[Thinkware Dashcam Link - Android] How to Connect via Wi-Fi

Most Thinkware Dash Cams feature built-in Wi-Fi to playback videos and alter the dash cam settings.

Compatible Dash Cams

  • F200, FA200, F200 PRO
  • F790
  • F800
  • M1


Please be aware that when connected via Wi-Fi the dash cam is not recording. 

The Wi-Fi will time out and disconnect if inactive or the screen on your smartphone turns off. 

Ensure to disconnect from the dash cam's Wi-Fi before beginning to drive.

How to Connect via Wi-Fi 

1. Turn on the vehicle's ignition to begin the dash cam in its Continuous Recording Mode.

*Must be within the vehicle with the ignition on, to connect via Wi-Fi.

2. Open the Thinkware Dash Cam Link App on your smartphone.

Select ① Dashcam Registration > Your Dash Cam Model


3. Press the Wi-Fi Button once on the Dash Cam.

4. You will hear "Connect to a Wi-Fi Network whose name starts with Thinkware"

5. Once you hear the verbal message, select mceclip0.png


6. Go to Phone Settings > Wi-Fi 

7. Select the Wi-Fi Network 'Thinkware_xx' (e.g. Thinkware_C5)

8. Enter the default password '123456789' and select Connect.

*"Connected without Internet" message is normal, please disregard it.

*If the Thinkware Wi-Fi disconnects or disappears immediately, please refer to Smart Network Switch.

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9. Reopen the Thinkware Dash Cam Link App. You will hear "Connected to a Smartphone".


You are now connected via Wi-Fi to your Thinkware Dash Cam!

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Wi-Fi connection to the dash cam, please reach out to our team at support@thinkware.com or 1-844-865-9273.



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