[Firmware Update] DR900S (1.006) With Parking Mode Rear Camera Off Feature

New firmware (version 1.006) is available for the DR900S Series, with a new option to turn off the rear camera while in Parking Mode. This update concerns mainly the DR900S-2CH, although a DR900S-1CH update is also available with stability improvements. 

DR900S Series Firmware version 1.006

MODELS CONCERNED:

  • DR900S-1CH, DR900S-2CH

WHAT’S NEW:

  1. New Parking Mode Rear Camera Off feature (DR900S-2CH only) for extended recording time with the front camera in Parking Mode:
    Firmware settings > Basic settings > Rear camera recording in parking mode:

    1. ON :  Front and rear cameras record together.
    2. OFF : Rear camera stops recording 5 minutes after entering parking mode.
      Recording restarts when entering normal mode.
      Benefits:
      – Longer recording time on the microSD card in Parking Mode. 
      – Lower power consumption in Parking Mode.
  2. Stability improvements.

※ Compatible software version:
BlackVue App: Android v2.78 / iOS v2.78 and up.
BlackVue Viewer: Windows v2.02 / Mac v1.25 and up.

Important:

Make sure to use the latest versions of the BlackVue Viewer and App for full compatibility when installing a new firmware version.

How to upgrade:

Via computer:
Go to the DOWNLOADS page to access the latest firmware and installation instructions.

Via the BlackVue App:
Download the firmware to your mobile device (Menu button  on the app’s Home screen > Firmware download) and do a Firmware Over-The-Air upgrade (BLACKVUE WI-FI > Gear icon  > Firmware upgrade (FOTA)). 
Tip: make sure to download the firmware before you connect to your BlackVue in Wi-Fi (since the BlackVue won’t give you the internet connection necessary to download the firmware). If you are already connected to your BlackVue, then disconnect first, download the firwmare, then connect to the BlackVue’s Wi-Fi again. 

 

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