With Barn Owl, our monthly charges consist of the following three components:
Our customers spend on average $12 per camera per month. You can turn your cameras OFF in the web-app anytime and pay $0 until you need them. With Barn Owl cameras, you have complete control over how much you pay each month. You can change the following camera settings anytime from the web-app to manage data usage:
Data charges include a connection fee, data fee, and SMS charges ($0.03 per SMS). Data is pooled across all of your cameras. The more data you use, the cheaper it gets, and you only have one, hassle-free bill for all of your cameras.
Use our billing calculator to estimate your monthly bill based on the number of cameras in use along with the number and size of images taken.
No need to hassle with cellular carriers, we include a pre-activated SIM card for simple cellular connectivity and operate separately from your cell phone bill. You just need a compatible cell signal in your area.
Use the Barn Owl web app to turn your cameras' data connections ON or OFF anytime with no additional charges. Receive pictures and videos via email or text to any list of email addresses or phone numbers, regardless of cell carrier.
Don't worry about committing to data plans you won't use. We use a flexible pay-as-you-go billing system that ensures you only pay for what you need.
You don't need to be signed up with these carriers, you just need a signal in your area. We provide a pre-activated SIM card and operate separately from your phone bill.
Note, our cameras cannot connect to Verizon towers. However, due to the large antennas on our cameras, we usually get good reception with our carriers in areas that customers tell us are "Verizon only".
Need coverage outside the US or Canada? We offer coverage in 185 countries! Data pricing varies in countries outside North America.
The Barn Owl solar powered cellular security camera is useful for all types of properties. Whether you need a farm security camera, cellular surveillance camera, construction site camera, wildlife camera trap, or a cellular trail camera, Barn Owl is the best cellular security camera and will be there rain or shine.