DVR Cards for Security Cameras
DVR Cards for PC-Based security camera recording
The most popular type of home or business security camera systems are PC-Based DVR Systems. These systems involve a DVR Card installed into a Windows PC, which has much better processing capabilities and therefore better features than a Standalone System, making them a superior choice. PC-Based systems come in many different sizes and with many different software options with various features. We have selected 2 types of PC-Based DVR software that will allow for great security camera recording onto you PC with various features to suit any budget. Our Security Eyes entry level cards are great for lower budget installations, while our Alnet systems provide added quality and functionality for superior remote viewing from PC, laptop, iPhones, iTouch, iPad, Android phones, BlackBerry phones, Windows Mobile phones, smartphones and more.
PC DVR Cards
Budget - Security Eyes Cards
Our popular and cost-effective Security Eyes™ budget Cards are a PCI DVR Card. These cards are very common for lower budget home and business security camera installations. This PCI Card installs into your Windows 8, 7, Vista XP (32-Bit) PC and will allow you to record from your home or business security cameras right onto your PC's hard drive. Each Security Eyes DVR card has 4 camera inputs, but will allow stacking up to 4 cards into a PC for recording from up to 16 cameras simultaneously. This software performs motion detection recording, has multi-user remote access and even permits remote viewing of cameras. The Security Eyes software even permits viewing security cameras remotely from your PC, laptop or Windows Mobile 5 or 6 PDA phone.
Professional - Alnet DVR Cards
Our Alnet® DVR Cards provide the best solution for home or business security cameras installations. These European manufactured cards come with enterprise grade software to allow you to record from traditional CCTV cameras as well as high definition IP cameras in a hybrid arrangement if desired. These cards are available in many different varieties with both PCI and PCIe versions available. IP Camera licenses can be added to any of our Alnet Cards, which allows combination of older analog cctv cameras together with new HD IP cameras. Each of these Cards will install into an Intel CPU PC running Windows 8, 7, VISTA or XP. All cards support 32-bit versions of Windows for the server, the AVC8 and AVC16 cards also have additional drivers for 64-bit versions of Windows. This software offers Advanced Motion Detection capabilities, Email and Text message alerting, digital zoom, PTZ control, Alarm and Home Automation Integration, Easy time-bar playback, innovative preview modes and industry-leading support for iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phones, Mac and PC so that you can watch your home or business security cameras from anywhere in the world.
Select by Slot (PCI vs PCIe)
If you know the type of expansion slot that is available in your PC, then you can also select from the Cards that are compatible with that PCI or PCIe slot. The images below show PCI and PCIe style cards to compare with your PC, still not sure? We can help - Call 866-537-5438