Netgear company decided to enter the market of security systems for the home. Its first product of this kind was the camera Arlo. Novelty is equipped with a motion sensor and HD-module with support for night mode, but its main feature is a completely wireless design. Another important point – protected enclosure, allows you to have Arlo outdoors. For fixing new items using a small magnetic hemisphere, which can be placed on a wall or ceiling. It’s convenient: the angle of rotation and tilt freely adjustable, but the camera itself is removed from the base with one flick of the wrist.
It is noteworthy that Arlo is not completely self-contained unit: To operate the camera requires a special base station. The service life of one set of batteries depends on the intensity of use of the gadget and can reach six months. When motion is detected, Arlo starts recording video in the cloud, with access to live or ready rollers can be obtained by using as a mobile application or through a browser. The authors provide two options for alerting a user – email and push-notifications.
Starter kit from the base station and two Arlo will cost $ 350, the cost of additional cameras – $ 170 apiece. Sales should begin this winter.