Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus Information

The 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.

Features of Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus

  • 1080p HD Video
  • Advanced Motion Detection
  • Adjustable Motion Zones
  • Pre-Roll (4 seconds - black and white)
  • Live View
  • 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz dual-band connectivity
  • Near motion zone motion capability
  • Easily removable face plate
  • 1-year warranty on parts, lifetime theft protection
  • Wifi Connected
  • Available in two finishes 

What's the difference between the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus and previous generations of video doorbell? 
The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus has all the same great features of the Ring Video Doorbell (1st and 2nd generation) and Ring Video Doorbell 2. Some additional features include: 

  • Dual band wifi - 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz networks
  • 1080p HD video with night vision
  • Two-way talk with noise cancellation
  • Privacy Zones
  • Pre-Roll enabled.

What is Pre-Roll?
The Pre-Roll feature enables you to view more complete motion events with your Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus. Ring Video Doorbell Plus 3 Pre-Roll will capture motion four seconds before a motion event is triggered. After the four seconds of activity are recorded, they will be attached to the event clip. If you are subscribed to a Ring Protect plan you will get a video of the event allowing you to have a better look at what's happening outside your door.

Do I need to replace my Ring Video Doorbell (1st and 2nd generation) or Ring Video Doorbell 2 with the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus?
No. The original Ring Video Doorbell and Ring Video Doorbell 2 will continue to work as normal and will continue to be supported by Ring. 

Does the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus work with other Ring devices?
Yes. The 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 the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus work with Alexa?
Yes. The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is completely compatible with Echo devices.

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

What are the specs of the Ring Video Doorbell 3?

  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 High Speed Internet
Audio Specs Two way audio with noise cancellation
System Requirements iOS 12 or later, Android 6.0 or later
Size 5.1 in. x 2.4 in. x 1.1 in. (128 mm x 62 mm x 28 mm)
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 the Ring Video Doorbell 3 usable with the mounting brackets, solar mounts, charging cables, and wedge/corner pieces from earlier generations of the Ring Video Doorbell?
The Video Doorbell 3 Plus is usable with earlier Video Doorbell’s charging cables. Mounting brackets, wedge/corner pieces and solar mounts are not backwards compatible. There is a solar mount available as a separate purchase. 

Is the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus weather resistant?
Yes. The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is weather resistant.

Can the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus withstand hot or cold temperatures?
The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is rated for temperatures ranging from -5 degrees F to 120 degrees F.

Internet Requirements 

What Wifi networks is Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus compatible with?
Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus is compatible with high speed internet, 2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz networks.

Data Usage and Recording Plans

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

Does the 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.

Installation

I have an unusually shaped front yard. How do I aim Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus in a direction other than straight ahead?
The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus can be adjusted to point in directions other than straight forward through the use of a wedge or corner-piece. 

Click here to learn more about wedge pieces.

Purchases, Refunds, and Warranties

Does the Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus have a warranty?
Yes, a 1-year limited warranty.

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 or comparable replacement.

 

 

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