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Dropcam Wi-Fi Wireless Video Monitoring Camera, Works with Amazon Alexa

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  • 60 Second Setup - Use your computer to find your Wi-Fi network, live stream in under a minute.
  • High Quality Video - Get into the details with 720p high-definition video.
  • Fast and easy setup - online and securely streaming 720p HD video in 60 seconds.
  • Field of View - 107 degrees diagonal, plus Night Vision and Zoom, means you don’t miss a thing.
  • Cloud Video Recording (CVR) - Review footage and make clips with optional secure offsite recording.
  • Stay connected with Two-Way Talk, Intelligent Alerts, Scheduling and Mobile & Web apps.
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Product description

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Product Description

Dropcam HD Internet Wi-Fi Video Monitoring Cameras help you watch what you love from anywhere. In less than a minute, you'll have it setup and securely streaming video to you over your home Wi-Fi. Use it to watch your home, your baby, the dog, and your small business. Every camera comes with Night vision, 720p HD video, two-way audio, and Digital Pan and Zoom. Paired with secure online DVR recording, you can watch live and recorded video from anywhere on any device. Dropcam HD makes monitoring what you love and finding peace of mind easier than ever. Watch from any device such as your Apple Mac, Windows PC, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Android. All you need is a Wi-Fi network paired with the free and easy-to-use Dropcam App. Watch what you love while away with Dropcam HD.

From the Manufacturer


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

Meet Dropcam

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.

Stay Sharp

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.

Watch anywhere you are, anytime
Mobile & Web Apps

Watch remotely from your devices.

Dropcam mobile apps
Intelligent Alerts

Receive notifications for motion and sound.

alerts on the go
Night Vision

Keep an eye on things, even in the dark.

alerts on the go
Two-Way Talk

Talk directly to people and pets.

Dropcam video encryption

Set alerts based on time of day or your location.

Watch anywhere you are, anytime
Live Secure Streaming

Stream safely with bank-level encryption.

night vision
Automatic Updates

Get new features with camera and app updates.

alerts on the go
Optional Sharing

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

Dropcam discount pricing

50% off CVR pricing for additional cameras.

Tech Specs
  • Product Dimensions:4.5" x 3.15" x 3.15"
  • Weight: 5.5oz (156g)
  • Power:
    Input: 50/60Hz 0.5A
    Output: 5V-2A
  • 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

Website: Dropcam.com/support
Phone: 877-345-3767

Hours of Operation
Monday through Saturday: 6am to 6pm PT
Sunday: closed

Which Dropcam is Right for You?

Creative Labs Dropcam

Dropcam Pro
Dropcam Pro

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.

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