-Advantages wired home security cameras have over wireless security cameras
If the wireless cameras are operated on batteries, the images or footages may not appear properly. You would need to buy a security camera that runs on electricity, if you want to be able to monitor your home properly. The investment in a wired camera maybe more than investing in a wireless camera, but it can give you quality pictures that make it worth the money you have paid.
Wired cameras are less susceptible to interception or interference by your neighbors’ phone signals. Wired security cameras however have the disadvantage of not being able to be positioned to face a different location as per your requirement.
-Other problems in installing security cameras
If you have installed the camera in such a way that it faces someone else’s private property or commercial property, the law may take objection to it. Landlords can object to your installing cameras, if you have a rental home unless it is a temporary installation. Unless you put a sign indicating that your home uses a security camera system to record footages right outside your door, it may not be legal to use an outdoor security camera and would also depend on the individual state laws.
If you are not sure where you are legally allowed to and where you are not legally allowed to install cameras, you might even be asked to evict your property by your landlord, if you are on rent.
-Various types of home security camera systems in the market
Home security cameras come in different forms, shapes, varieties and to serve specific purposes. Dome cameras, for instance, are round in shape and can be easily fitted to the ceiling where no one can see it. Bullet style cameras can be found at traffic signals and captures images of all kinds including black and white and color images. Most driveway security cameras and garage surveillance cameras are special cameras that can detect motion or light at night, so that no burglar would dare to enter your property.
Though you can stream surveillance images with your IP camera, burglars would probably not know that there is a camera installed and may target your household. However, you would be able to find out who burglarized your house when you were at office. What’s more? Since the access to IP security cameras can be had through mobile phones or computers, you can access the images or videos anytime and hand them over easily to the police. Nanny cams offer inconspicuous surveillance to your household to check on how your children are being treated by their nanny.
Smart cameras are the latest home surveillance cameras available in the market that can monitor as high as 50 feet where ordinary cameras barely cover a 10 feet range. Cameras that come with a fixed iris can help you adjust the levels of light with the daylight or sunset as opposed to cameras with manually operated iris that require to be adjusted personally from time to time.