The FI9826P's unnecessarily tedious setup process, old-school Web interface and lack of push notifications seriously stunt this otherwise impressive Wi-Fi camera.
Typical price: $229.99
D-Link's Network Cam functions as a cheap option for checking in on your home, but without consistent or useful alerts, it's a poor choice for smart-home security.
Typical price: $178.00
Getting people to put down their phones and pick up a camera isn't easy, but HTC is betting this little shooter might do the trick.
Typical price: $226.00
The battle of the phablet phones begins with a test of their built-in cameras that come equipped with optical image stabilization. Which phone takes the best shot?
A team of physicists has created a film that shows what a real-life "laser bullet" would look like in action. Hint: it's not like in "Star Wars."
It looks like a cute little periscope but it shoots wide-angle videos and photos: the Re is iOS and Android compatible, and wants to be your on-the-go friend.
iOS 8 took away the Camera Roll. This app brings it back for 99 cents.
A simple hack turns an itsy-bitsy Lego brick into a working pinhole camera that turns out photos minifigs can enjoy.
Belkin's NetCam HD+ is a fantastic option for budget-minded DIY security enthusiasts, but you'll need to pay the monthly fee to get the most from this entry-level IP camera.
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A few of the security cameras we've reviewed have come close to perfection, but we still think there's room for improvement.