Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus Information

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus (discontinued) has Near Zone functionality, a Pre-Roll feature, dual-band 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wifi connectivity, improved energy efficiency and Advanced Motion Detection.

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus has reached the natural end of its lifecycle and is now being replaced in our product line-up by the more advanced wireless video doorbells, such as Ring Video Doorbell 4. 

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What are the features of Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

  • 1080p HD Video
  • Advanced Motion Detection
  • Customisable Motion Zones
  • Pre-Roll
  • Live View
  • 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz dual-band connectivity
  • Far and near motion zone motion capability
  • Easily removable faceplate
  • 1-year warranty on parts, lifetime theft protection
  • Wifi connected
  • Available in two finishes 
  • Does not require connection to a wired doorbell

What's the difference between Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus and previous generations of video doorbell?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus has all the same great features of the Ring Video Doorbell and Ring Video Doorbell 2. The difference is it adds a number of new features on top of them. These include: 

  • Dual band wifi that works on both 2.4 GHz and 5GHz networks
  • 1080p HD video with night vision
  • Two-way talk with noise cancellation
  • Pre-Roll
  • Near Zone functionality for more relevant motion detection closer to your front door
  • Privacy Zones

Click here to learn more about Near Zone functions.

Do I need to replace my Ring Video Doorbell or Ring Video Doorbell 2 with Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

No. Ring Video Doorbell and Ring Video Doorbell 2 will continue to work as normal and will continue to be supported by Ring. 

Does Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus work with other Ring devices?

Yes. Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus works with any other device created by Ring and can perform all the functions expected of a video doorbell in a security system.

Does Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus work with Alexa?

Yes. Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is completely compatible with Echo devices.

Click here to learn more about using Ring devices with Alexa. 

Product specs

What comes in the box?

  • Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus
  • Corner Kit
  • Micro USB charging cable
  • Quick Release Battery Pack
  • Satin Nickel Faceplate
  • Installation tools and hardware
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Security Sticker

Note: Tools needed for installation (not included):

  • 6mm masonry drill bit (optional)
  • PH2 Phillips Screwdriver

What are the specs of Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

  Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus
Camera resolution 1080p HD
Field of view 160 degrees horizontal
Connectivity 2.4GHz or 5GHz wireless 802.11 b/g/n
Connection speed Recommended minimum upload speed of 2 mbps per device
Audio specs Two way audio with noise cancellation
System requirements Click here for the latest system requirements for the Ring app
Size 12.8 cm x 6.2 cm x 2.8 cm
Power supply

Rechargeable Quick Release Battery Pack


Can be hardwired to an existing doorbell system or transformer with 8-24 VAC, 40VA max, 50/60Hz for continuous charging

 

Compatibility & usage

Is Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus backwards compatible with the mounting brackets, solar mounts, charging cables and wedge/corner kits from earlier generations of the Ring Video Doorbell?

Video Doorbell 3 Plus is compatible with earlier Video Doorbell’s charging cables. Earlier mounting brackets and wedge/corner kits are not compatible but new versions will be provided in the Video Doorbell 3 Plus box. Solar mounts are not optimised for Video Doorbell 3 Plus and a new version is now available for purchase.

An adaptor plate and screws are available to allow you to upgrade from your original Ring Video Doorbell to a Ring Video Doorbell 3, 3 Plus or 4 without the need to drill new holes.

Is Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus weather resistant?

Yes. Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is weather resistant.

Can Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus withstand hot or cold temperatures?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is rated for temperatures ranging from -20 degrees C to 48 degrees C.

Internet requirements 

What wifi networks is Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus compatible with?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is compatible with b/g/n wifi networks operating on 2.4 GHz or 5GHz frequencies.

What is the recommended internet speed for Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

Recommended minimum upload speed is 2 mbps per device.

Data usage and recording plans

Does the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus use data all the time or just when it's activated?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus will only use data when it’s activated by an event, recording an event, or when you access Live View via the Ring app. If Video Doorbell 3 Plus doesn’t detect motion or isn’t activated with the app, it won’t use your data.

Does Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus keep footage for later review?

It can, however, this requires a subscription to Ring Protect plan, an optional service that allows you to view, save and share video.

 Click here for more information about the Ring Protect plan.

Installation

I have an unusually shaped front garden. How do I aim Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus in a direction other than straight ahead?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus can be adjusted to point in directions other than straight forward through the use of a wedge or corner kit. 

Click here to learn how to install a wedge kit.

Click here to learn how to install a corner kit.

Purchases, refunds and warranties

Where can I order Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is available on Ring.com and at many retailers.

Does Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus have a warranty?

Yes, a 1-year limited warranty. If you are a consumer, the limited warranty is in addition to your consumer rights, and does not jeopardise these rights in any way. This means you may still have additional rights at law even after the limited warranty has expired.

Click here for more information on Ring's Limited Warranty and Theft Protection Plan.

What is Ring's refund policy?

You have 30 days from the date you received your device(s) to request a full refund. You are responsible for covering the cost of return shipping.

What if someone steals my Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?

If stolen, we will replace it for free. Simply fulfill the reporting requirements and we’ll ship you a replacement Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus.

Click here for more information on Ring's theft and replacement policy. 

 

 

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