Dash cam manufacturers claim their parking mode lasts for a long time but it’s useless if battery voltage falls below the shut off voltage.
Power consumption of the dash cam is something to consider.
Blackvue and Thinkware offers the best parking features.
Blackvue offers time lapse with...
Agree. Depends on how well the battery is charged up.
It also depends on power consumption. Thinkware U1000 runs on 208.8 mA/hour and Blackvue runs on 392mA/hour.
So Thinkware would run longer on parking mode compared to Blackvue.
Of course this can change according to conditions like battery...
I have a Thinkware dash cam. It has winter battery protection feature to power the dash cam off 0.2 volts above the voltage cut off point. I usually set voltage cut off at 12.2V to ensure my battery does not drain.
Thinkware energy saving mode can lower power consumption by recording only upon...