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Old 01-28-2015, 08:44 PM   #1
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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?
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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.
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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.
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Wireless camera's get radio interference and distance between camera and receiver makes the signal weak. Best to get hard wired camera.
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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.
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