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  • Two-Way Audio Security Cameras for Home Surveillance

Two-way audio camera systems are one of the latest advancements in home surveillance technology. With the capability of recording and transmitting audio, these cameras allow you to hear and speak to any person within or surrounding your home. CCTV camera recordings often come with an audio recording feature, but this can be enhanced with the addition of a transmitting feature allowing your to communicate through your security system. Whether you’re looking to scare off an intruder in your home or if you’re simply checking on the safety of your home and pets, this type of surveillance system could be for you!

How it works

The security camera may receive and send sounds thanks to a function called two-way audio. These cameras will include both a speaker and a microphone; the speaker produces sound, while the microphone takes it up. A camera with one-way audio will only be able to receive sounds, hence it will only have a microphone. The user’s only other option with the microphone is to listen in on what is being captured by the camera. With two-way audio security cameras, the user may converse with the camera as if it were an intercom system while listening in.

Applications for preventing crime

Two-way audio systems are increasingly popular because they are more effective at preventing crime, which is the main reason. Even while the installation of security cameras outside the house serves as a deterrent, some criminals may still succeed in their crimes despite this. Some of them may be aware of the cameras but continue since they think no one is watching the cameras right now. Therefore, by the time the video is examined and they are discovered, they will already have vanished. Due to the user’s ability to employ two-way audio, any offenders may be warned vocally that they are being observed, thereby deterring them from committing additional crimes.

The ability to speak through a camera is a great remote deterrent against burglars, vandals, prowlers and animals. Imagine being able to scare off any would-be intruders or trespassers with the push of a button in real-time from your smartphone or computer as they approach your house, garage or property.

However, two-way audio may be used to converse with everyone who visits your property, not only those who wish to break and enter your property. For instance, you don’t even need to open your front door to notify door-to-door salespeople that you’re not interested. When you’re not there to take care of your home deliveries, you can direct delivery personnel where to leave them.

Keep an eye on pets and young children

Inside the house, two-way audio security cameras are also utilised to interact with family members. It is a great feature for families who need to keep an eye on their young children and pets, or for those with elderly parents who live alone. You may watch over your dogs through the cameras and give them vocal warnings if they appear to be getting into trouble if you want to keep an eye on them while you’re away. The Two-Way Audio Security Camera ensures that you can always hear and communicate with anyone in your home.

Looking for Business or Commercial Security Systems?

If you are interested in our Business Alarm System product range, please visit our commercial area Commercial Barrenjoey Locksmiths & Alarms. There are many options now available for choosing the best way to get the most out of your alarm system, whether you want your alarm system back to base monitored, private monitored reporting to your mobile phone, or just a local non-monitored alarm, the choice is yours.


Where Barrenjoey comes in….

At Barrenjoey, we offer and install a full range of access control systems and smart locks to protect your home or business. Our products and installation services make access control easier than ever and provide tailored systems for every home or office configuration.

When it comes to home security, ensuring your security systems are selected and installed effectively makes all the difference. Barrenjoey Locksmiths expert team are available to guide you through the process of selecting and curating the right system to suit your home and household needs. Whether you are looking for a CCTV Camera system, a home alarm systemback-to-base monitoring, an intercom, or a more holistic smart home security system, Barrenjoey Locksmiths can arrange a site visit and consultation to secure your home or workplace. Our security services also include deadlock and window lock servicesrekeyingsecurity screens and doors, as well as lock-out and lock repair services. We are also available to help if you have lost your car keys, are locked out of your vehicle or need a new transponder key – call our 24/hr emergency lockout line.

Barrenjoey Locksmiths services the entire Northern Beaches region and the North Shore of Sydney, and our mobile workshops can deliver most repair or replacement jobs on the spot without lengthy delays. Contact us today to discuss your home security and Commercial Locksmith Services needs.