You may find different home decoration and security systems available in the market in this technological era! Among all the basic requirements of any home or an office today, lights and security cameras are must. Especially if you are away, these devices can help you to care for your home and office essentials.
There are varieties of smart light bulbs and security cameras available to buy. It confuses us to choose the best one at the time of purchase that suits our needs. What if you have an option of using a single device as a replacement for both? Yes, LightCam can do it! It functions both as a smart light bulb powered by a camera for security.
What makes it Useful?
It is designed to fit in a standard light bulb socket available in home and offices, and you need to fix it like a normal light. Now to make it highly effective to use you can also control it remotely from anywhere. To do so first, you need to download LightCam app. Further, scan the QR code, finally connect the LightCam to your home’s Wi-Fi network and it’s all set to follow your orders wherever you are.
No extra drilling, wiring or any special lighting structure. Just plug, turn it on, and it starts working. Talking about the camera, it has infrared sensors that make it effective to see up to 25 feet even at night or dark conditions. You can watch the images taken by its camera on any of your gadgets either it can be a phone, computer or a tablet, all thanks to its Full HD camera.
Its camera functions like any other modern smart camera. It will also send you the notification if it detects any movement using its motion detection technology. It also has built-in microphone and speakers so that you can interact with a guest remotely through it.
How’s the Camera Performance?
The camera can record continuously up to 7 days of high definition footage. It has an encrypted built-in storage capacity. If it’s not enough, then you can free its memory by taking the backup of the camera. Such as on any cloud storage platform like Google Drive, Dropbox, etc. or any of your gadgets.
LightCam’s camera can accommodate any lens angle. Since its bulb can be extended in the downward direction and can rotate completely 360 degrees. You can’t find any glare on its lens due to its patent-pending lens skirt. No issues even if you keep it inside an enclosed light fixture.
LightCam is still a crowdfunding project, so you must take the necessary precautions before backing the same. Its currently listed at Indiegogo, with the smallest perk of $109. It’s a pretty fair deal to get a smart light and a security camera as a single device. By considering its actual retail price, i.e., $179, you are almost getting approx. 350% discount. The shipping of LightCam will start by August 2018.