In this era of technology, it is not surprising that there are a few old devices laying around inside your house which you do not use them anymore as there are newer smartphones with more improvements available in the market which you can easily purchase them. You might not want to sell them as they are of low value if sold in the second hand market. So what are you going to do with them?
In this entry, we are going to show you one way to recycle your old smartphones into something which is useful, a IP camera. IP camera is useful for you to monitor any activities which happen at your home when you are not at home, like, monitor your pet or monitor your children when you are working. In this way, you will have some peace of mind leaving your home.
To do this, it is very simple as all you need is your old version of smartphones or tablets. Firstly, you will need to install Alfred. Alfred is an app which is available for both Android and iOS and it also can be used cross platform. Therefore, you can use your iPhone as the camera and view it using your Android device. Next, you will need to set up your device at the right location and ensure that it is charged all the time to make it constantly on.
There are a few interesting features which comes with it. Firstly, it will send notification to you whenever there is disturbance in its field of view. Secondly, it has a Night Vision mode which is of a high quality result.
How to Recycle Your Old Smartphones or Tablets to a IP Camera