Which dashcam should I choose?

Are you looking for a dashcam, but are you not yet sure which dashcam fits best in your car? Then we will help you in this blog! Nowadays there are so many different dashcams available in all shapes and sizes. We will make a distinction between dashcams with 1, 2 or 3 cameras and in those categories we discuss the options you have when making a choice.

Did you know that we have a very handy comparison tool on our website? Add up to 4 dashcams to the comparison from the product page and see the differences in specifications!

1 Channel dashcam

Are you looking for a simple solution to guarantee the safety of your car? Then a dashcam with 1 camera is for you! The dashcam requires a short, simple installation, because you only have to hide wires from the dashcam to a power point in the car. This could be the cigarette plug, a USB connection or the fuse box of the car. For the latter option you need a VIOFO Hardwire Kit and fuses. There are also many differences with 1 Channel dashcams, we have listed a few that may be interesting!


The VIOFO classic is also one of the most popular dashcams. This dashcam has been available in many cars throughout Europe since 2019 and will remain so for a while! The VIOFO A119 V3 is an easy-to-use dashcam with very sharp Quad HD+ image quality that was way ahead of its time. The dashcam has almost all modern technologies. You also get crystal clear images at night thanks to the Sony Starvis 5MP sensor. With the help of the G-sensor, the dashcam can also be used in parking mode, allowing you to record images when the car is parked. The VIOFO A119 V3 does not have a Wi-Fi module, so the dashcam cannot be used in the VIOFO app. However, you can easily read the images via any computer or laptop!

VIOFO A119 Mini 2

Despite the popularity of the VIOFO A119 V3, a successor has been launched under the name VIOFO A119 Mini 2 . This dashcam can actually do everything that the VIOFO A119 V3 can do, but in an even more compact size, no bigger than a car key. This makes the dashcam ideal for hiding behind the rear-view mirror without it being in view while driving. The VIOFO A119 Mini 2 also has a Wi-Fi chip, which gives you the option to connect the dashcam to the VIOFO app via your mobile phone. This way you always have the images that the dashcam records with you in your pocket. The connection is lightning fast and it is also possible to download the images from the app to your phone in no time!


If you really want the latest, then the VIOFO VS1 is the best choice when it comes to 1 Channel dashcams. This dashcam from 2024, just like the VIOFO A119 Mini 2, is very compact and easy to conceal. The dashcam has 2K Quad HD quality in 30 fps, which ensures razor-sharp images, both during the day and at night. There are three different parking modes in this dashcam that you can use if you connect it with a hardwire kit. The dashcam can record for 35 seconds when motion is detected by the G-sensor, the dashcam can record a timelapse in low frames and the dashcam can record in mini file size! Your car is protected 24/7 in the event of damage with the VIOFO VS1. With the VIOFO VS1 you will receive a VIOFO 32GB SD card for free!

VIOFO A229 Pro 1CH

With the 1 Channel dashcams you also have the option to go for the very best image quality. The VIOFO A229 Pro 1CH delivers the sharpest 4K images, allowing you to see license plates clearly without any effort. This dashcam from 2024 uses two leading Sony Starvis image sensors, namely the IMX678 and IMX675. The Dashcam comes standard with a CPL-200 filter, so you get images that are not overexposed, even when the sun is low. You get the sharpest images with the VIOFO A229 Pro!

Overview of all VIOFO 1 Channel dashcams:

2 Channel dashcam

Do you think it is important that a dashcam records the front and rear of the car? Then you choose a dashcam with 2 cameras.  The big advantage of a rear camera is of course the fact that you also have images of a car crashing into the back of you. In general, people do not just drive away after a collision, but if it does happen, you also have that person and the license plate in view! In addition, in most cases both cameras offer such a wide viewing angle that you only have a blind spot on the side of the car that is not filmed. Which 2 Channel dashcams are there and which one suits you best? We will discuss a number of dashcams for you again!

VIOFO A129 Duo Pro

There is also another classic among double dashcams, namely the VIOFO A129 Duo Pro . This dashcam was way ahead of its time and was one of the first dashcams on the market with 4K image quality. This makes this dashcam still extremely popular and actually has all the necessary functions. The dashcam has excellent night vision, reads license plates very well and has a Wi-Fi chip, making it easy to connect to the VIOFO app. Did you know that the VIOFO A129 Duo Pro is one of the few dashcams that can use a CPL filter on both the front and rear? In short, a popular dashcam that is at home in all markets.

VIOFO A139 Pro 2CH

The clearest and sharpest image is what the A139 Pro 2CH can offer. The dashcam does not have a screen, but nevertheless records the best images! To make it even better, this dashcam comes standard with a VIOFO CPL-200 filter to ensure that no glare from the sun hits the lens. The A139 Pro 2CH has an improved Wi-Fi chip that ensures that you can download images from the VIOFO app to your phone in no time. You can optionally choose to connect the dashcam to the car's fuse box with a hardwire kit, so that it can be used in one of the three parking modes. Do you want to extra protect the dashcam and SD card against theft? This is possible with an A139 Mounting Bracket that is specially made for this dashcam!

VIOFO A229 Pro 2CH

Also mentioned among the 1 channel dashcams, the VIOFO A229 Pro 2CH . Since this is one of the latest and greatest models from VIOFO, it is definitely worth mentioning twice. This dashcam can do exactly the same as the VIOFO A229 Pro 1CH, but also has a rear camera with an exceptionally high 2K image quality, equipped with a Sony Starvis 2 IMX 5MP sensor. The front camera has the popular Sony Starvis 2 IMX678 8MP sensor. The dashcam has 5GHz Wi-Fi so you can download images directly from the app on your phone. Thanks to the thin coaxial cables that connect the front and rear cameras, you can conceal the dashcam in the interior of the car without any effort.

Overview of all VIOFO 2 Channel dashcams:

3 Channel dashcams

In recent years, the dashcam with three cameras has also appeared on the market. These dashcams can be used for various purposes. For example, you can choose to record an extra side of the car, so that you have images almost all around the car. The most commonly used application of a dashcam with three cameras is within the taxi and Uber world. You not only have images of the front and back of the car, but also of the inside. This way you always have the customers you transport in view if something happens. This camera can give you an extra sense of security. We will also discuss a few of the 3 channel dashcams.


The VIOFO A139 3CH is one of the first dashcams to come onto the market with three cameras. The dashcam is equipped with a Full HD front lens and a 1080P rear and interior camera. The rear and interior cameras both have a wide angle of 170 degrees, so you have almost no blind spot around the car and you also get a full view of the inside. The special thing about the interior camera is the infrared lens. This way you have sharp, unique images at night, to create full facial recognition even in the dark. The VIOFO A139 3CH dashcam also has a variant with 4K quality, namely the VIOFO A139 Pro 3CH .

VIOFO A229 Plus 3CH

A dashcam of which both the front and rear cameras produce 2K full HD images, that is the VIOFO A229 Plus 3CH . In addition, just like the VIOFO A139 3CH, this dashcam has an infrared interior camera for sharp night shots. This dashcam has a smart voice control function, with which you can start, stop recordings, screenshot or turn the Wi-Fi on and off. The function also warns you if there are problems with recording or with the SD card. The dashcam has all the modern features you would expect from a 2024 dashcam: GPS, Wi-Fi, parking modes and many other functions that you can adjust in the app! In short, a complete dashcam that you naturally want in your car!

Overview of all VIOFO 3 Channel dashcams:

 VIOFO Benelux

VIOFO Benelux is the official distributor of the high-quality VIOFO dashcams in the Benelux. In addition, we are now active throughout Europe. For years, our dashcams have been tested best by various major test platforms such as Dashcamtalk. The VIOFO dashcams are characterized by high quality video resolution, discreet design and premium smart functions. View our complete range now here!

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