With on-board video recorders – dashcams to you and I – becoming very prolific and convenient for the modern motorist, there is an ever increasing need to document our everyday drives without having to be bothered with inconvenience. Seeing as they’ve been involved with automotive electronics for quite some time now, Blaupunkt is no stranger to these devices; And now they have a new unit that appears to cover all your needs without any fuss.
The new BP 8.0 FHD 2-Channel on-board recorder is a dashcam that can record a healthy amount of video as you go. With a 4 megapixel 170 degree front camera, almost the whole front end can be recorded as you go. The main camera is then flanked by a 2 megapixel rear-facing 120 degree camera that records anything that happens behind. Aside from these, the BP 8.0 is fitted with an accelerometer that detects any abnormality with braking, impact, or overall increase in G forces. It then automatically saves any footage with such instances for quick reference.
For less intrusion with having to delete footage, the BP 8.0 FHD also supports up to 128GB worth of data for your convenience. Nighttime recording is also bolstered with 1440p worth of video resolution for the front camera – even claiming to clearly identify number plates illuminated by headlights as you go.
Dashcams are becoming vital as more and more motorists ply Manila’s motorways. With Blaupunkt’s new offering, it may be a worthwhile investment to fit one of these as we go about our daily commutes.
The Blaunpunkt BP 8.0 Full HD 2-channel DVR is being offered for Php12,550 per set. It also comes with a 32GB SD card. Blaupunkt dash cams are avaialble through call 0917-5754812 or , , and Blade Asia outlets.