Tag Archive: Arlo


Arlo Pro 2 security camera review: Easy inside and out

With so many different connected security systems to choose from, confusion is the new normal. Arlo makes it all easier.

Connected security cameras come in all shapes and sizes and trying to make sure you get what you need the first time can be a pain. Nobody wants to set up a security system more than once. I’ve been using the Arlo Pro 2 system — one camera outside with a pair of Arlo Security Lights and  [Read More…]

These are the best accessories for your Arlo Security System

When it comes to keeping an eye on your home, Netgear offers a powerful line of wireless home security cameras under the Arlo brand. These cameras are battery-powered and mountable inside or outside your home, letting you keep tabs on all of your property for added peace of mind. If you’re looking to get more out of your Arlo security cameras, the right accessories can go a long way; here are our favorite Netgear Arlo accessories that include a stylish  [Read More…]

Help your Arlo Security Light reach its full potential with these team-ups!

Home security cameras can give you a much better look at who keeps cutting through your backyard if you can get some light on them. The Arlo Security Light is a wire-free smart light that’s weatherproof and can be mounted over any walkway, porch, backyard, or hunting blind on your property. Now, this little light can do a lot on its own, but it can do so much more if you combine it with some sensible accessories and fellow smart  [Read More…]

Set yourself free with wire-free security cameras from Netgear Arlo

Best answer: Yes, you should probably spring for a wire-free camera. Unless you know you’re never going to want a security camera outside, you should probably invest in Arlo’s weatherproof indoor/outdoor wire-free cameras.

Amazon: Arlo Pro 2 ($ 380)

What does “wire-free” on an Arlo camera mean?

Netgear classifies its cameras into two broad categories: powered and wire-free. Powered cameras are security cameras that are traditionally powered by a standard cable, while wire-free cameras are not  [Read More…]

What is PoE and why should I use it on Arlo Q Plus?

A camera only works when it has power, and the Netgear Arlo Q Plus is a camera that can receive its power two ways: via the included USB cable/power brick, or via Power over Ethernet, commonly called PoE. Now, PoE can seem a little confusing and intimidating, but with it providing both power and internet to your Arlo Q Plus, you don’t have to worry about anything interfering with your Wi-Fi signal or the batteries running dead while  [Read More…]

Want to get an Arlo Security Light? Here’s where you should stick it

Best answer: Because Arlo Security lights are wire-free, you can mount them pretty much anywhere within range of the Arlo Bridge that controls them, but the best place to mount one is 6-12 feet off the ground, tilted down towards an area where foot-traffic moves back and forth across the light’s sensor path rather than walking directly towards it.

Amazon: Netgear Arlo Security Light ($ 75)

Home, home within range, where the Bridge and the Arlo  [Read More…]

Will a Netgear Arlo Pro 2 cover my entire home?

Best answer: The Arlo Pro 2 system has a range of 300 feet, which should be more than sufficient to cover every home area you want to place cameras at.

Amazon: Arlo Pro 2 ($ 480)

Just how far away can my Netgear Arlo Pro 2 cameras be placed?

The Netgear Arlo Pro 2 security system is built upon two components: the Netgear Arlo base station, and the individual Netgear Arlo cameras that connect to the  [Read More…]

These two Arlo Q cameras for $208 help you keep an eye on your home

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Two of the Netgear Arlo Q 1080p HD security cameras are on sale together for $ 207.99 at Amazon today. This two-pack bundle normally sells for $ 280 and was as high as $ 350 in July. Today’s discount marks its lowest price ever there.

The Arlo Q camera allows you to live stream 1080p HD video from anywhere in the world using your smartphone, tablet, or computer, while its enhanced  [Read More…]

Should you get the Netgear Arlo Pro or the Arlo Pro 2?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We know that when you’re looking for a security system kit, you want all the features that’ll keep your home safe.

Arlo Pro

Wire-free; hassle-free

$ 301 at Amazon

Pros 100 percent wireless. Weather-resistant. 2-way audio support. Night vision. 130-degree field of view. Cons 720p resolution . No defined activity zone. No 24/7 recording.

The Arlo Pro kit makes for a great  [Read More…]

Canada Deal: The 1080p HD Arlo Q security camera is just $141 — today only

The Arlo Q is capable of recording when motion or sound is detected and is down to its best price ever right now.

Netgear’s Arlo Q 1080p HD Security Camera is on sale for just $ 141 at Amazon Canada for a limited time. This deal saves you almost $ 60 off its usual price and brings the camera down to the lowest its ever been.

This camera allows you to live stream 1080p HD video from  [Read More…]