ViewCam Lite is a useful app which enables you to remotely view and monitor the live feed of a DVR on your Smartphone. If you have surveillance cameras installed in your home and are looking for a means of watching their live footage remotely on your phone then this camera viewer is an ideal fit for you. It gives you the opportunity to see live images being captured by your camera no matter where in the world you are. You will be able to watch everything your DVR is recording on your handheld android device. You have to be connected to the internet in order for viewing the live footage of your camera. ViewCam Lite boasts of a nice design and layout and has a user-friendly interface too, which makes using this app an easier proposition for everyone.
ViewCam Lite requires you to login before you can start using it for viewing the live feed from your camera. You will have to select the Login Type and choose whether you want the app to remember your selection or not before clicking the Login button. Once you have logged in, this camera viewer will start showing you the live footage of your DVR if you have already connected it to the app. You will be able to view this footage in the Liveview window of ViewCam Lite. If you haven't connected any camera to the app then you will have to add one before you can watch its live view.
In order to add your DVR into the ViewCam Lite, you will have to click on the Device option located on the bottom-left of the screen. This will open the device manager window. In this window, you will have to click on the Add button which is located on the top-right corner of the screen. This will open up a window in which you will be asked to provide some information for adding your camera into this camera viewer.
The information that you need to put in includes Device Name, IP, Media Port, Web Port, UserName and Password. You will also have to choose the number of Channels too. The IP can be added by scanning the QR code of your DVR. After entering all the required information, you will have to click the Save button to complete the addition of the camera into the app.
ViewCam Lite provides you the option of taking snapshots of the live feed that is being captured by your DVR. You only need to press the camera button on the Liveview window in order to take a snapshot of the live video. In addition to this, there are options available for recording a video of the live footage and controlling its volume too. The option of PTZ control is also available and can be found on the bottom bar of the Liveview window.
You can play the snapshots and recorded video files by using the options of Capture Playback and Local Playback. You will find these options in the Playback window of this camera viewer.
- User-friendly interface
- Nice design and layout
- Live view of surveillance footage
- Easy camera addition
- Various playback options
- PTZ control
- Option for taking snaps of live feed
- Option for recording video of live feed
- Audio control feature
ViewCam Lite is an app directed towards people who have DVRs and security cameras installed at their homes. It allows them to view and control the video footage that their cameras are capturing on their phones. It is certainly a good app to have on your phone if you have a DVR or a surveillance camera in your possession.