The Amcrest IPM-721S is an IP security camera, designed for indoor use. Despite its compact size, it incorporates all the modern features. For example, it supports Alexa voice control and allows for monitoring via smartphone.
This model is really small (5.3 x 5.8 x 7.8 inches) and lightweight (2.2 pounds). Such dimensions is a good bonus if you don’t want your security camera to stand out.
The Amcrest model IPM-721S streams clear video in HD (1280 x 720p) quality at 30 FPS and has a wide 85° viewing angle, allowing you to see all the important details. It’s equipped with an advanced Sony IMX322 scanning sensor and the Ambarella chipset which transmit a full-color, detailed image directly to your smartphone.
The manufacturer has managed to make this model as easy to use and set up as possible. You don’t need to be a tech-savvy to start using this camera right away: just plug it in, set the Amcrest View Lite app (available via QR code), connect the IPM-721S to Wi-Fi and the camera is ready for work. It’s also equipped with a special sensor for motion detection and will send real-time activity alerts on your tablet or smartphone. For increased safety, this camera uses SSL/HTTPS connection with AES encryption.
This model features a night vision functionality being equipped with a sensor that reaches up to 32 feet. This sensor contains 12 infrared LEDs.
The camera features a two-way communication function. Being equipped with an embedded speaker and mic, it permits you to both hear what’s happening in the room and talk to whoever is listening. The noise-cancelling function makes audio more clear.
You can save the recorded video to MicroSD, NVR, or Amcrest Cloud. Up to 4 hours of video can be stored in Amcrest Cloud for free. You can upgrade cloud storage for up to 30 days for an extra cost.
The Amcrest IPM-721S default PTZ won’t allow you to miss a thing as it covers a 360° viewing area. You also can use your phone to remotely control the camera's panning, tilting, and zooming.
This model is CE and FCC certified which means that the electromagnetic interference from the camera is within acceptable limits. The IPM-721S comes with the Amcrest IPM-721S manual, network cable, 10-foot power supply, and a one-year warranty for factory defects.
If you want to buy two or several Amcrest IPM-721S motion cameras, they can be easily linked together in your house via the Amcrest View Lite app.
This model features a cylindrical shape and is equipped with a 2.8mm lens. The plastic-made case uses a silver and black color combination. There is no way you can screw this camera into a wall — only put on a surface.
The rear side of the IPM-721S contains a power port, audio in/out ports, SD card slot, alarm in/out ports, Reset/WPS button with indicator light, and network port.
The current Amcrest IPM-721S review allows you to clearly see that it’s a great model for keeping an eye on your baby, pets, or old people when you are not at home or just in another room. Both video and audio are clear thanks to HD resolution and noise-cancelling feature. Built-in speaker and mic allow for two-way communication. It’s also a top-notch camera in terms of ease of use. Besides, the night vision function appears to be a really great addition.