Cobra 960 & Cobra Elite 960

Firmware version 15.1.010 - July 2016

This update brings the new web configuration interface, compatible with any web browser. You no longer need to install software to configure your DVR via the network. It also guards against loss of settings if the flash memory is wiped in an unplanned power outage. NOTE: If you use remote monitoring stations such as Immix Cloud, please use version 12 listed below as version 15 is not currently compatible.

Emergency Firmware Upgrade (Download)
Use this when the unit isn't starting up, or when instructed by a technician. To install, open the zip file, drag the 'EMERGENCY_FW_UPGRADE' folder across to your USB stick. This will return the unit to factory default settings. The contents of your USB stick should look like this:

Turn off the machine and insert the USB, then turn back on. The screen will advise what to do next. 

NOTE: This firmware can only be loaded by the method above.



Firmware version 12.1.017 - November 2015

Firmware 4ch
Firmware 8ch    
Firmware 16ch 

To flash the firmware via USB:

  • Download the file to a USB stick, insert into the DVR
  • Select Menu > Setup > System > Firmware > Upgrade
  • Select the file name and begin the upgrade



PDF Manual



VMS software for Windows (Version 336, updated 18/06/2019)
Default password for VMS is '1111111'. If upgrading from a previous version, run the installer twice (once to remove, again to reinstall).
VMS Manual

RMS software for Windows (Version 469, updated 18/06/2019)

Backup Player for Windows

SmartEyesPro for Android

SmartEyesPro for Apple

MacViewer for Mac OS X (Version 2.2.33, updated 09/09/16)

HDD Calculator for Windows


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