New v10.2 feature: Save Clips on Honk

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In v10.2 Tesla added the ability to Save Dashcam Clips on Honk as a configurable option. This first appeared in the release notes for 2019.40.50 (official thread and discussion thread).

I went ahead and put together a walkthrough of the functionality in action as well as my thoughts on the capability here:

 

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I can't watch the vid while at work - the only thing I want is the files to be annotated with what caused the recording - motion/sentry, honk, screen button press, airbag, etc...would make it much faster to sort through the swaths of videos when I'm looking for something specific.
 

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I can't watch the vid while at work - the only thing I want is the files to be annotated with what caused the recording - motion/sentry, honk, screen button press, airbag, etc...would make it much faster to sort through the swaths of videos when I'm looking for something specific.
manually saved files already are separate from Sentry (and how often does your airbag go off?!)
 

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manually saved files already are separate from Sentry (and how often does your airbag go off?!)
Another folder yes, but it saves more files before and after the actual button press. eventxxx button 1 of 5 wouldn't be hard to attach to the end of the filename.
 

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Only five seconds? How about 1+ minutes before and several minutes after? You know, the important stuff to have as "evidence"?

And it would be nice to have a date/time stamp. And GPS location. Otherwise they're all just random video clips from anywhere at anytime.
 

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Only five seconds? How about 1+ minutes before and several minutes after? You know, the important stuff to have as "evidence"?

And it would be nice to have a date/time stamp. And GPS location. Otherwise they're all just random video clips from anywhere at anytime.
The before part remains the same (10 minutes), but it’s the after part that is weak at 5 seconds. Of course if events continue to occur you could always manually trigger a save again as well.