Apple Homekit is one of the most used smart home systems and more and more devices are getting integrated with the Apple Homekit. Eufy is one of the popular brands that makes smart camera systems compatible with Apple Homekit. Eufy offers somany packages for smart home security.
Here in this article, we are going to share how you can connect the Eufy camera to HomeKit.
What is an Eufy Camera?
The Eufy Camera Homekit is an affordable Wi-Fi camera that lets you check in on your home when you’re not there. The Homekit-enabled camera is easy to set up, and it comes with multiple mounting options, so you can stick it anywhere and view it from anywhere. The camera also has a 130-degree wide-angle lens and night vision capabilities, so you can get a good look at what’s going on inside your house from anywhere.
You can receive alerts on your smartphone when it detects a sound or motion, and the camera has built-in two-way audio so you can speak to your security camera.
How to Connect Eufy Camera to HomeKit
When you pair your Eufy Camera with the Homekit system, you can watch live video from the camera using the Apple Home app from anywhere.
First, you have to understand how Eufy Camera works with Homekit and how to setup.
Which Eufy Cameras Work With HomeKit?
Eufy Security has a lot of smart devices but now all of them are compatible with Apple Homekit. Apple Homekit only supports selected Eufy Camera models including Indoor Cam 2k, Indoor Camera Pan & Tilt 2k, EufyCam 2/2 pro, and EufyCam 2C/2C Pro.
How To Add Eufy Security Camera To Apple Home?
You can follow this guide for both the EufyCam series and the Indoor Cam series.
Step 1: First switch on your homebase 2.
Step 2: Then Connect the Homebase 2 to the WiFi router so that It can access the Internet.
Step 3: Check the QR code under the Homebase 2 to set it up.
Step 4: If you are connecting an Apple device, then it will connect directly otherwise you have to add the Homebase to the Eufy App, and the EufyCam 2/2C/2 pro/2C pro to your Homebase device. This is the only way to connect non-Apple devices with EufyCam.
Step 5: Once connected, go to Homebase “settings and then choose HomeKit setup. This will activate the homekit.
Step 6: Now add EufyCam to the Home App. You can find these steps here.
Once added, you can now control and manage EufyCam with your Home App on iPhone.
You can also activate HomeKit secured video on iCloud to save video recording.