Yi Dome Camera — All You Need To Know!
If you aren’t very aware of Yi before, may be this will ring a bell. Xiaomi! Yes, Xiaomi, huge Chinese tech company bought Yi technologies after being impressed by their tiny camera technology. Yi technologies have a range of GoPro like action cameras rather than their recent venture into the home security market. With the help of Xiaomi’s expertise, they have now been successful in creating a whole range of Smart Wi-Fi security cameras, both indoors as well as outdoors.
We live in a world where everything and anything can be and has been transformed into smart things. We have smart vehicles, smart watches, smart televisions, smart homes etc. You will often see homes using stylish set of IP cameras that are installed for safety purposes, well Yi Dome camera is one of these gadgets that helps you keep up with the safety of your family even when they are out of your sight. Before moving on to anything further, the price of the Yi Dome Camera in India is around Rs.4600.
Yi Dome camera comes with 1080o WITH 25fps with lens distortion correction, 2-way audio and a new baby crying detection mode. The cameras are attractive to people with young children. It just makes life with a baby a little easier. Along with Baby Cry Alert, these cameras also come with Night vision ready with 8 x 940nm infrared LED bulbs that makes images really clear. They are great all-in-one solution for keeping an eye on the little ones.
Yi Dome cameras come with motion and sound detection built in. Using the Yi Home application, you can setup an alert that will tell you if someone tries to break into your house.
The Dome camera also comes with pan and tilt functions enabling you to view a full 360 degrees area.
You can setup 8 preset bookmarks and the Dome cam will automatically focus on these points when selected in the application on your phone. There is also a Patrol mode (Auto Cruise) where it will scan around the room looking for any kind of motion. The Dome cam when not being used, goes faces the camera against the plastic cover, giving the user 100% privacy when needed.
Setting up of the device is pretty easy too. Just download the app either in the Apple App Store or via the Google Play Store. There is even a QR code in the setup guide to make life all the easier for us.