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Nest Cam review: This Dropcam Pro successor delivers top-shelf security

While probably not worth the upgrade for Dropcam Pro owners, Nest's first security camera is great option for first-time home monitors.

Nest Cam
At a Glance
  • Nest Labs Nest Cam

    TechHive Rating

    Nest Cam doesn’t improve much on the Dropcam Pro, but it doesn’t need to. It’s an excellent camera if your serious about home security.

At a Glance
  • TechHive Rating

    Nest Cam doesn’t improve much on the Dropcam Pro, but it doesn’t need to. It’s an excellent camera if your serious about home security.

    MSRP: $199

    Pros

    • Sleek, sturdy construction
    • Accurate motion detection
    • Easy-to-use app

    Cons

    • Nest Aware subscription required to access most security features
    • Sends alerts only once every 30 minutes
    • Weak sound detection

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