DVR & Security Camera Features Explained
Not all the DVRs we offer, nor all in the market offer the same features, and that is why most of the time is wrong to judge if the DVR your are buying is fare or not, until you have a bit more of information of what most of the professional DVRs features are.
H. 264 Compression
The H264 Codec used is the same as the one used in Blue Ray Digital Video Disks. You will be astonished by the high-resolution quality and smoothness of the video.
Remote Web Monitoring
Owl Video Security Systems are the easiest to access over the internet. Live Video, and Playback control is completely accessible using Internet CMS Software included. It has never been easier to view your Security Cameras, form one or more DVRs, from anywhere in the world, all in one split screen.
It’s hard to ignore the popular iPhone phenomenon. You can now download a FREE iPhone App. to view your cameras LIVE on your iPhone or iPad.
DVR System Sends Email notifications when motion is detected or an alarm has been triggered.
Dual Streaming feature allows the recorder to compress the High-Quality Video for viewing remotely. This significantly reduces the Network traffic while preserving the image quality at very high refresh rates across, even at the slowest network connections.
True Pentaplex System allows multiple simultaneous operations without sacrificing the monitoring of current events. The system allows to search, back up or view events in live play mode remotely all while recording in the background.
Flexible USB ports
Flexible Alarm inputs allow integration with external devices. The system can be integrated with most Alarm sirens, sensors, reed switches, access control systems and magnetic proximity sensors. Our Systems provide an easy to follow menu to set alarm options such as triggering video recording, logging the alarm events and outputting signal to relays for even further expansion.
DVRs can be pre-configured for Motion Activated Recording, allowing for easy playback of events where motion was triggered, saving the operator sitting through hours of footage to find a certain event. Continuous and Scheduled recording can also be configured for specific applications.
Watermark Protection is a Technology made to ensure the authenticity of images and video.
PTZ Camera control
This optinal port for PTZ control interface, not only allows you to connect a control PTZ (Panning Tilting Zooming) Security Cameras but also give you advanced control to enter the camera’s menu by configuring its Call Preset. This advanced feature eliminates the need for a PTZ Tester when configuring advanced security camera systems.
Network Time Protocol
With a Built-In Network Time Protocol Client, the recorder will update its date and time to match the online Time Server, giving you an accurate account of events and the exact time they occurred.
2 Way Audio
An optional microphone is available for recording Audio. The included monitoring software is smart enough to stream the audio channels for convenient, remote monitoring. 2 Way communications is also available.
Up to 2Tb Storage
HUGE 2 terabyte Storage (2,048 gigabytes) ensures ample Footage Backup.
VGA Monitor Friendly
Many Professional Surveillance Systems are limited to specific type of monitors increasing you’re out of the pocket initial investment.
Hosted Dynamic Domain Name Service
Most Internet Service Providers (ISPs) provide Dynamic IP addressing with their internet connection plans. This makes it difficult to view the Security Cameras from the internet.
Point Of Sale Integration
With an optional USB adapter, Point Of Sale Transactions can be logged directly to the recorders
Spot Monitor Output
There are situations where a secondary monitor is placed in a visible area to act as a deterrent to potential criminals.
Flexible USB ports
USB Ports support external Memory Sticks, Hard Drives, Mouse connection and POS Interfaces. They can also provide power to the included Monitor.
Content Management Software
Included with every Owl DVR is the CMS Software. The CMS allows you to remotely access your Security Cameras. You’re able to View Live video from your security cameras, Search through past events and backup directly to your computer.
Timeline Event Search
A time may come when some recorded events needs to be retrieved. With the built in Search function, finding and backing up recorded events is easy.
Watermark Check Program Screen
The Watermark Application verifies the authenticity of the exported video or image.
The eMap Screen demonstrates the look of a functioning eMap feature. An image of a floor plan has been added to the recorder, the security cameras have been placed around the floor plan for easy identification