Asked by: Mohsan Gruiter
asked in category: General Last Updated: 27th June, 2020

How much electricity does a nest camera use?

Power usage and requirements
Even when it's working its hardest, your camera never uses more than 7-9 watts, so you can keep it plugged in without worrying too much about the power it consumes.

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Also to know is, does Nest Camera use a lot of data?

As for data usage, here's a breakdown of how much data the Nest Cam uses up on a monthly basis if you were to view Nest Cam video 24/7: 360p: 18GB average (48GB max) 720p: 60GB average (160GB max) 1080p: 140GB average (380GB max)

Additionally, how long do nest cameras keep footage? The Nest service stores up to 30 days of video from your camera depending on your subscription. There's no need to worry about managing the video and organizing it yourself. It's all in the cloud, automatically.

Also to know is, is there a monthly fee for nest camera?

When you purchase a Nest Cam, you get a free 30-day trial, but after that you have to begin paying for it if you want to continue using it. It costs $10 per month (or $100 per year), and any additional Nest Cam costs $5 per month (or $50 per year).

How much data does Nest Cam IQ use?

The Nest Cam IQ can use as much as 400GB of data per month—and that's for just one camera. Add a couple more cameras to your setup and just those cameras alone can use over a terabyte of data per month if they're set to the highest video quality and constantly recording.

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