H.264 Compatible with VAST CMS Lockable HDD & Rack Mount Design Network Video Recorder NR8301


VIVOTEK’s NR8301 network video recorder offers an elegant recording solution for VIVOTEK network cameras and performs real-time monitoring and recording simultaneously. It supports up to 8-CH H.264, MJPEG, and MPEG-4 video and provides multiple recording modes including alarm recording, scheduled recording, manual recording and continuous recording. The installation is very simple as the camera is able to be inserted automatically when it’s plugged in. It also offers a user-friendly interface for the user to configure the network settings and the camera control. Moreover, the 802.3af compliant PoE (Power-over-Ethernet) is able to reduce the complex of the installation, making NR8301 the cost-effective recording systems.

The user can utilize the NR8301 to record high-definition mega-pixel videos onremovable hard disk with large capacity and a USB interface for data backup. The NR8301 supports RAID 0 and 1 storage solution. The built-in gateway separates the network camera connection and the data network connection for the prevention of network congestion. Functional four digital inputs and one digital output interfaces are capable of integrating with the security sensors and alarms. The NR8301 are comprehensive network video recorders featuring with multiple functions to provide the best quality and highest performance in network video recording.


  • Real-time H.264, MPEG-4, and MJPEG Compression (Triple Codec)
  • Simultaneous 8-CH Video Viewing & Recording
  • Removable & Lockable HDD Design
  • Compatible with VIVOTEK VAST Central Management Software
  • Built-in 802.3af Compliant PoE
  • Camera Installation through Easily Plug and Play
  • Professional Rack Mount Design
  • Support RAID 0, 1 Scalable Storage Solution
  • External USB Interface for Video Backup
  • LED Indicator for Quick Status Display
  • Integrated Firewall Protects System from Network Attacks and Unauthorized Access
  • Built-in Gateway for Separating the Networks from the Network Cameras and Data Transmitting
  • Support E-mail Alert Notification
  • Power Timer for Power Safety
  • Support All Series of VIVOTEK Cameras
channels Support Up to 8 channels
Hard Disk Supports 3.5″ SATA I/II HDD x 2, Up to 4TB
(Support RAID 0, 1 scalable storage)
Compatibility Integrates with most VIVOTEK network cameras
Recording Throughput Total: 4 x 30fps @ 1080P, 50 Mbps
Recording Policy Alarm recording
Scheduled recording
Continuous recording
Manual recording
Connectors 1 x Gigabit, RJ45 (1 WAN ports)
8 x Ethernet 10/100 BaseTX, RJ45 (8 LAN ports)
USB socket for backup
Terminal block:
4x Digital Input
1x Relay Output
1x Power Output ( 12V 1A )
Camera Management Auto or manual installation for VIVOTEK cameras
Video and network configuration through NR8301
Pan / Tilt / Zoom Pan/tilt/zoom control of VIVOTEK cameras
Networking 10/100 Mbps Ethernet, RJ-45
History Playback Playback of recorded media with time navigations
Alarm Management 4 D/I & 1 D/O for external sensor and alarm
Event notification using SMTP
Security Multi-level user access with password protection
IP address filtering
Users Live viewing for up to 10 clients
Dimensions Depth: 446.4mm
Width: 330.2mm
Height: 43.6mm
Weight Net: 4700 g
LED Indicator System power and status indicator
System activity and network link indicator
Approvals CB CE C-Tick FCC VCCI
Operating Environments Temperature: 0 ~ 50 °C (32 ~ 122 °F)
Humidity: 20% ~ 80%
Viewing System Requirements OS: Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Vista
Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or above
VLC: 10.5 or above
QuickTime: 6.5 or above
Cell phone: 3GPP player
Real Player 10.5 or above
Installation Management and Maintenance
  • Support VIVOTEK joystick
  • Installation Wizard 2
  • Supported by VAST central management software
  • Supports firmware upgrade
Warranty 24 Months