Want to buy a hidden camera but don't want to spend the money?
A hidden camera rental could be the answer.

A quality hidden camera will run $300 - $600. A hidden camera rental will cost only a fraction of that.

There are a few things to consider when deciding if a hidden camera rental is right of your.

First you should consider the length of time you think you may need the hidden camera. If you need it for an extende period of time (more than 2 months) you will likely be better off just purchasing the item. If you plan to use it for a short time or temporary situation then renting is most likely the best way to go.

Second you should consider what type of hidden camera you need. Hidden camera rentals come in many different forms.
Portable hidden cameras such as a pen, remote or watch generally have a short battery life of 1-3 hours of straight recording. These hidden camera have one huge advantage - they can have audio where most hidden cameras can not. Check our hidden camera audio section to find out more on covert audio surveillance.

If you have an outdoor situaiton you may want to consider a . Outdoor hidden cameras come in several forms including a bird house, electrical box, rock or a mailbox. Most of these hidden cameras are totally cordless, have built in recorders and operate on motion detection so you can set them and forget them.

For normal indoor operation there are several options. There are wired, wireless with receiver, wireless with USB receiver and best of all the units with a built in DVR. The wired hidden cameras are lower cost, but have limitations. A wire needs to be run from the camera to whatever device you plan to use to record (TV, VCR, DVR or Computer). The wireless hidden camera with receiver will transmit the signal from the camera to a provided receiver that can be connected to your recorder. The wireless hidden camera with USB receiver transmits a signal from the camera to the USB receiver that is connected to a computer. The images the camera captures can be recorded to your computers hard drive and can also be viewed over the internet from anywhere in the world. The hidden camera with built in DVR is the ultimate hidden camera and the priimary type you will find as a hidden camera rental. These are totally self contained units that record onto a built in SD card. They usually can handle cards from 8GB - 32GB and include motion detection so the card is not used up in a short period of time. These units usually operate on a remote controle and make recording and programming as simple as pressing a few buttons. As you would expect these units do cost a little more than the wired and wireless, but the convience is well worth the extra expense.

Check out our outdoor hidden camera page. Outdoor hidden cameras come in several forms including a bird house, electrical box, rock or a mailbox. Most of these hidden cameras are totally cordless, have built in recorders and operate on motion detection so you can set them and forget them.

For normal indoor operation there are several options. There are wired, wireless with receiver, wireless with USB receiver and best of all the units with a built in DVR. The wired hidden cameras are lower cost, but have limitations. A wire needs to be run from the camera to whatever device you plan to use to record (TV, VCR, DVR or Computer). The wireless hidden camera with receiver will transmit the signal from the camera to a provided receiver that can be connected to your recorder. The wireless hidden camera with USB receiver transmits a signal from the camera to the USB receiver that is connected to a computer. The images the camera captures can be recorded to your computers hard drive and can also be viewed over the internet from anywhere in the world. The hidden camera with built in DVR is the ultimate hidden camera and the priimary type you will find as a hidden camera rental. These are totally self contained units that record onto a built in SD card. They usually can handle cards from 8GB - 32GB and include motion detection so the card is not used up in a short period of time. These units usually operate on a remote controle and make recording and programming as simple as pressing a few buttons. As you would expect these units do cost a little more than the wired and wireless, but the convience is well worth the extra expense.

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