Ring Video Doorbells

There are many assistive technologies available to help individuals with different needs live more independently.  Smart home appliances are one of the easiest, most affordable ways to help someone with a mobility impairment be as independent as possible.  Ring is a company offering several smart home solutions.

Ring offers security cameras, a security system, and video doorbells.  One of my biggest challenges while living independently involves me being unable to see who’s at the front door without opening it.  The Ring Video Doorbells change that.

4 Ring Video Doorbells:

The company currently offers 4 video doorbells, each varying on prices and features.

1. Video Doorbell, $99.99:

The original doorbell is the most affordable option out of Ring’s line of doorbells.  It gives you instant alerts whenever a visitor presses your Doorbell or triggers the built-in motion sensors.

Features:

  • Motion-activated alerts
  • Crystal-clear 720 HD video
  • Two-way talk with noise cancellation
  • Use the free app to see, hear, and speak to guests from your smartphone, tablet, or PC
  • Customizable motion sensors
  • Infrared night vision
  • Lifetime purchase protection
  • Built-in rechargeable battery
  • Available in Satin Nickel, Antique Brass, Polished Brass, or Venetian Bronze
2. Video Doorbell 2, $199.00:

The next-gen video doorbell offers all the above features, but with enhanced video resolution and a quick-release battery.

Features:

  • Instant mobile alerts
  • 1080 wide-angle video
  • Built-in microphone and speakers
  • Live View on-demand video and audio
  • Adjustable motion sensors
  • Infrared night vision
  • Includes a quick-release rechargeable battery, so you can charge your Doorbell without removing the whole device
  • Available in Satin Nickel or Venetian Bronze
3. Video Doorbell Pro, $249.00:

Video Doorbell Pro is a hardwired doorbell with advanced security features and a sleek design.

Features: 

  • Instant mobile alerts
  • Video on Demand with Live View
  • Compatible with iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows 10 devices
  • 1080HD video
  • Two-way audio
  • Custom motion zones
  • Ultra-slim design and customizable faceplates
    • Includes 4 interchangeable faceplates
  • Requires existing doorbell wiring
  • Quick and easy installation
  • Faceplates come in Satin Nickel, Venetian Bronze, Black or Cream
4. Video Doorbell Elite, $499.00:

The Video Doorbell Elite is Ring’s professional-grade doorbell with Power over ethernet.

Features:

  • Ring Elite lets you monitor your home, answer the door, and greet guests straight from your phone
  • 1080HD video
  • Built-in microphone and speakers
  • Live View on-demand video and audio
  • Customizable motion zones
  • Infrared night vision
  • Hardwired with power over ethernet
  • Secure flush mount
  • Fits standard junction boxes
  • Faceplates come in Satin Nickel, Pearl White, Venetian Bronze, and Satin Black
  • Requires professional installation

Visit Ring.com to learn more about the different doorbells as well as their other products available.