DRV-A201 Frequently Asked Questions
Below are some frequently asked questions on the DRV-A201 full HD dash cam
Click on a question to reveal the answer. If you still need help please contact our Technical Team via the contact us link at the bottom of this page, and we will be happy to assist.
No, if using the cigar lighter power cord, then these accessory power sockets are usually only live when the car is turned on; if this is not the case, then you should unplug the cigar lighter power cord when exiting the vehicle.
Unfortunately, the cigar lighter power cord is not available separately
Yes the Time & Date stamp will be turned ON by default; though this can be turned OFF within the menu
Available for PC's & MAC's click below to go to the software download page
Click below to go to the firmware page
Click below to go to the download page for the DRV-A201 instruction manual
No, make sure that you save any video footage on your PC/MAC before you format the SD-card.
Card spec is: 8GB – 128GB; speed class = Class 10; micro-SDXC; exFAT/FAT32B
Yes, you can use the suction cup mount in one vehicle and the adhesive pad mount in the other.
Unfortunately, the DRV-A201 dash cam does not support a rear view window camera.
But the following dash cams do; DRV-A700W, DRV-A601W, DRV-A501W
No, you cannot use the DRV-A201 as a rear camera but the following front dash cams have an option to add a separate rear view camera; DRV-A700W, DRV-A601W, DRV-A501W
Yes the camera does record sound as well – this function can be turned off within the menu, but the default is ON
No, you will need to purchase the optional extra CA-DR1030 hardwire fitting kit which enables a permanent power supply without draining your battery and actives Smart Parking Mode.
Unfortunately, the DRV-A201 dash cam does not support this app.
But the following dash cams do; DRV-A700W, DRV-A601W, DRV-A501W, DRV-A301W
Unfortunately, the screen mounts are not available separately, though an additional set of spare sticky pads are included with the camera