Aqara Camera E1 PT Tracking Home Security Camera: An In-Depth Review

The Aqara Camera E1 is a home security camera that offers premium features at an affordable price. It boasts 2K video resolution with a wide-angle lens, local person and sound detection, 360-degree pan and tilt, local and NAS recording, and compatibility with Apple HomeKit, Google Home, and Amazon Alexa. One of its main selling points is its support for Apple HomeKit with HomeKit Secure Video functionality. The camera can be easily set up using the Aqara app and offers features such as pan and tilt control, AI-based human detection, and various recording options including microSD, network attached storage (NAS), and cloud recording. The camera also supports home automation actions and has excellent human detection performance. Its night vision capabilities provide clear black-and-white footage in low light, while the 2K resolution and wide-angle lens deliver detailed footage during the daytime. The Aqara Camera E1 is priced at £59.99 and is available on Amazon and the Aqara Shop. Although there are cheaper options available, the camera’s integration with the Aqara ecosystem and support for HomeKit and home automation actions make it a good choice for those invested in the Aqara ecosystem.