Stealth Cam G42NG Review
The Stealth Cam G42NG camera is powered by a 10 megapixel sensors. It uses various setting to deliver picture quality at 10, 9, 4 or 2 megapixels. So why would you want to limit the number of megapixels in your pictures? The response lies in the ability to capture light, so while you might lose some detail in the picture, you would gain brightness. This is important, especially in low light conditions. The camera is also capable of delivering HD video recording. Of course, as with all surveillance cameras in the range, the recording time is limited to 180 seconds per file.
- Advanced 10 megapixel sensor
- 100 feet infrared range
- Burst mode
- LCD display
- SD card
- USB connectivity
- External jack for energy independence
- Only takes SD memory cards
The camera performs well in all areas of interest. Users will be glad they can find a device which is fast, has good range but also comes with good connectivity. If you want to connect the camera to other devices you have a good alternative.
With USB connectivity, you can connect the camera to mobile devices such as laptops for fast data transfer. But you can also transfer data if you have an SD card slot on your laptop. If you use a notebook without an SD card slot, then you can buy an USB adapter which allows you to download data from the memory card.
The camera also has some advanced functionality such as time lapse and override. Time lapse function is great when you want to capture multiple pictures within a timeframe. This way you can have a better larger perspective on your subjects. The override function will allow you to choose what happens when the memory card becomes full. The camera can either delete old recordings or save new photos, or it can stop taking new pictures.
The design of the camera allows it to work from any location. With a range of 100 feet, you can even choose a high mounting point which would still give the sensor the ability to capture your subject.
With a couple of energy options, you can choose the best option for yourself. The design allows for 8 AA batteries choice or an external battery box through the 12 V output. This gives you total freedom even in remote locations where you don`t have the chance to change the batteries as often.
The Stealth Cam G42NG is one of the best cameras from the manufacturer which balances affordability with advanced features and sensor options. With improved performance in terms of light and clarity, the pictures can represent a good result if you`re looking to maximize coverage.
With 100 feet of coverage, the camera can be one of the best options if you need to track fast subjects but value other external energy options besides the classic AA batteries. The USB connectivity will make the camera a good option for people looking for fast data transfer as well.