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Nest Cam, HomeKit and Starling Hub

Nest Cam, HomeKit and Starling Hub

I have a lot of HomeKit devices, but I also have a Starling Hub because I already had some Nest and Nest Protects thermostats. Starling Hub works great. I need an outdoor camera and ringtone and I’m not happy with the condition of the outdoor cameras and HomeKit ringtones. I’ve been offered an outdoor Nest Cam ringtone and Nest Hello for Christmas, and I’m still deciding whether to set them up with Starling Hub or wait until there’s an outdoor HomeKit camera and a ringtone I like that can be a long time. I really like Nest products, other than these are not HomeKit compatible and I would like to use them with Starling Hub, but I have some questions. I also don’t want to get the Nest Aware subscription. 1) Can I record any video from a Nest or Nest Hello camera without the Nest Aware subscription? I know I can watch a live stream, but with Starling Hub and HomeKit save videos anytime without a Nest Aware subscription? 2) Is there any chance that the Starling Hub will ever be able to integrate Nest Cam and Nest Hello into HomeKit Secure Video so that videos can be saved? 3) Do you think Google will integrate Thread into existing Nest products and allow its use with HomePod mini and HomeKit?