Ring Video Doorbells Product Comparison

The chart below lists out the features of the individual Ring smart doorbell models, along with a recommendation (below the chart) as to which model might be best for you.

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Feature Ring Video Doorbell 3  Ring Video Doorbell Elite  Ring Video Doorbell Pro Video Doorbell Pro 2  Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus  Ring Video Doorbell Wired  Ring Video Doorbell 4 Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release)
 

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 Motion Detection  Customizable motion detection zones   Customizable motion detection zones and Near motion zone capability* Customizable motion detection zones Customizable motion detection zones Radar Customizable motion detection zones and Near motion zone capability* Customizable motion detection zones and Near motion zone capability Customizable motion detection zones and Near motion zone capability*
Compatible Networks 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n  2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz (Channels 11-13) 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 & 5GHz 2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz (Channels 11-13) 802.11 b/g/n

2.4 GHz

(Channels 11-13) 802.11 b/g/n

2.4GHz or 5GHz Wireless 802.11 B/G/N
Compatible Transformers 8-24 VAC (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible 8-24 VAC (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible Cannot be run off a doorbell transformer 16-24 VAC 30VA (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible 16-24 VAC 30VA (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible 8-24 VAC (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible 8-24 VAC (40VA max) and 50/60Hz, DC, halogen, and garden-lighting transformers not compatible
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.
Dimensions

2.4 in. x 4.98 in x 1.10 in

\(62mm x 126.5mm x 28mm)

5.1 in. x 2.4 in. x 1.1 in.

(12.83 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.74 cm)

4.80 in. x 2.75 in. x 2.17 in.

(11.94 cm x 6.98 cm x 5.51 cm)

4.5 in. x 1.85 in. x 0.80 in.

(11.43 cm x 4.67 cm x 2.03 cm)

4.5in x 1.9in x 0.86in

(11.4cm x 4.9cm x 2.2 cm)

5.1 in. x 2.4 in. x 1.1 in.

(128 mm x 62 mm x 28 mm)

3.9 in. x 1.8 in. x 0.88 in.

(101 mm x 45.7 mm x 22.4 mm)

5.1 in. x 2.4 in. x 1.1 in. (128 mm x 62 mm x 28 mm)
Field of view 155 degrees horizontal 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 150 degrees horizontal, 150 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 155 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 84 degrees vertical
Finishes

 Satin Nickel,

Black

Includes two faceplates: Satin Nickel, Venetian Bronze One faceplate and one coupon code for free additional faceplate One faceplate and one coupon code for free additional faceplate One faceplate and one coupon code for free additional faceplate Includes two faceplates: Satin Nickel, Venetian Black faceplate  Satin-nickel faceplate
Live View Available Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Motion Detection Angle 180 degrees (infrared heat detection) 180 degrees (infrared heat detection) 160 degrees (camera) Analyzes camera view and generates motion alerts within user-set motion zones. 160 degrees (camera) Analyzes camera view and generates motion alerts within user-set motion zones. 160 degrees (camera) Analyzes camera view and generates motion alerts within user-set motion zones 180 degrees (infrared heat detection) 180 degrees (infrared heat detection) 180 degrees (infrared heat detection)
Operating Temperature -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant -5 to 120 degrees F (-20.5 to 48.5 degrees C) Weather resistant
Power Options Rechargeable battery or can be hardwired to an existing doorbell Quick-release Rechargeable battery or can be hardwired to an existing doorbell  Power over Ethernet Hardwired to existing doorbell wiring. Hardwired to existing doorbell wiring Quick-release Rechargeable battery or can be hardwired to an existing doorbell Hardwired to existing doorbell, but requires Ring Chime or Chime Pro for internal doorbell sound.  Quick-release Rechargeable battery or can be hardwired to an existing doorbell
Recommended Bandwidth  High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet High Speed Internet
Video Resolution 1080p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD 1536p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD
What's In The Box?

Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release).

Installation hardware and tools.

USB charging cable

Mounting bracket

User manual & quick-start guide

Security Sticker

Ring Video Doorbell 3 

Rechargeable, Quick-release battery pack

Satin nickel and Venetian bronze faceplates

Installation hardware and tools

Wedge and corner pieces

USB charging cable

Mounting bracket

User manual & quick-start guide

Security Sticker

 Ring Video Doorbell Elite

50 ft. & 3 ft. Ethernet cable

Elite Power Kit

Screwdriver

Flexible Security Bit

Security Screws

AC power adapter

Drill bit

Flathead screw bit

Welcome packet

Installation booklet

Four interchangeable faceplates

Ring Video Doorbell Pro

Screwdriver

Four interchangeable faceplates

Optional Wiring and connectors

Drill bit

Pro Power Kit

Installation screws & anchors

Quick setup & installation guide

Video Doorbell Pro 2

Installation hardware and tools

Satin Nickel faceplate. 

Alt Pro Power cable

Pro Power Kit v3

User manual & quick-start guide

Security Sticker

Ring Video Doorbell 3 

Rechargeable, Quick-release battery pack

Satin nickel and Venetian bronze faceplates

Installation hardware and tools

Wedge and corner pieces

USB charging cable

Mounting bracket

User manual & quick-start guide

Security Sticker

Ring Video Doorbell Wired

Installation Kit with hardware and tools

User Manual

Security Sticker

Ring Video Doorbell 4

Quick-Release Rechargeable Battery Pack

Satin-nickel faceplate

Installation hardware and tools

USB charging cable

Corner bracket

Quick-start guide

Security Sticker

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Recommendations: 

Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release): The Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release) is the next generation of the original Ring Video Doorbell. In addition to new video features such as Near Zone functionality, the 2020 release Video Doorbell boasts 1080p video, improved night vision, improved audio quality, and near motion zone detection.

Ring Video Doorbell 3: With Ring Video Doorbell 3, you’ll always be connected to your home, so you can watch over your property and answer the door from anywhere. It also has enhanced resolution and a huge array of features that make it suitable for almost any home security situation.

Ring Video Doorbell Elite: The ideal solution for new houses and home builders, Video Doorbell Elite requires professional installation and connects to your network via an ethernet cable. With power over ethernet, Elite gives your home professional-grade security, reliability and convenience.

Ring Video Doorbell Pro: Ring Pro is a hardwired solution that replaces traditional doorbells and connects to existing doorbell wiring. With an ultra-slim design, 1080HD video and advanced features, Video Doorbell Pro offers superior security with a simple setup.

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus: The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is the next generation of Ring Video Doorbells. In addition to new video features such as Near Zone functionality, the Video Doorbell 3 boasts dual-band 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wifi connectivity, improved energy efficiency, and advanced motion detection.

Ring Video Doorbell Wired: The Ring Video Doorbell Wired is the smallest and most affordable smart doorbell. It is hardwired to your existing doorbell but has to bypass your internal doorbell with a jumper cable that's included in the box in order to work properly. If you'd like to get an internal doorbell sound, you can purchase a Ring Chime or Ring Chime Pro wifi extender.

Ring Video Doorbell Pro 2: The Video Doorbell Pro 2 is a wired video doorbell that offers enhanced Head-to-Toe HD+ Video and other features such as Alexa Greetings (for Ring Protect subscribers), 3D Motion Detection, Audio+, and Bird's Eye View. With Ring’s premium Video Doorbell Pro 2, you can check in on your front door anytime, from anywhere, and can see and speak to visitors at your door in real-time using your Ring app or Alexa-enabled device.

Ring Video Doorbell 4: The Ring Video Doorbell 4 is Ring’s newest battery video doorbell with features including all-new color Pre-Roll technology, 1080p HD video, two-way talk, Advance Motion Detection, enhanced dual-band wifi and Quick Replies. With color Pre-Roll, users can see even more of what’s happening outside their front door. With an additional 4-second color video preview of each motion event, the doorbell will automatically start recording before users even receive an alert. 

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