Introducing Y-cam HomeMonitor

Introducing Y-cam HomeMonitor™ – a new cloud camera from Y-cam

HomeMonitor™ is a brand new cloud camera from Y-cam. It is our simplest product to-date and has been created especially for those that are looking for the easiest method possible to monitor, record and save whatever is important to you, from any device and any location.

Update – January 2014 – HomeMonitor is now available in HD! See more information on HomeMonitor HD.


HomeMonitor™ easily lets you access your world from any internet-enabled computer or smartphone, using a HomeMonitor camera, an online account and free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android handsets, keeping you in touch with what matters most no matter where you maybe. Just connect the camera, create an account and you’re away! Absolutely no technical know-how or fiddling with your router settings is required, you don’t even need a computer to set it up – it’s just a quick and simple way to watch whatever you want.

Every clip recorded by HomeMonitor is stored securely in the cloud, free for 7 days available for you to catch-up anytime or to download whenever you need to save that important clip. Our trusted cameras are full to the brim with intuitive and useful features, including Smart Buffer™, a clever pre-recording function saving up to 10 seconds before the event so you never miss a moment and professional infrared night vision, letting you see in the dark up to 15m of vision even in pitch black. HomeMonitor also offers free live view from anywhere via our free applications for iPhone, iPad and Android smartphone or dedicated mobile website with no restrictions or subscriptions.

It is the simplest way to see your stuff from anywhere, at any time.

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How is HomeMonitor™ different to Y-cam?

HomeMonitor™ is not just a cloud-enabled Y-cam, but a brand new system running on the latest technology which combines a dedicated high quality HomeMonitor™ camera, a free online account and seven days ‘free forever’ unlimited secure online storage in the cloud. Developed by taking the very best from our traditional, award-winning IP cameras, we’ve developed the camera to be set-up in minutes and added new, unique features and functionality, including free recording straight to our secure cloud servers.

Show how HomeMonitor compares to Y-cam cameras

HomeMonitor comparison table

HomeMonitor™ works as a complete package, will not work standalone, and is not backwards compatible with existing Y-cam cameras.

How do I choose between HomeMonitor™ and Y-cam?

With Y-cam IP cameras you get a versatile and flexible solution which fulfils any gadget lovers tinkering needs, plus compatibility with a huge array of 3rd party services and storage devices means that Y-cam is right for those who want to get stuck in and create a unique solution to their network environment, integrating with other devices, or having total control to mix and match Y-cam IP camera models as required. Y-cam IP cameras can work independently and do not require cloud storage.

HomeMonitor™ is for those of us that want a super easy, all-in-one solution that is working in minutes, not hours. It requires absolutely no technical knowledge or intensive setup, perfect for those want remote access to their lives without feeling like they need a degree in computing.

So which is the best option for you?

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