The Nordväl DC101 is a nice entry-level dashcam with many useful functions to protect your car and yourself. Due to its compact design, it is hardly noticeable and on the 1.5 inch LCD screen you can perfectly see all recordings and operate the menu.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi is equipped with Wifi so you can easily download all videos on your phone or tablet. Connect your phone to the dashcam within a radius of about 10 meters by logging into the camera's private Wi-Fi network. Via the Nordväl App, available for iOS and Android, you can then log in to the camera and view live images or download saved images to your phone.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi films with sharp FullHD 1080p recordings in 30fps. Due to the good image quality during the day and in the dark, a lot of details, such as license plates and people, are easy to recognize. The resolution of the DC101 Wifi can also be set to 720p.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi comes with a Nordväl 32gb MicroSD card. It can record up to about 4 hours in FullHD. It supports Micro SD cards up to 64GB.
The most striking thing about this Nordväl DC101 Wifi is perhaps that it hardly stands out. Thanks to its compact design, it fits easily behind the rear-view mirror or any other place on the windscreen. Because it is hardly noticeable, it does not disturb the driver too much and, moreover, it is hardly noticeable from the outside, so that it can be used perfectly to protect the car.
On the compact but clear 1.5 inch LCD screen makes it easy to operate the menu and view the live or saved recordings. The DC101 Wifi also has a screensaver that turns off the screen after a set time so that the dashcam does not hinder the driver too much. The recording continues after this and the LCD screen can be activated again with one press of the OK button.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi 1080p is equipped with WDR (Wide Dynamic Range) to improve image quality. Especially in conditions with very much or very little light, WDR ensures that the image quality is still good.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi comes with both a suction cup and a sticker holder so that it can be easily mounted in any vehicle.
This Nordväl DC101 Wifi has a handy parking mode, so that you can also use the dashcam use to secure the car when parking. There is a choice of two settings:
Motion detection: With this mode enabled, the dashcam is on 'standby' and will start a short 30 second recording when motion is detected.
Parking mode: With this mode enabled, the dashcam turns on (if off) and starts recording for 30 seconds when a vibration is detected.
Note that for both settings a Continuous power supply MicroUSB is needed to power the dashcam when the ignition is turned off. Another continuous power supply or battery pack is also possible, but please note that they often do not have a built-in protection that interrupts the power when the battery voltage becomes too low.
This DC101 WiFi 1080p has a wide-angle lens of 170 degrees. As a result, a very large area is observed, not only in front of the car, but also in the surroundings. It has an Aperture of 1.8, which means that good images can still be shot in low light.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi 1080p dashcam automatically starts filming when the car is starts and stops filming when the car is turned off. So you no longer have to worry about it when it is placed inside the car.
Thanks to the built-in G-sensor, the dashcam notices when you have an accident had. In the event of an impact, images are automatically stored securely so that they are no longer lost. They can no longer be overwritten or deleted via the dashcam.
The Nordväl DC101 Wifi 1080p has a built-in microphone so that sound is also recorded. If desired, the microphone can also be switched off.
The current time and date are always displayed on screen so that it can later be shown at what time the relevant recordings were made.