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Arlo Essential Wireless Security Camera

C$ 169.99

Ideal for smaller spaces without sacrificing on video quality, reliability and outdoor durability, Arlo Essential offers must-have protection for every home and family at a budget-friendly price.

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Item No. VMC2030-100CNS
  • 1080p video recording
  • Integrated spotlight
  • Rechargeable Battery
  • Connects directly to Wi-Fi
  • Arlo Secure trial included

Watch over your home with powerful, affordable security.

Stay connected to your home from anywhere with live video and audio.
Record videos in full high definition.
Designed to work indoors and out.
Works with Apple HomeKit1, Amazon Alexa, and Google Assistant.
Red Dot Award 2021
Arlo Essential Camera

With an Arlo Secure plan, react faster and take immediate action.

Smart phone displaying Arlo app motion alert detecting motion
Smart phone displaying Arlo app with highlight activity zones
Smart phone displaying Arlo app with video history library

With an Arlo Secure plan, react faster and take immediate action.

Never miss a thing with a high-definition picture.

Capture clear details with 1080p video recording, and see more of your property thanks to the wide 130° viewing angle.

See who’s there in colour, even at night.

Capture the full picture in low light with colour night vision, and use the integrated spotlight to identify unique details.
Smart phone displaying 1080p video recording with wide 130 degree viewing angle of property during the day Smart phone displaying camera quality of low light with night colour vision and integrated spotlight
girl leaving home protected by Arlo Essential camera

Arlo Essential Wireless Security Camera Details

Video Quality


Max Field of View


Night Vision

Illuminates up to 25 feet Dual 850nm LEDs

Integrated Spotlight




2 Way Audio


Noise Cancelling Audio

Noise & Echo Cancelling

Wire-free/Camera type



Built-in to Camera



Weather Resistant


Local Storage

When paired with SmartHub/Base Station

SmartHub/Base Station

Optional, connects directly to Wi-Fi

Operating Temperature

4° F to 113° F (-20° to 45° Celsius)


3.5 x 2.0 x 3.0 in (89 x 52 x 78.4 mm)


0.52lb (236g)

Arlo Essential Spotlight Camera (1)

Power Kit (1)

Wall Mount (1)

Magnetic Charging Cable (1)

Wall Mount Screw Kit (1)

Quick Start Guide (1)

Customers have 30 days from date of shipment to receive a refund at full purchase price. Read more on our Terms of Sale page.

View our Limited One-Year Hardware Warranty.

* Battery life varies by model.
1HomeKit compatibility for Arlo Essential Camera requires connection to a compatible smarthub or base station. Visit here for Smart Hub/Base station compatibility.
2Renewal of an Arlo Secure subscription is required to maintain Arlo Secure features after the included trial. These features include cloud storage, object detection, activity zones and video history.
4To ensure optimal safety and performance, only use Arlo approved batteries, battery packs, and chargers. Unapproved batteries, battery packs or chargers present a serious risk of battery fire, explosion, battery leakage, and other product hazards. Safe Handling & Usage Guidelines