Photo traps ranking

You don’t know which photo trap will be the best for you? We have created the ranking for all those who are looking for reliable devices for outdoor monitoring. The most popular are forest cameras due to the trust of experienced users. The users confirm the highest quality and functionality of these models. However, if first you’d like to know more about the types of photo traps, check here . 

Photo traps recommended in our ranking are the ones chosen and approved by the users who in a credible and easy way share with you their opinions on operation of specific devices. Unquestionable favourite in our ranking is Ltl Acorn 3310A. Wide viewing angle,imperceptible IR lighting and low price make it the top product. We hope that this ranking will help you decide which photo trap will meet your expectations. We’d like to hear your opinion!

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LTL Acorn 3310A

LTL Acorn 3310A

  • short release time
  • wide viewing angle of sensors
  • high quality matrix
  • 6 months in standby mode
  • small size of the photo trap

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S880G

S880G

  • fast GSM module
  • range of sensor: 20 metres
  • instant trigger
  • 56 diod podczerwieni
  • 56 IR diodes

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LTL Acorn TV-5310M

LTL Acorn TV-5310M

  • short release time 0.6 sec
  • 100° viewing angle of sensors
  • high quality 12 MPix matrix
  • integrated GSM MMS module
  • camouflage colours and small size of the photo trap

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Covert Extreme 60

Covert Extreme 60

  • built-in IR illuminator
  • adjustable sensitivity of sensor
  • 12 MPix matrix
  • security password of the photo trap

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SpyPoint SOLAR

SpyPoint SOLAR

  • unlimited operation time
  • matrix resolution: 12 MPix
  • Made in Canada
  • HD A/V recordings
  • built-in solar panel

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SpyPoint MMS

SpyPoint MMS

  • reach at night up to 30 meters
  • recording HD videos
  • Made in Canada
  • professional casing
  • response time of the photo trap 0.07 sec

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TV-6210MG

TV-6210MG

  • surrounding sound recording
  • labelling of photos taken
  • fast GSM MMS module
  • up to 6 months in standby mode
  • camouflage colours and small size

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Covert Code Black Special Ops 3G

Covert Code Black Special Ops 3G

  • control by SMS commands
  • IR diodes invisible at night
  • short release time
  • integrated GSM MMS module
  • wireless communication

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LTL Acorn 6310WMG

LTL Acorn 6310WMG

  • Time Lapse function
  • imperceptible IR diodes
  • configuration via SMS
  • overwriting files on the card
  • increased view angle

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Photo traps ranking

1. LTL Acorn 3310A

The 3310A is definitely a favourite among budget photo traps without GSM module. Its numerous advantages combined with a really good price make it a versatile recorder for outdoor monitoring. What are the best features of Acorn 3310A camera trap produced by LTL Acorn? First of all, the wide 80° viewing angle of camera which enables monitoring of a larger area. Operation time of the photo trap in the standby mode is close to 6 months, but it is possible to connect the device to a solar panel which will enhance the lifetime of the device. A feature that cannot be overlooked is the IR illuminator, integrated with the device and imperceptible for human eye.

2. S880G

If you are looking for a cheap photo trap with the option of wireless data transmission at a distance, S880G model will be the perfect choice. The key feature of this camera trap is remote control by special SMS commands. Built-in IR emitter has been equipped with 56 diodes which provide visibility at night even at the distance of up to 20 meters! The camera trap is imperceptible both for people and for animals. The photo trap records video in Full HD resolution and generates photos in 4000×3000 format. A great advantage of this product is energy saving power supply system – when no motion is detected it automatically switches into a sleep mode.

3. LTL Acorn TV-5310M

Outdoor camera LTL Acorn TV-5310M is a camera trap with a revolutionary system of three sensors – the main sensor and side initial sensors. Unquestionable advantage of this device is a relatively low price and unlimited possibility of configuration of camera parameters. Instant release system (0.6 sec) guarantees that all objects within the PIR sensors range (100°) will be captured. High-quality 12 Mpix resolution matrix provides very good representation of details and appropriate colour palettes. The built-in microphone enables recording of sounds from the camera surrounding. The camera trap is invisible both in the day and at night (thanks to imperceptible IR illuminator and camouflage forest colours).

4. Covert Extreme 60

Covert Extreme 60 camera trap is a high-class outdoor device designed in particular for monitoring and security of private premises. What distinguishes it from other devices is the IR illuminator with 60 diodes (920nm, imperceptible for human eye), which enables you to watch the area at the distance of up to 18 meters at night. During the day the photo trap is able to take photos of objects located up to 25 meters from the device. Enhanced resistance to temperature and humidity enables operation of the device even in harsh weather conditions. The key feature of this camera trap Extreme 60 is its matrix which provides high quality of recorded video and photos.

5. SpyPoint SOLAR

SpyPoint Solar is a photo trap of definitely the longest operation time. Integrated solar panel guarantees long operation time of the device with no need to worry about the battery discharge. The built-in IR illuminator enlightens the area of up to 30 meters at night and is imperceptible for human eye. During the day the camera takes photos from the distance of 25 meters. Additionally, you can buy a metal casing, fixing system and IR reflector of the longest coverage. Built-in, five-zone PIR motion sensor can be adjusted in 3 levels of sensitivity

6. TV-5210MG

If you are looking for a camera that records sound and guarantees high quality of image – the TV-5210MG camera trap will be the perfect choice. This model records video in 1440×1080 quality and has invisible IR diodes which allow for real good quality of photos and video even at night. The camera trap has both excellent parameters and functionality, as well as robust casing resistant to external factors. Owing to possibility of setting the schedule of work, this device is a truly professional camera for watching wildlife, forests, fish ponds, allotments and apiaries.

7. TV-6210MG

The seventh place in our ranking has been taken by the forest camera LTL Acorn TV-6210MG. This model has been equipped with an MMS module which enables the photo trap, upon detection of motion, to send photos to the pre-set e-mail address or phone number. The camera has very sensitive IR diodes which provide visibility at the distance of up to 13 meters at night. During the day the device is taking high-quality photos and video in HD format at the distance of 25 meters. The photo trap is also able to record sound. You can control the camera parameters remotely by SMS commands. External GSM antenna increases the coverage and makes it easier to transfer data.

8. Covert Code Black Special Ops 3G

Covert Code Black 3G is a photo trap with possibility of remote control via SMS commands. This model has become popular due to its reliable construction, fast GSM module and adjustable operation modes. 12 MPix matrix guarantees the highest quality of recorded footage. External GSM antenna increases the coverage and makes it easier to transfer data without interference. PIR sensors enable efficient management of the memory card. Waterproof casing complies with IP66 quality standard ensuring protection of the module from mechanical damage and weather conditions (rain, fog, humidity). IR illuminator with 60 diodes is invisible for human eye.

9. LTL Acorn 6310WMG

If you are looking for professional camera trap with advanced configuration system, TV-6310WMG model has been created to meet your needs. Producer – LTL Acorn – thought about all details and equipped the device with an excellent matrix, “Time Lapse” function, scheduled recording and three independent motion sensors. The feature that distinguishes this camera from other products is its 100° wide-angle lens which increases the chance of catching an intruder at your property. The service menu of the photo trap makes its configuration easy. The trap is invisible for human eye. The user can block access to the recorded footage and camera settings with a password.

10. SpyPoint MMS

The final position in the ranking has been granted to the Canadian brand SpyPoint known for its high quality products. It was the same with the MMS model, the camera trap specialised for work in difficult conditions. The key feature of this device is its construction, fast operation and advanced IR emitter for night watching. Actual coverage of the camera trap at night is up to 30 meters, so this model is recommended for night monitoring of property. Video is recorded in 3 resolutions which can be adjusted to your individual needs. The photo trap has been equipped with an advanced 10 Mpx CMOS matrix which generates excellent quality of images thanks to automatic noise reduction.