With many people housing dear devices like smart speakers, OLED TVs, and laptops in our properties, security will be a concern. That’s why Ring has developed a new DIY security kit to make fortifying your house simpler than ever.
The Ring Alarm Security Kit contains a base station, keypad, contact sensor for your window or door, movement detector and vary extender, and doesn’t require skilled set up.
According to Ring, you possibly can “merely use the Ring app to attach the bottom station through Wi-Fi or Ethernet, install the contact sensors on the doorways and/or home windows of alternative, and place the movement detectors to observe for motion”.
Once your Ring Alarm Security Kit is linked, you’ll get real-time notifications to your smartphone or pill when somebody enters a room, opens a window, or manually units off the siren from the Ring Alarm keypad.
There are three totally different security modes, and the alarm will be armed and disarmed utilizing the keypad, or inside the app.
If you’ve gotten different Ring units, just like the Ring Video Doorbell 2, you possibly can join it to the Ring Alarm and set off your cameras to start out recording when the Alarm sounds – although you may want a subscription to Ring Protect Plus to benefit from this function.
With Amazon recently knocking down the price of Ring Doorbells forward of Black Friday, it could possibly be value grabbing one to go with the Alarm.
The Ring Alarm additionally works with suitable Alexa-devices, just like the Amazon Echo and Amazon Echo Dot – this implies you possibly can arm, disarm, and test the standing of the Alarm by giving Alexa a voice command.