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Axis Camera Station S1232 tower recorder with 32 camera channels, (expandable up to 64 channels) and up to 32TB storage

£9,105.60 inc VAT
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Supporting 32 Axis cameras out of the box, this desktop recording server is ideal for use in medium-sized businesses that require a scalable and secure recording solution with RAID storage, extensive support and built-in cybersecurity.

  • Desktop recording server
  • Axis Camera Station software and licences included
  • Support for up to 32 4MP camera channels
  • 32TB of storage
  • 2 x DisplayPorts for an all-in-one recording solution
  • Axis 5-year warranty
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Overview of the Axis Camera Station S1232 Tower Recorder

  • Supports 32 camera channels up to 4 Megapixel resolution
  • Axis Camera Station pre-loaded with licences included
  • Up to 32TB of storage
  • Two DisplayPort connectors for external monitors
  • Axis 5-year warranty

Secure and scalable, this tower recording server by Axis can be easily integrated onto a desktop with no mounting accessories needed. The NVR supports 32 channels up to 4MP and is separately expandable up to 64 channels. Providing 32TB of storage, the S1232 is the ideal recording solution for medium-sized businesses. This NVR features several Mini DisplayPorts and six USB ports, allowing the connection of up to two external monitors and a range of accessories including keyboards, mice and joysticks – creating an all-in-one recording solution.


Able to process data quickly, this NVR is equipped with a powerful Intel Xeon E processor and features RAID level 5 redundancy and support for RAID 0, 1, 6 and 10, safeguarding the unit against data loss in the event of component failure - ensuring increased uptime and protection across all drives. Furthermore, the recorder features a Trusted Platform Module (TPM) to keep all cryptographic keys and certificates secure and ensure that data has not been tampered with.

Video management

The S1232 comes pre-installed with all necessary software, including Axis Camera Station for reliable security monitoring. There is a range of flexible recording modes to suit user requirements; recording can run continuously, schedules can be set, or recordings can trigger in response to an event or alarm.

Video analytics

Tampering and motion detection alarms can be set to help alert users of activity in real-time, as well as to trigger recording when a pre-configured event occurs. Users can explore the system's camera channels using built-in pan/tilt/zoom (PTZ) controls. Additionally, the NVR supports Axis Site Map, providing a full system overview.


Designed for straightforward installation, the recorder features a setup wizard to guide users through the installation and configuration process. Ongoing support is also available from both Axis and NW, including next-day onsite support from Axis and free technical advice.

Key features & benefits

  • High-performance tower recorder ideal for medium-sized businesses
  • Equipped with 32TB of storage
  • Compatible with all Axis IP cameras and encoders – device licences are included/li>
  • Supports 32 4MP camera channels and is able to be separately expanded up to 64 channels
  • Built-in display and USB ports allow external accessories to be connected for an all-in-one recording solution
  • RAID redundancy protects against data loss, even in the event of a component failure
  • TPM protects the system from data breaches and protects cryptographic keys and certificates
  • Axis Camera Station is preloaded onto this device for an out-of-the-box solution
  • Several recording modes are available including continuous, scheduled and triggered
  • Tampering and motion detection alarms can be set to alert users of activity in any of the camera channels
  • Reactive PTZ controls allow users to navigate across camera channels
  • Site Map provides a full system overview
  • Handy installation wizard guides users through set-up, making it straightforward to configure
  • Ongoing support is available via both Axis and NW

Typical applications

This secure recorder offers RAID redundancy, flexible recording modes and a convenient tower form factor - ideal for use in medium-sized applications such as schools, museums and logistics centres.



  • installation guide
  • 2x C13 wall plug power cord
  • 2x Mini DisplayPort™ to DisplayPort adapter


  • PoE+ switches
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Key technical features for Axis Camera Station S1232 Tower Recorder

Form factor tower server
Number of cameras: base configurations 32, max 64 with upgrade (sold separately)
O/S and video management software: Axis Camera Station 5

2 x 8 GB


hot swappable Enterprise Class HDD, total HDD slot: 8, free HDD slot: 4, Out-of-the-box storage: 24 TB after RAID 5, Out-of-the-box capacity without RAID: 32 TB (4x8 TB)

RAID: Factory RAID level: 5 Supported RAID levels: 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
Maximum power consumption:


Power input: 100–240 V AC, 7.1–3.6 A, 50/60 Hz
System I/O rear I/O expansion: Front side: 1x USB 2.0 1x iDRAC direct port, Rear side: 5x USB 2.0 1x USB 3.0, 1x serial port 1x iDRAC dedicated Ethernet port 2x RJ45 1 Gbps 3x Mini DisplayPort (max two monitors recommended.)
Environment: 10°C to 35°C
Included accessories: 2x C13 wall plug power cord, 2x Mini DisplayPort™ to DisplayPort™ adapter
Multiple video export formats: yes
Smart Search: no info given
Alarm Manager: not given
3rd-party application support (ex. video analytics, data storage): yes
Operating system:  Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSC 2021
Map function: no info given
Compatibility: supports Axis IP devices
Compression: not given
PTZ support: no info given
Hardware warranty: 5 years
Dimensions: 581 x 175 x 370 mm

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