Everyday security for every home.
No matter what your budget is or the size of your property, you deserve the best security. That's why we designed the Essential—a camera that helps every home become safer with a 130° Field of View, Integrated Spotlight, Color Night Vision, and more. Choose from 2K camera options for round-the-clock protection.
Available in 2K
Integrated Spotlight with Color Night Vision
Easy wire-free installation
Connect and control with your favourite smart assistant.
Illuminate the scene with the Integrated Spotlight.
See details in the dark with Color Night Vision.
Save time from charging with a long-lasting rechargeable battery.
Weather-resistant to withstand the elements.
See, listen, and talk to visitors from anywhere.
Activate the Integrated Siren to ward off unwelcome guests.
Set up in minutes. It's that easy to install.
Download the Arlo Secure App and charge your camera.
Drill and secure the mounting plate to the wall. Slide the camera on and lock it into place.
Adjust your camera's angle for the perfect view.
One app to protect it all.
A seamless design that keeps you connected to your home and your family’s safety wherever you are.
Manage your security in one place
Personalize your dashboard with security widgets to take action quickly.
Get details of the whole story
See who armed/disarmed your system and when it occurred in the past 30 days.
Automate your security system
Conveniently schedule when your security system is armed or disarmed.
Works with your favorite smart home devices.
Spec and Dimensions
Maximum Video Resolution
Up to 2560x1440 (2K)
2K, 1080p, 720p
Color Night Vision
Lens Field of View
PIR motion detection
dual 850nm LED
Speaker and Microphone, 2-Way Audio
up to 300 feet line of sight
Indoor Or Outdoor Use
Indoor and Outdoor
Camera Mount Type
Minimum Operating Temperature
-4° F (-20° C)
Maximum Operating Temperature
113° F (45° C)
Min home upload speed
What's in the box
(1) Arlo Essential Outdoor Camera
(1) Indoor USB Charging Cable
(1) Wall Mount and Screw Kit
(1) Quick Start Guide