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For Immediate Release
JVC EXPANDS IP SURVEILLANCE
PRODUCT LINEUP WITH INTRODUCTION
OF VR-N1600U 16-CHANNEL
NETWORK VIDEO RECORDER
- LAS VEGAS, NV
(September 24, 2007) –
JVC continues to expand and strengthen its IP network video recorder
product lineup with the launch of the VR-N1600U, a plug and play
network video recorder that includes live viewing, recording and
playback of IP cameras for medium to enterprise surveillance
- The introduction of JVC’s 16-channel
VR-N1600U follows the successful launch of the 9-channel VR-N900U in
the spring. Similar to the VR-N900U, the VR-N1600U network video
recorder comes with pre-installed, fully licensed Milestone Xprotect
software for 16 IP camera inputs.
- “As with all JVC’s surveillance products,
the high-performance VR-N1600U is extremely reliable and easy to
integrate with existing surveillance systems. This is an important
factor in today’s changing and expanding security marketplace,”
said Geoff Anderson, National Marketing Manager, Security Products,
JVC Professional Products Company. “The VR-N1600U is the perfect
solution for network based surveillance locally and over the
- The VR-N1600U design provides simple
configuration and management of any surveillance application using
conventional front panel controls, which is a key feature for easy
setup. An optional keyboard and mouse can be added for PC like
functionality. For enterprise level IP-based security systems,
multiple VR-N1600Us can be connected via network servers. In
addition, the VR-N1600U operates as a stand-alone unit without the
need for a PC and is plug and play compatible with existing network
infrastructure. This box also supports multiple monitors by adding
an optional display card.
- The VR-N1600U records high quality motion
JPEG or MPEG-4 images up to 240 fps at VGA 640 x 480 resolution.
Those images are stored on the built-in 500 GB HDD and can be
upgraded with to 1TB with an additional 500 GB HDD.
- In addition, the VR-N1600U has an automatic
IP camera detection function and can automatically assign the IP
addresses of each device from the built-in DHCP server. The
VR-N1600U also features eight alarm inputs, which can be directly
connected to such devices as PIR security sensors and door contacts.
A built in network time server provides time synchronization to
cameras and other system devices like access control.
The VR-N1600U Remote Client feature provides
access for up to 10 users to view the images and the triplex
capability allows authorized users to view live and recorded images
simultaneously even as the box is still recording. The VR-N1600U
has VCR/DVR-like jog/shuttle and front panel controls including and
RGB monitor making it extremely easy to use for all security
- The VR-N1600U is rack-mountable and via its
external USB port, users can add additional 4TB of storage to the
recorder. The unit also supports
RAID 1 (mirroring) internally and is compliant with network attached
storage devices (NAS) for video archiving. For added
flexibility, two network ports, 1000 base (Gigabit) for capturing
video streams from IP cameras or encoders and 100 base for remote
viewing are available.
For further information and
high-resolution photos of the VR-N1600U, visit JVC’s web site
The VR-N1600U network video
recorder will be available in the fall 2007.
- ABOUT JVC
PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY
- JVC Professional
Products Company, located in Wayne, New Jersey, is a leading
supplier to the video security industry with a complete line of IP
network and analog security cameras, network video recorders,
monitors and accessories. For more information about this, or any
other JVC Professional Products Company product, contact JVC at
(800) 582-5825; or Candace Vadnais at PFS Marketwyse 973-812-8883,
ext. 430 or visit JVC’s Web site at http://www.jvc.com/pro.