The DW mobile viewer for Android Smart Phones and Tablets is a free app that allows users to connect, view, playback, and search Digital Watchdog’s video surveillance solutions anywhere, anytime.
    The new remote viewer with a user-friendly Graphic User Interface allows remote control of Digital Watchdog’s popular security products, including VMAX, VMAX480, VMAXFlex, VMAX D1, VMAX960H, VMAX960H Flex, VMAX 960H Core, and VMAXIPNVRs.
    It also allows users to view up to 16 channels simultaneously in live or playback, capture immediate still images, and control PTZ cameras.
    New features include live video, search and playback, PTZ control, audio and microphone control, snapshot images and screens’ order reorganization.

    Control your entire security system with the single touch of a finger.

    To download the app, search ‘Digital Watchdog’ in the Google Play Market, or go to our website’s support tab, at

    Models Supported:
    • VMAX
    • VMAX480
    • VMAXFlex
    • VMAXCore
    • VMAXIP

    Features (limited depending on model):
    1. View Live and Playback video
    2. Watch 1, 4, 6, 9, 16 camera channels simultaneously, in full screen and wide mode
    3. Reorganize the screens’ order for supreme convenience and easy control
    4. Search video recordings by date & time with Rewind & Fast-Forward features (on supporting models)
    5. Audio Communication with someone on site (on supporting models)
    6. Control PTZ cameras and Preset Function (on supporting models)
    7. Multiple-Site Management
    8. Capture snapshots and store them locally on your Android device
    9. Help menu for on-the-go assistance with setup & configuration
    10. Fast operation
    11. Instantaneous access to Digital Watchdog’s supported DVRs from anywhere in the world using either Wi-Fi or 3G connections.
    12. User-friendly, easy to operate
    13. Intuitive GUI for easy setup and control

    Digital Watchdog’s Remote Surveillance App supports smart phones and tablets running the following Android operating system or higher: Android Froyo (Ver 2.2) or higher.

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    by nrdixie

    Jul 10, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Just like everyone else says. Doesn't work. Works fine if I'm in the building on the wifi only. Useless from home where this app is only needed.

    ElectroPals LLC

    by ElectroPals LLC

    Jul 04, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Doesn't work

    Kevin Kilgore

    by Kevin Kilgore

    May 16, 2017  |  "Poor"

    I can not use the app on 3g or 4g, i can only use it when I'm connected to WiFi. Ot sucks when you cant check your cameras away from home. Will this be fix soon.... Please reply back

    Barbara Hill

    by Barbara Hill

    May 11, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Worked at first and then stopped. Alarm tech can't even get it to work.

    Blair Bachman

    by Blair Bachman

    May 01, 2017  |  "OK"

    No longer works after updating to Nougat

    EJ Rabenda

    by EJ Rabenda

    Mar 23, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Lots of difficulty connecting