One way to secure your safety at all times is having a security camera. What security camera should I choose? Find out which type of security camera could offer better security for your property.
Rent or own, you probably want to know the best security camera system for keeping an eye on your home while you’re gone. That used to entail signing on with a professional—and pricey—security service like ADT. But the boom in wireless and internet security is putting indoor and outdoor home surveillance into our own hands.
These close cousins of webcams require minimal installation and offer flexible setups and a range of security features. Indeed, the offers vary widely by camera, and navigating them all gets more daunting as this category grows ever more crowded. To help you find the best security camera for your needs, we outline the key features to consider and share the results of our testing. Whether you’re looking for an easy way to check on your kids and pets, or a full-service sentinel to monitor for intruders, we’ll help find the right product for your needs.
This roundup was updated on October 16, 2017 to add our review of the Honeywell Lyric C2. This is a very good camera, but it’s not quite good enough to displace our current top recommendation or runner up.