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> Blueskysea B1W, Good budget discreet dashcam (Review)

blurjoey
post Dec 9 2017, 03:50 PM, updated 2w ago

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Author's Note: The full review can be found here. My review blog for my other reviews: jwtechreviews.com

Thanks to Shenzhen Smartway Technology Co., Ltd for sending over their latest Blueskysea B1W for review.

Aliexpress product page: Blueskysea B1W


Technical Specs:
β€’ Processor: Novatek GM8135S
β€’ Sensor: Sony Exmor IMX323
β€’ Viewing angle: 150Β° wide angle 6G lens
β€’ Resolution: 1920Γ—1080 30fps, 1280Γ—720 30fps
β€’ Support up to 64GB microSD card
β€’ Built-in super capacitor
β€’ Built-in Wi-Fi
β€’ 360Β° rotatable camera body
β€’ Parking mode (requires hardwire kit)


The box
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Open box
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Contents
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β€’ B1W
β€’ Car charger
β€’ Hardwire kit
β€’ MicroUSB cable
β€’ Spare mounting tape x2
β€’ Microfibre cloth
β€’ Manual in English


B1W
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Tape mount
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Car charger
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Hardwire kit
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MicroUSB cable
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Spare mounting tapes & microfibre cloth
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Manual in English
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Test setup
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Will be using a 32GB Samsung Evo+ UHS-1 for the recordings


Initial firmware version out of the box
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Blueskysea B1W app
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It’s a really nice, easy and quick app


Videos
Recorded in 1920Γ—1080 30fps with an overall bit rate of 12.5 Mb/s.










Final thoughts
This is a very small and discreet dashcam with good quality videos for day and night. A good budget dashcam.

The B1W app is very easy and straightforward to use.

The B1W is also a good candidate to be used as a rear dashcam with its small design.
ck2006
post Feb 8 2018, 08:24 AM

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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Dec 9 2017, 03:50 PM)
Author's Note: The full review can be found here. My review blog for my other reviews: jwtechreviews.com

Thanks to Shenzhen Smartway Technology Co., Ltd for sending over their latest Blueskysea B1W for review.

Aliexpress product page: Blueskysea B1W
Technical Specs:
β€’ Processor: Novatek GM8135S
β€’ Sensor: Sony Exmor IMX323
β€’ Viewing angle: 150Β° wide angle 6G lens
β€’ Resolution: 1920Γ—1080 30fps, 1280Γ—720 30fps
β€’ Support up to 64GB microSD card
β€’ Built-in super capacitor
β€’ Built-in Wi-Fi
β€’ 360Β° rotatable camera body
β€’ Parking mode (requires hardwire kit)
The box


Final thoughts
This is a very small and discreet dashcam with good quality videos for day and night. A good budget dashcam.

The B1W app is very easy and straightforward to use.

The B1W is also a good candidate to be used as a rear dashcam with its small design.
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Overall good, only the design little weak.... May i know where go get more infor for this BlueSkySea background (i fully cannot find it company).
blurjoey
post Feb 8 2018, 10:57 AM

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QUOTE(ck2006 @ Feb 8 2018, 08:24 AM)
Overall good, only the design little weak.... May i know where go get more infor for this BlueSkySea background (i fully cannot find it company).
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They don't have a website if not mistaken. Only found this in Alibaba. I know from a friend that BlueSkySea is one of the top manufacturers in China.

https://blueskysea.en.alibaba.com/
ck2006
post Feb 9 2018, 07:37 AM

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QUOTE(blurjoey @ Feb 8 2018, 10:57 AM)
They don't have a website if not mistaken. Only found this in Alibaba. I know from a friend that BlueSkySea is one of the top manufacturers in China.

https://blueskysea.en.alibaba.com/
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If no website, how abt firmware update? If technical problems will big problems....πŸ™
ck2006
post Feb 9 2018, 08:39 AM

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http://www.coshinegroup.com/s/index.html

https://coshine100.1688.com

What i can get from web abt this company...

VIOFO brand also under Blueskysea??? from the website also can find a lot VIOFO product infor...

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blurjoey
post Feb 9 2018, 10:06 AM

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QUOTE(ck2006 @ Feb 9 2018, 08:39 AM)
http://www.coshinegroup.com/s/index.html

https://coshine100.1688.com

What i can get from web abt this company...

VIOFO brand also under Blueskysea??? from the website also can find a lot VIOFO product infor...
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They manufacture dashcams for Viofo if not mistaken or is it a partnership. Can't remember the details.

That's why they are one of the top manufacturers in China.

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