2018 Game Camera Reviews

Most of our game camera reviews are sorted and then displayed only showing models within a particular brand.  We have had several requests to display the best trail camera reviews across all brands. Below, you will find trail camera reviews listed in order of their TCP Rating (0 - 100). 

All our trail cameras come with our exclusive 2-year warranty, free returns and 90-day no questions asked guarantee. 

Browning Strike Force Pro XD

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Browning Strike Force Pro XD Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - Picture quality, video quality, detection speed, long battery life, and ease of operation; what else could you ask for? The Browning Strike Force XD is an outstanding trail camera and has...

From $199.95

Spypoint Solar

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Spypoint Solar Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - The Solar trail camera has a built-in solar panel. This unique trail camera has unmatched battery life, trigger speed and recovery time. This is the most intriguing camera we have seen...

From $199.95
$199.99

Browning Strike Force HD PRO

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Browning Strike Force HD PRO Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - The Browning Strike Force Pro Review shows incredible trigger speeds, 11-month battery life, and great picture/video quality; all packed in a sub-micro trail camera that includes an internal picture viewer.

From $159.95

Browning Dark Ops Pro XD

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Browning Dark Ops Pro XD Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - This is an excellent camera in every facet. Great pictures, good videos, extremely fast, long battery life, and easy to set up. We wish this were truly no glow, but the...

From $219.95

Browning Dark Ops HD Pro

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Browning Dark Ops HD Pro Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - The Dark Ops Pro is an outstanding no glow IR trailcam. Battery life is top-notch, the look/feel/interface of the camera is among our favorites, the detection speeds are very fast and...

From $169.95

Browning Recon Force Advantage

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Browning Recon Force Advantage Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - This camera takes incredible videos & pictures. The detection is much improved and the battery life is 8.7 months. You will be hard-pressed to find a better red glow video/picture trail...

From $179.95

Stealth Cam DS4K

Rated by TCP Experts: 88/100

Stealth Cam DS4K Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 88/100 - The Stealth Cam DS4K has killer battery life, easy programming, respectable detection speeds, and excellent 1440p videos. Picture quality is insanely realistic. We like this camera a lot.

From $189.95

Browning Spec Ops Advantage

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Browning Spec Ops Advantage Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - You can't go wrong with the Spec Ops Advantage. It checks all the marks regarding image/video quality, battery life, detection capabilities, and easy setup. It even has an internal viewer. This...

From $189.95

Reconyx Hyperfire 2

Rated by TCP Experts: 87/100

Reconyx Hyperfire 2 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 87/100 - The Hyperfire 2 is an excellent picture taking low glow IR trail camera. It combines speed, with incredible battery life, and best in class night pictures. The video quality will disappoint...

$399.95

Browning Recon Force 4K

Rated by TCP Experts: 87/100

Browning Recon Force 4K Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 87/100 - The Browning 4K has not lived up to our expectations in the image quality category. While it takes really good pictures and videos, we actually think the less expensive Browning cameras...

$249.95

Spypoint Force 11D

Rated by TCP Experts: 86/100

Spypoint Force 11D Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 86/100 - This is one of the fastest trail cameras on the market, regardless of price. The 11D is very efficient and can last over 21 months on a set of batteries. We...

From $149.95

Browning Strike Force Extreme

Rated by TCP Experts: 86/100

Browning Strike Force Extreme Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 86/100 - The Strike Force Extreme is a really good red glow trail camera. It takes good pictures, is fast, and has good battery life. For the money, we believe the Browning Pro...

$139.95

Reconyx XS8

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The Ultrafire XS8 is a brand new video security trail camera from Reconyx. The XS8 features "dynamic video," which records video as long as there is motion in front of the...

From $699.95

Reconyx UltraFire XR6

Rated by TCP Experts: 85/100

Reconyx UltraFire XR6 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 85/100 - Initially, this camera jumps off the page from its price and slow trigger speeds. However, it will win you over if you like videos. The processor in this camera takes unbelievable...

From $599.95

Stealth Cam XV4

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The XV4 is a really solid overall trail camera. It doesn't have any great weakness and scores well above average in all categories. This is a jack-of-all-trades type of camera as...

$179.95

Browning Dark Ops Extreme

Rated by TCP Experts: 85/100

Browning Dark Ops Extreme Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The Dark Ops Extreme is a solid true no glow trail camera. It takes good pictures, is fast, and has good battery life. For the money, we believe the Browning Pro...

$149.95

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor No Glow Camo

Rated by TCP Experts: 84/100

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor No Glow Camo Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 84/100 - The Bushnell Aggressor Camo is one of the fastest detecting trailcams on the market. It also has 8+ months of battery life and a durable case design. Picture quality is inconsistent...

$219.95

Hawk Ghost HD20

Rated by TCP Experts: 84/100

Hawk Ghost HD20 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 84/100 - The Ghost HD20 is a wireless game camera that programs from your smartphone. This camera takes good pictures, has long battery life, and is incredibly fast. We don't like the micro-SD...

$169.95

Spypoint Force 10

Rated by TCP Experts: 83/100

Spypoint Force 10 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 83/100 - This red glow game camera is known for fast detection speeds and 16-month battery life. Night pictures are blurry but overall, above average. Easy programming will get the camera up and...

From $109.95

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor Low Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 82/100

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor Low Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 82/100 - The Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Low Glow is a low glow trailcam. The Trophy Cam HD offers fast trigger speeds, long battery life, and the same great case design.

From $179.95

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor Low Glow Camo

Rated by TCP Experts: 82/100

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor Low Glow Camo Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 82/100 - The camo Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Low Glow is a red glow trailcam. The Trophy Cam HD offers fast trigger speeds, long battery life, and the same great case design.

$199.95

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor No Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 82/100

Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Aggressor No Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 82/100 - The Aggressor No Glow continues to be a top pick of the wildlife research community, hunters, and anyone needing a security camera. The camera is fast, durable, and dependable. It isn't...

From $199.95


 2018 Game Camera Reviews

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Narrowing down the field to find the best game cameras is no easy chore. If you are having problems sorting through the cameras above to find the best trail cameras for your specific needs, you will find help on our Trail Camera Selection Guide to help narrow down the cameras and options.

No matter how you plan on using your next trailcam, we have spent a lot of time reviewing them and hope our unbiased trail camera reviews will help you buy the best game cameras for your needs, both now and for many years to come.

Top 10 Game Cameras

We tend to group trail cams by their category. So, by sorting the above trailcam reviews they will automatically sort into the top ten game cameras for each category. If you are viewing all the cameras at once, the reviews will be sorted from first to worst, regardless of category or price.

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Additional Resources:

Moultrie Game Cameras - an overview of the Moultrie camera products we have reviewed for 2018.

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