In this article, I talk about the YI Home camera SD card installation.
The process is very simple and takes less than 2 minutes.
It's recommended to format the card after the installation.
How to install an SD card on the YI Home camera
You need to use a micro SD card for the YI Home camera.
Here are the steps to insert the micro SD card into the camera.
The pictures below illustrate the entire process.
==> Insert the micro SD card into the camera's slot
==> Connect the USB cable to power the camera on.
==> Check if the camera is powered (shows a yellow LED).
Format the micro SD card on the YI Home App
See the pictures below for more details.
==> Click the gear icon on the right top.
==> Click "MicroSD card".
==> Click "Format Storage Card"
==> Click "OK" to confirm.
Wait while the camera formats the micro SD card.
Video: YI Home camera SD card installation
Here's a quick video on the YI Home camera SD card installation.
Watch the entire video to see the details
A Yellow LED starts flashing after powering the camera on, and after some seconds, it's possible to hear a "click sound". The LED changes to flashing blue and finally turns to a solid blue LED. to indicate the initialization process is finished.
Claudemir Martins is a former Samsung Engineer with 19+ years of experience in the surveillance industry. He has been traveling around 17 different countries to teach people how to design, and install CCTV systems. He is currently working for Axis Communications as a Technical Services Engineer and living in the United States with his family.