To utilize the full features of the AI-12 dashcam, including Standby mode, your dashcam must be connected to a constant 12V or 24V minimum 2A power source. The dashcam should only be connected to a power source using the supplied cables.
If an installation is aborted and the dashcam has power, follow the power off procedure to avoid draining the battery. See Power off or restart the dashcam.
The input power connector is located on the side of the dashcam cylinder.
USB-C can NOT be used to power the dashcam.
You can connect the dashcam to a power source as follows:
by hardwiring the dashcam to the fuse box of the vehicle
with an OBDII cable
When you connect the dashcam to a power source, position the cable as shown.