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Novus Alpha V3

Product Code: NOVAV3

Novus Alpha V3 GPS speed camera detector finished in matt black, provides information of fixed, average speed, possible mobile, red light cameras and accident blackspots across the UK with clear natural voice announcements. The Novus Alpha V3 ultilises the unique vehicle profile mode, allowing drivers to select the category of vehicle they are driving, the Novus Alpha V3 will then advise the driver of the correct speed limit for their vehicle when in a camera zone.

Novus Alpha V3 operation is via the supplied 24 key IR (Infra-Red) remote control. Novus Alpha V3 also includes FREE lifetime speed camera database updates.



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Novus Alpha V3 builds upon the multi award-winning speed camera database used by all Novus based products and adds the unique vehicle profile mode and provides warnings via clear natural voice announcements and full colour OLED screen that gives you more information as you drive including your vehicle speed, camera type and enforced speed limit.

Novus Alpha V3 features an OLED 1.5-inch screen, using OLED (organic light-emitting diode) technology Novus Alpha V3 overcomes the problem of viewing the screen in bright sunlight. The Novus Alpha V3 features a wide range of features which the user can access using the supplied IR (Infra-Red) remote control.

Novus Alpha V3 is ready to go with speed camera database for UK installed and contains GPS co-ordinates of the following speed cameras and road safety hazards: Fixed speed cameras, SPECS speed cameras, Mobile speed cameras, Red light cameras, Congestion charging zones, Saftey camera protection zones, Accident black spots, Steep hills and Sharp bends. Using the Novus Alpha V3 remote control the user can enable of disable individual groups of warning types.

When stationary the Novus Alpha V3 displays the time, when in motion the current vehicle speed is then shown. The Novus Alpha V3 also provides date, time, SOS position, maximum speed, elapsed time and distance travelled for each trip.

Novus Alpha V3 Vehicle Profile Mode

The Novus Alpha V3 vehicle profile feature allows you to select from a choice of six different vehicle types including car, cars towing caravans or trialers, buses and coaches, goods vehicles below 7.5tonnes and goods vehicles exceeding 7.5tonnes. Once the vehicle profile mode for your vehicle has been selected Novus Alpha V3 will then warn you of the speed limit at speed camera locations for your specific vehicle type e.g.

A mobile speed camera can be enforcing a section of dual carriageway where the speed limit is posted as 60mph.

If the profile is set to 'Car' then the Novus Alpha V3 will warn:
'Warning possible mobile camera ahead, limit 60 miles per hour'.

If the profile is set to 'Goods vehicle exceeding 7.5 tonnes' then the Novus Alpha V3 will warn:
'Warning possible mobile camera ahead, limit 50 miles per hour'.

Novus Alpha V3 Features

‣Warnings of fixed cameras including Gatso, Truvelo, SPECS, Speedmaster and DS2
‣Warnings of red light cameras
‣Warnings of possible mobile sites
‣Warnings of accident black spots
‣Clearly announces the legal speed limit when approaching camera sites
‣Clear voice alerts
‣1.5-inch colour OLED screen
‣Comprehensive UK speed camera database collated by experienced ex-Traffic Police
‣Six different vehicle profile modes e.g. car mode, HGV mode
‣Operation via 24 key IR remote control
‣Natural voice alerts and colour visual warnings
‣Accurate Speed Reading
‣KMH or MPH modes
‣Record unique POI
‣Safe driving mode
‣Camera only mode
‣Comprehensive UK speed camera database - updated weekly
‣12-24 volt operation
‣Easily transferable between vehicles (extra magnetic mount required)
‣16 Channel Super Serse GPS engine
‣USB 2.0 compatible
‣FREE lifetime UK speed cameras updates
‣2 Years manufacturers warranty


The Novus Alpha V3 is simple to install, using the vehicles cigerette lighter and a magnetic mount on the dashboard, the Novus Alpha V3 is easy to install, taking seconds to install and remove from your vehicle.


Novus Alpha V3 is preloaded with a comprehensive speed camera database. Updates require a PC with Internet connection. In order to update the Novus Alpha V3 speed camera database you will require a PC running Windows 98, 2000, ME, XP or Windows 7 system software and Internet access.

What's in the box? (when purchased from

‣Novus Alpha V3
‣In Car Power Lead
‣Magnetic Mount
‣Remote Control
‣USB Lead
‣User Manual

Novus Alpha V3 Accessories

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Novus Alpha V3 Technical Specification

‣Technology: GPS
‣Installation: Plug & Play
‣Power: 12-24 volt, cigarette lighter
‣Dimensions: Width - 60mm, Depth - 95mm, Height - 45mm
‣Free Subscription Period: Lifetime
‣Guarantee: 2-year
Novus Alpha V3 manual

Manual requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
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This product is a sophisticated electronic device which requires that you read, understand, and act upon the information given in the instruction manual (usually available via the above 'manual' link). You will need internet access and, in accordance with the manufacturers’ recommendations, regularly seek out and accept all firmware or software updates offered by the manufacturer. All GPS devices need to ‘see’ the satellites in the sky. Therefore you will need to know that your vehicle does not have glass that will block or impede the GPS signal.

Updates to this product are via the internet. At this product page we state compatibility with specific versions of current internet connection devices, for example: PC, laptop, MAC, smartphone etc. The Consumer Contract Regulations allow you 14 days, from receipt of purchase, to check compatibility with your internet connection device/s. If you choose to replace or update your PC, MAC etc. neither we nor the manufacturer will be responsible if the new/replacement Operating System (OS) is not compatible with the purchased product.

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