Wyze's Cam Pan is a remarkably full-featured security camera, especially considering its low price.
The Arlo Pro is an even smarter DIY cam than Netgear's first-gen Arlo, but competitors are closing in fast with innovative designs and updated apps.
Nest Cam Outdoor is up there with Netgear's Arlo as a highly recommendable DIY outdoor camera -- you'll just have to decide if you'd rather deal with Nest's power cord or Arlo's batteries.
The Ring Spotlight Cam's easy setup and solid performance make it a favorite among today's outdoor cameras with built-in lights.
Given that Nest Cam and Dropcam Pro are pretty similar, it doesn't make a lot of sense for existing users to replace their Pro. But, budding DIYers searching for a high-res live streaming camera really can't beat Nest Cam.
The Logitech Circle 2 is versatile, responsive and easy to use, but you should only buy this wired model if you don't mind keeping your cam close to a wall outlet.
I wish this camera-floodlight had more robust Alexa and Google Assistant integrations, but it's a decent choice if you want to easily link your outdoor lighting to a live streaming HD security camera.
The Nest Cam IQ is a solid camera that costs a little too much to readily recommend to most home security DIYers.
Plenty of competing DIY cameras offer more features minus SimpliSafe's monthly fees. Skip SimpliCam.
The Canary Flex isn't perfect, but its adaptability, simple app interface and excellent design make it a great choice for anyone who needs a lot of flexibility in their home security setup.
The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is expensive, but it might be worth it if you want a durable, weatherproof camera with facial recognition.
A voice assistant, security cam and touchscreen rolled into one, WooHoo wants to be the center of your connected home.
The Swann Smart Series security system brings HD video monitoring into focus with four 1080p live streaming cameras.
iSmartAlarm offers up a new security camera on Indiegogo -- the "motion tracking" iCamera Keep Pro.
The LG Smart Security suits a niche market -- renters interested in professional monitoring. Everyone else should keep looking.
The new D-Link DCS-1820LH LTE Full HD Indoor/Outdoor Camera works over Wi-Fi -- and cellular networks.
D-Link's indoor/outdoor 1080p HD DCH-212KT camera comes with local and cloud storage.
Have a wall outlet? Attach SkyBell's handy Plug-In Camera for portable HD live streaming.