Affordable outdoor security cameras

Best outdoor security cameras provide motion alerts and built-in floodlights
Image of Amazon Blink Security System.— Unsplash
Image of Amazon Blink Security System.— Unsplash

Traditional security systems can be costly, but there's a reasonably priced alternative to standalone outdoor security cameras. These cameras offer features comparable to professionally installed systems and can be combined with other smart home devices. 

The best outdoor security cameras provide motion alerts, built-in floodlights, smart home integration, weatherproofing, and even sirens to deter intruders. Selecting the right camera for the home can be challenging, below are some of the cameras which a user can explore.

Right camera for your home

1. Arlo Pro 4

With 2K resolution, a wide viewing angle, weatherproofing, colour night vision, and a built-in siren, the Arlo Pro 4 is an upgraded version of its highly regarded predecessor. It no longer requires a hub, simplifying the setup process, and comes with a three-month free trial of Arlo Smart for advanced features.

2. Wyze Cam Outdoor v2

 Wyze's outdoor camera is IP65 rated, ensuring durability in various climates. It offers 1080p recording, night vision, two-way audio, and time-lapse mode. Remarkably versatile, it can also be used indoors and supports voice commands through Alexa and Google Assistant.

3. Eufy SoloCam L40

Eufy's wireless SoloCam L40 stands out for its no monthly fee storage, utilizing an 8GB onboard storage component with encryption. It features 2K resolution, a built-in spotlight, colour night vision, a motion sensor, and compatibility with Google Assistant and Alexa.

4. Blink Wired Floodlight Camera

The Blink Wired Floodlight Camera impresses with its dual functionality as an outdoor camera and a powerful floodlight. Producing 2,600 lumens of LED light, it offers motion detection, constant power supply through a wired connection and colour night vision. Its bulkier design accommodates the substantial floodlights.