Even a careful driver can get involved in an accident. Dashcam is here to help you by recording everything in front of your car using a camera of your smartphone/tablet and by automatically saving the video in case of a car crash.
How to buy the Dashcam?
You can buy the Dashcam as an in-app purchase by following these quick steps (they are very similar to buying a Premium license from the app):
- Go to Menu → Sygic Store
- Select Dashcam
- Press the price in the top right corner
- Confirm the purchase with your Apple ID password or Touch ID
HOW TO ACTIVATE DASHCAM
Dashcam is activated automatically after the purchase.
To restore it on another device, please see this article.
HOW TO USE DASHCAM
- Launch Dashcam in the Quick Menu (the three-dot button at the bottom right corner of the screen) by tapping on the Dashcam icon.
- After starting the Dashcam, the REC button will appear in the top left corner of the main screen. tapping on this button will launch preview of the recording screen, which can be closed by tapping on "X" button in the bottom right corner (button on the left will save the current recording).
- By re-opening the the Quick Menu, you can see the active Dashcam icon. By tapping on it you will stop the recording an get the prompt to either delete or save your video. Then, your video in maximum length of 4.30 to 5 minutes will be saved directly to Photos.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What if I am not able to launch Dashcam and I see a „crown“ sign beside it in the quick menu?
To activate Dashcam you need to buy this addon, or have a premium license (purchased before 31.01.2018) activated on your device, since Dashcam is now a standalone premium feature available available for purchase separately.
Can I save my entire journey as a video?
No. Dashcam saves video in 1-minute loops. The longest video which can be saved will be 4.30 to 5 minutes long. 6th one-minute loop overwrites the 1st one-minute loop, etc.
Where is the video saved?
After successfully completed saving process, the video will be available directly in your gallery in Photos app.
Can I use external cameras to record a video via Dashcam?
No. Dasham can uses only in-built camera on your device.