Vantrue OnDash R3 1296P Dash Cam

Clearer than 1080P.

Vantrue OnDash R3 1296P Dash Cam


Advanced Ambarella A12 Chipset plus plus FHD 2340*1296P@30fps present great sharp video quality and track License Plate within 5 meters in case of your safe drive. 


F1.8 Six layers glass lens+unique HDR video system automatically adjust exposure, allows you capture clearly images even at night. While 170 degree 
wide angle can capture 4 lanes of traffic without distortion.


Loop recording overwrites the oldest footage with the newest upon filling a card to capacity,while the crash video will not be overwritten as the Gravity sensor.


Parking Mode triggered by the motion detector,the dash cam will automatically record when people or things come closer to your car from 4M/13FT away in front. 
Please hard wire it or connect it with an external battery on Parking mode.


The camera will keep taking photos at the set time interval and then auto edit them together to a video clip once you selected time lapse.thus you can see the crowd 
quickly flash,the clouds change quickly etc. You can check vehicle location/speed/route on Google Map if you purchase extra GPS Module.


OnDash R3
Processor Ambarella A12A35
Sensor OV4689
Display 1.5 inch TFT LCD (4:3)
Lens 170 degrees wide viewing angle and full 6 layer glass lens with wide aperture of F/1.8.
Languages English/简体中文/Deutsch/Japanese

H.264 compressed format; 2304X1296P30, 1920x1080P30(HDR),1280*720P60,1920x1080P30

Image JPEG;16M Pixels
Audio Built-in microphone and speaker
Internal memory: 4M
External: SDHC (8-64GB, micro SD card of Class 10)
Shutter   Electronic shutter
USB Port USB2.0, mini
Battery 250mAh 3.7V Polymer Li-ion battery
Working Temp. 32 – 158 deg. Fahrenheit, 0-70 deg. Celsius
Storage Temp. 14 – 176 deg. Fahrenheit, -10 - 80 deg. Celsius

PC Operation System

Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows 10/Mac



Vantrue R3 Dash Cam User Manual

No virues ,2.02 MB


Vantrue R3 Dash Cam Firmware Update

VTR37G.V5 ,16.99 MB


Vantrue R3 Dash Cam Firmware Update Instruction

VTR37G.V5 ,13.73 KB


How to upgrade the firmware?

Dear Customer,

Please follow the Steps below to upgrade your device:


1.     Download the firmware ( to your PC;

2.     Format you microSD card on the camera, and then connect the camera to the computer through the USB port on the camera. Copy the firmware file “AmbaSysFW.bin” to the microSD card, then unplug the camera from the computer and turn it off;

Note: the firmware file “AmbaSysFW.bin” could not be recognized by computer, it could just be recognized by the dash cam, so please don’t try to open it on PC, just copy it to the card.

3.     Plug the camera to a power charger (not computer), or press the power button;

4.     Then the camera will auto upgrade, and it will take about 30 secs to 1 min, during this time, the camera will not turn on nor respond to any button or operation;

5.     Once the dash cam has upgraded successfully, it will auto turn on and start working.

6.     Please have a check the version of your device now (go to the System Setup menu and turn to the Version) and see if it is VTR37G.V5. If it is, then the camera has been upgraded successfully.

7.     Remove the file from the microSD card when the update has been completed, or the camera will upgrade itself everytime when it detects the firmware file in the card.


Update Note: 

1.     Fix the bug in GPS route display when the speed adjusted to KMH.

2.     Fix the bug of Parking mode not working when G-Sensor off.

3.     Fix the bug of sometime freezing when turning off in time lapse mode.



Thank you! 


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Best regards,


Vantrue Team

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