In a world of increasing uncertainty, cameras have evolved from being used to take tourist pictures and capture moments to a witness and protection device. More and more people are opting for hidden cameras, whether an inconspicuous dashcam to record accidents or hidden cameras to increase security around homes and offices. In this article, we will be giving you a Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor review. This is a small inconspicuous camera for your vehicle. It can record everything that is happening without anyone knowing about it. It helps catch thieves, vandals, and rule-breakers on the road.
- ULTRA HD DISCREET DESIGN DASH CAM: Top image sensor captures beautiful 2160p video even while driving fast. Signature low-profile design allows the V1 to be a well-hidden witness to the road ahead. Supports high-endurance micro SD memory cards up to 256GB in memory size.
- 170 DEGREE ULTRA WIDE ANGLE LENS & WIDE DYNAMIC RANGE: The 7 layer glass lens opens up to capture a sweeping view of your surroundings. The superior WDR technology allows the camera to perform optimally in any lighting situation by adjusting the exposure to create balanced images and footage.
- SUPERCAPACITOR & PARKING MONITOR: The dash cam uses a supercapacitor which can withstand extreme temperatures from -20 to 176°F, that prevents the risk of overheating, extends the life span and reliability of the camera. With the parking monitor feature, the dash camera will automatically turn on and record a 20 second video when the car camera detects vibration OR select to record 24/7 by capturing frames to make a 24/7 time lapse video. Need smart hardwire kit to activate the parking mode.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor is one of the best dashboard cameras we have seen in its price range. It has a wider viewing angle of 170 degrees, as opposed to a standard 110 to 140 degrees. It records in 2160P 4K video quality and has loop recording as well as a G-sensor that detects any vibration and immediately start recording. The camera also has parking mode and a built-in WiFi feature which allows you to transfer the recordings to your phone via a WiFi interface.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor is designed keeping in mind the requirements of a dashboard camera. It has a discreet shape and dimensions allowing it to be easily installed on your dashboard or behind the rearview mirror. It has the dimensions of 3.5 x 2.5 x 2 inches and weighs at 5 ounces, which is about the weight of your smartphone. It has a G sensor which activates the camera to begin recording when there is a collision or vibration.
The camera will turn itself on upon being activated by the G sensor, so you don’t need to worry about turning it on or off. It supports storage of up to 256GB and can be connected to your smartphone to view recordings, change settings or transfer the recordings via a WiFi interface. G-sensor dash cam can withstand extreme cold and hot temperatures thanks to its robust body and supercapacitors instead of standard batteries.
It has a loop recording and parking mode. Loop recording comes in handy when the memory card is full. Instead of not recording, the dashboard camera will record over the oldest recording stored in the memory card. However, in case of a collision or vibration, those recordings are locked and the loop recording does not over-right over those files.
Parking mode is an essential feature to have when you want to protect your vehicle when it is parked. By turning on the parking mode, the dashcam will continue to record when the car is parked. Coupled with a sensor that detects any sudden motion or impact, the dashcam will record all the sightings without any need for manual intervention.
So, if someone bumps your car, or if a thief tries to steal it, in parking mode, the dashcam will capture it all. Thus, your car surveillance is unaffected even when it is parked. With the parking mode on, the camera will record the twenty-second video when the camera detects vibration. Alternatively, you can also keep a 24*7 recording using the parking mode.
The camera is also one of the better ones we have seen compared to the competition. It has a seven-layer glass lens with a wide-angle range of 170 degrees which can record video and images in 4K quality. The buttons on the camera are quite easy to use and are marked for user-friendly usage. The LCD screen allows users to view the footage being captured and also helps act as a guide while installing the LCD dash camera. Also, a neat feature is that the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor is explosion-proof.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor provides a maximum resolution of 2160P 4K, which is four times higher than your average dashboard camera. It has an OV4689 image sensor, coupled with the 170 degrees wide camera lens, which allows it to capture wide, crisp, and clear video recordings and images.
The main issue most dashboard cameras face is not being able to capture clear images and footage in low or dimly lighted areas. However, with the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor superior camera quality, you don’t need to worry about any of that as it can record clear images in all kinds of light.
One of the main features required in a dashboard camera is discretion. The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor does exactly that. With a discreet design, this camera can easily be installed on your dashboard or behind the rearview camera without the hassle of wires which can hamper your area of vision. It is hardwired to your vehicle’s battery, so rest assured that the camera will be powered regardless of whether the ignition of your vehicle is on or not, a primary need to activate parking mode.
However, you mustn’t install the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor if you do not have basic knowledge and understanding of car mechanics. The safest way is to get a professional mechanic to install it.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor comes with an LCD screen. You can use it to view any of your recordings at any time. It also comes in handy when you are installing the camera. You can adjust the position wherein you can get maximum coverage using the LCD screen as your guide.
Much like Garmin the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor comes with an optional GPS. This offers a variety of features. You can synchronize the GPS with Google Maps to get accurate information about your location, speed, distance traveled and more. Your recordings will also have a GPS location in them in case of a collision or vibration. However, note that the GPS is not inbuilt in the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor and has to be purchased separately.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor allows for a storage capacity of up to 256GB through an SD memory card. This is a great feature to have since 4K videos require considerable storage space. You can easily delete the recording you do not require either using the camera itself, or you can delete them using your phone via the mobile application.
You can also remove the memory card and format it if required using your computer or laptop. If you do not want to remove your SD memory card to transfer your recordings to a more permanent place, you can easily transfer them to your mobile through the WiFi interface at any time.
Pros & Cons
Every product has room for improvement. In this section, we will be discussing the advantages and disadvantages of the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor. In case you do not have enough time or inclination to read the whole article, this section will give you all the information you need to make an informed decision.
The Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor is one of the best dashboard cameras we have seen in its price range. It has everything you would need from a dashcam: discreet design, long-lasting battery, clear recordings in 4K, wide camera angle of 170 degrees large storage of up to 256GB, G-sensor with detects collision or vibration, Parking mode, LCD screen to view recordings, Loop recording and locking important recordings. It can operate in extreme temperatures and is explosion-proof. The only disadvantage is that you need to get it installed by a professional mechanic. But for the amount of security the Rexing dashboard recorder G sensor provides, it is but a small price to pay.