About the Boyo VTG43 Rear-view Mirror
Here's a nifty way to add GPS guidance and hands-free calling to your vehicle, without having to replace your factory radio. Boyo's VTG43 rear-view mirror houses a 4.3" touchscreen, GPS navigation, and built-in Bluetooth, along with a host of other cool features. This versatile mirror clips onto or replaces your existing mirror, giving you a clear view of the road behind you and a powerful driving tool for all your road trips.
Built-in GPS navigation system
The right side of the VTG43 mirror features a 4.3" touchscreen that allows you to tap into comprehensive maps of the U.S. and Canada, along with over 11 million points of interest. Text-to-speech functionality calls out the street name for your next turn, letting you keep your eyes on the road ahead. With a few taps of your finger, you can enter your destination, zoom in on the map, change your view, and access many other functions. Plus, you can update your maps through the mirror's handy SD card slot.
Pair up your compatible phone, and you'll be able to make and receive calls while keeping your hands on the wheel. You simply press the Bluetooth icon to make a call, and a large phone keypad pops up on your screen. You'll see the phone number of incoming calls on the screen when a call comes in.
Rear-view camera and more
The mirror also includes three video inputs, two of them designed for rear-view cameras. When you put your vehicle in reverse, you'll get a wide-angle rear view on the GPS side of the mirror especially helpful if you have a larger vehicle or are towing a trailer. Connect a DVD player or other source to the other video input, and you can watch movies when you're parked. You can view eBooks and photo stored on SD cards, and you can even activate the built-in FM transmitter to send music from an SD card to your factory radio.
Bluetooth note: Bluetooth compatibility of this device may vary, depending on your phone and service provider.
Important note: You'll have to wire this mirror directly to your fuse box professional installation recommended. Most areas prohibit video device playback within a driver's line-of-sight while operating a motor vehicle; check your local regulations.
- rear-view mirror with built-in GPS navigation unit and Bluetooth receiver
- clips over or replaces existing mirror
- 4.3" touchscreen accesses navigation and other functions
- front-panel controls for volume, Bluetooth, and switching sources
- SD card slot
- FM transmitter sends signal to your vehicle's radio
- built-in microphone and speaker
- over 11 million points-of-interest
- preloaded with maps of the United States and Canada
- text-to-speech calls out street names
- upgrade maps through SD card slot
Other features and specs:
- built-in Bluetooth for hands-free calling with your compatible phone
- three video inputs (two for rear-view camera signals, one for DVD or other video source)
- enjoy eBooks, photos, and music stored on SD cards
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # VTG43
What's in the box:
- 4.3" Rear-view mirror monitor (2GB NavMate SD-card installed)
- 6.5' Power/AV-output cable
- Mounting bracket
- Metal plate
- Felt pad
- 4 Machine screws
- 4 Lock washers
- Manual CD-ROM
- User Manual
- Quick Reference Guide
- Limited Warranty Card
- Product Registration Card
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Features & specs
|Map Coverage||USA, Canada, Pr|
|Points of Interest||11 million|
|Multiple Destination Routing||No|
|Digital Audio Playback||Yes|
|Text To Speech||Yes|
|Dynamic Content Services||None|
|Removable Memory Type||SD card|
|Parts Warranty||1 Year|
|Labor Warranty||1 Year|
Overview: The Boyo VTG43 4.2" multi-function rear-view mirror monitor features built-in navigation and Bluetooth communication. The VTG43 clips onto your vehicle's existing mirror or can be a full replacement mirror. The Boyo VTB42M provides three composite video inputs to connect your back-up camera (such as the 707VTB170, sold separately), DVD player, and game system. The Boyo VTG43 also allows playback of audio/video files via an SD-card slot.
Rear-View Mirror Monitor: The Boyo VTG43 multi-function rear-view mirror monitor features a built-in 7.0" mirror and integrated 4.3" touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels; supporting 262k colors. The 4.3" touchscreen display provides a 120° horizontal viewing-angle and a 90° vertical viewing-angle, with a 400:1 contrast ratio.
Multilingual: The Boyo VTG43's display can be set to English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, or Arabic.
Mounting: The Boyo VTG43 can be clipped over your existing rear-view mirror, or it can totally replace your rear-view mirror (using the included mounting bracket).
GPS Receiver: The Boyo VTG43 is equipped with Samsung's 2440 400MHz processor and a high-sensitivity GPS SiRF III receiver for dependable and fast navigation. The unit uses Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites, and a digital roadway map database to calculate and display travel directions. The system's GPS antenna receives signals from a constellation of 24 satellites orbiting the earth and uses the strongest of signal, to determine your position to within meters.
Navteq Map Database: The Boyo VTG43 features Navteq's Map Database preloaded with maps of US, Canada, and Puerto Rico; offering 11 million POI's (points-of-interests). The map database was created using high-resolution aerial and land based data collection.
Note: Car navigation maps are frequently updated. While the database was judged to be as accurate as possible at the time of its release, a map database can never be 100% accurate. Road information that is maintained in the map databases, such as turn restriction or road name may change over time.
NavMate Software: NavMate navigation software provides turn-by-turn route guidance while traveling to your destination. NavMate software provides turn-by-turn visual and voice assistance (text-to-speech) to direct you to your selected destination. The software calculates step-by-step- directions to any destination available on the included navigation map.
Navigator Program Storage: The unit's navigation maps and software are loaded onto a 2GB SD-card (pre-inserted).
Vehicle Position: The NavMate's software's computer considers vehicle speed and heading changes, together with longitude and latitude information, to accurately determine vehicle heading and position on the digital map.
Destination Search: The Boyo VTG43 provides various destination search functions. You can select Home Address, Office Address, State or Province, Address or Intersection, Point of Interest, Coordinates (Longitude/Latitude), Favorites (Address Book/Trail Book/Trip Book), History, or Browse map.
Search Modes: There are various ways to select your specific destination. Several of the methods allow you to move through a list by scrolling using the arrow keys (List Mode), or by searching using an on-screen keyboard (Spell Mode). Many of the lists keep track of the last five most recently used (MRU) selections. These are placed at the top of the list in a different color and allow you to quickly select items that are used frequently.
Map Display: The Map Display shows roads, road names, and cartographic features. You can adjust the map scale, map orientation, map view, status information display, and the distance units to your own preference. You can also determine if the map is always displayed with the North direction at the top of the screen, or if the map is always adjusted so the vehicle symbol points toward the top of the screen.
Route Preferences: You can determine how the unit's built-in navigation software will calculate your route by setting the following preferences. Select between the following - Car or Walk Route, Shortest or Fastest Route, Avoid Freeways or Tolls, and Use Ferries.
Simulation: This function lets you preview the route that has been calculated for your destination.
Trip Computer: The Trip Computer gives the readings for speed (avg/max), trip related timing (total/stop/drive), elevation, odometer, and clock.
Auto Recalculation: If you leave the current route, the NavMate software will automatically recalculate the route.
Detour: You can create a Detour to avoid a current road, to avoid the next road, to avoid a specific road, or to detour around a certain distance.
Built-in Bluetooth: The Boyo VTG43 offers built-in Bluetooth communication (V1.2) for hands-free operation of your Bluetooth enabled cell-phone. The VTG43 allows you to make and answer calls using the monitor's touchscreen.
Built-in Mic & Speaker: The Boyo VTG43 features a front-panel microphone and rear-panel speaker.
SD-Card Slot: The Boyo VTG43 is equipped with an SD-card slot for the unit's Navigation software & map database 2GB SD card. You can eject the navigation SD-card and insert another SD-card (up to 4GB) for playback of audio/video files.
Note: When you eject the navigation SD-card, the unit's Navigation features will not longer function until the navigation SD-card is reinserted.
Multimedia Playback: The unit's SD-card slot will support audio (MP3/WMA/WAV) files, video (AVI/MP4/MPG/WMV) files, still-image (JPG/GIF/BMP/PNG) files, and E-book (TXT) files.
AV Input: The Boyo TVG43 is equipped with one AV input which consists of a composite video jack and mono-RCA audio jack, so you can connect your external ATSC tuner, DVD player, or game system.
2 Video Inputs: The Boyo VTG43 features two composite video inputs to connect your rear-view camera and other video source. This unit does not feature a reverse trigger wire for your rear-view camera.
FM Transmitter: The Boyo VTG43 multi-function rear-view mirror monitor features a built-in FM transmitter to output audio to your vehicle's stereo system over its FM radio. The FM transmitter allows you to select between 87-108MHz FM frequency bands.