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Foscam FI8909W

Foscam FI8909W
alaScore 79

95 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 95 reviews of Foscam FI8909W. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Webcams for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Webcams the Foscam FI8909W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Foscam FI8909W from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Webcams on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Foscam FI8909W-NA Mini Wireless CCTV IP Camera with Night Vision (Black)Foscam FI8909W-NA Mini Wireless CCTV IP Camera with Night Vision - White

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: (

Foscam FI8909W-NA


We are not convinced that it will be worth the time and effort for most people to install and monitor their own security cameras because professional security monitoring services make it so much easier. The Foscam FI8909W-NA Wireless IP Camera is an...

The Foscam FI8909W-NA Wireless IP Camera allows you to adjust the brightness and other settings

The lack of pan and tilt controls is disappointing

Monitoring wireless cameras is a job best left to professionals, but if you are determined to try it, the Foscam FI8909W-NA Wireless IP Camera is a low-cost option.

Consumer review by: Brekon (

This camera is behind the times


To setup this camera you will need a CD Drive. I have three laptops and none of them have a CD drive. The Belkin camera I have bought in the past had apps and widgets that made everything about the cameras very easy. Maybe I am just spoiled but since...

May, 2013

Consumer review by: John (

Awesome Cameras


Awesome Cameras and excellent phone support with Calvin. I recommend 100%

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Dino (

Dont Waste your money


I purchased this unit over the net and it arrived with in 4 days, that was good. When recd I have spent 5 days trying to get it to recognize my wireless router. Did not work, so I sent an e-mail to the compoany (Foscam) recd a reply about 24 hrs later...

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: eugemac (

Good product some issues


For the price it is a good product. I bought two but had to return one because the power supply was faulty. Wired installation was easy and the camera provides beautiful picture in light and dark, it has great motion and sound detection and easy to set...

Jan, 2013

Product Specifications


Face Tracking: No
Integrated Microphone: Yes


Apple Lightning Connector: No
Firewire: No
Network Interface:Fast Ethernet
Wireless Interface: Yes

General Features

Chip Type:CMOS
Platform:PC / Mac
Zoom Type:without Zoom