If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission.
- Google’s Nest Cam Indoor is one of the most popular wireless home security cameras on the market right now, but it’s also extremely expensive with its $200 price tag.
- Meanwhile, Amazon is currently running a sale on the top-rated Wyze Cam 1080p Home Camera that slashes the price to $46.95 for a 2-pack.
- That works out to just $23.30 per camera, which means you can buy eight Wyze Cams to cover your entire home and still have money left over compared to buying only one Nest Cam.
- Visit BGR’s homepage for more stories.
The Nest Cam was instrumental in creating and popularizing the wireless home security camera category. Of that, there is no question. As it did with its smart thermometers, Nest created a product that was wonderfully useful and remarkably easy to set up. Back then, the device’s $200 price tag might have been at least somewhat reasonable, since it was an emerging space and there wasn’t much competition. The problem now, however, is that there are plenty of other options out there that are just as good and they cost a small fraction of what Nest is charging.
A perfect example is the Wyze Cam 1080p HD Indoor Wireless Smart Home Camera, which is already a steal at $26 shipped. It has all the main features you could ask for such as 1080p resolution, night vision, motion detection, and two-way audio. Beyond that, however, it has another awesome feature you might not even think to ask for: 14 days of free cloud storage for your video recordings! $26 is beyond reasonable for this great camera, but you can buy a 2-pack right now on Amazon for just $46.36, which works out to $23.18 per camera. In other words, you can literally buy EIGHT Wyze Cams for less than you would spend on ONE Nest Cam.
Here’s a blurb from the Amazon page that has some more info:
Wyze Cam V2 delivers fast, clear, live stream footage direct to your smartphone via the Wyze app (iOS and Android), day or night. With motion and sound detection you can receive an alert anytime your Wyze Cam V2 detects sound and motion, and view up to 14 days of saved alert videos for free – no monthly fees or subscription required. Use the Wyze Cam v2’s new motion tagging feature to easily identify motion in both live stream and playback video modes. Plus, you can add an 8GB, 16GB or 32GB microSD card (sold separately) to enable continuous recording and schedule custom time-lapse videos, and use 2-way audio to talk and listen through your Wyze Cam V2. Use the Wyze app to manage and view multiple cameras, share your cameras with other users, view alert videos, and record and share photos and videos directly from the app. The Wyze Cam V2 must be powered to use (it does not have a battery) and is designed for indoor use (it is not weatherproof). Power Adapter Input – 110-240V (AC/DC). WiFi: 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz (Does not support 5GHz network) Supports WPA and WPA2 protocols
More of today’s best deals
Apple AirPods Pro List Price:$249.00 Price:$234.98 You Save:$52.00 (21%) Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Apple iPad (10.2-inch, Wi-Fi, 32GB) - Space Gray (Previous Model) Price: Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Apple iPad (10.2-inch, Wi-Fi, 128GB) - Space Gray (Previous Model) Price: Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Sony Wireless Headphones Price: Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Save up to 46% on Cuisinart Cast Iron Cookware Price:$69.99 Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Save up to 47% on iOttie car mounts and chargers Price:Up to 47% off Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
EarBuddyz Ultra Ear Hooks and Covers Compatible with Apple AirPods 1 & AirPods 2 or EarPods Fea… Price:$13.95 Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
Potensic D58, FPV Drone with 2K Camera, 5G WiFi HD Live Video, GPS Auto Return, RC Quadcopter f… List Price:$169.99 Price:$149.99 You Save:$20.00 (12%) Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
TP-Link N300 WiFi Extender(TL-WA855RE)-WiFi Range Extender, up to 300Mbps speed, Wireless Signa… List Price:$29.99 Price:$15.99 You Save:$14.00 (47%) Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
TP-Link AC750 WiFi Extender (RE220), Covers Up to 1200 Sq.ft and 20 Devices, Up to 750Mbps Dual… List Price:$34.99 Price:$26.99 You Save:$8.00 (23%) Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
TP-Link AV1000 Powerline Ethernet Adapter(TL-PA7010 KIT)- Gigabit Port, Plug&Play, Power Saving… Price: Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission
- 1 Amazon eGift Card
- 2 Kasa Smart Plug HS103P4, Smart Home Wi-Fi Outlet Works with Alexa, Echo, Google Home & IFTTT, N…
- 3 iRobot Roomba 675 Robot Vacuum-Wi-Fi Connectivity, Works with Alexa, Good for Pet Hair, Carpets…
- 4 iRobot Roomba i3+ (3550) Robot Vacuum with Automatic Dirt Disposal Disposal - Empties Itself, W…
Follow @BGRDeals on Twitter to keep up with the latest and greatest deals we find around the web. Prices subject to change without notice and any coupons mentioned above may be available in limited supply.