Google Nest Cam IQ is a best-in-class indoor security camera with crisp HD video and advanced algorithms that can identify when someone’s in your home, alert you, and zoom in on their face.
Nest Cam IQ has serious processing power, so it can do things like tell a person from a thing. And even recognize faces with Nest Aware.
Vision so visionary we call it Supersight.
What do you get when you combine a 4K sensor with HDR and intelligent imaging? Supersight. It’s a sharp new way to look after home.
Speaks loudly and carries a big microphone.
A powerful speaker can scare off intruders from afar. And with noise cancellation and echo suppression, you can hear them loud and clear.
Get alerts that matter, like when a person walks into the room or someone’s head appears in frame.
4K sensor, 12x digital zoom and High Dynamic Range (HDR) imaging offer extra clear video that can automatically zoom in and track intruders.
HD Talk & Listen
Hear exactly what’s happening and talk back clearly and seamlessly to family and pets.
24/7 Live Streaming
130° view shows the full picture in crisp 1080p HD so you can check in anytime.
Instant Alerts and Snapshots
Get activity alerts and a snapshot of what happened. With the Nest app, you can control and watch live from anywhere.
Review what happened, even if you missed an alert. Includes 3-hour snapshot history in the Nest app.
940nm infrared LEDs evenly illuminate the room and deliver clear night vision to help you see the whole view, even when it’s dark.
Add Google Nest Aware
Upgrade to person alerts with continuous recording to cloud.
Size & Weight
Dimensions: 4.9 in x 2.9 in x 2.9 in (12.4 cm x 7.4 cm x 7.4 cm)
Weight: 12.6 oz (357 g)
Cable length: 10 ft (3 m)
Power Adapter Input
100-240V AC, 50/60Hz, 0.65A
Power Adapter Output
15V DC, 1.87A
15V DC, 1.0A
1/2.5-inch, 8 -megapixel (4K) color sensor with 12x digital zoom
Up to 1080p (1920x1080) at 30 frames/sec, HDR, H.264 encoding
Field of View
Audio & Lights
Status light and RGB light ring
High-power 940 nm infrared LEDs
32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
128-bit AES with TLS/SSL
WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4GHz or 5GHz (WEP, WPA, WPA2 encryption supported)
English (US, UK)
French (Canada, France)
Spanish (Americas, Spain)
Manufacturer Product Warranty
2-year limited warranty. For support, visit nest.com/support
In The Box
Google Nest Cam IQ Indoor camera
Quick Start Guide
WiFi connection with internet access
Nearby electrical outlet
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4GHz or 5GHz (WEP, WPA, WPA2 encryption supported).
Working broadband internet connection with at least 2 Mbps upload speed recommended (DSL may not qualify).
Working broadband internet connection with at least 2 Mbps upload speed (DSL may not qualify).
Requires a compatible phone or tablet with the free Google Nest app and Bluetooth. Some phones, tablets and networks do not support 1080p.
At 1080p, Google Nest Cam IQ requires 800 to 2000 Kbps of upload bandwidth while streaming video. Cameras will use more bandwidth to stream video when there is more motion in the scene. If you subscribe to Google Nest Aware, your camera streams all video to the cloud for secure offsite storage. At 1080p, each camera could use 150GB to 300GB of upload bandwidth per month.
Use requires creation of a Nest Account and acceptance of Terms of Service.
Video streaming and Nest Aware may be subject to interruptions or failures for reasons beyond Nest's control, like intermittent Wifi or service provider outages.
Nest Cam and Nest Aware do not provide third-party monitored emergency notification or response.
Part number: NC3100US.
Like all connected home devices, Nest Cam IQ can only work when your Wi-Fi is working. At a minimum, you need a working broadband internet connection with at least 2 Mbps upload speed (DSL may not qualify). Requires a web browser or a compatible phone or tablet with the free Nest app and Bluetooth 4.0. Some phones, tablets and networks do not support 1080p.