Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell | Arlo Home Security Systems

Arlo Essential Wire-Free

Video Doorbell

Complete picture. Total protection.

The Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell captures what traditional video doorbells can’t. With more clarity, wider viewing angle, and rechargeable battery, security has never been easier.

Rechargeable icon
Wire-Free install anywhere
Rechargeable battery with 6 months of battery life on one charge
Diagonal Viewing Angle icon
See more at your front door
180° Diagonal Viewing Angle
HD Icon
Capture more vivid details
HD Video with HDR
WiFi Icon
Set up easily
Connects directly to Wi-Fi
Person running icon
Get instant phone alerts
Smart Motion Detection

Complete Connected Home Security System

Google Assistant Icon Works with SmartThings

Join Arlo Secure Security to
unlock AI powered monitoring and verification
for your doorbell.

Object Detection
Be better informed by detecting the
difference between a person, package,
vehicle or animal.
Object Detection
Custom zones
Draw your own detection zones to only
get alerts that matter and avoid
unnecessary notifications.
Custom zones
Video Playback
Look back at what you missed with
30-days of crystal clear video history
you can easily share.
Video Playback

A full picture video Doorbell

The doorbell camera uses a unique square viewing angle and a superior wide 180-degree field of view so you can see a person from head to toe or a package on the ground.

180 degree viewing angle of delivery man at front door

Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell

180° diagonal viewing angle
Front door-optimized 1:1 aspect ratio

Reduced viewing angle of delivery man at front door

Traditional Video Doorbell

Reduced Viewing Angle
16:9 Aspect Ratio

Wifi Doorbell
Connect direct to WIFI

No base station required – simply connect to your 2.4Ghz wifi network for the doorbell to work.

Direct Video calling

Direct Video calling

The only video doorbell that directly video calls your mobile directly when pressed so you can find out who’s at your door faster.

React and respond to incidents

React and respond to incidents

Hear and speak to whoever’s at your door or send pre-recorded messages if you’re unable to respond directly and have visitors leave you a voicemail if you’re not home.

HD video and night vision

HD video and night vision

Get a clear picture of who’s at your door with 1080p HD video with HDR and crisp night vision.

Weather Resistant

The doorbell is certified to withstand the heat, cold rain and sun.

Video Doorbell Wire-Free charging options
Flexible power

Install the smart doorbell easily yourself using the rechargeable battery or have it wired into the mains by a professional for continuous power.

Pro 3 Floodlight Camera mounted with a solar panel
Built in Siren

The only video doorbell with an integrated siren that can trigger automatically when motion is detected or be set-off manually from the app to deter intruders.


Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell

What's included:

  • (1) Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell
  • (1) Rechargeable Battery
  • (1)Flat Mounting Plate
  • (1) Angled Mounting Plate
  • (1) Security Latch Release Pin
  • (1) Battery Charging Cable
  • (1) Wall Mount Screw kit
  • (1) Wire Extension kit
  • (1) Quick Start Guide
Essential Video Doorbell Wire-Free - Black

Connect and control with your favourite smart assistant

Technical Specifications

Arlo Essential Wire-Free Video Doorbell

  • Max Video Resolution

    1536x1536 resolution

  • Video Modes

    1536x1536, 1080x1080, 720x720, 1:1 ratio

  • All Video Features

    HDR, SIP video call at doorbell push

  • Max Lens Field of View

    180-degree diagonal

  • Spotlight


  • Motion Detection

    Single Motion Sensor, 110 degree horizontal

  • Night Vision

    Night Vision, high powered Infrared LEDs (850nm) with IR Cut Filter

  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Outdoor UV & Weather resistant

  • Digital Zoom


  • Microphone

    Single Microphone Array

  • Audio

    Full Duplex 2-way audio, SIP audio/video call initiated at doorbell press, quick reply messages

  • Operating Temperature

    -20 to 45 degree Celsius

Dimensions & Weight

  • Dimensions

    1.85 x 5.63 x 1.45 in (47 x 143 x 37 mm)

  • Weight

    0.55lb (249g) with battery & 0.25lb (113g) without battery

Installation Requirements:

  • High-Speed Internet Connection.


  • Hardwiring requirements: Voltage between 8V AC and 24V AC and existing doorbell and chime electrical wiring, for continuous battery charging.