Video surveillance, security cameras and video doorbells add a key element to your security system - VISIBILITY. Protecting your home is the main goal, sure, but being able to check in on your family or pets via your smartphone, or see and talk to a visitor at your front door is pretty amazing. There are a bunch of different options on the market these days, so what makes Alarm.com Cameras so good?
True security cameras—like those powered by Alarm.com—are fully connected to a smart home security system. This gives them features and intelligence that standalone connected cameras don't have. If you're thinking about a smart video camera as a first step into home security, or wondering about bolstering your existing security system with video monitoring, it's worth talking to an Alarm.com service provider first. They'll deliver you an affordable, professionally-supported video monitoring solution for your home, with real security features and the latest smart technology so that you can do everything below… and more:
1: See what's happening anytime Traditionally, security camera footage was something you looked at after something bad happened. Now, the Alarm.com app makes it easy and convenient to see what's in front of any camera in your home, anytime.
Our wireless indoor and outdoor cameras let you see what's happening in HD resolution, with our newest cameras offering 1080p. Take a closer look. Wondering what exactly your kids are watching on TV when you're out? Just open your living room video feed, then use your fingertips to zoom in for a better view of what's happening. See in the dark. When something goes bump in the night, you don't need to activate your smart lights right away. Our cameras' infrared night vision makes it easy to see what's going on.
2: Get custom video alerts While any connected video camera can send you a video alert, Alarm.com uses its understanding of your home's activity to let you pick and choose the specific events that you want a video alert of. For example: Motion on your porch. All Alarm.com-powered cameras have motion sensors—but you don't need an alert every time someone moves in your house. It's easy to customize a motion-triggered alert for any single camera—and you can filter it further by time of day, or security arming status.
Your kids are home. Alarm.com understands a lot of context behind your home's activity—such as who just unlocked the door. Your kids' unique user codes can trigger a once-a-day video alert to show you they're home safely from school.There's an alarm. In an alarm event, your home's cameras begin recording automatically, ensuring that you won't miss vital footage. Here's a real-life example of why that's so important.
3: Share your clips easily The easier it is to share your video clips, the more useful your security cameras become. Alarm.com's smartphone app makes it as easy as sharing a photo, with the ability to share via message, email and even social media.
You could: Help catch a crook. Burglars and other dishonest visitors return to the same neighborhood over and over. A video clip captured on your front porch could be the breakthrough your local police need to identify and catch them. Related: How Smart Home Security Fights Crime Brighten someone's day. It's not all about crime! A clip of your toddler playing in the backyard is a great antidote for your partner's bad day at the office, or to keep friends up to speed on your family via Facebook.
4: Enjoy professional support Security cameras and video monitoring can require professional assistance and support. From positioning your cameras on day one, to maintaining them for years afterwards, an Alarm.com service provider can take care of it all, including:
Installation. If your cameras are part of a full professional install by an Alarm.com service provider, there's no need to worry about wiring, power cables or drilling. To minimize the likelihood of an intruder disabling a camera, your service provider can find and recommend the best installation spots in your home.
American Defense Systems will professionally install your Alarm.com cameras; syncing with your Qolsys IQ Panel 2, and Alarm.com mobile app. Click Chat with us to connect with a live representative today,