LaView 4K 16 Channel Surveillance System

LaView offers various models of security camera system either for homes or for businesses ranging from low end up to high end business class products.


When small businesses demand high resolution of video recording and image details, NVR systems that support up to 4MP resolution capability are introduced by some vendors with their popular brand-name including LaView, GW Security, USG, Q-See, Hikvision and still more. These models of 4MP surveillance system can connect to high resolution IP cameras to provide sharp, crisp and clear video recording and image details.

LaView offers 16 channel NVR system LV-N9916C6E with 4MP resolution capability and is sold standalone or with inclusion of some IP cameras in kit bundles.

What this product does

Let take one of LaView 16-channel NVR systems bundled with combination of 8x 4MP bullet and dome IP cameras. With 16 channel, you can customize with the inclusion of various combination of IP cameras including PTZ Auto tracking camera, any types of outdoor dome POE cameras or bullet POE cameras such as Lorex and GW Security bullet camera.

16 channel

LV-N9916C6E is network video recording (NVR) system with built-in 16-channel POE switch that supports POE IP camera with various video recording resolution ranging from low end CIF format up to 6MP high resolution format. Today you can find bunch of high end IP cameras with resolution of 4MP such as Lorex 4321 or Hikvision and GW Security, 4MP bullet camera or 5MP and even higher such as USG and GW varifocal lens cameras.

In addition of 16-port POE switch, the NVR system is equipped with single RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet port you can connect to available broadband internet network, can be connected to your cable gateway such as Surfboard SBG6900 wireless AC1900 DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem gateway. You cannot connect directly to cable modem but to the router. with the free LaView Net app you can connect to your camera remotely via your mobile devices, easily by scanning the NVR’s QR Code.

LV-N9916C6E can deliver simultaneously up to 16 channel with playback resolution up to 6MP with two way audio input like those standard home security camera system such as Arlo Pro security camera system or new Amcrest IP3M-941.

LaView 16 Channel NVR system
LaView 16 Channel NVR system

NVR Main features

  • 16 channel NVR with built-in 16-port 100Mbps POE Switch
  • Support IP camera with recording resolution up to 6MP
  • Plug and play with POE camera connect direct to NVR
  • Two HDD slots SATA interface for 2 HDDs plus 1 DVD-R/W
  • Capacity up to 6TB each HDD
  • 1x channel Two way audio input
  • VGA and HDMI output
  • Playback resolution up to 6MP with 16 synchronuos playback
  • 1x Gigabit Ethernet Port with 3x USB 2.0 ports
  • 16x alarm in and 4x alarm out
  • Remote view with free LaView Net app supports QR code scan

This LaView LV-N9916C6E is one of most popular 16-channel surveillance system for businesses, you may compare with other 16 channel surveillance system such as Hikvision. See also comparison Reolink and Amcrest 16 channel DVR system.

in this bundle, LaView offers 4x 4MP bullet and 4x 4MP Dome IP cameras with IP66 weatherproof. You may also add or choose combination of IP cameras including PTZ and auto tracking PTZ cameras.

This 16-channel surveillance system is ideal for small businesses with up to 16 points of area to monitor. For homes with less channel, you may consider Arlo Pro wireless camera system with 1080p resolution or you may also consider 8 channel surveillance system such as Amcrest and Lorex 8-channel system or Reolink 8 channel NVR system.


Just for comparison, take a look at the other product such as Hikvision 7616NI series, it is a 16 channel NVR system. Table 1 shows you spec comparison between LaView and Hikvision 16 channel NVR system.

The main difference is the capability of the NVR system to support high resolution camera. Laview can support up to 6MP resolution camera system while Hikvision can support twice as high resolution as LaView.

With higher resolution up to 12MP, Hikvision can support high end IP camera such as Hikvision DS-2CD4185F-IZ Indoor Dome Camera that can records up to 4K (8MP) resolution, ideal for businesses that demand high resolution image detail.

Other features are almost the same including built-in POE Switch, Gigabit Ethernet port, HD storage, and audio support. The other difference is lying on number of channel simultaneously for synchronous playback.

Table 1 spec comparison between LaView and Hikvision

 LaViewHikvision 7616NI
# channel16 channel with built in 16-por POE Switch16 channel with built in 16-por POE Switch
Resolution supportUp to 6MP recording resolutionUp to 12MP recording resolution
Built-in POE Switch16-port 100Mbps POE Switch16-port 100Mbps POE Switch
Ethernet Port1x Gigabit Ethernet port1x Gigabit Ethernet port
Storage2x SATA interfaces up to 6TB HDD2x SATA interfaces up to 6TB HDD
Synchronous playback16 channel synchronous playback8 channel synchronous playback
USB Ports3x USB 2.0 ports1x USB 2.0 port (front panel)

1x USB 3.0 port (rear panel)

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LaView LV-N9916C6E 16 channel surveillance system is ideal for small to medium businesses that demand high resolution image detail camera system. It’s a plug and play system with built-in 16-port POE switch. To support higher resolution camera up to 12MP you may consider Hikvision 7616.

See also Lorex vs GW Security 32 channel DVR / NVR system.

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