The following diagrams explain each part of the BlackVue dashcam.
Front camera #
A) Lock button
B) Mounting bracket
C) Front security LED:
: Lights on during normal mode, time-lapse parking mode and time-lapse recording, motion detection standby in parking mode.
: Blinks slowly when Standby recoding (i) in Normal, Manual, Event mode (ii) and time-lapse/motion in parking mode
D) Camera lens
A) Bluetooth/ Wi-Fi/ LTE LED:
: Lights yellow when LTE is connected.
: Blinks Yellow i) slowly when Bluetooth is paired or, ii) quickly when Bluetooth is pairing mode.
: Lights White when Wi-Fi is connected.
: Blinks White i) slowly when it trying to connect to Wi-Fi or, ii) quickly when LTE/Wi-Fi is turning off.
B) Recording LED:
: Lights Orange in Normal mode.
: Blinks Orange in standby recoding.
: Lights Red in Manual and Event mode.
: Lights Green in Time-lapse and motion in parking mode.
C) GPS LED
: Lights orange in normal mode.
A) Proximity Sensor LED:
: Lights when proximity sensor is triggered.
B) Proximity Sensor:
Touch or wave a finger within 20mm of the sensor to trigger a customizable function.
• Available options:
– Turn on/off audio recording (default)
– Manual recording trigger
A) Format button
B) Rear camera connection port
C) Wi-Fi button: Press once to turn on/off Wi-Fi.
D) MicroSD card slot
F) DC in (power connector)
Removing and inserting the front camera #
A) Connectivity details label: Default Wi-Fi SSID / Default Wi-Fi password / Cloud code / QR code
B) SIM card slot
• To remove the dashcam from its bracket, press the LOCK button and pull the dashcam out of the mounting bracket.
• To insert the dashcam into its bracket, push the dashcam into the mounting bracket until it “clicks” in.
Rear camera #
A) Illumination Sensor
B) Camera Lens
C) V out (Front camera connection port)
D) External Mounting Bracket
E) IR LED
The illumination sensor detects when it is dark and activates the 6 IR LEDs which help to pick up more detail in dark areas.
The rear camera housing is completely dust-proof and waterproof (tested to function normally after being immersed in 1m of water for 30 minutes). The integrated hood helps shield the lens from the elements.