Wi-Fi Video Home Monitoring Camera – SpotCam – Announces Time Lapse Feature

World’s First Home Monitoring System that Can Make Time Lapse Videos for Free

December 08, 2014, Taipei Taiwan - SpotCam the cloud home monitoring service startup, announces a new Time Lapse feature for its SpotCam Wi-Fi home monitoring camera. The new time lapse capability combined with SpotCam's free 24 hours of cloud based recording lets users easily review a day's worth of video footage in seconds.

Time Lapse

With the 24 hours of video stored for free on the cloud, SpotCam wireless security camera users can now easily make time lapse videos to quickly review a day's video recording. Setting the time period and picture intervals lets users customize the time lapse. Whether for quickly reviewing surveillance footage, creating video diaries, or artistic vignettes, the new time lapse feature makes SpotCam more powerful than ever.

“We have received a lot of positive feedback about our high quality yet affordable home monitoring solution with free cloud based recording,” says Jacky Lin, CEO of SpotCam. “The introduction of our time lapse video feature is just the first step of building SpotCam as the leading cloud based video monitoring solution for home and small business. We will continue to launch many other interesting and useful features on our cloud platform in the near future.”

Simple to Setup, Simple to Use

With incredibly easy setup, SpotCam makes it easy to check up on loved ones from anywhere. A cloud based approach combined with iOS and Android apps means it's easy to see what's going on at home from a computer or smartphone.

Strong Surveillance / Night Vision Camera

While it can function in a variety of ways, SpotCam excels at home surveillance and monitoring with superior night vision camera performance, motion detection with instant notification, and free 24 hour video playback right out of the box. With these functions SpotCam is a perfect video baby monitor or wireless home security camera.

Communicate with Loved Ones

With a built-in microphone and speaker, users can communicate with family members at home, and they can speak right back. More than just video recording, this capability lets SpotCam users stay in touch with home when they're away.

24 hours time-lapse video of Taipei by SpotCam:


Price and Availability

SpotCam is currently available on Newegg and Amazon for the suggested retail price of $149.99.

Recording plans

  • 24 hour recording – Free
  • 3-day recording – $3.95/month or $39/year
  • 7-day recording – $5.95/month or $59/year
  • 30 day recording - $19.95/month or $199/year

More information about SpotCam can be found here:


About SpotCam

Selected by Taiwan's Angel Investment program as one of the hottest new startups, SpotCam, founded in 2013, is composed of a team of entrepreneurial individuals with years of experience in the CCTV industry. Drawing on expertise from developing Wi-Fi DVR and NVR surveillance solutions, the team has created SpotCam, a cloud based system that combines the safety and security of the CCTV industry with the accessibility of the mobile market. Find out more about SpotCam here: https://www.myspotcam.com