Dahua "Tri-Brid" DVRs (Analog/HDCVI/IP)

According to their press release, these things seem to do it all: analog (960H), HDCVI, and IP cameras with 200 Mbps throughput handling. ONVIF conformance. Plus cloud access via QR code. They do not currently automatically switch input type from analog to HDCVI but...

** ******* ** *** ** ** ********.

********* ** ***** ****'** ** ****** "****** ******" ***** ***** DVRs, ****** ***** ****** *** ***********, **** *** ******* ***** *** **** ~$***.

** **** *** **** *********** ******** ****? **** **** **** analog ***, *** ** **** ****, **** *** ****** *** IP ** *** **** **?

Login to read this IPVM discussion.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

* ****** **** **** ** ******** **** **** ***** ****. I **** ** **** ** *** ** **** *** ***.

** ******** **** *** ***** **** ******* ** *** **** series ******* ****, *** **'* ****** * ********* ***** ****. Only *** **** ***.

****: **'** ** ********* *** ** *** **** ******* **** week.

*** ******* ****** *** ***** ** ***** ********* *** ** they *** ** * '******' ** **** *** ******, **'* certainly ****** *****.

**** *** ******, ******* ****:

***** ******* ******* *** ********* ***** **********, * *** ******* at *** *********** **** *** *** **** **** ********** * "*******" ******* *** ****** ************ ****** **** *****, **, & ****** cameras.

**** ** * **** *********** ******* **** ***** **** ***** of ********. * ** *** **** **** * ********** *** the **** *****('*) *** *********/********? ** ***** ******* * ******** chassis *** *** **** *****? * ** ******** ***** ** try *** ** ***** ** *** **** ** ** **** a *********** ** ****** *** ** ******* **** ** ********** with.

* **** *** **** ** ********, ** ******, *** ***** cameras **** ********* ******! *** **** *** **** ** ** the **** ********.

***, ******. *** *** **** ****!

** **** ******* ** **** **** ***** *********, ********** ********. It's $*** *** *** * ******* ******* *** $*** *** the ** ******* ***. ****'* *** **** **** *** ***** only ****. ****'* ********* ********** *** ***** ***.

** ** **** ******, * ***'* ***** **** ******* * separate *******. ***** *** ************* *******, ** **** "******** ***" - "* **** *****, ** ** ****". ****** ****'* * lot ** **** ***** **** *** **, **?

**'* $*** *** *** * ******* *******...

** ***'** ******* *** **** '**** *** *** ****' ******, you ****** ******** **** ******* ******* $***.**, *.** ********-**** *****, * **** ********, .* **** *, *** *** ** dollars!

****'* * ******** ********** *** ***** ***.

****** **** ***** ** **** **** *** *** ****** *** 1080P.

***** ***** ******** * *** ********** ** **** *****, * had *** **** **** ******. ** **** * ****** ** clients **** **** *** **** ******* **** ****** *** ***** like ** *** ********** *******. *** ******* ***** ***** ***** additional ******* ** ** ***** *** ***** ***** *** ******** cameras ** ** ****. * ** ****** ******** ***** *** ability ** *** ** *******, ****** ** ** *****, ***** still ******** **** ** *** *** ******** ****, ******** **** might **. ** **** *** ********* ***** ** * **** DVR **** * ****** ******* *** **** **** ** *** 1 ** **** *******, **** **********, **** **** **** ** replace ** *** * ***.

** ****** ** *** ****** *** ******** **** ****, ***, but *** ******* ** **** ********* ** ******* *** ******** cost **********. **** ******* *** ********** ***** ** **** ******** at *** ******** ** ***** ** ***** "**********" ****. ** has **** *********** ** ************ *** *** ************ **** ******* of *** **** **** ** ** **(***** **** ****** ******** anyway).

***, **** ********, ******!

***** ** ** **** ********* ** **** *** ******** ** CVI *** ****** **** **** *** **** ************? *** ******** could **** ******* **** **** *** **** ****** / *********. Just * *******.

*'* ******* *** ******* ***** ********** *** *****/******/***** (* ******) ** *** **** ******-********** ***.

****** ******** ***** ************* - *** *** ***** ******* **** ** ******* ** 'hi-def' ****** * ******** *********?

******* **** ***.

*****. * **** **** ***-******** *** *** ***** ** *** can ***** ** * ******* ****** (** ***** *** ***).

*****. * **** **** ***-******** *** *** ***** ** *** can ***** ** * ******* ****** (** ***** *** ***).

* *** **** *** ********** ******** ** * ******* *****-** smart-asses, ** *** ******, *** **** ******, *** **** ****** quip ** ** *** ****** **** *** ****... **** ****!

*'* ******* *** ******* ***** **** **** ** *** ***** (i *****) ** *** **** ******-********** ***.

* ** ***** **** *********-**** **** *** ************ ***** *******, ****** ***** **** * *****, **** ******* ago ** *********** *********. *** ****** ** ******, * **** * ******* **IP cams. I have a handful of analog cams used thru encoders. I just bought a handful of **-*******. ** *** ******* **, *** ******* **, * **** have *** *****! (** ******* ***** *****, ******!)

*** *** **** ** **** ******, * *** *********** * ***.******* *'* ******* **** ******* ** ****** ***** **** *** bogging **** **** *** ******** ****** **** ****** ********* ******** on ** ***** ***. *'* ***** *** ****** **** ** the ****** ** **** * *** ****** '****' *** *** a *** ***** ** *** *** *****. * **** ** least * ***** ****** ****** * ***** ** ** ******* the *********** ************, *** ** ****** *** * **** *** a *******... *** **** ** *** **** *** *****? *** a *** ***** ** *** *** **** ********** ** *** $75?

** ***** ******, ******* *** *** ******* ******** ** **-*** may **** ************ *** **** ** *** ******* ** ********** ** *** technology *** **** *******.

*. *****-******** ***** ***** *** **** ** ******* *** ** one ******** *** *** **** **** ******* **** * ****** or *********** **** ******* ******.

*. ******** **** ******* *******.

* **** ******** **** *******; ******* *** ******** **** *** allow ******* ******* ******* *** ***** ***** ** **** ** cameras. *******, *** ***** ** ****** ** ******* *** ******* been ******** ***** * ***** ** *******.

******* ****, ** ***** ** ** ********* **** *********** **** offer ** **** **** ****. ***** ***** **** ******* ***** be ******* ******** *** ******** **** *** **** **.

(**** ****** **** * *** ****** **** **** ********* * PoE ****** **** ** ** ************ ****** * *******? )

** ***** ******* *** * ******* ******** **** *** **** handle *** ****.

*** ***********?

**** ** *** **** ***** ******, ***** **** *****'*pictorial */* ***. One wonders if a poe router/wap could be added at some point to make the device even more compelling and self-sufficient, perhaps the jacks could go in those 16 strangely vacant punchouts...