The Top Home Security Cameras – Tech Geeked


If you’re concerned about theft, pesky pets, or prying neighbors, you should consider installing a home security camera, which will provide you with some peace of mind.

When it comes to home security, there are a plethora of different options to choose from, which can be a bit overwhelming if you’re not exactly sure what you’re looking for.

Below is a list of some of the best home security cameras on the market, along with their sub-categories, which include smart doorbells, indoor cameras, outdoor cameras, along with a list of their features and compatibilities.

Best Security Camera: Arlo

The Arlo is considered to be the top security camera company on the market. Its cameras usually come with a 7-day motion-based cloud storage free trial. The camera is extremely easy to operate and only takes minutes to set up.


  • Night vision
  • Two-way audio
  • Motion detection
  • Built-in siren

Best Indoor Security Cam: Wyze Cam Pan

For indoor use, I recommend the Wyze Cam Pan, which is affordable and easy to operate. The camera responds to Alexa voice commands and includes a 14-day motion-based cloud storage free trial.


  • Built-in microSD card
  • Motion detection zones
  • Ability to listen and alert you to special frequencies ( including smoke alarms)
  • HD live-streaming
  • Motion alerts

Best Doorbell Camera: Nest Hello

This camera is considered to be one of the best doorbell cameras available. You also have the option to subscribe to the Nest Aware Cloud service for only $5 per month, which provides access to saved video recording, along with facial recognition.


  • Facial recognition capabilities
  • Motion alerts
  • HD Live-streaming
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The Ring Door View Cam is an Alexa compatible doorbell camera that is affordable and can be paired with Alexa smart display, which allows you to view live-feed and talk to who’s there. For $3 a month you can access saved video clips at any time you like.


  • HD live-streaming
  • Motion Alerts
  • Alexa compatibility

If you’re searching for a high-quality Google-Assistant cam, you should check out the Nest Cam IQ Indoor Cam, which is equipped with many of the same features as the Nest Hello Speaker. You also have access to Nest Aware service option, which starts at $5 per month. The camera is equipped with facial recognition software that has access to a database of your friends and family, which can tell you who’s at your door.


  • HD live-streaming
  • Motion alerts
  • Built-in Google assistant speaker

Best Outdoor Security camera: Arlo Pro 2

It should come as no surprise that the Arlo Pro 2 is also our pick for the best outdoor security camera, which has a weatherproof exterior made to withstand rain, snow, and intense heat. The camera features WiFi capabilities and comes equipped with an easily adjustable magnetic mount.


  • WiFi capabilities
  • Magnetic mount
  • Weatherproof exterior
  • Rechargeable battery

The Indoor-Outdoor Logitech Circle 2 is a security camera that can be easily paired with your Apple devices and responds to Siri commands. The camera also works with Alexa and Google Assistant.


  • Responds to Siri commands
  • Alexa and Google Assistance compatible
  • Power adapter

Final Thoughts

These are just some of the security cameras that made the list. Check out the gallery below to view more indoor-outdoor security camera options. When you choose to install a wireless security camera make sure your home is equipped with a strong Wi-Fi connection. If your home has a spotty connection, it can cause a significant lag time and delay your live-feed, but as long as you have a good Wi-Fi connection, you shouldn’t have any major issues.

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