Giveaway – Nextbase 512GW Dash Cam Review

Nextbase 512GW Dash Cam Review

We love our Nextbase dash cam’s, infact most of Family Clan have a Nextbase in their cars, so when we was asked to review the NextBase 512GW of course we said yes.

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The 512GW is a great dash cam and is that simple to use it works straight out of the box. The 512GW also has the ability of connecting a rear facing camera to it that records any incidents that occur on the road behind you, camera model number 512GWRC that can be added at a later date and the rear facing camera can also be used as a reversing camera that directly attaches to it and only requires the one power supply to run both of the cameras.

NextBase 512GW Dashcam Review Family Clan

Combined with the 512GW, the two cameras will work simultaneously to record in full 1080p HD, with the rear camera footage displayed as either Picture in Picture (PiP) or alternatively in full screen mode.

 

Some of the specs

  • Quad HD1440P recording
  • 3.0 LCD Colour Screen
  • 140° wide angle 6 element glass lens
  • Intelligent Parking Mode
  • GPS Logging
  • Power Mount
  • Polarizing filter
  • Magnetic Click & Go Mount
  • Night Time Auto Dimming

All these are a great advantage in a dash cam. The clear recording at 1440p Quad HD is amazing quality on play back. It’s so clear even when viewing night footage. It records at 30 fps (frames per second) when in 1440p HD, but can also record at 1080p at 60fps.

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Extra Features

There is also a 140° wide angle which enables all the action on both sides of the road to be captured which is great as not everything happens directly in front of you. So with this feature it also makes it a greater chance of catching and recording all of an incident as it happens.

The GPS records location and also speed data that can be viewed on Google Maps™ using Nextbase’s Replay 3™ software. You can also play, edit and share the footage using the Replay 3™ software (Windows 7 or later require).

I love that I can easily play and share my videos, on my smartphone or tablet which is done by using the free Nextbase Cam Viewer™ App which is compatible with Android and Apple smartphone and tablets.

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The night time auto dimming is a great addition, this means that the screen will automatically dim when in use at night. This stops it being a distraction when doing night driving.

The innovative polarising filter removes windscreen glare and reflections. This ensures the best possible picture quality on your recordings.

Isn’t it pretty amazing that such a small device has so many additional feature, everything really has been thought through when they made this dash cam.

Our Thoughts

Having previously reviewed the Nextbase 312GW ,the 312GW in Rose Gold, and 112 Go, we know how reliable and well made these dash cams are. You can see the whole range of Nextbase dash cams on their website.

A Nextbase Dash Cam would make a great, but thoughtful gift this Mother’s Day. Giving you and your Mum peace of mind when out travelling knowing you have caught all the details should anything untoward happen.

GIVEAWAY

Nextbase Dash Cam

Nextbase have kindly given us another 512GW Dash Cam to give away. If you would like a chance to win, just enter the rafflecopter giveaway form below.

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353 Thoughts to “Giveaway – Nextbase 512GW Dash Cam Review”

  1. J Mather

    When a car pulled out in front of me in a car park

  2. Tammy Neal

    Incase I’m in a accident x

  3. Sarah Gray

    Someone followed me after cutting me up at a roundabout when I was younger. It was really scary – a dashcam could have caught them on film so I could get the police onto them

  4. Stephanie Gray

    This would of been handy when i saw A small lorry ahead of me take out someones front garden wall And pulled down their fence. It drove off so fast i couldnt get the Number plate in time

  5. Hannah Whitling

    I was waiting at traffic lights at a dual carriageway and had someone crossing over from the other side on his bike that clearly wasnt paying attention to what was going on in front of him as he rode straight into my front wing and pretty much flew over my bonnet and landed on the road on the opposite side of the car. Fortunately I had passengers to act as witnesses if needed but the guy was unhurt and straight away admitted it was his fault. But if it was quieter on the toad and I was on my own he could easily have tried to say I knocked him over or something along those lines, so a dashcam would have been great for protection.

  6. Sophie Carter

    The other week some reckless driver was dipping in and out of traffic and almost caused an accident. This would have been great to capture to forward to the police.

  7. Naomi Williams

    This would have been really useful when a car reversed out on me last year in a car park

  8. Amy O'Brien

    I had someone today pull in front of my car at great speed so it would have come in useful!

  9. Lynn savage

    A dashcam would have been great when we were blindsided by a car that skipped a red light next to the A1 entrance ramp on a very large roundabout

  10. Leanne Nash

    would have been useful yesterday when someone decided to come the wrong way down a one way road towards me, making me swerve out of the way.

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