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DW-VA1P164T | Universal HD over Coax® 16-Channel Digital Video Recorder

VMAX® A1 Plus™ DVRs support HD-Analog and HD-TVI signals up to 5MP, and CVBS up to 960H.


The DVRs offer a seamless upgrade to HD resolution for new ROI from existing coaxial infrastructure. The VMAX® A1 Plus™ can record 1080p video at real-time 30fps. Up the Coax (UTC) remote configuration is available with all compatible cameras. The VMAX® A1 Plus™ DVRs are available in 16-channel models with up to 20TB of storage.


  • Universal HD over Coax® DVR records HD-Analog and HD-TVI and all analog up to 960H signals
  • Advanced H.264 Linux® embedded DVR
  • 16-channels, real time 30fps recording up to 5MP
  • Up to 5MP recording resolution at 160fps
  • PathFinder™ Peer-to-Peer (P2P) remote connection
  • C3™ CMS and event server software up to 288Channels
  • Event camera group recording
  • Complete system analysis with real-time system and network status monitoring
  • Mobile Application for iPhone®, iPad®, iPod®, Android® Smart Phones and Tablets and Apple TV®
  • Mac® compatible remote ACS software
  • OSD and PTZ control via coax (UTC)
  • Signal hybrid detects any camera at HD-Analog, HD-TVI and 960H automatically.
  • Instant channel swap, no need to disconnect or reboot the DVR. 
  • Snapshot Notify™: programmable interval snapshot notifications
  • 4K (3840 x 2160) True HD, VGA and Spot video outputs
  • 0TB - 20TB storage options
  • HDD calculation and auto recording configuration
  • Thumbnail search with hour and 5-minute previews
  • 10 second jump buttons for playback and fast forward
  • Event notifications via email and C3™ CMS and push notifications to mobile devices
  • Multiplex - live, playback, recording, backup, network, configuration
  • 4 audio input, 1 audio output
  • 4 sensor input, 1 relay output
  • Digital spot monitoring output at D1 resolution
  • Simple and free DDNS service
  • Push notifications via DW® VMAX® Plus™ app
  • Easy web-based client with multi-user access
  • Help menu on major functions
  • Auto and manual firmware upgrades
  • 5 year limited warranty


Signals supported
Analog signal up to 960H, HD-Analog and HD-TVI up to 5MP
Input video
16 channels
Video live
Frame rate
1-30fps, max 240fps total
HD-analog and HD-TVI to 5MP and all CVBS analog resolutions up to 960H
Video output
4K True HD, VGA and Spot outputs
4 input
1 output
Alarm input
4 input
Alarm output
1 output
Operating system
Embedded Linux®
1x RS485 for keyboard and PTZ control
User interface
Menu display
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Control method
IR remote control (optional), USB mouse
Screen display mode
1, 4, 9, 10, 13, 16 and sequence
Screen resolution
HDMI: 2560x1440, 3840×2160 (4K), 800x600, 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1920x1080
VGA: 800x600, 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1920x1080
Spot: D1


Recording mode
Continuous, schedules, sensor-activated, motion detection, pre and post alarm, emergency, quick backup
0~5 seconds
0~5 minutes
Recording rate
960x480/576 (960H): 480fps
1280x720 (HD): 480fps
1920x1080 (HD): 480fps
2560x1600 (4MP): 240fps
2560x1944 (5MP): 160fps
Recording resolutions
HD-analog and HD-TVI to 5MP and all analog resolutions up to 960H
Playback rate
960x480/576 (960H): 480fps
1280x720 (HD): 480fps
1920x1080 (HD): 480fps
2560x1600 (4MP): 240fps
2560x1944 (5MP): 160fps
Playback resolution
HD-analog and HD-TVI to 5MP and all analog resolutions up to 960H
Fast forward functions
x1, x2, x4, x8, x16, x32
Playback functions
Intelli-search by time bar, calendar (date and time), event search and thumbnail search
HDD interface
Max. internal storage
Up to 20TB
HDD interface type
HDD health check
Temperature, S.M.A.R.T. with e-mail notifications
Camera color control
Digital zoom
Live and playback
Software upgrade
USB flash drive, network upgrade, FTP remote upgrade
Mobile client
Mobile app for Apple® and Android® smartphones and tablets and Apple TV®
Covert channel
Yes (live and playback)


Network connection
Ethernet (1 x Gigabit)
Transmission speed live
960x480/576 (960H): 480fps
1280x720 (HD): 480fps
1920x1080 (HD): 480fps
2560x1600 (4MP): 240fps
2560x1944 (5MP): 160fps
Web viewer
Live, playback and configuration, up to 10 multiple connections
Client monitoring software
Mac® (Apple® S/W), C3™ (CMS S/W)


Operating temperature / humidity
41°F ~ 104°F (5°C ~ 40°C), less than 80% (non-condensing)
Power requirement
12V DC
Power consumption
60W, 5A
15.15" x 12.4" x 1.88" (385 × 315 × 48 mm) (1U)
2.64 lbs (1.2kg)
CE and FCC and KCC and WEEE, RoHS
5 years limited


Prop 65WARNING: This product contains chemicals including Styrene which is known to the state of California to cause cancer, and Bisphenol A (BPA), which is known to the state of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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