In-Car Camera Reviews

Most of our driving instructors use in-car cameras, they are there for your safety in the event of an accident or road rage incident and some of our instructors will also use them to help you understand different events that happen within your driving lesson usually vued through their iPad or other tablets.

Dashcam Reviews

BlackVue DR590W-2CH (16 GB) Full HD 1080p Front and Rear Wi-Fi Dash Cam with Wide-Angle, Sony STARVIS Night Vision, Parking Mode and iOS/Android App

  • Experience full protection for your vehicle on the road or parking and the ease of use thanks to the built-in Wi-Fi and Free BlackVue App.
  • The DR590 W 2CH can take full HD 1080p videos of front and back of your vehicle at 30 images per second in an 139 degree wide viewing angle.
  • Connect to the Blackvue app allows you to change it, check the camera view to your dash camera to point of view.
  • The DR590 W 2CH is the oldest video files to the Micro SD card is full, in seamless ribbon tie.
  • Don't forget to parking mode that maintain and you know that your car while you're not there monitored.

Not a bad camera for the price, despite probably being a camera at the lower end of the Blackvue range. These cameras are easy to install for any compentent person and will plug straight into your cigarette lighter for power. You can download the Blackvue app and easily connect the camera to your smart phone or tablet for instant playback. 

BlackVue DR750S-2CH (16 GB) Front and Rear Cloud Connected Wi-Fi Dash Cam with Wide-Angle Full HD Video at 60 fps/30 fps, Sony STARVIS Night Vision, Parking Mode, GPS and iOS/Android App

  • 2.1 MP front and rear cameras, front full HD 1920 x 1080p at 60 frames per second (FPS), rear 1920 x 1080p at 30 frames per second (FPS) with Sony STARVIS sensor
  • BlackVue over the cloud combines state-of-the-art dashcam technology with a suite of innovative connected features that take the BlackVue user experience to new levels
  • BlackVue's Night Vision powered by Sony STARVIS greatly enhances image quality in low light conditions, perfect for capturing footage on dark road or car parks overnight
  • On-board Wi-Fi technology allows wireless viewing and transfer of footage via the BlackVue app available for iOS and Android
  • Built-in GPS record vehicle speed and location for playback in BlackVue viewer application

This is a mid range camera with 60fps for even clearer images. Just the same as the 590 above this model of camera is just as easy to install for any compentent person and will plug straight into your cigarette lighter for power. This unit comes with GPS which means it will record your location and speed which can be very helpful in the event of an accident. You can download the Blackvue app and easily connect the camera to your smart phone or tablet for instant playback for some very good and clear video.

Nextbase 522GW - Series 2 Car Dash Camera - Full 1440p/30fps HD Recording DVR Cam - Front Recording - 140° Wide Viewing Angle - Wi-Fi and Bluetooth - Built-in

  • FANTASTIC VIDEO QUALITY AND EXPERIENCE: Record your journey on the road with the 1440P/30fps & 1080P/60fps HD recording dash cam and F1.6 lens to provide high quality images on the road. The 140° wide viewing angle provides high coverage of the road ahead for additional protection. The 3" HD award-winning IPS touch screen has upgraded picture resolution and clarity.
  • QUICKLINK WI-FI AND BLUETOOTH - The 522GW is the world's first Dash Cam with Bluetooth 4.2 and Quick-Link Wi-Fi to automatically sync files straight to your phone so footage can be supplied quickly to your insurer. You can also easily edit and share your footage via the MyNextbase Connect app.
  • GPS MODULE, G-SENSOR AND SOS EMERGENCY RESPONSE - The 522GW provides ultimate protection on the road. Track where an accident happened, safeguard your footage upon impact and allow the dash cam to automatically alert emergency services of your location and for help in the case of an accident.
  • ALEXA BUILT-IN - The Nextbase Series 2 range is the world's first 1440p Dash Cam series with Alexa built-in. With Alexa Built-in and access to tens of thousands of skills, you can ask to play music, place calls, listen to audiobooks, hear the news, check the weather, control smart home devices, get directions, find parking, and more
  • MODULE CAM COMPATIBLE - The 522GW has compatible ports for plugging in additional camera modules for improved performance, including rear view, rear window and cabin view additional camera module options to record the road behind as well as ahead.

This is our budget option dashcam, its a lot cheaper than the Blackvue cameras but offers good quality video with a good wide angle of view.