V40 PRO Quick Start Guide
Thank you for purchasing SAFECAM V40 PRO
Please refer to photos and tutorial videos below:
**IMPORTANT** V40 PRO might found some Error when First Time Setup (mostly about Memory card or Car charger), all we need to do is press the "OK" button at the bottom right of the dashcam.
1. Please remove the plastic protector on V40 PRO front lens (there is a layer of plastic to protect the new dashcam lens).
2. There is a layer of screen protector on the screen too, it is optional to remove the screen protector.
3. How to insert memory card into the dashcam.
4. How to connect V40 PRO with phone app, playback recorded video, and download recorded video into our phone.
The best settings we recommended for SAFECAM V40 PRO
Best settings for SAFECAM V40 PRO
✅ Never full memory, oldest video will auto-deleted
✅ Never stop recording itself
✅ Never auto On & Off itself
How to enter setting menu
(1) Press the “M” button at the bottom left of dashcam to enter Setting Menu
Our recommended best settings:
Press the “OK” button to select
Record time: 1MIN / 2MIN / 3MIN
(this is the Loop Recording, to set how long for each video clip. If we set 1MIN, then the dashcam will separate the recording into 1 minute per clip. When memory card going to full, it will auto delete the oldest clip)
Motion Detect: Off
(the dashcam will auto pause recording when there is no movement on the dashcam screen. It might cause the dashcam to stop recording when we are waiting at Traffic Light junction)
(we suggest only turn it On when you need to connect dashcam with phone app)
Screen saver: On / Off
(if turn this to On, screen will turn off, but the dashcam remain recording as usual)
Light source frequency: 50Hz
Audio: On / Off
(voice recording inside the car)
Rear mirror: On / Off
(if turn this to On, the rear cam view on monitor screen will be flipped Left & Right)
(dashcam monitor showing Front lens view every time turned on)
Split Screen (dashcam monitor showing Front and Rear lens view every time turned on)
(the dashcam might auto On & Off if turn this On. It will turn on using the internal battery when the dashcam feel any shaking after we turned off car engine)
(this feature will lock videos when we emergency break our car. Those locked videos cannot be auto-deleted, and memory card might become full when it is full of locked videos)
Lapse fps (only appear if you using a 24-H Hardwire kit): 0.5s
Lapse (only appear if you using a 24-H Hardwire kit): Off / On
How this work (only if you use a 24-H hardwire kit and connect to car’s fusebox)
12Hours - After turned off car engine, dashcam will continue recording for the next 12 hours (but it will compress a 15-minute recording into 1-minute clip)
24Hours - After turned off car engine, dashcam will continue recording for the next 24 hours (but it will compress a 15-minute recording into 1-minute clip)
Date/Time: Set the date & time
(dashcam buttons beep sound volume)
Format: Select this when you need to format and delete all videos inside the memory card.
Restore factory settings: /
Dashcam we show in the video might be different model, but the self installation steps are basically the same. Can use a car key to push the cable into the space of black rubber beside car doors.