The Yi dome camera is dubbed as a wireless IP security camera from Xiaomi. Yi is a subsidiary of Xiaomi which focuses on the IP camera market. Other products include the Yi Dashcam and 4k action cameras. There are some China-based action camera companies with a broad range of goods. However, Yi stands out with their products which have excellent built quality and uses high-quality components. Recently, Yi started offering their international versions of their products primarily for their American audience. We got our hands on with the Yi Dome Wireless IP camera (720p version). Unlike its Chinese counterparts which are plagued with buggy software, setting up the Yi camera was a breeze. In this post, we will talk about the android setup for Yi Dome camera. Read along to know how!
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The Android setup for Yi dome camera is easy and straightforward in most scenarios. Before you get started, you would need to connect the micro-USB cable at the back of the camera. It is recommended to connect the USB cable to a power socket with the power adapter provided in the box. The plug provided in the box is rated 1 Amps which is more than sufficient to power the IP camera. Follow the steps below to setup your Yi Dome camera in a jiffy.
Once your camera setup is complete, you can tap on the camera app to view the live video footage from the Yi Dome camera. Even though the camera WiFi is encrypted, it is accesible over the internet. It is reccomended to setup a PIN to access the camera, especially when you are sharing it with family and friends.
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