Wyze Cam OG arrives with 1080p camera and HD color night vision for US$19.99
The Wyze Cam OG has been launched in the US. The latest version of the Wyze camera has a 1080p resolution and is available in two models; the standard model has a 120° field of view and an integrated 40-lumen spotlight, while the Wyze Cam OG Telephoto has a 3X lens and a 27° field of view. The company's Stack Kit lets you simultaneously mount the two variants.
The Wyze Cam OG has several improvements compared to older models, such as faster live streaming and notifications and enhanced audio for two-way conversations. Plus, the gadget has 1080p HD color night vision, capturing up to 15 FPS. According to the company, the Cam OG is rated as IP65 weatherproof, making it suitable for outdoor use, and you can use the devices with various smart home networks, such as Amazon Alexa and Google Home. Each camera measures 1.89 x 1.89 x 1.89-in (~48 x 48 x 48 m) and comes with a 6 ft (~1.8 m) power cable.
You can currently buy the Wyze Cam OG in the US for the discounted price of US$19.99 and the Wyze Cam OG Telephoto for US$29.99; the cameras typically start from US$26. The company notes that this is "special launch pricing" but it does not indicate when the deal will end. The products also come with a 30-day free Cam Plus cloud storage trial. It is unclear when the devices will be available in other markets.