Blackjack CX 16-channel embedded PoE NVR powered by DW Spectrum 
  • Supports all ONVIF conformant IP cameras
  • Storage options 4-40TB internal storage
  • Record and manage up to 24 IP cameras with local PoE support for 16 channels
  • Record and manage single- and multi-sensor IP cameras of any resolution up to 80Mbps throughput
  • Intel® processor
  • 1xTrue HD, 1x DVI, 1 display output at a time
  • Dual network ports
  • 4 alarm inputs, 2 alarm outputs (Under development)
  • 1 audio input, 1 audio output, 1 microphone input
  • One-time recording license charge, fully transferable between cameras and encoders
  • One (1) 4-channel licenses included (DW-SPECTRUMLSC004)
  • No annual maintenance fees
  • Simple enterprise scalability and auto device discovery
  • Dual stream recording
  • USB mouse and keyboard included
  • DW-BJCXRM rack mount ears included with the recorder
  • Wall mount available. Sold separately
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Max throughput and IP camera support

This Blackjack® server can record and manage single-sensor and multi-sensor IP cameras of any resolution up to of 80Mbps throughput.

High power output per port

The Blackjack® CX™ PoE NVR delivers local power up to 15W simultaneous on all ports, giving customers significant versatility on camera choices and a simple plug-and-play setup.

Powered by DW Spectrum® IPVMS

Blackjack® CX™ recorders offer the full capabilities of DW Spectrum IPVMS without the hassle of wiring cameras to a power supply on an affordable stand-alone NVR.

Dual network cards

Optimize network bandwidth by utilizing dual network ports, to build a separate network for the surveillance system and keep that traffic off the main network, reserved for the NVR’s communication.

Designed and commissioned in the U.S.A

All DW recorders, workstations and NAS devices are designed, assembled and inspected in our California facility. Each product undergoes multiple levels of quality control to guarantee the highest quality and performance.


Compatible Recorders Blackjack NVRs (DW-BJ)
CPU Intel® Celeron processor
Display Modes Unlimited, Customizable, Sequence
Local Video Output Resolution 4096 x 2160
Local Video Outputs DVI-I, For initial configuration and server management, True HD, 1 display output at a time
Memory 8GB
PoE Type 802.3af support 16 ports x 10/100 PoE, per port (240W max PSE)
Video Compression H.264, H.265
OS on SSD m.2 SSD
Input channels 16 PoE channels, 24 Channels
Raw internal storage options 004TB  008TB  016TB  024TB  032TB  040TB  
RAID Options No RAID
Max HDD Bay 2 x SATA HDD
Maximum Storage 16TB (DW-BJCX16T-LX), 24TB (DW-BJCX24T-LX), 4TB (DW-BJCX4T-LX, DW-BJCX4T-LX), 8TB (DW-BJCX8T-LX), 32TB (DW-BJCX32T-LX), 40TB
Alarm in/out 2 alarm outputs
Audio in/out 1 input, 1 output
Performance features Digital Zoom in live and playback, PoE built-in
Playback Functions Calendar, Event search, Smart motion search, Thumbnail search, Timeline
PTZ control ONVIF
Recording Modes Continuous, Motion + low res always, Motion + Object, Motion + Object + Low res, Motion detection, Object + Low res, Object only
System Operation Graphical user interface (GUI), Remote via DW Spectrum IPVMS, USB mouse (included)
Backup Network backup via DW Spectrum IPVMS
Ethernet Ports 2x 1G Ethernet (RJ45)
Pre-loaded VMS software DW Spectrum® IPVMS
Network Remote Software Cross-platform - Windows®, Linux Ubuntu® and Mac®, DW Spectrum Mobile App
Maximum Power per Port Up to 15W
Power Consumption 410W
Power Requirements 110~240V A/C
Total PoE Power Budget 240W
Accessories Keyboard, Mouse
Included IP licenses 4
Operating Temperature and Humidity 10~90% RH, 32°F~104°F (0°C~40°C)
Recorder Dimensions (H X W X D) 1.75” (H) x 16.92” (W) x 13.7” (D) (44.5mm (H) x 430mm (W) x 348mm (D))
Recording Licenses (Optional. Sold Separately) Custom-ordered licenses are available by request.
DW-SPCP04LSC004 - Four (4) DW Spectrum® Analog Encoder IPVMS Licenses
DW-SPCP16LSC016 - Sixteen (16) DW Spectrum® Analog Encoder IPVMS Licenses
DW-SPECTRUMLSC001 - Single DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording License
DW-SPECTRUMLSC004 - Four (4) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
DW-SPECTRUMLSC010 - Ten (10) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
DW-SPECTRUMLSC020 - Twenty (20) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
DW-SPECTRUMLSC050 - Fifty (50) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
DW-SPECTRUMLSC100 - One hundred (100) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
DW-SPIOLSC001 - Single DW Spectrum® I/O Module IPVMS License
DW-SPVWALL1X2 - Single DW Spectrum® Video Wall IPVMS License
Lifetime upgrades are included with no annual renewal fees.
Serial ports RS232, RS485
USB interface Yes
Warranty 5 Year Limited Warranty
Certification CE  FCC  NDAA Compliance  ONVIF Conformant  TAA Compliance  
Form Factor Slim Desktop

Part Numbers

Model #*

Internal Storage 

DW-BJCX4T-LX 4TB internal storage
DW-BJCX8T-LX 8TB internal storage
DW-BJCX16T-LX 16TB internal storage
DW-BJCX24T-LX 24TB internal storage
DW-BJCX32T-LX 32TB internal storage
DW-BJCX40T-LX 40TB internal storage

Purchasing Options

DW Spectrum IPVMS Licensing Options

Part Number


Single DW Spectrum IPVMS License, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
Four (4) DW Spectrum IPVMS Licenses, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
Ten (10) DW Spectrum IPVMS Licenses, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
Twenty (20)  DW Spectrum IPVMS Licenses, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.required.
Fifty (50)  DW Spectrum IPVMS Licenses, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
One Hundred (100)  DW Spectrum IPVMS Licenses, No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
Single DW Spectrum IPVMS License - allows up to 4-channel or recording when used with DW-ENHD16,  No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
Single DW Spectrum IPVMS License - allows up to 16-channel or recording when used with DW-ENHD16,  No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.
DW-SPIOLSC001 IP I/O Module License - Supported devices IP I/O Modules are automatically discovered and can be used to trigger system events, actions, and alerts.
DW-SPVWALL1X2Single DW Spectrum IPVMS Video Wall License - 1 Operator, 2 Monitors,  No Annual Renewal, No Upgrade Required.


DW-BJCXRM (included with DW-BJCX)
19in rack mount ears
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Wall mount brackets
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Blackjack CX quick setup guide
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DW-BJCX datasheet - French
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DW-BJCX datasheet - Spanish
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Blackjack CX CAD drawing
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DW-BJCX datasheet
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Blackjack Brochure
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Title Type Release Notes Version Update Date Compatibility Size
DW Spectrum IPVMS Latest Software Ext. URL v5.1.3.38363 04/01/2024 N/A Download

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