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Genius DVR-FHD590

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Genius DVR-FHD590. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the size and design. The image quality and price are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

usability, price, image quality, design, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Genius DVR-FHD590 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (walmart.com)

nice

 

came w/all equipment except for micro sd card....only bad thing about this thus far of me using it is if you go across a bumpy road it will giggle the device causing it to move a bit so you have to physically move it back to the position you want it to...

May, 2015

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Good camera

 

This is a very good camera

Sep, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Good price

 

Works easy but battery does not last long enough to set clock, need to be plugged in to auto.

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Returning

 

Returning it tomorrow screen went white

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Impressed with the ease of use

 

I purchase this device to keep cops honest and record things I see on my long drives. I had this DVR for about a week now. I was impressed with the ease of use. It does everything it says it would do. The only problem is that the car off motion...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

works fine

 

great camera no complaints.

Jun, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Love it

 

Nice for the price, made good, good fit, looks nice. I would buy it again, I'm happy with it and the Genius DVR FHD590 Vehicle Recorder it did meet my expectations.

May, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

works great for a dash cam.

 

Seems to be temperature sensitive. If I leave it up in the window of the car in the sun, it wont start to record until you cool it down and reset it. I had hopes I could use the HDMI output to feed a larger monitor live recording, but all I could get...

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

Very good budget dashcam

 

This dashcam has been very good. The picture quality is excellent in the day time and decent at night. I picked this item up in the evening and immediately went to my car and put it together. I did this when it was dark and without the instructions;...

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (walmart.com)

pretty good for the price

 

I have had this for about 6 months. The video quality is really good. My only complaint is that the battery doesn't last very long. I guess this really isn't a problem because all you have to do is plug it into the cigarette lighter.

Feb, 2014
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio recorder: Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.4

Energy Management

Battery performance:470
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Power source type:Battery / Battery, Cigar lighter

Packaging Content

Cables included:DC
Holder: Yes
Manual: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AV output: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
Mini-USB ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Battery Capacity:470
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Power source type:Battery, Cigar lighter

Storage

Built-in storage media: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSDHC / SDXC
Maximum memory card size:32

Technical Details

Color of product:Black, Blue
G-shock sensor: Yes
GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N
Main camera resolution:1920 x 1080
Main camera resolution (numeric):5
Main camera sensor:CMOS
Main camera sensor resolution:5
Main camera sensor size:1/3.2
Main camera viewing angle:128
Maximum frame rate:30
Motion sensor: Yes
Normal focusing range:1.5
Number of cameras:1
Product dimensions:170 x 90 x 133
Video compression formats:H.264, MOV

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.44 / 6.69
Height:1.18 / 5.24
Weight:3.03
Width:2.67 / 3.54