Dropcam + Nest Protect
When a safety event occurs (smoke or CO is detected):
> Cameras in your home turn on automatically
> A clip is generated and saved automatically during an event, even if you’re not a subscriber
> User receives a notification of the event on their mobile device
> Event is added to your activity feed and Cloud Recording timeline (as applicable)
Dropcam + Nest Thernostat
When a user manually sets Away/Home mode:
> Alerts turn on or off, respectively
> Cameras turn on or off, respectively
Dropcam is a cloud-based Wi-Fi video monitoring service that helps you stay connected to places, people and pets. Receive activity alerts on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Add optional Cloud Video Recording (CVR) to access video from the past week or month.
With a 107 degree field of view and 4x zoom, Dropcam keeps you connected to people, places and pets in vivid 720p HD video.
How It Works
Open the box and remove the camera. Connect to your Wi-Fi network via your computer. Name your camera and create an account. You're ready to stream!
Connect on the Go
Receive alerts for motion and sound on your smartphone or other device. Drop in live and talk directly with people and pets.
View it Later
Add our optional Cloud Recording service to save up to 30 days (720 hours) of continuous video. Review footage on your device and share favorite clips with family and friends.
Mobile & Web Apps
Watch remotely from your devices.
Receive notifications for motion and sound.
Keep an eye on things, even in the dark.
Talk directly to people and pets.
Set alerts based on time of day or your location.
Live Secure Streaming
Stream safely with bank-level encryption.
Get new features with camera and app updates.
Share your stream with friends or make it public.
Cloud Video Recording (CVR)
Add our optional Cloud Video Recording to save up to a month of video and make clips.
Save 7 days of video
Save 30 days of video
50% off CVR pricing for additional cameras.
- Product Dimensions:4.5" x 3.15" x 3.15"
- Weight: 5.5oz (156g)
Input: 50/60Hz 0.5A
- Camera: Color with digital zoom
- Video: H.264 encoding, up to 720HD (1280 × 720) at 30 frames/sec
- Field of View: 107° (diagonal)
- Audio: Speaker and microphone
- Night Vision: High-power IR LEDs
- Warranty: One-year parts
- Operating Temperature: 0 - 35°C, designed for indoor use
- Computer (for setup)
- High Speed Internet: DSL, Cable, FiOS
- Web Browser: Internet Explorer 7+, Firefox 3+, Safari 3+, Chrome
- Optional Devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and/or Android Device
- Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
- Supported wireless security:
- WEP (40-bit, 128-bit)
- WPA (TKIP, AES)
- WPA2 (TKIP, AES)
In the Box
- HD Camera
- Aluminum stand
- Wall mounting hardware
- 10-foot USB cable
- USB power adapter
- Quick start guide
Hours of Operation
Monday through Saturday: 6am to 6pm PT
Which Dropcam is Right for You?
| || |
|Field of View ||107° ||130° |
|Zoom ||4x ||8x |
|Night Vision ||Good ||Excellent |
|Audio Quality ||Solid ||Superior |
|Mobile and Web Apps ||✔ ||✔ |
|2-Way Talk ||✔ ||✔ |
|Intelligent Alerts ||✔ ||✔ |
|Wi-Fi ||2.4GHz ||2.4GHz and 5.0GHz |
|Cloud Recording ||Optional ||Optional |
|Setup ||Computer ||Computer or iOS device* |
|Camera Color ||Silver ||Black |
|Video ||H.264 encoding, 720p HD |
1280 x 720 at 30 frames/sec
|H.264 encoding, 720p HD |
1280 x 720 at 30 frames/sec
*To set up Dropcam Pro using an iOS device, you need an iPhone 4S or later, iPad 3rd generation or later, iPad mini or iPod touch 5th generation or later running iOS 6 or higher.