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Watchguard  |  SKU: NVR16COM-I

Watchguard Compact 16 Channel Network Video Recorder with PoE (256Mbps) - NVR16COM-I


Experienced Security Specialists

Our company is backed by an experienced team who are dedicated to providing you with top-notch expertise and guidance.

FREE Fast Shipping

FREE SHIPPING over $200! Everyday Australia Wide.

We use the fastest Express Courier shipping available.

A flat rate of $20 applies to orders under $200 in value.

Orders are processed: Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm.

Shipping Times: Typically 1 - 3 business days or less. We can reach pretty much reach anywhere in Australia in less than 5 Business Days. 

(Public Holidays Excluded)

Please Note: As we use courier shipping, we cannot ship to PO Boxes. 

Order Confirmation: After placing an order, you will receive an order confirmation by email. This means we’ve received your order in our system and will now process it for dispatch. If your item is back-ordered or otherwise unavailable, we will inform you by email and if there is no response we will attempt to contact you be phone as soon as possible. We value your time so we endeavour to be prompt. If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment (within 2 days), we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

Tracking Numbers will be sent to your email once your order has shipped. Our order are picked up by couriers around 4pm - 4.30pm every afternoon.

In some cases, we may need to contact you before your order can be shipped. To ensure there is no delay, please respond to any email/phone call from our Customer Service team.

We proudly use the following Shipping Companies. Star Track, Couriers Please and Direct Freight Express.

14-day Money Back Guarantee

We stand behind the quality and effectiveness of our security cameras. If for any reason you're not completely satisfied with your purchase, we offer a hassle-free 14-day money back guarantee. Your satisfaction is our priority, and we want you to feel confident in your decision to choose us.

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Above and Beyond Service

Our commitment to exceptional customer service goes beyond simply selling security cameras. Our knowledgeable and friendly team are ready to assist you throughout your entire experience.

As an authorised dealer, we offer genuine security cameras. Our Australian stock ensures authenticity and reliability, backed by manufacturer warranties. Trust us for quality and peace of mind.


Compact 16 Channel Network Video Recorder with PoE (256Mbps)

The Watchguard™ Compact AI Series brings the best of AI surveillance features in an affordable package. The NVR16COM-I allows you to bring AI face recognition or AI person/vehicle detection to your CCTV installations, guaranteeing that important events are detected and can be acted upon. This NVR is perfect for new systems or replacement of existing NVRs to upgrade to AI capable surveillance.

Product Features:
✔️ Records up to 16.0 megapixel (4920 x 3264)
✔️ Up to 256Mbps incoming bandwidth (recording/outgoing)
✔️ Decoding 16CH@1080P/25fps (AI disabled), 16CH@1080P/25fps (AI enabled)
✔️ AI face recognition and database comparison by NVR up to 1 channel, or;
✔️ AI human/vehicle detection via tripwire/intrusion rule by NVR up to 2 channels, or;
✔️ AI human/vehicle detection via motion detection by NVR up to 4 channels
✔️ Support for ANPR up to 4 channels (automatic number plate recognition)
✔️ 2 x SATA bay with support for up to 16TB capacity HDDs per bay
✔️ Built-in 16 port power over Ethernet switch
✔️ HDMI and VGA simultaneous video output
✔️ Backup footage via external USB device or local network

Tech Specs

AI Face Detection (by Cameras) 8 channels
AI Face Detection (by Recorder) 1 channel
AI Face Detection Features Whitelist, Blacklist, Stranger Mode
AI Face Detection Performance Up to 10 face databases with 200,000 face images
AI Face Recognition (by Cameras) 8 channels
AI Face Recognition (by Recorder) 1 channel (with Ultimate AI cameras)
AI Face Recognition Performance 12 face images/s
AI Functions by Cameras Face detection, ANPR, People Counting, Heatmap, AI Tripwire/Intrusion and AI Human/Vehicle Detection
AI Functions by Recorder Face detection, face recognition, AI Tripwire/Intrusion and AI Human/Vehicle Detection
AI Motion Detection (by Cameras) 8 channels
AI Motion Detection (by Recorder) 4 channels
AI Search (Metadata) Support search target video by metadata
AI Tripwire/Intrusion (by Cameras) 8 channels
AI Tripwire/Intrusion (by Recorder) 2 channels, 10 IVS rules for each channel
Alarm Input / Output 4 channel alarm inputs / 2 channel relay output
Auxiliary Inputs N/A
Backup Modes USB Device / Network
Decoding Capacity (AI Disabled) 16CH@1080P/25fps
Decoding Capacity (AI Enabled) 16CH@1080P/25fps
Dimensions 375 x 327 x 53mm
Display Resolution Configurable from 3840 x 2160 to 1280 x 720
Display Split 1st screen - 1/4/8/9/16, 2nd screen - 1/4/8/9/16
Ethernet 1 RJ45 Ports (10/100/1000Mbps)
Face Gender, age, glasses, beard, mask, expression
HDD Modes -
Human Body Tops style, tops colour, bottom style, bottom colour, hat , bag
Incoming Bandwidth (AI Disabled) 256Mbps Mbps incoming (recording/outgoing)
Incoming Bandwidth (AI Enabled) 180Mbps incoming (recording/outgoing)
Internal HDD 2 x SATA ports up to 16TB, max.
Interoperability ONVIF 21.12(Profile T; Profile S; Profile G); CGI; SDK
Main Processor Industrial-grade processor
Max. User Access -
Network Functions HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP, IPv4/IPv6, UPnP, SNMP, RTSP, UDP, SMTP, NTP, DHCP, DNS, IP Filter, PPPoE,DDNS, FTP, Alarm Center, IP Search (Support IP camera, DVR, NVS, etc.), P2P
Non-motor Vehicle Type, colour, people, number
Operating Environment -10°C ~ +55°C / 10 ~ 93%RH
Operating System Embedded Linux
Optical Interface -
Playback Sync 1/4/9/16
PoE Yes
Power Consumption <10W (without HDD) / PoE: Max 25.5W for single port, 130W total
Power over Ethernet 16 Ports (IEE802.3af/at)
Power Supply 100–240 VAC, 47-63 Hz
Rackmount Units 1U
Rackmountable -
Record Interval -
Record Modes General, motion detection, intelligent, alarm
Recording Resolution Configurable from 16.0MP (4920 x 3264) to CIF (352 x 288)
Remote View iOS (iPhone, iPad) / Android devices
Search Modes Instant playback, general playback, event playback, tag playback, smart playback (face and motion detection)
Trigger Events Motion detection, privacy masking, video loss, scene changing, PIR alarm, IPC external alarm
Two-way Talk -
USB Interface 2 x USB ports (1 x Rear USB 2.0, 1 x Front USB 2.0)
Vehicle Vehicle colour, vehicle model, vehicle logo, plate colour, vehicle decorations, call, seatbelt
Video Compression Smart H.265+ / H.265 / H.264+ / H.264 / MJPEG
Video Detection -
Video Input 16 channels
Video Output 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA
Weight 2.68kg (without HDD)

12-Months Warranty

✔️ Warehoused and ships from Sydney.
✔️ All our products are 100% genuine. No Grey Imports!
✔️ Electronic devices are all eligible for any manufacturer software updates!

The warranty covers defects in materials or broken components that could affect the regular operation of the product. If a device is faulty, we will mediate the warranty process with the manufacturer for you. We will handle this as fast and efficiently as possible. We will not wait for the manufacturer to send your replacement, when your item is determined to be faulty we will send you a new replacement as soon as possible.

Please get in touch with our support team at or 1300-049-519.

  • The warranty does not cover damage to the product resulting from incorrect installation or negligence, damage caused by a natural disaster, or theft.
  • We will not cover inbound shipping of the return to us.
  • We will cover outbound shipping for any replacements to the customer.
  • We will need the serial number of the product and your order number.
  • Please don’t ship us anything until you have had confirmation from our teams and they have given you an RMA number and return address.

Payment & Security

Payment methods

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  • Apple Pay
  • Google Pay
  • Mastercard
  • PayPal
  • Shop Pay
  • Union Pay
  • Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.

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