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.

If you already own a Ring smart doorbell and want to find accessories for it, click on this link to see what is available.  

  Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release/2nd generation) Ring Video Doorbell 3  Ring Video Doorbell Elite  Ring Video Doorbell Pro Ring Peephole Cam  Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus  Ring Video Doorbell Wired
 

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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 Motion detection zone* 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 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n 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

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 Cannot be run off a transformer 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
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)

1.85 in. x 3.83 in. x 0.78 in.

(4.7 cm x 9.73 cm x 1.98 cm)

5.1 in. x 2.4 in. x 1.1 in.

(128 mm x 62 mm x 28 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 155 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 160 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical 155 degrees horizontal, 90 degrees vertical
Finishes Venetian Bronze,  Satin Nickel Includes two faceplates: Satin Nickel, Venetian Bronze Includes four faceplates: Satin Nickel, Pearl White, Venetian, Satin Black Includes four faceplates: Satin Nickel, Satin Black, Dark Bronze, Satin White Black with Satin Nickel trim Includes two faceplates: Satin Nickel, Venetian Black faceplate 
Live View Available 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. 130 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
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. Quick-release Rechargeable battery 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. 
Recommended Bandwidth  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 1080p HD 1080p HD 1080p HD
What's In The Box?

Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation).

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

Door View Cam

Rechargeable battery pack

Installation tools

Installation hardware

Quick setup & installation guide

Spare flex cable

Security sticker 

Ring Video Doorbell 3

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

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*Customizable Motion Zones have been a standard feature on wired Ring devices but they are now also an option for Ring battery-powered devices.

To find out more about Customizable Motion Zones for Ring battery-powered devices, click here.

Recommendations: 

Ring Video Doorbell (2020 release/2nd generation): The Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation) is the next generation of the original Ring Video Doorbell. In addition to new video features such as Near Zone functionality, the 2nd generation 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 Peephole Cam: The Ring Peephole Cam is a smart video doorbell that allows everyone to enhance security around their home. The Ring Peephole Cam offers a powerful array of features, including 1080p video Live View with night vision, two-way talk, motion and knock detection.

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.

 

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