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Vantrue T2 24 7 Surveillance Super Capacitor Dash Cam 1920x1080P 2 0 LCD 160 Car Dashboard Camera w Wave Guard Parking Mode Recorder OBD Hardwire Night Vision Sony Sensor Support 256GB Max

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.0
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
167
Old Reviews
0
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Full HD 1080p
RESOLUTION
Yes
VIDEO
262144 GB
MEMORY
Micro SD
SD CARD TYPE

Review Summary - 157 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Fit
 57
mount, windshield, dash cams, suction cup mount, vantrue t2
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The dash cam looks aesthetically pleasing. ... Overall, I would recommend this product for anybody who is looking for an effective dash cam.  ...  "
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" ...  I highly suggest you continue your search for a better dash cam.  ...  "
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" ...  It is such a great dash camera, easy to install and small for space reduction!  ...  "
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" ...  - The Vantrue T2 dash cam. ... - A suction cup mount to stick on the car's windshield. ... - A mini USB to car power outlet cord for powering the dash cam. ... The suction cup mount works really well. ... We can plug the dash cam into the standard cigarette lighter port in the car. ... What’s really cool is that we can plug the dash cam into the OBD2 port of the car, which is usually underneath the steering wheel. ... I’d recommend this dash cam to all of my friends.  ...  "
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" ...  The T2 Vantrue dash cam is just awesome overall dash cam. ... I had other dash cams before, I have to say that this one is the real winner, the best I have used so far, it can read all street signs and plate numbers when viewing recorded video and more. ... Overall this is a wonderful dash cam, it gives you peace of mind when you are driving or when the car is parked.  ...  "
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" ...  You can tell they put a lot of thought and time when creating this dash cam.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with the new mount that doesn't get loose over time like the previous version which is a real plus.  ...  "
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" ...  The T2 works well enough, not perfect though (no dash cam is).  ...  "
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Ease of Use
 37
easy to install, install, easy to use, setup, easy to set
+100%
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" ...  It is super easy to use and install in your vehicle.  ...  "
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" ...  Navigating the dash cam via the buttons is easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to set up (I used the OBD plug to enable the sentry mode), and does the job well.  ...  "
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" ...  It's super easy to download the videos from it, and easy to install it, my only wish is that it was easy to remove if you decide to place it somewhere else or need to take the camera on/off on a daily basis like I do.  ...  "
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" ...  Interface is very intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  That information is easy to find and in excellent english. ... It’s easy enough to navigate through all the settings with the included display and that’s good enough for me. ... Usage is pretty simple and there’s no ambiguity in the menu options.  ...  "
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" ...  I do like how easy it is to use, no extra software to install in order to view your videos.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up was quick and easy.  ...  "
Camera
 35
video, pictures, dash, vantrue, quality
+89%
-11%
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" ...  I'll update my review after more drivetime with it, but so far, I'm really happy with this camera.  ...  "
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" ...  I have included pictures with my new Vantrue T2 on the left of the photo and my old mini 0805P on the right.  ...  "
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" ...  Very impressed with camera.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality of the pictures and video are awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  This camera comes ready to go with the exception of a memory card for which you must purchase separately.  ...  "
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" ...  It has good lowlight sensitivity and captures great daytime shots.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to say, I love this camera.  ...  "
Setup
 34
easy to install, install, setup, installation, super easy
+100%
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" ...  Hooked up in my vehicle was easy to due. ... Directions were easy to read  ...  "
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" ...  Although it is not yet installed on my car (will be doing that within the next couple weeks - a pretty simple installation that anyone can do) but have tested the video and audio quality by plugging it into a USB wall charger.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was all pretty easy and very similar the the N2.  ...  "
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" ...  With a quick 10 minutes installation, it's good to go.  ...  "
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" ...  How easy was it to install? ... It was superbly easy to install.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up was quick and easy.  ...  "
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" ...  First off, installation was a breeze - hubby got it up and running in under 10 minutes, and this time, unlike the last model, the sd card really was able to be formatted ON the camera. ... Setup is self explanatory on the device, as there's only so many buttons that you can press.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to set up (I used the OBD plug to enable the sentry mode), and does the job well.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 25
picture, video, clear, image, day and night
+100%
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" ...  I've only tested this at night so far, and the image quality is great!  ...  "
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" ...  - Very good video resolution  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is crystal clear.  ...  "
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" ...  The video quality and sound are excellent and the settings are easy and just want you need.  ...  "
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" ...  Beautiful picture and audio.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price it's well worth it, the image quality is excellent even at night time.  ...  "
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" ...  At the end of the day the most important thing is image quality and I think this does a great job  ...  "
Cables
 24
cigarette lighter, parking, obd power cable, port, obd ii power
+96%
-4%
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" ...  It installed quickly with the ODB connector in my car and hid the power wire up to the top of the windshield.  ...  "
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" ...  - Car Charger with 10ft car charger cable that plugs into your cigarette lighter,  ...  "
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" ...  Ive been using it with the obd connector in my car so far no issues  ...  "
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" ...  It installed quickly and the OBD power cord made it easy to hide the power cable.  ...  "
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" ...  I was also impressed that they include a data/short USB cable plus a power adapter cable and ODBII cable.  ...  "
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" ...  The cables are more than long enough so you can stash them behind your headliner and A pillar to reach your cigarette lighter or OBD2 port.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the included OBD port cable.  ...  "
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" ...  It has many features if used together with the OBD-II power cable that came in the box. ... Two options to power the camera: use either the OBD-II power cable or the 12V power cable.  ...  "
Storage
 23
sd card, memory, micro sd card, 256gb, microsd card
+74%
-26%
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" ...  PS - If you update the firmware to the newest version (link below) you can install up to a 256gb micro SD card on the unit! ... Basically just download this file, format your SD card on the camera unit itself through settings, connect the SD with the camera to the computer and copy the update file to the main directory.  ...  "
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" ...  Likes: good price, lots of features, good storage capability with microSD card (gotta buy that separately), small size so unobtrusive.  ...  "
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" ...  Parking Wave is fantastic, I would recommend customizing the sensitivity to "Far" because you will fill up the SD card fast even though it has overlapping recording and also try to buy a larger capacity SD card if possible.  ...  "
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" ...  So I will recommend customizing the sensitivity to "Far" because you will fill up the SD card fast even though it has overlapping recording.  ...  "
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" ...  Have 32Gb card but think of purchasing 128/256Gb.  ...  "
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" ...  If I had notice that I would pick a bigger memory card.  ...  "
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" ...  For this specific model, the day time video capture is super clear, I went with the 64 GB SD card (high performance) and so far haven't had any issues with video recording.  ...  "
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" ...  Once I installed the mount and SD card, it was easy to set up and use.  ...  "
Ports
 22
usb, car, obd, usb port, mini usb cable
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The cam comes with a usb data cable, car power adaptor that also includes a usb port so you can charge your phone and power the cam at the same time.  ...  "
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" ...  Be sure to use a USB wall plug or portable phone charger to get it set up - speaking of - setting up is a breeeeeze!  ...  "
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" ...  While it was plugged via usb/plug outlet, the camera powered up no problem. ... Again electrical usb/plug outlet works fine, Car lighter .  ...  "
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" ...  However, you can still use the OBD power port to set your camera up.  ...  "
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" ...  USB Mini B is old and not fast at transferring content.  ...  "
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" ...  By using this port to power the dash cam, it will have power 24/7!  ...  "
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" ...  Just plug it to your car's ODB port and it will record everything.  ...  "
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" ...  With mini USB that come with the box I easily connect with my laptop and access files on my SD card which BTW is samsung EVO 32 GB working perfectly.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 20
stopped working, days, working, two weeks, stopped
+30%
-70%
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" ...  I've also had issues with the software not working, which took Vantrue a month or two to resolve.  ...  "
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" ...  the camera stopped working  ...  "
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" ...  I bought one right before X-mas and within a week the screen didn't turn on and it stopped working. ... I few days later the replacement did the same thing and stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  We tried multiple times, it still did not work. ... Now, it simply quit working.  ...  "
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" ...  Just got into an accident and the file that I need is corrupted.  ...  "
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" ...  I have two problems however.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked for about three weeks, and then it stopped sticking to the dashboard.  ...  "
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" ...  UPDATE: Had unit for around 2 months.  ...  "
Night Photography
 17
video, recording, situations, quality, mode
+100%
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" ...  Night time video is well exposed in dark areas, but very grainy (the price of boosting exposure levels in dark areas).  ...  "
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" ...  It has good lowlight sensitivity and captures great daytime shots.  ...  "
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" ...  - Solid day & night time video quality.  ...  "
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" ...  The best part is that the images are crystal clear, even at low light.  ...  "
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" ...  Video quality is good at night.  ...  "
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" ...  It also comes with superior night vision so you can even record video at night with HD quality,  ...  "
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" ...  Nice resolution and I can see the license plate at night:)  ...  "
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" ...   Dashcam produces good daytime footage.  ...  "
Video Playback
 16
videos, quality, clear, good, resolution
+94%
-6%
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" ...  It keeps on recording and overwriting the old video.  ...  "
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" ...  You just get videos.  ...  "
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" ...  High video quality.  ...  "
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" ...  The resolution is very good, too, with 1080p HD a which provides amazing playback videos (see attached sample video). ... - Very good video resolution  ...  "
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" ...  Video and audio quality are superb. ... Recorded videos are very clear may it be day time or night time.  ...  "
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" ...  This adds extra work when combining video clips in a video editor - I have to remove exactly 30 frames to combine the video clips seamlessly.  ...  "
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" ...  Which will give you close to two days of 24/7 captured video.  ...  "
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" ...  If for some reason someone backs into your car it locks the video so you can watch it later.  ...  "
GPS
 15
mount, buy, speed, module, t2
+87%
-13%
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" ...  This camera does it all and with the addition of the GPS receiver, its even better.  ...  "
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" ...  We also bought the GPS add-on, which allows you to see a map of where your car was during recording.  ...  "
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" ...  I chose the GPS mount, works perfect and logs speed and GPS position on picture or video.  ...  "
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" ...  I used the GPS mount for this one because it is my primary business use car and if i forget to log the trip I can just check the GPS video data for notes.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the small size and GPS addon capability if i so desired it.  ...  "
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" ...  The T2 also has the ability to track GPS and Speed . ... "You must buy a separate GPS mount from Vantrue."  ...  "
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" ...  I also got the gps mount and it worked very well.  ...  "
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" ...  The extra GPS module works very well too.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 15
lcd, display, n2, larger, enough
+93%
-7%
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" ...  It’s easy enough to navigate through all the settings with the included display and that’s good enough for me.  ...  "
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" ...  The larger 2" screen just makes viewing things that much easier.  ...  "
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" ...  However, a great feature is that the camera screen shuts off while driving but it's still recording at the same time so it's not a distraction.  ...  "
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" ...  2 inch display is much better than 1.5” on N2 Pro.  ...  "
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" ...  The only cons I can say, the same as my other dashcams is that I hoped that the screen is already touch screen for better navigation.  ...  "
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" ...  It isn't bulky and the screen is the perfect size.  ...  "
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" ...  There is also an option to rotate the screen so that you can mount and stand the dashcam vertically.  ...  "
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" ...  doesn't feel cheap and I like the lcd screen, its nice and bright and seems like its always focused.  ...  "
Suction
 14
suction, suction cup, windshield, dash cam, mount
+93%
-7%
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" ...  The suction cup is great on glass (and I mean GREAT) but will not hold on those dots.  ...  "
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" ...  The suction cup mount is very strong and will not come loose.  ...  "
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" ...  GPS suction cup ... Currently, I'm just using the suction cup that came with it.  ...  "
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" ...  -One of the biggest issues with Dash Cams is the suction mount and as you can see from pictures from other and what I have on hand is that the compression suction mounts are the best and is whats included with this unit.  ...  "
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" ...  The GPS function works well with the optional GPS suction cup. ... The suction cup makes it easy to adjust the position of the unit, and also makes it easy to rotate the unit to the side, or around 180 degrees, something you can't do with units that are mounted via adhesive tape.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a very easy to install and use dash cam, it came with a suction cup mount that is well designed for it's intended purpose and it stays put.  ...  "
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" ...  GPS: There is an available GPS option that can be added by buying a different suction cup.  ...  "
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" ...  - Suction mechanism is very sturdy  ...  "
Build Quality
 14
feel, texture, seems, place, cheap
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Protect yourself and arm yourself with a good solid Dashcam.  ...  "
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" ...  Time will tell how durable this product is as I only got this for weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  Build quality is solid.  ...  "
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" ...  the capacitor seems pretty robust.  ...  "
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" ...  The build quality is excellent in every way, it is solid and designed to utilize every cm of its build.  ...  "
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" ...  The plastics of the unit are high quality and the unit itself has a solid feel.  ...  "
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" ...  The reason I gave a 3 star rating on durability is because it’s brand new and hasn’t proven the durability.  ...  "
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" ...  After unbox it, t2 itself seems solid, all attachments are well packaged.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 13
quality, video, audio, picture, clear
+92%
-8%
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" ...  The video quality and sound are excellent and the settings are easy and just want you need.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera records in good video and sound quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Beautiful picture and audio.  ...  "
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" ...  I know that might sound trivial, but there is a lot of thought put into how this product is packaged and the quality of the packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  Video and audio quality are superb.  ...  "
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" ...  - No start-up chime/sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice quality sound and yes, you can see the license plate.  ...  "
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" ...  This T2 audio and video recorder is great and very high quality.  ...  "
Features
 13
features, feature, packed, mode, easy to use
+85%
-15%
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" ...  The cam has lots of features, that are easily accessible from the cam itself.  ...  "
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" ...  Also,I haven't explored the WaveGaurd parking feature as of yet .  ...  "
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" ...  What good is park mode without IR?  ...  "
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" ...  Bought after almost getting hit by someone running a red light.  ...  "
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" ...  I never have seen such a product with so many cool features.  ...  "
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" ...  I like this design most among all the functions.  ...  "
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" ...  The wave guard parking mode is a great feature.  ...  "
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" ...  Feature packed and compact.  ...  "
Software Platform
 11
interface, card, video, user, file
+55%
-45%
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" ...  Software update from their website solved this problem and the camera works properly.  ...  "
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" ...  Interface is very intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  How is the user interface? ... The user interface is fine - nothing special to write home about.  ...  "
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" ...  The accompanying software is (which you have to download) is very good.  ...  "
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" ...  Updates to follow .  ...  "
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" ...  Great company to work with and very active on social media.  ...  "
Video Recording
 11
recording, camera, quality, lcd, 1080p
+100%
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" ...  I’m very impressed by the quality of the video recording.  ...  "
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" ...  It keeps on recording and overwriting the old video.  ...  "
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" ...  The loop recording mode lets you set it to record in 1/3/5 minute video chunks.  ...  "
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" ...  The video quality: The quality is pretty high compared to my other so called 1080p cameras that turned out choppy and this one is not.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera records in good video and sound quality.  ...  "
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" ...  This gives you a 160° motion video surveillance in front of your vehicle.  ...  "
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" ...  - It is 1080p 30fps camera.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera still produces excellent video quality.  ...  "
Memory
 10
64gb, memory cards, memory, 256gb, 64 gb
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I drive a mini van folks. ... All wins from this "just drive and go" Mom!  ...  "
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" ...  - It acts as a mass storage device when connected to PC or MAC. ... If I had notice that I would pick a bigger memory card.  ...  "
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" ...  You run out of memory very fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Likes: good price, lots of features, good storage capability with microSD card (gotta buy that separately), small size so unobtrusive.  ...  "
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" ...  Have 32Gb card but think of purchasing 128/256Gb.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the features that attracted me was the ability to use larger than 32 GB memory cards. ... I didn't have any 256 GB memory cards for testing but I do have 128 GB cards. ... So I tested this with 32 GB, 64 GB, and 128 GB's cards and they all performed flawlessly!!  ...  "
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" ...  Inserted a 64 GB Sandisk U3 card and formatted it.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought the Samsung 64GB 100MB/s (U3) MicroSDXC EVO Select Memory Card with Adapter which you can find here: Samsung 64GB 100MB/s (U3) MicroSDXC EVO Select Memory Card with Adapter (MB-ME64GA/AM) ... The camera supports up to 256GB but the 64GB is plenty of room to record.  ...  "
Price
 10
price, money, well, waste, dashcam
+70%
-30%
comment
" ...  But, I gave in, and because I finally had to agree that this was worth the price, I decided to share my findings -  ...  "
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" ...   My first dashcam was a fairly inexpensive brand at around 50 bucks and it didn't last very long so I looked around at what others were using and eventually bought a Vantrue N2 as a replacement .  ...  "
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" ...  It 's worth the price and you won't regret.  ...  "
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" ...  Compared with other cams with similar price range, t2 no doubt worth its price considering quality and functionality.  ...  "
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" ...  Although this dashcam is on the pricier side, I think it is well worth every penny spent.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price on sale I'd say it's worth it for what it does.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is reasonable as well.  ...  "
Controls
 9
buttons, menu, dash cam, next, key
+78%
-22%
comment
" ...  Setup is self explanatory on the device, as there's only so many buttons that you can press.  ...  "
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" ...  button that allows you to save the last 60 seconds of video to a separate folder.  ...  "
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" ...  On the dash cam, without going into the menu, you can turn the sound option on or off. ... Critical dash cam operating buttons can be found on the product without having to access the menu, which is pretty convenient.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been able to capture photos with it by using the button on the unit and to lock certain videos for later review.  ...  "
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" ...  Navigating the dash cam via the buttons is easy.  ...  "
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" ...  This gets recorded in the video once you have put in the settings menu.  ...  "
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" ...  The buttons are responsive and feel very solidly built, which is something I was at first skeptical about before getting the unit but suffice it to say that this is built to last with quality in mind.  ...  "
Resolution
 9
quality, hd, video, resolution, records
+100%
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" ...  It records at 1080p or 720p resolution with 160° angle to capture almost everything that is happening.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera is 1080p, not 4k like other cameras but the quality is just fine.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it records in 1080p and HDR.  ...  "
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" ...  The resolution is very good, too, with 1080p HD a which provides amazing playback videos (see attached sample video). ... - Very good video resolution  ...  "
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" ...  Another features that is very key for me is the 1080P HD Sony sensor and the 2" LCD screen.  ...  "
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" ...  It records with top-notch 1080P HD video quality and survives the 105 degree fahrenheit California sun. ... 1080P HD video quality – when I review the video it is crystal clear, I can easily make out street names, signs, stores, license plates, etc. ... It also comes with superior night vision so you can even record video at night with HD quality,  ...  "
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" ...  The New VanTrue T2 with larger screen than the N2 plus 1080p.  ...  "
Charging
 9
charger, obd, car charger cable, usb port, cigarette lighter
+100%
comment
" ...  - Car Charger with 10ft car charger cable that plugs into your cigarette lighter ... **The car charger plug also comes with an additional USB port so you can also plug in your smart phones**  ...  "
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" ...  It has a built-in charging port that makes running the power cable discretely very easy.  ...  "
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" ...  The cam comes with a usb data cable, car power adaptor that also includes a usb port so you can charge your phone and power the cam at the same time. ... I would recommend you use the OBD adapter if possible, especially if you just want to leave the camera in the car at all times.  ...  "
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" ...  You can operatet the dash cam both using car charger as well with the OBD power which has low voltage protection.  ...  "
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" ...  Be sure to use a USB wall plug or portable phone charger to get it set up - speaking of - setting up is a breeeeeze!  ...  "
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" ...  You can twist the blue LED cover and it reveals a USB port - handy for charging your phone.  ...  "
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" ...  - Car Charger with 10ft car charger cable that plugs into your cigarette lighter,  ...  "
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" ...  Car Charger with 10ft car charger cable that plugs into your cigarette lighter, ... The car charger cable or the OBD connects to either the mount or the camera itself.  ...  "
Marketplace
 8
like, attached, advertised, return, days
+63%
-38%
comment
" ...  I used it and review afterwards and saw my photo and video were both preserve.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  I got on their website and it did help.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve included pictures of what I received in the box with this review.  ...  "
Battery Life
 8
rechargeable, car battery, capacitor, vs, temperatures
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  Since it is OBD it will not drain your car battery.  ...  "
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" ...  I will test it for a while and see how long it lasts.  ...  "
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" ...  Much better for reliability and longevity than a lithium ion battery, which will degrade and have a higher potential for failure over time.  ...  "
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" ...  Whether this be provided by your car or a battery pack, it’s something to know in advance. ... Since it uses a capacitor vs a battery it should last even longer than my previous camera, which was 5 years.  ...  "
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" ...  As mentioned above, this camera is full of features including being a Capacitor camera vs built in rechargeable battery. ... But we do live in a cold environment today where low temperatures can still effect rechargeable batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  Since it is OBD it will not drain your car battery.  ...  "
Microphone
 7
recording, video, sound, record, quality
+57%
-43%
comment
" ...  Clear and crisp audio recording(can also be turned off).  ...  "
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" ...  This T2 audio and video recorder is great and very high quality.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't had any issues with missing recordings.  ...  "
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" ...  - Records audio along with video, obviously  ...  "
Other
 6
motion, g, sony, sensors, sensitive
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  The motion sensor is accurate and recorded every movement it triggers.  ...  "
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" ...  The great aspect of this is that the G sensor detects collision, so if someone hits your car while it is parked, it can detect the exact time aside from recording it.  ...  "
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" ...  It captures a fair amount of events since it’s motion based.  ...  "
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" ...  Its simple to plug in and supplies your camera with continuous power as well as comes with a motion sensor.  ...  "
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" ...  I am going to assume it is because they used a SONY image sensor which makes the quality better, still 30 FPS.  ...  "
Color
 6
night, colors, picture, clear
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  Picture is clear and nice color.  ...  "
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" ...  The videos from the camera have saturated colors but washed out whites.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Aside from that the colors and video quality are awesome both day and night.  ...  "
comment
" ...  You can color me happy just on that alone!  ...  "
Device Stand
 6
windshield, like, also, time, get
+100%
comment
" ...  There is also an option to rotate the screen so that you can mount and stand the dashcam vertically. ... Mount is easy to uses, attaches to window  ...  "
comment
" ...  - Well-designed mount.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Also impressive is the mounting system.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I also like the windshield mount.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It comes with the new mount that doesn't get loose over time like the previous version which is a real plus.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The amazing mount: This mount is truly amazing, not only is it like a GPS mount with a ball but it is flexible enough that i was able to get just the right angle on my windshield to get the tip of my hood and not be pointing completely at the sky the entire time.  ...  "
User Manual
 5
parking, mode, happy, user, really
+100%
comment
" ...  But, the manual is fairly well written, and I was able to find whatever I needed on there, if I couldn't wing it on my own - because let's face it - who likes to read instructions?  ...  "
comment
" ...  At the beginning I was very happy it really worked in parking mode as described in manual.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But I’m very happy to report that it works as one would expect in parking mode as stated in the manual.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I suggested to them to update the Manual to mention this function.  ...  "
comment
" ...  For once, the user manual is written in pretty decent English so it is easy to comprehend.  ...  "
For Travel
 5
videos, trips, times, road, random
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I used the GPS mount for this one because it is my primary business use car and if i forget to log the trip I can just check the GPS video data for notes.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Hope to record our travels.  ...  "
comment
" ...  That is fine with me because all I want is to record the road.  ...  "
comment
" ...  And your road trips will be recorded for prosperity or preparation for insurance claims.  ...  "
Returns
 5
date, tried
+20%
-80%
comment
" ...  When I tried to retrieve the  ...  "
comment
" ...  This was purchased in November and now Amazon says the return end date was Jan 31, 2019.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Unfortunately I have to uninstall, return both and move on.  ...  "
Product As Described
 5
like, attached, advertised
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I used it and review afterwards and saw my photo and video were both preserve.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I’ve included pictures of what I received in the box with this review.  ...  "
Display Size
 5
inch, smaller, n2, looks, 5
+100%
comment
" ...  It isn't bulky and the screen is the perfect size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Another thing I like is the 2 inch LCD screen. ... It actually looks humongous compared to my other dash cam’s 1.5 inch screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  2 inch display is much better than 1.5” on N2 Pro.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The unit is a bit smaller than the Falcon and the screen looks very good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My first impressions are that the new larger screen is a nice improvement from the N2's smaller screen.  ...  "
Size
 5
screen, feature
+100%
comment
" ...  Feature packed and compact.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It isn't bulky and the screen is the perfect size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The new design is better for one handed access and is more compact.  ...  "
comment
" ...  All in a nice compact unit that easily mounts.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This is a huge plus in my book.  ...  "
Design
 5
+100%
comment
" ...  Also, it's got a streamlined look, and doesn't distract too much, once installed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like this design most among all the functions.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The dash cam looks aesthetically pleasing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Pretty neat implementation.  ...  "
comment
" ...  kinda soft and rubbery feeling.  ...  "
Comfort
 5
hands, feel, texture, solid, key
+100%
comment
" ...  Got this one for my daughter who is getting a little bit longer commute and I just feel you just need to be able to "watch your six" so to speak.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Better made, it feels a lot stronger in your hands, doesn't feel cheap.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The construction is extremely solid with non-slip rubber texture on the outside.  ...  "
comment
" ...  kinda soft and rubbery feeling.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My recent mini 0805P was due for retirement, this new one is hands down the best one I have used.  ...  "
For Kids
 4
kids, christmas
+100%
comment
" ...  Gave it to my son for Christmas.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I had my 10 year old daughter install this camera while I watched.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Anyhow, this would be nice for monitoring kids driving etc.  ...  "
comment
" ...  So now my children are really thinking about how things progressed to the point of fighting.  ...  "
Apps
 4
wifi, video, process
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  The accompanying software is (which you have to download) is very good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The files are easy to view and don't require any special software.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great company to work with and very active on social media.  ...  "
Overall performance
 4
memory
+100%
comment
" ...  You run out of memory very fast.  ...  "
comment
" ...  All of that was wrapped up with a simple interface that got the job done.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Never disappointed with the quality or performance.  ...  "
Drivers
 3
drivers, accident, truck, long, case
-100%
comment
" ...  I purchased as I wanted high video quality, and a long skinny profile so that the camera wouldn't be visible from the driver's seat. ... I've been hitting it every time a driver does something stupid in front of me, for a year long 'bad drivers' compilation.  ...  "
comment
" ...  That is very important in accident just in case the driver doesnt stopzx  ...  "
comment
" ...  I recently had a minor accident and to my disbelief the other driver lied about the circumstances.  ...  "
Lagging
 3
detection, start
-100%
comment
" ...  It also randomly records when there's been no motion.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Unlike other dashcams where it only records when a vibration occurs, this cam has a motion detection as well to trigger recording when parked.  ...  "
comment
" ...  and keeps on recording even tho there is no detection.  ...  "
Cable Length
 3
port, long, headliner, enough, cables
+100%
comment
" ...  The cables are more than long enough so you can stash them behind your headliner and A pillar to reach your cigarette lighter or OBD2 port.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Used OBD cable to connect to power.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The included cables are plenty long enough to snake under the headliner and A piller to the ODB port.  ...  "
Delivery
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Frankly I was pleasantly surprised how neatly it was packaged up.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Below are the contents inside the box:  ...  "
Call quality
 3
car, calls
+100%
comment
" ...  and you won't hear me say THAT a lot either :-)  ...  "
comment
" ...  I had several close calls while driving and decided it was time for a video camera in the car. ... By close calls, I mean people running stop signs, red lights or changing lanes suddenly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  First, it is amazing for recalling conversations. ... Have you ever been in the car with your family and enjoying your ride listening to the radio or talking with someone like your spouse.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  708.66 meters
Connectivity
GPS:  Yes 
USB:  Yes 
Camera
Video:  Yes 
Memory
Memory:  262144 GB
SD Card Type:  Micro SD 
Display
Resolution:  Full HD 1080p 
Full HD 1080p
RESOLUTION
Yes
VIDEO
262144 GB
MEMORY
Micro SD
SD CARD TYPE