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Arlo Essential Wireless Security Camera

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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. VMC2030B-100NAS
  • 1080p video recording
  • 6-month battery life
  • Connects directly to Wi-Fi
  • Arlo Secure 3-Month 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

Always be aware and react faster with tools to 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 quick emergency response connecting to 911
Smart phone displaying Arlo app with video history library

Always be aware and react faster with tools to 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 color, even at night.

Capture the full picture in low light with color 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 color vision and integrated spotlight
girl leaving home protected by Arlo Essential camera

See the essential details, longer.

For extended battery life, choose the larger Essential XL and get one year of battery life on a single charge. Perfect for high traffic locations or areas too difficult to reach, so you can charge less frequently.

Essential Xl Camera mounted on side of home

Arlo Essential Wireless Security Camera Details

Video Quality

1080p

Max Field of View

130°

Night Vision

Illuminates up to 25 feet Dual 850nm LEDs

Integrated Spotlight

Yes

Zoom

12x

2 Way Audio

Yes

Noise Cancelling Audio

Noise & Echo Cancelling

Wire-free/Camera type

Wire-Free

Siren

Built-in to Camera

Indoor/Outdoor

Both

Weather Resistant

Yes

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)

Dimensions

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

Weight

.72lb (331g)

Arlo Essential Spotlight Camera (1)

Wall Mount (1)

Magnetic Charging Cable (1)

Wall Mount Screw Kit (1)

Quick Start Guide (1)

Free shipping on orders over $35 and free returns in the US (excluding Alaska or Hawaii).

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.
** Savings vary by product, while supplies last.
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, including cloud storage and activity zones.
3Emergency Response feature available for U.S. subscribers only.