Navi and Dash Cam: The Blaupunkt Travel-Pilot 53 Cam EU was the first Navi to install a Dash Cam in the housing. (Photo: Blaupunkt)

Navi and Dash Cam: The Blaupunkt Travel-Pilot 53 Cam EU was the first Navi to install a Dash Cam in the housing. (Photo: Blaupunkt)

Blaupunkt combines satnav and dash-cam

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With the mobile NaviTravel pilot 53 Cam EU LMU, well-known specialist Blaupunkt shows a combination of Navigerät and Dash-Cam for the first time.

Blaupunkt also provides one of its mobile navigation systems with a camera. The Travel-Pilot 53 Cam EU LMU (Lifetime Map Updates) has integrated a Dash Cam in the rear housing of the 12.7 centimeter touch-screen display.

In addition to the proven navigation features such as automatic traffic jam assistent (Avanteq TMC), optional 3-D view, customizable user profiles and user-defined navigation profiles, Dash Cam can be swiveled both horizontally and vertically and generates HD video with 720 pixels resolution at 30 frames per second. The Videos and pictures can be evaluated afterwards with the help of a free PC software.

The Blaupunkt 53 Cam LMU costs 249, – Euro (£ 211). The recorded videos are stored on a separate micro SD card. Depending on the size of the memory card, a memory space of up to 32 gigabytes is available. There is space for several hours of recording.

Via an integrated AV input, a reversing camera can be installed. In addition, you can use the menu item “Trip overview” to retrieve route facts about kilometers traveled, the time required or the fuel consumption.

further information: to the website of Blaupunkt (english)

Claus-Detlev Bues

Claus-Detlev Bues

Claus-Detlev Bues has been working as a senior editor for caravaning for decades. In addition to several print titles, he is also responsible for online reporting as a D.C.I chief editor and also oversees the areas of test and technology. Several books about caravaning come from his pen. In his spare time, he likes to work on oldtimers and is an active self-employed and developer of motorhomes with whom he is traveling all over Europe.
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