Not quite ready Decorate your home with window, door, motion sensors and hire an on-demand monitoring service? do not eat! You can still keep your home safe without fiddling with your wires. A camera setup or two is an affordable alternative.
Knowing you can check in when you’re away provides peace of mind, but many of us have a love/hate relationship with these cameras. There is an obvious security benefit, but you are exposing yourself to privacy risks. We break down what you should keep in mind when shopping for one, and round up our favorites after rigorous testing.
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Updated September 2021: We’ve added the Cync Indoor Cam as our new top pick and the updated Cam Pan V2 from Wyze. We’ve also added more information about the new cameras and why we don’t recommend Ring.
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