Over the years, CCTV cameras have emerged as the most preferred device for securing any premises, irrespective of whether it’s residential or commercial. The role of CCTV cameras is even more significant when it comes to home security. There are often reports of burglars, vehicle thieves and intruders getting caught on camera. This has become possible only because of widespread use of these surveillance tools. Many still believe that providing CCTV security to their home would entail a whopping expenditure. However, the same is not true, for now you can secure your home in as little as Rs 2000. To make it easier for you, here’s a list of the best CCTV cameras that can be bought under the aforementioned amount. Take a look.
Secureye C20: This made-in-India CCTV camera is provides full HD clear panoramic view, thanks to its 1080 full HD resolution. It is Wifi enabled and laced with features such as IR night vision and face & sound detection. A highlight of Secureye C20 two megapixel camera comes with an AI-powered motion detection system, which sends out an alert every time there’s an intrusion or trespassing. Apart from these, the CCTV camera is engineered to auto track any movement and be compatible with Onvif. You can control the camera with your voice, as it works perfectly fine with Alexa. Its in-built microphone and speaker provide a two-way communication system. It supports 128GB TF card and provides 24×7 protection without any blind spot for your house. You can access the footage through Secureye Falcon Plus app. Secureye C20 is currently available on Amazon for Rs 1,699.
Godrej Eve Nx: The smart home security 2 MP camera is perfect for home security with its sleek design. The camera is Wifi enabled and its infrared LED-powered Night Vision feature lets you see crystal clear black & white images even in complete darkness. It provides users an option to activate its mobile alert system wherein the motion sensitive cameras send an alert on your phone the moment any movement is detected. Eve Nx from the house of Godrej has in-built microphone and speaker to enable two-way communication. It ensures 1080P HD quality and for additional storage, it supports 128GB SD card. You can also watch a live stream of your premises and record footage with Eve Nx app. The camera is currently available on Amazon for Rs 1,989.
Hikvision DS-2CE1AD0T: This bullet CCTV camera by Hikvision comes with 2 megapixel high-performance CMOS sensors, which capture light and convert it into high-quality pictures. It provides analogue HD output up to 1080p resolution for better picture quality. The camera can pan from zero to 360 degree and tilt from zero to 180 degree, ensuring a complete panoramic viewpoint. This camera has active infrared night-vision and is low on power consumption, as it consumes just 4W. The shutter speed and the exposure time of the camera have been engineered to capture fast moving objects as well. The camera is currently available on Amazon for Rs 1,540.
CP Plus 2.4MP: The dome camera from the house of CP Plus comes integrated with full HD resolution and CMOS superior image sensor feature so that even a minute detail is not left out. The CCTV camera is shock proof and damage resistant, as it is designed to absorb even the severest of shocks. One USP of this camera is its maximum speed of 25/30 frames per second at 2MP for a faster surveillance. It further boasts of in-built renewed DWDR technology, which prevents the footage quality even in inadequate lighting conditions. There are day as well as night vision modes so that clear surveillance footage can be obtained during any hour of the day. The camera is currently available on Amazon for Rs 1,149.
TP-Link Tapo C100: This CCTV camera boasts of recording every image in crystal-clear 1080P definition and is equipped with an advanced Night Vision, providing a visual distance of up to 30 feet. One highlight of the camera is its Sound and Light Alarm, which trigger light and sound effects to scare away any intruder. It provides safe local storage up to 128GB on a micro SD card. It is easy to install and lets users manage it through Tapo app. With this camera, you receive a notification on every detected motion, following which you can access the clip. You can mark a certain area for the motion detection alert system to work. The camera is currently available on Amazon for Rs 1,799.