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DW 12 Channel VMAX Series NVR, 80MB, 1 x HDMI / 1 x VGA, 1 x HDD, 1 x Gigabit NIC, **8 x POE AND NO HDD INSTALLED**


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Digital Watchdog VMAX IP G4 8-Channel PoE NVR With 4 Bonus Channels 

  • Complete installation, setup and camera configuration in minutes!
  • CCIP™ system encryption via TLS protects your surveillance system from out of network attacks
  • Record and manage single-sensor IP cameras at real-time 30fps up to 4K (3840×2160), with 80Mbps maximum throughput
  • Local power for up to 8 IP cameras via resident PoE+ switch
  • DW Witness™ turns a smartphone or tablet into a surveillance camera
  • PathFinder™ easy end-to-end remote connection with NAT Traversal (STUN/TURN) support
  • Automatic device discovery
  • Compatible with ONVIF cameras
  • 0-32TB storage options
  • Transfer real-time data using Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
  • Snapshot Notify™: Interval camera image verification sent to an email
  • Remote management with C3™ CMS for Windows® and Mac®®
  • Event camera group recording
  • System analysis with real-time system, PoE and network status monitoring
  • Event notifications via email, text and C3™ CMS and push notifications to mobile devices
  • Mobile Application for iOS® and Android® devices
  • Dual-stream recording
  • Easy drag and drop camera management
  • Instant backup during playback
  • True HD and VGA simultaneous output support
  • Compatible with DW® Spot™ Monitoring module for Public View Monitors
  • 1 audio input, 1 audio output
  • 4 sensor inputs, 1 relay output
  • Advanced H.265/H.264 Linux embedded NVR
  • NVR calculation and auto-recording configuration
  • Screen saver to protect monitor screen
  • Import/export configuration between multiple NVRs
  • Auto or manual firmware upgrade available
  • NDAA/TAA compliant



Data rate (Mbps)80Mbps
Display Modes1, 12, 4, 6, 9, Sequence
Display SpeedUp to 30fps per channel
Input channels12 Channels, 8 PoE channels
Local Video Output Resolution1024x768, 1280x1024, 1280x720, 1920x1080, 2560x1440, 800x600, 3840×2160 (4K)
Local Video OutputsTrue HD, VGA
Max Supported Recording Resolution4K (3840×2160)
Video CompressionH.264, H.265
Raw internal storage options002TB  004TB  006TB  008TB  010TB  012TB  016TB  020TB  032TB  No Local Storage 
Maximum Storage10TB (DW-VG41210T8P), 12TB (DW-VG41212T8P), 16TB (DW-VG41216T8P), 20TB (DW-VG41220T8P), 2TB (DW-VG4122T8P), 32TB (DW-VG41232T8P), 4TB (DW-VG4124T8P), 6TB (DW-VG4126T8P), 8TB (DW-VG4128T8P), No storage (DW-VG4128P)
Audio in/out1 input, 1 output
Performance featuresCamera Color Control, CCIP, Covert Channel, Digital Zoom in live and playback, Import and export settings, PoE built-in, Quick Setup under 3 Minutes, Real-time temp alert
Playback FunctionsCalendar, Event search, Smart motion search, Thumbnail search, Timeline
Playback speedx1, x16, x2, x32, x4, x64, x8, x99
Post-recording0~5 minutes
Pre- recording0~5 seconds
PTZ controlRS485, UTC
Recording ModesContinuous, Emergency, Motion detection, Pre- and post-alarm, Quick backup, Scheduled, Sensor
Recording Resolution and Recording RateUp to 3840×2160 (4K): 360fps
System OperationGraphical user interface (GUI), Joystick Controller (optional), USB mouse (included)
BackupLocal backup via USB, Network backup via CMS
Ethernet Ports1x 1G Ethernet (RJ45)
Firmware UpgradeCMS over network, FTP, USB
Network Remote SoftwareDW VMAX Plus App, C3 CMS, DW Mobile Plus, DW Site Viewer for Apple TV, DW Witness
ProtocolDDNS, DHCP, RTSP, Static fixed IP, uPNP
System recovery after power failureAuto-reboot and journaling file system
Transmission speed liveUp to 3840×2160 (4K): 360fps
Maximum Power per PortUp to 30W
Power Consumption120W total power budget (recorder + PoE ports)
Power Requirements48V DC, 2.5A
Total PoE Power Budget12W per PoE port, 96W
CertificationKCC, NDAA Compliance RohS, TAA Compliance  UL Listed  WEEE
Form FactorEmbedded
Operating Temperature and Humidity10~90% RH, 32~113 °F (0~45 °C)
Rail kitDW-G419RE (optional. Sold separately)
Recorder Dimensions (H X W X D)14.96" x 10.58" x 1.77" (380 x 268.8 x 45 mm)
Serial portsRS485
USB interfaceYes
Warranty5 Year Limited Warranty
Weight3.74 lbs (1.69 kg)