Outdoor smart home cameras
Controlling your home heating isn't the only thing you can do with your voice. Some of the best smart home cameras we've seen also include the ability to control them in various ways using Google Home.
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The Netatmo Presence is a brilliant outdoor security camera that not only keeps an eye on your home, but also doubles as a floodlight system to light your way and deter unwelcome visitors.
It's a weatherproof camera, with microSD card storage and a solid design. This camera is intelligent too. It can tell the difference between people, animals and vehicles and alert you to such on your phone.
The Netatmo Presence is voice controllable in various ways - the most useful of which might be the ability to turn the floodlight on remotely with your just voice via Google Home.
Nest Cam IQ Outdoor
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The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is the latest and greatest outdoor home security camera from Nest. A large field of view, 4K sensor, 1080p recording and IP66 rated housing make this a really great device.
Of course being a Nest product it naturally works with Google Home devices too. The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor allows you to cast footage from your camera to your television via a Google Chromecast. All that's needed is a simple command of "Hey Google, play (location name) camera on my Chromecast" and hey presto, a live stream from your camera is on the big screen.
Indoor smart home cameras
As well as seeing outside your home, smart home cameras are also available to keep an eye on the inside. Some of these cameras also work with Google Home, making them easy to control with just your voice.
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Like its outdoor brother, the Netatmo Welcome is an intelligent smart home camera that doesn't need a subscription and records directly to MicroSD card. It also features automatic night vision mode, person alerts and facial recognition tech that lets you know who's at home.
The Netatmo Welcome can be voice controlled via Google Home - allowing you to cast live footage from the camera directly to your Chromecast-enabled TV with ease.
Logitech Circle 2
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The Logitech Circle 2 is a smart home camera with a lot to offer. This camera offers 1080p streaming, two-way communication, automatic night vision and a super wide angle lens too.
You can get 24-hours worth of footage for free or subscribe for access to more recordings for a small monthly fee. The Circle 2 is also controllable with Google Home. With some simple voice commands, you can stream footage on your TV with ease as well as activating various other settings.
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