Nest Cam Home Security Camera Review

All hail the Nest Cam.  Made by Nest, this is an upgrade to the highly successful DropCam Pro.  Nest purchased DropCam for a whopping $555 million and this is the result of that marriage.  While I’m not sitting in the development room, it looks as though this camera shares a lot of similarity to the DropCam Pro which we reviewed here so I’m guessing this was already in the works when they were purchased. There are several nice improvements with this camera.  The 1080p full HD video is the most important part of the upgrade.  I like the direction they took with … Read more

Samsung SNH-E6413BN SmartCam Security Camera Product Review

I have used a few Samsung SmartCam Security Cameras and haven’t been disappointed.  I had high hopes for the Samsung SNH-E6413BN SmartCam Security Camera.  I use it to monitor my pool.  That’s my Samsung SNH-E6413BN SmartCam in the photo with this article. You may have already read my review on the Samsung SNH-1011 SmartCam.  The Samsung SNH-E6413BN SmartCam is a higher end camera and I was expecting a better monitoring experience.  The camera is very similar to the Samsung SNH-E6411BN SmartCam and in fact, I can’t tell the difference between the two.  Let’s take a closer look at this security camera. … Read more

Samsung SNH-1011 SmartCam Security Camera Product Review

I use the Samsung SNH-1011 SmartCam Security Camera to monitor my garage.  Amazingly, I left the garage door open overnight a few times.  I needed an inexpensive but reliable camera to maintain a view on the status of the garage doors.  That’s my Samsung SNH-1011 SmartCam in the photo with this article.  When I do my nightly security check before going to bed, this is one of the cameras that I check.  The Samsung SNH-1011 Smartcam is a wireless camera with minimal features and that’s how it is priced.  I picked this up a few months ago on a good deal … Read more

Dropcam Pro Wireless Home Security Camera Review

The Dropcam Pro is one of our favorite security cameras.  These cameras are now made by a company that is owned by Google.  Dropcam was a a real innovator in security home security cameras.  Eventually they were purchased by nest and then Nest was purchased by Google.  I own four Dropcam Pros and they are great cameras.  I selected these based upon the features and quality of the video steam.  The image attached to this article is the front of my home during the daytime. The picture quality is excellent and the stationary wide angle lens gives a 130 degree view. … Read more