Protection for every home and family. Capture the details in full 1080p HD video for a clearer picture, day or night. Spend less time recharging with 6 months of battery life*. Connects directly to Wi-Fi without the clutter of extra gear. The Arlo Essential is wire-free and weather-resistant to deliver fast, easy installation and flexibility to get the perfect camera view. With the integrated spotlight, see important features like faces and licenses plates in full color, at night with color night vision. Ward off unwanted guests by triggering the siren or integrated spotlight automictically or manually from the Arlo App. Receive smarter alerts for people, vehicles and packages and take quicker action like sound the siren, call a friend or dial emergency services with the included 3 month trial Arlo Smart**. Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple HomeKit*** and Samsung SmartThings.
Spend less time recharging.
6 months of battery life on one charge.*
No hub required
Connects directly to Wi-Fi.
Coverage for every corner
Fast, wire-free set up (no wiring required), delivers increased installation flexibility to get the perfect camera view.
Capture clear details in full high definition
Record video in 1080p for a clear picture, day or night.
See more at night
See important features like faces or license plates in full color, at night, with color night vision.
Smarter alerts, quicker action
Receive notifications for people, vehicles, and packages so you can take quick action such as sound the siren, call friend or dial emergency services, with the included, Arlo Smart trial.**
Hear and speak to visitors at your door with clear, two-way audio.
Ward off unwanted guests
Set the built-in siren to trigger manually or automatically from the Arlo App.
Light up the night
Ward off unwelcome guests using the integrated spotlight.
Plays well with others
Works with Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple HomeKit*** and Samsung SmartThings.
Built to withstand the heat, cold, rain or sun.
* 6 month battery life will vary with device settings, use, activity captured and environmental factors.
** Arlo Smart includes cloud recordings of video clips at 2K or lower resolution for 30 days. Renewal of an Arlo Smart subscription is required to maintain Arlo Smart features, including cloud storage. Arlo Smart service not available in certain counties.
*** Apple HomeKit compatibility for Arlo Essential requires connection to a compatible SmartHub or Base Station, sold separately.
(1) Arlo Essential Camera
(1) Wall Mount and Screw Kit
(1) Charging Cable
(1) Quick Start Guide
Video Camera Resolution
Full HD (1080p)
Field Of View
Number Of Cameras Included
Camera Power Source
Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, Arlo, Google Assistant, SmartThings
Voice Assistant Built-in
Maximum Operating Temperature
113 degrees fahrenheit
Indoor Or Outdoor Use
Minimum Operating Temperature
-4 degrees fahrenheit
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