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 installtion.
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 16+ experience in the surveillance industry. He has been traveling around 17 different countries to teach people how to design, and install CCTV systems.