OOSSXX Wireless One-Way Audio 1080P Security Camera System
Last updated date: July 9, 2020
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wireless security camera system wireless security camera system Overview The wireless system supports up to eight cameras, so the monitoring range is wide.The product is suitable for a variety of occasions, like homes,offices,workshop,restaurants,etc. Even at night, the waterproof camera can monitor every corner of the house very well. You can use your mobile app to watch everything in your home remotely, anytime, anywhere. Once a thief breaks into the house, the system will automatically send an alert to your mailbox. Our shop provide a variety of extension accessories (extend antenna, extend camera, Wi-Fi extender, etc.) wireless home security surveillance camera system Easy Installation The product supports wireless and wired dual mode operation. Wireless connection refers to the NVR without cable connection to the camera. Simply mount the cameras, plug in the adapters and go. Connection between the NVR and cameras is through your internet.In this way, the installation of the product will be very easy. Customers can purchase network cable settings. The camera is without a battery.So each camera needs to be plugged into a nearby outlet for power. wireless home security surveillance camera system Camera Connection waterproof camera Waterproof Camera wireless home security surveillance camera system Night Vision Features wireless home security surveillance camera system app wireless home security surveillance camera system accessories Remote Viewing On PC And Mobile Devices All camera channels wireless signals are encrypted and run on your network by using the NVR as a central hub. In addition to directly watching the video using the system internal network, we remotely view your security system using internet browsers or your smart phone APP & Playback Download the Eseecloud app on your smart phone (IOS or Android), and enjoy cameras simultaneous viewing on the app. Watch recordings saved on NVR remotely via app. You can watch them on your mobile phone anytime anywhere, using mobile network or Wi-Fi. Playback locally on your large screen TV by using the HDMI port on the NVR. Motion Detection & E-mail Alert The security system allows you to customize the motion detection area, such as a door or window, as needed.The motion sensor sensitivity can also be customized to prevent false alarms such as plants moving in a breeze. When a camera detects motion , it can activate multiple security responses including turning on alarm, sending an alert and picture to your email box, communicate information to App, and trigger a recording. Accessories We provide a series of products,accessories, you can order according to your needs, to design your own monitoring system. You can add accessories to an existing suit, like extended antenna, Wi-Fi extender,expanded camera,etc. wireless security camera system wireless security camera system wireless security camera system wireless security camera system wireless security camera system wireless security camera system Detail Detail Detail Detail Detail Detail NVR 8CH 8CH 8CH 8CH 8CH 8CH Camera 4 4 8 4 8 4 NVR Resolution 1080P 1080P 1080P 1080P 1080P 1080P Camera Resolution 720P 960P 960P 1080P 1080P 1080P Hard Drive 1 TB Hard Drive 1 TB Hard Drive 2 TB Hard Drive NO Hard Drive NO Hard Drive NO Hard Drive Night Vision ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ ✓ Lens 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch 3.6mm , IR cut filter with auto switch IP camera IP camera wifi antenna wifi extender Detail Detail Detail Detail Detail Support Resolution 1080P 1080P 1080P 720P / 960P / 1080P 720P / 960P / 1080P
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An Overview On Home Security Camera Systems
Home security cameras are currently more affordable than they ever have been and they are becoming a fixture in many homes where they are helping to thwart home invasions or thefts, as well as generally helping the homeowner feel safe and comfortable when it comes to the security of their home.
Security cameras can be a single stand-alone product, perhaps pointed to the front door or porch area, where it can capture things like your mailman or solicitors as they approach your door. Other systems involve many cameras that you place strategically around your property to capture any entry points to your home or even interior areas of your home where important and valuable items are stored.
The difficulty in setting up a camera system can vary from extremely easy, with wireless and battery-powered options, to more involved installations where you will find yourself drilling holes to run solid wires for power or communication, making a more bulletproof security system. The right system for you will be determined by your specific needs and if you find a few differentiating qualities of the current security camera systems that make them the right product for you, you can narrow your selection down to a product that will be ideal.
A one-camera security setup is often used as a smart-doorbell system. The camera can sense motion and alert you when something triggers it. The alerts will go directly to your phone through an app and you can immediately see who is at your door. Some cameras allow you to talk through the camera as well. This feature can be handy if your neighbor or a friend drop by while you are out and you can simply tell them you’re out of the house, but it can also allow you to scare off a would-be thief who might be eyeballing a package that was delivered to your front stoop.
For a more robust home security system that covers a larger area of your property, you will want to look at multi-camera system, says our home expert Vicki Liston, writer and producer of the award-winning home improvement show, “On The Fly…DIY.”
“Since a system includes cameras at multiple heights, angles, and locations around (and/or inside) your home, you’ll need to consider how they are powered, how many you’ll need, and how they store video footage,” Liston says.
These factors and considerations can seem daunting or complex, but they don’t have to be. The camera system, Arlo Home Security System with Siren, is a good example of an easy-to-setup camera system. The cameras don’t need wiring run to them, as they are powered by batteries and use your home’s wireless network to upload their footage to the provided smart-base. The biggest effort you will face in mounting these is having to maybe climb a ladder to install them up at the best vantage point for each area. The system offers two-way audio so you can communicate through the camera with whomever it has captured, but it also has a high-decibel siren that can scare off intruders. Combine these features with a useful app that allows you to operate the camera’s features with your smartphone and you have a fully functioning, weatherproof security system ready to help keep you protected with only minimal setup effort.
If your camera happens to capture a criminal activity like a thief attempting to break into your home or steal a package from your front porch, you will be relying on the footage from this camera as your main source of identification of the perpetrator. This is when having a 1080p camera becomes a huge benefit to you. A security camera that records in 1080p, like the Wyze Labs Indoor Smart Camera with Night Vision, can be the difference between having a blurry image of this criminal activity versus a clear image. If the image is clear enough, which is much more likely in a 1080p camera, it can be the most crucial clue in actually tracking down the person captured in the image. Saving a little money by using a lower-quality camera can actually end up being a big waste of money if the footage is never crisp enough to be usable.
“It makes no sense to spend considerable time and effort setting up a system if the picture quality is only ‘fair’ to ‘good,’” says Liston. “1080p quality will give you a great picture, even when recording in night vision mode (and night vision should be a given with any security camera system).”
Some security cameras are best used in an indoor setting where you hope to monitor something of value inside your house. Often times the most valuable thing in your home could be your sleeping baby and it is common to want to be able to keep a set of eyes in this particular room to ease your mind and help you ensure the safety of the child. A camera like the YI 1080p Home Camera really shines through for this use as a nanny-cam. The camera is programmed to hear the sound of a crying baby and immediately notify you through the app interface on your smartphone. This function lets you see what is going on in the baby’s room when they are crying, but there is also a live camera function on the app that lets you view the activities in the room at any point in time. This adds a level of comfort and ease in the mind of the users as they know they can remotely check in on their young child at any time of day, also a useful feature when you have a new babysitter at home as well and you would like to make sure they are giving the best treatment to your child.
Whether it’s monitoring your pets or children inside your home while you step out for an errand, or keeping tabs on your deliveries to make sure the packages are handled with care, there is likely a good security system suitable for your needs. Think of how much coverage you want from your cameras and how you plan to store your security footage and you can narrow down the field of products to a handful of contenders. From there, find one that has a handy app that you can use through your smartphone or one that can satisfy your need for two-way audio. The right product for you will be revealed once you really determine your priorities and choose the best options for you.
DWYM Fun Fact
Having any type of home security system visible to a potential intruder is often enough to stop them from trying. A study at UNC Charlotte shows that over 80% of burglars look for home security systems before trying to enter a home and 60% admitted they would not attempt breaking in simply due to the presence of a security system. That means most of our security systems may work even when we don’t see them doing so, as they naturally ward off these intruders by their very presence.
The Home Security Camera System Buying Guide
- In a day where hackers can access many of your wireless cameras and devices, it is more important than ever to make sure you aren’t giving them easy access to footage of a camera that is recording the activities inside your home. Liston’s biggest tip regarding a new security system is to be sure you have a dual authentication setup for interior cameras.
“If you are monitoring any interior locations, it is absolutely necessary to have layers of security in the login process,” Liston says. “Don’t simply use a username and password alone as any skilled hacker will eventually be able to crack this. Use a password and a one-time code sent to your phone or created via an authentication app. Either way, you are making it extremely hard for a hacker to obtain access and monitor the camera feeds…and your day (and night) life.”
- Think of how you plan to power your camera. A wireless camera that runs on batteries is ideal for an apartment or a rental unit where you aren’t allowed to drill holes in the wall. A wired camera, though, will never need to be charged or have batteries replaced, so the act of setting it up permanently will make the lifetime maintenance of the cameras practically nothing.
- Security cameras can either save footage to a memory card that is stored locally at your home, or to a cloud service that will host the footage for you. Many of the memory card options can be set up to delete old footage while recording new footage in its place, which is a convenient way to save on storage while still having access to recent footage when you need it.
- Some camera systems give you the option of adding cameras in the future. This means you can start with one or two cameras that are aimed toward the areas that you think are the most vulnerable and you can add more cameras over time if you find that there are still certain areas lacking in coverage. This modularity will provide a good value to your security system so you won’t have to worry about replacing every camera each time you want to upgrade.