Esky EC 180-19 180 -DEGREE Backup Camera Review

Esky is well known for making quality backup cameras. The Esky EC 180-19 is part of this legacy. The camera is completely waterproofed. Its weatherproofing is in agreement with IP67 criteria. The camera can, therefore, work under some very severe weather conditions.


This rearview camera is also fantastic when it comes to imaging. It offers a 180 -degree field of view. 180 – degree is an impressive achievement for a low -end camera. It guarantees that this camera has minimal blind spots. 45 -degree adjustable lenses then get rid of all remaining blind spots altogether. Night navigation is another excellent feature of this monitoring system. Two LED lights help to illuminate things when it is especially dark.

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1. Good Night Vision:

Night vision is a big issue when buying a rearview camera. Nighttime is when you are most likely to hit objects. By extension, it is the time when you need your backup camera the most. A camera that cannot serve you at night is, therefore, all but useless! The Esky EC 180-19 rearview camera is an excellent night companion. Two LED lights sandwich the camera. The lights act like torches for the camera. They help the camera to make out objects distinctly in the dark. The result is that only well-illuminated images reach your monitoring device. You get to see your rear clearly, even, on a moonless night. LED may not be infrared, but, in the Esky EC 180-19 camera, they get the job done.

2. High Definition Picture Quality:

The Esky EC 180-19 rearview camera is one of the few HO enabled cameras. You get to enjoy VERY CLEAR live feeds of what is going on behind your back. An HO COD display ensures you view, only, clear images. We cannot talk about image quality without mentioning pixels. The camera boasts of two very high –quality options:

* 717 by 669 Pixels

* 628 by 586 Pixels

The two options allow you to enjoy excellent picture quality. Image quality is crucial on rearview cameras. Poor quality may see you hit avoidable objects. For your increased safety, always consider the imaging capabilities of a backup camera before purchase. The Esky EC 180-19 rearview camera has you covered on this one. You will get imaging that can challenge high -end buys.

3. Excellent Field Of View

Blind spots on a backup camera are accidents waiting to happen. Rearview camera companies, therefore, go above and beyond to ensure they offer the best field of view possible. The Esky EC 180-19 is unmatched when it comes to the area -of -sight. It provides an adjustable 180 -degree field of view. Now, a 180 -degree field of view is a very commendable feat. In fact, only one thing is better than a 180 -degree view. An adjustable 180 -degree view.

This camera offers exactly that. Adjustable cameras complement it’s 180 -degree field of view. Practically nothing can surprise you. With this camera, you enjoy the excellent field of view. If you are looking for a camera that allows you to see better than anyone else on the road, this is the camera for you.

4. Durable Build

Durability translates to the length of time a purchase serves you. Service time is a measure of cost-effectiveness. In short, the longer an item remains useful, the higher it’s cost-effectiveness. With this in mind, you want a durable cam. The Esky EC 180-19 rearview camera is the very definition of long-lasting. It comes with a high –quality metallic frame. The whole camera is also fully weatherproofed. Weatherproofing ensures that the camera

will remain functional for a very long time. Unknown to most people, severe weather conditions are the leading destroyers of backup cameras. Top of that list is rainwater. It finds its way into the camera and destroys it slowly. Waterproofing a camera, therefore, goes a long way in keeping the camera in top shape.

5. Inconspicuous:

The Esky EC 180-19 is small and very hard to notice. It fits your license plates correctly. Another thing I love most about this camera is its ease of use. You do not even need to bore new holes to install it. It comfortably uses your license plate’s holes. This easy -to -hide form makes it less susceptible to thieves. It is not a strange thing to have backup cameras

stolen. This small camera will surprise you. For a camera that hides from the public, you will feel its presence. Driving at night and backing up into tight spots will be easy as pie.


  • The camera fits inconspicuously onto your license plate.
  • The imaging is magnificent.
  • The LED lights significantly improve Night vision.
  • It is very easy to setup and use.
  • The metallic frame makes the camera to be very durable.
  • It is weatherproofed and will handle adverse weather conditions.
  • It offers very many features for its pricing.


  • It does not have infrared capabilities.
  • Rainy weather may see the camera fog up.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do you turn on the guidelines?

ANSWER: The guidelines are always on. In fact, switching them off entails turning off the  camera

2. How do I know if it’s compatible with my monitor?

ANSWER: The Esky EC 180-19 is consistent with all screens that support NTSC video input. If your monitor does, you are ready to go.

3. Can I hook it up to a monitor that does not support RCA connections?

ANSWER: Yes. But you will need an adapter to mediate the link. As it is, the Esky EC 180-19 only supports RCA connections.


The Esky EC 180-19 backup camera is a bargain. It will serve you with high -end features for low -end prices. The only downside is the fact that it sometimes fogs up during a downpour. Fogging up is a  common thing with rearview cameras. Almost all cameras fog up during rains. Fogging up can quickly be sorted with a quick wipe. It is also, only, very mild on this gadget. It is not pronounced enough to blind your camera.

Finally, metallic cameras usually go for double the price of this camera. This camera is as durable and metallic as the best of them. Esky has given us a very quality camera for the low-cost price. Buying this camera is a good move. If you are thinking of purchasing a rearview camera, consider Esky EC 180-19. It is an excellent purchase.