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HP F310 User Manual

HP F310 User Manual

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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents About this Guide ................5 FCC Statement ................5 WEEE Notice..................5 CE Regulatory Notice ..............6 Notes on Installation ..............6 Caution ..................6 Introduction ..............8 Features................8 Package Contents .............8 Product Overview..............9 Getting Started ............10 Inserting the Memory Card ..........10 Installing in Vehicles ............
  • Page 3 Using the Car Recorder ..........18 Recording Videos ............18 3.1.1 Record videos while driving ....... 18 3.1.2 Manual Video Recording ........18 3.1.3 Emergency Recording ........19 3.1.4 The Recording Screen ........20 3.1.5 Taking Snapshot..........21 3.1.6 4 GRID FUNCTION DISPLAY in the LCD screen .... 22 Playback Videos and Photos..........
  • Page 4: About This Guide

    About this Guide The content in this document is for information purpose and is subject to change without prior notice. We made every effort to ensure that this User Guide is accurate and complete. However, no liability is assumed for any errors and omissions that may have occurred. The manufacturer reserves the right to change the technical specifications without prior notice.
  • Page 5: Ce Regulatory Notice

    CE Regulatory Notice Here with confirm to comply with the requirements set out in the Council Directives on the Approximation of the Laws of the Member States relating Electromagnetic Compatibility of Radio and Telecom device (1995/5/EC); the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC); the Restriction of The Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical And Electronic Equipment Directive (2002/95/EC), Turkish EEE Directive;...
  • Page 6 They are for your reference only. The HP Car Camcorder f310 is intended for non-commercial use,  within the limits permitted by applicable law. Hewlett-Packar Company is NOT responsible for the loss of any data/content during operation.
  • Page 7: Introduction

    1 Introduction Thank you for purchasing this advanced Car Recorder. This device is specifically designed for real time video and audio recording when driving. 1.1 Features  Full HD camera (1920x1080 @ 30fps)  2.4” LCD color screen  130 degree Wide angle lens ...
  • Page 8: Product Overview

    1.3 Product Overview Front View Top and Bottom Views Side (Left and Right) Views Rear View Item Item Bracket Socket LCD Panel Microphone Up Button ( Power Button Down Button ( Memory Card Slot Enter Button ( USB Connector Wide Angle Lens HD(Mini HDMI) Connector Speaker Back Button (...
  • Page 9: Getting Started

    2 Getting Started 2.1 Inserting the Memory Card Insert the memory card with the gold contacts facing the back of the camcorder. Push the memory card until it clicks into place. (Use class 6 or above the micro SD cards for this camcorder; It is recommended to format the micro SD cards before the initial use.) To remove the memory card Push the edge of the memory card inward until you hear/feel it click,...
  • Page 10: Installing In Vehicles

    2.2 Installing in Vehicles 2.2.1 Mount to Windshield Attach the bracket to the device. Slide it into the bracket holder until you hear a click. With the suction-cup laying flat, position the suction-cup on the windshield. Hold the base firmly on the windshield and press down the clamp to mount the car holder to the windshield.
  • Page 11: Adjust The Device Position

    2.2.2 Adjust the device position Loosen the knob to swivel the device vertically. Knob Loosen the knob to swivel the device horizontally up to 360°. Knob Then tighten the knobs to make sure the device is securely locked in place.
  • Page 12: Connecting To Power

    2.3 Connecting to Power Use only the supplied car adapter to power up the device and charge the built-in battery. Connect one end of the car adapter to the USB connector of the camcorder. Plug the other end of the car charger to the cigarette lighter socket of your vehicle.
  • Page 13: Powering The Device On / Off

    2.4 Powering the Camcorder On / Off 2.4.1 Auto Power On/Off Once the vehicle engine is started, the camcorder automatically turns on. If the Automatic Record function is enabled, the recording will automatically start right after the camcorder powers on. See Set Automatic Recording (2.5.1).
  • Page 14: Initial Settings

    2.5 Initial Settings Before using the device, we recommend you enable the Automatic Record function and set up the correct date and time. 2.5.1 Set Automatic Recording To enable the recording to start automatically after you turn on the power, do the following: Press the button to enter the OSD menu.
  • Page 15: Setting The Universal Time Code (Utc)

    Note: 1. When the battery is drained dry and the satellite synchronization is off , the user must reset the date/time before the function -automatic record is started. If the user doesn't reset the date/time, the device will give you alert after one minutes and the automatic record will be started .
  • Page 16 City City City City City Accra Budapest * Houston * Melbourne + 10 Santiago Addis Ababa Buenos Aires Indianapolis * Mexico City * Santo Domingo Adelaide ** Cairo Islamabad Miami * São Paulo Algiers Calgary * Istanbul * Minneapolis * Seattle * Almaty Canberra...
  • Page 17: Using The Car Recorder

    3 Using the Car Recorder 3.1 Recording Videos 3.1.1 Record videos while driving When the vehicle engine starts up and the Automatic Record function is enabled, the camcorder automatically turns on and starts recording. Recording will automatically stop when the engine is switched off. Or, press the button to stop recording manually.
  • Page 18: Manual Video Recording

    3.1.3 Manual Video Recording Press the button to start recording. Press the button to stop recording. Note: 1. One video file is saved for every 3 or 5 minutes of recording. See Using the Menu (4.1). 2. The device saves the recording on the memory card. If the memory card capacity is full, the oldest file in the memory card is overwritten.
  • Page 19: The Recording Screen

    3.1.5 The Recording Screen Item Description Duration Indicates the current recording duration. Indicates sound will not be recorded with the video. Enter the OSD menu to enable "Voice Voice Record Record". There are two options for the Smart Scene Mode: 1.
  • Page 20: Taking Snapshot

    When a GPS fix is established, the icon " " GPS icon will show on the top-right corner of the screen. Indicates the estimated remaining battery Battery power or if it is being charged. Prompt : reset Prompt : NOT reset of date / time of date / time Guide icon Press the...
  • Page 21: Grid Function Display In The Lcd Screen

    3.1.7 4 GRID FUNCTION DISPLAY in the LCD screen Push the button when recording to switch to the 4 GRID FUNCTION DISPLAY on the LCD screen. Item Approximate current driving speed Time Approximate compass driving direction Estimated distance warning to the speed camera set points Note: The driving speed and driving direction will grayed out if GPS has no signal.
  • Page 22: Playback Videos And Photos

    3.2 Playback Videos and Photos If recording is in progress, press the button to stop recording. The standby screen is displayed. Press the button to enter the OSD menu. Press the button to select the file category that you want to browse and press the button.
  • Page 23: Playing Videos

    3.2.1 Playing Videos To play videos, do the following: If recording is in progress, press the button to stop recording. Press the button to enter the OSD menu. Press the button to select File Playback and press the button. Press the button to select Video or Emergency and press button.
  • Page 24: The Playback Screen

    3.2.3 The Playback Screen Video Playback Screen Photo Playback Screen Description Item Indicates the recorded date and time. Date and time Press the button to return to file selection Guide icon display. (Back) Press the button to view the previous Guide icon video/photo.
  • Page 25: Deleting Files

    3.2.4 Deleting Files To delete file(s), do the following: If recording is in progress, press the button to stop recording. Press the button to enter the OSD menu. Press the button to select File Deletion and press the button. Press the button to select the file category and press the button.
  • Page 26: Adjusting The Settings

    4 Adjusting the Settings 4.1 Using the Menu You can customize the video recording and other general settings via the on-screen display (OSD) menus. If recording is in progress, press the button to stop recording. Press the button to open the OSD menu. Press the button to select a menu option and press the button to enter the selected menu.
  • Page 27: Menu Tree

    4.2 Menu Tree Refer to the below table for details on menu items and available menu options. Menu option Description Available option Select the file category that you Video / Emergency / File Playback want to view. Picture Satellite Displays the current state of the Status satellite reception.
  • Page 28 Menu option Description Available option When enabled, the camcorder Driver Fatigue sounds an audible tone after an On / Off Alert hour of driving. Set the duration for the display On / Turn Off After 30 sec. LCD Setting to automatically turn off right / Turn Off After 3 min.
  • Page 29 Menu option Description Available option Set the delay duration before Delay turning off the power. 10 sec. / Off Shutdown Add speed point: The satellite positioning will manually add speed to the camera location. You can add up to 200 speed Speed Position Add speed point / camera locations to the built-in...
  • Page 30 Menu option Description Available option Set the TV type based on your TV standard NTSC / PAL local region. Format the memory card. Warning: Once a format has been initiated, ALL content on Format Yes / No the micro SD card will be deleted CANNOT be restored or recovered.
  • Page 31: Installing The Software

    5 Installing the Software 1. Place the CD disc bundled with the car camcorder in your PC/Laptop optical drive. 2. If the CD does not execute automatically, please use Windows File Manager to execute the Install_CD.exe file in the CD. The following screen will be displayed.
  • Page 32: Supercar

    6 SuperCar Item Item Video Player File Path Play / Pause Browser File Previous File List Next File Name Stop Volume Current Duration / Total Google Map Duration Compass GPS sensitivity Chart (SNR) Speed Meter G-Sensor sensitivity Chart Note: 1. To display the route on Google Maps, please make sure the internet is connected before starting the video playback 2.
  • Page 33: Specifications

    Specifications Item Description Image sensor 1/3” CMOS sensor 2048 (H) x 1536 (V) Effective pixels Storage media Supports Micro SDHC, up to 32GB class 6 or above LCD display 2.4” LCD color TFT (112K pixels) Wide Angle Fixed Focus lens Lens F1.9 ;...
  • Page 34 Item Description Built-in 470mAH Li-polymer rechargeable (This battery is Battery NOT replaceable) Operating -10° ~ 60° C Temperature Operating Humidity 20 ~ 70% RH Storage -20° ~ 80° C Temperature Dimensions 63 x 70 x 28.7 mm Weight Approx. 94g (3.3oz)

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