HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR

HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR By Hikvision


 HiWatch by Hikvision have developed a line of video surveillance products specifically designed to meet the needs of the residential and small business market.

The entire HiWatch line is capable of meeting any budget requirement, it is characterized by its extreme ease of use and maximum intuition for installation, configuration, maintenance and subsequent upgrading of the system.

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Product Description

HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR


Video Input and Transmission  Connectable to HDTVI, AHD, HDCVI and analogue cameras
Up to 2-ch 1080p IP cameras input for DVR-208Q-F1 and DVR-216Q-F1
Long distance transmission over UTP and coaxial cable with max. 1200m for the 720p and max. 800m for the 1080p
HDTVI signal Compression and Recording  One-key enable H.264+ compression to improve encoding efficiency by up to 50% and reduce data storage costs
Up to 3 MP resolution for recording of the first channel of DVR-204Q-F1, the first 2 channels of DVR-208Q-F1, and the
first 4 channels of DVR-216Q-F1
Supports real-time 1080p lite and when enabled, the image effect is similar with 1080p Video Output  Simultaneous HDMI/VGA output at up to 1920 × 1080 resolution for DVR-204Q/208Q-F1 and 4K (3840 × 2160)
resolution for HDMI output of DVR-216Q-F1
Independent CVBS output improves compatibility at the most possibility and serves as the aux output or live view
output only Storage and Playback   One SATA interface (up to 6 TB capacity per HDD)
4/8/16-ch synchronous playback
Smart search for efficient playback Smart Function   Supports multiple VCA (Video Content Analytics) events for both analogue and smart IP cameras
Supports 2-ch line crossing detection and intrusion detection
VQD (Video Quality Diagnostics)
Unlock pattern for device login for the admin and clear-text password available
GUID file can be exported for password resetting and imported for finding the forgotten password  Supports PTZ control via Omnicast VMS of Genetic protocol Network & Ethernet Access  Hik Cloud P2P for easy network management
1 gigabit Ethernet network interface (for DVR-216Q-F1)
Output bandwidth limit configurable


HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR Specification


Video In out

Video compression


Analog video input

4-ch BNC interface (1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω), supporting coaxitron connection

HDTVI input

3 MP, 1080p25, 1080p30, 720p25, 720p30, 720p50, 720p60.

Note, The 3 MP signal input is only available for the first channel of DVR-204Q-F1

AHD input 1080p25, 1080p30, 720p25, 720p30

HDCVI input 1080p25, 1080p30, 720p25, 720p30

CVBS input


IP video input

1-ch, up to 1080p resolution

Audio compression


Audio input

1-ch, RCA (2.0 Vp-p, 1 KΩ)

Video Output CVBS output

1-ch, BNC (1.0 Vp-p, 75 ©), resolution PAL 704 — 576 NTSC 704 — 480

HDMI/VGA output

1-ch, 1920 — 1080/60Hz, 1280 — 1024/60Hz, 1280 — 720/60Hz, 1024 — 768/60Hz

Encoding resolution

When 1080p Lite mode not enabled 3 MP/1080p/720p/VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF; When 1080p Lite mode enabled 1080p lite/720p/VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF

Main stream Frame rate

When 1080p Lite mode not enabled For 3 MP stream access 3 MP/1080p/720p/VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF@12fps. For 1080p stream access 1080p/720p@12fps; VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF@25fps (P)/30fps (N). For 720p stream access 720p/VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF@25fps (P)/30fps (N).

When 1080p Lite mode enabled 1080p lite/720p/VGA/WD1/4CIF/CIF@25fps (P)/30fps (N)

Sub-stream Frame rate

WD1/4CIF/2CIF@12fps; CIF/QVGA/QCIF@25fps (P)/30fps (N)

Video bit rate 32 Kbps to 6 Mbps

Audio output 1-ch, RCA (Linear, 1 KΩ)

Audio bit rate 64 Kbps

Dual stream Support

Stream type Video, Video & Audio

Synchronous playback 4-ch

Network Management

Remote connections 128

Network protocols



Hard Disk

SATA 1 SATA interface

Capacity Supports Up to 6 TB capacity for each disk

External Interface

Network interface 1, RJ45 10M/100M self-adaptive Ethernet interface

USB interface 2 — USB 2.0

Serial interface RS-485 (half-duplex)

Power supply 12 VDC

Consumption(without HDD)  15 W

Working temperature -10ºC to +55 ºC

Working humidity 10% to 90%

Dimensions(W— D — H) 315 — 242 — 45 mm

Weight (without HDD)  2 kg

HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR

HiWatch DVR-204Q-F1 4 Channel TVI 3MP DVR