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VMAX Flex 16-Channel
Model: DW-VF16
The VMAXFlex is a replicate of our Maximum Value, Maximum Performance VMAX480 without the front panel buttons for a more flexible cost. The VMAXFlex is available in 4, 8 and 16 channel configurations with basic storage from 500 gigabytes to 6 terabytes. It has all the functions of the VMAX480 and can easily be controlled with your included USB mouse or IR Remote Control.

  • Advanced H.264 Stand Alone DVR
  • 4CH: Maximum 120fps at all Resolutions
  • 8 Channel: Maximum 240fps at CIF and 2CIF, 120fps at D1 Resolution
  • 16 Channel: Maximum 480fps at CIF, Maximum 240fps at 2CIF, Maximum 120fps at D1 Resolution
  • True HD Output (16CH model)
  • Central Management Software: Pivot™ and ACS
  • Digital Zoom in Live and Playback
  • 4CH: 1 Audio Inputs/ 1 Audio Outputs
  • 8CH: 1 Audio Inputs/ 1 Audio Outputs
  • 16CH: 4 Audio Inputs/ 1 Audio Outputs
  • Auto Firmware Upgrade via FTP Server and Manual
  • Help Menu on Major Functions
  • Import/ Export Configurations Between Multiple DVRs
  • Mobile Application: iOS and Android Smartphones and Tablets, Kindle Fire Tablet
  • Network Bandwidth Control
  • Remote Software Platforms: Windows and MAC
  • S.M.A.R.T Health Check with E-mail Notifications
  • 4CH: 4 Sensor Inputs/ 1 Alarm Outputs
  • 8CH: 8 Sensor Inputs/ 1 Alarm Outputs
  • 16CH: 16 Sensor Inputs/ 1 Alarm Outputs
  • Simple & Free DDNS
  • USB Mouse, IR Remote Control, GUI
  • Warranty: 5 Years Limited
  • Web- Based Client with Multi- User Access
  • HDD Calculator and Auto Recording Configuration
  • E-mail and Text Event Notifications with Snapshot

Environmental*


 
 
HDD Interface
 
4/8 Channels: 1 HDD, 16 Channels: Up to 2 HDDs
Max. Internal Storage
 
4/8 Channels: 3TB, 16 Channels: 6TB
Power Requirements
 
12V DC
Power Consumption
 
4/8 Channel: 12V x 3A D/C, 16 Channel: 12V x 6.67A D/C
Operating Temperature
 
5°C ~ 40°C (41°F ~ 104°F)
Operating Humidity
 
Less than 80% humidity
Warranty
 
5 Years Limited
Dimensions
 
4/8 Channels: 11.0" W x 1.9" H x 9.6" D 16 Channel: 11.0" W x 1.9" H x 9.6" D
Weight
 
 
Available Models
 
DW-VF4500G DW-VF41T DW-VF42T DW-VF43T DW-VF8500G DW-VF81T DW-VF82T DW-VF83T DW-VF16500G DW-VF161T DW-VF162T DW-VF163T DW-VF164T DW-VF165T DW-VF166T

Network*


 
 
Client Monitoring Software
 
ACS (Client S/W), MAC (Apple S/W), Pivot (CMS S/W), DW Spectrum (Synergy S/W)
IP Protocols
 
 
Mobile Applications
 
iPhone, Android Phones, Blackberry (up to Version 8), iPad, Android Tablets, Kindle Fire
Transmission Speed- Live
 
 
Web Viewer Operations
 
Live, Playback, Remote Configuration, up to 10 Simultaneous Connections (in Live)
Web Viewer Platforms
 
 
Network Connection
 
10/100 Base-Tx Ethernet (RJ45)

Performance*


 
 
Camera Image Control
 
Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, and Hue
Covert Channel
 
Live & Playback
Firmware Upgrade
 
USB Drive, Network Upgrade, FTP Remote Upgrade
Playback Functions
 
x1, x2, x4, x8, x16, x32, Fast Forward, Rewind, Frame-by-Frame
Playback Rate
 
 
Playback Resolution
 
 
Recording Mode
 
Continuous, Alarm, Motion, Event Recording, Pre- & Post-Alarm, Panic Recording, Scheduled
Recording Rate
 
4 Channel: CIF: 120/100fps 2CIF: 120/100fps D1: 120/100fps 8 Channel: CIF: 240/200fps 2CIF: 240/200fps D1: 120/100fps 16 Channel: CIF: 480/400fps 2CIF: 240/200fps D1: 120/100fps
Recording Resolutions
 
CIF, 2CIF, D1
Search Modes
 
Time Search, Calendar Search, Event Search
Special Features
 
POS (Text Overlay with use of text inserter)
Compression Type
 
H.264
Pre Alarm Recording
 
yes
Digital Zoom
 
Live and Playback
External Export Devices
 
USB

Video*


 
 
Audio Codec
 
G723.1
Display Framerate
 
4 Channels: 120fps 8/16 Channels: 480fps
Display Modes
 
1, 4, 9, 16, Sequence, full screen
Looping Output
 
16 Channel model Optional (VLOOP accessory not included)
Screen Resolution
 
D1, 2CIF, CIF
Serial Interface
 
2x RS-485 for PTZ Camera and Joystick Controller
User Interface- Control Options
 
IR Remote Controller, USB Mouse
Operating System
 
Linux Embedded
Video Input
BNC
4/8/16 Channels
Video Output
 
HDMI (16 Channel Only), VGA, Composite, Spot monitor
Display Resolution (NTSC/PAL)
 
NTSC/ PAL Auto Detection 4 Channels: 120fps display speed 8 Channels: 240fps display speed 16 Channels: 480fps display speed
Sensor Input
 
4/8 channels: 1 Sensor Input 16 Channel: 16 Sensor Input
Sensor Alarm Output
 
1 Alarm Outputs
Audio Input (RCA)
 
 
Audio Output
 
1 Audio Outputs

Model #

Supported Cameras

Storage Size

DW-VF16500G
16 BNC Channels
500GB
DW-VF161T
16 BNC Channels
1TB
DW-VF162T
16 BNC Channels
2TB
DW-VF163T
16 BNC Channels
3TB
DW-VF164T
16 BNC Channels
4TB
DW-VF166T
16 BNC Channels
6TB
DW-VF168T
16 BNC Channels
8TB
DW-VR19E
19
DW-VLOOP
8-Channel Looping Output
DW-KB100
System Control Keyboard
Title Type Size Download
DW TS Backing up footage on VMAX DVRs Rev1020 pdf 1.46 MB
DW TS Network Setup for VMAX DVRs Rev1020 pdf 1.28 MB
DW TS Upgrading your DVR Rev1020 pdf 0.93 MB
VMAX Flex Brochure pdf 1.18 MB
VMAX Flex Datasheet pdf 0.34 MB
VMAX Flex Manual pdf 4.74 MB
VMAX Flex Quick Start Guide pdf 1.80 MB
VMAX Series Supported PTZ Protocols pdf 0.17 MB
Title Type Version Compatibility Size Download
ACS v1.0.6.3 Software for Windows zip v1.0.6.3 ACS Software 4.95 MB
ACS v2.6.4.2 Software for Mac zip v2.6.4.2 MAC ACS 3.98 MB
PIVOT CMS v1.1.0.9 zip v1.1.0.9 Pivot CMS 17.19 MB
VMAX Flex 16-Channel Firmware v3.2.3.2.45 Ext. URL v3.2.3.2.45 VMAX Flex N/A
Frequently asked questions
Q. What remote software works with my VMAX Flex 16-Channel?