Tag Archive: Doorbell


Sunday’s top deals: the Ring video doorbell, gaming monitors, and more!

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

When you gonna Ring it Ring Video Doorbell 2 with free Echo Dot

Being able to see who is at your door from wherever in the world you are  [Read More…]

Do I need an Arlo Chime to use an Arlo Audio Doorbell?

Best answer: No, you do not need the Arlo Chime in order to use the Arlo Audio Doorbell. However, the Chime makes it possible for you to hear when someone is at the door from wherever you are in the house.

Amazon: Arlo Chime ($ 50) Amazon: Arlo Audio Doorbell ($ 80) What does the Chime do?

While the Audio Doorbell provides its own peace-of-mind, the Chime is extremely complimentary. The Chime does not require batteries to  [Read More…]

How does the Arlo Audio Doorbell work with an Arlo camera?

Best answer: The Arlo Audio Doorbell and Pro Camera work extremely well together when paired together and properly placed, but you’ll need the Arlo Base Station in order to make sure these products are connected.

Amazon: Arlo Audio Doorbell ($ 80) Amazon: Arlo Pro Camera ($ 140) Amazon: Arlo Base Station ($ 80) Seamless integration

As one would expect, the Audio Doorbell and Pro Camera from Arlo both work seamlessly together. They complement each other, but how  [Read More…]

Get set up with Ring’s Video Doorbell Pro and Chime Pro with $100 off

If you can’t answer your doorbell from your phone yet, you are doing 2019 wrong.

We truly are living in the future with doorbells you can answer from anywhere in the world, from the comfort of your smartphone. But it’s not always that affordable to add one to your smart home setup, especially if you want one you can trust. Fortunately, Woot is making it a lot less expensive to install the best-in-class Ring Video Doorbell Pro  [Read More…]

The best covers and wall plates for your Nest Hello doorbell

The Nest Hello is your window to the outside (you know, aside from the actual windows on your home), and that means it’s outside — all the time. It’s a good idea to protect it, or at the very least, cover it so that it’s not getting weather-worn and scuffed. These are the best covers and wall plates for your video doorbell.

Jazz it up Elago Nest Hello case

These silicone cases are UV-resistant and come in six  [Read More…]

Should you buy an Arlo Audio Doorbell?

Best answer: If you want to avoid the hassle of batteries and cables, you should pick up the Arlo Audio Doorbell. This doorbell also offers two-way communication without you needing to actually answer the door, which other Arlo products don’t have.

Amazon: Arlo Audio Doorbell ($ 80) Amazon: Arlo Base Station ($ 80) Wire-free Life

Back in November 2018, Arlo debuted its first non-video smart doorbell with the Arlo Audio. This offered a new wire-free setup that  [Read More…]

Do you need a Ring Doorbell to join Ring Neighbors?

Best answer: Even without a Video Doorbell, you can use Neighbors by Ring with a free account to view and comment on nearby crime alerts or share your own.

Amazon: Ring Video Doorbell 2 ($ 200)

Neighbors by Ring

Neighbors is an app by Ring that allows its users to report crimes within their neighborhood and upload photo and video evidence to warn the local community. Users can see a general location of each report (the  [Read More…]

How to use an Echo Show with Ring’s Doorbell to see who’s at the door

The Ring Doorbell and Amazon’s Echo Show are a match made in heaven. The Ring Doorbell offers a smart doorbell experience that’ll let you know exactly who’s at the door without having to actually go answer it. You can then use that functionality with the Amazon Echo Show to manage those visitors by viewing them through the Ring Doorbell’s camera and communicating with them using the Show’s microphone. Thanks to Amazon Alexa, you don’t even have to use  [Read More…]

Ring launches doorbell camera, smart lighting, and more

Smart home security company Ring is off to a big start for 2019 as it introduces a rather sizable number of products. Among other things, the brand is launching a camera that fits inside of traditional door peepholes.

Door View Cam

The Door View Cam, as it’s called, looks like traditional Ring video doorbells but mounts on a door through the peephole. And, instead of using wires and screws, it places a camera on the outside with display on the  [Read More…]

Snag a Ring Video Doorbell 2 and Echo Dot for $139

Knock, knock. Who’s there?!

Right now you can pick up Ring’s Video Doorbell 2 for just $ 139, which is only $ 40 more than the original doorbell sells for right now. It normally sells for around $ 200, and previous deals we’ve seen only dropped it to around $ 160. You’ll also score a free Echo Dot 3rd Gen. smart speaker with this purchase, which regularly sells for $ 50 on its own.

If you have  [Read More…]