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WJ-HD716/ HD616 Recorder Calculator
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Note : The Recorder records to its HDD using a variable data rate, depending on the complexity of the scenes being captured. However, the calculation below uses a fixed data rate, based on average conditions. Your actual results will therefore differ somewhat from the average which is calculated below.
Description of the recorder, please refer to the instruction manual.
This tool calculates the recording capacity of WJ-HD716/ WJ-HD616 for analogue HDD when you input parameters which are Quantity of Cameras, Resolution, Recording Quality, Rate, Time table, and other.
After you set all parameters of whole security system, this tool calculate needed HDD capacity. And it show you how many quantity of HDD to suit your system condition.
3. Spec & Function
|Item||Spec & Function|
|Target Model||WJ-HD716, WJ-HD616 and related camera|
|System requirement||OS: Windows 7/ Vista/ XP, Internet Explorer 9/ 8/ 7/ 6, RAM 512MB over|
|Download the setup file||Click here|
|Execution file||*PAL Security Recorder Calculator WJ-HD716/ PAL|
|*NTSC Security Recorder Calculator WJ-HD716/ NTSC|
4. How to use this tool
Please select PAL or NTSC type. Then select each item as "Input" Items. Result will be shown automatically. It is easy to know how many HDD you should prepare for your system.
(1)Select which Recorder (HD716 or HD616)
(2)Select the Quantity of cameras : up to 16units
(3)Select the Rate (image per sec)
(4)Select which Resolution (Frame or Field)
(5)Select the Quality within five choise (High to Low)
(6)Select the Audio level within 5 choise (0 to 4)
(7)Select Time Table Schedule or Event and set detail
(8)Select Term (day)
(9)Select HDD configuration (Mode and Capacity)
(10)Monthly total capacity with daily capacity and days
(11)Quantity of HDD and canister are shown.
Note) The Recorder records to its HDD using a variable data rate, depending on the complexity of the scenes being captured. However, the calculation below uses a fixed data rate, based on average conditions. Your actual results will therefore differ somewhat from the average which is calculated below.
5. How to use this tool (Detail Instruction with Example)
In this segment, you can see how to operate this calculator.
|(1) Model||Selection of Models: WJ-HD716, WJ-HD616|
|(2) CameraQuantity||0 to 16 unit|
|(3) Rate||30, 15, 7.5, 3.75, 2.5, 1.25|
|(4) Resolution||Frame(720*480) or Field(720*240) If you select over 9cameras and 30ips, you can choose only Field.|
|(5) Quality||High ← XF , SF , FQ , NQ , EX → Low|
|(6) Audio||0,1,2,3,4 ch|
|(7) Time Table||Schedule or Event. If you choose event, you must input total seconds under 3600.|
|(8) Term||Term day|
|(9) HDD Config||Mode: Single, RAID 5, RAID 6, Capacity: 3000,2000,1000,500 GB/HDD|
6. Result of Example
It displays necessity daily HDD capacity and the number of days and Total monthly HDD capacity at(10).
It is also shown you how many units of HDD is necessary to suit for your system with your input parameters at(11).
|(10) Capacity||3,197.756GB is needed with above input.
HDD management area is included.
|(11) Quantity||2pcs of HD716(6,000GB) is enough for 3,198GB.
The quantity of HDD Main unit or optional HDD(unit), use capacity (GB), total capacity (TB) and all HDD quantity (unit) are shown.