Would you use a spy camera

Private video surveillance: what is allowed and what is not

camera

Argus 2

Arlo Q

Spotlight Cam

Circle

IPC-220 HD

Welcome / Smart indoor camera

price

120 euros

125 euros

160 euros

200 euros

30 euro

200 euros

Indoor

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Outdoor area

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Night mode

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

notification

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Motion detection

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

face recognition

No

No

No

With subscription

No

Yes

Location

Memory card

Memory card

Cloud

Cloud

Memory card

Memory card, Dropbox, FTP server

Power supply

Battery with solar operation

Network operation

Battery or mains operation

Battery with solar operation or mains operation

Network operation

Network operation

Subscription

No

No

3 euros / month

3.99 euros / month and camera or 6.99 euros / month for up to 5 cameras

No

No

Two-way audio

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Live view

Via PC or smartphone

Via PC or smartphone

Via PC or smartphone

Via PC or smartphone

Smartphone / tablet

Via PC, tablet, smartphone, smartwatch