Frame Rate 1080p/720p @ 30 FPS
      IP Input / Access Bandwidth 6 Mb

      IP Input

      Resolution 1080p/720p
      Frame Rate 1080p/720p @ 30 FPS
      Total Access Bandwidth 20 Mb
      Total Max IP Input 5 (Including Bonus IPC) 


      Simultaneous Playback 4 Channel
      Search  Thumbnail, Time, Event, Tag Search 
      Function  Play, Pause, FF, FB, Digital Zoom up to 32x


      Mode Manual, Sensor, Motion, Exception
      Input 4 Channel
      Output  1 Channel 
      Triggering Record, Snap, Preset, E-mail


      Interface RJ45 10M/100Mbps x 1
      Protocol TCP/IP, PPPoE, DHCP, DNS, DDNS, UPnP, NTP, SMTP
      Web Client Max 5 Users Online

      Mobile Device

      OS iOS, Android 



      SATA x 1

      Running firmeware version v1.2.x or newer supports Western Digital Purple 10TB.

      Seagate Skyhawk 12TB


      Local Backup USB, USB Mobile HDD
      Network Backup  Yes


      RS485 RS485 x 1, Connect to PTZ
      USB USB 2.0 x 2 (One in the front panel and the other in the rear panel)
      Remote Controller Yes


      Power Supply  DC 12V
      Consumption  <5W (without HDD)
      Dimensions (W x D x H) 11.81 x 10.62 x 2.16 inches (300 x 270 x 55mm
      Work Environment  -14 ~ 122 F (-10 C ~ 50 C), 10~90% Humidity
      PD1A-4/2TB: 4 Ch HD-TVI Recorder, 2 TB

      Available with various configurations 0-14TB

      Spec Sheet

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