Add to Cart
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.

Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
  • Lorex LH024501 Eco Blackbox 2 Series Security DVR with 960H Recording and Stratus Connectivity (Black)
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
  • To view this video download Flash Player

Lorex LH024501 Eco Blackbox 2 Series Security DVR with 960H Recording and Stratus Connectivity (Black)

by Lorex

Price: $349.95 & FREE Shipping. Details
Only 3 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
  • 4 Channels
  • 500GB HDD
  • 960H Resolution
  • Stratus Connectivity

Frequently Bought Together

Lorex LH024501 Eco Blackbox 2 Series Security DVR with 960H Recording and Stratus Connectivity (Black) + Lorex LBC7032F 700TVL 960H Weatherproof Night Vision Security Bullet Camera (White) + Lorex LDC7708B 700TVL 960H Weatherproof Dome Security Camera With Night Vision (White)
Price for all three: $492.89

Buy the selected items together

Read about our customers' top-rated security and surveillance products on our review page: Security and Surveillance

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 11.8 x 2 inches ; 3.3 pounds
  • Shipping Weight: 6.5 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S.
  • Item model number: LH024501
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: September 1, 2004

Product Description

From the Manufacturer

LH024501 Digital Video Surveillance Recorder

Watch over your world from anywhere in the world!

Keep in touch and stay connected with this 16 channel Edge3 surveillance solution. First in the market with the advanced 960H recording resolution, this system bridges the gap between standard and high definition video surveillance at an affordable price.

Watch over your world from anywhere in the world with the 4-channel ECO Blackbox2 DVR. This new and improved surveillance DVR boasts Lorex’s Stratus Connectivity – a groundbreaking cloud-based service for simple remote connectivity. View your footage in spectacular 960H resolution (a 34% increase from D1!) and enjoy sharper, non-stretched images. Record on a surveillance-grade hard drive designed for 24/7 operation. Enjoy the benefits of real-time recording (30 frames per second), which accurately depicts fast-paced movements. The DVR features an HDMI output for easy connection to HDTVs – HDMI cable included.

HDMI cable included

Key Benefits

Simple remote connectivity
arrow Stellar 960H viewing
arrow Real-time recording
arrow 500GB hard drive included
arrow Multitask with Pentaplex Operation
arrow Automatic firmware upgrades
arrow Ideal for home or business applications

Simple remote connectivity

The ECO BlackBox2 now boasts Stratus Connectivity – a simple cloud-based solution for on-the-go viewing. It only takes three simple steps to set up on your mobile device: all you have to do is download the free app, scan the DVR’s QR code and you’re set. Yes, it really is that simple. Thanks to Stratus, you can say goodbye to IP and router port forwarding issues. Supporting major smartphone platforms, including iPad®, iPhone® and Android™. PC and Mac remote viewing is also available through free dedicated software.

Simple remote connectivity

View on your smartphone
bullet iPhone app - download from the App Store! (Compatible with iOS 5.0 and above)
bullet Android app - download from Google Play Marketplace! (Compatible with Android 2.2 and above)
bullet Selectable single-channel viewing

bullet Motion activated email notification
bullet Sent to your computer or smartphone
bullet Network connection and FREE Lorex DDNS required

Stellar 960H viewing

This system offers 960H (960x480) resolution, a new standard for security cameras and DVRs that allows for high resolution images. It is a 34% increase from D1 resolution, providing you with sharper, non-stretched images that are also incredibly detailed. View your world in 960H resolution and make sure you don’t miss out on anything important.


Real-time recording

The BlackBox2 allows you to record all four cameras (sold separately) in real-time – at 960H resolution. You can record 30 frames per second, which is an even higher frame rate than the average Hollywood movie (typically 24fps). Real-time viewing and recording depicts fast-paced movements such as hand gestures and running – ideal for identifying intruders.

Back panel

500GB HDD included

500GB hard drive included

Your footage is stored safely and securely; the DVR comes with a pre-installed, 100% duty-cycle surveillance-grade hard drive designed for 24/7 operation.

Multitask with Pentaplex Operation

The BlackBox2 allows you to do multiple tasks at once. View, record, playback, back up and remotely control the system simultaneously thanks to Pentaplex Operation.

Automatic firmware upgrades

The DVR constantly checks for the latest firmware upgrades available. It makes sure your system is always up to date and ready to serve your needs. Make sure not to interrupt the upgrading process to ensure a successful update. Meanwhile, Advanced Daylight Saving mode and LOREX NTP (Network Time Protocol) – which syncs with the atomic clock – ensure accurate time stamps.

Ideal for Home or Business

Ideal for home or business applications

The ECO BlackBox2 is a perfect surveillance system for your home and/or business. Stratus Connectivity makes it easy for you to check in on a pet or make sure your business is running smoothly while you’re away. View your world in impeccable detail and take advantage of 960H resolution and real-time recording on all four channels. The DVR comes with a 500GB surveillance-grade hard drive designed to work around the clock. Monitoring your world has never been this straightforward!


1. Optimized when used with 960H compatible cameras. DVR is backwards compatible and supports different camera inputs: standard resolution and 960H.
2. Recording time may vary based on recording resolution & quality, lighting conditions and movement in the scene.
3. HDMI output (1920x1080) for high definition multi-channel live viewing only. High definition recording not supported, recording resolution is limited to a maximum of 960x480 per channel. Image quality and resolution is dependent on the type of camera connected to the DVR.
4. Requires a high speed internet connection and a router (not included). An upload speed of 1Mbps is recommended for the best video performance. Up to 3 devices may connect to the system at the same time.
† Smart Phone & Tablet Compatibility: iPad®, iPhone®, Android (version 2.2 & above). Mobile phone data plan is required (not included). For the latest compatibility list check www.lorextechnology.com as new models become available in the market.
* BlackBox is used solely as a marketing term and does not imply that the product can survive fire or extreme conditions. Use product in accordance with the instructions provided.

What's in the Box

  • 8 Channel DVR with 500GB HDD Pre-Installed
  • HDMI cable
  • Remote control
  • Power adapter
  • Mouse
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Software CD
  • Quick Start Guide

Product Description

Watch over your world from anywhere in the world delivering true peace of mind with the LH020 ECO Blackbox 2. Featuring Stratus Connectivity our innovative hassle-free cloud connection, allows you to quickly and easily remotely connect to your smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac. Download the free App, scan the QR code and start viewing your world securely online! Compatible with iOS and Android devices.

Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

By arnxandrew on June 24, 2014
Verified Purchase
Good quality recording setup is a bit clunky but nothing to bad
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Verified Purchase
Simple to setup & remotely view, stable system & I definitely recommend this Dvr for anyone who wants a truly plug & play Dvr / camera system

So far Lorex is the best priced & easiest setup w/full remote viewing capabilities for smart phone & pc I have seen (Im a commercial professional cctv installer for home & business)
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Customer Images