Do You Use Indoor Cameras Outside? (Wyze Founder Does)

How strictly do you mount outdoor-rated equipment outside versus using less-expensive 'indoor-only' equipment?

The Wyze cofounder uses an indoor-only WyzeCam on his front porch, a location that it is not designed for. He admits this in the video below for

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*** ***** ****** ** powering *** **** ***:

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(** ********, *** ******* costs ~$** ** *******, so ** ***** ** seen ** ****-********** *** many.)

*** **** ****** ******* cost **** **** $**, often ********. *** **** indirect ***** ******, ******/****, or **** *** **** can ********* ****** *******. Warranties *** '******-****' ********* typically *** ****** **** the ******* ** ****** back ** ******* *************.

*** ** *** **** common ******* '******-****' ******* are ******* ** ******* the ******* ******** **** more ** *** *** available (** ** *** case **** *******).

**** *** ****/******* *********, how ***** ** *** use **** *******-***** **** outside ****** **** ****** or ********* *******?

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* **** ** **** if **'* ******* ** not, *** * ***** near *** **** ******* has * **** *** sitting ** ** ******* windowsill. **'* **** *** there *** ***** ******* that *'* ***** **, maybe ******. *****.

*'* ***** ** ****. I'm ******* ****** ***** the ******* *********** ** outdoor *******, *** ***** indoor *****.

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* **** ** ****** camera ******* ****,


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***, *'* ******* *** it ** *** *** it *****'*. **** ** just ***** ** * 4"x4" ***** **** ******* into ** ** ***** pedestal.

** ***** $* *** month, *****'* **** ** cell ****** **** ***....*** minimal ***** ******.

* ****** ** **** it, *** * ***'*.

Wyze Cam

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***** * ****, ******** gets ********* ** -** winters. * ***'* ******* indoor ********* ******* **** (and ********** *** *******-******* cameras).

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**** - *'** ***** it. ** **** **** indoor ******* ******* *** a ****** *****-**** ******** and ****'** ****** **** - ** ****, **** are ***** ** *** inventory *** **** **** and ***** *** **** from ****-**-****. ** **** as **** ****'* ******* hit **** ****** **** or ******, ****'** ********* well. **** ***** *** be ********* **'* ** for * ****** ** a ********* ******* ***** though. ***** *** **** of *** *** ******** stock. **** ** *** them **** *** ***** them **, ** *** see *** ******** ** dirt/grim ****** ***** *** into *** ****** ******** areas ******* *** *********** holes/factory *****, ***. * would ******* **** **** term ******** ** **** temporary ***** ************ ***** eventually ******* *** ******* boards *** **** **** off ** ** *****'* periodically ********* **** ** they ***** ******* *** inventory. ****, ** **** the ******* ***** **** a ********** ***/****** ** help ******* ********* ** those ******** ****** - And ******** ** **** on *** *** ******** installs. **** ** ***** the ******* ******, ** use ***-** ** ********** Aviation ****** *** ****-*********.

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