dash camera

  1. BCHobbyist

    WDR On or Off ?

    Wide Dynamic Range adjusts scenes with both bright and dark areas creating balanced illumination. WDR image control feature is used to brighten dark areas or darken bright areas. The effect can also increase graininess, glare or blur depending on scene composition. Image quality can actually...
  2. BCHobbyist

    Wide Dynamic Range - WDR On or Off ?

    WDR can help brighten very dark shadows or darken very bright sky. It can work well under certain lighting conditions but also degrade video with increased glare, blur and graininess. My preference is to disable Wide Dynamic Range image processing feature because of what it does to my night...
  3. BCHobbyist

    A119S & A119 & A119 Pro Power Consumption Tests

    These videos demonstrate how much power is used by each Dash Camera model at different stages. As expected 60fps requires more power than 30fps and Parking Mode uses much less. Viofo A119S Dash Cam Review: https://viofo-a119s-dashcam-review.blogspot.com Viofo A119 Dash Cam Review...
  4. BCHobbyist

    A119/Pro/S Troubleshooting

    Any Dash Camera can develop issues, isolating the cause can be frustrating. Over the last 2 years I've collected and assembled many common solutions. The text is too long to fit in this Forum but can be found on my website . When possible swap out memory card, power source, cables to eliminate...
  5. BCHobbyist

    A129 new dual IR Camera

    The soon to be released Infrared Camera is designed to mount on front windshield with Lens rotated 180 degrees facing inside the vehicle for Taxi, Uber and Lyft drivers. My test sample was mounted in rear window using original 6m long Rear Camera cable. It was interesting comparing all four A129...