Nest Cam IQ Indoor Review

In terms of quality, the Nest Cam IQ Indoor is at the top of its game, but is it worth its hefty price tag?

By Aliza Vigderman Aliza Vigderman, Senior Editor, Industry Analyst & Gabe Turner Gabe Turner, Chief Editor
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Editors Rating:
9.2 /10

What We Like

What We Don't Like

  • No local storage: Like other Nest cameras, the Nest Cam IQ requires a Nest Aware cloud subscription to store videos.
  • High price tag:At $299, the Nest Cam IQ is one of the most expensive indoor cameras.
  • Discontinued:As of August 2021, Google Nest no longer offers the Nest Cam IQ, although you can still buy it from third-party sellers.

Bottom Line

Nest's latest indoor camera has its advantages, like free person detection, 1080p HD video, and a speaker seven times more powerful than the Nest Cam Indoor. Plus, with Nest Aware, we got familiar face alerts, making our notifications even more helpful.