Weatherproof. Tamper-resistant. And seriously sharp. The Google Nest Cam IQ outdoor security camera can help you know about a break-in before it happens.
Your first line of defense.
Google Nest Cam IQ is a seriously sharp outdoor security camera. It has brains to tell you when it sees a person and Supersight to show you an extra clear close-up tracking shot of who’s there.
Vision so visionary we call it Supersight.
Built with a 4K sensor, HDR, close-up tracking, and 12x digital zoom and enhance.
Don’t miss a thing with Nest Aware.
See snapshots of the past three hours for free or choose event-based recording or continuous video recording with a Nest Aware subscription. Starts at just $6 a month for all the Nest products in your home.
Smart enough to tell a person from a thing, then alerts you.
With a 4K sensor, HDR, close-up tracking, and 12x digital zoom and enhance.
HD Talk & Listen
So unwelcome visitors will hear you loud and clear.
24/7 Live Video
See a 130° view in 1080p HD, day or night.
3-hour snapshot history
Miss an alert? Review photos from the last three hours in the Nest app.
Weatherproof IP66 rating and tamper-resistant design.
Add Google Nest Aware
Upgrade to person alerts and continuous recording.
Size & Weight
Dimensions: 5 in x 3.7 in x 3.7 in (12.8 cm x 9.3 cm x 9.3 cm)
Weight: 20 oz (568 g)
Cable length: 25 ft (7 .5 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, 12x digital zoom and enhance
Up to 1080p (1920 x 1080) at 30 frames/sec, H.264 encoding, HDR
Field of View
High-quality speaker, microphone array
RGB light ring and status light
High-power 850 nm infrared LEDs
–40° to 113°F (–40° to 45°C)
IP66 rating (weatherproof)
128-bit AES with TLS/SSL
English (US, UK)
French (Canada, France)
Spanish (Americas, Spain)
Working WiFi connection 802.11 b/g/n @ 2.4GHz, 5GHz
Wireless interconnect 802.15.4 @ 2.4GHz
Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
Manufacturer Product Warranty
2 Year Limited Warranty
In The Box
Google Nest Cam IQ Outdoor camera
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.
1 Video streaming, video recording and mobile notifications require working internet and Wi-Fi