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      05-25-2012, 11:35 AM   #45
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cr300 is way better than cr 200. They can't beat the price of blackvue 400dr hd.
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      05-25-2012, 11:48 AM   #46
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I am interested in the Blackvue DR400G-HD. Does anyone know if the following can be turn off:

1) LED Indicators
2) GPS speed recording
3) Voice guide

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Yes to all. You can turn all those features off when you connect the device to computer.
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      05-25-2012, 12:03 PM   #47
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I'm interested in CR300HD but don't know why CR300HD seems to get some blur issue with lights at night in this video:


Also look like there is a CR380HD, what is the different ? At the end of the page (http://forums.redflagdeals.com/merge...-a-1147913/71/)
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      05-25-2012, 01:29 PM   #48
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i'm interested in the blackvue camera. Is it constantly recording and automatically overwritethe data on the card?

From what I see, it only appears to start recording based on actual events (G mode, impact or heavy acceleration or braking).

Let me know; I want one who is recording all the time.
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      05-25-2012, 01:38 PM   #49
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i'm interested in the blackvue camera. Is it constantly recording and automatically overwritethe data on the card?

From what I see, it only appears to start recording based on actual events (G mode, impact or heavy acceleration or braking).

Let me know; I want one who is recording all the time.
Yes it records all the time and then rewrites. You can set the intervals and if it records all the time or only while in motion. They do recommend formatting the SD card once a week or month? I forget what the manual says. I've formatted it once in 2 months.
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      05-25-2012, 01:58 PM   #50
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Yes it records all the time and then rewrites. You can set the intervals and if it records all the time or only while in motion. They do recommend formatting the SD card once a week or month? I forget what the manual says. I've formatted it once in 2 months.
Perfect, that's what I wanted to hear.

Is the hardwire kit included or is it part of the failsafe kit at $50?
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      05-25-2012, 04:08 PM   #51
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Perfect, that's what I wanted to hear.

Is the hardwire kit included or is it part of the failsafe kit at $50?
it is an additional $50 for the hardwire kit. i would say its worth it to get the kit from the group buy cause the install is much cleaner than having the wire dangling down into the cig lighter area

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tapped into existing wire
I was able to see how he installs it. He pretty much just lines it along the headliner and then down the puller then connects it to an interior fuse box and then hides the controller box underneath the glovebox. Looked like a nice clean install with no splicing or connecting to an existing wire. Looked almost like a plug and play as there's no modification done really.

I'd prob be in but like to see the price lower first
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      05-26-2012, 12:32 AM   #53
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I'd like to see a finish hardwired install before jumping on this.


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cr300 is way better than cr 200. They can't beat the price of blackvue 400dr hd.
Yes, thats why I'm getting the CR300. With the 20+ price and the good video quality to record tracking/autox, no-brainer for me.

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I was able to see how he installs it. He pretty much just lines it along the headliner and then down the puller then connects it to an interior fuse box and then hides the controller box underneath the glovebox. Looked like a nice clean install with no splicing or connecting to an existing wire. Looked almost like a plug and play as there's no modification done really.

I'd prob be in but like to see the price lower first
Probably won't happen You have to remember that these prices include HST (tax).


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      05-26-2012, 12:36 AM   #54
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I'm interested in CR300HD but don't know why CR300HD seems to get some blur issue with lights at night in this video:
Also look like there is a CR380HD, what is the different ? At the end of the page (http://forums.redflagdeals.com/merge...-a-1147913/71/)
You can fix those issues with the setting from your computer. The constant updates from the company will also fix the problem.

DR380 is from Blackvue. It is the upgraded version of DR350. Unfortunately, DR380 is only in Korean.


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You can fix those issues with the setting from your computer. The constant updates from the company will also fix the problem.

DR380 is from Blackvue. It is the upgraded version of DR350. Unfortunately, DR380 is only in Korean.


Is it easy to update ?
Do you have any hardwire video for a bmw e90 ?
Might battery be dead if we left it connected, especially in QC during winter ?

Thanks,
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Is it easy to update ?
Do you have any hardwire video for a bmw e90 ?
Might battery be dead if we left it connected, especially in QC during winter ?

Thanks,
Yes, they are very easy to update. All you need to do is to go to http://www.blackvue.com/en/main/main.asp and download the latest version

BMW E9x video is coming up soon. (Around June 4th)

The point of using the power kit is to save the car battery. If the battery falls below 11.8V the power kit will turn itself off.

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      05-26-2012, 09:15 PM   #58
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Which unit would you guys recommend to buy? And why?
Blackvue DR400G
Finevu CR-300HD
Finevu CR-200HD
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Which unit would you guys recommend to buy? And why?
Blackvue DR400G
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Finevu CR-200HD
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Can power kit from Blackvue DR400G be used with Finevu CR-300HD or vise versa???
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Can power kit from Blackvue DR400G be used with Finevu CR-300HD or vise versa???
Power kit meaning the part you hardwire into the fuse? Yes that can be used with both cams..

I'm also interested.

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Which unit would you guys recommend to buy? And why?
Blackvue DR400G
Finevu CR-300HD
Finevu CR-200HD
Thanks!
The 300HD because it is the most expensive.

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Can power kit from Blackvue DR400G be used with Finevu CR-300HD or vise versa???
Yes; all 3, as mentioned in the install video, share the same jack.
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Which unit would you guys recommend to buy? And why?
Blackvue DR400G
Finevu CR-300HD
Finevu CR-200HD
Thanks!
Depends on what you're looking for..

DR400G offers:
2 mega pix
1080p at 30fps
dedicated button for parking mode
gps - shows vehicle speed

CR300HD (reccommend this esp at this price)
new in 2012
5 mega pix
1080p at 30fps
dedicated buttons for on/off, pic taking, mic, emergency video, and parking mode

CR200HD
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best seller before cr300hd
1080p at 15fps
dedicated buttons to take pic and emergency video
720P at 30fps

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Can power kit from Blackvue DR400G be used with Finevu CR-300HD or vise versa???
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Power kit meaning the part you hardwire into the fuse? Yes that can be used with both cams..

I'm also interested.

honbut DR400G Power Kit: Y Deposit: N Toronto, ON
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EVERYONE- please start paying the deposits now. It seems we'll have 20 people very soon and Blackboxmycar needs those deposits in before he ships out/delivers the cameras!! You can either pay with VISA/Mastercard here: http://www.blackboxmycar.com/categor...id_category=12 OR pay with Paypal (PM Blackboxmycar for his paypal email). Locals - you can pay in person.

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The 300HD because it is the most expensive.

That is not good reason to buy...

Yes; all 3, as mentioned in the install video, share the same jack.

Thank you!

I am interested...
vokmed - DR400G - Power Kit: Y - Deposit: N - Edmonton, AB
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I am potentially ordering 6 units, can we get a group rate on the shipping if they are shipped together to Toronto?
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Thank you!

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vokmed - DR400G - Power Kit: Y - Deposit: N - Edmonton, AB
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I am potentially ordering 6 units, can we get a group rate on the shipping if they are shipped together to Toronto?
I will find out for you.

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