DRV-A301W Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions on the DRV-A301W 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

> DRV-A301W PC/MAC desktop software

 

 

Click below to go to the firmware page

> DRV-A301W firmware update

 

 

Click below to go to the download page for the DRV-A301W instruction manual

> DRV-A301W instruction manuals

 

 

No, make sure that you save any video footage on your PC/MAC before you format the SD-card.

 

 

Card spec is: 8 – 256GB; speed class = Class 10; micro-SDXC; exFAT/FAT32

 

 

Yes, you can use the suction cup mount in one vehicle and the adhesive pad mount in the other.

 

 

Unfortunately, the DRV-A301W 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-A301W 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

 

 

You will need to purchase the optional extra CA-DR1030 hardwire fitting kit or a dashcam bundle, including the hardwire kit, which will enable a permanent power supply without draining your battery and actives Smart Parking Mode.

 

 

Yes, the DRV-A301W dash cam does support this app.

 

 

Unfortunately, the screen mounts are not available separately, though an additional set of spare sticky pads are included with the camera