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Dash Cam

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by Specalt, Nov 14, 2012.

  1. Nov 18, 2012 at 11:25 AM
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    jtav2002

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    Here's a short video clip. As you can see a couple time the video goes nuts. Seems to do this at least once every clip. Need to play with it some more, but right now I can't say I'd really recommend this.

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  2. Nov 18, 2012 at 8:49 PM
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  3. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:01 AM
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    This is great thanks for posting.
     
  4. Nov 19, 2012 at 7:16 AM
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    Ouch... looks like an exchange may be in order... or just a refund.
     
  5. Nov 19, 2012 at 3:16 PM
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    Here's another sample leaving work today. Timestamp is ahead an hour. I could live with the occasional jumpy video if the thing would actually keep recording. Now matter what I've tried so far, it won't just continually record. It will stop after a minute or 2 and only sporadically start recording another clip. My drive home is about 10 minutes and this minute or so clip is all that it recorded.

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  6. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:03 PM
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  7. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:28 PM
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    Definitely thinking about returning it. I definitely like the price of yours I just don't like that it looks substantially larger, about the size of the radar detector. We'll see.

    Final verdict: don't buy this crap. Unless you want to buy mine from me lol.
     
  8. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:39 PM
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    It's picking up a lot of electrical noise, the audio is pretty bad.. Maybe contributing to the video quality..
     
  9. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:47 PM
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  10. Nov 19, 2012 at 6:57 PM
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    Who knows. Reading more of the reviews on this seems a few others have that sound issue a long with my issue of it not really loop recording. Others complain there is a setting that always default back to on that ends up write protecting the files so they don't get recorded over so memory cards fill up fast. The user manual is useless too and it's obvious it was written by a Chinese person with bad English lol.


    How do these mount?
     
  11. Nov 19, 2012 at 7:34 PM
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    In the case of the OP, what would be the chances of you having pointing a camera to the rear and correct side of the vehicle to "catch" the accident?
     
  12. Nov 19, 2012 at 7:57 PM
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    Well theoretically he could have one pointing out the back window too lol. For me personally I'm worried about the person running a red light or pulling out in front or the fucktards that they and scam you by backing into you saying that you rear ended them.
     
  13. Nov 19, 2012 at 8:10 PM
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    they have a ring with a flat mount surface to use double sided tape or rear view mirror glue or what have you
     
  14. Nov 20, 2012 at 6:08 AM
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    What system are you guys upgrading to?

    In my case she is saying I drifted out of my lane and hit her. A front mounted dash cam would show what lane I was in.
     
  15. Nov 20, 2012 at 7:12 AM
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  16. Nov 22, 2012 at 2:41 PM
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    So I've decided to return this piece of crap.
     
  17. Nov 22, 2012 at 3:01 PM
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  18. Nov 22, 2012 at 3:01 PM
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    I would to :thumbsup:
     
  19. Nov 22, 2012 at 3:09 PM
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    They save separate 15 min clips until full, then overwrites the oldest, I believe.
     
  20. Nov 22, 2012 at 3:38 PM
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    I think I might pick up Beeyelluh recomended, cant go to wrong with 20$ :p Thanks for the answer :D
     
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