HikVision has introduced iVMS-4500 App, a mobile phone surveillance application that supports different Hikvisison CCTV cameras. It is available for both iPhone and Android phones. The app not only supports Hikvision CCTV camera but also DVR, IP cameras, HD-TVI CCTV cameras, NVR, and others.
It is of great use for the users of the Hikvision product as it supports the full line of products that includes DS-7300/8100 series DVRs, DS-7000/8000 series DVRs, DS-9000/9100 series DVRs, DS-6000/6100 series digital video servers, along with network cameras and speed domes.
Before using it is best to learn about the key features of the app.
Key Features of the App
With its varied features, the iVMS-4500 is of great supports for its users. Different features that make it unique are:
- You can get to see real-time video preview and that too not one or two but up to 16 channels.
- In order to get PTZ control and camera movement just swipe, for zooming pinch in and out in the preview mode.
- You will get snapshot support.
- There is support for different preset configurations as well as activation. There is calibration for brightness too.
- It allows you to add, delete or modify device profiles. In real-time, you can manage up to 256 sets of devices.
- There is the facility of remote playback of CCTV camera recording.
With so many features that are useful, you must be looking forward to how to use it.
How To Setup iVMS-4500 App?
When you want to use the iVMS-4500 for your iOS or Android phone it is better to know it properly. This guide will help you with that.
Once the download is complete you must open the app by clicking on it.
Now you need to add that particular Hikvision CCTV camera or the NVR that is being used by you. For that, you will have to click on the menu button that is on the top left.
Under the menu, you need to click on Devices and then the “+” icon. Now, select ‘manual adding.’
This step is crucial as you will be adding your particular Hikvision camera is that a CCTV, IP or DVR to your iVMS-4500. You have to provide certain information like your user name and password and other information. Once you have completed filling the form click on the ‘save’ icon. Remember that you must provide all the correct information.
Now, it’s time to watch live videos, you have to click on ‘live view’ for that.
You will be viewing the live camera capture. If the pictures are not very sharp then you must follow the instructions to make them sharp.
In order to watch any remote playback record, you have to go to the menu icon again and click on “Remote Playback.”
If you follow the icons you will find that it is easy to use the iVMS-4500 app on any device.