Turn an old phone into a security camera
Everyone would all like to be able to keep an eye on their home when they are away. A security camera can provide the peace of mind you are looking for. If we want to save money, you can turn an old cell phone into a surveillance camera.
How to install a free security camera at home
Security Camera CZ is an interesting tool that allows users to turn a smartphone or tablet into a security camera and receive their signal. To do this, you need to download the APK file on both devices and designate one as a camera and the other as a monitor. The setup is quite straightforward, as the interface provides a step-by-step guide.
It records the detected motion as a series of photos and allows you to explore these images very quickly.
One of the most interesting aspects of this app is that it has motion detection and records the images as a series of photos instead of video for faster scanning. However, you can also view the live image and record videos if necessary. It also includes the following free features:
- Landscape and portrait mode.
- Customizable screen resolution.
- Adjustable zoom.
- Front and rear camera surveillance.
- Night vision.
- Alarm when motion is detected.
On the other hand, you can adjust the motion detection sensitivity and it features has two-way intercom. And the best part? It is completely free.
Requirements and additional information:
- Minimum operating system requirements: Android 4.1.
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