How to Turn a Wyze Security Camera into a Webcam

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These days most of the global population is working from home and not a lot of web cameras can be found to buy to hold your conferences or film yourself in live streams. A good option to have a better video quality can be transforming a Wyze Security Camera into a webcam.

Wyze Security Camera it’s on sale for some years and it can be transformed into a webcam with the help of a firmware released by Wyze (https://support.wyzecam.com/hc/en-us/articles/360041605111). You will need to download the firmware and place it on a microSD card that will be inserted into the Wyze Security Camera so it can update the existing firmware to the new version.

After the firmware is updated you need to connect the camera with a USB 3.0 A to A cable in order for it to work. Having a USB 3.0 to type-c will not work.

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The needed accessories can be found bellow:

SanDisk Ultra 32GB MicroSDHC UHS-I Card with Adapter - 98MB/s U1 A1 - SDSQUAR-032G-GN6MA
Ideal for Android-based smartphones and tablets; Shockproof, temperature-proof, waterproof, and X-ray-proof (Card only)
$8.03

As a WebCam Wyze Security Camera is not having the best quality but it can be better the a laptop camera or can help the ones that doesn’t any web camera.

Lon.tv has made a video tutorial with the exact steps and how the camera quality is,check it for more details:

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