Cover the basics with our straightforward wireless security camera.

Home security you can control from your smartphone. 100% wire-
free and weather resistant, install in minutes for no-fuss protection.

6 month battery life1

Wire-free, no cords or wiring hassles

Clear Details in Full HD2

Record video in 1080p

Weather Resistant

Withstands heat, cold, rain or sun

Motion Alerts

Receive alerts on your phone

Integrated Spotlight

See in colour at night

Connect and control with your favourite smart assistant

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Motion detection alerts

Take quick action and view live video, sound the siren, or call a friend directly from your phone.

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Simple installation

Set up your camera in a few easy steps thanks to its 100% wireless design. Connect directly to wifi - no base station required.

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Weather-resistant design

Designed to withstand heat, cold, rain and sun.

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2-way audio

Hear and speak to visitors in real time with high quality audio via the Arlo app or using your smart assistant.

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Deter intruders with built-in siren

Set the siren to sound automatically during an event or trigger it remotely from the app.

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Capture clear details in full high definition

Record video in 1080p, and see more of the picture with a 130° viewing angle.

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See in colour, even at night

Ward off intruders and view unique details in colour with the integrated spotlight.

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Multiple power options

Power your camera with the optional Solar Panel3, or recharge it with the included cable4.

Get more from your security camera with an Arlo service plan

Because we know you’ll love the extra intelligence that an Arlo service plan brings to your cameras, we’ve included a 3-month free trial


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  • Arlo Essential Spotlight Camera



Arlo Essential Spotlight Camera

What's included:

  • 1 Arlo Essential Camera
  • 1 Wall Mount & Screw Kits
  • 1 Charging Cable
  • 1 Quick Start Guide

Technical Specifications


  • Resolution


  • Format


  • Field of view

    130° diagonal

  • Night Vision

    Illuminates upto 25 feet, Dual 850nm LEDs

  • Zoom

    12x digital zoom

  • Audio

    Speaker and Microphone

  • Range

    Up to 300 feet line of sight

  • Motion Detection

    Single Motion Sensor, 110° horizontal

  • Night Vision

    high powered infrared LEDs (850nm) with IR cut filter

  • Wireless

    Wire-Free motion detection, adjustable upto 23 feet

  • Notification

    Automatic email alerts and push notifications

  • Operating Temperature

    -4°F to 113°F (-20°C to 45°C)


  • Regulatory

    FCC, IC, CE


  • Dimensions

    3.5 x 2.0 x 3.0 in (89 x 52 x 78.4 mm) - .72lb (331g)


  1. Based on usage of 4000 seconds per month, 30 seconds per stream, and day/night event splits 2:1. Will vary with device settings, use, activity captured and environmental factors.
  2. HomeKit compatibility for Arlo Essential requires connection to a compatible SmartHub or Base Station. Visit here for Smart Hub/Base Station compatibility.
  3. Arlo Essential Solar Panel sold separately.
  4. Included power cable can only be used indoors.
  5. All Arlo Essential cameras include 3 months of service; add-on cameras include 3 months of single-cam service. Arlo Smart service not available in certain countries. See for details
  6. Arlo Smart includes cloud recordings of video clips at 2K or lower resolution for 30 days. Renewal of an Arlo Smart subscription is required to maintain Arlo Smart features, including cloud storage.