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N5 Dual User Guide

No.Component
1Lens
2Rear Camera Port
3USB Type-C Port
4MIC
5Indicator
6Function Button (To reset or authorize)
7Memory Card Slot
8Mounting Bracket
9Speaker
IndicatorSystem Status
Steady GreenRecording
Steady RedNot Recording / Abnormal Lens
Steady PurpleParking Monitoring
Steady BlueUpgrading
Flashes GreenEmergency Event
Flashes BlueBluetooth Authorization
ModelN5 Dual
Input5V⎓2A
StorageExternal: Support Micro-SD card (Up to 512GB, UHS-3 or higher speed)
Built-in storage: 32GB EMMC
ResolutionFront Camera: 4K 3840*2160 @25fps
Rear Camera: 1920*1080 @25fps
ApertureF1.8
Field of View (FOV)Front: 140°
Encoding TechnologySupport H.265 / H.264 encoding
RAM4Gb
Wi-Fi5GHz
Super CapacitorSupported
BluetoothBT4.2
Dimensions102 x 21.9 x 36mm
Working Temperature-4℉ to 158℉ (-20℃ to 70℃)
Storage Temperature-40℉ to 185℉ (-40℃ to 85℃)

Please scan the QR code below or search for “DDPai” in Google Play Store (Android) or App Store (iOS) to download the DDPAI App.

ddpai app qrcode

● Bluetooth Connection

For the first time of use, please connect the N5 Dual to your mobile phone through the Bluetooth.

Step 1: Power on the Dash Cam. Turn on the Bluetooth of your mobile phone.

Turn on the Bluetooth of your mobile phone

Step 2: Launch the DDPAI App, tap “Device”> “+ Add a device”.

tap “Device”- “+ Add a device”

Step 3: Select the current device name (DDP0FXXXX) in the detected Bluetooth device list.

Select the current device name (DDP0FXXXX)

Step 4: Press the function button on the Dash Cam to authorize.

function button on the Dash Cam to authorize

Step 5: When the Dash Cam is successfully connected to your mobile phone, it starts recording and the indicator stays green (Please check the indicator of your Dash Cam).

● Wi-Fi Connection

Step 1: Tap “Go to connection” > “WLAN”

Wi-Fi Connection

Step 2: Select the current device “DDPAI_N5Dual_XXXX”. Paste the password directly into the edit box and tap “Join”.

Select the current device “DDPAI_N5Dual_XXXX”

① Open the DDPAI App, enter the “Device” page, tap “+ Add a device“, enter the “Choose your device” interface, and then tap “Device without Screen“.

Device without Screen

② Tap “Next” > “Connect to Wi-Fi” in turn, and the detected Wi-Fi of the Dash Cam (such as DDPAI N5Dual_XXXX) will be displayed.

Tap -Next- - -Connect to Wi-Fi-

③ Connect your phone to the built-in Wi-Fi “DDPAI N5Dual_XXXX” of the Dash Cam, and the default password is 1234567890.

● For iPhone:

When you enter the“Settings”interface, select “WLAN” > “DDPAI N5Dual_XXXX”, enter the initial password (1234567890), and tap Join.

select -WLAN- - -DDPAI N5Dual_XXXX- for iphone

● For Android phones:

In the Wi-Fi list, select “DDPAI N5Dual_XXXX“, enter the initial password(1234567890), and tap Connect.

④ After successful connection, you can directly enter the “Device” interface of DDPAI App.

enter the -Device- interface of DDPAI App

Install the SD Card

Please make sure the Dash Cam is turned off first. Make sure the lens of the Dash Cam is facing down, the chip of the memory card is facing up. Then insert the memory card half way in (refer to the silkscreen printed pattern beside the memory card slot) and use the finger nail or a paper clip to push the card all the way inward until it clicks and locks in place.

Install the SD Card for n5 dual

Remove the SD Card

To remove the SD card, gently push its edge inward until it clicks, and then pops out, then simply pull it out of the slot.

The wiring and power-taking installation method of the Dash Cam include the following three types:

▶ Cigarette Lighter Power Supply

Insert the car charger into the cigarette lighter, and connect the car charger and the Dash Cam through the power cord. Most of the power cord will be embedded in the plastic guard plate of the car, and a small part will be exposed in the car. This wiring method is simple and easy to operate.

Step 1: Wipe the front windshield

Wipe the front windshield with a clean soft cloth to ensure that the bracket can stick firmly.

Step 2: Power on the Dash Cam

After inserting the car charger into the cigarette lighter, connect the Dash Cam to the car charger using the included Type-C power cord.

After the car starts, the Dash Cam will automatically start when it is powered on, and the start-up prompt tone “Hello, DDPAI” will be issued, and the Dash Cam will start recording at this time.

Step 3: Determine the installation position of the Dash Cam and adjust the lens angle

① After connecting the DDPAI App to the Dash Cam, launch the app, tap“Device Settings”> “ADAS intelligent assistance reminder”> “Adjust ADAS Installation position”.

Determine the installation position of the Dash Cam and adjust the lens angle

② Select “Go to live preview”>“Enter live preview”to enter the calibration interface. Then you will see the on-screen instructions to assist with installation, according which the installation position of the N5 Dual is located.

Enter live preview

● Vertically: Moving the N5 Dual side to side with the help of the vertical guideline on the middle of the screen, keep adjusting until to the middle of the vehicle’s front end align to this vertical guideline.

● Horizontally: Rotating the camera up and down with the help of the horizontal guideline on the middle of the screen, keep adjusting until the ground-level horizon outside vanishes from the scope of this horizontal guideline.

③ After completing the installation, tap “Calibration completed”.

Calibration completed

Step 5: Stabilize the Dash Cam

① After determining the installation position of the Dash Cam, attach the electrostatic sticker to the installation position.

② Peel off the film of the 3M sticker on the bracket, and stick the bracket to the center of the electrostatic sticker.

Step 6: Wiring

As shown in the following figure, please place the power cord from the cigarette lighter receptacle to the fixed position of the Dash Cam, and hide the power cord in the plastic guard plate of the car by using the crowbar.

make sure the indicator of the radar module is facing the windshield

▶ Connect the fuse box (step-down line is required)

This wiring method ensures neatness and beauty in the car and realize parking monitoring function at the same time. But the wiring operation is complicated. In order to avoid vehicle damage caused by misoperation, please complete the installation at a professional automobile service shop.

▶ Connect the OBD Interface (OBD power cable is required)

This wiring method is easy for operation and can also realize the parking monitoring function.

Step 1: Plug the Type-C connector of the OBD power cable into the Type-C port of the Dash Cam.

Type-C port of the Dash Cam

Step 2: Connect the other end of the OBD power cable to the OBD port of the vehicle.

OBD power cable

1. Clean the rear windshield (the approximate installation position of the rear camera Is shown in the figure below).

Clean the rear windshield

2. Connect the rear camera to the power cable (rear).

Connect the rear camera to the power cable (rear)

3. Insert the rear power cable fully into the N5 Dual headphone jack.

Insert the rear power cable

4. Route the rear power cable from the Dash Cam to the rear camera, cable routing is shown in the figure above.

5. Remove the red backing film of the adhesive sticker, and adjust the field of view of the rear camera, then fix the rear camera to the inner wall of the rear windshield.

fix the rear camera to the inner wall of the rear windshield

Step 1: Plug the Type-C connector of the OBD power cable into the Type-C port of the radar module.

Plug the Type-C connector of the OBD power cable

Step 2: Connect the other end of the OBD power cable to the OBD port of the vehicle.

OBD power cable

Step 3: Plug the Type-C connector of the radar cable into the Type-C port of the Dash Cam.

Type-C port of the Dash Cam

Step 4: Attach the electrostatic sticker to the recommended area as shown in the figure below. Remove the protective film from the radar, attach the adhesive side to the windshield close to the Dash Cam (make sure the indicator of the radar module is facing the windshield).

make sure the indicator of the radar module is facing the windshield

After the app is successfully connected, the “Device” interface will be displayed. On this interface, you can enter the preview interface, check the device album, set up the device, etc.

Device
  1. Local Album: Tap to view the file downloaded locally.
  2. Tap to select a device for pairing.
  3. Product Model
  4. Tap to enter the preview interface.
  5. Status Area: Contains connection status and status information of the device after connection.
  6. Prompt Area: Contains firmware version update prompts, beginner’s guide, event push and other prompt information.
  7. Device Album
  8. Device Settings: Tap to set up the Dash Cam.
  9. Service Area: You can report any problems you encounter while using the product and refer to the user manual.
  10. qDelete Device: If you select to delete the device, the connection with the device will be disconnected and the device information will be deleted.

Tap “Local Album” on the “Device” interface and you can view the downloaded files in the local album, including videos, photos, and emergency files (photos & short videos).

Local Album

Video

In the “Video” tab, you can view the all the downloaded videos. Time-lapse video files will be marked with “S”, and AI recognition files will be marked with “AI”.

Photo

In the “Photo” tab, you can view the all the downloaded photos.

Emergency

When the device is in operation, a detected collision (emergency situations such as vehicle emergency braking or collision) will trigger taking a photo and an emergency related video, which can be viewed in the “Emergency” tab. See Chapter 5 Collision Detection & Locked Videos for details.

When you tap on the area outlined by the dotted line (refer the figure below), you can enter the preview interface directly. On this interface, you can preview live video, turn the SR switch, view the tracks, playback video, take pictures, download video files, set up the device, etc.

Preview Interface
Preview Interface-2

Launch the DDPAI App, go to “Device” > “ Device Album”, you can view all the files recorded by the Dash Cam. You can also download/delete these files, hold the file you want to download/delete to enter the selection state.