The Lawmate PV-CHG30i iPhone Charging Dock is functional as a smartphone charger and has a hidden camera/DVR built in. It comes with three interchangeable charging tips to fit most smartphones; lightning, USB-C and Micro USB. To view it remotely, connect it to a 2.4 GHz WiFi router and view the camera footage from anywhere on the free app on your phone or tablet. It also records the footage on a SD card. The camera has continuous or motion detection modes and is powered by plugging the charging dock into an AC outlet.