Thank you kindly for purchasing this fine product. Much investment

Important Notice
1. Do not drop, puncture or disassemble the device; otherwise the warranty will
be voided.
2. Avoid all contact with water, and dry hands before using.
3. Use the device with care. Avoid pressing hard on the device body.
4. For your own safety, avoid using the device when there is a storm or
lightning.
5. Use only the accessories supplied by the manufacturer.
6. Keep the device out of the reach of infants.
7. When you get off the car, do not leave the device on the dashboard that is
subject to direct sunlight.
8. For your own safety, do not operate the controls of the product while driving.
This product is intended to be used as a car Camcorder aid only.
FCC Compliance Statement:
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subjected to the following
two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must
accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
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Welcome:
Thank you kindly for purchasing this fine product.
Much investment in time
and effort has gone into its development, and it
is our hope that it will give you many years of
trouble-free service.
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This equipment has been tested and found to comply with limits for a Class B digital device,
pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference in residential installations. This equipment generates, uses, and can
radiate radio frequency energy, and if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions,
may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause interference to
radio or television equipment reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off
and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following
measures: -Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. -Move the equipment away from the
receiver. -Plug the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is
connected.
-Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for additional suggestions.
You are cautioned that any change or modifications to the equipment not expressly approved by
the party responsible for compliance could void Your authority to operate such equipment.
If the time arises to throw away your product, please recycle all the components possible.
Batteries and rechargeable batteries are not to be
disposed in your domestic waste! Please recycle them
at your local recycling point.
Together we can help to protect the environment.
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Index
Getting Started................................................................. 1
Product Overview.................................................................................. 1
Operation............................................................................................... 2
Recording.............................................................................................. 5
Playback................................................................................................ 7
Menu Operation..................................................................................... 9
Specifications........................................................................................ 11
Package Content................................................................................... 12
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Getting Started
Product Overview
1
Mounting bracket
9
AV-out port
2
LCD display
10
Date time indicator
3
HDMI out
11
Serial number location
4
Power connector
12
5
Power button (ON/OFF switch)
LED (RED = REC; Green =
STAND BY)
6
SD card slot
7
Joystick control
Speaker
Microphone
7-1 ↑ Four burst shot
7-2 ↓ Emergency recording
7-3 ←Turn off recording / start
recording
7-4 →Main menu
8
REC button (stop/start)
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Operation
Installation
1. Use Cigar Car Charger and connect USB terminal to the Car Camcorder power
connector.
2. Adjust the car recorder angle before placing it on the vehicle.
3. Sliding from right to left into the bracket until you hear a click.
3.
1.
To ensure proper startup operation, please use the supplied Cigar Car Charger
or Power Adapter (optional).
Installation suggestions
1. Be sure to place the device in an appropriate place, so as not to obstruct the
driver's view or deployment of air bags.
2. Use the Top 1/5 of the windshield.
3. Be sure the interior rear view mirror/viewing area mirror does not block the
camera.
Recommended installed location
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Setting Clock
1. Connect the power supply to the Car Camcorder.
2. Power on the Car Camcorder.
3. Press the Right key (
) and the Menu setting display will appear.
4. Using the Down key (
) to select Clock and press the (
5. Set the value by using Up/Down key (
/
) button.
).
6. To shift between year, month, date, hour, minute, second, short press the Left/
Right key (
/
).
7. When date and time done, press the (
4.
) OK key to save and exit this setting.
6.
3
Using the memory card
1. Gently push the card as indicated (golden-fingers facing downwards) until the
card reaches the end of the slot.
2. To remove the card, push the card to release it and then pull it out gently.
3. Video Storage Capacity as below (Note: The actual value of capacity may vary (up
to ± 30%) depending on the color saturation and complexity of your subject and
surroundings.)
Memory Size
8GB
16GB
32GB
1080p/30fps
100
200
400
720p/60fps
140
280
560
720p/30fps
180
360
720
Resolution
unit: minutes
We strongly recommend you that the memory card is strictly for the car
Camcorder use only. (Recommended specification: 4GB SDHC Class 6 or
above, If the memory card is below Class 6, the file saving time will take a little
longer.)
Make sure the memory card is not in write protection
Must format the memory card before use by Car Camcorder or PC/NB.
Never remove the memory card during the recording process, fatal memory
card damage could result.
Certain types of memory cards may not be recognized, take out the card and
inset again or just change to another card if this occurs.
Be sure to backup your data before overwriting the memory card.
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Recording
Normal recording
1. Setup up Car Camcorder properly before operation.
2. Press the Record key (
) to start the recording.
3. Press the Record key (
) again to stop the recording.
2.
Car Camcorder will automatically start recoding when car engine started if
“Automatic Recording” of Menu item is set to “On”
For preventing data lost, do not turn off the power immediately after pressing
the Emergency Recording button.
For more recording space, please backup old files in advance; Otherwise, old
recording files will be overwritten.
During recording, it will generate a new video file every 5 minutes.
Emergency Recording
As emergency happens, push the Down key will record the event immediately.
Or when set to “smart mode,” the emergency recording function will start
automatically when the vehicle is involved in a collision or moves.
(The default settings is one minutes of total record time before and after event
occurs) The system provides 15 storage units.
Emergency
recording
Circling
Recycled
Recording
recording
30 seconds
Recording
file saving
30 seconds
Recording
Recording
timeframe
frame
time
Power On/Off
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Emergency recording operation:
1. During the recording or preview mode, press the down key (
emergency recording
) to start
2. Press the REC key ( ) again to stop the emergency recording.
3. When the panel shows ( ) icon, the system is automatically saving the file.
It takes around 3~4 minutes to complete the file saving (Icon will disappear
while file saving is completed). During this period, the power remains on, but
note that the buttons are not operational.
2.
3.
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Playback
Playback on a TV
1. To play on a TV, connect the drive recorder to the HDTV, TV (optional) or HDMI
(optional) signal line on the TV.
2. The Recorded images will be displayed on the TV as thumbnails.
3. Select the normal recording file you wanted by right (
then press the OK key (
) to start displaying.
) or left key (
) and
4. The Car Camcorder will play the all the movies continuously from the chosen
thumbnail image to the last one.
1.
3.
TV
HD Out
HDMI In
AV-IN Video
AV
Audio
AV cable
Playback on built-in LCD
1. Press the OK key (
mode.
) during recording or preview mode to enter playback
2. Select the normal recording file you wanted by right (
then press the OK key (
3. Emergency and normal file switch: press the up key (
emergency file)
3.
) or left key (
) and
) to start displaying.
3.
7
).(
normal file;
Playback on a PC
1. Remove your memory card from the Car Camcorder and inset it into a Memory
card slot on your PC or a card adapter connected to your PC.
2. Use your PC playback software for the H.264 avi file type. For example: Media
Player Classic, Quick Time, Splash Lite, VLC Media Player, etc.
3. Depending on your PC's effectiveness, video card characteristics, memory size or
Memory card transfer speed, your images may not play smooth and/or sound may
cut in and out.
4. If you rename a file in your PC, it will not be recognized by Car Camcorder
Deleting
Item
Delete One Delete All Lock Cancle
Option
Description
----
Delete current file
Yes/No
Delete all files stored in the memory
Yes/No
The current file can be locked. Select “Yes” to
lock the file, and choose “No” to unlock the file.
Delete function can not delete the locked file.
Format function can delete all locked and
unlocked file.
----
Return to Playback Mode
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Menu Operation
Enter Menu mode
1. Press the Right key ( ) during recording or preview mode to enter Menu mode.
2. Using the Down key ( ) or Up key ( ) to select Menu item and press the
OK key ( ) to confirm.
3. Press the Rec key ( ) to save and exit this setting.
1.
Item
Resolution
Automatic Recording
Mute
Clock
Date Stamp
Slide Show
Volume Control
Option
Description
1080p30fps
Set the video resolution to 1080p (1920 x 1080), 30fps .
720p60fps
Set the video resolution to 720p (1280 x 720), 60fps.
720p30fps
Set the video resolution to 720p (1280 x 720), 30fps.
On
Car Camcorder will start to recording when starting the car.
Off
Disable the Automatic Recording function
Off
Turn off Mute function
On
To mute audio during video recording.
-
To set up date and time.
Off
Turn off the Date Stamp function.
On
Print a date and time mark on the video.
Off
Turn off continuous playback.
On
Indicates turning on continuous playback at playback mode.
Off ~ 100%
Off indicates muting the playback video.
100% indicates increasing volume of the playback video to max.
Off
Bump Auto Record
High Sensitivity
Mid Sensitivity
Default value
Low Sensitivity
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Mode Switching
Smart Mode
In smart mode, if the G-sensor does not detect any vibrations or onscreen
changes within a certain period of time (according to smart mode time
settings), the camera will switch to power saving monitoring mode. If the
onscreen image changes, the camera will enter normal mode, and when
the vehicle experiences severe vibrations (such as a collision), the camera
will start emergency recording (the collision sensitivity can be adjusted).
General Mode
General Mode consists of standard recording. If the vehicle experiences a
severe collision, the camera will automatically enter emergency recording
(the collision sensitivity can be adjusted).
Monitor Mode
Monitor Mode of X3 will automatically change to power saving mode if the
recorded scene does not change for 53 seconds and it will begin recording
at 1fps. When the recorded scene changes, normal 30fps recording will
resume and be saved in a new file. When this function is active, manual
emergency recording is not possible.
0 min
If the G-sensor does not detect vibrations or movement within 10 seconds,
the device enters power saving mode.
1 min
If the G-sensor does not detect vibrations or movement within 1 minute, the
device enters power saving mode.
5 min
If the G-sensor does not detect vibrations or movement within 5 minutes,
the device enters power saving mode.
10 min
If the G-sensor does not detect vibrations or movement within 10 minutes,
the device enters power saving mode.
Off
Default value
10 sec.
The screen will turn off and the device will go into sleep mode if there is no
activity for 10 seconds. Press any button to reactivate the device.
2 min.
The screen will turn off and the device will go into sleep mode if there is no
activity for 2 minutes. Press any button to reactivate the device.
Automatic
Automatic Image Flipping
Off
Default value
Smart Mode Setting
LCD Off
Image Inverse
-2
-1
EV Value
0
1
2
Language
Start Movie
Format
TV System
Default
Return
-
Select the OSD language used for Car Camcorder.
Off
Default value
On
Cancel
Cancel action.
Confirm
Format the memory card. Note that all files stored in the memory card
will be gone.
NTSC
This option is suitable for America, Taiwan, Japan and Korea areas.
PAL
This option is suitable for Germany, England, Italy, Netherland, China, and
Hong Kong areas.
No
Cancel action.
Yes
Restore factory defaults.
Note that your current settings will be overridden.
-
Go back to upper menu
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Specifications
Item
Description
Image sensor
5 Mega CMOS (2592x1944 pixels)
Recording Resolution
FULL HD 1080p/60f (1920 X 1080)
HD 720p/30f (1280 x 720)
HD 720p/60f (1280 x 720)
File format
AVI (AVC/H.264)
Internal memory
32MB Nand Flash for Firmware coding only
External memory
Memory card (SDHC) up to 32 GB
File size (ea.)
5 minute file
LCD display
2.4 inch color LCD
Lens angle
Diagonal 120 degree;Horizontal 110 degree Vertical 80 degree
Lens
F2.0 fixed focus
G-Sensor
Yes
Operation Temperature range
0°C ~ +65°C
Storage Temperature range
-20°C ~ +70°C
Power supply
Cigar car charge (Working voltage DC 10V ~ 30V)
5V/1A adaptor (input AC 100 ~ 240V 50/60Hz) (optional)
White balance
Auto
Exposure control
The default value is zero and can be adjusted manually.
Microphone
Yes
Date/Time (RTC)
Yes
Circling Recording
Yes
Automatic Recording
Yes
Emergency Recording
Yes
Monitor Mode
Yes
Motion Detection
Yes
The screen will automatically
turn off
Yes
The image flips
Yes
Time Stamp keeping time
At least 7.5 days
LED indicator
Green: power on
Red: REC in process Red flashing: SD card not inserted/recognized;can’t recording
Interface
USB 2.0; HDMI/AV output; SD slot Dimensions
101 x 66.5 x 23.7 mm (L x W x H)
Weight
Approx 100 grams
Note: Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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Package Content
Car Recorder
Cigar Car Charger
Bracket
AC adapter
(optional)
HDMI cable
(optional)
AV cable
Quick Guide
All parts shown in the illustration can be purchased separately from local
distributor.
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