Logitech® Alert™ 750i

Indoor security camera system

Item #: 596750IMST

3 Reviews | 0 questions

This item is no longer available to purchase.

Original Price: $199.99

Shop all Security Camera Systems

Ask an expert advisor

No pressure, no commission — just lots of good advice from our highly trained staff.

See and hear what's happening in and around your home — from anywhere

The terms "affordable", "easy setup" and "user-friendly" are rarely applied to home security camera systems, but Logitech changes all of that with the Alert 750i. This system comes with everything you need to monitor a live security feed and to make recordings from one included indoor camera. Plus the system lets you add and simultaneously monitor up to five more indoor or outdoor cameras, for greater coverage throughout your home.

Setup in three easy steps

First, load the included software onto your Windows®-based networked home computer and follow the directions on the setup wizard. Next, connect the included Logitech HomePlug™ adapter to an outlet and your network router. Finally, place the included camera in the area you want to monitor and plug it in to an outlet. The system uses your home's electrical wiring for crystal-clear signal transmission. No Wi-Fi® hassles, IP address settings or router re-starts required.

Free apps for anytime live access

The free Logitech Alert Web Viewer lets you watch real-time HD-quality security feeds of your home from anywhere. You can view it on a home computer, or a remote computer connected to the Internet. Add free apps for your iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch®, Android™ or BlackBerry™ smartphone to watch and listen right on your mobile device. You can even set the system up for motion-detection recording, and to send you email and text alerts when movement activates the camera. Best of all, this is a do-it-yourself system that requires no monitoring service subscriptions or fees.

Product Highlights:

    Logitech Alert™ Commander Software:
    • requires Windows-based networked computer
    • view a live audio/video feed either from your home or remote PC, or Intel-based® Mac®
    • store and review time-stamped security recordings on your local PC
    • expandable up to six zones (additional indoor and outdoor cameras available)
    • simultaneous display of up to six monitored areas
    • free real-time monitoring available to remote computers via broadband Internet connection
    • free apps enable remote viewing from iPhone, iPad and Android phones
    • motion detection alerts by text or email can be sent to one or more computers or cell phones
    • comprehensive remote and mobile system management available (annual subscription fee applies)
    700i indoor camera:
    • HD-quality images
    • 132° wide-angle lens
    • built-in microphone lets you monitor and record sound
    • built-in motion detector can be set to activate camera and send remote alerts
    • records to computer hard drive or to included microSD™ card
    • includes versatile mounting choices: desktop stand, wall/ceiling mount, or suction cup to attach to a window
    • included HomePlug™ power supply doubles as a link to your home computer via self-activated powerline network
    • creates its own network (no home network required)
    • warranty: 1 year
    Network adapter:
    • connects to an electrical outlet and your router (not included) to create self-activated network between computer and camera(s)
    • warranty: 1 year
    • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

    Hands-on research

    What's in the box?

    Download owner's manual

    • Logitech Alert indoor camera
    • Desktop camera stand
    • Large suction cup
    • Small suction cup
    • 2 Self-adhesive cable clips
    • Rubber plug
    • Camera power supply
    • Network adapter
    • 2 Slide-in 2-Prong AC plugs (for camera power supply and network adapter)
    • 2 Rubber bumpers (for camera power supply and network adapter)
    • 10' Ethernet cable (with yellow RJ-45 plugs for camera power supply)
    • 10' Ethernet cable (with blue RJ-45 plugs for network adapter)
    • Ethernet line coupler (Female RJ-45 jack on each end)
    • Camera wall/ceiling mounting flange (2" diameter base)
    • Rubber mounting flange cover
    • Four 3/4" flat-head screws
    • 4 Red plastic wall anchors
    • Adjustable camera mount
    • 2" Camera mount shaft extension
    • microSD adapter (in plastic case)
    • Logitech Alert Commander Video Security Software (v3.0sp1)
    • "Getting Started with..." guide
    • "Getting to Know" booklet
    • System Requirements & Support Guide
    • Customer Support contact sheet
    • 2 Self-adhesive Warning badges

    Product Research

    Features

    Overview: The Logitech Alert 750i Indoor Master System is an indoor video security system with home network compatibility. The system includes powerful software that allows you to monitor the system live on your computer or from anywhere on a free, secure website. You can also record, store, and play back video on your PC or the included microSD card. Up to six indoor or outdoor cameras can be used in this master system.

    Camera: The Logitech Alert indoor camera can provide HD-quality video security (960 x 720 @ 15 fps). The camera's wide angle lens lets you view a large area. It also has a built-in microphone so you can monitor and record audio with the video (see note below). The camera comes with a desktop stand, an adjustable wall/ceiling mount, and a suction cup window mount (with the camera pointed in or out).

    Note: Be sure to comply with the laws in your state or locality regarding recording audio along with the video.

    Easy Setup: The Logitech Alert 750i Indoor Master System can be installed using a simple 3-step procedure: install the supplied Logitech Alert Commander software, connect the Network Adapter to your home network, and plug in your camera. Because the system uses HomePlug networking, there's no need to install new wiring. HomePlug networking uses your existing electrical wiring and outlets to connect your cameras to your network and transmit video securely. You can easily expand the system with up to six cameras, including the 700e outdoor camera (item # 596700E) and 700i indoor camera (596700I).

    Logitech Alert Commander: Included with the system is the powerful Logitech Alert Commander software. The software gives you the option of monitoring the system on your PC in Live Mode, or by recording video for later viewing, either on your computer's hard drive or on the camera's built-in microSD card. The Alert Commander software lets you configure and control the system, display between one and six video windows, and select from four viewing modes.

    Free Remote Monitoring: The Logitech Alert Commander software includes programs that allow you to see live video from your cameras from an internet-connected computer (Web Commander), or through a free app for your iPhone, Android, or Blackberry mobile device (Mobile Commander).

    Premium Service Upgrade: The Web and Mobile Commander Premium Service is a subscription-based upgrade that allows you to manage your Logitech Alert system remotely over the Internet or from your smartphone. For $79.95 per year, you can search and play recorded video that is stored on your camera's DVR. This allows you to quickly review the event that triggered an alert, or simply see what's been going on all day. You can also change motion zones, turn motion alerts on/off, add recipients to email alerts, adjust the sensitivity of the audio, and pan or zoom your cameras for a closer look. If you have multiple sites, they can all be controlled remotely from a single subscription.

    microSD Card: When motion is detected, the camera records video and audio to a microSD card, even when your PC is turned off. The supplied 2 GB card gives you enough space for up to a week's worth of recording for a typical home location. Larger capacity cards, up to 32 GB, can record up to several months worth of video and audio. When you turn on your computer and connect to the network, the recorded video is backed up to your hard drive. An SD card adapter is included so you can use a card reader or insert the card directly into your computer.

    Motion Detection Zones: The Alert Commander software allows you to set up motion detection zones on the viewable video, typically around windows and doors. When movement is detected in any of the detection zones, the camera will automatically record the action. Up to 16 motion detection zones can be specified for a single view.

    Alerts: You can set up alerts that will automatically notify you whenever a camera detects motion. Notifications can be sent to an email address or to your mobile phone.

    Digital Pan-Tilt-Zoom: As you monitor the system, you can use keyboard commands to pan left or right, tilt up or down, or zoom in or out to get better detail.

    System Requirements: The Logitech Alert 750i Indoor Master System operates on a Windows-based computer with the following requirements:

    • Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, or Windows 7
    • 2 GHz or faster processor
    • At least 1 GB RAM
    • Display resolution: 1024 x 720 or higher
    • Hard Drive: 100 MB for software; minimum of 500+ MB for video storage
    • Available Ethernet port on your home network
    • High-speed Internet connection (for setup)
    • Remote viewing requires a PC or Intel-based Mac with Adobe Flash Player 10 or later (free download)

    Our Product Research Team

    At Crutchfield, you'll get detailed, accurate information that's hard to find elsewhere. That's because we have our own in-house Product Research team — they open the box, verify contents, check the owner's manual, and record dimensions, features and specs. We stay on top of new products and technologies to help people make informed choices.

    Logitech® Alert™ 750i Reviews

    Average Customer Review:

    3 reviews
    Review this product
    Great Gear Giveaway

    Submit a review and then enter to win a $500 rewards card

    (0)
    (0)
    (0)
    (0)
    (0)

    Review this product:

    Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences about this product. Please be sure to focus your comments on the product itself. Read our Review Guidelines for more information.

    Your email won't be visible. Please use the email address that is associated with your order.
    (e.g., JohnD) Your review will be signed using the display name and location
    (e.g., Charlottesville, VA)

    Click on a star to rate the overall product on a scale of 1-5
    1500 characters left
      Attach a YouTube Review
    Crutchfield Video Review Guidelines
    • Only submit videos that you made or are authorized to use.
    • Do not submit videos that contain music, video or visuals that are copyrighted and belong to someone else.
    • Please see our Review Guidelines for more information.
    500 characters left
    500 characters left

    Great system!

    Written By Juliroze, Michigan on Friday, September 28, 2012

    Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

    This system is worlds better than the one I used before! It is extremely easy to set up, and the color display from the camera is very clear. There is a choice of a wide view or close up, and it also has a sound option. There are several types of mounts included, so there should be something for everyone. I can easily view the camera from my computer or my phone. Highly recommended!

    Logitech® Alert™ 750i

    Written By tag, Camp Hill, PA on Friday, March 23, 2012

    Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

    Could not connect to cameras. Support at LogiTech was unable to help with problem.

    Cons: Spent about six hours trying to set up. Called support. Unable to help after reviewing diagnostics. I finally gave up, put back in the box.

    Logitech® Alert™ 750i

    Written By ADE, Largo,md on Sunday, January 29, 2012

    Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

    It is very clear and sensitive.

    Pros: Easily to connect to computer.