Version 8.1.1 - January 2024

  • Fixed storage path selection issues
  • Fixed some video recording issues, especially on older Android versions

Version 8.1 - December 2023

  • Fixed background video recording on Android 14
  • Background GPS improvements on Android 13 and 14
  • Added audio track icon into the Files section
  • Fixed the Start App functionality on Android 13 and 14
  • Design improvements on Android 13 and 14
  • Pro version: multiple Bluetooth devices can now trigger automatic start/stop
  • Pro version: removed the Google Drive option (due to Google’s restrictions)

Version 8.0.3 - January 2023

  • Fixed GPS issues (especially related to saving speed values)

Pro Version 8.0.2 - July 2022

  • Fixed Bluetooth connection issues

Version 8.0.1 - June 2022

  • Bugfix version

Please only update to version 8.0.1 after you reviewed/backed up already saved files! The old files might become inaccessible!

Version 8.0 - May 2022

  • GPS improvements
  • Added new video option to disable sound if it causes recording problems
  • Added new background option for battery optimization permission
  • Added warning popup when background permission is not granted
  • Improved general compatibility with Android 11 and 12
  • Removed the EnVsion upload option (discontinued service)

Version 7.1.1 - February 2022

  • Fixed the video protection problem happening on Android 12

Version 7.1 - September 2020

  • Removed the AppBrain ad library
  • Pro version: added Bluetooth as auto-start and auto-stop options

Version 7.0 - May 2020

  • Upload video (including speed and GPS coordinates) to EnVsion Dash, the online dashcam video management platform –
  • Option to display cardinal directions
  • Start other apps when using the Back button
  • Generate subtitle files after video recording
  • Fixed specific upload problems
  • Dropped support for Android 4.1 – 4.3, minimum supported is now Android 4.4

Pro Version 6.0.1 - July 2019

  • Camera selection after installation
  • Uploads to Google Drive, Dropbox and custom servers

Changes in common with the free version 6.0:

  • Added app buttons to notifications and lock screens
  • Removed the vertical axis from g-force values
  • Speed and viewfinder shown in the background
  • Automatic retry of interrupted uploads
  • Video length countdown in the main video button
  • Disabled autostart on charger for Oreo (Android 8.0) and beyond
  • Dropped support for Android 2.3 and 4.0, minimum supported is now Android 4.1

Version 6.0 - May 2019

  • Added app buttons to notifications and lock screens
  • Removed the vertical axis from g-force values
  • Speed and viewfinder shown in the background
  • Automatic retry of interrupted uploads
  • Video length countdown in the main video button
  • Disabled autostart on charger for Oreo (Android 8.0) and beyond
  • Dropped support for Android 2.3 and 4.0, minimum supported is now Android 4.1

Version 5.1.1 - December 2017

  • Bugfix version

Version 5.1 - September 2017

  • New method to work with SD cards (on Android 5.0 and beyond)
  • Pinch-to-zoom gesture support in the main screen
  • Extra protection options (mainly to play a sound)
  • Support for HEVC (H.265) video encoder
  • Background button for returning to the main screen
  • Removed phone state permission, can no longer detect incoming calls
  • Translations to Indonesian, Thai and Vietnamese
  • Pro version: option to automatically start the app after device boot
  • Pro version: 1000 video overlay credits on the server

Version 5.0.1 - Aug 10, 2016

  • New orientation option for USB external cameras on head units (car stereos)
  • Fixed issues related to orientation

Version 5.0 - Jun 22, 2016

  • Improved design
  • Portrait orientation
  • Any value for resolution, bitrate and frame rate
  • Optimized photo/video playback and contextual actions
  • Incremental uploads with visible progress
  • Separate storage limits for videos and photos
  • Option for auto-delete or stop capturing when a storage limit is reached
  • Video stabilization option for all devices (if supported)
  • New method to turn off the camera capture sound
  • Video “retain” options renamed to “protect”
  • Translations to Brazilian Portuguese, Bulgarian and Japanese

Version 4.1.1 - Mar 28, 2015

  • Removed the AppFlood ad library (flagged as adware by an antivirus)
  • Translation to Romanian

Version 4.1 - Dec 16, 2014

  • Overheating protection (General settings)
  • Support for a new video resolution: 3840×2160 (4K UHD)
  • New way to manage file paths in the settings
  • Share option in each file’s context menu
  • Two new options in General settings: lock screen and roaming
  • Image stabilization as a video option
  • Auto-focus for video and HDR scene (useful for Galaxy S5)
  • Changed memory management to eliminate the “low memory” messages
  • Fixed the occasional retain problems
  • Translations to Croatian, French, German and Hungarian
  • Dropped support for Android 2.2 (Froyo), the oldest supported is now 2.3.3 (Gingerbread)

Version 4.0 - Mar 18, 2014

  • Various tweaks/improvements on the camera code
  • New way to deal with GPS coordinates and speed
  • New option in Background mode: show/hide the move button
  • New option in Automatic mode: start when charger is connected
  • Added a 2nd app icon (DailyRoads Files) to access files and settings directly
  • Reorganized the menu options between the main screen and the Files section
  • Improvements with Gallery and how file structure is refreshed in Windows
  • Added new date format options (yyyy-mm-dd, and dd/mm/yyyy)
  • Added large font option for speed
  • Changed the cleanup algorithm to show the “no space” warning less frequently
  • Added optimization for Samsung devices (option in video settings)
  • Ads are displayed on some screens, but are automatically removed after an in-app donation
  • New option in General settings: back button
  • Translations to Czech, Turkish and Ukrainian

Version 3.0 - Jul 21, 2013

  • New video quality options (on Android 4.0 and beyond)
  • Camera modes to individually set scene, white balance and exposure compensation
  • Support for reverse landscape orientation (on Android 2.3 and beyond)
  • Added map below a video and photo (in portrait view)
  • All valid SD card paths are now automatically detected
  • Improvements on operation with screen turned off
  • Background buttons can now be dragged over other apps
  • Total video/photo files shown in the lower-right corner
  • Editable signature in subtitle files
  • Protection from accidental exit with the back button
  • Occasional invitation to download other free apps through AppBrain
  • Option to record debug info into a log file
  • Translations to Arabic, Dutch, Italian, Polish and Hebrew
  • Dropped support for Android 2.1 (Eclair), the oldest supported is now 2.2 (Froyo)

Version 2.1.2 - Aug 27, 2012

  • Bugfix: focus mode is now properly saved for both videos and photos

Version 2.1.1 - Aug 18, 2012

  • Added “continuous focus” video option for all devices
  • Changed the look of the main buttons, also enhancing contrast
  • The setting for storage space limit is now only used for tempvideos

Version 2.1 - Jun 19, 2012

  • Fixed various incompatibilities introduced in the previous version
  • Added microphone button to quickly enable/disable sound from videos
  • New option to maximize stability or minimize gaps between videos

Version 2.0 - Apr 22, 2012

  • Rewritten camera-related code (video and photo)
  • Added 3 new video quality options: bitrate, frame rate, focus mode
  • Reduced time gap between consecutive video files
  • Gallery to manage files in a different way
  • Personalized sharing/upload options through the Gallery (depends on what apps are installed)
  • New option for background Exit button
  • Added support for Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Dropped support for Android 1.5 and 1.6, the oldest supported is now 2.1
  • HQ video recording is now supported on the Samsung Galaxy S 2
  • Translations to Korean and Spanish

Version 1.7.2 - Sep 29, 2011

  • Option to specify a full path for the files, as opposed to just the main folder
  • If files are deleted outside the app, added option to manually sync with the card (Files -> Refresh)
  • More stable shutdown procedure in automatic mode
  • On the Samsung Galaxy S II, the default resolution is set to 800×480, with a warning for HQ

Version 1.7.1 - Jul 24, 2011

  • Fixed video recording problems related to CQ on certain devices
  • Improved background operation, especially under low memory conditions

Version 1.7 - Jul 13, 2011

  • Option to overlay timestamps and GPS data on videos (through an online server)
  • Option to generate subtitle files with timestamps and GPS data
  • New group of settings “Overlays” to control the above options
  • A new context-menu option on video files allows uploading to the overlay server
  • Support for a new video resolution: 1920×1080 (1080p) – not yet on the SGS II
  • Donate button in the app – your donations keep the app free, thank you!

Version 1.6.2 - May 5, 2011

  • Fixed more “camera could not be initialized” errors
  • Visual improvements on the Video and Photo buttons in their active state

Version 1.6.1 - Apr 7, 2011

  • Reduced the frequency of “camera could not be initialized” errors
  • Improved car dock detection, especially when undocking
  • Shutter sound is muted when volume=0, even in the background
  • Improvements for the first GPS fix, after app is started
  • Removed support for 3banana notes (due to changes in company and API)

Version 1.4.2 - Aug 29, 2010

  • High quality video recording with Froyo (Android 2.2 and newer)
  • Improvements of video quality for lower resolutions (Android 2.1 and newer)
  • Support for an intermediary video resolution: 400×240 (WQVGA)

Version 1.4.1 - Aug 13, 2010

  • The timestamp can also be shown on recorded videos and photos
  • Fix for the list of photo resolutions under certain locales

Version 1.4 - Aug 8, 2010

  • Speed, elevation and GPS coordinates can now be shown on the main screen and recorded videos
  • Elevation and GPS coordinates can be shown on photos
  • New group of settings “Formatting & display”
  • Support for 2 new video resolutions: 800×480 (WVGA) and 1280×720 (HD 720p)
  • Sound is no longer included when recording video in the background
  • New menu option: Exit

Version 1.3 - May 21, 2010

  • Use of the accelerometer to detect sudden change in g-forces
  • Reverse geocoding (in settings and context menu on files and folders)
  • The shutter sound can be now silenced when capturing photos and recording videos
  • A new context-menu option allows adding a photo into the 3banana Notes app
  • Improved video quality for high resolutions (VGA and D1)
  • No more timeouts when uploading large files
  • Chinese translation (Simplified and Traditional)

Version 1.2 - Feb 6, 2010

  • The Video button is now used only to start and stop video recording
  • The main preview area is used now to retain videos
  • New “retained videos” option for video upload (replaces the “last files” options)
  • Explicit settings changes are required now to upload publicly visible video/photo files
  • Improvements for the Nexus One and Samsung Moment (not fully functional yet)

Version 1.1 - Jan 17, 2010

  • Added notification icon into the status bar, to clearly indicate whether video is recording or not in the background
  • New context menu option in the files list: “Play with…” (video) or “View with…” (photo)
  • The default video encoder is now automatically determined for each phone
  • New menu option “Issues” to list and allow reporting issues with the application

Version 1.0.1 - Dec 31, 2009

  • Added a new option in the settings (“Video encoder”) to allow recording video with the Motorola Droid (needing H.264)

Version 1.0 - Dec 30, 2009

  • Official launch on the Android Market