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The best Nest camera deals and sales for January 2021

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If you're looking to beef up your smart security setup, then one of these Nest Camera deals may be the way to go – especially with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales underway and set to drop Nest Camera prices even further. Who says home security has to cost the earth?

Nest offers a wide range of smart home gadgets, from its Nest Hello doorbells to Google Nest Wifi routers, but we're we'll take you through its line of smart security cameras to make sure your home is as safe as it can be.

There are models built specially for both indoor and outdoor use, which allow you to easily keep tabs on every last inch of your home via your smartphone, tablet or laptop wherever you happen to be. If you're looking for the latest and greatest Nest Cam, it's actually built-in to the latest Google Nest Hub Max – a smart speaker that doubles as an indoor security camera – thanks to Google's acquisition of the Nest brand last year.

The best part is that Nest cameras are all affordable, especially in comparison to some of the competition. We've searched the internet for the best deals on each of the four Nest Cam models to help you secure your home. Whether you want an outdoor camera with face recognition or a simple indoor model, you'll find a great price here.

Want to compare more models? Check out these home security camera deals – or stay in control of your home's heating system with these Nest thermostat deals instead.

Nest Cam IQ Outdoor

Nest Cam IQ Outdoor

The smartest outdoor security camera available

Specifications
Dimensions: 5" x 3.7" x 3.7"
Camera: 8-megapixel (4K) with 12X zoom
Video: Up to 1080p at 30fps
Field of view: 130° diagonal
Reasons to buy
+Fantastic image quality+Facial recognition
Reasons to avoid
-Large and heavy-Monthly subscription needed for full benefits

Using a 4K sensor, motion tracking, and facial recognition to protect your home while weeding out irrelevant notifications, the Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is the smartest security camera we've tested. Crucially, it's also incredibly easy to use, and is built like a brick. There are more affordable alternatives, but none matches the IQ Outdoor's smarts and design.

 

Nest Cam IQ Indoor

Nest Cam IQ Indoor

A beautifully designed camera with facial recognition

Specifications
Dimensions: 4.9" x 2.9" x 2.9"
Camera: 8-megapixel (4K) with 12X zoom
Video: Up to 1080p at 30fps
Field of view: 130° diagonal
Reasons to buy
+Extremely well built+Built-in two-way audio
Reasons to avoid
-Limited functionality without paying Nest Aware subscription-Gets hot

The Nest Cam IQ takes Internet of Things (IoT) technology to the next level by building further intelligence into a security camera. This device doesn’t just record footage, it also tries to make sense of it for you. This sophisticated and well made security camera with built in facial recognition technology really is one of the most advanced IP cameras we have ever seen.  

Nest Cam Outdoor

Nest Cam Outdoor

A good quality camera with a great app

Specifications
Dimensions: 3.5" x 2.8" x 2.8"
Camera: 3-megapixel with 8X zoom
Video: Up to 1080p at 30fps
Field of view: 130° diagonal
Reasons to buy
+Excellent subscription service and app support+Rugged and waterproof build
Reasons to avoid
-Some issues getting camera online-Design is vulnerable to theft

Nest’s stylish camera is backed up by the most user-friendly companion app of all the security cameras we’ve seen and its Nest Aware service, which stores up to 30 days of footage in the cloud, is the most reliable and accessible. Nest’s sophisticated and well-supported surveillance camera is a cut above the rest in terms of quality and convenience 

Nest Cam Indoor

Nest Cam Indoor

A sophisticated camera providing 24/7 surveillance

Specifications
Dimensions: 4.5" x 2.3" x 1.8"
Camera: 3-megapixel with 8X zoom
Video: Up to 1080p at 30fps
Field of view: 130° diagonal
Reasons to buy
+1080p video+Two-way audio
Reasons to avoid
-Must subscribe to Nest Aware for full features-Only sends one notification every 30 minutes

Nest's first camera remains an affordable, yet sophisticated, security option. It records everything and saves it for 30 days, so you never miss a thing. Plus, when you sign up for Nest Aware, you can get alerts when something unusual occurs at home. And its two-way audio, let's you communicate with whomever is in your home, like if you need to tell the dog to get off the sofa.