Cycliq Fly6 rear camera light review

Combining visibility with the reassurance of constantly recording HD video puts the Cycliq Fly6 at the head of the must have commuting accessories

cycliq fly6 rear bike camera light
Cycling Weekly Verdict

If you are looking for the latest, all-singing, all-dancing action cam, this is not it. If, however, you regularly commute by bike or enjoy riding busier routes on the weekend, then this should be top of your list. From a safety point of view, the Cycliq Fly6 works well as a stand-alone light with great rear visibility. The HD camera and innovative features add a level of reassurance that could prove very useful if you should ever need it.

Reasons to buy
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    LED light powerful enough for daytime visibility

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    Camera battery life is excellent

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    Footage is easy to access and time/date stamped

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    Incident Capture Mode

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Reasons to avoid
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    Unit is quite bulky

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    Footage suffers on rougher road surfaces

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    Side LED visibility is poor

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Ride along any popular commuter route and it is becoming increasingly common to see riders using cameras. Whether this is a good thing or not is an entirely different debate. However there is no doubting that if the worst was to happen, it is good to have solid evidence to back up any disputes that might arise.

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