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There are some interesting shots from the recent Motortrend trip which suggest some cool features of the Cameras app. In particular, this one from @renz.jpg on instagram caught my eye:

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A few interesting details here -
  • Great layout for rearview + side view cameras maximizing the center screen.
  • Slider in the bottom left appears to toggle between "Wheel" and "Back" for the side view cameras - an awesome feature for trail spotting and parallel parking.
  • UX hint on the right suggests you can swipe to get to other views (presumably the front/belly cam?)
Not sure if these are new details or if there are other good shots of the Cameras app, but this is all quite exciting to me!
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That actually looks like a front cam in the image. The orange leaves match on the left side of the trail.
You might be right! I was on the fence about that but the road trajectory seemed slightly different. In that case the bottom-left toggle is probably "Front/Back" which is more obvious but didn't fit my priors when I assumed a rearview cam 😅

In this case I wonder what the right-hand border is trying to tell us. Maybe that's a hint to swipe to the bed cam view? That could track with what you see in the sliver of the image (grey box on top is the RTT, maybe?)
 

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I take it this is the black mountain interior, or some pre production version? The wood looks lighter in color.
 

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“gear guard” is this.
Do we know that for sure? I am pretty sure it was confirmed that gear guard would, well, guard your gear by monitoring the R1T's truck bed. Has it been confirmed that it will act as a dash cam? That it will monitor the entire vehicle when parked like Sentry Mode on a Tesla?

I'm assuming both will be true... but I haven't seen anything that says so definitively. (I'm hoping to be wrong and someone has a link to info!)
 

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Do we know that for sure? I am pretty sure it was confirmed that gear guard would, well, guard your gear by monitoring the R1T's truck bed. Has it been confirmed that it will act as a dash cam? That it will monitor the entire vehicle when parked like Sentry Mode on a Tesla?

I'm assuming both will be true... but I haven't seen anything that says so definitively. (I'm hoping to be wrong and someone has a link to info!)
We don’t know anything for sure.

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The support site refers to their "Gear Guard remote monitoring system". We don't have specifics yet, but it's safe to say they will eventually have a sentry-mode-like system. We will probably have a pretty good idea of what exactly we'll see at launch once we get the press coverage next week.
 
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