The Blink Mini is a super-affordable compact security camera that grabs all attention at first sight, and then users will just fall in love with it. The tiny camera is versatile enough and pocket-friendly to meet everyone’s needs when it comes to home safety and security. The camera records 1080p videos, and linking to your smartphone facilitates two-way chatting. Moreover, the camera alerts your phone to detect any activity in the zones within its range. The wide viewing field of 110 degrees allows proper coverage of all the rooms, and the Blink Mini camera can even see in the dark. Those with other Blink cameras can use the same app to view the Mini’s footage and clips.
This Blink Mini-review will provide more in-depth information about the excellent security cam.
New users can avail of cloud storage by paying $3 per camera per month. Existing Blink users can also use the cloud storage for the new camera for free. If you choose not to use cloud storage, the camera will alert you on your smartphone to detect activity within zones covered by the Blink Mini security camera. You can see a view from any remote location.
The Mini home security camera rests upon a ball and socket joint stand for hanging it on the wall with the set of screws supplied with it. The camera’s small size gives a lot of flexibility in installing it wherever you want. However, the flexibility is not as much as you get with wireless cameras. Since it is a wired camera, ensure the availability of a power outlet or a USB port nearby to the installation spot. Removing the camera from the stand is possible for those who need a smaller footprint. The camera comes with a 7-feet long Micro USB cable and power adapter.
The Blink Mini security camera is so susceptible to detecting motions that it captures the slightest movements within the surveillance zone. The camera will continuously send alerts if pets keep moving around in areas where the device maintains a close watch. However, to avoid a barrage of unwanted alerts, you can adjust the sensitivity level to save you from the embarrassment of not using the camera.
You can set the desired security features by using the Blink app. The app allows you to set a schedule to activate and deactivate the camera to manually activate the home security camera to receive alerts by using the app or when you are out of the home. You can deactivate it in t Blink Mini captures sharp video images, and although it can capture images in the dark, it cannot colorize them. The audio quality is good too. The camera though cheap might turn costly by adding the associated costs.