A better battery design makes Ring's new doorbell buzz
Ring's Video Doorbell 2 is the best battery powered buzzer available today.
For $199, you get 1080p HD resolution, night vision, live streaming, a 160 degree field of view Activity alerts and a rechargeable lithium ion battery that is suppose to last up to one year.
And unlike links original video doorbell version Tpoints battery is removable, that mean you don't have to actually take the doo bell off the wall to recharge it Simply take out the battery charge it and replace it better yet buy an extra ring battery pack for 29 bucks.
So you never have to wait for the battery to charge you can hardwire this doorbell if you want, but this models battery design is its best feature and Main selling.
It's the buzzer I'd choose to watch over my house if I didn't have an existing wired setup and didn't wanna deal with installing one.
Battery aside, the video door bell too functions much the same as ring's other buzzers.
You'll get a crisp live feed in day and night vision modes assuming your wifi connection at home is solid and you can chat with visitors from your phone anywhere you have access to a wifi or cellular network Work.
My main gripe is the optional $3 minimum monthly fee you'll need to pay for cloud video storage.
Competitors like Skybell offer free cloud storage, so I'm not sure what's stopping Ring from doing the same.
That said, Ring is slowly closing the gap with new products, features, and smart home.
Home integrations, which currently include Amazon Alexa, via the Echo Show, Ift and Wink.
If you wanna avoid electrical wiring, the Ring Video Doorbell 2 is the best option.
Especially for its smartly designed rechargeable battery.
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