dvr recorders

We’ve got the perfect dvr recorders for you! In this post, we will list our favorite items with a price under $500. All of them are from top brands and updated regularly to keep up-to-date on what’s new in technology as well as give consumers accurate information about prices across different markets around the world wide web.

We hope that this list of the top 15 dvr recorders will help you to find your perfect model. Let us start with a quick review, before diving into our full report!

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Top 15 List of dvr recorders is given below

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Bestseller No. 1
Fire TV Recast, over-the-air DVR, 500 GB, 75 hours, DVR for cord cutters
  • Fire TV Recast is a DVR that lets you watch and record over-the-air TV at home with Fire TV or Echo Show, or on-the-go with a compatible mobile device—with no monthly fees.
  • Enjoy live sports, local news, late night shows, and other can’t miss TV from channels available through an HD antenna (sold separately).
  • Record up to 2 shows at once. Plus, store up to 75 hours of HD programming.
  • With a compatible Alexa-enabled device, use your voice to search for shows, control the channel guide, and manage recordings.
  • Enjoy your favorite entertainment anywhere—reliably stream your live and recorded shows in HD from Fire TV Recast to your compatible devices.
SaleBestseller No. 2
Lorex D861A63B 16 Channel 4K Ultra HD 3TB Hard Drive Security System DVR with Smart Motion Detection and Smart Home Voice Control, Panic Buton, Smart Search, Black
  • 4K Ultra HD Lorex DVR: 3TB Preinstalled HDD, 16 Channel, Maximum capacity 8TB. Record and view video up to 4K (8MP) Ultra HD resolution. Digitally zoom in up to 8x on distant objects for better clarity. Capable of recording up to 4K (8MP) resolution on all cameras.
  • Smart Motion: Reduce unnecessary alerts and false alarms with Smart Motion Detection. Receive notifications when a person, vehicle or a person's face is detected on your property from the Lorex Home app. Use Smart Search to filter motion events for reviewing footage quickly and easily. A panic button is located on the recorder to activate deterrence features on compatible cameras.
  • Smart Home: Quickly access your live footage with simple voice commands (compatible Alexa and Google). Control your Deterrence cameras features with your voice (compatible with Google Assistant only). View live or recorded video directly on your smartphone or TV with smart home compatibility (Compatible with Apple TV and Chromecast).
  • Includes: Includes DVR, HDMI cable, power adapter, ethernet cable, usb mouse, and manual.
  • Compatibility: C241XC-E, C831CD, LW4211B, LW2287, LW2297, C241DA-E, C581CB, C581CD, C841CA, C861CF, C861CH, C861MB, C861XC-2, C881DA, C882DA, LAB243, LBV1511, LBV1521B, LBV2521, LBV2531, LBV2561U, LBV2711(S), LBV2723, LBV4711, LBV8531B, LBV8541XB, LBV8721AB, LEV2750AB, LEV4712, LEV8532B, LZV2722, LZV2925, C881DAB, and C883DA Cameras and AY41TR Sensor Hub.
Bestseller No. 3
ANNKE 16CH 1080P Lite Hybrid 5-in-1(TVI/AHD/CVI/CVBS/IPC ) CCTV DVR with 2 TB Hard Drive, H.265+ Security 16 Channel Surveillance DVR Recorder, Easy Remote Access, Motion Detection & Emile Alerts
  • 【5-in-1 Hybrid DVR】The expandable hybrid digital video recorder, combing the features of DVR/NVR/HVR, supports up to 16 pcs TVI, AHD, CVI, CVBS & extra 2 IP cameras. So, you have full-range security camera choices for your property.It is highly recommended that this DVR works with ANNKE wired cameras to to achieve optimal performance.
  • 【Security-Grade 2 TB HDD & H.265+ Coding】 The security-grade 2 TB HDD is designed to meet high workload demands of surveillance monitoring and minimizes the ambient noise & vibrations. H.265+ coding offers longer record time, saving up to 50% of storage space than H.265 systems.
  • 【Customized Motion Detection Alerts】You can always customize motion detection through this digital video recorder with specific motion zones. The DVR will push instant app pushes & email alerts with snapshots only when motion events happen in the customized areas.
  • 【Remote Access with All Devices & Browsers】Link the DVR to a router and download ANNKE Vision App to control the DVR remotely. Access the DVR via 3G/4G/5G or WiFi with your smartphones, tablets, computers and browsers (Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Safari, etc.).
  • 【All-Around Protection】UL, CE, FCC, HDMI certified; Secured by 128-bit AES, HTTPS, private protocols & conformant to GDPR, ANNKE App is extremely hackproof.
Bestseller No. 4
ANNKE 8 Channel 5MP Lite Security DVR Recorder and 1TB Hard Drive, H.265+ Hybrid 5-in-1 Surveillance DVR with Human & Vehicle Detection, Supports 8CH Analog and 2 IP Cameras for 24/7 Home CCTV
  • 5-in-1 Hybrid DVR – The expandable hybrid digital video recorder, by combing the features of DVR/NVR/HVR, supports up to 8 pcs 5MP TVI/4MP AHD/4MP CVI/CVBS & extra 2 6MP IP cameras. So, you have full-range security camera choices for your property. It is highly recommended that this DVR works with ANNKE wired cameras to to achieve optimal performance.
  • Security-Grade 1 TB HDD & H.265+ Video Format – H.265+ coding offers longer recording time with existing network and storage space, saving up to 80% of storage space than H.264 DVR. Just enjoy faster and smoother streaming without worrying latency or straining the bandwidth.
  • Innovative Human & Vehicle Detection – By setting up the human & vehicle detection, you will get motion detection alerts only when people and vehicles are in the frame. Minimizing unwanted alerts triggered by bugs, animals, leaves and so on.
  • Remote Access with All Devices & Browsers – Link the DVR to a router and download ANNKE Vision App to control the DVR remotely. Access the DVR via 3G/4G/5G or WiFi with your smartphones, tablets, computers and browsers (Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Safari, etc.)
  • Experience Full-featured Home Security – All-Around quality certifications DVRs, GDPR conformed ANNKE App, unique activation password & 2-factor verification code, HTTPS the protocol, bank-level data encryptions, customized DVR settings. ANNKE surveillance DVR records and encrypts everything on the built-in 1TB hard drive.
Bestseller No. 5
TIGERSECU Super HD 1080P 16-Channel Hybrid 4-in-1 DVR Security Recorder with 2TB Hard Drive, for 2MP TVI/5MP TVI/AHD/CVI/Analog Cameras (Cameras Not Included)
  • TIGERSECU's Super HD hybrid security DVR is a full featured hybrid digital video recording system designed for use with 2MP (1080p) and 5MP (1920p) HD TVI, AHD, CVI, and analog security cameras. For optimal performance, use this TIGERSECU DVR with TIGERSECU security cameras.
  • Remotely access and play surveillance footage and control the security DVR with no contract or monthly fees with TIGERSECU's HD Viewer. For optimal performance, 1 Mbps network upload speed is recommended for each 1080P camera. Bitrate settings can be adjusted in the DVR to accommodate slower network speeds. Mobile app requires iOS 9.3 or later and Android 9 or later. Compatible with iPhone and iPad.
  • Features a unique heat sink fan technology that enables the DVR to self-cool and prevent overheating, which means no fan noise and a quieter system. 4 channels of audio recording in addition to 16 channels of video recording. Supports 3 monitor connections through HD-port/VGA/CVBS ports.
  • Pre-installed with a new 2TB surveillance hard disk drive for 5+ days of continuous local recording at the highest resolution. Option to replace internal hard drive with up to two hard disk drives of 16TB each. Motion detection options allow you to record only when motion is detected to save hard drive space.
  • This set includes one 16 channel CCTV security DVR with pre-installed 2TB surveillance hard drive, one 12V 5A 100V-240V power supply, remote control, and USB mouse (cameras sold separately). TIGERSECU security DVR systems are backed by Lifetime Support and 2-year warranty provided by TIGERSECU.
Bestseller No. 6
Swann 4580 DVR16-4580 16 Channel Digital Video Recorder, 1TB, HDMI, VGA, Remote Access, Works Will Select Swann Cameras Only, See Details
  • Works with Select Swann Cameras, please refer to Swann compatibility chart or ask, I can find out for you
  • 16 Channels (Supports up to 16 Cameras)
  • HDMI, and VGA Outputs
  • Built in 1TB hard drive, expandable to 4TB
Bestseller No. 7
Silicondust HDHomeRun Scribe 4K OTA DVR Recorder (HDVR-4K-1TB)
  • Watch and record TV on multiple devices simultaneously throughout your home with our Multi room Multi user network tuner solution
  • ATSC 1.0 content is compatible with XBoxOne AppleTV iPhone iPad Win10/11 Mac Android FireTV Roku and LG devices
  • ATSC 3.0 content is compatible with XBoxOne AppleTV iPhone iPad Win10/11 Mac most-Android most-FireTV and 2019+LG devices
  • 1TB hard drive built in for recording TV, 4 tuners (2 ATSC 3.0, all 4 ATSC 1.0).
  • Free first year of TV guide data included
Bestseller No. 8
SANNCE 8-Channel 1080P Lite Wired Home Surveillance Security Camera System DVR Recorder with 1TB Hard Disk Drive, Standalone DVR Video Recorder CCTV Supports 5-in-1 CVBS/AHD/TVI/CVI/IP
  • 【Clear and Crisp 1080P Lite Recording】 View your world in 1080P Lite hd resolution. This easy to install Security DVR boasts 1080P Lite recording capabilities producing outstanding high definition images that bring everything back to life.
  • 【CVBS /AHD/TVI/CVI/IP 5-in-1 Surveillance DVR】 You can freely enjoy three connection modes with this one multi-function digital video recorder. Analog, AHD, TVI as well as HD IP cameras are all connectable to it providing you the chance to take full advantage of your old cameras.
  • 【Easy Remote Access CCTV System】Get a smartphone, table or computer and get real-time monitoring of your home and office no matter where you are. With the free and easy-to-use app, remote monitoring can be as easy as ABC.
  • 【Motion Activated Email Notification】 While working with cameras, every unexpected movements that thrown into the cameras’ eye will be detected and recorded. At the same time, you’ll get timely notified by email on your smart devices.
  • 【Full HD VGA and HDMI Outputs】 SANNCE 8CH DVR provide HDMI and VGA full HD outputs. Get a TV or HD monitor and stream live video to it. High quality video is guaranteed whether you’re playing back or live viewing.
Bestseller No. 9
ANNKE 5MP Lite 16 Channel Security Video Recorder with 2TB Hard Drive, H.265+ 5-in-1 Hybrid DVR, Supports 16CH Analog and 2 IP Cameras for Home Business Surveillance, Remote Viewing, Motion Detection
  • 5-in-1 Hybrid DVR – The expandable hybrid digital video recorder, by combing the features of DVR/NVR/HVR, supports up to 16 pcs 5MP TVI/4MP AHD/4MP CVI/CVBS & extra 2pcs 6MP IP cameras. So, you have full-range security camera choices for your property. It is highly recommended that this DVR works with ANNKE wired cameras to to achieve optimal performance.
  • Security-Grade 2 TB HDD & H.265+ Coding – The security-grade 2 TB HDD is designed to meet high workload demands of surveillance monitoring and minimizes the ambient noise & vibrations. H.265+ coding offers longer record time, saving up to 80% of storage space than H.264 systems.
  • Customized Motion Detection Alerts – You can always customize motion detection through this digital video recorder with specific motion zones. The DVR will push instant app pushes & email alerts with snapshots only when motion events happen in the customized areas.
  • Remote Access with All Devices & Browsers – Link the DVR to a router and download ANNKE Vision App to control the DVR remotely. Access the DVR via 3G/4G/5G or WiFi with your smartphones, tablets, computers and browsers (Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Safari, etc.).
  • Experience Full-featured Home Security – All-Around quality certifications DVRs, GDPR conformed ANNKE App, unique activation password & 2-factor verification code, HTTPS the protocol, bank-level data encryptions, customized DVR settings. Everything is encrypted within your account. (ANNKE surveillance DVR records and encrypts everything on the built-in 2TB hard drive)
SaleBestseller No. 10
Tablo Quad Over-The-Air [OTA] Digital Video Recorder [DVR] for Cord Cutters - with WiFi, Live TV Streaming, Black
  • Cancel cable, keep the DVR: Watch, pause, and record up to four live over-the-air (OTA) TV channels at once (USB Hard Drive required, sold separately). Browse upcoming shows, schedule and manage recordings. Skip commercials, fast-forward and rewind recordings.
  • Whole-home networked DVR: Tablo has no HDMI connection. It connects to your router instead of your TV to let you browse, record, and stream live antenna TV to any device, anytime, anywhere. (Out-of-home streaming requires an active Table Guide data subscription, optional, sold separately)
  • Dual-band AC Wi-Fi included: The only OTA DVR with Wi-Fi, Tablo lets you position the DVR and TV antenna for the best ota TV signal reception. (TV antenna required, sold separately)
  • Enjoy your favorite network TV channels via Tablo apps on your iOS and Android mobile devices, computers, Smart TVs (Running Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku TV Operating Systems), streaming media and gaming devices, incl. Roku, Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, and NVIDIA Shield TV.
  • All basic live TV recording and playback functions are supported without a subscription.
Bestseller No. 11
Evertech 32 Channel H.265 DVR Recorder 4-in1 HD for TVI AHD CVI and Analog Cameras and Security Surveillance Systems with 4TB Hard Drive Memory
  • Perfect for your Home, Office, Shop, Business, Restaurant, any indoor and outdoor surveillance applications. 32 Channel DVR which supports HD-TVI, CVI, AHD and Analog Cameras. NOT Compatible with SDI, 3mp, 4mp, 5mp Security Cameras. Please make sure before placing an order, that this device is compatible with your security cameras.
  • Real-time surveillance: HD video viewing and recording. Multichannel playback function as well as searching and downloading.
  • 4TB Pre-Installed Hard Drive enables DVR to record 24/7, although device supports the following recording modes: Continuous / Manual / Motion / Schedule.
  • View and Record in Widescreen with Remote Viewing on iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. Setting up is so easy! Simply download the smartphone App and scan the QR code
  • Motion detection & Email alert function: by customizing settings you can use this function to receive email alert when there is an unexpected motion detected. USB Backup. you can transfer video files to back-up media via USB port.
Bestseller No. 13
ZOSI H.265+ 5MP Lite 8 Channel Hybrid 4-in-1 HD TVI CCTV DVR, 8CH 1080P Surveillance Video Recorders with Hard Drive 1TB for Home Security Camera System,Mobile Remote Access,Motion Detection
  • 【H.265+ 8CH 5MP Lite HD-TVI DVR with 1TB Security Grade Hard Drive】--With the H.265 technology, which could double the data compression ratio, keep the high quality video even with low bit-rate, it allows you to maximize storage space and enjoy ultra-long recording. Support ultra-long continuous recording and backup by USB. Dvr can be set to automatically overwrite the oldest internally stored footage or you can transfer those video files by USB to a memory stick or external hard Drive.
  • 【Compatible with 720P, 1080P, 5MP Security Cameras System 】This 8 Channel 4-in-1 DVR which supports analog, HD-TVI, CVI, AHD camera. It provides you the flexibility to add 8pcs 720P, 1080P, 3MP(12.5fps), 4MP(12.5fps), 5MP(12.5fps) CCTV Security Cameras
  • 【Privacy Protection and Mobile Viewing】 You can block out select areas on each camera. This is to grant privacy in situations. People can not view of certain areas or activities. You can remote access simultaneously at anytime, anywhere with Wi-Fi/ 2G/ 3G/ 4G on smart Phone, Tablet, and PC. You’ll never miss out on a moment with remote and local playback, no matter where you are
  • 【Advanced Motion Detection & Instant alerts】You can customize a specific motion detection zone in each camera to minimize false alerts. Smart Instant notifications and email alerts will be pushed to your phone when the camera detects the motion.
  • 【Customize Each Camera with Different Record Modes】 Our ZOSI DVR offers 4 kinds recording modes to meet your needs: Record footage continuously; Record during scheduled times; Only record when detect motion; Recycle record. You can customize each camera with different recording modes, and download the recording files for the USB backup.
SaleBestseller No. 14
ZOSI H.265+ 8CH 5MP Lite 4-in-1 Surveillance DVR Recorders with Hard Drive 2TB for HD-TVI, CVI, CVBS, AHD 960H/720P/1080P/5MP CCTV Security Cameras System, Motion Detection, Remote Viewing,Alert Push
  • 【H. 265/H.265+ 8CH 5MP Lite HD-TVI DVR with 2TB Security Grade Hard Drive】--With the H.265 technology, which could double the data compression ratio, keep the high quality video even with low bit-rate, it allows you to maximize storage space and enjoy ultra-long recording.Support ultra-long continuous recording and backup by USB. Dvr can be set to automatically overwrite the oldest internally stored footage or you can transfer those video files by USB to a memory stick or external hard Drive.
  • 【Compatible with 720P,1080P ,5MP Security Cameras System 】This 8 Channel 4-in-1 DVR which supports analog, HD-TVI, CVI, AHD camera. It provides you the flexibility to add 8pcs 720P, 1080P, 3MP(12.5fps), 4MP(12.5fps), 5MP(12.5fps) CCTV Security Cameras
  • 【Privacy Protection and Mobile Viewing】 You can block out select areas on each camera. This is to grant privacy in situations. People can not view of certain areas or activities. You can remote access simultaneously at any time, anywhere with Wi-Fi/ 2G/ 3G/ 4G on smart Phone, Tablet, and PC. You’ll never miss out on a moment with remote and local playback, no matter where you are
  • 【Advanced Motion Detection & Instant alerts】You can customize a specific motion detection zone in each camera to minimize false alerts. Smart Instant notifications and email alerts will be pushed to your phone when the camera detects the motion.
  • 【Customize Each Camera with Different Record Modes】 Our ZOSI DVR offers 4 kinds recording modes to meet your needs: Record footage continuously; Record during scheduled times; Only record when detect motion; Recycle record. You can customize each camera with different recording modes, and download the recording files for the USB backup.
Bestseller No. 15
101AV 16CH Security System Hybrid HD H.265/H.264 5in1 DVR/NVR, HD-TVI/CVI/AHD/IP, 4TB HDD, 1080P HDMI/VGA Video Out, Phone APPs for Home & Office, Work w/ 5MP Lite Analog & 8MP Lite IP Camera (no PoE)
  • a. 16CH HD DVR/NVR w/ 4TB HDD. Combination of 24 total Analog + IP cameras; Supports 16 Analog + 8 IP cameras, 15 Analog + 9 IP ... or 8 Analog + 16 IP cameras by IP Address. Triplex: Live / Playback, Record, Network. Standard H.265/H.264 Video Compression with low bit rate and better image quality. Support 1 x SATA HDDs (Each HDD can up to 8TB). Exceptionally strong password and anti-hacking protocols to increase privacy and security. Snapshot, and Email notifications for real time protection.
  • b. Pre-Alarm Recording and Motion Detection. Motion activated full screen alarm call up protection with optional audible warning. Dual-stream: network video and local recording. CMS remote monitoring software on PC. Up to 1080P HDMI and VGA Video Output Resolution. USB Backup and USB Mouse.
  • c. Multiple video formats input including Full HD/TVI/CVI/AHD, SD/960H/composite video, and IP/network to work with various existing and new HD surveillance system. Full HD picture quality for solid day & night surveillance applications. TVI & AHD up to 5MP, CVI up to 1080P, and IP camera up to 8MP resolution. Multiple Video Out connectors for extra viewing needs including: HDMI/VGA/IP network video monitoring. DVR is compatible with all ONVIF compliant IP cameras.
  • d. User friendly setup instructions including QIG (Quick Installation Guide) for PC based VMS/CMS integration. Cloud based cell phone APPs for both Android and iPhone without confusing port forwarding, and real time Snapshot alarm notification. There are options to show 1, 4, 8, and 16 cameras simultaneously on both the mobile APP on cell phone and also the Central Monitoring Software (CMS) on PC.
  • e. Recording Resolution: 5MP Lite@6fps, 4MP Lite@8fps, 1080P Lite (960x1080)@15fps, and 720P@15FPS, US Local Support (Office Hour 8:00AM - 5:30PM, Mon to Fri, Pacific time). We are the sole distributor of 101 AV Inc products. There are no authorized 3rd party resellers of our products.

If you’re looking for top-quality dvr recorders to help you with your product, we have the perfect solution for you. We update our list of products regularly so that it features only what matters most and is tailored towards meeting your individual requirements.

We’ve compiled a list of the top 15 dvr recorders after doing extensive research providing real facts and details about each product. We also consider how they represent value for money in our reviews so that you can get your hands on an amazing deal! If there is anything else we could help with or learn more about feel free to contact us right away – no question too big nor small.”

There are many types of dvr recorders chosen from, so it can be difficult to know which one is right for you. However, we’ve put together a list with our top 15 recommendations! If there’s something specific in mind or just want help deciding between styles then read on below:  


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