The Vanguard 8 Channel NVR

The Vanguard 8 Channel NVR with SCWEasyConnect – – SKU: VG8P8

8-ch video input
8 independent PoE network interfaces plug in & play
HDD quota and group management Up to 5 Megapixels resolution recording
HDMI and VGA output at up to 1920x1080P resolution
8-ch synchronous playback at 1080p



This NVR can record 8 of our 1080P cameras at 30 FPS each or 8 of our 4MP cameras at 20 FPS each
80Mbps of total incoming bitrate


2 hard drive bays
Motion Alert Emails
Motion Detection Recording
IntelliPro Ready
Remote Footage Download
Footage Download via USB
Easy Backup to NAS


Online Viewing
VGA Monitor Out
HDMI Out for TVs
Smartphone Apps
Tablet Apps
Windows Viewing + Apps
Mac Viewing + Apps


Cat5e (RJ45) Ethernet to Network
Standard 3-Prong Wall Plug
8 SCWEasyConnect ports on back for Plug and play SCW camera auto-configuration
Cameras can also connect via Cat5e to a POE Switch anywhere on your Network


Vanguard 8 
Main ProcessorTexas Instruments Davinci – High performance Dual-core embedded microprocessor
Operating SystemEmbedded Linux
System ResourcesPentaplex function: live, recording, playback, backup & remote access
Control ModeFront panel, USB mouse, Network
Incoming/Outgoing BandwidthIncoming: 80Mbps – Outgoing: 80Mbps
Individual User AccountsUp to 32
Max Remote Connections TotalUp to 128
Video & Audio InputVG8P8
Video CompressionH.264
Video Input8-Ch
Two-way Audio Input1-ch, RCA (2.0 Vp-p, 1 k?)
Video /Audio OutputVG8P8
HDMI & VGA Output1-ch, resolution: 1920 x 1080P /60 Hz ,1600 x 1200 /60 Hz, 1280 x 1024 /60 Hz, 1280 x 720 /60 Hz, 1024 x 768 /60 Hz
CVBS OutputNone
Encoding Resolution6MP / 5MP / 3MP / 1080p / UXGA / 720p / VGA / 4CIF / DCIF / 2CIF / CIF / QCIF
Frame Rate30 fps
Video Bit Rate32 Kbps ~ 8192 Kbps, or user defined (Max. 8192 Kbps)
Audio Output1-ch, RCA (Linear, 600 ?)
Audio Bit Rate16 Kbps
Dual-StreamSupport | (Sub-stream at CIF / QCIF: 30fps)
Stream TypeVideo, Video & Audio
Playback Resolution6MP / 5MP / 3MP / 1080P / UXGA / 720P / 4CIF / VGA / DCIF / 2CIF / CIF / QCIF
Playback SpeedUp 128x (From Local Display)
Synchronous Playback8-ch at 1080p
Hard DiskVG8P8
SATA2 SATA Interfaces
CapacityUp to 8TB capacity for each disk
External InterfaceVG8P8
Network Interface1 RJ-45 10 / 100 / 1000 Mbps self-adaptive Ethernet interface
Serial InterfaceNone
USB interface1 x USB2.0 and 1 x USB 3.0
Power Supply100-240VAC
Noise Level (dB)~50dB at fan level
NVR Consumption15W (No HD)
PoE BudgetAF 120W
Working Temperature14°F – 131°F
Working Humidity10% ~ 90% (Non-Condensing)
Dimensions17.5 × 11.42 × 1.77 inches
Weight6.5 Pounds (No HD)