Internet-connected camera company Dropcam has unveiled a next generation of the popular product: Dropcam Pro. The new model will cost $199 and offers a range of new features such as 130 degree field of view, 8x zoom, and improved audio quality and low light performance.
If you haven’t heard of Dropcam before, it’s a cloud-based WiFi video monitoring service with remote viewing and two-way talk that makes it easy to stay connected with people, places or pets no matter where you are.
They offer great iOS apps where you can watch live or cloud-stored video footage from your Dropcam on your iPhone or iPad. You can even set up a Drop cam with the iOS app and get notifications when the camera sense movement in your home.
The newest version of the Dropcam features improved video performance thanks to a new 6 element all glass lens system, improved audio performance with new speakers and microphone, as well as faster set up time – the option to set up entirely via an iOS device is available for the first time. According to Dropcam, set up can be completed in less than 60 seconds.
Dropcam is perfect for those that travel a lot or would just like a little more home security for those times when they’re not around. Dropcam Pro can be purchased for $199 from the Dropcam website now.