Magellan Launches Award-Winning MiVue DashCams in Canada
MiVue DashCams Deliver Best-In-Class Video Recording, Superior Image Quality, Upgradeable microSD Storage, and Enhanced Low-Light Performance
– San Dimas – The award-winning MiVue DashCam devices by Magellan GPS are now available throughout Canada. Each model is packed with in-demand and Magellan-exclusive features – such as full HD recording, special parking mode, impact sensors, headlight reminder, driver fatigue alert, MiVue manager, and more. MiVue DashCams are perfect for recording traffic accidents and unexpected events or other drivers' outrageous behavior, capturing scenic spots or wildlife, and acting as a pair of eyes keeping track of a novice teen driver's time behind the wheel.
The Canadian products include the 2.3" MiVue 240 front window camera, 2-inch MiVue 320, the 2.7" Super HD MiVue 420, and the MiVue 480D dual-camera solution specifically designed to capture events occurring in front and behind the vehicle. All models provide drivers with unparalleled security, safety, and peace of mind.
"Magellan has been meeting the needs of Canadian drivers for over 30 years, and we have made no exception with our popular new MiVue DashCams," said Pierre Parent, Magellan president. "Whether used for fighting a traffic ticket, making an insurance claim, protecting against parking lot incidents, keeping an eye on beginning teenage drivers, or taking beautiful HD videos of the ultra-scenic Canadian landscape, these units provide the best image quality and safety features possible."
MiVue Dash Cameras offer:
Super HD, Surveillance Grade H.264 – With a 140-degree wide angle lens (130-degree on the MiVue 240) and either HD 720p resolution on the MiVue 240, Full HD 1080p resolution on the MiVue 320, or category leading Super HD 1296P resolution on the MiVue 420 and 480D, you'll catch license plates, faces, makes, models and more for when you need an eye witness.
Night Time & Low Light Recording – Magellan's Clear Night wide dynamic range technology, offers class-leading performance in night time and low light scenarios.
Parking Guard – Detects disturbances around the vehicle when parked and automatically records events.
Event Lock - Get GPS, Time, Speed & Date stamped events that are locked when an accident is recorded.
Safety Warnings – Lane Departure, Forward Collision, and Driver Fatigue Alerts help keep drivers safe on the road.
Maximum Memory of 128GB – One of the largest storage capacities of any dash camera on the consumer market.
Each unit comes with powerful software tools. Their MiVue Manager organizes videos for quicker browsing, simpler sharing to social media sites, and overlays recorded routes in Google maps to see a route synchronized to the video. The MiVue Manager can also take accident footage and synchronize it to show driving directions, while displaying the 3-axis G forces encountered during the event.
Pricing and Availability
The Magellan MiVue 480D and 420 DashCams are available now in BestBuy Canada, the MiVue 320 is available in London Drugs and e-tailers including www.amazon.ca, and the MiVue 240 is available in Canadian Tire store locations from coast to coast. MSRPs are as follows: CAN $399.99 (MiVue 480D); CAN$249.99 (MiVue 420); CAN$179.99 (MiVue 320); and CAN$139.99 (MiVue 240).
Headquartered in San Dimas, CA, MiTAC Digital Corporation, manufacturer of the Magellan brand of portable GPS navigation devices (www.magellangps.com), is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MiTAC International Corporation. Magellan, the industry leader for innovative GPS navigation devices since 1986, globally markets award-winning products in multiple categories including auto, RV, outdoor, mobile, fleet and auto OEM. Continuing its spirit of innovation, Magellan is developing new cloud-based technologies, OEM and B-to-B solutions to meet the changing needs of today's consumers and businesses. Follow Magellan on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.