Dropcam Pro: Sharp Video, Improved Audio, Better Zoom, Priced At $199.99

Posted Oct 10, 2013

Dropcam has announced a new home video surveillance product today called the Dropcam Pro.  The Dropcam Pro has sharper vide, improved audio, better zoom, a wider viewing angle, and support for Bluetooth LE / dual-band WiFi.  The Dropcam Pro lets you monitor what the camera sees on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac.

The Dropcam Pro retails for $199.99.  The image quality is twice as sharp as the previous version of the device.  The Pro has an 8x zoom and 130-degree field of view.  The dual-band WiFi enables Dropcam Pro users to use the camera for 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless networks.

The Dropcam Pro has a new mic and speaker for two-way talk support.  When checking into the camera remotely, users can directly to people or their pets.

The Dropcam Pro also has a night vision mode so that objects can be viewed in the dark.  Intelligent alerts are supported so that users can receive notification alerts through e-mail or the Dropcam iOS app.

The Dropcam Pro has location awareness so that the device can be turned on and off based on where they are.  It also supports scheduling features.  Live streams can be shared with friends and family members also.

[Product Page: Amazon.com]

[Source: AppleInsider]