Overview: The ClearView CBT-08 is an 8-channel DVR (digital
video recorder) with a built-in 10" LCD touchscreen monitor. This LCD-DVR combo
lets you simultaneously view and record video from up to eight remote
cameras, including four with audio. This system is ideal for use in home or retail settings.
Note: No cameras are included in this package.
500 GB Capacity: The CBT-08 includes a built-in 500 GB HDD (hard disk
drive) that gives you thousands of hours of storage. You can set up the DVR to perform motion
detection recording, scheduled recording, alarm recording, and manual recording.
Each recording can be up to 120 minutes in length, with the default set to 60
minutes. When the HDD becomes full, the system can overwrite previous video
Operating System: The CBT-08 has an embedded LINUX operating system to
maintain stable operation.
Eight Channel Operation: This LCD-DVR Combo provides you
eight channels of video monitoring, four with audio. The system uses H.264 video
compression and G.711 audio compression. The supplied data cable has BNC
composite video inputs for channels 1 through 8 and audio inputs for channels 1
through 4. There are video and audio output connections for feeding the signal
to a separate TV or monitor.
Pan Tilt Zoom: When PTZ-capable cameras are connected, you
can set up each camera to pan and tilt up/down/left/right in a constant pattern,
or when an alarm is triggered. You can also control the panning speed, zoom,
focus, and iris.
Network Operation: The CBT-08 supports real-time monitoring
via a network connection. You will be able to monitor on a PC as a web viewer,
as part of a CMS (central management system), or on a smartphone app (iPhone,
iPad, Android, or Windows Phone). In addition, you can perform video recording
searches remotely, and control the pan, tilt, and zoom (PTZ) action on
Video Playback: When you are ready to play back recordings, you can
search by time, type, or channel. Videos can be played back at normal speed,
fast play, slow play, manual frame-by-frame playback, and reverse play. You can
switch to the previous or next file, or any file in the current play list. If
there are files from another channel recorded at the same time, you can
immediately switch to that file. All channel synchronous real time playback is
also available. In continuous play mode, the next file automatically plays when
the current file ends.
Backup: The CBT-08 allows you to backup your HDD via the
provided USB ports. You can use a flash drive, portable HDD, or a disk burner.
Backup via network download is also supported.
Monitor Mounting: The CBT-08 can be placed on a desktop or
wall mounted. The monitor comes with a desktop stand that attaches to the back.
There are also two keyhole slots for mounting the monitor on a wall.