The best accessories for your Wyze Cam v3

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The Wyze Cam v3 is without a doubt one of the best indoor and outdoor smart home security cameras you can buy today. At just $35, this smart security camera packs a lot of features only found in high-end cameras. Wyze Cam v3 Features 1080p HD color night vision which gives you clear and vivid video footage not only during the day but also at night. Obviously, this camera could get some help with a dedicated light source, especially in dark areas with additional accessories.

The Wyze Cam v3 also offers 24/7 recording with a microSD card, Full HD 1080p live streaming, motion and sound detection and IP65 weatherproof rating. Although this camera can work indoors, it is more suitable for outdoor use. You can easily mount it on a door frame, window frame, wall, pole or tree. It has a metal base, so it can magnetically attach to any metal surface.

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But if you have a wooden wall or surface, the camera has a small circular metal piece that you can drill into a wooden wall or frame. Then you magnetically attach the Wyze cam base to it. Out of the box, this camera works wonders, but you can accessorize it to do even better with the following products made and sold separately by Wyze.

Wyze Cam Projector

The Wyze Cam v3 offers 1080p HD color night vision. So you always get sufficient image quality, even in dimly lit areas. The quality is much better than the competition in its league like the Xiaomi Mi 360 Home Security Light.

This camera is powered by a Starlight CMOS sensor with an f/1.6 lens with a low-light amplifier that allows it to see through dark areas. However, more light is always better. So, you can get the Wyze Cam projector.

This $15 The LED light attaches to the top of the camera. You can turn the lights on and off using the Wyze app. You can also add rules to automate certain routines. For example, when motion is detected, you can set a rule to turn on or increase the light for example. You can also get it from the Wyze store for $10.

Wyze Cam Projector

If the Wyze Cam Spotlight isn’t bright enough for you, consider the Wyze Cam Spotlight. These LED floodlights feature 2 super bright, adjustable LED lights with a combined output of 2600 lumens. It is IP65 waterproof, which makes it perfect for the outdoors. It has three passive infrared (PIR) sensors that provide customizable 270° detection. This projector is unfortunately not sold separately. It comes bundled with the Wyze Cam for $99 on Amazon or $94 on the Wyze Store.

Wyze Lamp Socket

The Wyze Lamp Socket Power Adapter for Wyze Cam v3 can be used to power the Wyze Cam v3 using a outdoor light. Without this light socket, you’ll have to resort to a number of tricks to power your outdoor Wyze Cam. For example, you may need to use one or more power strips or extension cords or long USB-A male to female cables.

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However, if your Wyze camera is mounted near an outdoor light bulb, you can just as easily use the light fixture to power the Wyze camera. This Wyze Lamp socket will cost you $16 on Amazon or $11 at Wyze Store.

Wyze Micro USB Card

The Wyze Cam supports cloud and local storage. Wyze offers free cloud storage for 12 second event recordings with 5 minute cool down periods. If you want longer recordings saved to the cloud, you will need to subscribe to one of their premium plans from $2/month. However, if you are concerned about privacy, storage, or internet access, you can benefit from 24/7 continuous recording to a micro SD card. The Wyze Cam supports microSD cards up to 32GB. You can get the Wyze 32GB MicroSDHC Card $11 on Amazon or $9 from the Wyze store. However, you can buy microSD other brands such as SanDisk, Samsung, etc.

Wyze garage door controller

This accessory is ideal for people with existing garages. The Wyze Garage Door Controller lets you view and control your garage door. This add-on accessory works with the Wyze Cam v3 and connects to your existing motorized garage door opener so you can see the door as it opens and closes remotely via the Wyze app. The device uses artificial intelligence as the Wyze camera knows the status of your garage door as opposed to physical sensors. This accessory goes for $45 on the Wyze store or $50 on Amazon.

Wyze Outdoor Power Adapter

If you don’t have a wall outlet nearby to power your Wyze Cam, you can get this 12.5ft cable. It’s long enough to allow you to mount your Wyze Cam far enough away from a wall outlet. This is IP67 weatherproof, so it’s able to withstand rain, snow or shine. This is $19 on Amazon or $14 from the Wyze store.

Wyze solar panel

The Wyze Solar Panel works exclusively with the Wyze Cam Outdoor Camera which is a battery powered version of the Wyze Cam. With a solar panel, you can keep the Wyze Cam powered without having to worry about bringing it inside to recharge. This is IP65 weather and rust resistant and can be mounted anywhere with a 360 degree bracket and 13ft weatherproof power cable. This solar panel goes for $25 in the Wyze store.

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