BlackVue DR380G Digital Video Recorder (DVR) is ideal for couriers, hauliers, taxis, fleet vehicles and independent drivers. It records at a resolution of 1280 x 720 at a maximum or 30 frames per second with a camera lens that is 2.0 a pixels CMOS sensor and records a 98 degree angle of the road ahead so you record the full scope of the incidents in the road ahead.
The DR380G has an AV output for playback on a monitor. You can see your exact location on a Google map. Playback can be done at speeds 0.1 to 2.0x. The BlackVue also records sound using a built-in microphone. There is also parking mode that detects motion and vibration to start recording events.
BlackVue DR380G HD has been discontinued.
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The BlackVue DR380G is a compact, discrete in-car camera system that is GPS enabled and will record at a resolution of 1280 x 720 at a maximum of 30 frames per second. Video conversion is to AVI format. The in-car camera will also record your GPS speed. This video can then be used as evidence of events along your journey such as incidents for insurance purposes.
If you are looking to buy an in car system that records in 1080p Full HD we recommend the BlackVue DR500GW HD.
The BlackVue records using a 98 degree lens that will capture a wide angle of the road ahead. The camera rotates 360 degress allowing you to get the perfect view of the road. The micro SD card included with the BlackVue DR380G is 8GB.
The DR380G has an AV out to connect the BlackVue to a monitor for playback. There is a built in google map which will display your journey on the road and you can find your exact location on the Google map. Playback speed is adjustable between 0.1 and 2.0x.
The DR380G will record sound using its built in microphone and shows an LED when recording is in progress. The BlackVue DR380G will permanently record on a continuous loop. It also has a parking mode that will record when your vehicle is parked using a 3 axis G-Sensor that detects motion and records only when motion or vibration is detected saving recording time for when it matters. You can also use this sensor to record whilst driving to record only when vibration is detected such as in a collision.
This BlackVue is also compatible with both PC and Mac computers using the supplied software.
There is a quick release mounting bracket that can easily be located on the windscreen with the help of the supplied sticky pad.
BlackVue DR380G HD FAQs
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BlackVue DR380G HD Features
‣Records at resolution of 1280 x 720 at maximum a of 30fps
‣Camera rotates 360 degrees
‣Motion Detection in Parking Mode
‣Built-in High-Performance GPS
‣Stylish and Compact Design
‣Includes 8 GB micro SD card
‣1 Year manufacturers guarantee
BlackVue DR380G HD Installation
There is a windscreen mounting bracket provided. The most common place to mount this device is behind the rear view mirror.
Additionally, if you'd like to hardwire the BlackVue DR380G HD dash cam into your vehicles battery, you can do so by purchasing the BlackVue Power Magic Pro electric power controller (which is sold separately). The Power Magic Pro will operate in cars, vans and other commercial vehicles with a battery power supply of either 12 volts or 24 volts. In addition, once installed the hardwire power kit enables your BlackVue dashboard camera to continue to operate even when your vehicles ignition is switched off.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
‣BlackVue DR380G HD drive recorder
‣Integrated GPS receiver
‣Quick release windscreen mount
‣12/24v power connector on extended lead
‣BlackVue Software CD
‣English instruction manual
‣8 GB micro SD card with adaptor
‣Micro to USB key ring Adaptor
‣Cable tidy kit
BlackVue DR380G HD Technical Specification
‣Technology: GPS and 2.0 pixels CMOS camera sensor
‣Resolution: (1920x1080) @ 30fps
‣Angle of view: 120 degree (diagonal), 98 degree (horizontal) and 55 degree (vertical)
‣Video compression: AVI format
‣Video out: Yes
‣Frame Rate: 30, 25, 20, 15, 10 frames per second
‣SD card: 16 GB micro SD card
‣Audio: Speaker and Microphone built-in
‣Mains power: DC 12V-24V
‣Battery: Rechargeable 130mA
‣Dimensions: 101.4mm x 32.0mm
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Page updated: 9th June 2016