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Hive View Outdoor review

£150.00 Typical price

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As the name suggests, the Hive View Outdoor is a premium security camera for use on the outside of your home. This cuboid camera can be mounted on a wall to keep an eye on a driveway, back garden or front door. It records video in Full HD, includes motion and audio detection, and works with other Hive smart devices. How does it compare with rival outdoor security cameras from Ring and Arlo? Find out in our full Hive View review.

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  • What is it?
  • How easy is it to set up and use?
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  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

June 2020

Released

April 2019

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 43 wireless security cameras and found that there are 4 Don't Buys and 13 Best Buys.
Range of Wireless security camera scores
  1. 38%
    Lowest score
  2. 65%
    Average score
  3. 78%
    Highest score
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