Xiaomi Yi Dome Camera Review | Cheap Home Security IP Camera

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Product Introduction

Following its predecessor, the Xiaomi MiJia 360° Home Camera comes the “lite” Xiaomi YI Dome Camera. This new camera is more compact in size and lightweight compared to MIJIA camera and with a cleaner and nicer external look.

This doom type camera offers a complete All in One Home Security System solution combining two way intercom function (Speaker & Microphone), Night vision (Built-in IR Sensor), WiFi Support, 720P Recording, 345 degrees rotation, vertical rotation in 115 degrees and much functions that are very unique to Xiaomi Smart Home Echo System.

That said, the camera is on sale (including shipping) in the GearBest website for a retail price of $67. In this review, we will compare its main features to the previously reviewed Xiaomi Xiaofang Camera, which currently is on sale at a much lower price range between $23-27 (including shipping). For further details about the product you are welcome to visit GearBest Website link posted below:

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Xiaomi YI Dome Camera Highlights:

  1. Digital zoom – 4x
  2. Focal length F = 2.6 mm
  3. Wireless Connectivity: 2.4G 802.11n
  4. Contol – Mobile Phone with ‘Mi Home’ App
  5. PTZ control – Pan / Tilt / Zoom
  6. Easy Mounting – Vertical, Wall Mount, or Ceiling
  7. Video Capture Resolution – 720P crystal-clear high-definition video
  8. Night vision -With 8 built-in 940 nm ( non-invasive ) infrared LEDs
  9. 112-degree optical glass lens, produces sharp and vivid details
  10. Sensitive motion detection algorithm keeps you safe on the front line
  11. Storage: Local ( max 32G TF card ) &  Cloud (available in future)
  12. Two-way voice intercom – allows you to communicate with your family
  13. Rotation – 345 degree horizontal and 115-degree vertical rotation range
  14. Panoramic Auto-Cruise, Just a Single Tap Away
  15. Support full control in any angle to monitor your home with Yi home App
  16. Store up to 8 positions as bookmarks and easily return to them at a touch of a button
  17. Motion detection – 10 second motion tracking alerts, tracks, and automatic movement capturing


Manufacturer Xiaomi
Model Yi 360° Home Camera
Type IP Camera
Weight 230g
Resolution HD 720P
Lens F2.6 mm large aperture 112 °, 360°
Wi-Fi 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi
Wireless network 802.11 b / g / n
Storage Micro/TF CARD; CLASS-10 up to 32GB
Support APP system IOS 7.0 / Android 4.0 / Windows
Input voltage DC/5V-1A via Micro USB
Color White
Package Contents 1 x YI Dome Camera
1 x English User Manual
2 x Screw
1 x USB Cable
1 x DC5V-1A Power Adapter
1 x Mounting Plate