Tag Archive: Camera


Amazon Cloud Cam vs. Nest Cam: Which is the better connected camera?

These two cameras each offer a turn-key video surveillance solution, but which is better for you?

Nest and Amazon are both very recognizable names when it comes to gadgetry we have in and around our homes. Both companies also offer easy to use security cameras that allow you to place them and walk away — there’s no integration into any sort of hub or controller needed. That, along with other consumer-friendly features make both the Nest Cam  [Read More…]

Save 65% on this 360-degree HD wireless security camera!

Home security cameras are more popular than ever these days, giving you the peace of mind to be able to check on your household remotely while you’re away. But not all cameras offer the same range of vision — or video encryption.

For a limited time, you can save big on the iPM World HD Panoramic Camera, which offers a full 360 range of vision that gives you more options for placement in your home. The camera creates  [Read More…]

This is how the pop-up selfie camera works on the Vivo NEX

The Vivo NEX’s front-facing camera is one of the coolest things we’ve seen in years.

Vivo may not be that well-known here in the U.S., but on June 12, the company unveiled what’s easily one of the most interesting phones we’ve seen in 2018. The Vivo NEX is the closest we’ve gotten so far to a truly “bezel-less” smartphone, and to achieve this, Vivo did something awfully unique with the front-facing camera.

Instead of slapping it on  [Read More…]

OxygenOS 5.1.6 update for the OnePlus 6 enables portrait mode for the front camera

The latest OxygenOS update is packed with new features.

The OnePlus 6 is now picking up the OxygenOS 5.1.6 OTA update, which brings a host of new features to the device. The OTA update brings portrait mode for the front camera, and gives us a first look at the Light Bokeh effect that OnePlus talked about at the launch of the phone.

Aside from the camera tweaks, the update includes the ability to schedule Do Not  [Read More…]

Nest’s outdoor security camera is down to a low price of $149 right now

This outdoor home security cam is wired and weather-resistant.

The Nest outdoor security camera is down to $ 149 on Amazon. Over the last few months, this camera has sold regularly around $ 175 and as high as $ 200 at times. It hasn’t gone as low as this deal since January and late November before that. This is a rare price and one of the best we’ve ever seen.

This is a wired camera, so it will  [Read More…]

iPM World HD 360 Degree 1080p wireless IP camera: Panoramic security for just $44.99

Security cameras for the home aren’t exactly new concept, but Wi-Fi connected models are slowly becoming popular. Moreover, they are also getting less expensive, too. Indeed, it does not cost all that much to outfit your home office with a number of cameras so that you can keep an eye on them remotely.

Our Deal of the Day is the iPM World HD 360 Degree 1080p Wireless IP Camera, a device capable of capturing, and recording video in true panoramic  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S9+ camera comparison: Closer than you’d think

Does an extra $ 300 buy you a much better camera?

We’ve already compared the OnePlus 6 to the Galaxy S9+ in general, and found the OnePlus 6 to be a formidable opponent to Samsung’s latest despite a $ 300 difference in price. But with the history of OnePlus phones having mediocre cameras and Samsung phones having great cameras, it’s a good idea to hone in on photography in particular.

OnePlus made a huge leap in camera  [Read More…]

Nokia 8 users get new Pro Camera mode via global update

Own a Nokia 8? Then you might want to check it for new updates. HMD recently announced it has started rolling a new update for the Nokia 8 which brings a Pro Camera mode.

The new mode will allow users to control the individual elements of the camera and thus, take better pictures.  Once the update is installed, you will be given manual control over things like focus, white balance, ISO, shutter speed and more.

Perhaps the coolest aspect of  [Read More…]

Google Lens is now available via the default camera app for some phones

Smart Text Selection and Style Match are also rolling out.

Google announced quite a few new features for Google Lens at its I/O conference in early May, and now the company’s confirmed that those are now rolling out to Android users everywhere.

The two big features for Lens are Style Match and Smart Text Selection, with the former allowing you to scan various objects around you and show things that are similar to it. For example, scanning  [Read More…]

The Yi 1080p home camera is a wireless security cam for $38

A lot of features packaged together.

The Yi 1080p wireless Home Camera indoor security surveillance system is down to $ 37.88 on Amazon with code 6NHSQU3U. This camera is $ 45 without the code and actually sells above $ 50 usually, so this is a huge discount and lower than any direct price drop we’ve seen.

The Yi home camera has a 122-degree wide-angle lens with the ability to record 24 hours a day up to 1080p  [Read More…]