Transcendent 32 Channel 8 MegaPixel NVR with 4K Output & Dual Ethernet Ports

  • 32 Channel Stand-alone Real-time IP NVR
  • 12/8/6/5/4/3MP/1080P/1280×1024/960/720P Input
  • 16 Ch. Playback, HDMI & VGA Video Outputs
  • H.265S / H.265+ / H.265 / H.264 Video Compression
  • 2 x 1 Gigabit LAN Ports
  • Recording 640fps@12MP (20fps/ch), 960fps@8MP (or lower) (30fps/ch)
  • Pentaplex: Live Display/Record/Playback/Backup/Remote Access
  • GEN III and IV Advanced Analytics Including: Regional Entrance / Exit Detection, Line Crossing, Target Counting [All by Human / Motor Vehicle Classification] Face Detection, Crowd Density, Abandoned / Missing Object, Abnormal Video
  • Supports Facial Detection with 32 Channels, and a 5000 Pic Database, Features Facial Search-by-Picture, with the ability to add pictures through App, Web, and External Input
  • De-Warp Fisheye Image into 4 Separate Images which can be Manipulated for Closer Inspection
  • 8 Local Alarm Inputs / 4 Alarm Outputs
  • 8 Internal SATA2/3 HDD Slots, up to 96TB (8 x 12TB) + E-Sata x 2
  • Supports Raid 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
  • RS485 & Network Based PTZ Control
  • Applications for iOS® & Android®
  • Remote Viewing over the Internet via Web Browser or LAN
  • Free VMS (Video Management Software) Lite and Standard versions available for organized viewing of multiple sites
  • Supports both Dynamic and Static IP Addresses
  • Web-based remote configuration
  • Control locally via Front Panel, USB Mouse, or Included IR Remote control
  • Heavy duty rack ears included
  • 3-Year Warranty

Video Input / Resolution 32 IP Channels up to 8 MegaPixel (4K)

Main Monitor Output 1 x 4K HDMI / 1 x 1080P VGA

Multi Operation Pentaplex: Live Display / Record / Playback / Backup / Remote Access

Recording Compression H.265 / H.264

OS Embedded Linux

Recording 960fps (30fps per channel)

Audio over IP Inputs 32 (1 Audio Channel per IP Camera over IP)

Local Audio In/Out IN: RCA x 1CH / OUT: RCA x 1CH

Two-Way Audio YES

Encode CBR

Quality Levels 11 level (According to Bit Rate)

Recording Modes Manual / Timer / Motion / Sensor

Local Playback 16CH

Face Detection Channels / Database 240 pictures / minute

Face Detection: Search by Picture Add, Modify, Delete and Search Face Pictures

Face Detection: Adding face pictures Resolution (64×64 – 1920×1080), jpg below 200KB

Face Detection: Face Trace Map Resolution (600×300-3840×2160), .jpg below 200KB

Image Dewarping De-Warp into 3 Separate Images

Search Time sliced image search, Time/Calendar search, Event (Motion, External alarm), Tag search

Alarm Modes Sensor, Motion, Video loss, IP conflict, Disk error, Illegal access, Network disconnection

Alarm Inputs / Output 16CH Local Input + 1 Channel per IP Camera / 4CH

Alarm Triggering Record, Snap, PTZ move, Alarm out, E-mail, etc

Network Interface RJ45 x 1

POE ports RJ45 x 16, with POE

PoE Standard 802.3af 15W max per port

Total PoE Budget 150W all ports

Bit Rate (Per Camera) 512Kbps ~ 10 Mbps (Adjustable)

Total Bandwidth 256Mbps Incoming / 256Mbps Outgoing

Dual-stream Individual Network Video Stream and local recording stream, set seperately

Network Protocols TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, DNS, PPPOE, DDNS, Email, UPNP, NAT, Telnet

Remote Viewing CMS / Web Browser / Mobile Platforms

Remote Users 10 Simultaneous Online Users

Backup Network, USB

SATA HDD SATA x 8, max to 10TB each

RS485 RS485 x 2 (for PTZ and Keyboard)

PTZ Protocol Through Network or RS485 (Pelco D / Pelco P)

USB USB 2.0 x 1 + USB 3.0 x 1 (for mouse and USB backup device)

Power Consumption / Power Supply ≤ 15W (Without HDD) / AC 110/220V (ATX 300W)

Working Environment 32°~122°F @ 10% ~ 90% RH

Weight 19.62lbs (8.9kg)

Dimensions (WxHxD) 16.93” x 3.54″ x 17.72″ (430 x 90 x 450mm)


Transcendent Series Network Video Solutions combine the simplicity of Stand Alone, Plug and Play Recorders and surveillance cameras with professional features and versatile design options. Available in 4, 8, 16, 32, and 64 channel configurations, along with 64 & 128ch Enterprise versions, these simple to use and easy to install NVRs support High Definition IP security cameras up to 8 Megapixel. A perfect pairing with Transcendent IP Cameras for quick, professional installation offering a variety of viewing options such as Central Monitoring (CMS) and Internet Explorer along with simple yet intuitive IOS and Android apps. Both the Transcendent TVI and Network recorders share the same client, CMS viewing platform and Mobile apps. Camera options include fixed, varifocal and vandal / weather resistant models.


32CH NVR 640fps@12MP (20fps/ch), 960fps@8MP (or lower) (30fps/ch), 256Mbps, 1TB~96TB, (8HDD max), 12MP Output, HDMI, VGA, PTZ, Facial Detection, De-Warping

Spec Sheet

VT-TNR3280E1: Spec Sheet

Manual (Color ~42MB)

VT-TNR3280E1: Manual

Manual (B&W ~16MB)

VT-TNR3280E1: Manual


Transcendent VMS for Windows: Manual


Transcendent VMS for Mac OSX: Manual

Mobile App

Transcendent Mobile App for Google Android

Mobile App

Transcendent Mobile App for Apple iOS


Transcendent IP Tool 3.0


Transcendent RPAS Player


Transcendent VMS for Windows:
32 Bit


Transcendent VMS for Windows:
64 Bit


Transcendent VMS for macOS


Control4 Streaming Driver for Transcendent IP Cameras