JS DASH 2.0 User Manual
The best cameras don’t require a lot of fuss — they just work. With JS DASH 2.0, we’ve radically simplified things like camera control, wireless connection, and camera setup so you can spend less time in frustration and more time enjoying a peace of mind.
JS DASH 2.0 is a 1080P HD Smart Dash Cam enabled by WIFI and connected to your iOS and Android devices. JS DASH has a full 360 degree swivel with a 170 degree view that is automatically self-controlled. It has a built in mini screen for live monitoring so you always know what you are filming. It also has a built in iOS and Android app that allows live monitoring and storage on your smart phone so you can upload it to the cloud right when you want to.
JS DASH 2.0 is equipped with adjustable G-Sensor technology designed for emergency events or accidents that will automatically save the video in any incidents which detects your car is hit.
Button function description
- Menu 2. OK 3. Down 4.Up 5.Power
Button function description
- Power on/off
press power button for 1S to power on device, press power button for 3S to power off device.
- Switching Mode
At standby mode, press power button for 1S to switch modes from record to photographing and playback.
- Locking and Saving file(s)
In recording status, press power button for 1S to lock and save present video file.
- Exit from menu interface
At interface of menu setting, press power button for 1S to exit from interface of menu setting.
At status of suspending record, press menu button for 1S to enter window of recording/system setting.
At photograph mode, press menu button for 1S to enter window of photo/system setting.
At playback mode, press menu button for 1S to enter window of playback/system setting.
- Go up in page
Up page function at menu setting and playback mode.
- Rewind down
At playback status, press up button for 1S to rewind down.
- Go down in page
Down page function at menu setting and playback mode.
- Fast forward
At playback status, press down button 1S to fast forward video.
At record mode, press OK button for 1S to record/suspend recording, at photograph mode, press OK button for 1S to take a photo.
At menu setting/playback mode, press OK button 1S to confirm/suspend playing back.
If device suffers from errors/freezing, press reset button for 1S to restart device.
- USB port
Connect 5V power supply for device.
- Micro SD card slot
Insert Micro SD card to save video files inside.
Installing the Dash Cam
- Power off the car engine.
- Insert the Micro SD card into the Micro SD slot.
[Note] please use a Micro SD card (Class 10 or above) with a capacity of at least 8GB. The SD card slot supports a maximum capacity of 64 GB.
- Install the Dash Cam to the front windshield of the automobile.
- Insert the car charger into the cigar lighter socket of the automobile, then connect Dash Cam by USB cable to power supply.
- Adjust the angle of camera, to ensure that the camera lens keeps level with the ground.
6.Start up the engine and check whether the Camera is mounted properly.
【note】please format Micro SD card when using it for the first time.
- Automatic Recording
After you start up the car engine, the Dash Cam is automatically initiated and the recording function is enabled. After you turn off the car engine, the Camera saves the recorded content automatically and is powered off. The recorded images are saved segment by segment in the Micro SD card. When the Micro SD card is at full capacity, the data recorder overwrites the earlier recorded images/videos.
[Note] You can set the time interval of recording in the menu. The time interval can be set to 1/2/3/5/10minutes.
- Photograph function
At suspended record mode, press power button for 1S to switch to photograph mode, then press OK button for 1S to take a photo, to get back to record mode, press power button for 1S to switch.
- Save and Lock file function
At In-recording status (camera is running), press the power button for 1S to lock the current video file being recorded, this file will not be overwritten in the Micro SD card.
The JS Dash is fitted with a built-in collision sensor (G-sensor). In case of a severe vehicle collision, the Dash Cam will lock the image data generated at the time of the incident.
[note] G-sensor has multiple sensitivity adjustments. By default, sensitivity adjustment is <Off>. You can change the sensitivity settings as needed in the setting menu.
- Date and Time Setting
In standby mode, enter the system setting menu. press up/down button for 1S to look for date option, then press OK button to enter date setting.
[note] Press the <Up> and <Down> button to select values, press OK button to proceed to the next option, and press OK to confirm setting and exit.
[note] Setting a correct date and time is important to accurately reflect when an incident happens!
At suspended record mode, press power button to switch to playback mode, press up/down button to select video file, then press OK button to play back.
- Motion detection
In standby mode, press menu button for 1S to enter the setting menu. Press down button for 1s to move the cursor to the <Motion Detection> option, and set it to <On>. If the lens senses a moving object peripherally, the device will enter into video recording state. If the lens does not sense any moving object within 60 seconds, device will stop video recording. To exit the motion detection mode, enter the menu again, and set the state of the <Motion Detection> option to <Off>.
[note] If you need to use the motion detection function for a long period, please keep device power on all the time.
- Parking monitoring mode
At mode of stopped recording, enter menu setting to open “parking monitoring” function, when device detects shock/vibration, it will start and record video for 10seconds, and then power off, this file will be locked not to be overwritten.
- WIFI function
At menu interface, open ”WIFI”(default setting is on), and select the WIFI name, screen will show SSID and PWD, connect WIFI hot spot from device by mobile phone WLAN, and operate device on mobile phone.
【note】mobile APP can be downloaded by typing “Novacam” in the app stores.
***DEFAULT PASSWORD FOR DEVICE: 12345678