Lorex Cloud is a remote control and storage service that lets you control your Lorex security cameras seamlessly. If you have a compatible Lorex security device like a PTZ camera, you can live stream the feed through Lorex Cloud app and operate it remotely. You can record video, take a snapshot, talk through it and even playback the video from past.
Lorex Cloud App Features
Lorex is a security company making products like IP and PTZ cameras. Customers buying any of them and hooking up in their homes can install the relevant Lorex app to manage them.
In the case of Lorex Cloud app, it's a cloud service from Lorex to let users manage their connected devices remotely and store the content for reviewing. Starting up, make sure you connect Lorex Could app to the same network as your security device is connected to.
Now, open the app and sign-up for a free Lorex account, and add the device to the dashboard. For this, simply scan the QR code available on the camera from your Lorex Cloud app, and see the device added to your list. Make sure you name it accordingly if you're about to add multiple devices.
Once added, you can see all the controls to manage it. In case a security camera, you can stream the live video from any remote place, as the data is being transmitted through the Lorex Cloud service. You will be seeing multiple screens if you're having multiple cameras connected.
Press and hold onto one will enlarge the feed for better viewing. You can take a snapshot or start recording a session. Configure the app to let you inform about any motions detected, and schedule events for focused observation.
The best perk of using Lorex Cloud is the ability to playback videos from past, which are stored in the cloud service. Purchasing select Lorex devices will get you a free basic plan to Lorex Cloud service, that can suffice storing 10GB of video data. This can be increased if upgraded to premium plans.