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Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP

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User Manual for Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP Hybrid DVR with 6TB HDD

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Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP Hybrid DVR with 6TB HDD Contents of the user manual for the Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP
  • Product category: Digital Video Recorders (DVRs) Honeywell
  • Brand: Honeywell
  • Description and content of package
  • Technical information and basic settings
  • Frequently asked questions – FAQ
  • Troubleshooting (does not switch on, does not respond, error message, what do I do if...)
  • Authorized service for Honeywell Digital Video Recorders (DVRs)

User manual for the Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP contain basic instructions that need to be followed during installation and operation. Before starting your appliance, the user manual should be read through carefully. Follow all the safety instructions and warnings, and be guided by the given recommendations. User manual is an integral part of any Honeywell product, and if it is sold or transferred, they should be handed over jointly with the product. Following the instructions for use is an essential prerequisite for protecting health and property during use, as well as recognition of liability on the part of the manufacturer for possible defects should you make a warranty claim. Download an official Honeywell user manual in which you will find instructions on how to install, use, maintain and service your product.

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Product description

Stream and record up to 16 HQA plus up to 8 IP video channels with the Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP Hybrid DVR from Honeywell at resolutions up to 4MP. Equipped with two SATA ports, each supporting an HDD up to 8TB, the DVR can support up to 16TB of internal storage (6TB HDD pre-installed). External storage options include PCs via Internet connection, network servers such as FTP, and USB devices. Transmission bandwidth and storage are optimized while ensuring high-quality recording and playback using H.264 and H.264+ dual-stream video compression.

The DVR enables simultaneous playback of up to 16 channels via its HDMI and VGA ports, at up to 3840 x 2160. 4MP, 1080p, 720p, 960H, D1, HD1, BCIF, CIF, and QCIF resolutions are supported, with main stream recording rates of 1 to 15 fps at 4MP and 1 to 25/30 fps at all other supported resolutions. The DVR is equipped with RCA connectors for bi-directional audio, an RS-232 serial port for PC and keyboard communication, and an RS-485 port for PTZ control. Internet connectivity enables remote monitoring via PCs as well as from Android and iOS devices.
  • High decoding capability for full HD viewing and recording
  • Fast, plug-and-play setup with quick wizard
  • Synchronous playback and smart search
  • Motion detection and camera tamper detection settings, including event notifications such as automatic emails (with attached video or snapshot) and automatic alerts (such as buzzers)
  • Remote configuration and firmware updating through Honeywell Viewer web client and Honeywell Config tool
  • Password-protected access to cameras' and DVRs' video and network setup
  • HD-quality video using your existing coax infrastructure
UPC: 886618248948 In the Box Honeywell Performance Series HQA 16-Channel 4MP Hybrid DVR with 6TB HDD
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Technical parameters

    Honeywell HRHT4166 Specs

    Main Processor Embedded processor
    Operating System Linux, embedded
    Inputs HQA: 16 channels coax
    IP: 8 channels
    Standard HQA: 4 MP, Up-the-Coax control supported
    Analog: NTSC/PAL CVBS, including 960H
    Audio Input 1 x RCA port
    Audio Output 1 x RCA port
    Two-Way Audio Supported
    Interface 1 x HDMI (up to 3840 x 2160)
    1 x VGA
    Resolution 3840 x 2160, 2560 x 1440, 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 1024, 1280 x 720, 1024 x 768
    Display Split 1, 4, 8, 9, 16, 25
    OSD Camera title, time, video loss, camera lock, motion detection, recording
    Compression H.264+ and H.264
    Resolution 4 MP (2560 x 1440), 1080p (1920 x 1080), 720p (1280 x 720), 960H (960 x 576 / 960 x 480), D1 (704 x 576 / 704 x 480), HD1 (352 x 576 / 352 x 480), BCIF (704 x 288 / 704 x 240), CIF (352 x 288 / 352 x 240), QCIF (176 x 144 / 176 x 120)
    Recording Rate Main Stream: 1-15 fps (4 MP), 1-25/30 fps (1080p, 720p, 960H, D1, HD1, BCIF, CIF, QCIF)
    Secondary Stream: 1-15 fps (D1, CIF, QCIF)
    Bit Rate 8 to 6144 kbps
    Recording Mode Auto: Regular, motion detection, video loss, tampering, alarm, intelligence
    Recording Intervals 1 to 60 minutes (default 60 minutes)
    Pre-Recording Interval: 1 to 30 seconds
    Post Recording Interval: 10 to 300 seconds
    Triggers & Events Recording, PTZ, tour, email, FTP, spot, buzzer, screen tips
    Video Detection Motion detection, video loss, video tampering, diagnosis
    Playback Sync: 1, 4, 9, 16
    Search Modes Time/date, alarm, motion detection, exact search (accurate to a second), intelligence, smart search
    Playback Functions Play, pause, stop, rewind, fast play, slow play, next file, previous file, next camera, previous camera, full screen, repeat, shuffle, backup selection, digital zoom
    Backup Modes USB device, network
    Ethernet 1 x RJ45 port (1000 Mbps)
    Network Function HTTP, TCP/IP, IPv4/IPv6, UPnP, RTSP, UDP, SMTP, NTP, DHCP, DNS, IP filter, PPPoE, DDNS, FTP, IP search
    Maximum Number of Users 128
    Compatible Mobile Devices iPhone, iPad, Android (phone and tablet)
    Internal Storage 2 x SATA HDD ports, up to 16 TB total
    6 TB pre-installed
    USB 1 x USB 2.0 port
    1 x USB 3.0 port
    RS-232 1 x port, for PC communication and keyboard
    RS-485 1 x port, for PTZ control
    Power Supply 12 VDC, 5 A
    Power Consumption 15 W (without HDDs)
    Operating Temperature 14 to 131°F (-10 to 55°C)
    Storage Temperature 14 to 131°F (-10 to 55°C)
    Humidity 0 to 90%
    Emissions FCC part 15B, EN 55032
    Immunity EN 50130-4
    Safety UL 60950-1, EN 60950-1
    RoHS EN 50581
    Dimensions 14.8 x 10.9 x 2.1" (37.5 x 27.7 x 5.3 cm)
    Weight 5.2 lb (2.4 kg), without HDDs
    Package Weight 11.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.9 x 14.2 x 5.6"


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