When it comes with home security, you have a few options. You can decorate your home in a complete system with window, door, and motion sensors that activate alarms, but it can get expensive. If you don’t want to spend that kind of money or want to avoid having to mount or wire anything, installing a camera or two is a good alternative.
Knowing that 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 put yourself at risk of privacy, so you need to take precautions. We break down what you need to keep in mind when buying one, and we’ve rounded up our favorites after rigorous testing.
Update March 2021: We’ve added the Nooie Cam 360 as a pick and updated pricing and details throughout.
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