Industry-Leading 180-Degree Field-of-View with Square 1:1 Aspect Ratio Delivers Most Complete Front-Entry Protection, With Direct-to-Mobile Video Calls for Faster Response
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 16February 2021 - Arlo Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ARLO), one of the leading internet-connected camera brands, today announced the launch ofits all-new Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wire-Free which brings the award-winning features ofits popular Wired Video Doorbell to an easy-to-install, wire-free,battery-powered design. Arlo's latest front-entry solution -- which joins arobust ecosystem of home security products and services -- captures what conventionalvideo doorbells can't. An industry-leading, 180-degree viewing angle with a square,1:1 aspect ratio ensures users can see packages on the ground or visitors fromhead-to-toe on their mobile devices. HD video resolution combined withdirect-to-mobile video calls, clear, two-way audio and personalised alerts, allowusers to quickly reply to guests or take action. Able to connect directly toWiFi, the latest solution can be powered by its rechargeable battery1or be hardwired for continuous charging2. With a RRP of S$329, the ArloEssential Video Doorbell Wire-Free is now available atmajor retailers including Harvey Norman, Challenger as wellas the official Arlo stores on LazadaSingapore andShopeeSingapore.
"In today's world, having a smart videodoorbell at your front door is more valuable than ever," said Brad Little, Vice President & Managing DirectorAPAC. "Unlike other video doorbells thatcan lag in response time, our new Essential Video Doorbell Wire-Free leveragesthe latest hardware and software advancements for swift, comprehensivemonitoring. Industry-leading picture and audio quality combined with ourAI-based subscription service, Arlo Smart, enable complete front doorprotection. Users can receive smart notifications and secure, simple access viathe Arlo App, allowing them to quickly and easily live stream or respond toguests."
Direct-to-mobile video calls, clear, two-wayaudio and pre-recorded quick-reply messages all enable convenient, in-the-momentcommunication with visitors. Traditionally, video doorbells require users totake multiple steps to view and respond to guests once receiving anotification, causing delays where a user could easily miss their visitor. The ArloEssential Video Doorbell Wire-Free solves this problem by sending a live, HDvideo call right to the user's smartphone once the doorbell is pressed,enabling them to quickly take action by deploying a response.
Features of the all-new Arlo Essential VideoDoorbell Wire-Free include:
- 180°Viewing Angle: Optimised for thefront door with a 1:1 aspect ratio so you can see a person from head to toe ora package on the ground
- Direct-to-MobileVideo Call: Calls your phonedirectly so you never miss a visitor
- MultiplePowering Options: Install withoutwires using the rechargeable battery1, or hardwire to existingwiring for continuous charging2
- MotionDetection and Alerts: Receivealerts when motion is detected
- AngleMount: Easily adjust viewingangle to fully and clearly see visitors
- 2-WayAudio: Hear what matters with clear,noise-cancelling audio
- More Ways to Answer: Quick Reply Messages enableusers to play pre-recorded messages for instant response to guests
- VisitorMessaging: Guests can leaveyou a voice message if you're unable to answer the door, and you can listenremotely at your convenience
- HDVideo with HDR: Capture vividdetail in bright and dark areas with HDR
- NightVision: See who's at your doorat night, even without a light on
- WeatherResistant: Designed towithstand heat, cold, rain or sun
- PlatformCompatibility: Works with Alexa,Google Assistant and IFTTT for easy interaction, automation, and control
- Directto WiFi: Connects directly toWiFi for simple setup allowing it to function as a standalone home security solution without the need for a separatebase station
- Built-InSmart Siren: Trigger yoursiren automatically or manually from the Arlo app during an event
- SilentMode: Temporarily disableincoming calls, Arlo Chime melodies, and/or traditional chime rings
- Notificationsthat Matter: Get alerts whenyour Essential Video Doorbell Wire-Free spots people, vehicles, animals or apackage with Arlo Smart via an included three-month trial with rolling 30-daycloud recordings
The purchase of an Arlo Essential VideoDoorbell Wire-Free unlocks a complimentary three-month trial to Arlo's AI subscription-basedservice, Arlo Smart. Users will receive access to 30-days of rolling HD videorecordings to store and view video clips. Notification settings can beadjusted, enabling Arlo Smart subscribers to fully customise their experienceto spot people, vehicles, animals or packages3. Controlled entirely throughthe Arlo app, users can easily view live streams and recordings, adjust theircamera settings or access cloud recordings.
For more information on the full range of Arlo smart home security products and services, visit https://www.arlo.com/asia/.
1 Rechargeable battery lasts from three tosix months on one charge
2 If choosing to hardwire, users will needexisting electrical/doorbell wiring with voltage between 8V AC and 24V AC
3 Personalisedalerts made available through the complimentary three-month Arlo Smart trialsubscription
About Arlo Technologies, Inc.
Arlo is the award-winning, industry leader that is transforming theway people experience the connected lifestyle. Arlo's deep expertise in productdesign, wireless connectivity, cloud infrastructure and cutting-edge AIcapabilities focuses on delivering a seamless, smart home experience for Arlousers that is easy to setup and interact with every day. The company'scloud-based platform provides users with visibility, insight and a powerfulmeans to help protect and connect in real-time with the people and things thatmatter most, from any location with a Wi-Fi or a mobile connection. To date,Arlo has launched several categories of award-winning smart connected devices,including wire-free smart Wi-Fi and 4G-enabled security cameras, audio andvideo doorbells, and floodlight.
With a mission to bring users peace of mind,Arlo is as passionate about protecting user privacy as it is about safeguardinghomes and families. Arlo is committed to supporting industry standards for dataprotection designed to keep users' personal information private and in theircontrol. Arlo doesn't monetise personal data, provides enhanced controls foruser data, supports privacy legislation, keeps user data safely secure, andputs security at the forefront of company culture.
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