These arrived last week for review from Viofo. Thank you, Bill, thank you for sending over.
Specifications and features list:
• Novatek 96660 chipset
• Sony Exmor IMX291 image sensor
• 2 inch TFT screen
• 135 degree viewing angle, 7G F1.6
• Resolution: 1920*1080 60fps, 1920*1080 30fps
• Support up to 128GB microSD card
• Super Capacitor
• Supports GPS with GPS mount
• Supports CPL filter
• Mini USB Cable 3 meters
• Mini USB Short Cable
• 2 port USB Car Charger
• 1 x nylon string
• GPS Mount with 3M double sided tape
• 2x Non-GPS Mount with 3M double sided tape
• 5 x Cable Clip
• Spare 3M double sided tape
• Manual in English
The angled non-GPS mount is a new item with the A119S
2 port USB car charger
A119S now supports image rotation which means you can mount the A119S upside down
Test setup using A119’s GPS mount which works with the A119S
Without CPL filter
With CPL filter
With firmware v1.01
With firmware V1.6
With firmware V1.7
Comparisons between A119 & A119S
Basically, A119 and A119S shares the same shell. A119S have a bigger lens against the A119. A119S do away with the lens horizontally adjusting which the A119 have. A119S have the grooves on the lens cover to fit on the CPL filter which prevents it from falling off.
Latest A119S firmware is released on 2017.6.22, version number is V1.7, below is the download link, or check the attachment:
1. Optimized the daytime and night time IQ
2. Improved WDR performance.
3. Support auto fixing hot pixel
How to update:
Please do the following to upgrade the dash cam
The firmware will be automatically deleted from Micro SD card after upgrade completed.
Use max. 32GB card formatted by camera or on computer as FAT32
Insert card in camera and connect it to computer using USB cable
Copy the FWA119S.bin on the root of the card
After FWA119S.bin is copied to the card disconnect the camera from computer
Reconnect the camera to your computer and wait few seconds until the camera restart.
The front red LED will be blinking while upgrading.
Viofo Circular Polarizing Lens Filter for A118C2 / A119 /A119S
CPL filter on the A119S