- Relatively inexpensive, considering the resolution
- Local storage on a MicroSD card
- Remote access is easy to set up
- Has three wildly different user interfaces
- Small online video window isn't resizable
- Exposed lens and pan/tilt mechanism
At A Glance
Although the DCS-5222L is a good value among IP cameras, the footage it provides isn't as crisp as 720p video should be.
The new Cloud Camera 5000 (DCS-5222L) is a versatile surveillance solution for a home or small office offering pan/tilt capabilities, automatic day/night viewing, remote control, and a microSD slot for local recording.