thinkware u1000

  1. M

    Thinkware U1000 WiFi does not work properly anymore

    Hi everyone I'm in a little bit of an unfortunate situation right now. I bought a thinkware u1000 dashcam from bestbuy in March 2022 and it is now out of warranty. The WiFi on it stopped working properly (constantly disconnects, sometimes connecting to it reboots the dashcam). Thinkware is...
  2. htpoint

    U3000 vs U1000 Video Quality Comparison

    Here is a comparison of the new Thinkware U3000 vs the U1000, I dont want to spoil anything, you be the judge of the quality would love to know what you think and if its worth the upgrade.
  3. Gen2Raptor

    Two years later U1000 first issue

    Hey guys. Hope all are well. What had happened was…. I’ve had a U1000 front and rear powered via OBD II in my truck for almost two years. No issues at all. Dedicated hotspot I kept in my truck to enable cloud and notifications worked without issues as well. Well at least no issues from the...
  4. K

    Thinking of purchasing the Thinkware U1000 , need advice also on a mobile hot spot that battery can last a long time

    Hi All, New to the dash cams, never had one but just got a new car and want the security. So I'm thinking of going with the Thinkware U1000 front and rear, with the radar, and with a battery pack. But in order to have 24/7 connectivity I would need a mobile hot spot as I won't be parking in a...
  5. ilovepurple159

    CPL Filter for rear camera or front?

    Based on the little paper, the picture appears to show the rear camera and the CPL filter that came with it but can I also attach it to the front one? Not sure if it will fit, anyone try it? Lastly, where can I buy CPL filter so I can have it for both?
  6. T

    File Sizes

    Hi Guys, Connected the U1000 up on Saturday, went for a drive. Looking at the footage and file sizes I have a few questions. I've noticed that 1min it uses roughly 200MB Front and 100MB Rear. However, when there is an event (G Sensor is triggered) and it switches over to an Event File the...
  7. U

    Think ware U1000 using the Celling Neo Battery

    New here folks. I recently purchased and installed the Thinkware U1000 Front and rear camera system. I have been having an issue since installation that the camera will not turn off and go into parking mode once the ignition is off. I troubleshot the entire system, called thinkeware and they...
  8. S

    Just bought the Genesis 2019 AWD, just a few questions about the Thinkware U1000

    Hey All, I just purchased the 2019 Genesis G70 3.3T AWD. I'm thinking about hardwiring the Thinkware U1000 to the fuse box. The questions I have regarding the dash cam and fuse box are: 1) When I am parking at home in my garage, how would I turn off the dash cam so no battery drain is...
  9. N

    Firmware update.

    I’m currently on firmware v1.00.09 and I’ve noticed that when connecting via WiFi my continuous recordings are there in sequence, but my manual recordings have stopped since February 2020. Also, when I first connect to the dash cam I get a pop up on my iPhone saying that the latest firmware has...
  10. D

    New U1000 owner, couple questions

    Hi guys, I just bought a U1000, which is a major upgrade for me from my old Mobius action cam as a dash cam. I'm pretty excited, I hope I made the right decision. I was on the fence about a DR900-S, a A129 pro, and the U1000. In the end the U1000 got the nod. I have a couple questions for...
  11. L

    Increase recording time

    Is there any modded firmware available that can increase the recording chunks to something other than a minute? It's honestly annoying to go through so many clips and as far as I know, the reasoning for this is so that in case you lose power from an accident, it can still save the footage. I...
  12. J

    U1000 faulty

    Hi all Newbie here. Signed up today but have been a lurker for a while. My U1000 suddenly failed on me. Randonly, reset itself so had to start all over again. In trying to do that I can’t seem to get it to work. It keeps power itself off automatically after a few seconds of start up. In that...
  13. G

    Distorted recorded footage

    Hi, I recently bought the Thinkware 2 cam U1000 incl. Radar unit. All works fine, however, using the original 64g memory card and most recent firmware, the recorded footage is distorted and mostly gray. Also using lifestream via wifi. I have not yet received a answer from Thinkware but is this a...
  14. Blaknite

    U1000 Parking Mode Not working.

    Hi Guys, I trawled the posts for anything that might help my issue, but wasn't able to find a fix :(. I'm not sure exactly what's happening, but it's as follows. I have a U1000 dual channel kit, which is hardwired into the car. There is also a radar attachment. My HW kit states that Red -...
  15. L

    Thinkware U1000 and Vehicle Modem Power

    I have a 2020 Ford Escape - Titanium. I currently have my Thinkware U1000 (front and rear camera) system hardwired with a BlackVue B-124X battery. The cameras receive power without issue while parked. However, the vehicle's modem powers off, which prevents me from viewing the vehicle's camera...
  16. M

    Thinkware U1000 cannot pair using thinkware cloud

    Hello, I am having connectivity issues with my recently purchased Thinkware U1000 front and rear dash camera with an iVolt mini to power it purchased from Thinkware Canada on When attempting to pair the camera using the Thinkware Cloud app on my Samsung Note 9 I can get through...