Tag: Wireless

Ring Peephole Cam - with Extra Battery

Review of Ring Peephole Cam Video Doorbell

This is a review of the Ring Peephole Cam Video Doorbell.  I got it off Amazon.com in June 2020 when there was a promotion with Echo Dot devices for about US$79 excluding shipping charges.  As the Ring Peephole Cam Video Doorbell cannot be shipped directly from Amazon.com to Singapore, I have to use a forwarding service…

Portal - Green Light

Review of Portal Smart Gigabit WiFi Mesh Router

This is a review of the Portal Smart Gigabit WiFi Mesh Router.  Touted as the “WiFi Built for the Cities”, it is supposed to excel at where other Wireless Routers failed by providing good WiFi coverage automatically in city areas whereby WiFi signals are congested and convoluted.  The Portal Smart Gigabit WiFi Mesh Router started…

Xiao Mi Vacuum - Body 3

Review of Xiaomi Mi Vacuum Robot Cleaner

I’ve been using a few different models of vacuum robot cleaner since 2013 when I bought my first Neato XV-21 Pet & Allergy Automatic Vacuum Cleaner from Woot.  Neato XV-21 was very smart and efficient compared to iRobot machines but it was also more expensive.  However, after 2 sets of Neato XV-21, I gave up…

Review of Synology Surveillance Station 8 Beta

Last week, I received an email from Synology, annoucing that the latest beta version of their flagship network video recorder (NVR) application, the Synology Surveillance Station 8.0 is now available.    For those who knows me, already know that I got quite a number of IP Cameras at home.  Usually, I just use the native…

DLink DCS-2630L - The Cameras Stand Off 1

Setup and Performance of D-Link DCS-2630L WiFi Camera

This is the second installment of my review of the D-Link WiFi Camera DCS-2630L. You can find the first portion of unboxing the WiFi Cam here.   This is D-Link’s latest flagship WiFi or IP Camera released earlier in 2016.  The D-Link WiFi Camera DCS-2630L is a Full HD, 180 degree Wide-Angled WiFi Camera.  The camera…