The Wyze Cam Outdoor is an affordable weatherproof security camera that works extremely well.
The Arlo Pro 3 has crisp live streaming, fast alerts and a wide range of advanced features that set it apart from other outdoor security cameras. If you have the money to spend, the Arlo Pro 3 should be at the top of your list.
Arlo put the best parts of its battery-powered security cameras into this easy-to-recommend floodlight.
Arlo's Ultra camera impresses with advanced features and solid performance, but the high price won't work for everyone's budget.
The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is expensive, but it might be worth it if you want a durable, weatherproof camera with facial recognition.
I like the $160 Logitech Circle View Camera, but its HomeKit-only compatibility is limiting.
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.
The Nest Cam IQ is a solid camera that costs a little too much to readily recommend to most home security DIYers.
Wyze's Cam Pan is a remarkably full-featured security camera, especially considering its low price.
The Ring Spotlight Cam's easy setup and solid performance make it a favorite among today's outdoor cameras with built-in lights.
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.
Plenty of competing DIY cameras offer more features minus SimpliSafe's monthly fees. Skip SimpliCam.
The Samsung SmartCam HD Pro is a very good IP camera, but Dropcam Pro still has it beat in terms of durability, app design, and overall video quality.
Ooma adds a next-generation camera, a siren and a smoke detector to its home security lineup.
iSmartAlarm offers up a new security camera on Indiegogo -- the "motion tracking" iCamera Keep Pro.
A voice assistant, security cam and touchscreen rolled into one, WooHoo wants to be the center of your connected home.
The Moon is a levitating eyeball-shaped security cam that's the smart home device of either your dreams or your nightmares.
The Oomi Cube wants to be the center of your connected home. It brings plenty of features to the table to convince you.