Features and Functions

  • Connectable to HD-TVI, AHD, network and analog cameras;
  • Support HIKVISION-C protocol for connecting camera over coax;
  • Support enabling H.264+ to ensure high video quality with lowered bitrate;
  • Simultaneous HDMI, VGA and CVBS outputs, and HDMI/VGA output at up to 1920 × 1080/60Hz resolution for DS-7208HQHI-F2/N and 4K (3840 × 2160) resolution for DS-7216HQHI-F2/N;
  • One-key recording configurable;
  • Redundant recording and holiday recording;
  • Main stream and sub-stream parameters configurable for simultaneous recording;
  • Support channel-zero encoding;
  • Support 1080p lite mode enabled to realize the real-time 1080p lite and 720p lite resolution;
  • Instant playback for assigned camera during multi-channel live view mode;
  • Up to 8/16-ch synchronous playback at 1080p resolution;
  • Playback at up to 256X speed;
  • Main stream and sub-stream selectable for local/remote playback;
  • Playback by smart search and VCA search;
  • Customization of tags, searching and playing back by tags;
  • Manual video quality diagnostics;
  • Supports locking and unlocking of video files;
  • HDD quota and group management; different capacity can be assigned to different cameras under quota mode;
  • Two SATA interfaces provided;
  • One RJ45 10M/100Mbps self-adaptive network interface for DS-7208HQHI-F2/N and one RJ45 10M/100M/1000Mbps
  • self-adaptive network interface for DS-7216HQHI-F2/N;
  • Supports access by EZVIZ Cloud P2P;
  • Supports Hikvision DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System).
Model DS-7208HQHI-F2/N DS-7216HQHI-F2/N
Video/Audio input Video compression H.264
Video input 8-ch 16-ch
BNC interface (1.0Vp-p, 75 Ω), supporting coaxitron connection
Supported HDTVI
1080p/25Hz, 1080p/30Hz, 720p/25Hz, 720p/30Hz, 720P/50Hz, 720p/60Hz
Supported AHD
720p/25Hz, 720p/30Hz
CVBS input Support
IP video input 2-ch
 Up to 2.0MP resolution
Audio compression G.711u
Audio input 1-ch, RCA (2.0 Vp-p, 1 KΩ)
CVBS output Support
Encoding resolution 1-ch, 1920 × 1080/60 Hz,
1280 × 1024/60Hz,
1280 × 720/60Hz,
1024 × 768/60 Hz
1-ch, 4K (3840 × 2160)/30Hz,
2K (2560 ×1440)/60Hz,
1920 × 1080/60 Hz,
1280 ×1024/60 Hz,
1280 × 720/60Hz,
1024 ×768/60 Hz
Frame rate Main stream: 1/16 fps to real time frame rate
Sub-stream: WD1/4CIF@12fps/2CIF (non-real-time); CIF/QVGA/QCIF (real time)
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 8-ch 16-ch
Network management Remote connections 128
Network protocols TCP/IP, PPPoE, DHCP, EZVIZ Cloud P2P, DNS, DDNS, NTP, SADP, NFS, iSCSI, UPnP™, HTTPS
Hard disk SATA 2 SATA interfaces
Capacity Up to 6TB capacity
 External interface Two-way audio input 1-ch, RCA (2.0 Vp-p, 1 KΩ) (using the audio input)
Network interface 1, RJ45 10M/100M self-adaptive
Ethernet interface
1, RJ45 10M/100M/1000M self-adaptive
Ethernet interface
USB interface  2 × USB 2.0 1 USB 2.0 on the front panel
1 USB 3.0 on the rear panel
Serial interface 1; RS-485 serial interface, half-duplex
 General Power supply 12 VDC
Consumption(without HDD)  ≤ 20W ≤ 30W
Working temperature -10 ºC to +55 ºC (14 ºF to 131 ºF)
Working humidity 10% to 90%
Dimensions (W × D × H) 380 × 320 × 48 mm (15.0 × 12.6 × 1.9 inch)
Weight (without HDD) ≤ 2 kg (4.4lb) ≤ 2 kg (4.4lb)