Maka Technologies Marbella MXPro User manual

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HD Digital Video RoadcorderTM
User Manual
R07
June 2013
Trademarks
All brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of Maka GPS
Technologies Group. In association with Maka GPS Technologies Private Limited
(Singapore), Maka GPS Technologies Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia) & Maka Technologies Group
(H.K.) Limited.
The information in this manual is subject to change without notice.
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Annex A: Product Layout
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Technical Specifications
Resolution
Full HD 1080p -1920×1080 @ 30fps,1440×1080 @ 30fps
Full HD 720p - 1280×720 @ 30fps,
VGA - 800×480 @ 60fps, 640×480 @ 60fps
Lens
Wide Angle Lens 120°, 4 fixed focus lens, F/2.0, focal
length of 3.4mm
Image Sensor
1/2.5 "5 megapixel CMOS sensor
TFT Screen
2.7"TFT - 960 X 240pixels
The chip
Ambarella A2S60
Internal Memory
Embedded with 256MB
GPS module
External set
Storage Card Type
MicroSD Card - Maximum support 32GB
Format
JPEG (EXIF2.2), DCF
Video format
H.264 (MOV)
The zoom video
3x digital zoom (Only under camera mode)
Audio
Built-in microphone / speaker (AAC)
Exposure compensation
-3.0EV~+3.0EV
Loop Recording
Off, 1 minutes, 3 minutes, 5 minutes
Auto Power Off
Off, 1 minute, 3 minutes, 5 minutes
Auto. shut off screen
Off, 1 minute, 3 minutes, 5 minutes
PC Interface
USB2.0 (high speed)
Video/AV output
NTSC / PAL
HD TV interface
HDMI signal output, the highest 1920X1080 P50 or
1920X1080 P60,
Power
Built-in 500mAh 3.7V polymer battery
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General Troubleshooting
Question
Reason
Solution
Device cannot be turn
on
Device might be low in
battery.
Charge the Battery.
Auto power-off
1. Automatic shutdown
function is enabled.
1. Enter the setup menu to
change [shutdown time] to off.
2. Low Battery.
2. Charge the battery
Unable to take
pictures or record
videos
MicroSD card might be full.
Check your microSD card’s
memory space. Delete files if
required.
Auto stop recording in
video mode
Use a compatible SDHC
microSD card for HD video
recording.
Get a microSD card that has
minimum of Class 10 speed.
Encounter “file error”
when trying to
playback pictures or
videos
MicroSD card might be
corrupted. There bad sectors
in the card.
Reformat the microSD card.
No image is displayed
on a high-definition
TV screen
1. Cable plug might not be
plugged in properly.
2. Wrong TV Input mode
1. Ensure AV/ HDMI cable is
plug into the TV properly.
2. Refer to the back panel of
your TV to track the correct
TV input. Make sure you have
selected the correct input.
Hazy Images
Lens might be dirty.
Check if there are fingerprints or
dust on the lens. Clean it with a
micro fabric cloth if necessary.
Supply light cannot be
turn on
Device might be low in
battery. Supply light will not
be able to on when power is
insufficient.
Charge the Battery.
There are horizontal
stripes interference on
the image
This could be due to wrong
light frequency setting.
Please set according to the local
power supply respectively; 50Hz
or 60Hz. For SG/MY: 50hz
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Getting started with Marbella MXPro HD Video RoadcorderTM
Charging:
Warnings for charging:
1.
A new battery may be empty and not charged before you get the device.
2.
In normal charging with AC charger (Not included in the package), please make
sure to charge it for 2 – 2.5 hours to get it fully charged.
Note: A new battery will reach its best performance after number cycles of charging and
discharging. If the device is not used for long time, it is better to charge it to full capacity
every 2 or 3 months during storage.
Note: The device will not be charge via USB from the computer unless USB charger is
plug directly to the GPS logger port. (Not included in the package)
Car Lighter Charger:
Please insert the car charger into car cigarette lighter jack, then plug into the USB jack
(see the illustration below).
DVR automatically starts recording when it is connected to the power cable. When you
remove the power cable, DVR will automatically shut down after 10 seconds.
Note: Always use external DC 5V output car charger .When you use car charger, please
start car engine first, then connect it to the device to avoid possible damage to the device
due to overloaded pulse current during ignition. Please pull it out when you stop the engine,
and plug it in again after next ignition.
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Install and remove the memory card
Slot in your
microSD card
from this side
To install the microSD card
Follow the TF Card slot icon displayed on the device and insert the microSD card gently
To remove the microSD card
Push in the microSD card slightly and it will be ejected automatically.
POWER ON/ OFF
Top View of Marbella MXPRO
ON/ OFF device
Hold on to the power button for 5 seconds to turn on and shut off.
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Set to Auto Shutdown
Back View of Marbella MXPRO
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Press “M” button once
Press “Down” button for 7 times till you see “Auto Power Off” feature on the menu
page
Press on “O” button (Rec/Ok button) once
Toggle the specific timings with the “Up” & “Down” and press “O” button.
Note: Once you have enable this mode, device will automatically shutdown when the
camera does not have any operations within a set time.
Setting of Time/Date
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Press “M” button will lead to the “SETUP” page
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Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons till “TIME SETUP” is shown on the screen
Press “O” button to confirm
Set the time and date accordingly
Press “O” button to confirm
Press “M” button to Exit
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Video mode
Resolution: Full HD (1920 X 1080P)/ 1080P 30fps/ 720P 30fps/ WVGA 60fps/ VGA
Effect
Frequency/ Flicker: 50Hz/ 60Hz
AE ISO: Auto/ 100/ 200/ 400
White Balance: Auto/ Sunny/ Cloudy/ Fluorescent/ Incanescent/
Exposure Offset/ AE Bias: 0/ 0.3/ 0.7/ 1/ 1.3/ 1.7/ 2/ -2/ -1.7/ -1.3/ -1/ -0.7/ -0.3
AE Meter Mode: Center/ Spot/ Average
Set to the best video quality by the following steps:
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Press “M” button will lead to the “SETUP” page
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Select on Video Resolution
Press on “O” to confirm
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the recording mode
Most recommended mode – FULL HD. Please select FULL HD.
Press “O” to confirm
Press “M” to exit screen
To Record Video
Video Mode:
Full HD 1080P
Battery indicator
Loop Recording: Set
to 1 minute per clip
Microphone has
been disabled
White Balance:
AUTO
Supply Light:
OPEN
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Press on “O” (Ok/ Rec button)
Once “REC” button is press, recording will starts
Press on “REC” again to stop recording
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Note: During recording, a red spot on the left hand side of the display screen will starts
blinking.
Lock files manually while recording
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To Enable / Disable Lock
During recording, hold on “M” button for 3 seconds. To disable the manual lock,
hold on “M” button for 3 seconds again.
Note: A yellow lock icon will be shown on the right hand side of the screen.
To Enable/ Disable Microphone
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Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons till “VIDEO RECORD MODE” is shown on
the screen
Press “O” button to confirm
Set to “VIDEO” to disable microphone or Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons
to Set to “VIDEO+AUDIO” to enable microphone
Press “O” button to confirm
Press “M” button to Exit
Enable Motion Sensor
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Press “M” button will lead to the “SETUP” page
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons till “MOTION DETECT” is shown on the
screen
Press “O” button to confirm
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select “ON”
Press “O” button to confirm
Note: Recording will automatically on when camera detects any movements.
Loop Recording Setting
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Press “M” button will lead to the “SETUP” page
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons till “LOOP SETTING” is shown on the
screen
Press “O” button to confirm
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select between ”OFF/ 1 / 3 / 5 min
Press “O” button to confirm
Note: This is a recording process which continues to record at the beginning, erasing the
previously recorded material and replacing it with the new content.
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Video Playback
Top View of Marbella MXPRO
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Press “O” button to stop recording
Hold on to the “Photo/Playback” button for 3 seconds to change to playback mode
Sample of the video playback view
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Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the respective videos to playback
Press on “O” button to select
Press on “O” button to play
To go back to video recording mode, hold on to the “Photo/Playback” button for 3
seconds again
Delete All Videos
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Under playback mode, press on “M” button to delete
Press on “O” button to delete
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to “ALL” to delete that specific video
Press on “M” button to again to Exit
Delete Individual Video
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Under playback mode, toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the
individual video you wish to delete
Press on “O” button after you have highlighted the photo in Yellow
Press on “M” button
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Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to “YES”
Press on “O” button to confirm
Camera mode
Photo Size
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3M/ 5M/ 8M/ 12M
Effect
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Frequency/ Flicker: 50Hz/ 60Hz
AE ISO: Auto/ 100/ 200/ 400
White Balance: Auto/ Sunny/ Cloudy/ Fluorescent/ Incanescent/
Exposure Offset/ AE Bias: 0/ 0.3/ 0.7/ 1/ 1.3/ 1.7/ 2/ -2/ -1.7/ -1.3/ -1/ -0.7/ -0.3
AE Meter Mode: Center/ Spot/ Average
To switch from Video to Camera Mode:
Hold on to “M” button for 3 seconds to toggle the mode from video to camera
Set to the best pictures quality by the following steps:
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Press “M” button will lead to the “SETUP” page
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Select on Photo Size
Press on “O” to confirm
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the size of the image
Most recommended mode – 5M
Press “O” to confirm
Press “M” to exit screen
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To take Photo
Camera Mode:
5 Megapixels
Battery indicator
White Balance:
AUTO
Supply Light:
OPEN
Top View of Marbella MXPRO
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Press on “Photo/Playback” button once
Activate 3 X Digital Zoom
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Hold on to the “Up” and “Down” buttons to zoom in or out
Press on “Photo/Playback” button once to take a photo
Photo Playback
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Hold on to the “Photo/Playback” button for 3 seconds to change to playback mode
Sample of the photo playback view
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Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the respective photo to view
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Press on “O” button to select
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to scroll thru the photos
To go back to camera mode, hold on to the “Photo/Playback” button for 3 seconds
again
Delete All Photos from the camera
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Under playback mode, press on “M” button to delete
Press on “O” button to delete
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to “ALL” to delete that specific photo
Press on “M” button to again to Exit
Delete Individual Photo from the camera
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Under playback mode, toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to select the
individual photo you wish to delete
Press on “O” button after you have highlighted the photo in Yellow
Press on “M” button
Toggle with the “Up” and “Down” buttons to “YES”
Press on “O” button to confirm
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GPS Function*
This is an optional function which allows the DVR’s location to be displayed against a map
backdrop either in real time or when analysing the track later.
Note: *Only applicable to users who purchase the gps logger from Maka GPS
Technologies Pte Ltd.
Activation of GPS Logger
GPS Logger Status:
Not Lock
Sample View of the recording with the GPS Logger
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GPS Logger is not lock
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GPS Logger locked
Plug in the car charger to the GPS Logger’s USB port as shown below.
(Note: this is a compulsory action for GPS logger to be locked.)
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Wait for estimated 2 to 3 minutes to capture the GPS signals from the satellites
Once its locked as shown on the sample view below, drive as per normal.
GPS Logger Status:
Locked
Sample View of the recording with the GPS Logger
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Mapping GPS tracks via Computer
To sync with your computer
Step 1: Plug your USB cable into your DVR’s USB port shown below
Top View of Marbella MXPRO
Step 2: Plug the other side of your USB to the computer
Step 3: Your computer will detects 2 Removable Drive:
Removable Drive 1 – Internal Memory
Removable Drive 2 – External Memory (MicroSD Card)
Step 4: Select Internal Memory Drive as shown in the sample above: Removable Drive (F:)
Step 5: Double-click on “20120820_英文播放器.exe”
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Step 6: Click on “Extract” button
Step 7: Wait for 1 minute while it is extracting
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Step 8: A new folder named “20120820_英文播放器” will be created. Double-click on the
folder.
Step 9: Double-click on the “CarGpsPlayer.exe”.
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Step 10: This program will bring you the page. Click on the folder option as highlighted in
the image below.
Step 11: Select the Removable Drive 2 – External Memory (MicroSD Card) as shown in
the sample below: Removable Drive (G:)
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Step 12: Double-click on “DCIM folder”
Step 13: Double-click on “100 Media folder”
Step 14: Select videos which you would like to play and click on “Open”
Step 15: Select videos which you would like to play and click on “PLAY” button
Click Here to
Play & Pause
Select the video which you
would like to PLAY
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