Best Buy offers the Blink XT Smart Home Security Camera System bundled with a third generation Amazon Echo Dot for $78.99 shipped. Add the camera system to your cart and the Echo will be added automatically. The Blink system itself normally fetches $130, with the added value from the Alexa speaker saving you a total of over $80. For comparison, the security camera system is on sale for $78 at Amazon without the included Echo Dot. The Blink XT features a 1080p camera, two-year battery life, motion-activated alerts alongside temperature sensors, and more. This all-in-one system is a great way to bolster your home’s security without going all-in on a full-blown service. Rated 4+ stars from over 60% of customers.
If you’re looking to bring home an Alexa-enabled smart camera system at a more affordable price, the Wyze Cam costs just $26. You’ll miss out on the cordless design, temperature sensors, and other premium inclusions, but at nearly one-third the cost it’s a solid alternative.
Blink XT Home Security Camera System feature:
Meet BlinkXT, the one-of-a-kind, outdoor/indoor battery-powered remote home monitoring system that’s simple to set up and equally perfect for renters or homeowners. Its stylish, totally wire-free design houses innovative HD video technology, plus motion and temperature sensors, to deliver instant home insight through the Blink app for your iOS or Android device. It works with existing Blink systems and sync modules.Blink is battery-powered and truly wire-free, so it’s simple to place and move anywhere inside or outside your home.