The Camscura Flex Telephoto Camera is an ultra-flexible DIY hidden camera kit that allows you to monitor even the most hard-to-reach locations. The flexible ribbon is 5 inches long so you can place the lens in the most convenient location for your monitoring.
Using the free, included mobile phone app, you can view live footage as it occurs or playback footage that has already been captured and stored.
Why Choose the Camscura Flex Telephoto Ribbon Camera?
Placing a hidden camera so the lens aligns with the space you are hiding can be a real challenge! This camera eliminates that problem for good! The flexible 5-inch ribbon allows you to place the lens in the most optimal position for image capture to let you spend your time focusing on other things, like reviewing your footage and keeping your place safe!
The Telephoto Lens with ultra-wide viewing lens allows you to capture a broad field of view of up to 10 feet. Kit includes:
HD camera Telephoto with Ribbon Lens
Built-in DVR for recording video to the onboard MicroSD card (Can use up to 128GB, not included with purchase)
Free phone app for iOS or Android
In The Box
Camscura Flex Telephoto Ribbon Camera
Special Feature: Flexible telephoto ribbon camera kit allows recording even from hard-to-reach spots
Dimensions: 2.87" x 2.17" x 1.06"
Power: Battery 8 Hours Recording time
Transmission: Built-In Recorder and WiFi Direct Connect
Storage: SD card up to 128GB of memory 1 Hour/GB (high frame rate)
Service: No monthly fee
Ribbon Length: 5 inches
Battery: 3500mAh 3.7V Li-ion Battery, 5V Adapter 5V, 1000mA DC adapter with micro USB out
Sensor Resolution: 1280x720
Sensor Sensitivity: 1.3V/lux-sec
Memory Card Supported: Max 128GB microSD Card
Memory Usage: 1GB/hour for video 250KB/file for image
Video Recording Resolution: HD 720p (1280x720)
Video Format: MP4
Current Consumption: 350mA
Recording Time: Max 8 Hours (with fully charged battery)
USB Mass Storage Device
OS Supported: Android 4.2.2 & iOS 8.3 and above
Storage Temperature: 0º to 45ºC (32º to 113ºF)
Operating Temperature: 0º to 45ºC (32º to 113ºF)
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Frequently Asked Questions about the Camscura Flex Ribbon Camera
Will I be able to access live videos via the app on my phone, even when I’m away from home?
Yes, as long as the camera is configured to your WiFi router, you can remotely view it from anywhere using the free app on your smartphone.
Do I still need an SD card if I’m viewing the footage live?
An SD card would be needed to record video for later viewing, but it is not needed for live playback.
Can this camera record audio?
Due to federal regulations, this camera does not record audio. Learn more about why hidden cameras do not record audio.
Is this camera battery-operated? If so, how long does the battery last in motion detecting mode?
Yes, the camera is battery-operated and has a recording time of 8 hours with a fully charged battery. Camera can also be plugged into electrical power for short term use.
What are the video outputs and formats?
The video format is MP4. There are no video outputs on this camera except for USB which allows you to hook up the camera to your computer to access and view local recordings saved to the SD card (compatible with up to 128GB, not included).
What is the viewing angle of this camera?
With the telephoto lens, the viewing angle is as follows: Horizontal viewing angle 29°–9°20'; diagonal viewing angle 34°–11°20'; vertical viewing angle 19°30'–6°20'
How long is each recording?
Each recording is a single 3-minute file.
Is it possible for me to save the recordings to my phone through the app?
Using an Android device, you can save an Android Video File to your device in a storage folder labeled “Camscura.” Using an iPhone, a video cannot be saved directly to your device but can be downloaded from the app and played back from the “File” section of the Camscura WiFi App.