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QNAP VioStor VS-2108 PRO+ Network Video Recorder with 8 channels and up to 8TB storage

QNAP VioStor VS-2108 PRO+ Network Video Recorder with 8 channels and up to 8TB storage

This product is now discontinued, for alternative products see Synology Network Video Recorders (NVRs)

The QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor Network Video Recorder can record up to 8 IP cameras connected locally or via the internet. Providing live monitoring, recording and playback the QNAP VioStor can be accessed from any location with just a web browser. It is easily expandable, by adding additional QNAP NVR servers connected locally or through the Internet, to up to 128 IP cameras.

Two hot-swap bays can provide 8TB video storage capacity. Recorded data can be protected from hard drive failure with RAID 1 mirroring the data on both hard drives and backups can be made to attached USB storage devices with the one-touch back up button. With a direct HDMI video output and USB ports for keyboard and mouse (not included) the Qnap VS-2108 PRO+ can be used as a stand alone unit as well as via a network.

With the embedded Linux operating system this QNAP NVR is stable, reliable and less vulnerable to malware than a PC-based recording solution. With a low power consumption of 39.3W maximum it is energy efficient with low running costs.

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Key benefits:

  • Stable and reliable with less vulnerability to virus attacks than a PC-based recording solution
  • Protect essential surveillance footage with RAID 1 mirroring configuration and one touch back up button for USB storage devices
  • Easily expandable to monitor up to 128 video channels with additional QNAP NVR servers linked by local or Internet connections
  • Capable of highly detailed recordings with support for up to 8 megapixel cameras
  • Energy efficient low power consumption
  • Compatible with a wide selection of IP camera from major manufactures

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Key features:

  • Recording for up to 8 IP cameras
  • Compatible with cameras up to 8 megapixels
  • Up to 8TB storage capacity
  • Embedded Linux operating system
  • Advanced RAID configuration for RAID 1 mirroring
  • Hot-swappable drive bays enable hard drives to be replaced without down time
  • Online RAID capacity expansion & online RAID migration enables hard drives to be upgraded in size and RAID level while retaining the existing data and without down time
  • QNAP's 'S.M.A.R.T. and advanced health scanning' warns of possible future hard drive failure
  • Two Gigabit LAN ports for: failover; switching between network connections if one fails, Load-balancing; distribute traffic over two network connections, multi-IP; connection to two networks or workgroups available with two IP settings
  • One touch auto data backup button
  • Monitor up to 128 IP cameras with additional QNAP NVR servers
  • High quality recording in Motion-JPEG, MPEG-4, MxPEG and H.264 depending on camera
  • Live monitor display for 1-42 cameras with sequential display, picture-in-picture and dual display
  • Search recordings by intelligent video analytics including motion detection, foreign object, missing object, out of focus and camera occlusion
  • Continuous, manual and scheduled recording modes
  • Up to 15 alarm schedules available for each camera
  • Control PTZ movement, presets and configure auto cruising within live monitor display
  • Digital zoom available during monitoring and playback
  • Video snapshot available during monitoring and playback
  • Digital watermarks can be added to ensure recordings are not modified
  • Audio recording from supported IP cameras
  • Real-time email and SMS notification on system errors and events
  • Up to 32 user accounts with individual playback and monitoring privileges for connected cameras
  • Host access control uses a specified list of IP address to block or allow connections
  • Audit trail user list shows previous and currently connected users with their IP addresses
  • Detailed event logs show system warnings, hard drive errors, network disconnections, UPS status and recordings accessed
  • Multi-channel playback can divide a selected recording into four to be viewed together for express playback
  • Synchronised four camera playback
  • Built-in Dynamic DNS support for remote access when server is connected to an external dynamic IP address
  • Built-in NTP server to synchronise the time and date of connected cameras to the NVR
  • Easy access to recordings via web browser (Internet Explorer only), network browser or FTP
  • UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) support for continuous operation
  • Automatic power-up on restart after a power cut
  • Highly efficient 39.3W power consumption

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Typical applications:

  • Suitable for small to midsized surveillance applications or large fragmented systems like schools, university campuses, bus stations, retail stores, licensed premises, public buildings, car parks and office buildings

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Key technical indicators:

  • Recording connections: 8
  • Recording compression format: Motion-JPEG/MPEG/MxPEG/H.264
  • Video setting: resolution, quality, frame rate
  • Recording performance: 180fps at HD 1080p
  • File format: AVI
  • Recording buffer: pre-recording 300s, post-recording 300s
  • Storage services: web file manager, FTP, SMB/CIFS
  • Processer: Intel ® dual-core processor
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • HDD capacity: 2 x 3.5" SATA I/II HDD, up to 4TB per HDD
  • Disk mode: single, RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD/linear
  • HDD tray: 2 x hot-swappable and lockable tray
  • Network support: HTTP, TCP/IP, SMTP, DCHP, Static IP, DNS, DDNS, FTP, NTP, UPnP
  • Dual Gigabit LAN: failover/load-balancing/multi-IP setting
  • LED indicators: HDD 1, HDD 2, LAN, eSATA
  • Buttons: one-touch auto backup button, power button, reset button
  • Dimensions: 154 (H) x 102 (W) x 218 (D) mm
  • Weight: 1.5 kg
  • Operating temperature: 0-40°C
  • Fan: quiet cooling 7cm fan 12V DC
  • Power supply: external power adaptor, 60W, input; 100-240V
  • Power consumption: max 39.3W in operation
  • Client PC minimum suggested requirements: 2.4GHz Pentium 4 (M-JPEG) or 2.4GHz dual core (MPEG-4/H.264) CPU, 1GB RAM, Windows XP/Vista (32bit), Internet Explorer 6.0, 10/100/1000 Mbps network interface, 1920x1080 resolution display

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Connections:

  • 2 x 3.5" HDD tray with SATA connections
  • 2 x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet port
  • 2 x eSATA port
  • 4 x USB 2.0: front; 1 x USB 3.0: back; UPS
  • 1 x HDMI video output for stand alone operation
  • Power connection

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Accessories included:

  • Your choice of storage specification (from above)
  • Adapter and power cable
  • Installation CD-ROM
  • Ethernet cable x 2
  • Hard disk lock
  • Flat head screws

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Supported cameras:

For an up to date list of compatible hardware please visit the QNAP VioStor Pro compatible cameras page.

QNAP VS-2108 PRO+ VioStor NVR - Support documentation:

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