Browning Spec Ops Advantage
Browning Spec Ops Advantage
Browning Spec Ops Advantage
Browning Spec Ops Advantage

Browning Spec Ops Advantage

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Browning Spec Ops Advantage ReviewSpec Ops Advantage game camera review

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Spec Ops Advantage FAQ's

Trailcampro Comprehensive Score:

In Progress

Picture Quality:Testing in Progress

Mpxl Rating | Video ResolutionSee Breakdown ▼

Battery Life:8.7 Months

Resting Power(on) | Daytime Power Consumption | Nighttime Power ConsumptionSee Breakdown ▼

Trigger Speed & Detection:94/100

Picture Trigger & Recovery Speed | Video Trigger & Recovery Speed | Detection RangeSee Breakdown ▼

Quality of Design:Testing in Progress

Dimensions | Battery Type | External Battery Jack See Breakdown ▼


Pros

  • 8+ months of battery life
  • Fantastic detection circuit

Cons

  • n/a

Trailcampro Analysis

 

Picture Quality:  Testing in Progress

Photo resolution: 20 mpxl

Video resolution:  1920 x 1080p

Flash Type:  No Glow IR

We are placing cameras in the field. We will post pictures and videos as they become available.

Battery Life: 80/100

Picture & Video Resting Power (on):    0.85 mW

Picture Daytime/Nighttime Power Consumption:   4.5 Ws |  5.3 Ws

Video Daytime/Nighttime Power Consumption: 27.0 Ws | 65.5 Ws

Picture Mode

If this camera were to take 35-day and 35-night pictures every 24 hours, the Spec Ops Advantage would last 8.7 months in the field on a set of 8 AA Lithium Batteries. For a no glow trail camera using 8 batteries, we consider this to be really good.

Video Mode

If this camera were to take 15-day and 15-night videos (10-second videos) every 24 hours, it would last 2.5 months in the field on a set of lithium batteries. Much like picture battery life, we consider this to be pretty good for a camera using 8 batteries.

Detection Circuit:     94/100

Picture Trigger & Recovery Speed: 0.42 s. / 0.7 s.

Video Trigger & Recovery Speed:  0.46 s. / 0.7 s.

Detection Range:  90 ft.

It is impossible to find fault in this detection circuit. Picture and video trigger speeds are plenty quick, recovery times are outstanding, and 90 ft. of detection range is a real plus. What more could you ask for?

Quality of Design:     Testing in Progress

Dimensions: 5.5" x 4.25" x 3"

Battery Type:  8 AA Batteries

External Battery Jack:  12-Volt

This category is under evaluation

Review Conclusion:     Testing in Progress

 

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FAQ's: Browning Spec Ops Advantage Trail Camera

Q: How do I view the pictures?

A: There are a number of ways to do this. Pictures/videos are stored on the SD card you place in the camera. This camera has a built-in viewer for reviewing images and videos on the camera itself.

  • View pictures on your computer. Plug the SD card in a desktop computer or laptop via the built-in SD card reader or use a USB reader if your computer doesn't have one. This method works for most tablets as well. With this method, we recommend having two SD cards per camera so you can swap them in the field.
  • View pictures on your smartphone. Choose between the iOS Reader for iPhones and the Android Reader. Phone readers require an app to access the photos, you can read more about these via the previous links.
  • Trail Camera Viewers. While more expensive, handheld viewers are useful if you don't have a smartphone or run multiple trail cameras. 

Q: Will this trail camera trigger on small animals (birds, rodents, etc.)?

A: Trail cameras detect on a combination of heat and movement, so, yes, small mammals will trigger the camera. However, if you are going after smaller warm-blooded mammals, we recommend getting the camera closer to your target. For best performance, place the camera in an area that would enable picture detection from 3 - 20 ft.

Q: Can animals see the infrared flash on this camera?

A: This is somewhat controversial. Humans can't see the flash as the nanometer spectrum is above what the human eye can detect (that is where the 940 comes from in the Dark Ops name). It's also much harder for an animal to see, but that could depend on the species of animal as different species see in different light spectrums.

A: From us! We hope to woo you with our incredible charm, two-year warranty, 90-day returns, free continental U.S. shipping, and technical expertise. If that isn't enough, we give you an 8 Gig SD card with this camera and you can call and talk our ear off anytime. 

Seriously, though, we know you have plenty of options of where to spend your hard-earned money. The internet can be the wild, wild, west of too-good-to-be-true deals. If you choose to do business with us, we will go out of our way to make sure you are happy with the camera you select and the service we provide you.

We are passionate about testing and reviewing trail cameras, but most importantly, we are passionate about treating our customers the right way. We do things differently from what you have come to expect from other internet retailers and we hope you give us the opportunity to prove that to you.

 

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Manufacturers Specs:

  • 40.6° Field of View
  • 20 mpxl interpolate photos
  • No glow IR Flash
  • 2” Color Viewing Screen
  • Smart IR Video
  • 1920 x 1080 FHD Videos with Sound (5 sec. - 2 min. length)
  • Adjustable IR Flash (Power Save, Long Range)
  • SD Card Management Options
  • Support up to 512GB SDXC Memory Card (not included)
  • Timelapse Plus Camera Mode, with Infrared Triggered Pictures
  • Up to 8 Multi Shot Images
  • Up to 8 Rapid Fire Images
  • 12 volt External Power Jack
  • TV Out and USB Port
  • Picture info bar displays: Time, Date, Temperature, Moon Phase, Barometric pressure, Camera ID
  • Programmable Picture Delay (1 sec. – 60 min.)
  • Compatible with Browning Buck Watch Timelapse Viewer Software 
  • ¼” -20 Tripod Socket
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    trail camera warranty

        Buy your next trail camera or accessory from us and we will protect your purchase with our 90-day return policy and our exclusive 2-year warranty.

        Most manufacturer warranties are only one year.  In our opinion, that isn't good enough.  Our customers get a two year warranty, directly from us.

    Trailcampro's 2-Year Warranty

        If the trail camera you purchase from us goes defective within two years of your purchase, we will quickly replace it.

        We strive to make the warranty process as quick and easy as possible. Simply fill out our warranty form.

    Trailcampro's 90-Day Return Policy

         We believe you have the right to return any game camera that does not meet your expectations within 90 days.

         Our return policy lets you field test products, at no risk to you!

    • Buyer's remorse? Return the camera to us for a full refund (minus shipping).
    • Purchased the wrong camera? We will ship you the right camera.
    • Something wrong with the camera you received? We will replace it at no cost to you.

         Want to talk to a trail camera expert?  Contact our friendly staff.

         Read our Customer Testimonials to find out what our customers have been saying about us!

      Ups Ground Shipping Times Domestic Shipping Options
      • Free UPS Economy Shipping on all orders over $99
      • Free shipping applies only to the lower 48 states and will be shipped via the most economical method.
      • Orders placed before 3 p.m Central Standard Time are usually shipped the same day
      • We are happy to offer expedited shipping options.  Prices are shown during checkout.
      International Orders

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      Trailcampro L.L.C.

      3048 S. Clifton Ave
      Suite 108
      Springfield, MO 65807
      1-800-791-0660

      Trail Camera Accessories

      Here are a few of the accessories we like to use in the Trail Camera.


      Energizer Ultimate Lithiums | 8 Pack

      $14.95

      - There is no downside to using lithium batteries.  Long battery life, extreme durability and better night pictures. You will be happy you did.

        


      6 Foot Python Cable Lock

      $19.95

      - Use this with the security case, or just the camera itself.  The Advantage has brackets on the back specifically for this lock.

       



      Extra SD Cards

      Start at $9.95

       - SD cards store your pictures and videos for easy removal.  We give you a free SD card with the Spec Ops Advantage, but most people use two sd cards.  If you have two cards, you can swap them out when you retrieve the pictures.

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      Browning Spec Ops Advantage has a rating of 4.8 stars based on 4 reviews.