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Best Budget CCTVs for your Home

Oct-2020 / 5 min read

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When it comes to your home security, it should be your top priority to ensure that no harm comes your way. Crime rates are steadily increasing and you want to make sure that your house and store are properly secured and ready for any kind of break-ins.

With the help of a security camera, this will give you the best experience in protecting your privacy and safety! However, if you don’t know a thing about CCTV cameras, read our article about the 6 Common Types of CCTVs!

Meanwhile, if you want to find the best CCTV camera at the lowest price, we rounded up the good ones just for you! Here are our top 7 best budget CCTV cameras that only cost under £400! You don’t have to spend a fortune to keep your home and family safe and protected.

  1. Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor
  2. Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Cam
  3. Ring Spotlight Cam Battery
  4. Canary Flex HD
  5. Google Nest Cam Indoor
  6. Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera
  7. Arlo Q Plus

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Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor (£329)

This mighty and smart security camera offers stunning features such as a high-power infrared lens, 360° rotation, 1080p video, weatherproof, and records 24/7 footage! It has a facial recognition feature and can detect and zoom up to 50 feet away with its 4k sensor! The Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor smoothly works with Alexa or Google Assistant. Additionally, this outdoor security camera can operate at temperatures between -40° to 113° F and work well day or night.

Due to its specs, the installation process can be quite tricky. But if you want a top quality outdoor security camera, we assure you that the Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is worth all the effort!

Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Cam (£260)

The Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Cam is a sustainable battery-powered outdoor camera that requires no hassle wirings. It includes a reliable built-in alert system, and a powerful integrated floodlight. This home security camera can also record videos during day and night! You are assured of your safety and protection with its high-resolution digital zoom, colour night vision, six months battery life, and a 160° diagonal field of view.

The Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Camera is also a cost-effective purchase as it has an optional solar panel or Outdoor Charging Cable. With this, you are sure that your floodlight camera will be charged all day long! On another note, the Arlo Pro 3 is also built to resist cold rain and the sun heat.

With Arlo Pro 3’s smart features, it can easily capture and record quality video footage on the outside of your home. This does not only work well with domestic properties but also office and business establishments.

Ring Spotlight Cam Battery (£199)

The Ring Spotlight Cam Battery is a wireless home security outdoor camera with no monthly or yearly subscription. It has a 1080p HD video and image quality, a colour night vision, a field view of 140°, and two-way audio quality. Moreover, it also works with Alexa and Google Assistant! The camera also includes built-in LED light strips and a 110-decibel alarm system. Meanwhile, to store video footage, this outdoor home security camera offers affordable cloud storage packages.

Installing this security camera is quite convenient. All you need to do is download the Ring Always Home app, and there will be an instruction manual for you that you must follow. Moreover, because the Ring Spotlight Cam Battery is wire-free, its rechargeable batteries have a battery life of 6 to 12 months! Lastly, you can also live stream the recording, so you won’t need to worry when leaving your home.

Canary Flex HD (£189)

The Canary Flex HD is a weatherproof HD home security camera known due to its flexibility. It can be used inside or outside your home, and it can operate whether plugged in or wire-free! You don’t need to worry about snaking its 8 ft length power cable because it has a 6700 mAh rechargeable battery.

The Canary Flex HD has a 116° field of view, an HD camera with 1080p video, and motion detection. For its audio, it offers a high-quality microphone, a built-in speaker, and two-way audio. Its night vision is also superb and will automatically switch on. Additionally, you have the choice of whether to get a subscription or not.

With its innovative design, improving your home’s security will become easier, as the Canary Flex HD serves you with adjustable features!

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Google Nest Cam Indoor (£159)

The Google Nest Cam Indoor is a dependable home security camera that alerts your smartphone, smartwatch, and email when it detects noise and motion. With its good image quality, two-way audio, and compatibility with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, this CCTV camera earns its place to belong in our list of best cheap home security cameras!

However, unlike its outdoor version, this security camera only has a 130° wide angle. As for video storage, they do not have a slot for a Micro SD Card and will require you to pay a subscription for cloud storage. Despite this, there is no need for you to feel uncomfortable in your home because the Google Nest Cam Indoor secures and encrypts your private content with an advanced security system.

Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera (£150)

The Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera is one of the most inexpensive indoor cameras. This gold aluminium tube is also recognised due to its sleek and minimal metallic appearance that fits perfectly to any interior design. It also has the feature for facial recognition and alerts your smartphone when a home intruder has been detected.

Setting this up won’t take you a lot of time since you only need to plug it in, download the Netatmo Security App, create a Netatmo account or log in to an existing one, and follow the instructions afterwards.

Additionally, it also highlights the privacy of your family by keeping them off the record, unlike other smart security cameras that continuously film everything. Video storage is also flexible as you have the choice whether to store it automatically on your Dropbox cloud storage or backup your videos on your FTP server.

Despite its minimalist design, its feature includes an extensive 130° field of view, indoor siren, full HD videos, door or window sensors, and superior night vision.

Arlo Q Plus (£149)

Arlo Q Plus is a decent indoor security camera that is portable and compact. It can continuously record videos and has two-way audio. With a wide-angle 130° field of view, you are sure to be alerted when there is any noise or movement under its coverage. If you wish to connect it with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, or IFTTT & Stringify, Arlo Q Plus can work well with these AI technologies.

With Arlo Q Plus, you have the control and option to record your home 24/7 or not. The recording of your CCTV can be saved through your micro SD card local backup storage to secure the footages. Additionally, the video quality of Arlo can go up to 1080p, and it also has a night vision!

If you wish to install your CCTV camera efficiently, it is best to have a professional do it instead of DIY-ing your CCTV installation. With that in mind, Aerialforce can guarantee to assist you in setting up your home security camera!

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