Published on July 30th, 2015 | by Guest


Top 10 affordable HD digital surveillance systems

A good surveillance system is vital to business security. Without one, a person can easily get robbed and not compensated for it. However, a good surveillance system will allow one to see every little event that goes on inside their business. Let’s take a few moments and quickly review (in no particular order) the 10 best affordable HD surveillance systems.


1. Dropcam Pro Wi-Fi Wireless Video Monitor

The Dropcam Pro is best for indoor uses, but can be used outdoors as well. The lens can view an entire 130-degree view. The eight-times zoom feature allows one to see in great detail, even from far away. Also, one can receive notifications and alerts from the Dropcam to their mobile device. This security system has amazing audio capabilities that are able to record the faintest sound.

2. NETGEAR, Arlo Smart Home Security Camera System – 2 HD, 100% Wire-Free, Indoor/Outdoor Cameras with Night Vision (VMS3230)

This sharp-looking, weatherproof camera comes with the standard CR123A battery. The most notable aspect of this camera is its highly detailed HD view. This camera can even see well in dark conditions.

3. Samsung SmartCam HD SNH-E6411BN Full HD 1080p Wifi Camera

The Samsung Smartphone’s 128-degree view enables one to see every little angle of their business or store. Overall, the camera is of excellent quality and performance, especially for its very affordable price.

4. Lorex LW2731AC1 Live Add-On Wireless Accessory Camera for for LW2731, LW2732, & LW2734B

The Lorex surveillance camera has both high-quality visual and audio. This camera, however, needs an outlet to be plugged in and powered. Like a few cameras mentioned above, this one can see fairly well in nighttime-lighting conditions. The inconvenient plug-in feature is overshadowed by its amazing motion detecting abilities.

5. Defender Digital Wireless DVR Security System Camera with 7 Inch LCD Monitor

With this camera comes a motion detector, two-way intercom, two long-range night vision cameras, seven-inch LCD monitor, 2GB of SD card recording, and a remote control, basically everything that a business needs.

6. Foscam FI9804P 720P Outdoor HD Wireless IP Camera

This specific camera is equipped with 720p HD video, H.264 compression, and 2.8mm viewing lens for a 70-degree viewing angle. The camera is set at a very affordable price. However, it’s able to offer good footage for both day and night usage.

7. Uniden UDR444 Guardian 4.3-Inch Video Surveillance System with 2 Cameras

The performance of this camera is said to be rated at a seven out of ten. It’s portable, easy to install, and works well in most lighting conditions. Most importantly, the camera’s zoom, recording time, and sound can all be adjusted to preference.

8. Simplicam HD WiFi Home Video Monitoring Camera + 1 Year of 1 Day Closeli Recording Services

This camera has the amazing capability of sending face-recognition alerts and automatic recording. In other words, unfamiliar or unwanted faces can be easily spotted and threat-accessed with this cool device.

9. Foscam FI8904W Outdoor Wireless/Wired IP Camera with 15 – 20 Meter Night Vision and 2.8mm Lens (50° Viewing Angle)

For its very affordable price, this camera is of high quality. It has a decent screen resolution that’s able to capture images in dark areas. The waterproofing feature makes it a good outdoor camera as well (because you won’t have to worry about it falling prey to an unexpected rainstorm).

10. Pro-Vigil Security Camera

Without a doubt, this is a high-quality camera that has zoom, lighting, sound, recording and even message alert capabilities. One can easily be notified of specific alerts from the camera to their mobile device.


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Lee Ying has over 10 years of experience in the tech and security industry. He currently writes for various websites, if you would like to contact him you can find him on LinkedIn. Follow me on Twitter @LeeYing101.

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