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It’s been a great year for dash cams. Not only are they becoming more integrated (some now offer built-in GPS navigation and Bluetooth connectivity), they’re also cheaper than ever. They’re an essential car accessory for safer and more efficient driving – and they’re easier to install and use too. If you’re in the market for a new dash cam, here are our five top picks for 2018.
1. APEMAN Dash Cam – BEST VALUE
This affordable dash cam features impressive 1080P video resolution and a sleek three-inch LCD touchscreen for easier access. A built-in G sensor lets this cam detect sudden impacts and it will automatically start recording. The wide-angle lens also helps you capture more video.
2. YI 2.7″ Screen Full HD Camera
With integrated ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) technology, this camera helps ensure the most optimized algorithms to help you drive safely. It also has an emergency recording feature that automatically starts recording (and saving) events leading up to a collision and directly after.
3. Rexing V1 Car Dash Cam – BEST REVIEWED
This rear dash cam comes with a beautiful Sony Exmor IMX323 image sensor that’s able to capture video in vivid detail. With a 170-degree wide-angle lens and a smart, dynamic design, this tiny camera is able to capture more video than other leading brands, which is just one of the reasons why it’s rated so highly.
4. WheelWitness HD PRO Dash Cam with GPS
This robust dash cam package features extra crisp 2304x1296P video resolution and integrated technology to help capture vivid videos day or night. With a built-in GPS and microSD connectivity, you can save, store and transfer videos on a dime.
5. Vantrue N2 Pro Uber Dual Dash Cam Dual – EDITOR’S CHOICE
Loved by Uber drivers, this dual dash cam kit comes with two cameras and comes with built-in night vision to help you see easier in the dark. It also features tons of great customizable options, including parking mode, motion detection and much, much more.