If you have $80 to spend, this is the best security camera to buy

If you want the best security camera for under $80, the Google Nest Cam is what I’d pick

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Upgrading your smart home with the best security camera is one of the best steps you can take to improve your home security. To keep your home safe, secure and fully monitored, invest in a smart security camera from a brand that’s high quality and affordable, like a Google Nest Cam.

The Google Nest Cam (Wired) is a brilliant indoor security camera that can seamlessly blend into the background while keeping an eye on the goings-on around your house. At Amazon, the Google Nest Cam (Wired) is now 20% off, taking this premium security camera down to under $80.

View the Google Nest Cam (Wired) deal at Amazon

Originally priced at $99.99, the Google Nest Cam (Wired) is now $79.99 at Amazon. Deals on Google Nest products are few and far between and while this isn’t the cheapest the Google Nest Cam (Wired) has ever been, it's the cheapest it’s been this year.

With 1080p HDR video, the Google Nest Cam (Wired) monitors and records 24/7 so you can check in on what’s going on at home while you’re away via the Google Home app. It has built-in intelligence that can identify people, animals and vehicles so you’re not constantly being sent notifications or false alarms.

If the Google Nest Cam (Wired) picks up anything unusual, you can act quickly with the built-in speaker and microphone, or immediately call emergency services. Overall, it’s an excellent smart security camera and if you have $80 to spend on one, the Google Nest Cam (Wired) is the best choice for you.

To view this deal on the Google Nest Cam (Wired), click the link above to head over to Amazon or you can check out the best Google Nest camera deals for more discounts.

Google Nest Cam (Wired): $99.99, $79.99 at Amazon

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Get 20% off the Google Nest Cam at Amazon. This intelligent security camera gives you peace of mind while you’re away and with the Google Home app, you can stay up-to-date with your home, family and visitors. The Google Nest Cam (Wired) also allows you to set up activity zones for specific areas of your home and it’s compatible with Google Assistant and other Amazon Alexa smart devices. Available in the color Fog.

Bethan Girdler-Maslen
Home Editor

Beth is Home Editor for T3, looking after style, living and wellness. From the comfiest mattresses to what strange things you can cook in an air fryer, Beth covers sleep, yoga, smart home, coffee machines, grooming tools, fragrances, gardening and much more. If it's something that goes in your house, chances are Beth knows about it and has the latest reviews and recommendations!


Having always been passionate about writing, she’s written for websites, newspapers and magazines on a variety of topics, from jewellery and culture, to food and telecoms. You can find her work across numerous sites, including Wedding Ideas Magazine, Health & Wellbeing, The Bristol Post, Fashion & Style Directory, TechRadar, CreativeBloq and more. In her spare time, Beth enjoys running, reading, baking and attempting craft projects that will probably end in disaster!