Decent Dash Cam suggestions

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Looking for recommendations for a decent dash cam preferably with a screen on the back side to view what’s being captured. Excellent night vision and clarity. Anyone hard wired mirror tapped one in?

Thoughts and suggestions appreciated.
 

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I purchased one last year, was going to set it up in my Old Truck, my father passed away couple days later and I forgot I have it someplace.
In some closet or ?????? I will have to find it and set it up.
 

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I wouldn’t wire tap the mirror as you lose the parking mode ability if you want protection while parked.
 

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This is the one I just ordered w/LTE

https://blackvue.com/dashcams/lte

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Does anyone have experience from the one that ford offeres. I was thinking about using my points on it. I also like that it's intergrated into the trucks wiring.
 

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Does anyone have experience from the one that ford offeres. I was thinking about using my points on it. I also like that it's intergrated into the trucks wiring.

That's interesting, I didn't know Ford even sold those...
 

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So I have now 3 sets of these cameras and they are great 1080p front and rear they are not the best camera on the market but for $150 it records everything while you drive one and rear and has a good app and the video quality is really good also has a gps speed and a hit and run mode as well
 

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Love this but it’s pricey. I park in the driveway and worry about stupid kids/other assholes so the security aspect is a very cool feature in my book

 

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I have Viofo A129 4Ks with rear 1080p in my kids cars. Been great so far. If you live in a hot environment then you want to do some researc. Seems like the ones that are not capacitor ones die in the heat.
 

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I ordered these:

Vantrue N4 3 Channel Dash Cam​

CERRXIAN 9Inch Mini USB Cable Combo​


SimpleUSBPort Automotive Mirror to Dashcam Voltage Converter (16-pin, Select Ford Vehicles) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B088P4VFQ7/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glc_fabc_hou8FbXDQAGR3


They will arrive tomorrow. Will let you know in a few days my feedback after install.
 
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The Nextbase 622GW looks a very nice unit. Surprising that they don't provide an OBD power plug. Ciggy lighter power? Really?
 

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Ran across this deal today:

Amazon has the Vantrue N4 4K+1080P Front and Rear 3-Channel Dash Cam for a low $204.99 Free Shipping after Clip Coupon and Coupon Code: "VTCAMN4L" (Exp Soon). This normally sells for $260, so you save $55 off list price.

 

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Decided against the Nextbase largely because it doesn't rely on a capacitor so it is more heat sensitive. Went with Viofo A139. So far quite happy:

excellent cameras
Good features
5Gb wifi
small unit
decent reliable app
their optical cable that connects rear cam to main is 1/2 the thickness of anybody else's which makes routing it easier
 

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