Security has never looked so good.

Meet Nest Cam Outdoor. It stands watch 24/7, rain or shine. Plugs into power so you never have to worry about dead batteries. And sends an alert to your phone when it detects activity. It even lets you talk back through the Nest app. This is what an outdoor security camera should be.

Security, rain or shine.

  • 24/7 live video - 130° wide-angle view lets you look after home in 1080p HD, day and night.
  • Alerts on your phone - Get an alert when Nest Cam detects activity
  • Weatherproof - Camera, cable and adapter are all weatherproof.
  • Night Vision - With 8 infrared LEDs, Night Vision evenly illuminates the scene.
  • Install it yourself - Just plug in the cable and adapter. And point it anywhere with the unique magnetic mount.

Imagine you're away. A stranger hops your fence

  • You get a phone alert.
  • Your Nest Cam Outdoor believes someone’s in the backyard.
  • You check your feed and see a person sneaking around.
  • You speak into the app and he runs off.
  • Nest Cam Outdoor helps you look after home 24/7. So, you can know about a break-in before it happens.

Standing watch 24/7.

You don’t want a security camera that sleeps on the job, takes a raincheck during a storm, or makes your house look unwelcoming. Nest Cam Outdoor is beautiful, weatherproof, and it plugs into power so you never have to worry about dead batteries.

Records everything. Just in case.

Some cameras that rely on batteries can turn on only when they sense motion. But if they miss something, you do too. With a Nest Aware subscription, Nest Cam continuously records up to 30 days of video securely in the cloud. So you never miss a thing.

Alerts you when something happens.

You can't always be watching your video feed. Nest Cam looks for motion and listens for loud sounds, like a boom or the crash from a window breaking. Then it can alert you with a photo from the event, and even save some pictures in the Nest app for three hours.

Knows a person from a thing.

Get alerts that matter. When you subscribe to Nest Aware, advanced cloud algorithms pick out the activity.

  • Person Alerts - Get a special alert when Nest Cam Outdoor sees a human. Like if a person is walking up the front steps, or if someone’s head appears in frame.
  • Activity Zones - Get alerts when something happens in important areas, like the driveway or front door.

Don't just watch. Listen in and talk back.

Nest Cam Outdoor has a built-in speaker and mic so you can scare off a suspicious visitor when you're out, or let the delivery man know to leave the package at the door.

See what you've missed.

If you miss an alert, you can always see activity from the last three hours in the Nest app. So you’ll know if there was lurker on your doorstep and see a photo of him. photo from the event.


  • Quickly find what you’re looking for - Three days ago, someone stole your package. With Sightline, you don’t have to dig through video to spot the thief
  • See a day in seconds - And find the moment you’re looking for fast.
  • The information you need - Know where activity happened, when it started and when it ended.
  • Snapshots of critical moments - Sightline doesn’t just show you a random thumbnail of an event. It automatically zooms in on the action. So you can see right away if it’s worth watching.

See the world in high definition.

A camera is only as good as the clarity of its image. Some cameras say they have HD, but their sensors and plastic lenses give you lower image quality. Nest Cam has an all-glass true 1080p HD image quality, day and night.

Keep the whole neighborhood safe.

Home security can help stop a burglar from coming through your door. But neighborhood security can prevent crime together. Make a public or password-protected live stream to share with your neighbors so everyone can help keep each other safe.

Create and share clips

Nest Cam record everything so you can save exactly the moments you want. Create and download clips to share with your neighbors or the police. Or turn hours of footage into a mini time lapse film.

Designed for DIY.

A lot of outdoor wired cameras are tricky to install, with remote hubs and cables you have to run through walls. Nest Cam Outdoor is easy to install yourself. Just plug in the cable and adapter, mount the camera and go.

Don’t miss a thing with Nest Aware.

Starting at $10 a month, Nest Aware (sold separately) gives you more intelligent alerts and continuous cloud recording. And you automatically have a free trial. Here's what you get:

  • Person alerts - So you know if someone’s actually there.
  • Video history - Record up to 10 or 30 days of video and keep it secure in the cloud.
  • Create clips - Create custom clips and time lapses to download and share.
  • 10-day video history* - $10 a month or $100 a year for your first camera ($5 a month or $50 a year for each additional camera).
  • 30-day video history* - $30 a month or $300 a year for your first camera ($15 a month or $150 a year for each additional camera).

*With a Nest Aware subscription, sold separately. Each camera comes with a free trial.