The Mio MiVue 698 Dual includes both a front dash cam and a rear dash cam. The front dash cam features a screen for instant playback of videos. The front dash cam records in Extreme HD at 1296 pixels (with H.264 technology) and the rear dash cam records at Full HD at 1080p at 30 frames per second. The lens on the front and back camera will offer great recording quality in low light conditions. The front is a F1.8 lens, and the rear is a F2.0 lens. There is a wide-viewing angle for recording the road of 140 degrees. You can either set the Mio 698 to start recording when you turn your key in your ignition or you can continuously record (requires constant power - the Smartbox accessory is sold separately for providing constant power).
Speed camera updates are included for the lifetime of the product which can be updated once a month. The speed camera database excludes France, Switzerland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
GPS tracking capabilities record GPS location, speed, altitude, latitude and heading. In addition the route tracking allows you to view your route taken on Google Maps syncronised with the playback of the video so you will always know the GPS location of all videos recorded.
Parking mode is used to record when your vehicle is parked. The Mio 698 uses motion detection to start recording when parked and will automatically stop recording after movement in front of the camera has stopped. This protects your vehicle as you will always know who has been near your vehicle.
There is a 3-axis G-Sensor that detects G-Forces and then when a large G-Force is detected the video will be saved at the time of the event. All G-Forces are recorded showing the direction and force of all impacts and G-Forces throughout your journey are syncronised with video playback on a computer use the Mio MiVue Manager software.
Photo mode will enable you to take photos with the Mio 698 Dual. The GPS coordinates will be included with the photos so you know the exact location of where all photos were taken.
As well as a speed camera database the Mio 698 warns you when you are driving above the speed limit. Furthermore lane departure mode sounds an alert if you drift away from the centre of your lane.
Built-in battery with 10-15 minute battery life designed for when using the dash cam in photo mode for documenting evidence of an incident or taking scenic photos.
Rotating Mount Design captures the view, from any angle, of the view of the road ahead. Simply rotate the device to capture whichever angle of direction you choose.
The Mio MiVue Manager software allows you to share videos on YouTube and Facebook. Track your routes taken using the the GPS receiver technology and play video with tracks on Google Maps.
Mio MiVue 698 Dual FAQs
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Mio MiVue 698 Dual Features
‣LCD screen for instant playback of video
‣Front and rear dash cam
‣Front Camera: 1296 pixels Extreme HD Recording
‣Rear Camera: 1080p pixels Full HD Recording
‣Accident and event recording; 3 axis G-sensor
‣Continous video recording
‣Front dash cam: F1.8 Lens makes for brighter, clearer videos
‣rear dash cam: F2.0 Lens makes for brighter, clearer videos
‣Wide 140 degree viewing angle
‣GPS capabilities records your speed, altitude, longitude, latitude and heading
‣Parking Mode - automatically records video when motion is detected
‣Photo mode - switch to the photo mode to collect photo evidence with Mio Mivue.
‣10 to 15 minute battery life for using the dash cam in photo mode
‣Above speed limit warning
‣Speed Camera Alerts - includes access to update database once per month
‣1 Year manufacturers guarantee
You can choose to locate the MiVue 698 behind the rear view mirror, which also helps to ensure the highest quality recordings and does not obstruct your view of the road ahead. You will be using the included car charger to power the in car camera device. A windscreen mounting bracket is also provided. The battery built-in to the MiVue 698 has a battery life of 10-15 minutes and so it is not suitable to use when recording video. The battery is designed to be use when using the dash cam in photo mode.
MiVue Manager Compatibility
MiVue Manager is a tool for you to view the videos recorded on your MiVue 698 recorder on a PC computer or Mac Computer. The Mio MiVue software can be downloaded from the Mio Service website.
MiVue Manager supports the following operating systems:
‣Windows 7 32bit/64bit
‣Mac OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9
Speed Camera Database
The Mio MiVue 698 Dual includes free speed cameras and is compatible with both Mac and Windows computers. This is separate from the MiVue Manager software and is accessible via Mio's website (their support page).
From the support webpage you simply select your Mio MiVue model name from the dropdown menu and you will see the available updates including speed cameras. You will need to load the speed cameras to a formatted SD card for use with your Mio device.
The speed camera updates are updated approximately once a month.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
Product Codes: MIV698D
‣Mio MiVue 698 Dual Vehicle Drive Recorder
‣Windscreen suction cup mount; rotating mounting bracket
Mio MiVue 698 Dual Technical Specification
‣Technology: Dash cam, GPS
‣Display: LCD screen
‣Resolution: Front Camera 1296p Extreme HD, Rear Camera 1080p Full HD
‣Angle of view: 140 degrees
‣Video compression: MPEG 4
‣Video out: Unknown
‣SD card: Not included
‣Mains power: DC 12V-24V
‣Battery: Rechargeable Battery (10 to 15 minute battery life)
‣Mio MiVue 698 Dual manual
Manual requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download a free copy here.
Page updated: 1st February 2017