2020 Trail Camera Reviews

Trail cameras are offered in a seemingly endless number of configurations. Some trail cameras take pictures, some shoot videos, some are capable of doing both and some are even capable of doing both at the same time. Flash options include incandescent, white led, red glow infrared, low glow infrared and the completely invisible no glow infrared. There are both standard and wireless trail cameras. Wireless trail cameras can additionally be segmented into wifi trail cameras and cellular trail cameras.

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
Out of Stock

Browning Strike Force HD Pro X

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Browning Strike Force HD Pro X Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - The Strike Force Pro X scores well in every single category we test for and offers possibly the best value trail camera on the market. You'll have a hard time finding...

From $159.95

Browning Dark Ops HD Pro X

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Browning Dark Ops HD Pro X Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - The Dark Ops Pro X scores well in every single category we test for and offers possibly the best value low glow trail camera on the market. You'll have a hard...

From $169.95
Out of Stock

Bushnell Core DS No Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Bushnell Core DS No Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - The Bushnell Core Dual Sensor has everything and more that we look for in a low glow trail camera. The DS has nearly perfect speed and detection, outstanding photos and videos,...

From $219.95

Bushnell Core DS Low Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 90/100

Bushnell Core DS Low Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 90/100 - The Bushnell Core Dual Sensor has everything and more that we look for in a red glow trail camera. The DS has nearly perfect speed and detection, outstanding photos and videos,...

From $199.95

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
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Spypoint Solar-Dark

Rated by TCP Experts: 89/100

Spypoint Solar-Dark Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 89/100 - The Spypoint Solar Dark's incorporation of a solar panel has made changing batteries a thing of the past. The Solar Dark is low glow IR, has a great internal viewer, easy...

From $199.95

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
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Stealth Cam DS4K Max

Rated by TCP Experts: 88/100

Stealth Cam DS4K Max Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 88/100 - The DS4K Max combines great picture & video quality, with 14+ months of battery life, a great case design, and fast trigger speed. The recover speed and detection range are blow...

From $159.95
$189.95

Bushnell Core No Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 86/100

Bushnell Core No Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 86/100 - The Bushnell Core No Glow hangs its hat on extreme detection speeds and nearly 10 months of battery life on only 6 AA batteries. Outside of that, the rest of the...

From $149.95

Bushnell Core Low Glow

Rated by TCP Experts: 85/100

Bushnell Core Low Glow Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The Core Low Glow is extremely fast, takes a decent photo, and has good picture battery life. The battery life in video mode is slightly below average and pictures have a...

From $139.95
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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
Out of Stock

Moultrie M8000

Rated by TCP Experts: 84/100

Moultrie M8000 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 84/100 - The Moultrie M8000 has a lot going for it as it is extremely fast, detects out over 100', gets 7+ months of battery life, and takes excellent pictures and videos. The...

From $149.95

Stealth Cam G45NG Max

Rated by TCP Experts: 82/100

Stealth Cam G45NG Max Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 82/100 - The G45NG Max is an excellent choice for the consumer looking for a fast and durable camera capable of taking really good pictures and videos. The G45NG does not have a...

$149.95
$179.95

Stealth Cam G45NGX

Rated by TCP Experts: 82/100

Stealth Cam G45NGX Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 82/100 - The G45NGX gives great value as it is fast, efficient, and takes great day pictures. The night pictures and videos can overexpose on close objects, but the for money, this is...

$129.95
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Moultrie M8000i

Rated by TCP Experts: 81/100

Moultrie M8000i Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 81/100 - The Moultrie M8000i has a lot going for it as it is extremely fast, detects out over 100', gets 7+ months of battery life, and takes excellent pictures and videos. The...

From $159.95

Bushnell NatureView Cam HD

Rated by TCP Experts: 81/100

Bushnell NatureView Cam HD Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 81/100 - This is a close-focus trail camera designed for taking high-quality pictures of animals within 3 meters. The Natureview also comes with 2 additional lenses

$299.95

Browning Defender 850

Rated by TCP Experts: 79/100

Browning Defender 850 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 79/100 - The Browning Defender 850 in super fast, takes great pictures, records top-notch videos, and can transmit images to a phone. However, the biggest limiting factor of the Defender 850 is the...

$199.95
Out of Stock
$229.95

Browning Defender 940

Rated by TCP Experts: 78/100

Browning Defender 940 Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 78/100 - The Browning Defender 940 is super fast, takes great pictures, records top-notch videos, and can transmit images to a phone. However, the biggest limiting factor of the Defender 940 is the...

$229.95
Out of Stock
$249.95

Spypoint Link-S (Verizon)

Rated by TCP Experts: 85/100

Spypoint Link-S (Verizon) Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The Spypoint Link-S transmits photos directly to the app on your phone. Read our Spypoint Link S Review for all the details and take advantage of our 2-year warranty

From $499.95
$569.95

Spypoint Link-S (AT&T)

Rated by TCP Experts: 85/100

Spypoint Link-S (AT&T) Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 85/100 - The Spypoint Link-S transmits photos directly to the app on your phone. Read our Spypoint Link S Review for all the details and take advantage of our 2-year warranty

From $499.95
$569.95

Spypoint Link-Dark (AT&T)

Rated by TCP Experts: 84/100

Spypoint Link-Dark (AT&T) Customer Reviews

TCP Rating: 84/100 - The Link-Dark is low glow, fast, easy to setup, and has plenty of options for programming on the app. This is a big winner whether using for security or wildlife.

From $349.95


 2020 Game Camera Reviews

Whether you need a new hunting camera, security camera, wildlife camera or a dozen new camera traps for your wildlife scouting project we hope our reviews help you find the best trail camera for your budget. If you are tracking wildlife then we have the best deer cameras. If the cost is a factor then we offer the best trail cameras for the money. Find help selecting the top rate trail cameras here!

Every game camera review is completed with an unbiased eye and years of experience.

You can sort through all the camera reviews by category, brand or price.  As an example, if you are looking for cellular trail camera reviews, just sort by that.

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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