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iCam app review: Stream live video feeds to secure your home

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Introduction

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming is an app for your iPhone and iPad app that allows you to capture and monitor live video and audio webcam feeds by using your iOS device over WiFi or any other Internet connection including EDGE, 3G, 4G, and LTE.

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You'll find this app in the Utilities section of the App store where it can be purchased for $4.99, and it’ll only take up a minimal 1.1 MB of space on your iOS device.

Let’s take a closer look at the features of this app.

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming

$4.99

Setting Up

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming can be set up using a variety of devices and cameras, whether they are IP cams, webcams, or networks cameras. The iCamSource software is also available for free on the PC and Mac if you want additional camera set-ups or viewing stations.

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This app can be used for any purpose, be it as a pet cam, nanny cam, baby monitor, or even as a security camera to bolster the security of your home.

Any issues with setting up can be alleviated and worked through by emailing the tech support team, who will respond swiftly to any messages you send them, and provide you with excellent advice and suggestions on how to go about setting up the circuit on your own. Who needs a security company?!

Safe monitoring
Safe monitoring

Functionality

Once you have the system up and running, you can have peace of mind to go about your business, as any motion detected is recorded and displayed via push notifications on your iOS device. Recordings are made in the form of several images and organized into folders with the date and timestamp for easy referral.

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Alternatively, you can choose to receive high-quality video with minimal bandwidth usage, if you prefer the motion events to be captured in video form rather than images. Audio recordings can be made based on the device you are using to capture the motion.

This app is fully compatible with iOS 8 and can be used on any web browser that works with Java.

Record motion events
Record motion events

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming

$4.99

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Capture and monitor live video and audio webcam feeds using your iPhone or iPad over WiFi or any other connection
  • Use it as a pet cam, baby monitor, nanny cam, or as a security camera
  • Motion events are recorded and displayed via push notifications on your iOS device
  • Recordings are done in the form of several images and organized into folders with the date and timestamp
  • Connect your iCamSource from any web browser that works with Java
  • High-quality video with minimal usage of bandwidth
  • Lightweight app at just 1.1 MB
  • iOS 8-compatible
  • iCamSource software is available for free on the PC and Mac and can be installed for additional camera sources
  • Awesome 24/7 tech support

Cons

  • There is nothing negative to say about this app

Records motion in images to save space
Records motion in images to save space

Final Words

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming is a fantastic app that is sure to provide you with reassurance and peace of mind no matter your reasons for using it. Get this app on your iPhone or iPad and start enjoying the benefits of having a secure home and family.

 

iCam - Webcam Video Streaming

$4.99
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Neha Sinha

Neha has been writing and editing since 2010 and has been reviewing iOS apps since early 2014. She has lived in four different countries and loves having the world at her fingertips thanks to these awesome apps.