Tapo C120

Tapo Indoor/Outdoor Wi-Fi Home Security Camera

Indoor & Outdoor 24/7 Monitoring - Place it in your living room, bedroom, baby's room, backyard, or front door for round-the-clock coverage and IP66 weatherproof construction: day, night, rain, or shine
2K Color Night Vision - With an integrated starlight sensor, the C120 captures low light images in incredibly high definition colorful detail up to 98 ft. away—see beyond what the naked eye can see!
2K Clarity During the Day - When it comes to your home's protection, the details matter! 2K QHD clarity goes beyond traditional FullHD 1080p resolution so that no details will go undetected or blurred
Built-In Dual Spotlights - With Tapo C120's dual spotlights, pierce through the darkness and low light conditions for an enhanced viewing experience at night while still being displayed in full color
Ultra Easy & Hassle-Free Installation - Installation and mounting are a breeze with the C120's strong and adjustable magnetic base while its 9.8 ft. power cord grants you the flexibility to place it virtually anywhere
Optional Invisible Infared Lights - If the red IR LEDs are a distraction to you, your children, or your pets, you may switch to invisible IR mode to continue monitoring throughout the night but without the red IR indicator
FREE Smart AI Detection - Smart AI technology detects and identifies people, pets, and vehicles, sending you only relevant notifications while effectively avoiding unnecessary alerts
Customizable Sound & Light Alarm - Record your own audio to use as an alarm and adjust the brightness of the spotlight to suit your preferences for a completely customized alarm system to deter intruders
Full Duplex Two-Way Audio - Listen and speak to guests, delivery drivers, and pets on the other side of the camera with enhanced clarity thanks to Tapo C120's premium microphone and speakers
Secured Local & Cloud Storage - Keep up to 512 GB of footage stored continuously on a microSD card (sold separately) or choose our Tapo Care Cloud subscription service, which not only saves your 30-day video history but also provides additional benefits such as activity notifications with snapshots
Compatibility with Amazon Alexa & Google Home - Take command with voice control capabilities through popular third-party devices like Amazon Alexa and Google Home, allowing you to effortlessly manage your Tapo C120 and enjoy true hands-free operation
Cross-Line Detection - Manually set no-go zones through the free Tapo Care app then be immediately alerted when movement is detected within or around this restricted area

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Outdoor or Indoor.
Stay Protected Anywhere.

2K Smart Plug-In Wi-Fi Security Camera

Tapo C120
Indoor/Outdoor Usage IP66 Water and Dust Resistance
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Smart AI Detection
850nm or 940nm Invisible IR Mode
Full Duplex Two-Way Audio
Customizable Cross-Line Detection
Customizable Sound and Light Alarm
Local & Cloud Storage (Up to 512GB MicroSD)

Indoor/Outdoor Versatility. Almost anywhere

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    Exquisite Design

    Exquisite design suitable for
    diversified indoor scenarios.

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    IP66 Weatherproof

    Mounted even in extreme external weather conditions to keep an eye on your home.

See More Than Meets The Eye

With an integrated starlight sensor, the C120 captures low light images in incredible colorful detail. See details beyond what the normal eye can see.

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Tapo Starlight Sensor

A Clearer Picture is Priceless

Details matter, and with 2K QHD clarity, the C120 goes a step beyond traditional FullHD resolution with finer details and incredible clarity.

1080p Full HD

*Photo Enhanced to Amplify Feature


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    Robust IP66 Weatherproofing

    Secure Installation with Weatherproof

    Mounts securely in your desired placement under different weather condition with IP66 Weatherproofing.

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    Versatile Magnetic Mount

    Magnetic Mount for Easy Installation

    A magnetic mount and a long 9.8ft. power cord provides flexible mounting options.

Free Smart AI Detection

With smart AI detection,choose to detect vehicles,pets,people,or all three.

Vehicle Person Pet Vehicle Detection Person Detection Pet Detection

Sound & Baby Cry Detection

Be notified of sound that is detected as well as the cries of a baby.

IR Toggle (Red Lights) For Night Vision

  • IR LED On

    The IR light assists in providing night vision visibility up to 30 ft. It is also a great deterrent to let passersby know that your home is being monitored.

  • Invisible IR On

    If the red IR LEDs are a distraction, you can switch to invisible IR mode to monitor during the night without having the red IR indicator. Ideal for indoor scenarios with children and pets.

Secure Local & Cloud Storage

Save recorded videos to a microSD card(up to 512 GB) or by using Tapo Care** cloud services.

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    Up to 512 GB local storage† equals 680 hours (about 28 days) of 2K QHD footage, freeing you from being stuck with limited built-in storage.

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    Receive rich notifications with snapshots, encrypted protection, data backups, and 30-day video clip history with Tapo Care** cloud services.

    **Tapo Care cloud storage services require a subscription. A free trial for the first month is provided.

Up to 512 GB
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    Full Duplex Two-Way Audio

    Now you can converse with the subject as if you are talking on the phone. No more walkie talkie-esque back and forth with Full Duplex audio.

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    Voice Activated View

    Check in on your loved ones when used with a supported device. Works with Alexa and Google Assistant.

Dual-Spotlights for Improved Discovery

  • Better Visibility in Any Condition

    With dual-spotlights the Tapo C120 provides a better viewing experience especially in low light conditions.

  • Light and Custom Sound Triggers

    The camera can be set to have the spotlights turn on when motion is detected. You can also customize sound to play in the event of a motion trigger.

Image Sensor 1/2.9” Progressive Scan CMOS Starlight Sensor
Lens Focal Length: 3.17mm
Aperture: 1.65
Field of View: 120°(Diagonal), 103°(Horizontal), 55°(Vertical)
Motion Range /
Night Vision 850 nm IR LED (30 ft / 10 m)
940 nm IR LED (30 ft / 10 m)
Full-Color Night Vision
Lighting /
Interface & Button 1× RESET Button
1× MicroSD Card Slot (Up to 512 GB)
Hub Compatibility /
Device Compatibility /
Connection Capacity /
Interface & Button /
Maximum Resolution 2K QHD 4MP (2560 × 1440 px)
Frame Rate 20 fps (Self-adaptive according brightness)
Digital Zoom 12x
Video Compression H.264
Live View Yes
Image Enhancement 3D DNR
Audio Input & Output Built-in Microphone and Speaker
Audio Communication Two-Way Audio with Noise Cancellation
Siren Volume 96dB (Level measured at 4-inch/10-cm distance)
Local Storage MicroSD Card Slot on Camera (Up to 512 GB)
General Information about using MicroSD Cards >
Cloud Storage Tapo Care Cloud Storage Services (Subscription required)
Sensor /
AI Detection Motion Detection
Person Detection
Line-Crossing Detection
BabyCry Detection
Vehicle Detection
Pet Detection
Meow Detection
Bark Detection
Glass-Breaking Detection
Activity Zones Yes
Output Notification System Notification
System Notification with Snapshot (Tapo Care Services)
Network Connectivity Connect via Wi-Fi
Wireless Connectivity IEEE 802.11b/g/n, 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port /
Security On-Device Machine Learning
128-bit AES Encryption with SSL/TLS
Power Source 5V DC Power Adapter
Input Voltage 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Output Voltage 5.0 V, 1.0 A (DC Power)
Smart Integration Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa
Weather Resistance /
System Requirements Tabletop
Operating Temperature -20℃~45℃
Storage Temperature -20℃~60℃
Operating Humidity 10%~90% RH
Storage Humidity 5%~90% RH, Non-condensing 
Charging Temperature /
Dimensions 2.65 × 2.26 × 1.74 in (67.4 × 57.4 × 44.1mm)  
Package Contents Tapo C120 Camera
USB Power Adapter
Quick Start Guide
Mounting Screws
Mounting Template
Metal Plate3M Adhesive
Mounting Anchors  
3-Meter Type-C Wire
Cable Organizers
Detaching Pin 
Certifications /
Package Contents Tapo C120 Camera
Power Adapter
3m Type-C Wire
Mounting Anchors
Mounting Screws
Cable Organizer
Mounting Template
Iron Camera Base
3M Adhesive
Quick Start Guide

†microSD card purchased separately. Actual storage capacity depends on the size of the microSD card used.

**Subscribe for cloud storage service at http://www.tapo.com/tapocare

Please be aware that our product requires connection to a power source for normal operation. All images and graphics provided are solely for marketing and visual reference purposes and may not reflect the exact details of the actual product. We strive to ensure the accuracy of all information but accept no liability for any misunderstandings or misinterpretations resulting from the use of these images or information. We recommend thoroughly understanding the product's features and requirements before purchasing.

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