Ring Wide Angle HD Door Bell Camera
See and speak with visitors at the door, even when you’re away from home
See who’s there, from anywhere. Ring™ Video Doorbell
provides a new level of security, by notifying you when someone is on your property
and letting you see and speak with anyone at your front door. With Ring’s
wide-angle 720p HD video, smart motion detection, and cloud recording, it’s
like you’re home even when you’re not.
- Wide-angle 720p HD video
- Mobile access to live and recorded video
- Night-vision HD camera
- Motion detection triggers alert on your phone
- Connects to home Wi-Fi network
With an impressive 180-degree Field of View (FOV), there’s no need to
wonder if something is going on outside your home. Always know when your package
arrives – whether you’re upstairs or out of town.
Live audio and video streaming enables you to interact with visitors at the
door. So when you’re home alone at night, you can answer the door in complete
safety and comfort.
When someone presses the button on your Ring Video Doorbell, you receive an
instant alert via the free Ring app, compatible with iOS and Android smartphones
and tablets. And you can watch recorded footage anytime with Cloud Video Recording,
an optional fee-based service offered by Ring, available for 30 days for free.
Since not everyone will ring the doorbell, built-in motion sensors detect any
activity up to 30 feet away and trigger an instant mobile alert, giving you
peace of mind when you're away from home.
Installation is simple. Step-by-step instructional videos show you how to mount
the device on any surface, including wood, stucco, and cement, using the tools
included in the package. Once it’s up, just connect the Ring Video Doorbell
to your Wi-Fi network using the Ring app with in-app instructions, and it’s
ready to go!
You can connect Ring to current doorbell wiring, or utilize the internal battery
for a standalone solution. Low voltage Wi-Fi PCB operates on an internal rechargeable
lithium polymer battery that lasts for over a year.
Ring comes in various faceplate finishes to match your existing door hardware,
and attaches to its mounting plate using a proprietary screw for security. If
your doorbell ever gets stolen, Ring’s Lifetime Purchase Protection will
replace it - for free.
If you have more questions, visit the FAQs section below:
(1) Ring Video Doorbell, Venetian Bronze
(1) Mounting hardware
(1) Mounting tools
(1) Start guide
Protection and Warranty:
Purchases are protected by a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty on parts.
If your doorbell ever gets stolen, Ring’s Lifetime Purchase Protection
will replace it for free!
HOW DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL WORK?
Ring Video Doorbell connects to your home Wi-Fi network and sends real-time
notifications to your smart phone or tablet when someone is at your door. Using
our free Ring App which is available for Apple, Android, and Windows 10 devices,
you can see an HD Video stream of the person at your door and speak to them
using two-way audio communication. Ring Doorbell can alert you when someone
presses the button on your doorbell or when motion is detected. Ring Doorbells
operate on battery power or hooked up to your home doorbell wiring.
HOW BIG IS RING DOORBELL?
Ring Doorbell is 4.98 x 2.43 x 0.87 inches, 12.65 x 6.17 x 2.21 cm.
DOES RING REQUIRE POWER WIRES TO WORK?
Ring Doorbell can operate wirelessly using its built-in battery. You also have
the option of connecting your Ring Doorbell to your home’s existing doorbell
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE THE BATTERY TO RECHARGE?
When connected to a 2.1 amp charger, Ring will fully charge in approximately
4-5 hours. When connected to a 1 amp charger, Ring will fully charge in approximately
WILL I BE NOTIFIED WHEN THE BATTERY IN MY RING DOORBELL IS LOW?
Yes - you'll receive email reminders when your battery runs low. The Ring app
also features a low-battery warning, as well as a battery level indicator that
you can check at any time.
IS RING BLOCKED IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, QATAR, JORDAN, AND SAUDI
Ring's connection protocols are blocked by ISPs in these countries. That means
that you won't be able to use our Ring Doorbell in United Arab Emirates, Qatar,
Jordan or Saudi Arabia. Unfortunately, there is very little Ring can do about
this situation. We apologize for the inconvenience.
DO I NEED A WI-FI CONNECTION TO SET UP MY RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL?
Ring Doorbell requires a wireless Internet connection for operation. Ring Doorbell
is compatible with wireless routers running 802.11 B, G, or N on 2.4 GHz.
DOES RING DOORBELL NEED TO BE TETHERED TO THE COMPUTER DURING THE SETUP
Ring Doorbell is set up wirelessly by the Ring App on your smart device. Ring
Doorbell does not need to be connected to a computer during setup or operation.
DO I HAVE TO CHARGE THE INTERNAL BATTERY PRIOR TO SETTING UP AND INSTALLING
MY RING DOORBELL?
No, most Ring Doorbells arrive with a battery charge ranging from 50%-70%.
WHY DO I NEED TO CONNECT RING DOORBELL TO MY PERSONAL WI-FI NETWORK?
Ring Doorbell uses your Wi-Fi network to send live HD video and audio to the
Ring App on your smart device.
WHERE CAN I DOWNLOAD THE RING APP?
Download the free Ring App from iTunes App Store, Google Play Store, or Windows
10 App Store.
WHAT HAPPENS IF MY PERSONAL WI-FI CONNECTION GOES DOWN?
If you lose wireless internet connection, Ring Doorbell will not be able to
send audio and video data to your smartphones and tablets. However, if you connect
Ring Doorbell to your wired doorbell you will still hear your doorbell when
a visitor presses the button.
IS RING DOORBELL COMPATIBLE WITH A WIRELESS DOORBELL?
Ring Doorbell is not compatible with a wireless doorbell. We do offer Ring Chime
as a companion wireless speaker to alert you when someone is at your door.
CAN I MOUNT RING DOORBELL TO OTHER SURFACES SUCH AS GLASS?
Ring Doorbells can be mounted to multiple surfaces. We provide the tools and
equipment necessary to mount Ring Doorbell to wood, brick, concrete, and stucco.
You can use double sided 2 pound foam compression tape (not included) to attach
the mounting bracket to other surfaces like glass, aluminum siding, and other
surfaces that can't be drilled.
WHAT DOORBELL TRANSFORMERS ARE COMPATIBLE WITH RING DOORBELL?
Ring Doorbells may be connected to low voltage transformers that power home
doorbell kits. You can connect Ring in series with a transformer operating between
8V and 24V AC only. Intercom systems and DC transformers are not compatible.
If you would like to wire your Ring Doorbell to a compatible low voltage AC
transformer without a doorbell kit, you must use a resistor.
WHAT ARE WI-FI RANGE EXTENDERS? WILL THEY IMPROVE THE WIRELESS INTERNET
CONNECTION TO MY RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL?
A wireless repeater is a stand-alone unit that extends the range of your Wi-Fi
signal by repeating the signal over a greater distance. They are simple devices
that are easy to connect to your Wi-Fi network. Once connected, position your
repeater somewhere near your Ring™ to ensure the best possible signal.
We recommend you configure the repeater with a unique network name (SSID) and
then connect your Ring™ Video Doorbell to this unique network name.
DO I HAVE TO TURN OFF POWER TO MY WIRED DOORBELL PRIOR TO INSTALLING RING
Although it’s not necessary, we advise that you do turn the power off to
your wired doorbell in order to avoid any potential risk.
BESIDES WOOD SCREWS, DO YOU OFFER CONCRETE BLOCK SCREWS OR ANCHORS TO
MOUNT RING DOORBELL?
Yes, every Ring Doorbell comes standard with heavy duty screws and anchors.
WILL RING DOORBELL WORK WITH AN IPOD TOUCH?
Yes, so long as you are connected to a Wi-Fi network.
WHAT VERSION OF IPHONE, IPAD, ANDROID, OR WINDOWS WILL I NEED?
Apple devices must be iOS 8 or newer. Android devices must be version 4.0 or
newer, and Windows machines must be running Windows 10.
WHAT TYPE OF DOORBELL CAN BE CONNECTED TO RING DOORBELL?
You will only be able to connect Ring Doorbell to a (hard)wired doorbell. The
doorbell must have a transformer with a voltage of 8 VAC – 24 VAC. Wireless
intercom systems, and doorbells using a DC transformer are not supported.
IS RING DOORBELL COMPATIBLE WITH BLACKBERRY OR WINDOWS?
Ring Doorbell is not compatible with Blackberry or Windows 8 devices.
DOES RING DOORBELL WORK WITH ELECTRICAL LOCKS?
Our Ring App is compatible with smart lock systems from LockState, Kisi, or
Lockitron. When you receive a "Ding" or call from your Ring, you will
have the option to launch the smart lock app from the Ring App and remotely
unlock the door for your guest.
HOW DOES RING DOORBELL WORK WITH MULTIPLE USERS?
After setting up your Ring Doorbell, you can share access to additional users
simply by entering their email address. When multiple users are connected to
Ring Doorbell, all users will be notified of any activity via push notifications.
HOW MANY DEVICES CAN I PAIR TO EACH RING DOORBELL?
You can pair as many Wi-Fi enabled smartphones and tablets as you would like
to a Ring Doorbell. Ring Doorbells also connect to any number of Ring Chimes.
CAN RING DOORBELL WITHSTAND THE ELEMENTS: EXTREME HEAT, COLD, RAIN AND
Yes, Ring Doorbell will work in freezing temperatures and is resistant to rain
water, however we do not recommend that you submerge your Ring Doorbell in water.
Operating temperatures for Ring Doorbell are -5 - 120°F (-20 – 50°C).
WILL THERE BE A CAT5 WIRED VERSION?
No, Ring Doorbell was designed to wirelessly connect to your Wi-Fi network.
DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL SUPPORT WPA2?
Yes, Ring Doorbell supports WPA2, WPA and WEP. 64-bit WEP encryption is supported,
128-bit WEP is not supported. We recommend WPA2 for best results.
DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL HAVE BLUETOOTH?
Ring Doorbell operates through Wi-Fi, not Bluetooth.
WHAT IS THE VIDEO QUALITY OF RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL?
The video quality is 720p HD.
WILL THERE BE AN APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACE (API)?
We are looking into offering an API. At this time there is no estimate for availability.
DO I NEED A STATIC IP FROM MY INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER?
A static IP address is not required. Connect Ring Doorbell to your Wi-Fi network
with our easy-to-use Ring App and everything else is handled automatically.
CAN RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL RUN ONLY WITHIN MY INTERNAL WI-FI LAN?
Ring Doorbell requires Internet connectivity to connect and send push notifications
to your device. Connecting to our cloud ensures that your Ring Doorbell can
manage sessions and reach your smartphone and tablet whether you are home or
DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL SUPPORT 802.11N?
Yes. Ring Doorbell can connect to any 802.11 b/g/n compatible network using
the 2.4 gHZ frequency band.
IS RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL FCC APPROVED?
Yes, Ring Doorbell is FCC approved.
DO YOU HAVE TO HAVE THE APP OPEN IN ORDER TO RECEIVE THE NOTIFICATION?
As long as you’re not signed out of the app, your smartphone or tablet
will receive the notification.
DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL EMIT AN AUDIBLE ALERT?
Yes, we engineered Ring Doorbell to emit an alert outside of the home. Ring
Doorbell may also be compatible with your current hardwired doorbell. We included
terminals on the back of the mounting bracket that you may connect your pre-existing
doorbell wiring too, allowing Ring Doorbell to strike your pre-existing doorbell
within the home. The next time someone presses the button on your Ring Doorbell,
it will also sound the doorbell inside your home. We also offer Ring Chime,
a Wi-Fi connected chime for your Ring Doorbell.
HOW DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR VISITOR IS LOCATED IF YOU HAVE MULTIPLE RING™
VIDEO DOORBELLS AND/OR MULTIPLE PROPERTIES?
During setup you are asked to give each Ring Doorbell a unique name. Notifications
are delivered with the name of the Doorbell that triggered them, showing you
exactly where the activity is occurring.
IF I AM ON MY SMARTPHONE WITHOUT ANY WI-FI CONNECTION, WILL I STILL BE
ABLE TO SEE MY VISITORS?
You don't need a Wi-Fi connection as long as you have internet connectivity
and your particular carrier doesn't block video streaming (e.g. FaceTime). If
your carrier enables video streaming and you have a good 4G connection, you
will be see real time HD video from your Ring Doorbell anywhere you have coverage.
WILL ALL USERS ASSOCIATED WITH RING® VIDEO DOORBELL BE NOTIFIED WHEN
THE BUTTON IS PRESSED OR MOTION IS DETECTED?
Yes, all users will be notified and will be able to interact with a visitor.
Users can also set their own custom notification settings, for example you may
choose to be notified about all activity, including motion, while your partner
may choose to be notified only when someone presses the button on your Ring
WILL MY RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL SEND ME A PUSH NOTIFICATION WITHOUT
You will receive a push notification when you are connected to 3G, 4G, LTE or
Wi-Fi. If your phone is offline when activity is detected, you will see a missed
call alert in your Recent Activity log within the Ring app.
DOES RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL PROVIDE A LIVE VIDEO FEED?
Ring Doorbells connected to home doorbell wiring and Ring Doorbell Pro have
the ability to use Live View, our on-demand viewing feature.
We are working on adding Live View to Ring Doorbells operating on battery power
and Stick Up Cams.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL DETECTS MOTION?
Ring Doorbell can detect motion up to 30 feet away from the device. When motion
is detected, the user will instantly receive a mobile push notification, informing
them of the activity. If the user decides to open the app, they will be able
to access on-demand live footage of the activity. For users with the optional
Cloud Recording feature, all motion-triggered events and doorbell button presses
are automatically recorded. This footage can be viewed instantly at any time
via the Ring app.
CAN RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL CAPTURE CLEAR VIDEO FOOTAGE EVEN AT NIGHT?
Yes, Ring Doorbell features an array of IR LEDs to illuminate the camera's field
of view when a lack of light is detected within the device.
HOW LONG CAN RING™ VIDEO DOORBELL RUN OFF OF THE INTERNAL BATTERY?
Under normal use, Ring Doorbells can run for 6 to 12 months between battery
charges depending on usage and operating environment.