Stream your security camera using Google Home Hub

Keep an eye on what matters by streaming your compatible security camera on your Google Home Hub.

What you need

  • A compatible security camera set up with the partner app

  • Google Home Hub

  • The Google Home app

Compatible security cameras

  • Arlo
  • atomi smart
  • homee Smart Home
  • mydlink Smart
  • ioe smart
  • iView iHome
  • KAFO Smart
  • Logi Circle
  • MCL DOMO
  • Momentum Smart Home
  • Nest
  • Netatmo
  • Panasonic HomeHawk
  • Q-See Plus
  • Smart K
  • TP-Link Kasa
  • Tuya Smart, Smart Life
  • Vivint
  • Zmodo
  • SpotCam

Step 1. Set up your security camera

Set up your security camera by following the steps provided by the device maker. Here's how to set up your camera with the Nest app.

Step 2. Set up your Google Home Hub

Step 3. Connect your security camera to Google Home Hub

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.

  2. Tap the Add Right arrowSet up deviceRight arrowHave something already set up?

  3. Find and tap your camera manufacturer in the list to finish the setup process.

Adding an additional camera

After you’ve linked a camera manufacturer to your Google Home app, say the following to your Google Home Hub to add an additional camera:

To do this: Say "Ok Google" or "Hey Google," then...
Sync all devices "Sync my devices"
Sync a device type "Sync my cameras"

Note: If you've already set up a Nest Cam you may have to unlink and relink your Nest account to see your Nest cam(s).

Step 4. Use voice commands to stream your security camera to your Google Home Hub

To do this:

Say "Ok Google" or "Hey Google," then...

Start stream

  • "Show [camera name]"

  • "What’s on [camera name]?"

  • "[Camera name] on [Smart display name]"

  • "Play [camera name] on [Smart display name]"

  • "Show [camera name] on [Smart display name]"

Stop stream

"Stop"

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