Vivotek 8ch Plug & Play NVR


1xHDD Slot, Auto Setup, Alarm Notifications, Remote Access – 2 Year Warranty

SKU: JFND8312- Category: Tags: ,

Two Year Extended Replacement Warranty

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VIVOTEK’s ND8312 is a H.264 8-CH Linux-based standalone NVR that supports a single 3.5″ HDD up to 6TB. The ND8312 supports remote access via VIVOTEK’s VIVOCloud and iViewer apps for both iOS and Android mobile devices, enabling user access to their video anytime, anywhere. The VIVOCloud app provides instant push notification and direct video playback functionalities when triggered by an alarm notification, providing seamless security for small-sized video surveillance applications.

Furthermore, the ND8312 is fully integrated with VIVOTEK’s VAST/VAST 2 VMS, so users can enjoy the easy-to-use IP surveillance system to protect lives and property more efficiently.

With a compact size and fan-less design, the ND8312 is ideal for any small-scale video surveillance installation. It is incredibly flexible to install, supporting both wall mount and desktop placement, to increase efficiency of spatial utilization.

VIVOCloud App & Portal for 24/7 Viewing

The free VIVOCloud app makes surveillance lightweight and portable, ensuring efficient operation. The latest P2P technology makes remote access even more convenient, by simply scanning the QR-code and installing the app, users can view live streams and play recorded clips with the intuitive interface anytime, anywhere. Armed with the Push Notification function, users will directly get an alert message on their Android/iOS mobile device and directly playback the video to check for any suspicious activity.

Easy Connection with IP Cameras and Quick Auto Setup

In order to provide users a highly intuitive experience, it allows for the IP cameras’ positions and connects to the NVR without entering long passphrases. Auto Setup Wizard then conveniently sets up a centralized configuration to reduce connection times to within 2 minutes.

4 Display Modes for Fisheye Dewarp

VIVOTEK’s fisheye camera is able to provide 360 degree coverage for wide, open areas, such as retail stores, offices and more. VIVOTEK’s NVR offers four display modes for one fisheye network camera simultaneously: LiveView, Playback, Snapshot and Instant Playback. With VIVOTEK’s unique technology Instant Playback Dewarp, users can quickly review the image and react immediately.

Scheduled Backup

VIVOTEK’s NVR provides auto backup of video data to ftp function, increasing storage flexibility and protecting the integrity of information.


  • H.264 Compression Technology
  • Up to 8 Channel IP Camera Input
  • HDMI Video Output up to 4K Resolution
  • 1 x 3.5″ SATA HDD Up to 6TB
  • Up to 8MP Camera Liveview and Playback
  • VIVOCloud App & Portal for 24/7 Viewing
  • Easy Connection with IP Camera and Quick Auto Setup
  • Scheduled Backup
  • Instant Playback Fisheye Dewarp
  • ONVIF Compliance (Project Support Function
  • Compact Size with Fanless Design
  • 2 Year DuncansOnline Warranty

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Model: ND8312


OS Embedded Linux
CPU ARM Processor
Flash 256 MB
Watchdog Hardware + Software
Power Restoration System Restart Automatically after Power Recovery


HDD Devices Internal x 1
HDD Max. Capacity 6 TB x 1
Disk Management Create, Format and Remove Disk HDD S.M.A.R.T


Video Output HDMI x 1
Resolution 3840x2160, 1920x1080, 1280x720
Graphics Decoder Hardware decoding
Decoding Capacity H.264: 3840x2160 @ 30 fps (1CH) 1920x1080 @ 120 fps (4CH) 1280x720 @ 240 fps (8CH)
Camera Position Change the viewcell position on the Live View screens

External Interface

USB Interface USB 2.0 x 2 (Front x1, Back x1)
Audio HDMI Audio Output


Network Interface 10/100Mbps Ethernet (RJ-45) x 1


Power Input DC 12V 3A
Power Consumption Max. 15 W

LED Indicator



Form Factor Desktop
Operation Buttons Reset
Dimensions 198 (W) x 200 (D) x 47 (H) mm
Weight 530 g (without HDD)
Operating Temperature 0°C ~ 40°C (32°F ~ 104°F)
Humidity 0 ~ 95%


Safety Certifications CE, LVD, FCC, VCCI, C-Tick
Warranty 24 months

Client PC Requirements

Operating System Microsoft Windows OS: XP/Vista/7/8/10/2008/2012
CPU Intel Celeron or above
Memory 2 GB or above
Ethenet 10/100 Mbps
Display Resolution 1024 x 768 pixels or above
Web Browser Internet Explorer 10 (32 bit) or above
Software AP Installation Wizard 2, Shepherd, VAST, VAST2
Mobile APP, Tablet APP VIVOCloud, iViewer (iOS) VIVOCloud, iViewer (Android)
Cloud Connection VIVOCloud Portal


Others Power adaptor, QIG, 8 x HDD screw, 2 x HDD Brackets,1 x USB Mouse

Software Information


Maximum Channel 8
Record Throughput (MB) 48 Mbps, default setting: 1920x1080 @ 64 fps (8-CH)
Network Throughput (MB) 40 Mbps
Audio Format G.711, G.726
Video Format MJPEG, H.264
Video Resolution UP to 8MP Camera
Recording Time (sec.) Pre-Record: 5 (Max. 10) Post-Record: 20 (Max. 300)
Recording Stream Single
Recording Mode Continuous, Schedule, Manual, Event, Activity Adaptive Streaming
Recording Setting Recycle (unit: Day)
Recording Path Local Path
Record Video Format 3GP
Watermark Supported
Schedule Backup Supported

LiveView (Local Display)

Stream Application Constant/Auto Adaptive Stream
LiveView Display 8 Channels Multiple Layout Display: 1x1, 3V, 2x2, 3x3, 1P+3, 2P+3, 1M+5, 1P+6
Monitor Enhancement OSD Display (NVR), OSD Display (Camera), Camera Information, Remote I/O Control, Event Notification, Aspect Ratio, Fisheye Dewarp (1O, 1P, 1R, 1O3R, 1P3R, 1O8R)
PTZ Control Panel Control/Joystick
PTZ Operation Direction Control, Home, Iris, Preset, Patrol (Group), PiP Control

Playback (Local Display)

Playback Display 4 Channels Multiple Layout Display: 1x1, 2x2, 1P+3, 1V+3
Playback Control Regular (Play, Pause, Stop), Rewind, Next/Previous Frame, Speed Control, Calendar, Event, Timeline, Timeline Scale, Thumbnail (Storyboard)
Video Search By Calendar, Date/Time, Alarm
Thumbnail Explorer (Storyboard) Listing the thumbnail of recorded video (Max. 2 CH)
Monitor Enhancement OSD Display (Camera), Event Notification, Aspect Ratio, PiP Control, Fisheye Dewarp (1O, 1P, 1R, 1O3R, 1P3R, 1O8R)
Snapshot JPEG
Video Clip Export EXE

LiveView (Remote)

Stream Application Stream Selection
Audio Capability One Way
LiveView Display 8 Channels Multi Layout Display: 1x1, 2x2, 3x3, 1V+3, 1M+5
Monitor Enhancement OSD Display (NVR), Drag & Drop, Image Freeze, Audio Control, Remote I/O Control, Event Notification, Bookmark, Fisheye Dewarp (1O, 1P, 1R)
PTZ Control Panel Control
PTZ Operation Direction Control, Home, Zoom, Focus, Iris, Preset, Patrol (Group), PiP Control
Snapshot JPEG

Playback (Remote)

Playback Display 4 Channels Multiple Layout Display: 1x1, 2x2, 1V+3
Playback Control Regular (Play, Pause, Stop), Next Frame, Speed Control, Calendar, Timeline, Timeline Scale, Bookmark
Monitor Enhancement OSD Display (NVR), Drag & Drop, Audio Control, PiP Control, Fisheye Dewarp (1O, 1P, 1R)
Snapshot JPEG
Video Clip Export EXE

Alarm Management

Schedule Type Continuous, Schedule, Manual
Event Motion Detection, PIR Detection, Tampering Detection, Digital Input (Camera), Digital Output (Camera), Connection Abnormal, Storage Abnormal, Storage Full, Camera Network Loss
Action Record, Email (Text), Email (Snapshot), FTP, Buzzer, ePTZ Control (Go to Preset), Camera DO, VIVOCloud APP Notification
Recording Time (sec.) Pre-Record: 5 (Max. 10) Post-Record: 20 (Max. 300)


Manual USB Dongle (FAT Format)/FTP Server Upload


User Management User Account: 16 User Account Time Limit: 10 mins User Level: Administrator / Regular User User Feature Definition: By Camera
Log System, Recording, User, Error
Date&Time Time Zone, Manual, Automatic Sync NTP, Daylight Saving Time
Firmware Manual update
Restore Default Supported
Backup/Restore (Configuration) Supported
Language Czech, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Polish

Camera Integration

Insert Camera Manual, Search
Video (Media) Setting Compression, Resolution, FPS, Video Quality
Image Setting Image Display, Image Adjustment
PTZ Control Panel Control
PTZ Operation Direction Control, Home, Preset, Patrol (Group)
Motion Detection Supported
ONVIF Core Spec Version 2.2 or above (By Project)
ONVIF Stream Video (H.264 & MJPEG)
ONVIF Recording Continuous, Schedule, Manual
ONVIF Discover Discover other brand camera through "Insert Camera & Batch Insert"

Device Integration

UPS APC Model Compatible
Joystick AJ-001, AJ-002