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Solar-Powered Security Camera Kit

  • Uninterrupted Power Supply: 45 minutes of sunlight keeps your Tapo camera powered all day,1 eliminating battery concerns.
  • Long-Lasting Battery: The 10000mAh built-in battery ensures up to 300 days2 of uninterrupted performance on a single charge.
  • Color Night Vision:  Enhances your security by revealing brighter, full-color images and vivid details even in low-light conditions with built-in spotlights and the starlight sensor.
  • 2K QHD Live View: Every detail matters. Going beyond standard Full HD, TC85 KIT offers impressive 2K QHD resolution for unmatched precision and clarity.
  • Free AI Detection: Smart AI accurately identifies people, pets, and vehicles, reducing false alerts and unnecessary notifications.
  • IP66 Weatherproof: From heavy rain to fine dust, TC85 KIT is ready for the outdoors with its robust IP66 weatherproofing.
  • Secure Local & Cloud Storage: Save all your important moments to a microSD card (up to 512 GB)3 or subscribe to Tapo Care4 for cloud service after a free trial.

Learn more about microSD card compatibility

Uninterrupted Power,
Superior Protection,
Crystal Clarity

Solar-Powered Security Camera Kit


2K QHD Crystal Clear View
Color Night Vision
Continuous Solar Charging
IP66 Weatherproof
150° Super-Wide FOV
Local and Cloud Storage
No Hub Required
Free AI Detection

Go Where Wires Can’t

Capture the perfect shot while not being limited to power outlet placement.
Combine into one sleek unit for a neater appearance or connect via a 4-meter cable to maximize sun exposure.


Non-Stop Power Supply, Maintenance-Free


of direct sunlight powers the TC85 camera for a full day1, eliminating battery concerns with flexible installation.


rechargeable battery lasts up to 300 days2 on a single charge, guaranteeing uninterrupted performance.

Explore Tapo Solar Charging

2K QHD 4MP Clear View

Say goodbye to blurry images and hello to crystal-clear details. Enjoy high-quality images with 1.7× more pixels than 1080p.

Multiple AI Detection, All for Free

Smart AI identifies people, pets, and vehicles while only sending you alerts when truly needed. Customize detection zones to receive alerts for your most important areas.


Motion Detection

“TC85”: Motion detected at 2024-04-10 12:41


See Wider, See More Details

TC85 expands your visual coverage with a 150° super-wide FOV, ensuring you can keep an eye on more vital areas.

Other 120° FOV Tapo 150° Wide FOV

Vivid Colors, Even at Night

Instead of black-and-white images, TC85 offers full-color images at night with built-in spotlights and a starlight sensor, ensuring details in low-light conditions.

Customizable Sound and Light Alarm

Record your own audio alarm up to 94 dB to frighten away unwanted visitors. Adjust the brightness of the four built-in spotlights for fine-tuned illumination.

Engineered for Weather Resilience

The TC85 KIT is protected against dust and jets of water, with an IP66 rating for TC85 and an IP65 rating for the solar panel. It works well in rain, snow, dust, and heat, operating reliably in temperatures ranging from -20 to 45°C (-4°F~112°F)*.

Secure Local & Cloud Storage

Save all your important moments to a microSD card or subscribe to Tapo Care for cloud service after a free trial.

  • Up to 512 GB local storage equals 672 hours (about 28 days) of 2K QHD footage.

    168 hours


    336 hours


    672 hours


  • Enjoy 30-day video history, rich notifications with snapshots, and smart sort with Tapo Care cloud services.


All in the Tapo App

All in the Tapo App


Easy Setup

Follow the detailed instructions in the Tapo app and choose the right mounting location and angle.


All in the Tapo App


Smart Playback

Swiftly find and download moments of interest by choosing the event type or sliding the timeline.


All in the Tapo App


Tapo Sharing

Invite your family members to manage the camera together.


Tapo Values Your Privacy

Privacy Zones and Privacy Mode

Set up blocked areas or disable streaming and recording in the Tapo app to prevent recording your private spaces. Record only areas that need to be monitored to ensure your privacy is not leaked.

Two-Step Verification

Accessing your videos and account requires an additional layer of verification beyond just your username and password. This robust measure safeguards your credentials and personal data, deterring unauthorized access.

  • No Hub Required

    Connect the camera via Wi-Fi for a more flexible installation.

  • Customizable Activity Zone

    Customize detection zones to receive alerts for your most important areas.

  • Could you leave it at the door, please?
    Hi, I have a delivery here.

    Two-Way Audio

    Communicate directly with a subject in frame from wherever you are.

  • Alexa, show me my backyard camera.

    Voice Activated View

    Works with Amazon Alexa and Google Home for hands-free automation.

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    Flexible Angle Adjustment

    Mount your solar panel on the wall or roof and adjust its angle flexibly to capture enough sunlight with an angle-adjustable bracket.

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    High-Efficiency Solar Cells

    The premium solar panel constructed of monocrystalline silicon cells harnesses the sun's energy with more efficiency than traditional panels, keeping your devices charged and ready.

Image Sensor 1/3" Progressive Scan CMOS Starlight Sensor
Lens Focal Length: 2.1 mm
Aperture: F2.1
Field of View: 150° (Diagonal), 134°(Horizontal), 77°(Vertical)
Night Vision 850 nm IR LED (49 ft / 15 m)
Full-Color Night Vision
Lighting 4× Built-in IR LED
4× Built-in WHITE LED
Interface & Button 1* switch button
1* reset button
1* MicroSD Card Slot
Connection Capacity A solar panel can only connect to one camera
Output Port Type-C
*A Type-C to Micro USB adapter (Included) is required for a camera with a Micro USB charging port
Maximum Resolution 2K QHD 4MP (2560 × 1440 px)
Frame Rate 15/20/(25/30)fps
Video Compression H.264
Live View YES
Image Enhancement 3DNR
Audio Input & Output Built-in Microphone and Speaker
Audio Communication Two-Way Audio with Noise Cancellation
Siren Volume 94 dB (Level measured at 4-inch/10-cm distance)
Local Storage Supports microSD Card (Up to 512GB)
(Purchase Separately)
Cloud Storage Tapo Care Cloud Storage Services (Subscription required)
Sensor Single Motion Sensor (FOV: 130° horizontal)
Single Ambient Light Sensors
AI Detection Motion Detection
Person Detection
Pet Detection
Vehicle 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
Security 128-bit AES Encryption with SSL/TLS
Power Source 10000 mAh Built-in Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery
Solar Panel: Tapo A201
Input Voltage Adapter Input: 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz (Not include)
Output Voltage Adapter Output: 5.0 V, 2.0 A (Not include)
Solar Panel Max Charging Voltage: 5.2 V
Solar Panel Max Charging Power: 2.5 W
Smart Integration Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa
Weather Resistance IP66
System Requirements Tapo App: iOS 9.0 or higher, Andriod 4.4 or higher
Mounting Options Ceiling-Mounted, Wall-Mounted
Operating Temperature -20℃~45℃
Storage Temperature -20℃~60℃
Operating Humidity 10%~90% RH, Non-condensing
Storage Humidity 5%~90% RH, Non-condensing
Charging Temperature 0-45℃
Dimensions Camera Dimensions:
D64.76mm*116.16mm (Without Brackets)
Solar Panel Dimensions:
173.42 × 120.42 × 15.7 mm (6.83 × 4.74 × 0.62 in)
Package Contents TC85 Cameras × 3
Tapo A201 Solar Panels × 3
Camera Brackets × 3
Extension Wires × 3
Decorative Cover Plates × 3
Mounting Templates × 3
Type-C to Micro USB Adapters × 3
Mounting Anchors × 18
Mounting Screws × 18
Waterproof Seals × 6
Battery Charger Cable × 1
Cable Ties × 3
Screw Caps × 6
Quick Start Guide
Certifications CE, FCC, DOE, CEC, RCM, KC, NCC, BSMI, NTRA

145 min of sunlight time is based on standard environmental conditions (1000W/m2, 25°C, AM1.5) and specified working scenes (up to 100 events triggered per day). Actual required time of sunlight may vary.
2The battery is not removable. 300-day battery life is based on Tapo laboratory tests with 230s of use per day. Increased usage of 360s per day reduces battery life to 180 days. The time of use includes recording and watching live views. Actual battery life may vary due to device settings, usage, router specifications, and environmental factors.
3microSD card purchased separately. Actual storage capacity depends on the size of the microSD card used.
4Subscribe for cloud storage at
*The suitable temperature for Solar Panel is -20℃~45℃. The working temperature range for battery charging should be maintained at 0℃~45℃.