The Yardcam vs The Competition


Yardcam Nestcam Arlo Others
Works without Internet connection
Works without video recorder

Power options:

Solar Module
Household power
12-volt landscape light
Internet options:
Text message alert with images
High intensity floodlight
Remote infrared sensor


Time Indefinite 30 days 30 days
Amount Unlimited 30 days 30 days None
Retrieval Unlimited 30 days 30 days No
Cost 0 $10-30/mo $10-30/mo N/A
Streaming video Yes Yes Yes
Quality 720p 720p 720p 720p
Enclosure Stainless Steel Plastic Plastic Plastic