Magellan to highlight DashCam navigators at CES 2016

January 4, 2016  - By
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Magellan expands MiVue DashCam lineup

Magellan has expanded its lineup of MiVue DashCam devices to be displayed at the Consumer Electronics Show, which will take place Jan. 6–9 in Las Vegas. The four new models include the MiVue 320, MiVue 420, MiVue 430 and MiVue 450D.

“Magellan is excited to expand its award-winning line of MiVue DashCam models. Our four new models are designed with superior image quality, large storage capacity and extended battery life,” said Stig Pedersen, Magellan associate vice president of product management, in a news release. “Plus, select new models have new features such as lane departure and collision avoidance warnings, dual cameras and wide angle lenses that increase driver peace of mind and safety.”

All MiVue DashCams include the MiVue Manager to record and manage videos that can be shared on social media. A parking mode for the MiVue DashCams allows an event to be recorded in case there is no impact. The impact sensor records the impact force and has a night view enhancement. A camera mode collects photos for evidence immediately, and it can be taken off out of the car for close-up photos. There also is a rotating mount design with a built-in GPS receiver that records location and time for playback of videos.

Magellan to debut new RoadMate DashCams

\Magellan is set to introduce its new family of three DashCam Navigators at CES 2016, according to a news release from the company. The flagship model for the family, the RoadMate 7670T-LM — project name: Hybrid 360Vue — is a CES 2016 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Vehicle Intelligence category.

Magellan’s DashCam Navigator family is designed for safety-conscious drivers who want to record traffic incidents, as well as scenic and unusual events., the company says. It also includes a host of advanced navigation features and location-based content.

“Our new DashCam Navigators give users flexibility, peace of mind and the confidence gained from using dependable Magellan engineering,” Pedersen said. “Plus, each model comes with well-known Magellan navigation features such as landmark guidance, junction view, parking mode and red light and speed camera warnings from PhantomALERT for improved driver safety.”

The RoadMate 6630T-LM and RoadMate 7630T-LM devices include a fully integrated DVR and a software interface for recording, viewing and deleting videos and photos. The Lane Departure ­feature is an audio alert and icon that appears when departing to the left or right of the current lane. There also is an alert and icon that appears when a traffic-facing camera detects that the driver is getting too close to the car ahead.

The devices will be displayed at in the Magellan booth in LVCC South Hall MP25441.