Overview: The Blaupunkt BP 7.0 Full HD is a stand-alone dash
camera and digital recorder for recording the road ahead as you drive. It has a
color TFT display and a 3.5 megapixel CMOS image sensor. It records high
definition video with audio or still images onto microSD card (not included).
The BP 7.0 Full HD comes with a 2-5/8" diameter suction cup mount, a cigarette
lighter adapter, and a long USB/power cable.
Recording: The BP 7.0 Full HD records in a continuous loop onto a microSD
cards. It records both audio and video as you drive, or you can turn off the
audio, if desired. As the available memory runs out, it starts recording over
the oldest recordings. You can also choose to record in shorter files of 3 or 5
minutes in length. In the menu, you can switch to shooting still photos at
Memory Cards: MicroSD and Micro SDHC cards up to 32 GB can
be used in the recorder. It is recommended that cards with a speed rating of
Class 6 or higher be used.
Display: The unit is equipped with a 2.4" color LCD display
with a resolution of 480 x 234. You can use the display to properly frame your
images, or for playing back recordings and photos.
Video Resolution: The BP 7.0 Full HD's 3MP camera sensor records high definition
in MOV format at 30 fps onto the microSD card. You can set the resolution to
Full HD (1920 x 1080) or HD 720p (1280 x 720). The higher the resolution, the shorter the available recording time on the
Photo Resolution: You can take still photos (JPEG) with the
BP 7.0 Full HD with a resolution of 3.5M (2304 x 1536).
Lens: The BP 7.0 Full HD has a wide-angle lens that gives you a full view of
the road. The focus range is 1.5 meters to infinity. The camera has automatic
ISO sensitivity and white balance. The video exposure value can be adjusted +/-
1.0EV in increments of 1/3 stop.
Microphone: An integrated microphone records audio inside the vehicle.
If desired, the microphone can be turned off so the unit records only video.
Rechargeable Battery: The built-in 300 mAh rechargeable battery is
charged when connected to vehicle power through the cigarette lighter adapter.
Charging time is approximately 3 hours. Normally, the unit will be plugged into
vehicle power as you drive.
Motion Detection: The BP 7.0 Full HD's built-in Motion
Detector automatically triggers a new recording to begin when motion is
detected. The Motion Detector can be turned on or off in the menu.
Collision Detection: The dash cam has a built-in 3-axis G-sensor,
which can detect when a collision or hard braking occurs. When the G-sensor
detects an incident, the current recording is
automatically saved. This way, a complete record of the moments before, during,
and after the event is preserved. The G-sensor's sensitivity can be set to High,
Normal, or Low.
Emergency Recording: While the device is recording video,
you can enable Emergency Recording by pressing the OK button. It will
continuously record video in one file until the memory card storage is full, or
the recording is manually stopped. If Collision Detection is enabled, a
collision will automatically trigger emergency recording.
Installation: The BP 7.0 Full HD is designed to be mounted
on your windshield using the included suction cup mount. The windshield mount
allows the camera to be panned and tilted after it has been attached to the
windshield. If the unit connected to an ignition-switch powered outlet, the dash
cam will turn on and off automatically as you turn the ignition on and off.
HDMI/USB Output: The BP 7.0 Full HD has a Mini HDMI (Type C)
output for connecting the device to a TV. In addition, you can connect it to
your computer via USB with the included cable.
Viewing Videos and Photos: You can view recorded video and
still image files on the dash cam's LCD screen. Three file types can be
selected: Video, Emergency, and Picture. You can also remove the microSD card
and view the files using a card reader on your computer. Videos and still images
are stored in separate folders. When viewing the footage on your computer, the
time and date will be superimposed on the images.