Not every safe indoor camera makes a good nanny cam. The best childcare cameras of 2021 enhance communication between parents, kids and carers and give priority to safety and ease of use. These objectives are fulfilled by features such as bidirectional audio, night vision, broad camera angles, HD capability, cloud storage, motion detection, home automation integration, and two-Factor Authentication. But the number one feature to look for in a baby cam is its ability to view the live stream of the camera, and important recordings from a mobile device.
10 Best Nanny Cameras 2021
1. Google, NC1104US, Nest Cam Indoor, Security Camera
- Indoor WiFi camera for home security with 24/7 live video and night vision for clear video, no matter how dark it is
- High definition 1080p surveillance camera with 130 degree wide angle view, 1920 x 1080 HD resolution, and 8x zoom
- Mobile alerts and notifications let you know when your indoor camera spots activity1; See what you missed with 3 hour snapshot history and take action or save the event to share with friends and family2
- Google Nest uses industry leading security to protect your video feed and information; Enable two factor authentication to take your account protection to the next level
- Free trial of Nest Aware for 30 days; Experience 10 day video history, intelligent alerts, and Activity Zones3
2. PANORAXY B100V.3 Mini WiFi Hidden Spy Nanny Camera
- PA-B100V.3 Spy Hidden Clock Camera with 100% invisible lens, which can ensure your home or office security instead of several cameras WITHOUT TARGET AUDIENCE’S NOTICE. It works through WiFi and local recording both, you can see what you care anywhen, anywhere through IOS and Andriod smartphone/tablet.
- Low-Key Design as a 3.1inch CUBE CLOCK, the hidden camera is so harmonious with your office and home environment.100% invisible Lens, even it is installed with IR infrared in night. It is not like many other hidden camera, that can be seen easily. The image is bright and perfect even there is front glass cover the Len and camera.
- Embedded with SD card slot, it can work without network and work as the DVR to record the MOTION DECTION or FULL VIDEO. You can install unto 64G Micro-SD Card. Support playback video through WIFI or insert the SD card to PC.
- Very Easy to Use: Fast WiFi Setup(PLEASE CHOOSE 2.4G WIFI SIGNAL only), plug in and play, free cable, friendly APP, scan the QR code and simply follow the processes, you will see and what you care immediately. The App is Specified design and with friendly interface which got good comments from clients.Please download the media player for IOT living from the support page of panoraxy web which is marked in the user manual.
- Super night vision, 8 Meters enhanced night vision, fits for most room.Good WIFI transmission, only little delay that you can omit. Reliable quality, industry level components. .Audio is not included due to Federal Law: 18 U.S. Code § 2512
3. Wyze Cam 1080p HD Indoor Wireless Smart Home Camera
- Live Stream from Anywhere in 1080p -1080p Full HD live streaming lets you see inside your home from anywhere in real time using your mobile device. While live streaming, use two-way audio to speak with your friends and family through the Wyze app.
- Motion/Sound Recording with Free Cloud Storage - Wyze Cam can automatically record a 12-second video clip when motion or sound is detected and saves that video to the cloud for 14-days, for free. Mobile push notifications can be enabled so you’re only alerted when something is detected letting you stay on top of things without having to constantly monitor the app. Or, record continuously to a MicroSD card (sold separately) regardless of motion and sound. Compatible with 8GB, 16GB, or 32GB FAT32 MicroSD cards.
- See in the dark - Night vision lets you see up to 30’ in absolute darkness using 4 infrared (IR) LEDs. Note: IR does not work through glass windows.
- Voice Controlled? You got it! - Works with Alexa and Google Assistant (US only) so you can use your voice to see who’s at your front door, how your baby’s doing, or if your 3D printer has finished printing. Wyze Cam is only compatible with the 2. 4GHz WiFi network (does not support 5GHz Wi-Fi) and Apple (iOS) and Android mobile devices.
- Share with those who care - One Wyze Cam can be shared with multiple family members so everyone can have access to its live stream and video recordings. Just have your family members download the Wyze app and invite them to your account. Camera sharing can also be easily removed.
4. YI 1080p Home Camera, Indoor IP Security Surveillance System
- Optional 24/7 Emergency Response Service - YI’s motion alerts and live video feeds are now equipped with the option to instantly involve Noon light's Certified Emergency Dispatchers, who coordinate with police, fire, and EMS agencies on customers’ behalf to ensure the situation is promptly handled.
- Adjustable Alert Frequency: AI powered human detected alert or motion detected alerts can be set by sensitivity levels from high to low. Eliminates 'false positives' caused by flying insects, small pets, or light changes. You’ll only be alerted for the moments that matter
- Works With Alexa - Officially Alexa compatible and works with any screen-based Alexa device. You can use the Alexa Skill to turn on your camera or view its live feed with a simple voice command.
- Reliable Wi-Fi Connectivity - Access your camera with our mobile / PC APP anytime and anywhere, more flexible with Home/Away mode. Allows sharing your camera with up to 5 family members or friends, and view multiple cameras on a single account. 9 live feeds on pc app is available now. Built-in support for 2.4Ghz (5Ghz currently not supported) Wi-Fi band.
- Cloud & Local Storage: Six second motion-triggered video clips will be safely stored on the Cloud for 1 day for free. For local storage, micro SD-cards up to 64GB are supported (micro SD-card not included).
5. Blink Indoor Home Security Camera System with Motion Detection
- MOTION DETECTOR: Built-in motion sensor alarm, when motion detector is triggered, WIFI cameras send an alert to your smartphone and record a short clip of the event to the cloud
- BATTERY POWERED SECURITY SYSTEM: Wireless home camera with 2-year battery life, powered by 2 Lithium AA 1.5v non-rechargeable Lithium batteries (included), data is sent from IP cameras over Wi-Fi
- SMART HOME SECURITY: Simple self-install home monitoring in minutes; easy control wireless cameras with the included iOS & Android apps or via voice through our Amazon Alexa Skill!
- ADVANCED HOME SURVEILLANCE: Home and pet monitoring in real time with video camera “Live View” streaming mode
- FREE CLOUD STORAGE: Totally wire-free, with no monthly fees or service contract required. (Requires iOS 10.3 or Android 5 Lollipop or higher)
6. Logitech Circle 2 Indoor/Outdoor Wired Home Security Camera Works with Alexa, HomeKit and Google
$159.99 in stock
- CIRCLE 2 WIRED is an easy to install, Wi-Fi connected home security camera that records when motion is detected and stores the footage in your secure, private cloud and works with Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit and The Google Assistant
- DON’T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT, we’re Wirecutter's pick: “Best Wi-Fi camera for daily use”, Gizmodo said we’re “The Best Security Camera for Most People” and Business Insider says: “Circle 2 is the best security camera you can buy for your home”
- FULL HD WIDE-ANGLE VIDEO WITH NIGHT VISION lets you capture the really big picture with 180-degree wide-angle lens, full 1080p HD video day or night, with night vision that’s visible up to 15-feet
- FREE 24-HOUR SECURE CLOUD STORAGE - Stores motion based videos up to 24-hours in your own private cloud for free, secured using bank level encryption.Fully encrypted with TLS / AES / HTTPS
- FREE SMART ALERTS WITH SNAPSHOTS - Get mobile app notifications with a thumbnail image of the motion detected, to "see" what's happening at home without opening the app
7. Arlo Q – Wired, 1080p HD Security Camera | Night vision, Indoor only, 2-Way Audio
$64.99 in stock
7 used from $69.97
- Works with Alexa for voice control (Alexa device sold separately)
- 1080p HD resolution- Live stream sharp HD resolution from anywhere using your smartphone, tablet, or computer
- Enhanced night vision capability lets you see clearly even in total darkness.Motion Detection Range,Adjustable up to 50 feet.,Wireless Range:300 feet line of sight
- Records motion or sound-triggered events in your cloud to be accessed from anywhere via the Arlo app
- 2-Way Audio - Built-in mic and speaker enable push-to-talk capability, so you can listen in and talk back
8. Amcrest ProHD 1080P WiFi Camera 2MP (1920TVL) Indoor Pan/Tilt Security Wireless IP Camera
$43.99 in stock
4 used from $32.50
- HIGH PERFORMANCE, REAL-TIME, TRUE HD – Experience magnificent full-HD 1080P video at 30fps with enhanced low light capability utilizing the Sony Exmor IMX323 image sensor and Ambarella S2LM chipset. Extra-wide 90° viewing angle as well as remote pan/tilt and digital zoom allow you to cover more ground and keep more of what matters to you safe. Works with Alexa through AmcrestCloud. 360° Pan & 90° Tilt.
- SMARTER SECURITY – Receive motion alert notifications, review footage and engage in two-way communication via your smartphone with the Amcrest View app. Playback and record professionally on a PC using Amcrest Surveillance Pro for Windows and MAC (included) or Blue Iris Professional. Works with Amcrest Cloud remote video storage, MicroSd card, Amcrest NVRs, Synology and QNAP NAS, FTP, Pale Moon and Sea Monkey Browsers, IE, Safari, Firefox 49.0 and Chrome with Amcrest Web View Extension.
- DAY OR NIGHT, QUALITY ASSURED – Featuring a Sony Exmor 1/2.9” 2.07MP image sensor and built-in IR LEDs this WiFi camera achieves industry leading 1080P nightvision up to 32 feet. Not all 1080P WiFi IP cameras are built the same and our Texas based team with over 10 years of IP camera experience has guaranteed the out-performance of this camera by using the highest quality components in order to deliver the ultimate best in class 1080p pan/tilt WiFi camera experience.
- SECURE CLOUD VIDEO BACKUP – The optional Amcrest Cloud remote video storage subscription service allows you automatically store your videos off-site in a third-party location hosted and secured by Amazon AWS. This way if something happens to your local PC/NVR/SDcard/NAS, the footage will be safely recorded in a secure off-site location and accessible to you through a web-based Flash interface for PC (Windows & MAC) (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Edge) and AmcrestCloud smartphone app.
- SIMPLE. RELIABLE. SECURE. - This Amcrest 2.4ghz wireless camera features a secure SSL/HTTPS connection, wireless AES/WPA2 encryption, FCC and UL camera certificate, and receives regular security firmware updates (Does not support 5ghz). At Amcrest, we want to ensure the safety of our customers, their loved ones, homes, and businesses and you’ll receive a full 1-year US Warranty and Lifetime Support provided directly from Amcrest.
9. Piper nv Smart Home Security System with Night Vision, 180-degree Video Camera
$179.99 in stock
1 used from $179.99
- Smart home security system with no contracts or monthly fees required
- High resolution 180-degree immersive view camera with night vision, for live and recorded video
- Motion/sound detection, temperature/light/humidity sensors, 2-way audio and 105 dB siren
- Simple setup and easy to use, get text/email alerts and check in from your smartphone or tablet (iOS and Android)
- Connects via Wi-Fi, battery backup, high grade SSL video encryption, compatible with Z-Wave wireless accessories; auto-rearms to capture multiple events and pet adjustable motion detection
10. Wireless IP Camera 1080P HD WiFi Security Camera Indoor Pan/Tilt/Zoom Home Security Surveillance Camera System
- 【Perfect IR Night Vision WiFi Camera】 - This indoor wifi camera has a 1080P HD camera, offer superb picture quality from a 32ft.This wireless ip camera provides you with colorful day vision and clear IR night vision with FULL HD 1080P resolution. You will not miss any important moment even in the dark.
- 【Easy Setup】 - Quick WiFi setup with mobile App “ICSee” on iPhone or Android smartphone (5G is not supported). Wireless security camera supports remote access via mobile App anywhere and anytime, so you can monitor it in real time with great easy.The user manual will show you how to setup the camera in our iCSee APP within minutes.Only support 2.4GHz WiFi.
- 【Two Way Audio & Auto Tracking】 - This wifi ip camera built in speaker and microphone for a clear 2-way Audio experience.Supports remote talk and listen via mobile phone app. This wireless camera also has an automatic tracking function, once the move is detected, an alert is sent to your phone to protect your home.
- 【Intelligent Pan/Tilt/Zoom Baby Camera 】 - This WiFi security camera system with 355° horizontal and 120° vertical rotation range to create a complete 360° coverage.Wireless cameras that connect with iPhone or Android phone can help you easily monitor and talk with your baby and pet from remote.Typically used for home security, baby monitor, elderly camera, pet camera, nanny cam.