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Regular game cameras? #7589702 08/26/19 12:30 PM
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Who makes the best 16mp camera for around $70? I've had good luck with wildgame innovations, will not buy a stealth camera ever again. Other than that, what do you recommend?


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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: KWood_TSU] #7590250 08/26/19 09:42 PM
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A little over $70, but i've had excellent luck with Brownings. The link below has one on sale for $84. I always wait until around this time of year to order because they put a bunch on sale when the new latest and greatest ones come out for the new season.

Browning on Midway USA Link

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Browning,but a little more than $70

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what they said ^


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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: ZK-315] #7592199 08/28/19 08:21 PM
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Originally Posted by ZK-315
A little over $70, but i've had excellent luck with Brownings. The link below has one on sale for $84. I always wait until around this time of year to order because they put a bunch on sale when the new latest and greatest ones come out for the new season.

Browning on Midway USA Link


B&H Photo has these for $89 delivered or $80 from several Amazon dealers.

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crap, I just bought 2 Stealth cams from Sam's yesterday for $100. crossing my fingers.


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Originally Posted by Scott W
crap, I just bought 2 Stealth cams from Sam's yesterday for $100. crossing my fingers.


Hope you do too, but the two I have give me terrible pictures. It's weird, they're not necessarily grainy or pixelated, but distorted I guess. And they're not user friendly at all.


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Originally Posted by KWood_TSU
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crap, I just bought 2 Stealth cams from Sam's yesterday for $100. crossing my fingers.


Hope you do too, but the two I have give me terrible pictures. It's weird, they're not necessarily grainy or pixelated, but distorted I guess. And they're not user friendly at all.

This is my biggest complaint about the Stealth cams that my dad has.

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I've had good luck with Stealth. YMMV.

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Browning all day long

Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: Dropp-243] #7619237 09/29/19 03:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Dropp-243
Browning,but a little more than $70

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I'm sorry this camera is only 14 MP.
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Browning,but a little more than $70

https://www.farmandhomesupply.com/b...OncxzwNGEBkcl9bRxMljUwhm2n8aAl5LEALw_wcB

I'm sorry this camera is only 14 MP.


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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: KWood_TSU] #7620880 10/01/19 03:15 PM
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They were cheaper the other day, but this is what I added. The rival 20 lightsout and the mirage 18 lightsout.

They both take pretty good pics, especially for a camera under $100, and they're extremely user friendly.

https://www.wildgameinnovations.com/browse/sale?product_list_limit=20


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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: KWood_TSU] #7621206 10/01/19 09:02 PM
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I have always had good luck with Bushnell Trophy Cams. They have just about phased them out, so I ordered 4 of them from Walmart.com today. 20 MP. $74 each plus tax - free shipping so total was just under $300.

3 years from now I’ll wish I had ordered a dozen....


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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: KWood_TSU] #7621580 10/02/19 12:24 PM
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Re: Regular game cameras? [Re: KWood_TSU] #7627461 10/08/19 07:38 PM
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+1 for Browning; we've had about half a dozen in our hunting group for awhile now and they were affordable, have good image quality, and have lasted multiple seasons (which is saying a lot for a game camera)

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Hey guys, don't get too hung up on the MP count with the game cameras. Check the stats on the sensor for a true MP size count. Most trail cameras have a smaller sensor size and software that tells the camera to multiply each pixel. Also remember, the camera is using a plastic lens normally less than 1/2 inch in diameter. They are like the cellphone cameras, the image looks great on your computer or phone. But try to make a print of the image and they fall apart.

Just find one that gives you a halfway decent image on your computer, long battery life, and a decent lifespan.

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Just bought another Browning (20MP), all with points and free shipping from Cabelas. Someone on here reminded of their sale. Thanks! up


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Originally Posted by Dropp-243
Browning,but a little more than $70


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Ive been using Browning for the last few years and they have been great





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Cabelas/BassPro has a Browning Strike Force 22MP for $99 with free 2 day shipping.

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