The Link-S has three modes in the settings that control night image quality: Overall, the night photos are a mixed bag. Also, the pictures sent to the app are highly compressed and not full resolution.
The full resolution pictures are stored to the SD card. [powr-image-slider id=a752b0a8_1495646068] Picture & Video Resting Power (on): 1.02 m W Picture Daytime/Nighttime Power Consumption: 36.83 Ws | 42.72 Ws The camera operates on 8 AA batteries.
You can also do both of these functions via the Spypoint app on your phone.
The Solar panel is a welcome addition to any cellular camera.
The big advantage here, is you won't have to search for a compatible solar panel and there are no cables for a squirrel to choose from.
In fact, just charge the camera for 48 hours before placing it in the field and the camera will do the rest of the work. The antenna seems a little flimsy, but we will keep an eye on it and if anything arises we will update this review.
This camera has a built-in python bracket on the back of the camera and a 1/4" x 20 threaded slot on the bottom for a Slate River Mount.
This camera has an internal screen for setup and for reviewing pictures.
The Link-S receives very high marks in speed, battery life, and user-friendliness.The night pictures will be a weakness unless you are using the camera in thick timber where maximum flash range isn't necessary.-TCP Staff The Spypoint Link-S immediately grabbed our attention for offering free data plans up to 100 photos per month.This means you can keep the camera in service, even in the months you wouldn't normally use a cell camera.If you have less than 3 bars of reception, we have had good luck with the Photo resolution: 12 mpxl (interpolated) Flash Type: Red Glow IR Link-S picture quality mimics that of the popular non-cellular Spypoint, the Force 11D. Bright color, good clarity and plenty of depth whether the camera was placed in bright sunlight or heavy timber. There is a limited amount of flash range and the pictures do have a slight halo (more light in the center of the image - less on the edges of the photo).