QC838 Has 8 POE ports to Support 8 Direct Connect Cameras Supports 2 SATA AV rated Hard Drives up to 4TB each Supports redundant RAID Product Overview • • • • • A Pure Digital Solution for Complete Peace of Mind Monitor your home or business with levels of clarity and detail never before possible with Q-See’s completely digital, high-performance 8 channel Network Video Recorder. The QC838 is pre-equipped with 8 Power Over Ethernet (POE) ports, eliminating the need to run a separate power cable or buy extra, expensive equipment, saving both time and money! The Q-See NVR’s ultimate benefit is the flexibility it affords through its ability to operate and connect with remote IP cameras. This single NVR manages and records up to 8 cameras simultaneously regardless of where each camera is located. In addition to the convenience of monitoring various properties, enjoy an extra layer of security by placing the NVR in a safe, low-risk location to limit access to the system and its critical recordings. The QC838 supports IP PTZ cameras through the CAT cable without extra cables for power and control wires. It also supports audio feeds through the CAT cable for cameras that have microphones so no additional audio inputs are needed. The system is calibrated with 1920x1080 color-rich image quality to maximize the clarity and detail of people and actions including, facial recognition, license plate identification, currency validation and more. View smooth video on all locally connected cameras at an impressive 30 FPS per channel. Main Features • • • • • • • • 8 Channel High-Definition Digital NVR Supports IP PTZ Cameras Supports Audio on 8 Cameras & 2 Way Audio 8 Integrated Power over Ethernet (POE) ports Supports 2 A/V rated SATA hard drives up to 4TB each Supports Redundant RAID for added Data Security PC & MAC Remote Viewing Capabilities Monitor from iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows Phone 7.5/8 via Free Mobile Apps • Improved, more user friendly menu • Backup to FTP Server or network hard drive Where product should be used • Product can be used anywhere security is needed, homes, offices, factories, banks, retail stores, parks, playgrounds, etc. • Especially useful if you need to access and record from cameras in different locations. Product ease of use • Easy DIY setup of cameras and NVR • Easy to use menu interface • Mouse and remote included for easy menu navigation • UPnP enabled for easier IP address and port forwarding setup What’s in the Box 1- QC838 NVR 1- 12V Power Adapter for DVR w/cable 1- 48V Power Adapter for POE port w/cable 1- USB Mouse 1- Remote Control 1- HDMI Video Cable 1- Ethernet Cable for DVR Product Set-up • Connect HDMI cable to NVR and HD TV (can also connect to VGA monitor or TV, cables not included) • Connect Mouse to USB port on back of NVR (can also use remote control) • Connect 12V adapter to NVR and connect 48V power adapter to POE ports on NVR • Connect both power supplies to surge protector using supplied cables • Connect surge protector to power outlet • Turn on switch on surge protector and back of NVR • Run Wizard to setup NVR • Connect cameras to CAT5E cable • Connect CAT5E cable to POE port on NVR • After verifying that cameras are working, mount cameras in desired location Product spec-QC838 NVR1. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Compression – H.264 Operating System - Linux Video Inputs – 8 RJ45 Video Outputs –1 VGA, 1 HDMI Supports local, network, and Internet IP cameras. Cameras supported - Dahua, Arecont Vision, AXIS, Canon, Dynacolor, Panasonic, SAMSUNG, SANYO, SONY, ONVIF 2.2 Supports FTP video & network storage Audio Inputs/Outputs – 1/1 (Audio in for 2 way audio, supports audio feed from IP cameras through CAT cable) VGA Resolution - 1024x768, 1280x1024 (default), 1280x720, 1980x1080 Playback Resolution –D1 702x480, 720P, 1.3M, 1080P (depending on camera) Playback Frame Rate – 30 Record Bit Rate – 48 kbps– 8192 kbps Storage - 2 SATA AV Hard Drive up to 4TB each (supports redundant RAID) OS support – WinXP, Vista, Win7. Win 8, Mac OS 10.7/10.8/10.9 Browser Support – Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari Smart Phone - iPhone/iPad, Android, Wndows Phone 7.5/8 Simultaneous Remote User’s - 20 Product spec-QC838 NVR2. • • • • • • • • Power Supply - 110-220 Volt input, 12 Volt 6A output POE Power Supply – 110-220 Volt input, 48 Volt 2.5A output Power Consumption – 60 Watt (WO HD) Alarm – 8 Inputs, 3 Output Alarm Mode – Motion Detection, Sensor USB ports – 2 USB 2.0, 1 for mouse, 1 for USB backup (Flash, Hard Drive) Network Interface – RJ45, 10/100/1000 mbsp PTZ Interface - Supports through CAT cable, supports 128 presets, 8 cruises, • Multi function – view live or playback video, record, backup, and view and backup video over the network or Internet at the same time NVR Model Comparison QC804 (4 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) 1 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB, 16 alarm in ports QC824 (4 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) 1 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB, NO ALARM PORTS QC808 (4 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (15 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) 1 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB, 16 alarm in ports QC818 (8 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (15 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) 2 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB each, 16 alarm in ports QC8016 (4 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (7 FPS per CH x 16 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (15 FPS per CH x 16 Cameras) 1 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB, 16 alarm in ports QC814 (4 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (15 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 4 Cameras) 1 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB, NO ALARM PORTS QC828 (8 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) 2 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB each, 16 alarm in ports QC838 (8 POE Ports) HD 1080p: 1920×1080, 120 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) HD 720p: 1280×720, 240 FPS Total (30 FPS per CH x 8 Cameras) 2 SATA Hard Drive up to 4TB each, Supports Redundant RAID, 8 alarm in ports NVR Hard Drive Usage Per channel: Resolution - Frame Rate- bit rate bps- space used GB/h- Quality 1080P 30 8.0M 7.20GB High 1080P 30 6.0M 5.80GB Medium 1080P 30 4.0M 3.60GB Low 1080P 15 4.0M 3.60GB High 1080P 15 3.2M 2.90GB Medium 1080P 15 2.0M 1.80GB Low 720P 30 6.0M 5.80GB High 720P 30 4.8M 4.00GB Medium 720P 30 3.0M 2.50GB Low 720P 15 3.0M 2.50GB High 720P 15 2.4M 2.00GB Medium 720P 15 1.5M 1.30GB Low D1 30 2.0M 1.80GB High D1 30 1.6M 1.36GB Medium D1 30 1.0M 0.85GB Low D1 15 1.0M 0.85GB High D1 15 0.8M 0.68GB Medium D1 15 0.5M 0.43GB Low NVR Upload Bandwidth Recommended upload speed is 32Mbps. Minimums for fluid video: 1080P 30 FPS 4Mbps per channel 720P 30 FPS 3Mbps per channel D1 30 FPS 2Mbps per channel FAQ Question: When I view the video from a remote location it is choppy, how can I improve that? Answer: Go into the record menu on the NVR and lower the resolution, frame rate, and bit rate settings to create smaller files. Question: What is the RS232 port on the NVR used for? Answer: That port is currently used for testing and debugging, it does not have any end user usages at this time. Question: How can I connect my standard CCTV cameras to this unit? Answer: You can only connect IP cameras to this NVR, however, if you have a QC Series DVR you can view the cameras that are attached to it as remote devices through the NVR. You can record from those cameras on this unit as well. Question: Can I connect 720P cameras as well as 1080P cameras to this unit? Answer: Yes, this unit will support both types, you can also view and record the video from both at 30FPS.