Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-28-2015, 07:44 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 78
Wireless Backup Camera

Hey these things are dirt cheap on eBay. Anyone have some feedback on them. Can't even buy a 7 inch lcd display for what they are asking. Any chance you can link one of these to an android phone and put a gps up on the screen?

searchinferu is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 01-28-2015, 08:05 PM   #2
Senior Member
Ray,IN's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: North America somewhere
Posts: 12,303
I don't know about other brands, but Rand McNally's RV and truck GPS's have that feature, and sell all the equipment.
I don't know why anyone would do that, the RM, RV and truck units come with a 7" screen. Having two 7" screens on the dash is cluttered, but I can watch my GPS and rear camera at the same time. Can't do that with one screen and two functions.

2000 Winnebago Ultimate Freedom USQ40JD, ISC 8.3 Cummins 350, Spartan MM Chassis. USA 1SG, retired;PPA,Good Sam Life member."We the people are the rightful masters of both the Congress and the Courts - not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow men who pervert theConstitution. "Abraham Lincoln"
Ray,IN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2015, 09:04 PM   #3
Senior Member
chuckftboy's Avatar
Fleetwood Owners Club
Holiday Rambler Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: North East Florida
Posts: 571
You get exactly what you pay for CHEAP. Had one in the pickup truck to use when backing to hook up the boat trailer. Every time I drove past a local laundry, their cameras would display on my screen. Sometimes I would get the camera feed from gas station store. Needless to say it became dumpster material real quick. Save your money for something better.
2015, HR Ambassador 38DBT / 2006 Jeep TJ Towd
340 Cummins / Freightliner Chassis
chuckftboy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2015, 10:36 PM   #4
Registered User
Damon Owners Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: May 2008
Location: N. Palm Springs CA (in winter)
Posts: 2,421
Wireless camera's get radio interference and distance between camera and receiver makes the signal weak. Best to get hard wired camera.
Doggy Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2015, 09:06 AM   #5
Senior Member
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Nov 2013
Posts: 206
I agree there is a reason they are cheap. They are cheap made. I used them around my house and after about a year the color starts going out then shortly after that the camera goes out. This is after about 4 camera's. I have one that has been working for about 5 years though but pic not that good and it is 100' away from my shop to the house also moves at the push of a button. I don't recommend them.
flangley is offline   Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Recommendation for Wireless Backup Camera System RVNewB101 iRV2.com General Discussion 15 05-12-2015 06:24 PM
Garmin BC 20 Backup Camera O Lloyd Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 0 10-20-2014 06:42 PM
User Report: Garmin RV 760LMT GPS & BC 20 Wireless Backup Camera RussOnTheRoad Gear and Product Discussions 26 07-28-2014 11:56 AM
Quality of Garmin BC 20 wireless backup camera VAParrothead Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 1 06-02-2014 04:07 PM
Backup Camera Problem GM28 Class A Motorhome Discussions 7 02-13-2014 08:51 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:32 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.