Best Home Security Cameras of 2024

When it comes to all-around ease of use, cost, and compatibility with smart home security, we found SimpliSafe to be the best security cameras for home use overall.

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Best Security Camera Overall

SecureScore™: 9.3/10

The SimpliCam now comes in indoor and outdoor models. These DIY products are a cinch to set up and come with HD video resolution, two-way talk, and other burglar-busting features. Just don’t expect a ton of bells and whistles.


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Best Without a Subscription

SecureScore™: 9.2/10

Lorex offers plenty of powerful cameras with reliable technology and image resolution up to 4K in some models. And with lots of equipment and bundling options, Lorex cameras won’t break the bank.


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Best Option for DIY Installation

SecureScore™: 9.2/10

The Amazon-owned Ring cameras are wireless, easy to install, high definition video cameras with inexpensive cloud storage. We love Ring’s app. You can share videos with family, neighbors and even local law enforcement.


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The Best Home Security Camera Companies of 2024

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    Best Security Camera Overall


    9.3 / 10 SecureScore™
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    9.2 / 10 SecureScore™
    • Bottom Line: The Lorex design and construction quality is second-to-none. And built-in DVR storage combined with impressive daytime video makes it a top choice for those willing to pay the price. 

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    9.2 / 10 SecureScore™
    • Bottom Line: Ring tops our list for being the best home security camera overall. They offer a lineup of versatile home security cameras that can be used indoor or outdoor.

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Our team of experts spent the first months of 2024 testing and ranking security cameras from the current top brands, and SimpliSafe secured the top spot. We found SimpliSafe’s indoor and outdoor cameras to be extremely well-rounded compared to options from other brands. It also offers affordable live camera monitoring – a feature unique only to SimpliSafe and one other brand we tested.

Let’s talk about SimpliSafe and the other security cameras that caught our eye. Here are the best security cameras of 2024.

The Best Home Security Cameras of 2024

  • SimpliSafe - The Best Home Security Camera Overall
  • Lorex - The Best Security Cameras Without a Subscription
  • Ring - The Best DIY Home Security Cameras

The Best Home Security Cameras We Tested

  • 1. SimpliSafe - The Best Home Security Camera Overall

    SecureScore™ 9.3
    Customer Service
    Features & Technology
    Ease Of Use

    SimpliSafe started with DIY security systems, but currently offers three security cameras: The SimpliCam wired indoor camera, the Smart Alarm wireless indoor camera, and the battery-powered Wireless Outdoor Camera. We tested all three along with the SimpliSafe security system we reviewed recently.

    • Easy installation and everyday use
    • Optional professional monitoring for Smart Alarm and Outdoor Camera Pro
    • Smart motion detection
    • 60-day money-back guarantee
    • Three-year equipment warranty
    • Cloud video storage available
    • No built-in video storage
    • Doesn’t record without a cloud subscription
    • Limited camera options

    Our Experience with SimpliSafe Security Cameras

    Camera Options

    SimpliSafe doesn’t offer dozens of options like our 2nd (Lorex) and 3rd (Ring) picks do, but it hit the mark with just its three cameras. They are a mix of wired and wireless devices. The SimpliSafe wireless outdoor camera we tested ran on a rechargeable battery; the SimpliCam was plug-and-play; and the Smart Alarm could run either on batteries or plugged in.

    A SimpliSafe indoor SimpliCam

    A SimpliSafe indoor SimpliCam

    We really appreciated the uncomplicated approach, but don’t let the simplicity fool you. SimpliSafe cameras do an impressive job of protecting against burglars. The Smart Alarm and the outdoor camera work with the Live Guard Protection feature from SimpliSafe’s Fast Protect plan ($29.99 per month). Here’s how that feature worked in our testing:

    1. The camera detected movement
    2. It used A.I. to verify it was human movement
    3. The camera alerted SimpliSafe and opened a live video and two-way audio link
    4. A security professional assessed the situation (and would use two-way talk to attempt to scare away a burglar if there were a break-in in progress)
    5. The agent can also report the incident to law enforcement, providing all relevant information

    The only other brand we tested that offered live monitoring was Ring, and the service plan cost four times as much as SimpliSafe’s Fast Protect. So SimpliSafe is a practical option that doesn’t skimp on features and won’t break the bank.

    Note: Live Guard Protection for the outdoor camera is still in its testing phase, but SimpliSafe plans to roll it out to all users in the future.

    As for the other indoor camera – the SimpliCam – it works with video verification. It’s almost like Live Guard Protection, but minus the audio link. Instead of driving burglars away themselves, SimpliSafe monitoring professionals use video verification to gather and relay useful information to law enforcement. In our observation, video verified alarms sometimes speed up police response.

    >> Read More: SimpliCam Hands-On Test and Review

    Equipment and Subscription Costs

    SimpliSafe’s cameras strike a near perfect balance between functionality and affordability. They don’t offer a lot of bells and whistles, but they cost a lot less than the feature-rich but pricey Arlo cameras we tested.

    Take a look at how each SimpliSafe camera measures up against each other.

    Features and Price SimpliCam Smart Alarm Outdoor Camera Pro
    Type Indoor camera Indoor camera Indoor camera
    Resolution 1080p 1536p 1080p
    Night vision IR IR IR and spotlight
    Field of view 120-degrees 125-degrees 120-degrees
    Two-way audio Yes Yes Yes
    Smart alerts Yes Yes Yes
    Power source Plugged in Battery or plugged in Battery
    Price $99.99 $139.99 $189.99
    SimpliSafe Outdoor Camera on Garage

    SimpliSafe Outdoor Camera on Garage

    One of SimpliSafe’s downsides is that it doesn’t record without a cloud subscription. We had to sign up for a cloud plan for five cameras ($9.99 per month) but later realized we could do much better with the Fast Protect plan. Sure, it cost us three times as much, but it unlocked Live Guard Protection and video verification. Here’s a quick comparison of SimpliSafe’s security camera subscriptions:

    SimpliSafe Subscriptions Cloud Recording Plan Fast Protect Plan
    Monthly cost $4.99 (1 camera) to $9.99 (5 cameras) $29.99
    Max no. of cameras 1 to 5 10
    Cloud storage 30 days 30 days
    Live Guard Protection No Yes
    Video verification No Yes
    Professional security system monitoring No Yes

    Home Security Compatibility

    We were intrigued by the fact that SimpliSafe cameras come from a well-established security system brand, unlike options like Lorex and Swann that solely offer security cameras. But that aspect proved to be a double-edged sword.

    We loved that we could use the cameras with our SimpliSafe system, one of our top-rated security systems. We monitored them side-by-side using the SimpliSafe app, and they even played well together when we signed up for Fast Protect monitoring. The pairing was seamless.

    SimpliSafe Outdoor Camera App

    SimpliSafe’s Outdoor Camera video on the app

    That said, if you want to use Live Guard Protection and video verification, you’ll need to set up a SimpliSafe system as well. We learned while setting up the outdoor camera that it doesn’t work alone, unlike the SimpliCam and Smart Alarm. That leaves you with no other choice but to buy a SimpliSafe system if you want an outdoor camera or SimpliSafe’s advanced video monitoring.

    Still, it was well worth it. SimpliSafe’s security system is a great pick for home security. When you supplement it with SimpliSafe cameras – our top picks overall – you get a pretty impressive security outfit for your home.

    FYI: The Fast Protect plan is a monitoring subscription for the SimpliSafe security system. As such, it requires a working SimpliSafe system.

    Connectivity Wi-Fi
    Power Wired and Wireless
    Field of View Up to 125°
    Resolution Up to 1536p
    Storage Cloud
    Smart Platform Compatibility SimpliSafe security system, Alexa, Google Assistant
  • 2. Lorex - The Best Security Cameras Without a Subscription

    SecureScore™ 9.2
    Customer Service
    Features & Technology
    Ease Of Use

    Lorex got its start by providing security cameras for businesses, so its cameras are more sophisticated than SimpliSafe. We’re talking about cameras with up to 4K resolution and night vision that can reach hundreds of feet. But Lorex’s greatest selling point is its lack of monthly fees. You can sign up for a cloud plan, but you don’t need to because most Lorex cameras work with a DVR or NVR for free local storage. That’s the main reason it made this list.

    • Up to 4K resolution
    • Long-range color and Infrared night vision
    • Lots of equipment options
    • Free local recording with up to 2 TB internal storage space
    • Smooth app experience
    • Strong reputation in security camera manufacturing
    • Overwhelming amount of options
    • No professional monitoring for cameras
    • Occasional false alarms
    • Wired cameras can be tedious to install

    Our Experience with Lorex Security Cameras

    Camera Options

    Picking your security cameras from Lorex isn’t going to be easy. This brand offers several dozen cameras and over two dozen more DVRs and NVRs. We loved the variety of options, but choosing just one camera can feel like drinking from a firehose.

    Lorex cameras

    Lorex cameras

    To make things easy, we highly recommend picking from the Fusion Collection like we did. NVRs under that product line can combine wired and wireless cameras, making them more versatile than your typical Lorex system. We tested a system with one wireless outdoor camera and one wireless indoor camera. You can read more about that in our Lorex review, but here’s a quick specs highlight:

    Specs Lorex Smart Wi-Fi Camera Lorex Outdoor Wi-Fi Camera
    Resolution 1080p HD 1080p HD
    Field of view 115-degrees 129-degrees
    Two-way audio Yes Yes
    Connectivity Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
    Power source Outlet (10-foot cable included) Outlet (20-foot cable included)
    Recording options Local and cloud Local and cloud

    Later on, we also purchased two Lorex 4K outdoor cameras. Those made our list of the best 4K cameras because they came with a unique feature called Smart Deterrence, which highlights Lorex’s ability to deter burglars. Here’s how it worked:

    1. Motion detection and person detection combined to detect human movement
    2. Once the camera verified there was someone approaching, it turned on its built-in spotlights to warn the intruder
    3. The camera sent an alert to our phone
    4. When we opened the Lorex app, we had the option to trigger the built-in siren. We could also customize the siren’s volume, intensity, and tone depending on the situation.

    You’ll still need to trigger the siren manually. That’s why we think Lorex’s Smart Deterrence isn’t as great as SimpliSafe’s Live Guard Protection. It’s just not as proactive at deterring crime as SimpliSafe. But if you’re looking for security cameras that can deter criminals, Lorex is definitely a better pick than most other camera options.

    Motion Events on the Lorex app

    Motion Events on the Lorex app

    Equipment and Subscription Cost

    Lorex has a lot of crowd-pleasing aspects, one of which is the affordable price of its cameras. It typically ranges between $80 to $150. We’ve even seen options under $50, like the $39.99 Smart Wi-Fi Indoor Camera we brought home. That’s right down there with the affordable Blink Mini we tested ($35) and most of Wyze’s low-cost cameras ($20-$30).

    We recommend buying a Lorex package instead of going a la carte. Package deals are cheaper. They include an NVR and at least two cameras, usually starting at around $300. Here are a couple of examples:

    Lorex Fusion Collection Packages Lorex Wireless Fusion Lorex Fusion 4K Lorex Fusion Indoor/Outdoor
    Price $399.99 $589.99 $705.99
    NVR 16-channel w/ 2 TB storage 16-channel w/ 2 TB storage 16-channel w/ 2 TB storage
    Indoor cameras 4 (all 4K) 0 2 (both 2K)
    Outdoor cameras 0 2 (both 4K w/ PTZ) 4 (all 4K)

    Another aspect of Lorex that’s hard to beat is the fact that you don’t need a subscription. Unlike SimpliSafe that requires a cloud plan to record, Lorex uses the included NVR to save videos locally. But there is some risk to that. For instance, a burglar might see the NVR and smash it to pieces. But if you’re looking for low-maintenance security cameras, Lorex is simply the best option without monthly fees.

    Pro Tip: We recommend combining local storage with cloud backup. Some Lorex NVRs allow you to backup videos to a personal cloud drive. Others are compatible with Lorex’s optional cloud subscriptions. Take that into consideration when picking your Lorex NVR.

    Home Security Compatibility

    Unlike SimpliSafe and Ring that both offer security systems, Lorex is solely focused on cameras. But that doesn’t mean you can’t integrate it with other security equipment you own. Some Lorex NVRs – particularly those under the Fusion Collection – are compatible with Alexa and Google Assistant. That means you’ll be able to control them with your voice.

    Fortunately, our NVR was compatible with Alexa, so we got to test it with our Echo Show 8. Here’s a list of commands we tested:

    • Talk to the front porch”: Initiated a two-way audio link between our Echo Show 8 and the wireless outdoor camera.
    • Turn off front porch light”: Turned off the spotlight after Smart Deterrence was triggered.
    • Show me the backyard”: Streamed live footage from the 4K camera in our backyard on our Echo Show 8’s screen. (The video quality was fuzzy due to our Echo Show 8’s screen resolution – 1280*800 pixels.)

    We’d like to note that while those voice commands worked the majority of the time, they didn’t always fire up instantaneously. There was about a five- to 10-second delay between us giving the command and Alexa responding. So while we’re thrilled that Lorex works with smart home platforms, we’re not big fans of how well those integrations work.

    >> Smart Guide: How to Stream Security Cameras on a Smart Display

    Connectivity Wi-Fi, Ethernet, or PoE
    Power Wired, battery, or PoE
    Field of View Up to 180°
    Resolution Up to 4K
    Storage Free local, optional cloud
    Smart Platform Compatibility Alexa and Google Home
  • 3. Ring - The Best DIY Home Security Cameras

    SecureScore™ 9.2
    Customer Service
    Features & Technology
    Ease Of Use

    You might know Ring for its impressive line of video doorbells, but what are video doorbells? Security cameras you put on your front door. Ring has taken its video doorbell expertise to create versatile, easy-to-use cameras in the form of the Ring Indoor Cam, Stick Up Cam, Spotlight Cam, and Floodlight Cam. We personally tested all of these cameras.

    • Easy DIY installation with minimal wiring
    • At least 1080p HD video resolution on all models
    • Designed for indoor and outdoor use
    • Choose how you want to power your cameras (battery, wired, plugged in, solar)
    • Enhanced audio for clearer two-way talk
    • Built-in motion-activated lights on some models
    • No 2K or 4K camera options
    • Some models cost at least $200 per camera
    • History of privacy issues and hacking (now resolved)
    • Design aesthetics could be improved

    Our Experience with Ring Security Cameras

    Camera Options

    Ring Spotlight Cam, Stick Up Cam, and Indoor Cam

    Ring’s Spotlight Cam, Stick Up Cam, and Indoor Cam

    In contrast to Lorex cameras, the Ring security cameras we tested were a cinch to set up and even easier to use. All of them connected via Wi-Fi and except the Indoor Cam, all came with different power options.

    Ring Power Options Ring Stick Up Cam Ring Spotlight Cam Ring Floodlight Cam
    Plugged-in Yes Yes Yes
    Battery Yes Yes No
    Solar Yes Yes No
    Hardwired No No Yes

    Pro Tip: You can make battery-powered Stick Up Cams and Spotlight Cams solar-powered by buying a compatible solar panel from Ring. That’s one reason that Ring made our roundup of the best wireless cameras.

    Ring Spotlight Camera

    Ring doesn’t offer 2K and 4K cameras like Lorex does, but it doesn’t really need to. The 1080p HD resolution coupled with HDR processing to remove glare was enough, in our opinion. We didn’t have much problem capturing small details like license plate numbers with our Ring Spotlight Cam.

    The real highlight, though, is the audio. Each of those four Ring cameras has a built-in siren you can trigger manually via the app. The ones on the Stick Up Cam and Indoor Cam weren’t very loud, but the siren on our Spotlight Cam was loud enough to be heard from down the street.

    Ring Spotlight Cam Video Quality

    Ring Spotlight Cam Video Quality

    Did You Know? Ring’s cameras come with enhanced noise cancellation, which worked really well during our tests. Even as a garbage truck passed our house, we were able to chat with the mailman outside our door with ease.

    Compared to SimpliSafe’s Live Guard Protection feature, though, Ring isn’t as proactive in deterring crime. The Spotlight Cam and Floodlight Cam have motion-activated lights, but the siren on all Ring cameras can’t be triggered automatically. You can only trigger the siren from the Ring App manually.

    Equipment and Subscription Cost

    Ring cameras aren’t expensive, but they aren’t cheap either. They’re somewhere in the middle of the pack. Take a look at our full guide to Ring’s pricing, and see the roundup below:

    Ring Security Cameras Pricing
    Ring Indoor Cam $59.99
    Ring Stick Up Cam $99.99 to $209.99
    Ring Spotlight Cam $169.99 to $249.99
    Ring Floodlight Cam $199.99 to $269.99
    Ring Floodlight

    Ring Floodlight

    Note that there’s a range of prices due to the different versions for each model (battery, solar, wired, etc.), but Ring’s camera pricing is well within the industry average.

    Even Ring’s long-term usage cost is low, thanks to its affordable cloud plans. Much like SimpliSafe, Ring cameras can only use cloud storage. Ring doesn’t offer free cloud storage, but you can get a lot with just $10 per month. For context, let’s compare Ring’s cloud plan with that of SimpliSafe.

    Features and Price Ring Protect Plus Plan SimpliSafe Camera Recording Plan
    Price per month $10 $9.99
    Max no. of cameras Unlimited 5
    Video history 180 days 30 days

    Home Security Compatibility

    Since these are Ring products, the security cameras integrate nicely with other Ring home security devices. That includes the Ring video doorbells and the Ring security systems called Ring Alarm. (See our Ring Alarm review for more.)

    Unlike SimpliSafe, though, Ring doesn’t professionally monitor its cameras with their standard monitoring plan. If you remember, we had Live Guard Protection from SimpliSafe’s Fast Protect plan. With Ring, you’d need a professional monitoring plan for the Ring Alarm and a separate subscription to Virtual Security Guard. The latter costs a whopping $99 per month.

    Here’s what you’ll need to activate that service:

    • A Ring Alarm or Ring Alarm Pro security system
    • At least one compatible Ring security camera (most are compatible)
    • A Ring Protect Pro professional monitoring subscription ($20 per month)
    • A Virtual Security Guard subscription ($99 per month)

    Ring’s advantage over SimpliSafe is that most Ring cameras are compatible with live monitoring. But as you can see, the monthly cost is also four times of SimpliSafe’s Fast Protect plan. So for live camera monitoring, we’d still go with SimpliSafe. But if you only want security cameras that can integrate well with a security system and offer affordable cloud video storage, Ring is a solid alternative.

    Connectivity Wi-fi, ethernet
    Power Wired, battery, PoE
    Field of View Up to 140°
    Resolution Up to 1080p
    Storage Cloud
    Smart Platform Compatibility Alexa and Google Home

How We Tested Home Security Cameras

Our home security camera recommendations come from thousands of hours of research and rigorous hands-on testing. These are products we have used ourselves, following our editorial guidelines to maintain objectivity, integrity, and accuracy.

For this specific guide, here’s what our security camera testing looked like:

  • Our industry experts thoroughly researched the market to find out the top security camera brands of today.
  • After narrowing down the pool, we selected security cameras to test from each company. We made sure to hand-pick options that would represent the brands well.
  • We purchased, installed, and set up the selected security cameras. This phase gave us insight on the setup process and overall usability of each option.
  • We lived with each security camera system for at least 2-3 weeks, taking on the mindset of a homeowner looking to protect their home and family (because we have homes and families, too!).

    Installing the Ring Floodlight Cam

    Installing the Ring Floodlight Cam

This whole process took us nearly six months, and after that, we compared notes and ranked our top picks. And as you can see, SimpliSafe, Lorex, and Ring topped the rankings.

How We Picked The Best Security Cameras for Home Use

Delving deeper into our testing process, we didn’t just blindly compare security cameras. We picked three main factors we firmly believe are most important to home security camera shoppers.

Wired vs. Wireless Security Cameras

SimpiSafe’s Smart Alarm Wireless Indoor Camera

SimpiSafe’s Smart Alarm Wireless Indoor Camera

The first factor is the ease of installation, influenced greatly by whether a camera is wired or wireless.

Wired security cameras need to be plugged into a wall outlet for power and/or to a DVR for recording. They are reliable since they don’t face issues such as signal and battery power loss, but they are usually more challenging to install. On the other hand, wireless security cameras are Wi-Fi ready. Some of them are also completely wire-free since they use batteries for power.

We don’t have a preference between the two. We actually believe it’s beneficial to have both wired and wireless security cameras, which is why all our top three picks offer both options. Wired outdoor cameras provide reliability in areas with weak Wi-Fi signals. On the other hand, wireless indoor cameras allow for easy installs while maintaining reliability since you can keep them close to your Wi-Fi router.

>> Further Reading: Where to Place Your Security Cameras

Upfront Costs and Monthly Subscription Fees

The second factor is cost – both the upfront cost for the hardware and the on-going cost for cloud storage.

Security camera pricing varies widely depending on hardware specs and features, but we find that the typical price range is $80 to $120 for indoor cameras and $150 to $200 for outdoor cameras. The most affordable security cameras you’ll find in the market are within those price ranges. You might be able to find even cheaper options, but often at the expense of features and technology.

As for the monthly cost, expect to pay $5 to $12 per month for cloud storage. This depends on how many cameras you own and the features that come with the subscription. However, there are security cameras that work without subscriptions. Lorex and Swann are excellent examples.

Smart Home Security Compatibility

Security cameras are an important piece of the home security puzzle, but they’re just that – a piece. You still need other security products if you want well-rounded home protection. Fortunately, current smart home technology has enabled security cameras to integrate with smart security systems.

There are two types of integrations we want to see from security cameras: Compatibility with home security systems and with smart platforms like Alexa and Google Assistant. The former enables seamless meshing with security-focused products like motion and entry sensors. The latter enables cameras to interact with automation-focused devices, allowing for improved user experience.

Other Security Camera Features We Evaluated

Besides those factors, we want to make sure our recommendations have most, if not all, of the necessary security camera features.

Fast Motion Activation

Most security cameras can detect movement, but you want them to be able to alert you quickly, too. That way, you can open up the live view in real-time and not after the subject has moved out of frame.

Intuitive Smartphone App

A functional, well-designed app is also important as it will allow you to monitor your security cameras in real-time. An intuitive smartphone app will put your home security at your fingertips whether you’re lounging on your couch or traveling halfway across the globe.

Lorex App Dashboard

Lorex App Dashboard

Flexible Video Resolution

Clear video is important. 4K is the gold standard and 1080p HD is the minimum we recommend. We prefer security cameras with flexible video resolution because they can adjust to the network speed when streaming or recording to keep videos flowing steadily.

Night Vision

A camera’s ability to see at night is just as important as its video resolution. Most cameras use Infrared night vision that turns videos black-and-white, but we’ve been seeing a lot of outdoor cameras with color night vision thanks to their built-in lights.

Ring Floodlight Cam Night Vision Video Quality

Ring Floodlight Cam Night Vision Video Quality

Two-Way Audio

Few things are as scary to burglars as hearing the homeowner’s voice say the police are on the way. Two-way audio is a vital burglar-deterring feature and every indoor and outdoor camera must have it.

Video Storage

If a camera doesn’t deter a criminal, the next best thing it can do is gather evidence. Most cameras today use cloud video storage, but we prefer those that can store videos locally but still offer cloud backup.

AI Facial Recognition

Facial recognition isn’t absolutely necessary, but it helps the camera provide more insight (i.e. tell you when the movement it detected is of someone the camera recognizes). It also helps cameras avoid false alarms by ignoring non-human movements.

Other Security Cameras Worth Mentioning

While SimpliSafe, Lorex, and Ring best met our criteria, they weren’t the only good options we tested. Here are 10 other security camera brands to consider if you want to expand your search horizon.

  • ADTADT’s security cameras from Google Nest tie in nicely with the ADT security system and offer advanced features like video verification and facial recognition.
  • WyzeWyze security cameras start at $20-$35, but they offer person detection, advanced motion tracking, and free cloud and local storage.
  • CanaryCanary’s trio of cameras protects homes from inside out and offers useful extras like temperature sensing and air quality monitoring.
  • Google Nest – Armed with advanced facial recognition, person detection, and other AI features, Google Nest Cams offer smart security that ties in nicely with the Google Home platform.
  • ArloArlo specializes in battery-powered indoor/outdoor cameras, with video resolution ranging from 1080p HD to 4K.
  • Blink – Owned by Amazon and a sister company of Ring, Blink cameras are simple and affordable, but it doesn’t offer as many options as its sister brand.
  • KunaKuna cameras double as light fixtures, providing both video monitoring and smart security lighting without sacrificing style.
  • ZmodoZmodo is a good alternative to Lorex with its no-subscription approach, but most of its cameras have a narrow field of view.
  • Night Owl – If you can look past the buggy mobile app, Night Owl is another affordable option you can use without a subscription.
  • ReolinkReolink is an innovative brand that offers a wide range of security cameras and is a good option for those looking for a cheaper alternative to Arlo.

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Written By
Jaime Fraze
Security Camera Expert

Jaime Fraze has 16 years of writing and editing experience, with seven years spent writing about emerging technologies. As our home security camera expert, she has hand-tested and reviewed every major security camera brand and has written more than 300 articles on the topic. Previously, Jaime has contributed to award-winning media outlets such as the Rocky Mount Telegram and the Daytona Beach News-Journal. As a homeowner and mother of two, Jaime is constantly looking for ways to keep her home and family safe. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English/Journalism from the University of Delaware.