Alfawise introduced its new Car DVR called Alfawise MB05. The device has an unusual design and excellent specifications. The good brand reputation allowed to attract attention of buyers on the start of sales.
In this article we will make first review of Alfawise MB05 DVR, look at design, specifications, features and compare with Xiaomi Mijia 1080P DVR.
Alfawise MB05: Design
One of the main features of new DVR is design. The new camera looks very unusual. It has a trapezoidal shape, which makes it almost invisible in the car. Alfawise MB05 is made of high-quality plastic of black color.
On the front panel there is 2.4 inch LCD screen, and below it there are four control buttons: Record, Menu, Left and Right. Behind you can find the camera lens and mount for fixing the camera on the glass.
On the side faces, we see ON/OFF buttons, LED indicators, a TF card slot and AV and USB connectors.
Alfawise MB05 DVR has everything you need in the package, such as car charger, USB cable 3.5m, double-sided tape, two transparent stickers on the glass and user’s manual.
MicroSD card is not included. The device supports memory cards of Class 10 and up to 32 GB. Alfawise MB05 has a compact size of 9.10 x 6.90 x 3.70 cm and a light weight of 0.0727 kg.
Alfawise MB05: Specifications
- Display: 2.4-inches
- Matrix: Sony IMX323
- Viewing angle: 170 degrees
- Processor: Novatek 96658
- Video: 1080P 30fps / 720P 60fps
- Diaphragm: F / 1.4
- Cyclical video recording
- Wi-Fi, G-sensor
- Battery: 160 mAh
- Dimensions: 9.10 x 6.90 x 3.70 cm
- Weight: 0.0727 kg
Alfawise MB05: Performance
Alfawise MB05 has Sony IMX323 sensor. It allows to record video with resolution of 1080P 30fps or 720P 60fps. 170-degree wide-angle lens can cover more than 4 lanes on the road and help avoid the dead zone. High details and noise reduction are achieved by the large aperture F/1.4. It allows to get ood image even in low light conditions.
Alfawise MB05 DVR is equipped with Wi-Fi, which is needed to watch footage on smartphone and update the firmware.
The device is powered by Novatek 96658 processor. There is also 1 GB of storage, but you need more, then you can use TF card up to 32 GB.
The built in battery has a capacity of 160 mAh. The charging cabble is included in the package.
Alfawise MB05 is equipped with all necessary features, except GPS. Yes, it is not available, although many people have been waiting for it. GPS is very useful in DVR, especially in the controversial moments on the road. However, manufacturer decided to abandon it to reduce the price of DVR camera.
Alfawise MB05: Using
Alfawise MB05 is very easy to use. The camera is set up only once, and you can forget about settings menu. All settings are performed through the menu on the screen and using the four control buttons on the front panel. The menu is multilanguage, so you can choose any language convenient for you.
Alfawise MB05 is also easy to install in the car. Thanks to the compact size, it doesn’t cover the view of car driver. The DVR is fixed by double-side tape. It is also easily removed and leaves no spots. Even during low and high temperatures, it does not peel off from the glass. By the way, DVR withstands temperatures from -20 to 70°C.
The video recording lasts 3/5/10 minutes and in chronological order. The old videos are automatically replaced with new ones. Another interesting feature is integrated G-sensor. During the emergency braking the camera will save footage and you can see it later.
Alfawise MB05: Price
Now there is a flash sale on Gearbest. You can buy Alfawise MB05 for only $48, instead of $58. If you are looking for DVR with compact dimensions, a wide-angle 170-degree lens and a pleasant price, then you should pay attention to Alfawise MB05.
Alfawise MB05 Footage video