Anyone have experience with the Homeboy Camera moving to new owner?

eJonyeJony Member, Beta Tester Posts: 29 ✭✭
I only have one home, wireless, IP camera. It's called Homeboy. It was made by an Australian company, that unfortunately sold to a US company (Kidde). 

Anyone else have a Homeboy? Here's a review of the unit (yes, I've had it since 2014):

I'm particularly interested if you made the switch to the Kidde infrastructure. My Homeboy still alerts me to motion, but there is no longer recorded video. I'm wondering if I should make the transition to Kidde or move to something like Arlo.



  • rootedrooted Member Posts: 33 ✭✭

    Does the rolling 30-day unlimited clip storage still function or are you referring to some type of physical storage where no recording is being saved?

  • eJonyeJony Member, Beta Tester Posts: 29 ✭✭
    No. The rolling 30-day unlimited storage no longer works. I received an email from the old owners (Homeboy) saying that I should move over to the new owner's (Kidde) services. I don't know if I want to do that or just finally bite the bullet and upgrade to Arlo Pro 2.
  • Sageb1Sageb1 Member Posts: 3

    Move to Kidde.

  • Sageb1Sageb1 Member Posts: 3
    edited December 10

    It'll save you time.

  • eJonyeJony Member, Beta Tester Posts: 29 ✭✭
    Have you made the switch? Straight forward transition for you?
Sign In or Register to comment.