Maximus Video Security Camera Outdoor Light – Craftsman Black – Works with Amazon Alexa

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Maximus Video Security Camera Outdoor Light – Craftsman Black – Works with Amazon Alexa

A review of the Maximus Video Security Camera.

An image of the Maximus Video Security Camera

In this review, we will be taking a look at the Maximus Video Security Camera & Outdoor Light. This system is designed to work with Amazon Alexa.

According to Wikipedia Alexa is an intelligent personal assistant developed by Amazon, made popular by the Amazon Echo and the Amazon Echo Dot devices developed by Amazon. It is capable of a large number of tasks. These include voice interaction, music playback, making to-do lists, setting alarms and streaming podcasts. It also can play audiobooks, and provide weather, traffic, and other information, such as news. This is all done in real-time. Alexa is also able to control several smart devices using itself as a home automation system.

 

An image of the Maximus Video Security Camera

Maximus Video Security Camera & Outdoor Light – Craftsman Black – Works with Amazon Alexa

The Maximus Video Security Camera system detects movement outside of your home or Business, at any time of the day or night. Once detected, it sends alerts to your smartphone, tablet or pc (ios or Android) via the App. This is very easy to set-up. This allows you to utilize a combination of the systems outdoor lights, two-way intercom, HD video streaming and pre-recorded message deterrent Systems, to take the necessary action.

The Maximus system powers a range of both security cameras and smart lights that you control from your cell smartphone. This, therefore, allows you to feel secure in the knowledge that the system Is protecting you and your loved ones, 24/7. It even works when you’re not at home or even on holiday, as you can control it from anywhere you have a phone signal.

The camera light is fairly easy to install and if you’re a competent DIY’er you will have this system installed in approximately fifteen minutes. A couple of simple tools are provided to assist in this.

Detection

The Maximus Security Camera commences recording 10 seconds prior to an event being triggered.  By utilizing its 720P wide angle camera, this ensures you always have the whole event captured from start to finish.




Maximus Video Security Camera & Outdoor Light – Craftsman Black – Works with Amazon Alexa

Features

  • Amazon Alexa can control your Maximus smart lights! Maximus is a home security camera in an outdoor light/Camera system that detects movement. This, therefore, allows you to talk with visitors
  • The system includes HD live and recorded video, two-way intercom, alarm, smart motion detection alerts to your phone or tablet.
  • The system is easy to install. As there are no batteries to replace, it, therefore, gives you 24/7  protection
  • Maximus features HD video via a 720P wide angle camera and two-way intercom. There is also a 100 dB alarm siren.
  • Utilize Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 for easy setup with iOS or Android devices. 120V – 240V Energy efficient continuous power supply (US & Canada ONLY)
  • You can access live video or review & download events for 2 hours free. You can also download event sites up to 30-days on an optional subscription plan. Prices start as low as $4.99 per month

Specifications

  • Product Dimensions 11 x 6 x 8.5 inches
  • Item Weight 3.1 pounds
  • Shipping Weight 7.6 pounds
  • Manufacturer Kuna
  • ASIN B010FWU62E
  • Origin China
  • Manufacturer reference SPL06-07A1W4-BKT-K1

The Maximus Video Security Camera and Light has received 931 reviews on Amazon (to date) with an average score of 3.9 stars out of 5. The majority of the reviews are five stars. Therefore, the majority of people really like this product. Here are our pros and cons for this item.

An image of the Maximus Video Security Camera

Pros

  • easy to install (the makers claim it takes just fifteen minutes.)
  • Good Quality 720p Camera with wide angle vision.
  • Works with Amazon Alexa
  • Two-way intercom
  • Piercing 100decibel Siren
  • Can be hardwired (in the US and Canada only)

Cons

  • No night vision available which means you have to leave the light on If you want limited night vision
  • Have to pay for additional cloud storage. It’s from $4.99 per month

Our verdict.

Finally, The Maximus Video Security Camera is a solid enough system and works well with Amazon Alexa. It’s fairly easy to install for those of you with some DIY skills. The camera is of a good quality and both the two-way audio and alarm work well.

The App is easy to download and works well. The only downside Is the lack of night vision (which they are working on. )

 

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