Choosing the Best Solar Surveillance Camera: Factors to Consider for Outdoor Video Surveillance

Choosing the Best Solar Surveillance Camera: Factors to Consider for Outdoor Video Surveillance

When choosing a solar surveillance camera for your property, there are some essential things to consider before making a final decision. Don't worry we're here to help you make the right choice. Let's review the factors you need to keep in mind.

First, you need to think about the camera's power source and battery life. Since it will rely on solar power, you must choose a device with solar charging capabilities and a battery backup that will last through cloudy weather. We recommend the Hawk security camera since its battery backup lasts up to 14 days without sunlight.

Next up is resolution. You need a camera with a minimum resolution of 2 MP/1600 x 1200. Anything lower won't be able to capture quality images, especially at a distance. So choose a camera that allows you to see precisely what it captures.

Night vision is also a key consideration. You need a camera with night vision capabilities; the more advanced, the better. We suggest the AnywhereCam outdoor security cameras as they come equipped with advanced night vision modes, including full-color, IR, and smart night vision.

Of course, your solar security camera needs to be durable and weather-resistant since it will be installed outside. Look for wireless solar security cameras with an IP rating above 55.

This ensures the camera will withstand poor weather conditions and last for years.
Storage is another vital factor to consider. Choosing a camera like the Eagle with cloud storage is best. This makes it easy to access and share videos.

Finally, connectivity is a must-have for outdoor cameras. You need a camera with 4G connectivity, as it's not always guaranteed you'll have wired or WiFi connections outdoors. Look for wireless outdoor security cameras with multiple connection options, and make sure 4G is included.

Once you've considered all of these factors, your decision should be much easier. Choose a camera that meets all those needs and keeps your property safe and secure.

Why AnywhereCam?

  • Solar power and 4G capabilities allow for wire-free operation and consistent network connectivity in any location.
  • Universal Application: Perfect for remote properties, urban settings, and everything in between.
  • Durable and dependable, our weatherproof cameras remain operational for up to 14 days without sunlight.
  • Enjoy effortless live-streaming and secure cloud storage through our convenient mobile app on iOS and Android.
  • Our installation video library guides you through a quick and easy setup, ensuring your security system is up and running in no time.
  • Adapt our surveillance cameras to fit personal and business environments, scaling to your specific needs.
  • With our excellent customer support, you’ll have swift and reliable assistance whenever you need it.
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