Best Home Security Cameras 2018

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Having an extra eye watching your property while you are away has become a necessity rather than a luxury these days. Owning a smart home security camera is a must for every person, and with the advent of smart homes on the rise, an added advantage for all early adopters. Here are the best home security cameras you can buy this year, and keep your home safe.

Amazon Cloud Cam Security Camera, Works with Alexa

Features

  • Stay connected 24/7 - Catch activities as they happen in 1080p Full HD. Watch, download, and share the last 24 hours of motion alert video clips for free.
  • Notifications - Get notified when Cloud Cam sees activity. Check in anytime or watch motion clips on the Cloud Cam mobile app or at cloudcam.amazon.com.
  • See clearly in the dark - Night vision lets you detect what's happening around the clock. Turn on/off night vision LEDs in the Cloud Cam App.
  • Two-way audio - Check in with the family or tell your dog to stop barking.
  • 30-day free trial of any Cloud Cam subscription - Get intelligent alerts and advanced features like person detection, Zones, and see up to 30 days of video history.

Blink XT Home Security Camera

Features

  • WEATHERPROOF FOR OUTDOOR OR INDOOR USE: Place and move your wireless Blink camera anywhere around your home both inside and out. Start off with a small system and expand to up to 10 cameras on one Blink Sync Modulep
  • MOTION DETECTOR:  Built-in motion sensor  alarm, when motion detector is triggered, WIFI cameras will send an alert to your smartphone and record a short clip of the event to the cloud
  • BATTERY POWERED SECURITY SYSTEM: Wireless home camera with 2-year battery life, powered by 2 AA Lithium batteries (included), data is sent from IP cameras over Wi-Fi
  • SMART HOME VIDEO SECURITY WITH HD VIDEO: Simple self-install home monitoring in minutes; easy control wireless cameras with the included iOS & Android apps or via voice through our Amazon Alexa Skill!
  • FREE CLOUD STORAGE: Totally wire-free, with no monthly fees or service contract required. Requires iOS 9.3 or Android 4.4 KitKat or higher

Canary All-in-One Indoor HD Security Camera

Features

  • LET CANARY BE YOUR EYES AND EARS: The Canary All-in-One Home Security System is just what you've been looking for. Featuring a full HD 1080p camera with a 147-degree lens view, the Canary can see more or your home to help keep your mind at ease. The Canary also features high-quality sound recording, so you are not only able to see your home, but be able to hear what's going on.
  • BUILT IN ALARM TO HELP SCARE OFF INTRUDERS: The Canary features a built in alarm system that reaches sound levels of 90+ decibels, that's the same noise level as a running lawn mower! The built in siren is perfect for scaring off unwanted visitors.
  • GET UPDATES TO YOUR SMARTPHONE: Canary works using the wireless internet in your home. By connecting your phone to the Canary system, you will be able to receive immediate alerts when your camera notices movement and activity. Never be surprised by an unfortunate event with the Canary Home Security System.
  • PERFECT FOR PET LOVERS: The Canary Home Security System is also a great tool for pet parents. Have you ever wondered what your cats do while you're away, or which of you dogs keeps getting into the trash? Well, now you can watch and find out. Set up your Canary camera near where your pet spends the most time and be able to keep an eye on them throughout the day.
  • WE'RE ON A MISSION: Everyone has a right to feel safe and secure, and security comes from having the information you want when you want it. It's the guiding principle behind our work and reinforces our belief that the best technology helps to make you smarter, puts you in control, and gives you access to the information you need. That's why Canary is dedicated to developing easy-to-use technology that protects, empowers, and has a meaningful impact on people, families, and their communities.

Arlo Q by NETGEAR

Features

  • 1080p HD resolution- Live stream sharp HD resolution from anywhere using your smartphone, tablet, or computer
  • Enhanced night vision capability lets you see clearly even in total darkness.Motion Detection Range;Adjustable up to 50 feet.;Wireless Range:300 feet line of sight
  • Records motion or sound-triggered events in your cloud to be accessed from anywhere via the Arlo app
  • 2-Way Audio - Built-in mic and speaker enable push-to-talk capability, so you can listen in and talk back
  • 7 Days of Free Cloud Recordings - Arlo comes with recurring 7-day free cloud recordings. Live stream or view recorded video and audio for up to 7 days

SENS8 Home Security Camera

Features

  • Complete Protection: 1080p HD camera with night vision, motion detection, 95+ dB alarm & speaker, Bank-level encryption to protect privacy
  • No Monthly Fee EVER: Supports 8G local storage as well as uploads videos to Dropbox, you own your data
  • Reduced False Alarms: Eliminate false alarms thanks to patented sensor fusion algorithm, using app to automatically disarm/arm
  • Multiple Sensors: Temperature, humidity, sound & ambient light sensors that take care of your home and loved ones comprehensively
  • Back-up Battery: Keep monitoring and alarming for 2 hours even being unplugged. 1-year quality warranty backed by SENS8, 24/7 Livechat Support on mysens8.com

Netatmo Welcome, Home Security Camera with Face Recognition

Features

  • Home security camera with revolutionary face recognition technology
  • Private and safe local storage on micro SD card (included), no video storage fees
  • Free video access fully accessible from your smartphone or computer
  • Stunning Full HD 1080p videos, extensive 130 Degree field of view, superior night vision
  • Beautiful anodized aluminum.Please refer user manual attached below for instructions and troubleshooting steps

Arlo Indoor/Outdoor Security Camera System by NETGEAR

Features

  • Patented 100% Wire-Free design for easy placement anywhere
  • Night vision cameras work even in the dark
  • Motion activated cameras w/ Email or App notifications- Records and alerts only when motion is detected with 7 days of free rolling cloud storage
  • Indoor/outdoor weather-resistant cameras
  • This is the standard Arlo camera, and the Arlo Pro is a separate product

Logitech Circle 2 Indoor/Outdoor Weatherproof Wireless Home Security Camera

Features

  • Full HD Video and Night Vision with 180-Degree Lens - See more of what's happening at home in full 1080p HD, day or night, with an ultra-wide 180-degree glass lens
  • Smart Alerts - Get instant, customized motion alerts; and with Circle Safe Premium, be notified when a person is detected or when activity happens within a specific Motion Zone you've created
  • Advanced Motion Filtering - Identifies and records relevant motion activity so you can keep an eye on unwanted visitors without spending hours sorting through video footage
  • Smart Time-lapse Day Brief - Recap important moments in the last 24 hours of home in a free 30-second Day Brief
  • Talk and Listen - Built-in speaker and microphone let's you talk to your pet when the camera is placed indoors or to the delivery man when it's outdoors. Unlimited Streaming, Cameras and Users - Access your video footage any time. One account, unlimited cameras connected and multiple users

Canary Flex Indoor Outdoor HD Security Camera

Features

  • Unrivaled versatility - Indoor / outdoor HD security that works wire-free or plugged in
  • Works with Alexa - Stream video to Echo Show or Echo Spot
  • Most common uses: Front porch, nursery, backyard pool, home office, small business
  • HD Video, Day & Night - Wide-angle lens, auto night vision with image pan and zoom
  • AI-powered Intelligence - Person detection / smart alerts included free

Lighthouse AI Smart Security Home Camera

Features

  • Security alerts you won’t ignore: With its 3D sensor and AI, get notified when there's actual movement from people and large objects (like doors) when you're away. Not from shadows or pets.
  • A search engine for life at home: Quickly find out what happened just by asking, "What did the kids do while I was out yesterday?"
  • People & pet recognition: Lighthouse knows the difference between people and pets, kids and adults, and who you know and those you don’t.
  • Facial recognition: Train Lighthouse to recognize people by face. Get notified if Lighthouse sees a new face at home.
  • Real-life updates: Set up custom notifications that tell you when the kids come home, if the dog walker's running late or if an elderly parent wasn't in the kitchen at the normal time.