We’ve spent hundreds of hours researching and comparing 8X Optical Zoom of all specifications to find the best one for any need (or budget). Here are the results.

The Best 8X Optical Zoom of 2020 – Top Rated & Reviewed

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Rank No. #1
Digital Camera,8X Optical Zoom Camera,24MP 2.7 Inch Mini Camera for Backpacking, Compact HD Cameras for Photography Students Cameras for Adult/Seniors/Kids
  • 【Mini Digital Camera】18 Mega pixels CMOS sensor,support image capture and video shooting.The image format is JPEG,the video format is AVI.2.7 Inch LCD display and 8X digital zoom.This is a cost-effective entry-level ordinary camera,easy to operate,good for newbie/students/family,and good as a gift.
  • 【Pocket Cameras Digital with Zoom】8X optical zoom enlarges your picture,you can take the expected photos according to the actual scene.Multifunction: Anti-Shake,Face Detection,Smile Capture,Continue Shot,Self-timer etc.
  • 【Compact Cameras for Photography】Compact small size 90*60*18mm, only Weight 150g,easy to carry around.Pho Tags Express software for managing and enhanceing your photos,printing,sending photos by e-mails and much more.
  • 【HD Digital Camera for Backpacking】Lanyard and pocket for portability, convenient for you to travel abroad.High-capacity rechargeable lithium battery, reduce charging time.SD memory card slot,support MAX 32G SD card(Not included),can shoot many high-definition photos and videos without worrying about insufficient memory.USB 2.0 interface,share images or videos to your social media.
  • 【Optical Zoom Camera with Flash Light】Internal microphone and speaker (record sound videos),it support hot shoe interface so you can open flash light according to scene needs,excellent performance in low light conditions.Suggest to open the flash when you use this indoor.
Rank No. #2
(Hikvision Compatible) 8MP PoE PTZ IP Camera Outdoor,18x Optical Zoom 30x Digital Zoom,Pan/Tilt/4.7~84.6 mm Lens,165ft IR Night Vision,IP66,WDR,Support ONVIF Protocol,H.265,IVS Intelligent Detection
  • 【Pan/Tilt/4.7mm~84.6mm Zoom and Ultra HD 8MP】·This outdoor ptz poe camera Pan Range:0° to 360°,Tilt Range:-15° to 90°, 4.7 mm-84.6 mm Lens Powerful 18x optical zoom,Easily zoom in and zoom out to view distant objects without affecting the image quality, 1/2.8” 8Megapixel CMOS, Ultra HD 20fps @ 8MP (3840x2160) resolution is 4 times that of 4MP Camera, providing a higher definition and smoother visual experience.
  • 【165 Feet infrared night vision & WDR】Advanced night vision with 4pcs high performance infrared array LED lights extend the at night viewing distance to 165ft,this 8mp ptz poe camera uses advanced wide dynamic range (WDR 120db) technology. In a strong contrast environment, you can get clear details. In a high-brightness and backlit environment, you can also get clear images in bright and dark areas with strong light sources.
  • 【IP66 Protection & POE】 This 8mp ptz poe camera passes a series of strict test on dust and soak. with IP66 waterproof and dustproof function, and the enclosure can works normal after soaking in 1 m deep water for 30 minutes,and can withstand extreme temperatures from -40°F to 140°F.Support PoE(Power over Ethernet), plug in PoE injector/switch/NVR and camera will be up and running, eliminating the need to install a separate power cable, simplifies installation, and lowers cabling costs.
  • 【H.265 & ONVIF Compatibility】Compared with the old H.264 video compression technology, the intelligent H.265(ITU-T VCEG)video compression standard provides twice the data compression rate under the same video, thereby reducing storage requirements by 70%.The 8mp ptz poe camera is in compliance with ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) specifications, which can ensure interoperability between third-party NVR products,and can be plug and play with Hikvision NVR,Perfect connection.
  • 【Remote control and lifetime manufacturer technical support】This 8mp ptz camera can access Apple App or Google Play store via smartphone to download the "Danale" app for iOS or Android devices for P2P control, so you can watch real-time video anytime, anywhere To protect your children or property, we provide a 2-year seller warranty for all products, as well as lifetime and professional technical support,If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
Rank No. #3
Nikon COOLPIX S3700 Digital Camera with 8x Optical Zoom and Built-In Wi-Fi (Silver)
  • 8x optical zoom; 16x dynamic fine zoom, an enhanced zoom function that effectively doubles your reach
  • 720p HD video capabilities
  • 16 Scene Modes and Scene Auto Selector
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication technology allow you to wirelessly share photos to a compatible smartphone
Rank No. #4
ANNKE Zoom 4K 8MP Ultra HD TVI Bullet Security Camera with 5X Optical Zoom& Motorized Varifocal Lens (2.7-13.5 mm), 260 ft Night Vision, IP67 Weatherproof for Outdoor Indoor CCTV Surveillance
  • 【4K Ultra HD Images with Sony STARVIS Sensor】 ANNKE 8MP security camera with the 1/2.8”Sony STARVIS IMX415 imaging sensor delivers the clearest 4K Ultra HD images day and night, much clearer than other 8MP IP/analog surveillance cameras with traditional image sensors. Note: Get a dedicated power adapter for the camera to get seamless power supply.
  • 【5X Optical Zoom with the Varifocal Lens】The 2.7-13.5 mm motorized varifocal lens with the auto focus function provides 5X optical zoom, enabling you to zoom in for more details or zoom out for wide viewing angle without degrading image clarity. Cover wide-range areas with 45.6° - 108.1° field of view.
  • 【260 ft Super Long EXIR 2.0 Night Vision】The advanced EXIR 2.0 tech provides up to 260 ft/80 m long-range night vision distance, much sharper than infrared video security cameras. 105 dB digital WDR and 3D DNR eliminate the image noise greatly, delivering truly 4K Ultra HD videos day or night.
  • 【Powerful 4-in-1 Compatibility】 The CCTV surveillance camera supports 8MP/5MP/4MP/3MP TVI, 8MP AHD, CVI & CVBS video output, compatible with almost all brands’ DVRs for 24/7 recording. Switch the video output directly and easily by controlling the button on the camera’s cable based on your DVR’s output mode.
  • 【Brave All Extreme Climates with IP67 Weatherproof】 The industrial-level IP67 weatherproof rating ensures the video surveillance camera to work perfectly in all harsh weather, outdoors or indoors, regardless rain or shine, snow or sleet (-40 °C – 60 °C). The solid housing provides fast heat dissipation and scratch resistance.
Rank No. #5
Amcrest 4K Optical Zoom IP Camera, Varifocal 8MP Outdoor POE Camera Bullet, 4X Optical Zoom Security Camera, 2.7mm~12mm Lens, IP67 Weatherproof, IK10 Resistant, MicroSD Recording, (IP8M-MB2546EW)
  • EXPERIENCE ULTRA HD 4K – Stunning ultra-high quality 4K (8-Megapixel / 3840x2160) resolution featuring enhanced low light capability utilizing the latest Starvis image sensor and chipset. This outdoor security camera optical zoom boasts a super-wide 110°~40° viewing angle allows you to cover more ground and keep more of what matters to you safe. Power Over Ethernet (POE camera) for easy installation (POE Injector or Switch Required; Not Included, Sold Separately).
  • SMARTER SECURITY – Receive motion alert notifications and review footage via your smartphone from your PoE camera varifocal with the Amcrest View app. Playback and record professionally on a PC using Amcrest Surveillance Pro software or Blue Iris Professional. Works with Amcrest Cloud remote video storage, MicroSD card, Amcrest NVRs, QNAP NAS, FTP, Pale Moon and Sea Monkey Browsers, Safari, Firefox 49.0 and Chrome with Amcrest Web View Extension.
  • DAY OR NIGHT, RAIN OR SHINE – This 4K IP camera optical zoom features a heavy-duty metal weatherproof IP67 housing as well as IK10 Resistant housing, features 4 built-in IR LEDs and a Starvis 1/2.5” 8MP progressive image sensor to achieve unsurpassed low-light capability and night-vision up to 164 feet. Dual H.265/H.264 compression allows for maximum encryption with the latest technology as well as backwards compatibility with legacy platforms.
  • SECURE CLOUD VIDEO BACKUP – The optional Amcrest Cloud remote video storage subscription service allows you automatically view and store your recordings off-site in a third-party location hosted and secured by Amazon AWS. This way if something happens to your local PC/NVR/SDcard/NAS, the footage will be safely recorded in a secure off-site location and accessible to you through a web-based Flash interface for PC (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Edge) and AmcrestCloud smartphone app.
  • SIMPLE, RELIABLE, SECURE – This Amcrest Optical Zoom PoE IP camera features a secure SSL/HTTPS connection, FCC and CE certificates and receives regular firmware updates. At Amcrest, we want to ensure the safety of our customers, their loved ones, homes and businesses. You’ll receive a full 1-year US Warranty and Lifetime Support provided directly from Amcrest.
Rank No. #6
Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS 16.0 MP Digital Camera with 8x Optical Zoom 28mm Wide-Angle Lens and 720p HD Video Recording (Red) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
  • Built in Wi-Fi for wireless transfer of images to socian networking sites
  • 8X Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle lens
  • 16.0 MP sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor and 720p HD video recording
  • Smart AUTO with 32 pedefined photo capture settings
  • ECO mode for economy power consumption
Rank No. #7
Amcrest 4K Optical Zoom IP Camera, Motorized Lens, 8MP Outdoor POE Camera Dome, 4X Optical Zoom Security Camera Turret, 2.7mm~12mm Lens, IP67 IK10 Vandal Resistant, Built-in Mic, (IP8M-MT2544EW)
  • EXPERIENCE ULTRA HD 4K – Stunning ultra-high quality 4K (8-Megapixel / 3840x2160) resolution featuring built-in mic and enhanced low light capability utilizing the latest CMOS image sensor and chipset. This outdoor security camera’s optical zoom boasts a super-wide 40°~110° viewing angle which allows you to cover more ground and keep more of what matters to you safe.Power Over Ethernet (POE camera) for easy installation (POE Injector or Switch Required; Not Included, Sold Separately).
  • SMARTER SECURITY – Receive motion alert notifications and review footage via your smartphone from your camera with the Amcrest View app. Playback and record professionally on a PC using Amcrest Surveillance Pro or Blue Iris Professional. Works with Amcrest Cloud remote video storage, MicroSD card (class 10 or higher, up to 128GB), Amcrest NVRs, QNAP NAS, FTP, and other mainstream web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla FireFox, Safari, Microsoft Edge, etc.
  • DAY OR NIGHT, RAIN OR SHINE – This 4K IP camera features a heavy-duty metal weatherproof IP67 housing, 2 built-in IR LEDs, and a CMOS 1/2.5” 8MP progressive image sensor to achieve unsurpassed low-light capability and night-vision up to 164 feet. Dual H.265/H.264 compression allows for maximum encryption with the latest technology as well as backwards compatibility with legacy platforms.
  • SECURE CLOUD VIDEO BACKUP – The optional Amcrest Cloud remote video storage subscription service allows you automatically view and store your recordings off-site in a third-party location hosted and secured by Amazon AWS. This way if something happens to your local PC/NVR/SDcard/NAS, the footage will be safely recorded in a secure off-site location and accessible to you through a web-based Flash interface for PC (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Edge) and AmcrestCloud smartphone app.
  • SIMPLE, RELIABLE, SECURE – This Amcrest Optical Zoom PoE IP camera features a secure SSL/HTTPS connection, FCC and CE certificates and receives regular firmware updates. At Amcrest, we want to ensure the safety of our customers, their loved ones, homes and businesses. You’ll receive a full 1-year US Warranty and Lifetime Support provided directly from Amcrest.
Rank No. #8
JideTech 5MP H.265 PTZ POE IP Security Dome Camera with 20X Optical Zoom Built in Two Way Audio Waterproof IR-Cut Night Vision Support SD Card for Indoor and Outdoor Security Surveillance
  • 【High-definition Picture Quality】- 5.0 megapixels, auto iris, 20x auto zoom with infrared night vision. Let you experience every perfect close-up detail.PLEASE NOTE: CAN'T work with Mac.OS
  • 【Built-in POE】- Only need one network cable connected to the POE switch and the camera will work. No need to connect power supply, more convenient.
  • 【Watch in Real Time】- You can monitor the screen and sound of your space from the App or PC whenever and wherever you want. IE ((Need to download plugin: Active X )and Chrome support (Need to download plugin IE TAB ). This camera is built in 2-ways audio inside. Support SD card, up to 128G.
  • 【Motion Detection】- Get informed about every movement in your house via app push notification or email alert/snapshot. Compatible with third-party software: iSpy, Milestone, Digi fort and Blue Iris. Support onvif protocol GB / T28281, cooperation with Hikvision, XM, Amcrest NVR and QNAP Storage etc.
  • 【Best service】Will this Camera work with my NVR ? Camera is compatible with onvif 2.4, generally speaking, it is possible to work with NVR supporting ONVIF. Some customers help us verify that the camera can work with HiVision, Amcrest, Lorex, GW NVRs. If you have NVR problem, please contact us via Amazon email or find us on the manual, we will provide you with the best service. JideTech promises: 1-year warranty service and lifetime technical support. So, you can try it without any worries !
Rank No. #9
SMTAV 30x Optical + 8X Digital Zoom,high-Speed PTZ,3G-SDI, HDMI Output,H.265 Support Video Conference Cameras
  • HD: 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 1080i/60, 1080i/50, 1080p/30, 1080p/25, 720p/60, 720p/50, 720p/30, 720p/25, 640x480p/240 SD: 480i, 576i
  • 30x, f4.42mm ~ 132.6mm, F1.8 ~ F2.8; 8x Digital Zoom; 1/2.7'', CMOS, Effective Pixel: 2.07M;
  • Support protocols:TCP/IP, HTTP, RTSP, RTMP, Onvif, DHCP, Multicast, etc.
  • 1xHDMI: Version 1.3; 1x3G-SDI: BNC type, 800mVp-p, 75Ω, Along to SMPTE 424M standard; 1xRJ45: 10M/100M Ethernet Interface; 1-ch: 3.5mm Audio Interface, Line In; 1xUSB2.0: Type A female jack
  • 1xRS232 In: 8pin Min DIN, Protocol: VISCA/Pelco-D/Pelco-P; 1xRS232 Out: 8pin Min DIN, Protocol: VISCA network use only; 1xRS485: 2pin Phoenix Port, Max Distance: 1200m, Protocol: VISCA/Pelco-D/Pelco-P
SaleRank No. #10
Reolink PoE Camera 5MP Super HD 4X Optical Zoom Outdoor Indoor Video Surveillance Work with Google Assistant, IP Security IR Night Vision Motion Detection with Phone App RLC-511
  • 5MP Camera Super HD and 100ft Night Vision: The PoE surveillance camera is 5MP (2560x1920) high-resolution with built-in 24pcs infrared illuminators to see up to 100ft long range decent IR night vision at dark or in low-light condition around the detached garage, front door, driveway and etc.
  • 4X Optical Zoom PoE Security Camera: This wired security camera outdoor, powered over Ethernet (PoE) by simple installation, with wide viewing angle (31°~90˚) to capture more, has 4x optical zoom with a 2.7-12mm motorized lens to see more sharp details without image impairment.
  • Free and Functional apps: Work with Google Assistant, the 5mp PoE security cameras can live stream to your TV in real-time using simple voice-activated commands. Free and easy Reolink app on iPhone/Android, Windows PC Client, Mac app, with no monthly subscription fee. Support at least 8 PoE IP camera sources to remote access, live view, video recording and playback recorded video.
  • Real-Time Motion Alert: The PoE camera indoor/outdoor has motion detection triggering an email notification or FTP alert in real time, with customized motion sensing areas and schedulable motion detection, adjustable motion sensor sensibility to reduce false alarm.
  • 24x7 Surveillance: Customized video recording on apps and Client, 24x7 monitoring and surveillance with NVRs 24x7 continuous recording and storage, video playback on Reolink NVRs (support up to 16 cameras and all Reolink PoE cameras).

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(5) Color

8X Optical Zooms also come in a variety of colors. Do you need a particular color? You should also consider whether the color of your 8X Optical Zoom would have any effect on the efficiency of its operation.

(6) Durability

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(7) Storage

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Customer rating is one of the best criteria for choosing an 8X Optical Zoom. It is hard to know exactly how an 8X Optical Zoom will perform until you get it home and try it out.

(9) Warranty

Make sure the 8X Optical Zoom you are considering is backed by a good manufacturer’s warranty. If it isn’t, you might be better off with another ones.