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Dash Cams as Car Spyware

We are in an age now where everyone wants to SEE what happened rather than be TOLD what happened!  Cameras are EVERYWHERE, on cell phones, drones, homes, elevators, businesses, churches, in some cities at the intersections and many Police Officers have body cams on their uniform shirts.

Dashboard-mounted cameras might seem to be an obvious way to improve the safety of our roads, particularly because they record continuously when the car is in motion without requiring any action that might distract the driver and because they can capture the build-up to an incident as well as the incident itself.

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Despite this, the use of dashcams remains lower than you might think, in part because of public perceptions about the legality of Car Dash Cams as car spyware, after several drivers were successfully prosecuted for posting on social media examples of bad driving, road rage and inconsiderate parking.

But the law does not distinguish between dashcams or any other form of camera. As Jeremy Pinnington, co-founder of Open-Eye Security Systems and Installation says, “What you do with the footage is where the legality comes into it.” The law is geared around privacy, which is why videos taken in public areas require the written permission of those depicted if they are to be broadcast.

The simple answer is that they have never not been legal. It’s a camera, same as your phone or what you buy from stores,” he said.

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In Dubai for example, Police have already sought the help of the public in identifying drivers who fail to have their children in proper child seats, including taking photographs of those who fail to do so. Dashcams can achieve this without either distracting the driver and without the other driver realizing they are being recorded, thereby avoiding possible confrontations. Dashcams originated in the United States for reasons that bear little relation to their primary purpose here. Some insurers offered lower premiums for those who had dashcams because they could provide a definitive version of how a collision occurred, saving costly and uncertain litigation to determine which of the competing eyewitness accounts was deemed to be more credible.

Dashboard cameras can only HELP you to stay safe on the roads! 

 

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720 x 480P Video car surveillance camera video recorder with night vision

Features:

AVI Feature Format:
Format: AVI
Photo: JPG (1280 x 1024)
Video: AVI (720 x 480)
Audio: WAV
Key: Camera, Recording, Video record /Take photo, Power, LED light, TF card slot, USB Battery: Built-in 3.7V 180-215mAh Polymer Lithium battery
Size: 9 x 9 x 0.5 cm
Smile: Yellow  48 x 6.3mm
USB: USB 2.0

Package contains:

1 x Smile face spy camera (SD card not included)
1 x USB
1 x User manual
1 x headset

 

 

 

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Functions & Features:

Video Format : AVI
photo Format Coding : M-JPEG
Video Resolution : 1280 x 720
Video frame rate : 30 fps
Playback software : media player which supports AVI format
Picture : 5M pix
Picture format : JPG 1600*1200
The ratio of image : 4:3
Support system : Windows/2000xp/vista
Battery capacity : 1500mAh
Working time : About 10hours longer motion detection camera
Charging voltage : DC-5V
lnterface Type : MINI 5 pin USB
Storage Support : micro SD card
Battery Type : High-capacity lithium polymer battery can be replaced

Package Content:

Remote control X1 USB cable X1
charger X1
battery X1 instructions X1 16G TF card X1

 

 

 

 

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Small shape design, portable handheld DV, DC.Support network and camera, includesa web chat function.

Description:
– Item Mesh: Related parameters
– Support network and camera, a web chat function
Video:  format: AVI
– Video coding: M-JPEG
– Video frame rate: 30FPS – The operating system includes Player software, or can use mainstream video playback software
– Format Images: JPG
– Image Pixels: 12M Pix
– 1.3Mega CMOS, 72 degree angle
– 1920-1080@30fps
Motion detection time: 5 min
– Memory: Support TF Card Max.32GB Mini 8Pin USB
– Continouse Recording time: about 100 min
– Suport system: Windows 7/2000/XP/2003/vista; Mac OS; Linux
– Battery type: Li-ion Battery, 260mAh
– Webcam solution: 320×240

 

 

Package Contents :
1 x CAR KEYS Spy Camera-T4000
1 x USB Cable
1 x User Manual

 

 

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HD Spy Pen Video Camera Hidden DVR Camcorder Recorder Webcam, Supports up to 32GB Micro SD/TF Cards. Top Quality. Ideal for Private Security & Surveillance

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HD Spy Pen Video Camera Hidden DVR Cam Camcorder Recorder Webcam, Support up to 32GB Micro SD/TF Cards. Top Quality. Ideal for Private Security & Surveillance

This is a real luxury office pen, but with video and sound recording. This video camera spy pen includes a hidden high quality video camera with sound. Just a simple push on the top of the pen to begin recording. You can change video and photo mode by a simple flick of a switch. High resolution video and photo!

Up to 32GB external memory (Micro SD / TF card not included) lets you take a video for a long time. USB interface lets you upload videos easily and transfer documents and data between computer. Access computer by simply connnecting to an available USB port. No drivers required. It can be used as a Webcam too (32bit Windows only). An English manual is included for better use of this spy pen.

Specifications:
– Dimension: 145mm(L)x13mm(D)
– Supporting system: Windows me/2000/xp/2003/vista

Packing include :
– 1 x Spy Pen Video Camera ( Does not include Micro SD / TF card)
– 1 x USB cable
– 1 x English User manual  

 

 

 

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Car Key Micro Spycam Hidden DVR Cam Camcorder Recorder of Keychain Keyring Style, Support Micro SD / TF Card Up to 32GB, USB Micro Cable, Ideal for Security & Secret Surveillance

This new version spy camera is perfect for security and secret surveillance. With simple operation, elegant design, small size, it’s very easy to carry, and it’s plug and play, no drivers necessary.

High quality with multiple functions, it can record color video with voice and can take photos, record real time in AVI video format, and can be used as a USB memory stick or card reader.  This video recorder (car key type) is the first Mini Box with high-definition video recording, a high fidelity microphone that records sound within 15 square meters, and a built-in rechargeable battery. Perfect for recording video or shooting photos in Tutorials, Conventions, Training or anything you do not want to miss.  English Manuals are included.

Specifications:
– Dimensions: Approx. 5 x 3.2 x 1.1 cm
– Video format: 720*480 30FPS AVI
– Photo: 1280 x 960 JPG format
– Voice recording: Yes
– External Memory: Micro SD card (Not included)
– Adapter Type: USB
– Battery Type: 280ma 3.7V Lithium-ion
– Input for USB AC adapter: AC 110-240V 50-60Hz AC 100mA
– Output for USB AC adapter: DC 5.0V +/-0.5V DC 300-330mA
– Compatibility: Window 98SE/ME/2000/2003/XP/Vista/7 ; Linux 2.4 or above

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– 1 x USB cable
– 1 x User Manual
(Memory card not included)

 

 

New 1080P Novatek CPU 1.5″ Car DVR Driving Recorder Video Camera GS608 + 120 Degree Wide Angle + G-sensor + 5 Megapixel CMOS + Loop Recorder + Motion Detection,Black

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Features:
1.Novatek CPU
2.1.5″ TFT Screen
3.HD 1920*1080P 24FPS Video Resolution
4.120 Degree Wide Angle
5.G-sensor, Loop Recorder, Motion Detection

Specification:
1.Model: GS608
2.Processor: Novatek
3.Image Sensor: 5 Megapixel CMOS
4.Lens: 120 Degree Wide Angle
5.Video Resolution: 1920*1080P 24FPS, 1280*720P 30FPS, 720*480P 30FPS
6.Video Format: AVI
7.Video Codec:MJPG
8.Image Resolution: 4000 x 3000, 3648 x 2736, 3264 x 2448, 2592 x 1944
9.Language: English, Japanese, French, German, Korean, Italian, Russian
10.Built IN Memory:N/A
11.Card Slot: Micro SD Card
12.Maximum Card Memory: Up to 32GB (8GB Card Included)

Additional Features:
1.Motion Detection: Yes
2.GPS logger: N/A
3.G-Sensor: Yes
4.Loop Recording: Yes
5.Car Plate Stamp: N/A
6.Night Vision: N/A
7.HDMI Output: Yes
8.AV Out: Yes
9.SOS:N/A
10.Port:1 x USB port, 1 x TF card slot, 1 x HDMI, 1 x AV OUT
11.Battery Type: Built in 250mAh Battery
12.Voltage: DC12-24V

Package Details:
1.Item Color:Black
2.Item Weight:40g
3.Item Dimensions:7.5*5cm
4.Package Include:
1 x Car DVR Recorder
1 x USB Cable
1 x Car Charger
1 x Bracket
1 x AV Cable
1 x User Manual

Available in both Black or White colours.

 

Note: This is not a Mini 0801 camera, it cannot be used with a Mini 0801 mount holder, as they have a different connector.