CosyDVR

Video recording (DVR) software for in-car use

DVR software kit designed for in-car use:


  • Works in background as a service

  • Works even when the keyboard is locked

  • Autostart recording after program launch

  • Autoremove old files

  • FLASH button for night recordings (if device supports)

  • GPS data is recorded into subtitle files *.srt

  • Separate *.gpx file for upload to the OpenStreetMap.org

  • GPS data is shown on the screen

  • Night mode for better video under low light condition

  • Different focus modes (infinity, auto, continuous video, macro)

  • Zoooming in/out with gestures

  • Refocus on screen tap

  • Exit function is protected with long click to avoid accedental click

  • Configurable options (video size, bitrate, maxtemp and minfree space, fragment time etc.)

  • Notification area clickable icon for bringing app to front

This software might not work with all devices. Old versions are available at CosyDVR (old).

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

Download F-Droid
  • Version 1.3.22 (30) - Added on 2019-02-07

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 443 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.CAMERA
    • android.permission.RECORD_AUDIO
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.BATTERY_STATS
  • Version 1.3.21 (29) - Added on 2018-02-20

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 444 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.CAMERA
    • android.permission.RECORD_AUDIO
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.BATTERY_STATS
  • Version 1.3.20 (28) - Added on 2017-07-14

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 444 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.CAMERA
    • android.permission.RECORD_AUDIO
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.BATTERY_STATS