Unlike other reviewers we don't play with pre-release models in our back gardens over a lazy weekend! Everything we review has ...
PANAPLUS is a software package that allows PC control of certain products in a CCTV system. It is part of the "PLUS" range of software, which controls most multiplexers, digital recorders and VCRs. PANAPLUS software specifically controls Panasonic WJ-FS616 multiplexers, WJHD500 digital recorders and most RS232 time lapse VCRs. It can easily be retrofitted in to an existing system. PANAPLUS software benefits users of CCTV systems that include 1 or more multiplexers/digital recorders and 1 or more RS232 VCRs. Its unique features offer key benefits to the CCTV system user and installer. Automatic timers ensure potentially crucial recording operations in a CCTV system are controlled automatically, not left in the hands of operators. Key recording and equipment settings are software controlled ensuring the CCTV system records correctly at defined times and after defined events. Preventing recording errors is a crucial facility lacking in most CCTV systems. Using software means multiplexers/ ...
DVR1A & DVR1C Compatible Multiplexer brands General
On the DVR1A and DVR1C you can connect only one camera or multiple cameras via a multiplexer. These recorders are compatible with a number of multiplexers. To use all features of the DVR1A & C in combination with a multiplexer the specified protocol of this multiplexer must be programmed in the units. This protocol (for detection of the camera number) is required to view images via the web software (DVR1C only) and to make movie files on the compact flash card. For all the other DVR1A & C features the multiplexer protocol is not required.
The following table lists multiplexer brands that are tested and been found to be compatible with the DVR1A and DVR1C digital video recorders:
Manufacturer Bosch/Philips Bosch Eazeo Kalatel DM ATV Gyyr Bosch/Philips Bosch Eazeo Kalatel DM Robot Pelco Sanyo ATV Panasonic Bosch/Philips
Model LTC2600 range VSS8394/xxT CBR-16CDTx SLDX16C PAL DPX16m & DPX9m ? LTC2600 range VS8394/xxT CBR-16CDT SLDX16C NTSC ...
Models Manufacturer Display Features
Anti-Aliasing Circuitry Full Screen Live + Playback Display Quad 5+1 Sequencing/Alarm Call-up in 5 + 1 Mode Cropped Pictures Simultaneous Record + Playback Digital Zoom Camera display lock-out (covert) Automatically detect PAL or NTSC
Multiplexer Comparison Chart: 6 Channel Models
Yes No 4 720 x Yes.5 - 2.0 Volt Option
No Yes 2 720 x 1 Volt Option Module requires
No Yes 2 720 X 1 Volt
No Yes 4 512 X Yes.6 - 1.2 Volt 1
No Yes yes 512X 1 Volt
No Yes 2 720 x 1 Volt
No Yes 2 512 X 1 Volt
Digital Memory (picture elements) Camera Inputs Duplex Multiplexer Input Level Individually Adjustable AGC Circuit Digital Motion Detection Time/Date/Camera Titles Custom VCR Setup Time Events Alarm Output Relay Video Loss Output Relay Alarm Pre-position Call-up Vext Inputs Automatic BNC connector termination Multiple Recording Format Playback (number of ...