Looking for the Bentley of Dash Cams? Then consider the BlackVue Dash Camera range.
If you have been shopping around for the top dash cam, chances are, you would have seen the name BlackVue pop up numerous times across your research. This is not a coincidence, matter of fact, we love the line and are big advocates of the BlackVue dash cam installation. Do we have an affiliation with them? Of course not, we are admirers not affiliates. If you are looking for arguably the best dash camera in Australia, welcome BlackVue, where security and performance is paramount to all. These sleek and modern designs are the absolute powerhouse dash cameras that every car should opt for when it comes to keeping your car and family safe on the road.
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BlackVue Dash Cams Options
BlackVue have a wide range of different dash cameras to suit many cars.
1) 1 – Channel (Front)
2) 2 – Channel (Front and Rear)
3) 3 – Channel (Front, Rear and Inside)
4) External Battery Connection Accessory
Why We Rate BackVue Highly
Among many features, we find that they have:
1) Excellent Resolution 4K Ultra High Definition
2) Seamless Pairing – App Connection
3) Modern Design & Controls
4) Great Wi-Fi Connectivity
5) Strong History of Development and Reliability
6) Has a Well-Built App
BlackVue Dash Cam Installation: Accessories
External Battery Pack
For those of you who wish to have additional power for their car, can consider installing an external battery, of which they offer. This means that the dash cam is connected to the external battery with a dedicated battery supply with Bluetooth enabled to view important metrics like usage time, input, voltage and so on. Furthermore, this helps to prevent your car battery from discharging and going fully depleted.
BlackVue Dash Cam Installation: Parking Mode
Parking Mode Enabled
Activate your Parking Mode function with your BlackVue dash cam installation. With the assistance of hardwiring the connection, you are able to keep your dash cam in operation even when the car is a turned off. This is a tremendous feature that not many dash cams offer and is great for boosting security, capture hit and run incidents and car break-ins, where possessions are stolen.
BlackVue Dash Cams offer the latest in automotive security technology. Their dash cams provide a comprehensive view of the road ahead and behind you, giving you an extra layer of security while driving. All of their dash cams feature Full HD resolution, wide angle lenses, and night vision capability, so you can get the clearest footage possible, even in low-light conditions. Additionally, their parking mode feature acts as a surveillance system, recording any activity within its field of view while the vehicle is parked. BlackVue dash cams also feature a built-in GPS, allowing you to track your vehicle’s location in real-time. You can even view a live feed of the footage from your dash cam on your smartphone or tablet. With their easy setup, long battery life, and robust feature set, BlackVue dash cams are the perfect choice for keeping your vehicle safe.
a) Very robust features and settings
b) Cloud and app connection is superb, arguably the best out there.
c) Excellent warranty period – the longest we have found on-market
d) Reliable build with the added options of adding accessories.
e) Comes in the flagship, mid-tier and entry level range to suit most needs.
a) Expensive, amongst the most expensive brand names out there for dashcams.
b) Dash does not come with a backscreen/integrated display, although this can be seen more as a preference than con.
c) Complex installation process, not user-friendly to hardwire to your vehicle. Consider using a professional to have it installed and fitted properly.
Overall, we find that a BlackVue dash cam installation checks many boxes for what your everyday Australian driver would demand for when it comes to car surveillance. One of the encouraging aspects to note is that, BlackVue heavily invests in research and development, if you have ever seen their chronological timeline/roadmap over the last decade, you can understand that they have come a long way. There is without a doubt a strong conviction to remain leaders of the professional dash cam industry through sheer innovation.
Are we against every other model and brand out there for dash cameras? Of course not, with choice and competition, comes better advancing technology, it brings the best out of each and every dash camera company out there. After all, it is inspiring to see ‘safety’ take huge leaps within the car care industry and you just can never be too safe these days.
But if you had to ask us to pinpoint one particular brand of choice, we have nothing but high praise for the BlackVue dash cam installation. Should you wish to have your car secured professionally with one of our dash camera installers ( Sydney – Melbourne), feel free to get in touch. Feel free to explore our comprehensive guide on who we rate as the top dash cams in Australia.
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As a seasoned author on our team, Chester also known as ‘Gadget’, for his love for all things mechanical, brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, particularly when it comes to automotive topics.