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- Delivers stunning video quality at remarkably low data rates
- Features remote access and control through an internet connection
- Allows user to view all cameras remotely on select 3G smart phone
- Motion-activated to conserve disk space
- Records up to one (1) year of video
- Indoor/Outdoor cameras provide 400 TV lines of resolution
- Triplex technology allows you to record, playback and view remotely, all at the same time
- User friendly icon-based interface includes both a USB mouse and remote control
- Sleek compact design
The Night Owl FS-8500 Network DVR Security System is an advanced H.264 smart DVR that allows the user to access it remotely from both the internet via Internet Explorer and/or select 3G smart cell phones including your iPhone. The Night Owl FS-8500 Network DVR Security System includes 8 indoor/outdoor night vision cameras with 60ft of cable per camera, a pre-installed 500GB security hard drive and a simple point and click interface all combined into an easy to use H.264 smart DVR. This Night Owl FS-8500 Network DVR Security System gives you the ability to monitor your home or business remotely, which is a must in today’s environment.
One (1) 8 Channel H.264 DVR with 500GB HD
One (1) DVR Power Adapter
One (1) Video Output Cable
One (1) RJ-45 cable (ethernet)
One (1) Mouse
One (1) Remote control (batteries included)
Eight (8) Night vision cameras with metal stands and mounting hardware
Eight (8) 60 feet of camera cable
Two (2) Camera power adapter
Two (2) 4-way camera splitter
One (1) Quick set-up guide
One (1) User manual
One (1) Driver CD
Three (3) Security Stickers
One (1) Installation card
500 GB HD
This system records up to 1 year of video with its pre-installed 500GB security certified SATA hard drive. The hard drive was specifically designed for DVR's, and provides faster read/write times and reliable recording of your video surveillance footage.
H.264 Compression Technology
H.264 technology delivers stunning video quality at remarkably low data rates. An upgrade to the MPEG4 standard, this ultra-efficient technology gives you excellent results across a broad range of bandwidths, from remote access via internet explorer to remote viewing on your 3G smart phone. H.264 compression also allows you to save more video footage than traditional compression methods thus giving you up to 50% more storage.
Viewable over 3G Smart Phones
Having the ability to check on your home or business has never been easier. This smart H.264 DVR will allow you to view all of your cameras remotely on select 3G smart phones. Windows Mobile, Symbian and iPhone on 3G networks are all compatible with the Falcon-8500.
Viewable over the Internet
This network ready H.264 DVR kit allows you to view and control your system over the internet using Internet Explorer 7 or higher. No matter where you are in the world you can log into your system and watch real time video streams, playback previously recorded files and even backup the system remotely. The network ready feature also turns any computer screen on your network into a live surveillance center. (Ethernet cable included)
Point and Click Interface
The Network DVR Security System comes equipped with a state of the art, easy to use icon based interface. All you need to do is point and click to access any of the features of the DVR. The interface is very user friendly and comes equipped with both a USB mouse and remote control.
Motion Activated Recording
Motion activation allows you to record only when necessary, and makes it easy to find important footage during video playback. This will save you time and conserve hard drive space. Enhanced motion detection settings ensure that false alarms are not triggered. An easy motion detection mask allows you to block out areas with constant movement, such as roads or trees.
Connects Directly to a TV
The DVR easily connects to your TV for instant viewing. This DVR comes equipped with 2 optional BNC to RCA video outputs so you can connect multiple TV’s. For your convenience we have included a 6ft RCA cable.
Connects Directly to a Monitor
In addition to being able to connect directly to your TV, the system also comes equipped with a VGA output jack to connect directly with any computer monitor or TV with a VGA input. (VGA cable not included)
The video search feature will save you time when trying to locate a particular video file. You have the ability to search by time, date and/or event.
30' Night Vision
The 8 indoor/outdoor color cameras provide you with a clear, crisp, and enhanced image at 400 TV lines of resolution. The cameras come equipped with 12 infrared LEDs that allow you to see in the darkness, up to 30 feet away!
The built-in USB port allows you to backup your important video footage directly to a USB flash drive, external USB hard drive or an external DVD/CD writer (peripherals not included).
Utilizing Hexaplex technology the DVR allows you to record, playback, remote mobile view, backup, control and remote access all at the same time. This ensures that you do not miss any important video footage no matter what you are doing.
The DVR gives you the option when the hard drive is full to either stop recording or overwrite your old footage. Overwrite mode will automatically delete the oldest file and replace it with newly recorded file. This feature ensures that your DVR records important video footage even when the hard drive has reached its capacity.
View All 8 Cameras at Once
The DVR displays all 8 cameras in one screen giving you the ability to view all 8 cameras at once. You can also enlarge any camera and view in full screen.
Password protection ensure only you and authorized users can access the DVR locally or remotely. This includes the ability to start or stop the recording.
No Monthly Fees
Unlike other security systems Night Owl does not charge for you to control or view your DVR over the internet. Log on as often and as long as you would like with absolutely NO fee’s whatsoever.
1 Year Warranty
All Night Owl products come with a 1 year worry-free warranty. For a period of 1 year from the date of sale Night Owl ensures that the product will be free from manufacturing defects and workmanship. In the event that the product is or becomes defective we will replace the unit at no charge.
Additional DVR Features
Real time recording on 8 channels
USB Backup to flash drive
Triplex operation: view, record, playback simultaneously
Security Certified Hard Drive pre-installed
Easy control with USB mouse
Instant viewing using Windows Mobile, Symbian S60 Version 3 and iPhone
Internet Remote Functions: View, Search & Playback, Backup and Setup
Email alerts with JPEG attachment
Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and 7 compatible
Video System: NTSC
Compression Format: Video - H.264 / Audio - 8kHz*16bit ADPCM
Video Output: 8-CH BNC Input/ 2-CH BNC Output
Audio I/O: 1-CH RCA audio Input / 1-CH RCA audio Output
Display Resolution: D1: 704~576(PAL) 704~480 (NTSC)
Frame rate: Single CH PAL: 25 fps / NTSC: F30 fps
Recording Resolution: PAL: CIF(352*288) / NTSC:CIF(352*240)
Recording Frame Rate (shared): PAL: 100 fps@CIF / NTSC: 120 fps@CIF
HDD: 1 SATA HDD, up to 1024GB / USB removable HDD
Video Mode: Always / schedule / manual /motion detection
Record Pack Time: 15/30/45/60min
Video backup: USB flash disk / removable USB HDD, Network backup to AVI File Format
Playback Mode: PLAY /SLOW /FWD/Frame by Frame
Alarm Type: Motion/Video Loss
PTZ Control: Built-in RS-485 port, supports PELCO-P & PELCO-D
USB 2.0 Port: Supports USB mouse, removable HDD, USB flash drive to backup to AVI file and upgrade system
Ethernet: One RJ-45 10M/100M self-adaptable Ethernet interface
Network Protocol: Supports TCP/IP, DHCP, UDP, DDNS, PPPoE network Protocol
Network Function: Support preview live display remotely via mobile phone and real time monitoring via IE-based browser and/or network, and support parameter setting of DVR remotely
Power consumption: 10~15W (exclude HDD)
Power Adapter: DC 12V / 3A
Working Temperature: 50° F to 104° F (10° C to 40° C)
Working humidity: 10%~90%
Dimensions (W x D x H): 11.75 x 9 x 2 in (300 x 220 x 47 mm)
Image Sensor: 1/4" Color CMOS
Resolution: 400 TV Lines
Number of Led’s: 11
Length of Cable: 60ft per camera
S/N Ratio: >48dB
Minimum Illumination: 0 LUX
Effective Pixels: 510 x 492
Length of Night Vision: Up To 30ft
Lens Type: 6.0mm (42° field of view)
IP Rating: IP-65 (water resistant)
Power Supply: DC 12V
Operating Temperature: 14°F - 104°F
Dimensions (LxWxH): 2.0" x 3.0" x 2.0"
Only merchandise credit for defective items returned within 30 days of purchase. No other returns allowed on this item.