NAS Compares SimCam AI S1 AI Powered IP Camera Review

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NAS Compares SimCam AI S1 AI Powered IP Camera Review

SimCam AI S1 AI-Powered IP Camera Review – Smart enough for ya?

I have always been a big fan of a well-made Surveillance solution. I have covered the subject of surveillance solutions here several times before, typically in conjunction with NAS surveillance use. The growing trend towards Deep Video Analysis (DVA), facial recognition, Thing recognition for categorization and retrieval and bundling that into a lean, mean network video CCTV solution is incredible vogue right now. Into this popular and expensive field, SimCam has introduced it’s latest AI-powered, smart surveillance camera – the SimCAM S1 Smart IP Camera. However, with its unusually low price point at £100-120, and big, BIG promises in the features department, is this a surveillance device that is providing the £2000+ AI algorithm based Surveillance options that the Synology and QNAP NAS Servers are offering, but letting you do them at a fantastically budget level? Let’s take a closer look at the hardware and software of the SIMCam S1 web camera for home/SMB and see if they have succeeded.

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