Xiaomi Mi Outdoor Camera AW300 with 2K camera and full-color night vision launches
Xiaomi has launched the Mi Outdoor Camera AW300 in China. The smart home security gadget has a wide-angle 2K camera with a CMOS sensor. The device has full-color night vision thanks to four lights: two high-power white lights and two infrared lights.
The camera has a built-in two-way intercom system, allowing you to speak to visitors. You can use the Mijia app to control various settings, such as the smart digital boundary. People can be detected up to 7 m (~23 ft) away at night or up to 10 m (~33 ft) in daylight. Plus, the AW300 can recognise moving vehicles up to 25 m (~82 ft) away. An alarm system is activated if an intruder is detected by either light or sound. You can also use the Mijia app to view live streams from multiple cameras, with a split screen mode available.
The device has an external Wi-Fi antenna to boost connectivity. The outdoor camera can work in all weather, operating in temperatures from -30 to 60 °C (~-22 to 140 °F) and rated as IP66 dust and waterproof. The gadget can be mounted on a wall or ceiling, weighing 249 g (~8.8 oz). You can currently buy the Xiaomi Mi Outdoor Camera AW300 in China for 229 yuan (~US$32); the smart home gadget is expected to retail for 249 yuan (~US$35) in the future.