Updated November 30, 2018 by Jeff Newburgh

The 10 Best 16 Channel DVRs

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This wiki has been updated 4 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Provide dependable security for a large home, place of business, or commercial property by investing in one of these 16-channel DVRs. Our selection includes powerful, easy-to-install systems, many of which come with companion cameras capable of activating upon detecting motion as well as displaying high-definition video to ensure you never miss any details. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best 16 channel dvr on Amazon.

10. Samsung Wisenet

9. Q-See QC9916-2

8. Tigersecu Super HD

7. Canavis Recorder

6. Smonet 4-in-1

5. Amcrest UltraHD

4. Lorex DV900 Series

3. Onwote Expandable

2. Zosi Hybrid

1. GW Security System

Editor's Notes

November 27, 2018:

Included the GW Security System for its high-quality video compression technology and large storage capacity. Added the Onwote Expandable due to its built-in microphone and the Lorex DV900 Series for its prerecording function. The Amcrest UltraHD provides dependable infrared night vision, while its mobile app facilitates simultaneous viewing of all its cameras using a mobile device. Also decided to include the Q-See QC9916-2 due to its ability to map locations for motion activated alerts.

Jeff Newburgh
Last updated on November 30, 2018 by Jeff Newburgh

Jeff is a dedicated writer and communications professional from San Francisco with a bachelor of arts in anthropology from UC Berkeley. He began his career in computer consulting and later branched out into customer service. Jeff focuses on making complex topics easy to understand. With over 10 years' experience in research, his relentless curiosity fuels a love of writing and learning how things work, and has helped to build expertise in categories such as heavy-duty power tools and computer equipment. Jeff's passion for animals affords him a strong understanding of pet products, including dog houses, beds, and grain-free foods. When he's not writing, he prefers spending time with his family and three dogs, while kicking back and relaxing with a nice glass of red wine.

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