Dash Cam Review by Consumer Report

Press Coverage Feature ImageDash Cams: Coming to a Dashboard Near You

Dash cams are catching on as a potential way to protect your car and help make a stronger insurance claim. But there’s a lot more to choosing the right one than meets the electronic eye.

 

By Michelle Naranjo

February 02, 2017

 

You’re driving calmly along when, suddenly, a small truck sideswipes your passenger door, taking your sideview mirror with it. Your heart is pounding and you both stop, whereupon the other driver starts shouting that you swerved into his lane—when you know for a fact that you did no such thing. Now it’s just your word against his. Anticipating the headache of filing a police report and…READ MORE.

Drive HD CDR 895D from PC World

Press Coverage Feature ImageDash cam review: The Cobra CDR895D Drive HD offers affordable dual-channel video

This dual-channel system offers near 360-degree coverage.

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Cobra’s packaging barely hints that this dual-channel system is actually the CDR895D Drive HD model. But look for the box with the two cameras (front 1080p/160 degrees, rear 720p/130 degrees) behind the plastic window, and you’ll know you’ve got the right product. This probably is the right product for many users, thanks to its relatively low price and… READ MORE.