New Brochure Online: Cost-Effective Wi-Fi Temperature Screening Terminal, Perfect for Small Businesses

February 8, 2021

Hikvision HikWire blog article New Brochure Online: Cost-Effective Wi-Fi Temperature Screening Terminal, Perfect for Small Businesses

Join the Webinar on Friday, Feb. 12 about the Economical Temperature Screening Terminal


We’ve added a new brochure to our website that overviews the latest Hikvision solution for small businesses. The brochure covers our Wi-Fi Temperature Screening Terminal DS-K1T341BMWI-T, a budget-friendly, touchless access control device integrated with thermographic temperature screening and mask detection. The new brochure can be downloaded at this link.

Join our free webinar this Friday, Feb. 12 at 1 p.m. EST /10 a.m. PST, “Economical Temperature Screening Terminal,” to learn more about this product. Register at this link.

The cost-effective temperature screening terminal is a good fit for small organizations such as restaurants, markets and grocers, coffee shops, gyms and boutiques. The terminal uses a Wi-Fi connection and power outlet to provide easy installation and enable flexible placement.

The economical screening terminal has several added benefits:

  • Mitigates Risk: Screen for elevated skin-temperature before an employee or visitor enters the building.
  • Improves Morale: Facilitates a safer environment for employees and visitors.
  • Lowers Costs: Easy automated operation improves efficiency.

The terminal also features:

  • Rapid temperature screening results in 0.2 seconds per person
  • Access control integration with built-in Mifare card reading module and up to 100,000 event capacity
  • Face mask detection feature with an audible alert if individual is not wearing a mask

Download your copy of the Wi-Fi Temperature Screening Terminal flyer at this link.

IMPORTANT! This model requires non-standard firmware. Do Not Install standard firmware (e.g. v.4.1.xx) on this model. Doing so will permanently damage your system. You must use custom firmware v.4.1.25 from the iDS-9632NXI-I8/16S product page.

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The I-series NVR (such as the DS-7716NI-I4) is one of Hikvision's most popular and feature-rich recorders. As such, many firmware revisions have been introduced over the years to continually ensure the product is compatible with the newest technology available. Due to the many revisions, we recommend that the user closely follows the instructions below in order to reduce the amount of time spent as well as the chance of failure.


Database Optimization and Repair

As more affordable IP cameras are introduced over time with greater video resolution and data sizes, more efficient database management also becomes necessary. The introduction of firmware v4.0 brought about a new database architecture in order to be futureproof.


After upgrading to v4.X, the recorder database will need to be converted and optimized. If you are experiencing issues where playback is expected but not found, make sure "Database Repair" is performed as indicated in the procedures and scenarios below.


Preparing the Upgrade

Before proceeding with upgrade, it is recommended that NVR configuration file is exported from the NVR over the network or on to a local USB drive.


Upgrading from v3.4.92 build 170518 or Older

  1. All recorders must reach v3.4.92 before proceeding further. Upgrading from versions before v3.4.92 directly to any version of v4.X will likely cause the recorder to fail.
  2. If the recorder is already at v3.4.92, a full factory default is highly recommended before upgrading to any version of v4.X. There is a high chance of unit failure (requiring RMA) if the unit is not defaulted before upgrade.
  3. After reaching v3.4.92 and performing a full factory default, an upgrade directly to v4.50.00 is acceptable.
  4. After the upgrade is completed and the recorder is reprogrammed, it may be beneficial to perform a Database Repair. For details, refer to the section "Database Optimization and Repair" above.
  5. To verify repair progress, you may refer to the HDD status, or search the recorder log for repair started and stopped entries. Note that while the HDD is repairing, new recordings are still being made, but some existing recordings may not be searchable until repair is complete.
  6. If you continue to observe playback issues after database repair, ensure there are no power, network, or motion detection issues. Should the problem persist, contact technical support.


Upgrading from Any v4.X Build to v4.50.00.

  1. Any v4.X build can be upgraded directly to v4.50.00.
  2. Export configuration is highly recommended before performing the upgrade.
  3. If upgrading from any v4.X version that was not v4.22.005, a Database Repair is recommended. Refer to Step 4 and onwards in the previous section.



Downgrading is not recommended. Due to new features and parameters constantly being added, downgrading may cause the NVR to factory default itself or require a manual default to operate properly.

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