The all new Hik-Connect 4.0 APK is now available for download. Hik-Connect app is used to connect with Hikvision cameras at home or work place. Hikvision is a popular Chinese manufacturer of CCTV and surveillance cameras. Connecting to their cameras is extremely easy, thanks to the Hik-Connect app for Android and iOS devices. The new Hik-Connect 4.0 brings an improved optimized UI, some newly added functions and the usual bug fixes. We have a direct link to the latest Hik-Connect 4.0 APK in the download section below.
This app connects to Hikvision cameras, DVR and NVR devices, and keeps you in touch even when you are not around. You can easily operate and manage all your security devices from an Android phone or tablet. Hik-Connect allows you to view live images, playback video and even receive notifications and alerts based on settings on your NVR.
Hik-Connect for Android – Features
As mentioned earlier, Hik-Connect is the official mobile app to connect with Hikvision security cameras on Android (and on iOS devices). It’s allows you to watch live video, playback the footage and take screenshots easily for something you might want to store in your phone. Let’s take a look at the some of the main highlights and features of Hik-Connect app:
- Video playback
- Real-time notifications
- Two-way remote communication
- Video intercom devices to answer calls at the door
- Remote arming using security control panel
- Device sharing with assigned permissions
- Convenient and secure fingerprint login
Download Hik-Connect 4.0 APK for Android
You can download Hik-Connect from the Google Play Store directly, but it does not have the latest v4.0 of the app. Hikvision team has yet to update the app on the Play Store, instead the new Hik-Connect 4.0 APK is only available on their own App Store.
This app should work on any Android phone or tablet. Simply install the app, and login with your Hikvision account to view and manage your security cameras, DVRs and NVRs.
How to Install Hik-Connect APK
If this is your very first time trying to install an Android APK manually on your phone or tablet, follow the instructions below. These steps below will help you download and install Hik-Connect APK on your device:
Step 1 – Download Hik-Connect 4.0 APK from the download link; preferably directly on your phone.
Step 2 – Locate the APK you just downloaded and open it to install.
Step 3 – If you are installing an APK directly for the very first time, you would be notified to enable “Unknown Source” setting. If not sure about this, we have written a tutorial. See link below on where to find this setting.
Step 4 – After enabling, tap on the install button at the bottom right.
Step 5 – Once installation is complete, the wizard will display the following status. Tap on Open to go straight to the app or on Done to close wizard and manually start the app from its shortcut.
Great! You now have the latest Hik-Connect app installed on your Android device. Drop a comment below and share your thoughts about this new version.
If this instructions / guide was not clear enough or you are stuck somewhere, you can read our complete guide on how to install APK files on your Android device here: How to Install Android APK Files Manually.