Some Arlo cameras are equipped with an integrated spotlight that can be activated at night for better video quality. You can activate the spotlight manually in your camera’s live stream. Otherwise, if your Arlo camera is Armed, the spotlight automatically activates, and the camera starts recording when motion is detected.
In your Arlo camera's device settings, you can adjust the spotlight behavior and brightness. Within the spotlight behavior menu, you can set your spotlight to shine constantly, flash, or pulsate.
Arlo spotlight behaviors:
To activate the spotlight from a live stream:
To activate or change the Arlo camera's spotlight behavior:
Note: Changing your camera's spotlight behavior changes how the spotlight behaves when it activates due to motion detection.