8 Channel 8 MegaPixel [4K] Real Time PoE Advanced A.I. Network Video Recorder w/ Temperature Measurement

• 8 Channel Stand-alone Real-time IP Network Video Recorder
• Full 8 MegaPixel [4K] Real-time recording (240fps) with 240fps playback
• 4K HDMI & VGA Video Outputs
• H.265+ / H.265 / H.264 Video Compression
• Plug and Play & Auto Configuration for Leading ONVIF Compliant IP Camera Models
• Temperature Measurement [F / C], w/ Real-time and Historical Statistics
• Real-time Face Capture and Temp. Measurement Display
• Real-time Alarm for Abnormal Temp. and Mask Detection
• Real-time Personnel Info. Display (Name, Area, Temp., Mask On / Off, Company)
• Supports Facial Recognition (w/ or w/out Masks): 8 Channels, and a 30,000 Picture Database (4 Groups: Attendance Group / Allow / Block / VIP)
• Features Facial Search-by-Picture by Temperature, Time, Camera, Event, and Mask, with Ability to Add Pictures through App, Web, and External Import
• Allow / Block / VIP / Temperature Exception Alarm
• Attendance Management by Week / Month / Custom
• Face Greeting View and Settings via Web Client
• Access Control Trigger by Staff / VIP / Allow List
• Alarm Modes: Motion /Sensor Detection, A.I. Event, Temp., Exception Alarm, Mask
• Alarm Linkage: Record, PTZ, Cruise, Alarm Out, Pop-up Window, Email, Buzzer, App Push
• Internal 8-Port PoE Switch
• 1 Gigabit LAN Port
• Pentaplex: Live Display / Record / Playback / Backup / Remote Access
• 1 Internal SATA2/SATA3 HDD Slot supporting up to 10TB (1 x 10TB HDD)
• Control locally via USB Mouse or with the Included IR Remote control
• 2-Year Warranty

Video Input 8 IP Channels up to 8 MegaPixel / IP Panel Input

Resolution 8MP/ 6MP/5MP/4MP/3MP/1080P/1280×1024/960P/720P/960H/D1/CIF

Main Monitor Output HDMI x 1: 3840 x 2160 (@60fps) / 3840 x 2160 (@30fps) / 1920 x 1080 / 1280 x 1024 / 1024 x 768, VGA x 1: 1920 x 1080 / 1280 x 1024 / 1024 x 768

Multi Operation Pentaplex: Live Disp./Record/Playback/Backup/Remote Access

Recording Compression H.265+ / H.265 / H.264

OS Embedded Linux

Recording 240fps (30fps per channel)

2-Way Audio, Local Output*  YES – Audio In 1 RCA / Audio Out 1 RCA

Face Detection  8CH / 4 Groups / 20,000 Face Pics / Add, Modify, Delete and Search
Face Pics by Time  Camera / Event / Temperature / Mask

Adding Face Pics / Enrollment Add w/ App, Web, Ext. Import w/ 128×128 Res. – 1920×1080 (jpg ≤ 150KB)

A.I. Event Temp. Exception Alarm / Allow List / Block List / VIP

A.I. Statistics Stat. Info. by Day, Week, Month, Quarter and Custom Period in Bar Graph or Pie Chart

A.I. Device Access / Analytics 8 Ch. / Temp. Measurement [F / C], Face Recognition (w/ Masks)

Search Time Sliced Image, Time / Calendar, Event (Motion, Ext. Alarm), Tag

Alarm Modes Sensor/Motion Detection, A.I. Event, Temperature Exception, Mask Off

Alarm Linkage Record, PTZ, Cruise, Alarm Out, Pop-up Window, Email, Buzzer, App Push

Recording Stream, Modes Dual Stream Recording, Manual / Timer / Motion / Sensor / Analytics

Simultaneous Playback Max 8 Channels

Playback Search Highlighted Color to Display Certain Time Period Recording — Dif. Colors for Dif. Events

Playback Function Play, Pause, FF, FB, Digital Zoom

Decoding Live View / Playback – 1 Ch. 8MP / 4 Ch. 1080P

PoE Interface / Port RJ45 1000Mbps x 1, RJ45 x 8(IEEE802.3af; output pwr:≤80W)

Network Protocol TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, DDNS, UPnP, NTP, SMTP, HTTP, HTTPs, 802.1x

Network Bandwidth 80Mbps Incoming / 80Mbps Outgoing

Mobile Device

iOS, AndroidSATA HDD Storage SATA x 1 (Max 10TB)

Backup Network, USB

Local Backup U Disk, USB Mobile HDD

Port RS 485 Yes (full-duplex), connect to PTZ or keyboard

USB USB 2.0 x 1, USB 3.0 × 1

Remote Control Optional

Power Consumption / Supply ≤ 15W (Without HDD and Poe Pwr Supply) / 48V / 2.5A

Dimensions / Weight 1.81 × 9.78 ×1.77” / 300 × 249 × 45mm ( W × D × H ) 2.2lbs / 1kg


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. This simple to use and easy to install 8 Ch. “Thermal” NVR supports High Definition IP security cameras up to 8 Megapixel and specializes in Temperature Detection and Management via Face Capture. It has been designed to pair with Vitek VT-TSP8 Temperature Screening Panel, and VTV-TNB5TH Temperature Screening Bullet Camera.


8CH NVR 720P/960P/1080P/3MP/4MP/5MP/8MP 240fps 40Mbps 1-10TB, (1 10TB hdd max), 4K Output, Temperature Detection Specialty NVR with Facial Detection, 2-Way Audio, HDMI, VGA, PTZ, 8 PoE Ports

Spec Sheet

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Quick Start Guide

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