The Blink Mini compact indoor plug-in cam records 1080 HD video, has motion alerts with customizable motion detection zones, and works with Alexa. It requires a wired connection for power but connects wirelessly for data transmission over Wifi. The Blink Mini does NOT include Free Cloud storage like previous Blink camera but they include a free trial of the Blink cloud storage subscription through December 31, 2020. If you are an existing Blink customer, you can add these cameras to your existing account and will not have to pay for cloud storage. It will just share your existing allotment amongst all your cameras. If you are a new Blink customer, you can take advantage of the Free trial til the end of the year and then cloud storage starts at $3/month or you can opt to store clips local with the Blink Sync Module 2 releases later this year.