The Power Kit ensures that your Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired receives consistent power to operate reliably. It is required for your Arlo doorbell to function, and it prevents your traditional chime from unintentionally ringing when the integrated camera is recording or live streaming.
You must use the Arlo app to install your Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired and Power Kit. However, you can read this article for an overview of the installation process. For help installing your doorbell, visit How do I install my Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired?.
You need the following to install the Power Kit for your Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired:
Before installing the Power Kit, you must check whether it is compatible with your existing chime box. To do this, you must first locate the chime box in your house. Chime boxes are typically found on a wall near the doorbell.
Your chime box might have wires only, wires and batteries, or batteries only. Depending on the configuration, the Power Kit might not be compatible with your chime box.
Determine what is inside your chime box:
To install the Power Kit:
After you install the Power Kit, you can install your Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired. For more information, visit How do I install my Arlo Essential Video Doorbell Wired?.