Snooper have introduced the SC5700 DVR which is the first sat nav with a Digital Video Recorder (DVR) for recording incidents and events in the road ahead.
The Ventura SC5700 DVR caravan sat nav includes a 5-inch touchscreen. Featuring a database of 20,000 campsites across 31 European countries the Ventura SC5700 DVR has Bluetooth capabilities for handsfree calls and it also provides TMC Traffic information.
Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura features Lane Guidance and Junction View to help guide you along your route with turn-by-turn voice directions. The SC5700 also includes MY SPEED XL which enables the screen to show only the speed limit and your speed.
As well as an SC5700 for use in caravans, an alternative SC5800 Truckmate model is designed for drivers of trucks.
Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura has been discontinued.
The Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura has been replaced by the Snooper SC5800 DVR Ventura.
The Snooper SC5700 Ventura is part of a family of four different SC5700 DVR sat nav devices. While each model uses here maps, the preloaded POI and internal database differs between the range. Each of the four different models has a different driver, or more specifically a different vehicle type/size in mind. These are:
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Bus & Coach - for drivers of coaches and buses.
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Truckmate - for drivers of trucks, HGV's and oversized vans.
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura - for drivers towing caravans or driving a motorhome.
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Syrius - for drivers of cars and small vans.
Please note: All of the above Snooper SC5700 DVR models feature a car mode.
The SC5700 DVR Ventura sat nav features a bulit-in High Definition (HD) in-car camera, also known as a Digital Video Recorder (DVR). The SC5700 DVR video camera will automatically record any traffic incidents along your journey. Additionally, there is a microphone that will record sound inside your vehicle.
The DVR can also work with the GPS technology in the device. It will record location of incidents that have occurred, time, date and the vehicles speed so you have crucial information to provide for insurance purposes. The video can then be downloaded to your PC to view back any incidents that have occurred during your journey(s).
With it's preloaded European maps, campsite data and vehicle size attribute database, the Ventura range which the SC5700 DVR is part is the perfect navigation device for drivers towing a caravan or behind the wheel of a motorhome throughout the UK and Europe.
The SC5700 DVR Ventura features a 5-inch screen which is touchscreen, has a brand new menu design, is Bluetooth enabled, uses the latest Navteq European maps and includes built-in FM transmitter.
If you would like a sat nav system with a larger 7-inch screen (without a DVR camera) we recommend the Ventura S6800. Furthermore if you would like a DAB Digital TV then we recommend buying the Ventura S8100 and if you want DAB Digital Radio too then we recommend the Ventura DB8500.
SC5700 caravan sat nav also provides advanced warnings to roadwork's, congestion and traffic jams and what's more these alerts are all FREE. The Snooper SC5700 DVR features TMC Traffic information which utilises the traffic master information network.
SPECIAL OFFER: Buy the SC5700 Ventura DVR Snooper caravan/motorhome satnav model from ActiveGPS and receive FREE lifetime map updates worth over £100. The annual road map updates are by here. Details of the offer and other models that include the FREE lifetime map updates are available via the following link.
Snooper Ventura SC5700 DVR sat nav calculates your route for your caravan or motorhome based upon the dimensions of your vehicle (height, width, length and weight). Simply enter your vehicles dimensions and it will provide turn-by-turn navigation to your destination avoiding height and width restrictions, e.g. low tunnels and narrow roads, etc.
The Snooper SC5700 Ventura DVR features a database of 20,000 campsites throughout 31 countries. These campsites are provided by The Caravan Club, The Camping and Caravanning Club, ACSI, BordAtlas and Facile En Route. This database is searchable by facilities such as whether there is a swimming pool, watersports, by the coast or a river, nearby shops and restaurants, etc. Some of the campsites also show a photo on the units screen before you set off.
The Snooper Ventura S5700 DVR satnav also features Junction View and Lane Guidance. These two features help to make it clear which lane you need to be in at each junction providing you with plenty of warning. To make your current location clearer and to highlight where you are heading, you can also increase the size of road names and numbers displayed on the 5-inch screen.
The Snooper Ventura SC5700 has a point of interest (POI) 'corridor' search which will inform you of points of interest along your predetermined route. Additionally the Ventura SC5700 sat nav system includes petrol stations POI so you can find the nearest one to you or in a pre-defined area. There is also a route timer that can be set to alert you when it is time to take a break on your journey so that you do not risk falling asleep whilst driving long journeys.
There is a car mode in the Ventura SC5700 DVR so the system can be used in a car on its own instead.
The Ventura SC5700 DVR also includes MY SPEED XL a first on any Snooper sat nav information meaning it will tell you the speed limit of every road regardless of whether there is a speed camera there or not. This information can be soley dispalyed on the screen making it very clear what speed you are driving at and the roads speed limit. You can get speed limits for towing vehicles or Motorhomes too. The Ventura SC5700 will also alert you if you exceed the speed limit protecting your driving licence. There is also an optional AURA speed camera database. The database provides advanced warnings to both fixed and mobile speed camera locations across the UK, Europe. Click here to read more about the AURA speed trap database.
Snooper SC5700 Ventura Features
‣5-inch full colour LCD touch display
‣here street-level maps of 37 countries in UK, Western and Eastern Europe
‣Record and playback video with the in car camera
‣Turn by turn voice instructions
‣MY SPEED XL - speed limit and your speed on screen only
‣2D and 3D map views
‣3D Direction indicators
‣TMC traffic information technology
‣ACSI data for over 8600 campsites
‣Junction View - provides images of main motorway junctions to help you navigate more safely
‣Lane Guidance - provides advanced notice of which lane or lanes to use when approaching junctions
‣My Speed - displays speed limits of nearly every road across Europe
‣Your Route - create and save your own bespoke routes
‣Multi-route planner - navigate around up to 16 different destinations just by adding the post codes
‣Save and manage up to 10 different truck profiles
‣'One touch' Home and Office route planner
‣Navigate by junction number
‣Navigate by co-ordinate
‣Navigate by Easting and Northing
‣A choice of different screen colours
‣Extensive list of Points of Interest
‣User POIs - upload and share POIs with other users
‣Built-in rechargeable battery
‣Built-in SIRF III GPS antenna
‣Fully portable - Plug and Play
‣1 year manufacturers guarantee
Snooper SC5700 Ventura DVR mounts on the inside of your vehicles windscreen using the suction cup windscreen bracket provided. Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura can be powered directly either from its internal battery if it's fully charged or powered from the cigarette lighter socket.
The Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura model includes street-level here maps for the following countries:
UK • Ireland • France • Spain • Portugal • Italy • Austria • Switzerland • Belgium • Holland • Luxembourg • Germany • Denmark • Norway • Sweden • Finland • Poland • Estonia • Lithuania • Czech Republic • Latvia • Liechtenstein • Hungary • Romania • Slovakia • Slovenia • Serbia • Montenegro • Croatia • Turkey • Greece • Albania • Bosnia & Herzegovina • Bulgaria • F.Yugoslavia Rep.of Macedonia • Russia.
Snooper AURA Speed Camera Subscription
Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura provides advanced warning of all fixed speed cameras, SPECS and many laser sites using Snooper's AURA speed trap database. There are 3 easy ways to pay using a credit or debit card.
1. Monthly £2.99 inc. vat per month
2. Quarterly £7.99 inc vat every 3 months
3. Annual £29.99 inc vat every 12 months
PC System Requirements
The Snooper SC5700 will only operate on Windows computers. Specifically, you must be using Windows XP (32 bit), Windows Vista, WIndows 7, Windows 8 / 8.1. Additionally the software will only work with Internet Explorer 6 or Netscape Navigator 6 or above.
The Snooper SC5700 will not operate when using Windows 95, 98, Millennium, 2000, Windows XP (64 bit) or Apple Macintosh operating systems.
What's in the box? (when purchased from ActiveGPS.co.uk)
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura with full European mapping
‣Soft Carrying Case
‣Windscreen Mounting Bracket
‣SD card here maps of UK, Western and Eastern Europe
Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura Accessories
The SC5700 DVR Ventura comes supplied with everything you need to use it in your motorhome or car/caravan (see What's in the box? above), however replacement and additional SC5700 DVR accessories are also available to buy from ActiveGPS.
Two Snooper SC5700 accessories that you might like to consider buying is the AC mains charger, enabling you to power and charge your sat nav from the mains, and the sun visor, which clips onto the SC5700 DVR 5-inch screen. View all of the Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura accessories here.
Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura Technical Specification
‣Display: 5-inch, LCD Display
‣In-car camera: Yes
‣Processor: (CPU) MTK MT3351 468 MHZ
‣OS: WinCE 5.0
‣GPS Receiver: MTK MT3328
‣Memory: 64MB (SLC)
‣SDRAM: 64MB (DDR2)
‣Memory Card: microSD Card up to 8GB
‣Bluetooth Module: Class2 BLUETOOTH
‣Traffic information: TMC messages with free product lifetime subscription
‣Speaker: Integrated high quality speaker
‣Power: 12-24V DC Output: 5.2V DC 1.5A
‣Battery: Li-ion battery 900 mAh
‣Installation: Plug and play
‣Dimensions: Width - 135mm, Height - 80mm, Depth - 12mm
‣Snooper SC5700 DVR Ventura Pro manual
Manual requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download a free copy here
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Page updated: 5th September 2016