Y-cam Cube

Small and sleek, the Y-cam Cube security camera offers exceptional video quality and audio representation whilst blending harmoniously into its surroundings, whether at home or in the office. Offering powerful, market-leading night vision and enhanced by automatic IR cut filter operation, it provides uncompromising colour and picture quality, day or night.

Combining advanced H.264 technology, the Y-cam Cube uses minimal bandwidth and storage requirements. With smooth, real time video and audio streaming it can be viewed via any internet-enabled computer or phone from anywhere in the world.

The Y-cam Cube is compatible with PC, Mac, web browsers and a multitude of recording possibilities, including an on-camera microSD slot. Equipped with intuitive motion detection, the camera can instantly store footage and send email alerts, providing ultimate control and the power to protect from wherever you are.

The Y-cam Cube is available in White. Look out for limited edition Black version – Product Code: YCB005

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Video and Audio
See and hear exactly what your Y-cam Cube does, from anywhere, with its in-built professional quality imagery and audio. With the highest quality CMOS lens and microphone you can experience outstanding quality video with full resolution at 30 fps.

24/7 Protection
The Y-cam Cube combines an IR cut filter and 28 instantly activating high powered infrared LED lights offering 24/7 security. This provide true day colour representation and crisp night time images, even in pitch black, creating ultimate security through the day and night.

Motion detection & alarms
Easy to configure motion windows set through the camera user interface. The threshold and sensitivity of these motion windows can be determined by the user, offering total control. The Y-cam Cube is able to send email notifications, alerts and snapshot to any dedicated email account. This will alert the user to any activity in real time, no matter where the recipient may be.

H.264 compression
The latest compression technology, H.264, allows for highly efficient network utilisation and reduces the need to extensive storage solutions. This reduces costs and achieves  higher quality for less power.

Wi-Fi N
Utilising the most advanced Wi-Fi technology, the Y-cam Cube is our most connective camera to date.  Housing Wi-Fi N compatibility users can now experience our widest and fastest connection speeds, insuring networks are optimised.

MicroSD recording
Capture every moment directly on your camera with the Y-cam Cube. Have the ability to store up to 64GB of data directly on the camera with the built-in microSD memory card slot. It doesn’t need 3rd party software, recording devices or an internet connection, meaning it can work in more remote locations.

Advanced compatibility
From NAS or NVR drives, to external hard disks, to home automation – Y-cam will integrate with the products you already own. Additionally, frequent firmware and software updates allow the Cube to grow at the same time as the rest of your system.

Direct to iOS viewing
There’s no need for fussy additional apps: experience quality video and crisp audio, in real-time, from wherever you are, straight from your iPhone or iPad.

Simple & secure
This surveillance camera compiles the latest encryptions including WEP, WPA and WPA2 for ultimate control and security. However our intuitive interface means you can implement the highest quality security with ease and efficiency.

PoE accessory
Offering heightened flexibility, the Y-cam Cube can connect to a simple plug in PoE accessory. This allows users to switch between Wi-Fi and PoE, optimising installation possibilities and making it perfect for installers and end users looking for a convertible and flexible solution.

Y-cam PoE Dongle is available from : shop.y-cam.com

Wi-Fi protection setup
Instantly connect your camera to your home Wi-Fi network. With the built in WPS functionality you can connect you camera in seconds, making setup as easy as pushing a button.

Records to your local network, NAS, microSD and some internet services
The Y-cam Cube isn’t a cloud camera like our HomeMonitor cameras, so offers no free cloud storage or easy online setup – instead it gives you the total flexibility to have it configured any way you want. You can record direct to a computer on your local network, record to the cameras microSD, or record to a NAS or NVR drive connected on your network. The Y-cam Cube is also compatible with some basic internet services allowing for off-site storage and easy alerts, however none are as tightly integrated than our HomeMonitor range of cameras.


Image device1/4″ CMOS
White BalanceAuto
Exposure modeAuto
Viewing angleHorizontal: 60°, Vertical: 43°
Focal lengthf=3.6mm
Min.Illumination1.0 Lux
Infrared Night VisionIR LEDs x 30 (Auto/Manual)
Night Vision DistanceUp to 15m with IR cut filter
MicroSD SlotYes, up to 64 Gb


Image compressionH.264, MPEG4, MJPEG
Image resolution640×480 (VGA), 320×240 (QVGA), 160×120 (QQVGA)
Max. frame rate30fps @640×480
Audio compressionAAC
Built-in microphoneElectret Condenser Microphone
Simultaneous viewers16
AuthenticationID/Password, Admin/User (Up to 64)
Network connectionEthernet (10BASE-T/100BASE-TX)
Power over Ethernet (PoE)Optional accessory

Wireless LAN

Wireless technologyIEEE802.11b/g/n
Transmission speed150Mbps/54Mbps/22Mbps/11Mbps/5.5Mbps/2Mbps/1Mbps (Auto Switch)
Security WEP (64/128 bit), WPA-PSK(AES/TKIP), WPA2-PSK(AES/TKIP)


Power requirementsDC 12V
Power consumption3.75W
Operating temperature-5 to +45 °C (+22 to +113 °F)
Storage temperature-20 to +60 °C (-4 to +140 °F)
Operating humidity20-80%RH (Non-condensing)
Storage humidity20-95%RH (Non-condensing)
Dimensions (WxDxH)65mm x 65mm x 30mm
Weight80g / 2.8 oz
Package ContentsY-cam Cube camera, stand, AC adapter UK/EU/US, setup CD & guide, network cable

PC system minimum requirements

Operating systemWindows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
ProcessorIntel Pentium III, 1GHz or Higher
Memory256MB RAM Minimum
Web browserInternet Explorer 7, Google Chrome, Firefox 5 and Safari 5 or later.

Mac system minimum requirements

Operating systemMac OSX 10.4 (Tiger)
Processor800MHz – PowerPC G4 or Intel
Memory128Mb RAM (256Mb recommended)
Web browserInternet Explorer 7, Google Chrome, Firefox 5 and Safari 5 or later.


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