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Arlo Essential

Wired Video Doorbell

Know before they knock

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell camera is designed to capture what traditional video doorbells can’t. Get notified when motion is detected and receive a call on your phone when your doorbell is pressed.

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HD Video with HDR
Capture more vivid details
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Motion Detection
Get instant phone alerts
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Night Vision
See clearly without a light on
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180° Viewing Angle
Shows more at your door
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2-Way Audio
Hear and speak to visitors

Complete Connected Home Security System

Works with Amazon Alexa Google Assistant Icon Works with SmartThings

See more at your front door.

Capture a person from head to toe, or a package on the ground, with a front door-optimized 180° diagonal viewing angle and 1:1 ratio.

Delivery man delivering a package. Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell screenshot showing entire visual from head to toe to delivery package on the ground.

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell

180 Degree Viewing Angle
Front Door Optimized 1:1 Aspect Ratio

Delivery man delivering a package. Competitor's screenshot warped image only seeing eye level but no package.

Traditional Video Doorbell

Reduced Viewing Angle
16:9 Aspect Ratio

Video call

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell calls your phone directly when your doorbell is pressed to ensure you never miss a visitor.

Motion detection & alerts

Motion detection & alerts

Get notified when motion is detected, and watch live-streaming video from your smartphone or tablet.

More ways to answer

More ways to answer

Hear and speak to visitors with clear 2-way audio, or respond quickly with pre-recorded messages.

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell: Weather Resistant Security

Built to withstand the heat, cold, rain or sun.

Video Doorbell attached to wall

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell installation

Connect to your existing doorbell wiring. Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell requires a voltage between 16-24VAC to work. We advise hiring a certified electrician to install the transformer included in the box to deliver the correct power.

Video Doorbell attached by front door.

Built-in siren

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

Get 3 months of
Arlo Secure included

Personalised notifications keep you informed of events that matter so you can take quick action - from phoning a friend to sounding an alarm.

Arlo Video Doorbell

What's included:

  • (1) Arlo Video Doorbell
  • (1)Flat Mounting Plate
  • (1) Angled Mounting Plate
  • (1) Power Kit
  • (1) Screw Kit
  • (1) Security Latch Release Pin
  • (1) Wire Extensions
  • (1) Quick Start Guide
Arlo Video Doorbell

Technical Specifications

Arlo Essential Wired Video Doorbell

  • Max Video Resolution


  • Video Modes

    1536x1536, 1080x1080, 720x720, 1:1 ratio

  • All Video Features

    HDR, SIP video call at doorbell push

  • Max Lens Field of View

    180-degree diagonal

  • Spotlight


  • Motion Detection

    Single Motion Sensor, 110 degree horizontal

  • Night Vision

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

  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Outdoor UV & Weather resistant

  • Digital Zoom


  • Microphone

    Single Microphone Array

  • Audio

    Full Duplex 2-way audio, SIP audio/video call initiated at doorbell press, quick reply messages

  • Operating Temperature

    -20 to 45 degree Celsius

Installation Requirements:

  • Wired doorbell and chime with existing electrical wiring.

  • Voltage between 16V AC and 24V AC, and a 10VA transformer.

  • High-Speed Internet Connection.