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Dallmeier DMS 160

Dallmeier DMS

The DMS 160 HSR is a stand-alone hybrid audio and video recorder with up to 24 channels. The basic version with 16 analogue channels can be expanded by 8 IP based channels.

Key features:

  • Up to 16 analogues and 8 IP based channel channels
  • Pentaplex Plus Functionality: Simultaneous real-time recording, streaming, live display, playback and remote access
  • Hybrid recording: H.264, MPEG4, MJPEG
  • Audio compression: G.722, MPEG1 Layer 2Bit rate up to 1.5 Mbps with analogue cameras, up to 4 Mbps with IP Cameras
  • Resolution with analogue cameras: up to 4CIF
  • Resolution with IP cameras: SD, HD (720p, 1080i, 1080p), up to 8 MB
  • Frame rate per channel up to 12 fps at CIF with an analogue camera, up to 8MB
  • Variable recording mode (VRM): event triggered switchover of the recording quality
  • Evaluation with SeMSy or Preview via Ethernet
  • Integrated motion detection for analogue and Dallmeier IP cameras
  • Easy Change functionality in case of HDD failure
  • 12V output for the external storage expansion DAS-4 Eco
  • Linux operating system on flash memory
  • DIN EN 50130-4 certified


  • Hybrid activation: additional IP based camera channels
  • Hard disks for internal recording with minimum 250GB each (max 2)
  • Internal RAID 1 (2HDDs required)
  • DVI output
  • External storage expansion: DAS-4 Eco/DAS-303
  • Slimline DVD-RW drive
  • Bi-directional audio (intercom)
  • SEDOR sabotage protection for analogue cameras
  • Promote advance
  • VdS kit
  • Smart Finder advance for analogue cameras
  • ATM activity survey
  • D/N-RC (Day/Night remote control)


Maximum Video Channels16x Analogues and 8 x IP
Supported CamerasAnalogue and IP Cameras of Dallmeier and of third-party inc megapixel cameras
Video CompressionH.264, MPEG4 ISO/IEC 14496, MJPEG
Audio CompressionG.722.1, MPEG-1 Layer 2
Operating ModeTriplex, Recording, Streaming, Live Viewing/Play Back
Split Display1, 4, 9, 13, 16, 25
Resolution4CIF, DCIF, 2CIF, CIF, QCIF (analogue)/ D1, 4CIF, Half D1, 2CIF, CIF, QCIF (IP)
Recording ModePermanent, Motion, Contact, Timer, Switching Mode
Frame Rate per Analogue CameraUp to 3 fps at 4CIF, Up to 5 fps at 2CIF, Up to 12 fps at CIF, Up to 25 fps at QCIF
Frame Rate per IP Camera6.25 / 12.5 / 25fps at D1, 4CIF, Half D1, 2CIF, CIF, QCIF
Bit Rate with up to 16 Analogue ChannelsUp to 1.5 Mbps
Bit Rate with up to 8 IP ChannelsUp to 4 Mbps
Management SoftwarePview Light
Configuration SoftwareDNS Net Config
UTC ControlIntegrated
Privacy ZonesIntegrated
Motion DetectionIntegrated
SedorOptional Activation
Smart FinderIntegrated
Audio for all ChannelsOptional Activation
Premote AdvanceOptional Activation
Voice Talk – IntercomOptional Activation
VRM (Variable Recorder Mode)Integrated
Track ModesStandard, Automatic, Manual
D/N-RC (Day/Night Remote Control)Optional Activation
Smart Finder AdvanceOptional Activation
Activation of 8 IP and 16 Analogue ChannelsOptional Activation
Camera Inputs16 x CVBS/BNC, with Loop-through
Video Outputs4 x CVBS/BNC with Loop-through, 1 x VGA, 1 x DV-I (Optional)
Aux-Line In/Mic In/Audio Out (Mainboard)1 x 3.5mm Phone Jack / 1 x 3.5mm Phone Jack / 1 x 3.5mm Phone Jack
Audio In (Encoder Card)16 x D-Sub
Ethernet1 x RJ45, 10/100/1000 Mbps
Ethernet ProtocolsUnicast: IPv4, TCP, HTTP, IGMP, DHCP, ARP, NTP, UDP
Contact In/Relay Out22 x each 4 functions, 5 x configurable as NO or NC
Serial/ Parallel/ USB/ PS/22 x RS232 / 1 x IEEE 1284 / 3 x USB 2.0 / Mouse, Keyboard
SATA Extention InterfaceOptional (for DAS-4 Eco)
FC Controller Extension InterfaceOptional (for DAS-303)
Exchangeable Hard DisksUp to 2 x 3.5”
Archiving MediumSlim Line DVD-RW Drive – Optional
Voltage Supply110/230 V AC +/- 10%, 50/60 Hz
Power ConsumptionMax 130 W
Heat PowerMax 444 BTU/h
Dimensions W x H x D425 x 133 x 445 mm
Operating Temperature5º – 40º C, 20º – 25º C recommended
Humidity – not condensing5 – 70 %
Atmospheric LoadDust Free
Weight10 – 12 Kg
Fan3 x with Automatic Speed Adaption
Voltage Out2-Pin, 12 VDC
Operating SystemLinux
LanguagesGerman, English, French, Spanish (others on request)
Approvals/CertificationsCE, FCC, ACA, Kalagate, DIN EN 50130-4
VdS CertificationOnly if ordering VdS Mounting Kit