Network Surveillance Products

VideoJet 8000 8 channel MPEG-2 DVR & Transmitter

The VideoJet 8000 video server features 8 non-multiplexed MPEG-2 video streams simultaneously over Gigabit-Ethernet and ISDN. With a maximum data rate of 480 fully interlaced DVD-quality fields per second the device provides video with best use of bandwidth.

Its video signal can be viewed on any standard PC using the software decoder VIDOS or a web browser. With one of the MPEG-2 hardware receivers you can put up box-to-box solutions. Optionally the VideoJet 8000 comes with a video output to be linked to a CCTV monitor for local display.

With its integrated hard disk of 120, 240 or 600 GByte the VideoJet 8000 allows simultaneous playback and back-up while recording.

The device comes as 1HU-high rack-mount or desktop unit offering highest port density and all well-proven security and management features. For soecial demands it is also available with 8-channel full-duplex audio.


  • Modular digital CCTV matrix
  • 8 simultaneous independent non-multiplexed video streams in broadcast quality
  • Full D1 resolution and lowest bandwidth
  • Fully interlaced video support
  • Integrated hard disk (120, 240 or 600GB)
  • Gigabit Ethernet interface
  • USB interface for wLAN or local storage
  • Web browser interface with on-screen display of video output
  • Triplex hard disk recording (optional)
  • Integrated video scene analysis
  • Multicasting
  • Internet streaming
  • Modular digital CCTV matrix

Technical Data - Specifications

Video Standard
ISO/IEC 13818-2 (MPEG-2) MP@ML; M-JPEG

Audio Standard
ISO/IEC 11172-3 (MPEG-1) Layer I/II; 300 Hz - 10 kHz (MPEG-2)

Multiplex Standards
ISO/IEC 13818-1 (MPEG-2)

Data Rate
1 Mbps - 5 Mbps (MPEG -2)
Constant & variable

Stream Types
Elementary, Program stream

Video Encoder
MPEG-2: 720 x 576 full D1, 352 x 288 CIF
GOP structure: I, IP, IPB, IPBB
Low latency mode
Overall delay (IP): 198/170 ms (PAL/NTSC)
Field/frame based coding
Selectable frame rate: 1-50/60 fields/s

Audio Encoder
Sampling rate: 48 kHz
Data rate: 256 kBits/s

Network Protocols

Software Update
Flash ROM, remote programmable

Via web browser, built-in web server, OSD, built-in LCD

Technical Data - Interfaces

Video In
8 x analogue composite: NTSC or PAL
BNC connector 75ohm switchable, 0.7 - 1.2 Vpp

Video Out
1 x analogue composite: NTSC or PAL
BNC connector 75ohm switchable, 1 Vpp

Audio In
8 x mono line in (50 kOhm), 8x mono line out (60mW, min 8Ohm), streao jack 3.5mm, 1Vpp
or 8x stereo line, stereo jack 3.5mm, 50 kOhm, 1Vpp

Alarm Input
10 x clamp (non-isolated closure contact type), max 24V, max activation resistance 10 Ohm

Relay Output
5 x clamp, 30 Vpp, 1A

1 x RS232/422/485, RJ45; 1x RS232, 9-pin Sub-D

10/100/1000 Base-T, autosensing, half/full duplex, RJ45

1x 2.0 external interface

1x fem. 15-pin VGA connector for monitor, max. resolution 1280 x 1024

Storage Media
120, 240 or 600 GB HD integrated

Technical Data - Power, Environmental, Approvals

Input Voltage
90 VAC - 250 VAC, 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption
Max. 60 VA

Approx. 6.0 kg with 240 GB HD

Operating Temperature
0 - 50 C ambient temperature

20 - 80%, atmospheric humidity (non condensing)

CE: IEC 60950; UL1950; J60950; AS/NZS 3548; EN 55103-1,-2; EN 55130-4; EN 55022; EN 55024; EN 61000-3,-2; EN 61000-3,-3; FCC 47 CFR Ch.1 Part 15

Contents of delivery

  • VideoJet 8000 MPEG-2/4 Network Video Encoder including mains cable
  • RS232 Null modem cable, 1 HU Rack mount kit
  • Brief description "Quick Installation Guide" German/English
  • CD-Rom with manual (German/English) and decoder software


VideoJet 8000 Datasheet (216KB)

SLD Security & Communications
4 Mays Close
KT13 0XL
Tel: +44.1483225633
Fax: +44.1483225634


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VideoJet 8000 Multi-channel DVR & Transmitter
The VideoJet 8000 professional network video server is designed for uncompromised quality in video surveillance and monitoring over IP networks, featuring 8 non-multiplexed data streams with both, DVD- and S-VHS-quality.

It can be used as a drop-in 1HU-high rack-mount unit replacement for analogue multiplexers, where multiple cameras are wired at the same location

With its built-in hard-disks and front-panel controls the VideoJet 8000 upgrades jerky, limited DVRs to smooth, 50/60 fields/sec DVD video

The configuration and management of the VideoJet 8000 is comfortable by using the Web browser interface, manual operating elements or with VIDOS, our management and recording software.

VIDOS the intelligent management software
Run your CCTV system the way you want to with VIDOS the intelligent all-in-one management system.

Ideal for set-up, administration and day-to-day management of networked CCTV systems

Mix and match digital and existing analogue components. From S to XXL - VIDOS is fully scalable to any number of cameras and any storage requirements

For recording and playback, VIDOS integrates seamlessly with our VIDOS-NVR networked video recorder and features simultaneous recording, searching and playback of multiple cameras