Google Nest Camera has made its debut in India. Google has launched its home security services in the country in collaboration with Tata Play, formerly known as Tata Sky.
Google Nest camera is battery (rechargeable) and will work with Tata Play’s satellite-based platform. Here’s all you need to know about Google’s new Nest solutions in India
Google Nest Camera (Battery) Price and Free Offer
Google Nest Cam (Battery) is priced at Rs 11,999. Buyers get a Google Nest Mini of Rs 4500 and a 2-month Nest Aware subscription with the Tata Play Secure Play Plus plan.
Features of Google Nest Camera
Google Nest camera includes animal/vehicle/person alerts, two-way communication through built-in microphones and speakers, built-in battery, weather resistance and more. Nest Cam shows users live video in 1080p HD, it has 1/20 degrees with 130 degree area. There is a 2.8-inch 2MP sensor. It also supports HDR and night vision.Users can check things from anywhere, whenever they want, using the Google Home app. Nest Aware includes features such as familiar facial recognition and 30-day or 60-day event video history, depending on users’ plan.
What all buyers get with tata play secure plus package
Buyers will get a two-month free subscription to battery-powered Google Nest Cam, Google Nest Mini and Nest Aware. Buyers can buy this device from the official website of Tata Play. The Rs 3,000 annual plan offers support for one to four cameras.
The Rs 6,000 annual plan provides support for five to eight cameras. The Rs 9,000 annual plan can support nine to twelve cameras. All subscription plans come with common features such as alerts when the camera detects any sound or motion, 7 days of rolling cloud storage, 24×7 live feeds, two-way communication, time-lapse view and expandable storage of up to 32GB.Connectivity options in the cameraIn terms of connectivity, Google Nest Cam offers dual-band Wi-Fi support and low energy Bluetooth.
How the camera works in the event of a power outage
Video streaming and video recording require working internet and Wi-Fi. In the event of power or Wi-Fi turned off, nest Cam (battery) has a local storage fallback, which means it will record events of up to an hour on the device (about a week’s worth of events). When the service returns, the device will upload the event to the cloud, so that users can review what happened.
Color options available Google Nest Camera
Google Nest Cam (Battery) is available in India in ‘Snow’ color. It is claimed that it has been designed using recycled materials.
Cities where this service will be available
The service is initially being rolled out to all Tata Play customers in Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Delhi+ NCR, Lucknow and Jaipur.
Jaipur.Installation and Customer ServiceGoogle Nest Cam can be installed almost anywhere in the home – not just where there is an electrical outlet or existing doorbell wire.
The solution will be set up, after-sales service and customer service provided by Tata Play.
Where the video is processedThe video feed is processed on the device to protect privacy and security. It is linked to a Google account that comes with two-factor authentication.What Tata Play Secure offersTata Play Secure service, users will not get Google Nest Cam, but Tata Play Secure Camera and Tata Play Secure subscription, priced at Rs 999 and Rs 99 per month respectively.
Here’s the list of supported cameras for the web view:
Nest Cam (battery) and Nest Cam (wired)
Nest Cam with floodlight (wired)
Nest Doorbell (battery)
Nest Doorbell (wired) aka Nest Hello
Nest Doorbell (wired, second-gen)
Nest Cam Indoor and Nest Cam Outdoor
Nest Cam IQ Indoor and Nest Cam IQ Outdoor
Easy to install
Wired or wireless, indoor or outdoor
Works great with Google Assistant
Long battery life
Three hours of free cloud storage
AI smarts work really well