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Garmin Dash Cam 45

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 reviews of Garmin Dash Cam 45. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Opinions about the connectivity and design are generally positive. The price and portability also get good comments. There are some negative opinions about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Garmin Dash Cam 45 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Jon L. Jacobi (

Garmin Dash Cam 45 review: Compact, clever and Wi-Fi-enabled, but average video at best


The Dash Cam 45 is Garmin's most affordable camera, but its video quality can be subpar, night captures could use more detail, and image stabilization on rough roads was an issue.

Compact design and Wi-Fi connectivity ; Good day video, given a smooth ride ; Red light and bad driver alerts

Mediocre night video ; Poor video stabilization is unsuitable for rough rides

There’s no arguing the Dash Cam 45’s physical design (outside of the mount) or feature set, and few people will have the issue I have with image stabilization. Even forgetting that, I still expect better video out of a $150 dash cam. If you’re a fan of...

Sep, 2018

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Garmin may be the biggest name in sat navs - but can it be trusted to make a dash cam? The Garmin Dash Cam 45 is the company's cheapest offering, but it's still priced right up at the top end of the market - and it has the specs and features to justify...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Thomas Bartlett (

Review: Review: Garmin Dash Cam 45


I like cheap equipment brands. One reason I like them is that they make devices, which might normally be financially out of reach, available to those with

Effective performance, very compact, excellent value for money

Troublesome firmware upgrade, irritating safety message

Jul, 2017

Expert review by : Sven Wolf (

Garmin Dash Cam 45 im Test


Die Garmin Dash Cam 45 kann sich im CHIP-Test recht gut positionieren. Dank der Bestleistung in der Kategorie Sicherheit sowie einer sehr guten Ausstattung & Bedienung kann sie die etwas enttäuschende Bildqualität kompensieren. Ihr...

Kleines Gehäuse und gute Befestigung ; Fahrerassistenzsysteme ; Inkl. 4 GByte SD-Karte ; Lange Event-Dateien

Geringe Preisdifferenz zum besseren Bruder ; Durchschnittliche Videoqualität

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Arantxa Asián (

Garmin Dash Cam 45 y 55, cámaras para grabar la conducción


Garmin acaba de anunciar una nueva generación de cámaras para grabar la conducción. Se trata de las Garmin Dash Cam 45 y 55. Te contamos los detalles.

Mar, 2017

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Clear picture


Great picture quality but a bit disappointed that it only records in segments of 1 minute Also had to down load and print out the instructions

Feb, 2019

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100% Recommend


Bought month ago now and has worked amazing. Camera quality is so clear. Deffo recommend. Easy to use

Mar, 2018

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Great dash cam


Very good product, excelent and very clear recording with lot of extras

Feb, 2018

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Superb value


I bought this dash cam this week and it was definitely great value for money and the functions are so easy to use.

Jan, 2018

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GARMIN 45 Dash Cam - Black


This is what you need This is what we want.

Nov, 2017

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