Ring Video Doorbells Product Comparison

Question: What are the features of the different models of Ring Video Doorbells?

Answer: The chart below lists out the features of the individual Ring Video Doorbell models along with a recommendation as to which model might be best for you.

 

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Advanced Motion Detection  Five selectable zones and customizable sensitivity scale Five selectable zones and customizable sensitivity scale Customizable motion detection zones Customizable motion detection zones
Battery Life 6-12 months with normal usage 6-12 months with normal usage N/A N/A
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
 Compatible Transformers 8-24 VAC, DC not compatible  8-24 VAC, DC not compatible Cannot be run off a doorbell transformer 16-24 VAC at ~30 volt-amps
Dimensions 4.98 x 2.43 x 0.87 in. 5.05 x 2.5 x 1.08 in. 4.80 x 2.75 x 2.17 in. 4.5 x 1.85 x 0.80 in.
Field of view 180 degrees horizontal 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 100 degrees vertical
Finishes  Venetian Bronze, Polished Brass, Antique Brass, Satin Nickel Includes two faceplates: Satin Nickel, Venetian Includes four faceplates: Satin Nickel, Pearl White, Venetian, Satin Black  Includes four faceplates: Satin Nickel, Satin Black, Dark Bronze, Satin White
Live View Available 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. 
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
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.
Recommended Bandwidth  1 MB per second download and upload  2 MB per second download and upload 2 MB per second download and upload 2 MB per second download and upload.
Video Resolution  720p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD
What's In The Box?

Ring Video Doorbell

Screwdriver handle 

Two-sided screwdriver bit

Micro-USB charging cable

Security Screws

Installation screws & anchors

Quick Setup Guide

Ring Video Doorbell 2

Micro USB charging cable

Retrofit Kit plate

Miniature level

Screwdriver handle

Two-sized screwdriver bit

Screws

Screw anchors

Drill bit for anchors

User manual

Installation instruction guide

Wire Extensions

Wire nuts

Corner wedge

Mount wedge

Two interchangeable faceplates

 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

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Recommendations: 

Ring Video Doorbell: The original Video Doorbell is the perfect solution for any home and any budget. Armed with HD video, two-way talk and instant mobile alerts, you can answer the door and monitor your home from anywhere.

Ring Video Doorbell 2: A quick-release battery pack and 1080HD video makes Video Doorbell 2 your simple solution to smart security. Complimentary Wedge Kits let you find your ideal setup, and its advanced features add next-level security and convenience to any home. 

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.

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.

 

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