We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. The new millennium could, thanks largely to drones, webcams, and smartphones, very well be considered the age of the camera. The versatility and differentiation of the wireless products listed here only serve to further that claim. So whether you seek security in your home or at your business, or a clandestine gadget for cloak-and-dagger purposes, do read on. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work.

10. Mony Infrared Spy

Reminiscent of the cellphones in the movie “Zoolander,” the Mony Infrared Spy is a discreet little device that is undoubtedly a private investigator’s dream. This miniature machine, capable of taking pictures and videos, turns off automatically when its memory is full.

  • Can store up to 32 gb of footage
  • Films 1080p at 30 fps
  • Comes with unclear instructions

Brand MONY
Model 4332027845
Weight 5.6 ounces
Rating 3.7 / 5.0

9. Zmodo Two-Way

The Zmodo Two-Way is one of several options sold for significantly less of a price than products from the upper tiers. It’ll stream a live feed to its phone app at 720p, sends alerts when the motion detector is tripped, and flips to night vision when the lights go down.

  • Two-way audio from cam to phone app
  • Can be wall-mounted or put on stand
  • Low definition default is a hassle

Brand Zmodo
Model ZM-SH75D001-WA-Q2
Weight 15.2 ounces
Rating 3.7 / 5.0

8. Antaivision 960P

The clandestine Antaivision 960P is both extremely cool and a touch creepy, a device surely beloved by the J. Edgar Hoover types of our day. Capable of recording high quality audio and video, this bulb-cam’s feed can be viewed live from its accompanying mobile application.

  • 360 degree fisheye lens
  • Motion sensor for security
  • Does not support 5g wifi

Brand antaivision
Model G-201L
Weight 16 ounces
Rating 4.1 / 5.0

7. Zmodo Pivot

The Zmodo Pivot is an intriguing hybrid of an indoor security device and a smart home hub. It’d likely rank higher were it not for an unpopular update that automatically wipes local memory every 36 hours, coercing serious users into buying a cloud storage subscription.

  • Includes door sensors
  • Built-in bluetooth speaker
  • Software missing some core features

Brand Zmodo
Model SD-H2002
Weight 2.1 pounds
Rating 4.2 / 5.0

6. Bushnell Essential E2

Its outdoorsy purposes clear from a glance at its rugged exterior, the Bushnell Essential E2 is used primarily by hunters to track the movements of the local fauna. An older model, it’s a better value than the newer counterparts that still have an issue with fragility.

  • One year battery life on eight aas
  • Can detect motion up to 80 ft away
  • Below average lifespan

Brand Bushnell
Model 119836C
Weight 1.2 pounds
Rating 4.0 / 5.0

5. Logitech Circle

The elimination of wires, while a no-brainer in theory, often produces unforeseen issues with even the best products. Such is the case for the Logitech Circle an expensive, high-quality device with battery life too poor to use without hardwired power for more than a night.

  • Top notch video quality
  • 30-second time lapse of whole day
  • No battery indicator lights

Brand Logitech
Model 961-000392
Weight 2 pounds
Rating 4.0 / 5.0

4. Blink Home Security

The Blink Home Security is a premier option for affordable indoor household surveillance. While its lack of effective night vision means you won’t find one watching the Mona Lisa, this device is more than sufficient for the average user seeking some peace of mind.

  • Backs up footage to cloud
  • 2 year life on 2 aa lithium batts
  • Operable via voice command systems

Brand Blink Home Security
Weight 12.8 ounces
Rating 4.0 / 5.0

3. Netgear Arlo Pro

Free from the critical issue that plagues its successor, the original Netgear Arlo Pro remains a top option for cord-free security. Its weather-resistant features and two-way audio system make it equally suitable for both outdoor surveillance and indoor monitoring.

  • Free cloud storage for 168 hrs video
  • Comes with rechargeable batteries
  • Video range over 100 feet

Model VMC4030-100NAS
Weight 1.1 pounds
Rating 4.5 / 5.0

2. Yi Dome

Bearing a strong resemblance to a miniature astronaut helmet, the Yi Dome is an indoor security device that packs some well-delivered features in for a remarkably low price. These include a two-way audio system, real-time alerts, and remote swivel and zoom functions.

  • Infrared night vision mode
  • Anti-noise filter on microphone
  • Saves to an sd card and the cloud

Brand YI
Model 6970171171097
Weight 14.1 ounces
Rating 5.0 / 5.0

1. Blink XT Home Security

Arguably the most versatile product of its kind, the Blink XT Home Security adds weatherproofing and infrared night vision to a line of devices renowned in the indoor household surveillance world for their battery life and relative affordability.

  • Action-initiated recording
  • Free cloud storage
  • Effective led night illuminator

Brand Blink Home Security
Model BKIT004601
Weight 1.1 pounds
Rating 5.0 / 5.0
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