Lorex LHU314501 4PK Security DVR System Review

Lorex LHU314501 4PK surveillance system has a night vision is suited for any business or home with a cost effective solution that is designed to protect what matters you most.

It comes with four outdoor surveillance cameras now with a night vision. It allows you to connect to any PC monitor using VGA connection. The ultra-small form-factor and space-saving design allows you to conveniently mount the DVR to the back of a PC monitor, LCD TV or even wall mount it.  It has a great camera and DVR setup that is customizable and makes it easy to playback specific occurrences.

The FLEX IR remote control for non-line of sight installations allows you to control the security system without facing the unit. Its 3D Graphical User Interface and mouse navigation provides an intuitive user experience. The infrared night vision has a range of 50 feet.  You can see and monitor your property, indoors and outdoors, day or night with the included 4 night-vision weather-proof cameras.

In case the 24-hour monitoring capability has been activated, the DVR will fill up quickly. To stop it, the equipment will takes full advantage of its motion-activated features. It lets your security cameras to activate only when they detect motion.

The advance H.264 video compression maximizes its high resolution recording on a security certified hard disk drive. Pentaplex operation allows you to view, record, playback, back-up & remotely control the system simultaneously. Now you can record what happens everytime.

One of the main attraction is it allows you to connect anytime over the internet using a web browser, from anywhere wherever you are, to view or playback video that is important to you. Thus it gives you the privilege to protect what matters you most at the same time safeguard your business or home.

Also it has additional live chat feature along with its customer service that provides a system that is balanced in nearly every monitoring category.

Its ability to transfer live video feeds over networks are one of its key features. IP-enabled cameras can provide the flexibility necessary to bring streaming video from your security cameras to any computer with an internet connection. In addition, it also offers mobile applications for the iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and Windows Mobile operating systems.


Lorex LHU314501-4PK Security DVR with 4 outdoor surveillance cameras with night vision


Digital Video Recorder:

  • Stand-alone network 4 channel DVR

  • EDGE design for stand-alone or VESA mount (Wall &LCD)

  • View and record at VGA resolution (640 x 480) per channel

  • 3D graphics, crisp, color rich, high contrast video VGA output for display on LCD PC monitor or TV

  • H.264 compression for efficient file transfer &storage (up to 50% more than MPEG4)

  • Pentaplex operation – View, Record, Playback, Back Up &Remotely Control the system simultaneously

  • Alarm Input/output (4/1 ), 2 Audio Inputs/Outputs

  • Recording options: motion detection, schedule or continuous

  • Small form factor (7.0×11.5×1.5”)

  • FLEX IR controller (line-of-sight not required)

  • 500GB Hard drive installed and expandable up to 1TB

  • USB ports for backup, image transfer, firmware upgrade and mouse

  • System menu in 17 languages including English, French and Spanish

Indoor/Outdoor Security Cameras:

  • Reliable camera operation with patented ImageCool™ technology to ensure an optimal performance in extreme temperatures (-22° ~ 122°F / -30° ~ 50°C)

  • Super resolution 1/3” image sensor produces sharp and clear video at 600 TV lines of resolution

  • BrightNight viewing with enhanced low light image sensor

  • Close-up recognition at night with auto light compensation prevents wash-out effect

  • Night vision range up to 85ft (26m)

  • True Day/Night mode: Picture automatically switches to B&W delivering better clarity in low light conditions

  • Automatic Infrared Filter ensures true color in all lighting conditions

  • 3.6mm wide-angle lens captures a 78° field of view

  • Anti-glare feature ensures clear images under strong lighting conditions

  • Weatherproof Design for outdoor & indoor applications (IP66)

  • Integrated 3ft camera cable for flexible installation and protection from the elements

  • Versatile mounting options: ceiling, counter or wall mountable

  • Energy-efficient CEC (California Energy Commission) compliant power adapter included

Web Browser Remote Access Software:

  • E-mail alerts informs you when something bad occurs

  • Internet Remote Functions: View, Search & Playback, Back-up and Setup

  • Internet Explorer and Firefox supported

  • Microsoft Windows XP™, Vista™ Compatible

  • Lorex DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System) service keeps you connected anywhere all the time

Easy Connect &Instant Mobile Viewing:

  • Lorex Easy Connect Internet Remote Viewing

  • Hassle-free installation with no need to port-forward your router.

  • Instant Mobile Viewing on an iPhone™ using an iPhone™ App.

Includes the following:

  • 1 x 4 channel DVR with Pre-Installed HDD, accessories and power supply.

  • 4 x Cameras for security with IR Night Vision

  • 4 x Camera Stands

  • 4 x Mounting kits

  • 4 x 60ft. BNC/Power Extension Cables

  • 1x 4-in-1 Power Adapter