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Universal HD over Coax® 32-Channel Digital Video Recorder
Model: DW-VAONE 32
The VMAX A1™ Digital Video Recorder supports HD-Analog, HD-TVI and HD-CVI formats and all analog to 960H via Coaxial cables, offering a seamless upgrade to HD resolution. Up the Coax (UTC) remote configuration is available with all compatible cameras. The A1™ is available with up to 32TB of storage.

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  • DW-VAONE 32

Universal HD Coax and 960H Signal Support
The VMAX A1 is the most simple way to upgrade an existing analog solution. With support for all 960H and below resolution Analog Cameras and Universal HD Coax Formats (1080p Resolution via Coax), the DVR can be integrated into an existing application without the need to update the cameras at the same time. This allows for optimal financial flexibility and ROI, with individual components of an entire solutions updated separately.
  • Universal HD over Coax® DVR Records HD-Analog, HD-TVI, HD-CVI and all Analog to 960H Signals
  • Advanced H.264 Embedded DVR
  • Up to 480fps at 1080p recording
  • Support up to 3MP HD Analog Cameras
  • PathFinder™ auto port forwarding
  • C3™ CMS and event server software up to 288Channels
  • Event camera group recording
  • Mobile application for iPhone®, iPad®, iPod®, Android® smartphones and tablets and Apple TV
  • Mac® compatible remote ACS software
  • OSD and PTZ Control via Coax (UTC)
  • Signal Hybrid Detects Any Camera at Any Output Automatically.
  • 4K (3840 x 2160) and True HD Video Outputs
  • HDD Calculation and Auto Recording Configuration
  • Event notifications via e-mail and C3™ CMS and push notifications to mobile devices
  • Multiplex - Live, Playback, Recording, Backup, Network, Configuration
  • USB 3.0
  • 8 Audio Input, 1 Audio Output
  • 16 Sensor Input, 2 Relay Output
  • Digital Spot Monitoring Output at D1 resolution
  • Simple and Free DDNS Service
  • Push notifications via DW® VMAX® Plus™ app
  • Easy Web-Based Client with Multi-User Access
  • Help Menu on Major Functions
  • Auto and Manual Firmware Upgrade Available
  • 5 Year Limited Warranty


Signals supported
Analog signal up to 960H, HD-Analog, HD-TVI and HD-CVI
Input video
32 channels
Video live
Frame rate
1-30, max 480fps total
All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p) and 2.1MP/1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H
Video output
HD output (max resolution: 3840 x 2160@30 fps), spot output (D1 display resolution), VGA
8 input
1 output
Alarm input
16 input
Alarm output
2 output
Operating system
Embedded Linux®
Control I/O, 2x RS485 for keyboard and PTZ control
User interface
Menu display
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Control method
IR remote control, USB mouse
Screen display mode
1,4,9,16,25,32, sequence
Screen resolution
3840 x 2160, 1920x1080p, 1280x1024, 1024x768


Recording mode
Schedule, event, panic, continuous, pre & post event, motion, recording configuration per channel
Pre recording
1~5 seconds
Post recording
5~15 seconds
Recording rate
Up to 480fps total at up to 1080p
Recording resolutions
HD-Analog, HD-TVI and HD-CVI 720p and 1080p cameras and all analog resolutions up to 960H
Playback rate
Up to 480fps total at up to 1080p
Playback resolution
HD-Analog, HD-TVI and HD-CVI 720p, 1080p and 3MP cameras and all analog resolutions up to 960H
Fast forward functions
x1/16, x1/8, x1/4, x1/2, x1, x2, x4, x8, x16, x32
Playback functions
First data, last data, date/time, record table, calendar, bookmark, system log
HDD interface
Max. internal storage
Up to 32TB
HDD interface type
HDD healthcheck
Temperature, S.M.A.R.T. with e-mail notifications
Camera color control
Brightness, contrast, saturation, hue
Digital zoom
Yes (live & playback)
Software upgrade
USB flash drive, network upgrade, FTP remote upgrade
Mobile client
Mobile app for Apple® & Android® smart phones & tablets
Covert channel
Yes (live & playback)


Network connection
Ethernet (1 x Gigabit)
Transmission speed live
Up to 480fps total at up to 1080p
Static, DDNS, DHCP, uPnP, RTSP
Web viewer
Live, playback & configuration up to 5 multiple connections
Client monitoring software
Mac® (Apple® S/W), Pivot™ (CMS S/W)


Operating temperature / humidity
41°F ~ 104°F (5°C ~ 40°C), less than 80% (non-condensing)
Power requirement
12V DC
Power consumption
108W, 9A
17.04 x 3.46 x 13.77 in (433 x 88 x 350mm)
13.84lb (6.28kg)

Model #

Supported Cameras

Storage Size

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

All HD Analog 720p (not CVI 720p), 1080p Cameras and All Analog Resolutions up to 960H

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Title Type Size Download
Adding VMAX A1 to DW-HDSPOTMOD module pdf 0.48 MB
How to Add a DVR to a Digital Spot™ Monitor Using an RTSP URL pdf 0.48 MB
How to Tell VMAX® A1™ DVR 1st and 2nd Generation Apart pdf 0.30 MB
Technical Bulletin - DW Mobile™ App and DW Mobile Pro™ App iOS Updates pdf 1.20 MB
Technical Bulletin - How to add products to DW® Spot™ monitor using RTSP URLs pdf 0.97 MB
Technical Bulletin - VMAX® A1™ Firmware V8. Update pdf 1.62 MB
VMAX A1 32-Channel Data Sheet pdf 0.30 MB
VMAX A1 AE specifications doc 0.08 MB
VMAX A1 Quick Start Guide pdf 0.58 MB
VMAX A1 user manual pdf 4.50 MB
VMAX A1™ 32-Channel Firmware Update v. pdf 0.51 MB
VMAX® A1™ 2nd Generation DVR Firmware Update v8. pdf 0.17 MB
VMAX® A1™ 2nd Generation DVR Firmware Update v8. pdf 0.25 MB
DW-VAONE32xT CAD Drawing dwg 0.11 MB
Title Type Version Compatibility Size Download
PIVOT CMS v1.1.1.1 zip v1.1.1.1 17.20 MB
VMAX A1 32-Channel Firmware v8. zip v8. VMAX A1 32-Channel Firmware v8. 33.31 MB
DW IP Finder v4.4.1 exe 22.95 MB

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