Use your Nest Cam as IP camera in HomeKit.
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LICENSE Remove trailing comma from last "useOMX" line Nov 28, 2017
package.json 0.0.11 Jun 28, 2018


Use your Nest Cam as IP camera in HomeKit with Homebridge.


  1. Install ffmpeg
  2. Install this plugin using: npm install -g homebridge-nest-cam
  3. Edit config.json and add the camera.
  4. Run Homebridge
  5. Add extra camera accessories in Home app. The setup code is the same as homebridge.

Config.json Example

  "platform": "Nest-cam",
  "username": "",
  "password": "",
  "useOMX": false

On Raspberry Pi you might want to use OMX for transcoding as CPU on the board is too slow. In that case, make sure the ffmpeg you installed has h264_omx support. There are pre-compiled deb online if you don't want to compile one yourself.