All Arlo video recordings can be stored to the cloud, but you can connect a USB device to your Arlo base station or SmartHub for a second location to store recordings locally.
Note: Only automatically triggered recordings are saved locally to the connected USB device. Manual recordings are only saved to the cloud.
If you need to set up local storage on your Arlo base station or SmartHub for the first time, visit How do I set up local storage backups on a USB device using my Arlo Pro base station or SmartHub?.
To view videos saved on a local storage USB device, you must remove the USB device from the base station. Cloud recording is still enabled, but if you do not want to interrupt USB recording while you view videos, set up a second USB device for USB recording.
To view videos saved on a local storage USB device: