Always Home Cam Information

What is Ring Always Home Cam?
Always Home Cam is an autonomously flying indoor security camera that flies to pre-determined locations in the home.

How large is the Always Home Cam?
Camera: 190mm x 190mm x 138mm
Charging Dock: 190mm x 190mm x 121mm

How do I use the Always Home Cam?
Always Home Cam is a flying indoor security camera that can be programmed to fly to different locations inside the home This can include the stove, the front door, the pet water bowl, and more etc. You can view your video recordings and In-Flight Live View from the Ring App.

More information on the Ring Protect Plan.

How does the Always Home Cam navigate to specific points in the house?
After you set up Always Home Cam you’ll place it back in the charging dock. Always Home Cam will only record video while in flight and will only fly when triggered via the Ring app or a linked Ring Alarm sensor. After the flight, it returns to the charging dock and begins to recharge its batteries. Once Always Home Cam is in the charging dock, the camera ceases recording video and the camera lens is physically blocked.

How safe is Always Home Cam while flying around my house?
Ring Always Home Cam has multiple sensors that allow it to navigate throughout the home. These sensors, in addition to the camera, help with obstacle detection. If a previously unknown object is in the flight path at time of flight, it will either return to the charging dock or land safely in place and send an error message in the Ring App. We also designed Ring Always Home Cam to be lightweight, and its shrouded propellers offer additional protection. When setting up the Ring Always Home Cam, the technology that enables the pre-set paths also ensures safety as it will only fly where it is supposed to. Additionally, the camera only flies autonomously and cannot be manually controlled.

More information on Safety and Privacy concerns while using Always Home Cam.

How do I program and control the Always Home Cam?
Always Home Cam can be managed from the Ring app. The app will walk you through the steps needed to set up the cam and create flight paths.

More information on setting up and controlling Always Home Cam.

Product Specs

What comes in the box?

  • Always Home Cam
  • Charging dock
  • AC Power Adapter
  • Quick-start guide
  • Security Sticker

What are the specs of the Ring Always Home Cam?

  Ring Always Home Cam
Camera Resolution 1440p HD
Field of View 125 degrees horizontal, 125 degrees vertical, able to rotate 360 degrees
Power Supply Customized battery pack with a two hour recharge time.
Connectivity 2.4GHz and 5.0 GHz Wireless 802.11 B/G/N
Flight Time Up to five minutes
Flight Paths Up to 50 flight paths
Size 269mm diameter, 365 grams
Video

1440 x 1440 Video, Live View of active flight paths, spotlight

Compatibility & Usage

Can I use the Ring Always Home Cam outside?
Always Home Cam is designed for indoor use only.

Can Always Home Cam travel between floors in my house?
No. Always Home Cam can only operate on a single floor of a home at a time. If you wish to have flight paths on multiple floors of a home, you’ll need to purchase additional Always Home Cams for each floor.

Can I change the flight paths during flight or operate Always Home Cam while it’s flying?
No. Always Home Cam only flies along preset flight paths.

Internet Requirements

What wifi networks are Ring Always Home Cam compatible with?
Ring Always Home Cam is compatible with a/b/g/n wifi networks operating on 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz frequencies.

What is the recommended Internet speed for Ring Always Home Cam?
We recommend high speed internet.

Data Usage and Recording Plans

Does Always Home Cam always record video or only during flight?
Always Home Cam was designed with privacy in mind. Always Home Cam can only fly specific paths programmed by the user, has no microphone, only records when in-flight, and was designed to operate at a loud volume so it’s obvious to anyone nearby when it is in motion and recording. When not in-flight, the device sits in its charging dock, where the camera is physically blocked. Additionally, the camera only flies autonomously and cannot be manually controlled.

Does Always Home Cam keep videos for later review?

With a Ring Protect Plan, you can view, save, and share video recorded by Always Home Cam.

More information about the Ring Protect Plan.

Installation

How do I set up flight paths for Ring Always Home Cam?
The Ring app will walk you through setting up flight paths.

More information on setting up and controlling Always Home Cam.

Purchases, Refunds and Warranties

Where can I order Ring Always Home Cam?
Ring Always Home Cam is currently found on Amazon.com.

Does Ring Always Home Cam have a warranty?
Click here for more information on Ring's Limited Warranty and Theft Protection Policy.

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 Always Home Cam?
If stolen, we will replace it for free.

Click here for the terms of Ring's theft and replacement policy.

Join Our Community

Share feature requests, get help, and discuss the latest in security with your fellow users on Ring's first neighbor-to-neighbor community forum.

Was this article helpful?

×

 

 



Send Feedback