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post Dec 9 2017, 09:49 PM

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Blurjoey, are yi dash cam suitable using this kind memory card?

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post Dec 9 2017, 10:38 PM

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QUOTE(petlu28 @ Dec 9 2017, 09:49 PM)
Blurjoey, are yi dash cam suitable using this kind memory card?
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Can use... I'm using Evo Plus in my dashcams...
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post Dec 10 2017, 01:27 PM

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Do you know if use 16gb & 32gb can record how many hours if set 2.7K setting?

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Can use... I'm using Evo Plus in my dashcams...
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post Dec 10 2017, 09:03 PM

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QUOTE(petlu28 @ Dec 10 2017, 01:27 PM)
Do you know if use 16gb & 32gb can record how many hours if set 2.7K setting?
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Estimated 16GB is less than 1.5 hours. 32GB less than 3 hours.
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If not enough memory will auto replace previous record?

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Estimated 16GB is less than 1.5 hours. 32GB less than 3 hours.
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post Dec 10 2017, 10:15 PM

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QUOTE(petlu28 @ Dec 10 2017, 09:27 PM)
If not enough memory will auto replace previous record?
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All dashcams now have loop recording function where old files get overwritten first when full.
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post Dec 11 2017, 12:23 AM

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Hi.. which one is better, this one or older xiaoyi dashcam?

I'm intending to capture 1080p 60fps only.. thanks
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QUOTE(unixcorp @ Dec 11 2017, 12:23 AM)
Hi.. which one is better, this one or older xiaoyi dashcam?

I'm intending to capture 1080p 60fps only.. thanks
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The Yi King Edition is better and also have 1080p 60fps.
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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Dec 11 2017, 12:03 PM)
The Yi King Edition is better and also have 1080p 60fps.
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Ok bro.. thanks!
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post Dec 11 2017, 04:28 PM

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Just to share with dashcam kakis here, this is a spectacular dashcam at spectacular deal. Outstanding dark performance and capacitor instead of battery. I bought mine last 11.11 for 430yuan + 10% discount but tomorrow 12.12 the price suppose to be even better, 399-30 + RM20 off (if pay with REVPAY and having Tmall points). No problem thank work locally and come with English interface.Let me know if you wish for more info from me.
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QUOTE(TAYLOL @ Dec 11 2017, 04:28 PM)
Just to share with dashcam kakis here, this is a spectacular dashcam at spectacular deal. Outstanding dark performance and capacitor instead of battery. I bought mine last 11.11 for 430yuan + 10% discount but tomorrow 12.12 the price suppose to be even better, 399-30 + RM20 off (if pay with REVPAY and having Tmall points). No problem thank work locally and come with English interface.Let me know if you wish for more info from me.
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Any day and night video samples? You can do a review in the review section for this dashcam.
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post Dec 11 2017, 11:48 PM

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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Dec 11 2017, 10:45 PM)
Any day and night video samples? You can do a review in the review section for this dashcam.
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I am a dahscam kaki (bought 5-6 dashcams to date) but never actually installed one myself cause lazy do wiring on my car, LOL...

Perhaps one day I try to mount it and take for a ride then show it here.
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QUOTE(TAYLOL @ Dec 11 2017, 11:48 PM)
I am a dahscam kaki (bought 5-6 dashcams to date) but never actually installed one myself cause lazy do wiring on my car, LOL...

Perhaps one day I try to mount it and take for a ride then show it here.
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Sure thing. Can post in this thread also...

https://forum.lowyat.net/topic/2967145
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post Dec 14 2017, 09:11 AM

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Xiaomi Mijia got king edition?
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post Dec 14 2017, 09:58 AM

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QUOTE(wkalvin @ Dec 14 2017, 09:11 AM)
Xiaomi Mijia got king edition?
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This is Mi. King Edition is only from Yi.
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post Dec 16 2017, 03:26 AM

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I have just received my unit.
Trying the firmware upgrade as instructed here. http://www.xiaoyi.com/yicarcam6/firmware.html

Problem is, no matter which way of the two (normal and emergency update) my unit will request for SD card format instead of Step 4 in the guide.
The firmware upgrade doesn't prompt at all and ask for SD format ranting.gif

Am i missing anything not included in the instruction? current firmware is V 1.01.004
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post Dec 17 2017, 02:28 PM

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QUOTE(Arylikh @ Dec 16 2017, 03:26 AM)
I have just received my unit.
Trying the firmware upgrade as instructed here. http://www.xiaoyi.com/yicarcam6/firmware.html

Problem is, no matter which way of the two (normal and emergency update) my unit will request for SD card format instead of Step 4 in the guide.
The firmware upgrade doesn't prompt at all and ask for SD format  ranting.gif

Am i missing anything not included in the instruction? current firmware is V 1.01.004
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How about updating using the Yi dashcam app?

I know the latest version removes the english menu.
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post Dec 17 2017, 09:50 PM

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Was there a prompt to change pw for the dash cam? I didn't get any

Also I seem to have problems connecting to it

2 out of maybe 10 times successful connection..other than that either can't detect via wifi or says pw incorrect

Using latest IOS
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post Dec 18 2017, 04:54 AM

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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Dec 17 2017, 02:28 PM)
How about updating using the Yi dashcam app?

I know the latest version removes the english menu.
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Could you provide a screenshot of the update screen in the yi app. mine seems to be missing this option. Is there a Chinese version of this app other than from the android market.

Thanks.
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post Dec 31 2017, 12:53 AM

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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Dec 9 2017, 07:04 PM)
You mean firmware V-1.01.017?

http://www.xiaoyi.com/dash/firmware/download/yicarcam6.html

Not yet as I read someone updated and lost the English menu. Waiting for confirmation from Yi on this.
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Confirm fw v-1.01.017 upgrade removes the English UI
Saw the update when connect the cam via app...took the bait

Now I loss the English UI
Any idea how to revert to old fw ? Or other fw ?

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