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Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« on: September 17, 2018, 04:09:54 PM »
ISO a spy camera for a house that does not have internet. can anyone recommend a good product? TIA
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2018, 05:01:22 PM »
My brother has a "smoke detector" but he has internet so no idea if it'll work without internet.
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2018, 09:24:43 PM »
My brother has a "smoke detector" but he has internet so no idea if it'll work without internet.
Ya not gonna work. Thx though. Anyone else have an idea?
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2018, 09:45:23 PM »
Ya not gonna work. Thx though. Anyone else have an idea?
Depends what youre looking to get out of it. Do you need to record small segments? Do you want a running loop? There are plenty of cheap ones out there, but are you looking for something more expensive?
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2018, 10:11:10 PM »
Depends what youre looking to get out of it. Do you need to record small segments? Do you want a running loop? There are plenty of cheap ones out there, but are you looking for something more expensive?
Running loop. Nothing too expensive...
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2018, 11:01:25 PM »
Do you want something portable? What about storage and power?

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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #6 on: September 18, 2018, 12:15:35 AM »
Something like this maybe?

https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B07DX8Z183#Ask

There are also cameras hidden in smoke detectors (plenty of models without a need for internet), wall hooks (B&H has one), alarm clocks, etc. The USB charger ones look simple because there's no installation, battery, etc, although I guess an alarm clock would do the same.

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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #7 on: September 18, 2018, 09:46:47 AM »
Something like this maybe?

https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B07DX8Z183#Ask

There are also cameras hidden in smoke detectors (plenty of models without a need for internet), wall hooks (B&H has one), alarm clocks, etc. The USB charger ones look simple because there's no installation, battery, etc, although I guess an alarm clock would do the same.
The one in your link requires Wi-Fi, but I will check out your other suggestions. Thank you very much
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #8 on: January 20, 2019, 11:08:08 PM »
I've been having packages stolen from my mailroom. was wondering if anyone can suggest a spy camera that is very inconspicuous ?(unrelated to my original request when I opened this thread, in case you were wondering)
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #11 on: January 21, 2019, 08:04:24 AM »
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2019, 12:27:01 PM »
a bit too pricey. anything else?
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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #13 on: January 21, 2019, 12:35:10 PM »
B&H has a whole bunch. just not sure if they record on SD https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?sts=ma&ci=3496&N=0&Ntt=spy

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Re: Spy Camera - Any Recommendations?
« Reply #14 on: January 21, 2019, 06:58:19 PM »
what's your budger?
if I can, $30 or less. I did find some on amazon, but they don't have enough reviews...
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