An Alternative to Blink Security Cam

  • May 21, 2017
  • Jared Beguelin

Blink Indoor HD Camera

While Blink may be easy to setup and use, there are a number of drawbacks to using Blink’s service that might tempt you to try an alternative like Sensr.net. Here are some reasons that you might want to try Sensr.net instead of Blink.

  • Cheaper Cameras
  • Not exclusively battery power
  • More cloud storage
  • More than 2 types of cameras available
  • APIs for accessing your footage

If you’re interested in using Sensr.net as an alternative to using Blink, give us a try. We have a free trial of course.

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An Alternative to Nest Cam

  • May 21, 2017
  • Adam Beguelin

Nest Cam Indoor HD Camera

No doubt about it, Nest Cam is easy to setup and use. But there are a number of drawbacks to using Nest Cam that might entice you to try an alternative like Sensr.net. Here are some reasons that you might want to try an alternative to Nest Cam.

  • Can’t use your own camera
  • Can’t mix and match camera models
  • The service is expensive
  • No APIs for accessing your footage
  • Locked in to one vendor
  • Limited video clips

If you’re interested in using Sensr.net as an alternative to using Nest Cam, give us a try. We have a free trial of course. Any you can use almost any camera with our service.

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Ouvis ZV1 Camera Not Ready for Prime Time

  • May 10, 2017
  • Adam Beguelin

Useless Ouvis ZV1

The Ouvis ZV1 camera is not ready for prime time. The only thing it’s good for is viewing the camera on your local network. You can’t view it remotely (no P2P viewing) and the FTP uploads don’t work so you can’t use it with Sensr.net.

The only thing good about this camera is that it’s pretty easy to setup. If you have the app, you can get the camera going pretty easily. You do need to plug it into an ethernet jack on the same network as your phone’s wifi, but once you do that, the Ouvis app can find the camera and configure it.

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