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18. November 2021

For the dark season: eufy security cameras with light

In the past few weeks, eufy, Anker's smart home brand, has presented various surveillance cameras. Models with LED light are also available for the dark season. This is the eufy L20 camera with a [...]
13. September 2021
In the test - the Imou Bullet 2E IP surveillance camera

Imou Bullet 2E in the test: a smart WLAN surveillance camera for outdoor use

Imou offers different models of security cameras. The current Imou Bullet 2E is an inexpensive successor to the Imou New Bullet. Imou made the Bullet 2E available to me for a test, but this affects [...]
19 JULY 2021

Blink Mini - inexpensive surveillance camera for only 27,99 euros

The surveillance camera Blink Mini from Amazon not only offers 1080p resolution, but is currently available for 27,99 euros. The price is actually 39,99 euros, but the discount of [...]
25. May 2021

Eufy products cheaper: Up to 50 euros discount on smart home products from Anker

From today and until Sunday, May 30th, 2021, Anker is offering various products at discounts with its smart home brand eufy. For example, you can get a video doorbell with 2K resolution with a 50 euro discount. To a […]
12. March 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 10, 2021

Have you already waited for Friday to read a new edition of the Sir Apfelot newsreel? Here it is, filled with the Apple and tech news that I received in calendar week 10 of [...]
10 JULY 2020

2 new models: eufy Indoor Cam 2K with HomeKit compatibility

From eufy, the smart home brand from Anker, there are now two new surveillance cameras in Germany. This is the eufy Indoor Cam 2K - one “only” with a motion sensor and one with a pan-tilt function. With […]
17th of June 2020

HomeKit Secure Video for eufyCam 2 and eufyCam 2C

For current models of surveillance cameras from eufy, for the eufyCam 2 and 2C, an automatic update is currently being rolled out, which will make the cameras compatible with HomeKit Secure Video from Apple. This not only ensures [...]
10. December 2019

eufyCam 2C - Wireless surveillance camera set with a long runtime

Anker has introduced a new set for monitoring your home, apartment, office and virtually any other place. The eufyCam 2C package consists of two full HD cameras that can be used inside and outside with night vision and the home base [...]
30 JULY 2019
Home surveillance without WiFi

Reader's question: Which camera can I use to monitor a person with dementia?

Today a reader asked which camera I would recommend if she would like to take a look into the kitchen of her mother-in-law, who is suffering from dementia. The aim of the "monitoring" is to ensure that the reader [...]
28. August 2018

Batteries or rechargeable batteries for the wireless Arlo "Wire Free" WLAN camera

Reader's question: Can I use rechargeable batteries for the cameras in the Arlo Wire-Free surveillance system, or do I have to use batteries (CR123A)? I need four such batteries per camera, which of course in the long run (they last about 4 months) [...]