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Transcend DrivePro 200

alaTest has collected and analyzed 172 reviews of Transcend DrivePro 200. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the portability and size. The price and image quality also get good feedback, whereas the durability and reliability get less positive reviews.

usability, image quality, price, size, portability

reliability, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Transcend DrivePro 200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Jim Martin (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Transcend DrivePro 200 dash cam review

 

Record all your journeys in HD with this dash cam from Transcend - we review the DrivePro 200.

It may lack GPS, but this is a dependable dash cam which should provide the evidence you need if you're ever involved in an incident while driving.

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Timmoff (which.co.uk)

A Bargain Dash Cam

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I would definitely recommend buying the Transcend suction mount £5.99). This allows you to re-position the camera easily on the windscreen and use it in other vehicles.The camera is quite big and the silver ring around the lens does make it stand out....

Sep, 2014

Consumer review by: DaveAitch (which.co.uk)

PS

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Why didn't Which? manage to highlight the bad points I mentioned, especially the poor backup battery which makes this device a "Don't buy" for many people? When customer views differ significantly from Which? findings, as they often do, something is...

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: DaveAitch (which.co.uk)

Doesn't retain settings

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I've been using this for three months and generally agree with Which's findings but: 1. The backup battery loses power after a couple of days, so it loses all the setting you programmed in, notably time & date. that's hopeless for anyone who doesn't...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Jibon (argos.co.uk)

Transcend Drivepro 200 Dash Cam

 

Really good quality video and picture And easy to use .

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Anon (argos.co.uk)

Transcend Drivepro 200 Dash Cam

 

Would have been happier if showed rear view too

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: dusty (argos.co.uk)

does a perfect job

 

a great cam very easy to set up,video really good and clear a little less so at night,easy to watch back on computer and a plus side its got a capasiter instead of a battery so no worrys of it going flat after a few months use as do the battery ones...

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: CHRISTOPHER'S DAD (argos.co.uk)

Looks the part but disappointed

 

Spent just half an hour getting to grips wth the dash cam, fitted to the car and went for a jolly.... picture is clear enough and the price ok. Short runs no prob longer trips it repeatedly turns itself off ...back to Argos!

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Mr (argos.co.uk)

Mr Tech

 

Great gadget for the price

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Cfm (argos.co.uk)

Errrrrrm expected more

 

Expected more from this, day vision not bad but night vision so far away from what expected, i had snow flake pixel affects on both day night on review, must say the chrome ring on the front was a eye sore in the window and stands out, twice in it let...

Nov, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio recorder: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.1

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-20 - 65 / -25 - 65 / 0 - 65
Storage temperature (T-T):-30 - 70

Packaging Content

Holder: Yes
Included memory card size:16 / 32

Ports & interfaces

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

Power

Input operation voltage (max):24
Operating voltage:12 / 5
Power source type:Cigar lighter, USB / DC

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion / Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:100V-240V AC, 50-60 Hz, 1.5 A / Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 8, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows XP Professional / Yes

Storage

Built-in storage media: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC / microSDHC
Maximum memory card size:32
Storage Media:Flash

Technical Details

Automatic recording: Yes
Colour of product:Black
File format:H.264
G-shock sensor: Yes
GPS (satellite): No
Infrared (IR) light: Yes
Interface:USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
Main camera resolution:1920 x 1080
Main camera resolution (numeric):3 / 30
Main camera sensor:CMOS
Main camera sensor resolution:3 / 30
Main camera viewing angle:160
Maximum frame rate:30
Motion sensor: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Number of Cameras:1
Power supply type:DC
Video compression formats:H.264 / H.264, MOV

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.43 / 72
Height :34.3 / 7.2
Weight:84 / 89
Width:6.7 / 67