DRV-A100 HD Dash Cam

Plug and Play Dash Cam

A great little plug and play dash cam

Simply plug in the cigar lighter car adapter which comes with a 4 meter lead. Power up the DRV-A100 dash cam and away you go. Includes a 16GB micro SD-card.

Full specifications can be found further below with a comparison chart on the DRV-A100 and the next model up DRV-A201.

2.0" Full colour LCD screen

The DRV-A100 dashcam has a 2.0" full colour LCD screen which allows you to review any video recordings and images captured on the display. Designed with clear and easy to use operating buttons located underneath the display.

3-Axis G-Sensor

This car dash cam has a built-in 3-axis G Sensor with adjustable sensitivity. If the G sensor detects an outside force the dash cam will automatically save what has been recorded.

2 Ways to attach 

Included are two types of mounting bracket. A suction-cup which can be easily removed and attached meaning it could be used in multiple vehicles, and an adhesive mount which provides a more solid support for the dash cam dvr.

Loop & manual recordings

Find out how loop and manual recordings work.




Super capacitor (Backup battery)

If power is lost when connected via the cigar lighter car charger adapter or, hardwire kit CA-DR1030 due to a collision or other physical impact. The capacitor backup battery provides enough power to allow the recorded file to save properly.

Download footage & images to your PC or MAC

The desktop software available with the DRV-A100 allows you to transfer the footage so you can browse and edit recorded video footage, share with your insurance company, and on social media.

DRV-A100 Dash Cam Technical Specifications

Resolution - Image quality HD 720p
Recording Resolution - Playback quality (1280 x 720) @ 30 fps
Viewing Angle - Diagonal | Horizontal | Vertical 125° | 110° | 52°
Screen Size 2.0” LCD screen
HDR - (High Dynamic Range) No
Smart Parking Mode Yes - with optional accessory CA-DR1030
Polarised Filter - Reduces glare/reflections No
Audio Playback: Yes - audio on or off mode
Smartphone App Link No
Desktop Software Yes
3-Axis Built-in - Collision or other physical impact Yes
GPS - Allows a record of position and speed No
Rear Camera Option No
Micro SDHC Card Capacity 8GB - 32GB, Class 10
Micro SD Card Recommended Type Class 10 recommended, for best results use a recognised brand
Micro SD Card Recorded File Capacity - Based on Default Settings
  • 8GB = 45 mins (1 min x 45 recordings)
  • 16GB = 90 mins (1 min x 90 recordings) - Included with product
  • 32GB = 180 mins (1 min x 180 recordings)
Dimensions 54 x 58 x 37 mm
Dash Cam Weight - Unit only 1.6oz / 46g

What's included

  • DRV-A100 dash cam
  • 16GB micro SD-card
  • Instruction manual
  • Suction-cup mounting bracket
  • Adhesive mounting bracket (2 adhesive pads)
  • Cigar lighter car charger adapter, 4m lead (12~24V DC). Required for power, if not using the optional hardwire kit
  • Micro USB cable 110 cm for KENWOOD Video Player desktop software for PC/Mac
  • Cable clips x 4

Compare Differences Between DRV-A201 & DRV-A100

DRV-A201 Full HD Dash Cam DRV-A100 HD Dash Cam
Car dashcam DRV-A201 Full HD
Car dashcam DRV-A100 hd
Full HD Recording HD Recording
Recording Resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080) Resolution (2.03M) (Max) Recording Resolution: HD (1280 x 720) Resolution (1.07M) (Max)
Screen Size: 3.0 Wide full colour LCD screen Screen Size: 2.0 full colour LCD screen
GPS receiver: Yes GPS receiver: No
Magnetic Quick Release: Yes Magnetic Quick Release: No
Picture Size: 1920 x 1080 Pixels Picture Size: 1280 x 720 Pixels
Image Sensor: 1/2.7 CMOS Image Sensor: 1/4 CMOS
Lens Type: F1.8 Bright Lens with 136° (Diagonal) wide viewing angle Lens Type: F2.4 Bright Lens with 125° (Diagonal) wide viewing angle
Diagonal Field of View: 136° Diagonal Field of View: 125°
Horizontal Field of View: 115° Horizontal Field of View: 110°
Vertical Field of View: 61° Vertical Field of View: 52°
Video Format: H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC Video Format: MPEG / AVI
Recording Media: Micro SDXC/SDHC card Class 10 Recording Media: Micro SDHC Card Class 10
Maximum Size Micro SD Card: 8GB to 256GB Maximum Size Micro SD Card: 4GB to 32GB

DRV-A100 HD Dash Cam, 2.0" LCD Screen with 16GB SD-Card