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Arlo Essential Wireless Security Cameras

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Ideal for smaller spaces without sacrificing on video quality, reliability and outdoor durability, Arlo Essential is the must-have protection for every home and family.

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  • 1080p video recording
  • Integrated Spotlight
  • Connects directly to Wi-Fi
  • Arlo Smart 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.
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 wider 160 degree viewing angle of property during the day Smart phone displaying camera quality of low light with night color vision and integrated spotlight.
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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 Cameras Details

Resolution

1080p

Format

H264

Field of View

130° diagonal

Night Vision

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

Zoom

12x digital zoom

Audio

Full Duplex 2 way Audio

Range

Up to 300 feet line of sight*

Motion Detection

Single Motion Sensor, 110 degree horizontal

Wireless

Wire-Free motion detection, adjustable up to 23 feet

Notifications

Automatic email alerts and push notifications

Operating Temperature

-4° F to 113° F (-20° C to 45° C)

Microphone

Single Microphone with noise and echo cancellation

Battery Life

6 months on one charge*

Dimensions

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

Weight

0.72lb (331g)

Regulatory

FCC, IC, CE

Camera

Wall Mount and Screw Kit

Charging Cable

Quick Start Guide

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.

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 Smart subscription is required to maintain Arlo Smart features, including cloud storage and activity zones.
3e911 feature available for U.S. subscribers only.