Amazon’s obtained an unstoppable deal proper now for a sensible doorbell: The Ring Video Doorbell Professional is on sale for $199. That’s the same old $50 low cost we’ve seen earlier than on this merchandise, however on prime of that, Amazon’s throwing in a free Echo Dot. The third-generation Echo Dot is often $50 (albeit at the moment on sale for $40), but it surely’s not clear for those who get the second or third technology mini speaker with this deal.
The Ring Video Doorbell Professional options 1080p video seize with infrared for nighttime imaginative and prescient. It connects to your Wi-Fi by way of 802.11b/g/n and you’ll check-in remotely to see who’s at your door. The Professional additionally works with Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant, which lets you use the good speaker for two-way discuss with whoever’s at your door.
In contrast to the usual Ring doorbell, the Professional doesn’t have a battery pack. As a substitute it’s a must to hook it as much as your present doorbell wiring with a minimum of 16 to 24 volts of AC energy. Why doesn’t it use a battery? As a result of the Ring Professional is continually processing video to determine whether or not or to not ship you an alert that somebody is on the door.
We reviewed the Ring Video Doorbell Professional again in August and beloved the premium-priced dwelling tech. The Professional model of Ring’s video doorbell features a extra complicated detection zone scheme that we discovered was higher for eliminating false alerts.
[Today’s deal: Ring Video Doorbell Pro and Echo Dot for $199 at Amazon.]