Arlo Wireless Pro HD Camera & Doorbell Smart Home System

Last updated: May 19, 2024

This system includes an outdoor camera, chime and doorbell so that you can handle visitors when you're away. These devices connect to the manufacturer's base station and work with a supported app.

We looked at the top Home Security Camera Systems and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Home Security Camera System you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: You might choose this small system if you just want to keep an eye on who comes up to your door while you're not home.

In our analysis of 81 expert reviews, the Arlo Wireless Pro HD Camera & Doorbell Smart Home System placed 13th when we looked at the top 13 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Arlo Pro HD camera – Plus audio doorbell & chime lets you answer your door, even when you’re not home. It takes the worrying and wondering out of your life with 100% wire-free audio doorbell and HD camera that gives you flexibility to place it anywhere so you can see and hear more of who’s at your door. Get a call on your phone when someone presses the doorbell. Advanced features include quick response, silent mode, and leave a message.

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Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Tons of battery-powered options
Zooming and tracking: Can zoom in on and track any motion on your property using a high-quality image processor and 12x digital zoom
Weatherproof, wire-free cameras
Completely wireless and easy to install

What reviewers didn't like

Required base station for some models
Continuous recording: You can pay extra for 24/7 recording, but the camera has to be plugged in, and without 24/7 recording it only captures up to five minutes of footage
Advanced features require subscription
Some features require Arlo Smart subscription
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