Is the New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera worth the money?

The New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera is a camera with attitude. It is a stylish new smart indoor camera, packed with must-have features like HD livestreaming and person detection.


Securely livestream day and night to your Hive app in 1080p HD, or playback videos from the last 24 hours. You can also download recordings to your smartphone, to share or watch later.


So, how does the New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera rate in our booBeam Real Life Ratings?


Our Real Life Ratings are based on the team here at actually installing, using and customising the Smart Home Technology we offer.  They are based on our experience, understanding of the market and our desire for straight forward, easy to use Smart Home Technology.

Value for Money (compared to similar devices) 88%
Ease of Install 84%
Ease of Use 96%
Overall 89%

Product Description

Keep an eye on your home’s security with the Hive View camera. When it detects motion or sound, it sends a notification to your smart device so you’re always kept in the know.  With a download of the Hive app on your iOS or Android device you can stream footage live in Full HD resolution, and view videos from the previous 24 hours. It’s super simple to set up, and can be integrated with other products in the Hive range so you can enjoy the benefits of the connected smart home.

Product Specs

System requirements:

Internet connection recommended – 1.5Mbps or higher
iOS or Android device running an up-to-date operating system
802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi wireless router
Bluetooth 4.1
Thumbnail image notifications require iOS 10 or later on iOS devices
Hive app download (iOS and Android)

Accessories included:

Base plate
Wall plugs
3m power cable and power supply

Detailed Product Information

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Hive View Smart Indoor Camera - White and Champagne Gold

Usually dispatched within 24 hours & Free shipping
Last update was in: 16th January 2019 00:00

£179.99 £189.00

How Easy is it to install?

If you currently have a Hive hub, then simply plug in the New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera and away you go.  The Hive App will detect the camera and you will be streaming in no time.  Hive provide great support and install is not too tricky 

What Others Say..

Amazing quality camera really pleased with my purchase.



Amazon Review

Amazing change my world. I can now keep an eye on my house. Simple to use. Small and can be mounted on the wall. Picture is clear. Fantastic.



Amazon Review

In Action

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How much is the New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera?

Even though a new product, prices for the New Hive View Smart Indoor Camera  have dropped over the past few months as Nest bring out their updated cameras. At launch, the original Hive over was £220, which shows the direction prices are going in this competitive market.  The prices below are live and pulled from our system every minute.   Click on any one of the list below to find out more.

We check 1000’s suppliers for the best Smart Home Technology prices.   Here are the best prices based on supplier ratings, reliability and their customer service.

Prices Last Checked:

17th January 2019 @ 1:21 AM

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