What is Arlo go?
What is Arlo go?

How does the Arlo go work?

The Arlo Go camera uses the mobile network to send video to your Arlo account in the cloud. To do this, the Arlo Go camera uses an activated SIM card installed inside the camera. For information about how to activate SIM cards, see the instructions from your SIM service provider.

Do you have to pay a monthly fee for Arlo?

The Arlo Secure plan's cost changes based on how many cameras you want cloud storage for: Arlo Secure (Single Camera) costs $2.99 a month. Arlo Secure (Unlimited Cameras) costs $9.99 a month.

Does Arlo still record without subscription?

For recordings to be saved to the cloud library, you must have an active subscription to an Arlo Smart plan. Without an active Arlo Smart subscription, content cannot be saved to the library.

Do Arlo cameras record all the time?

Continuous video recording (CVR) is an optional feature available on Arlo Ultra, Pro 2, Q, Q Plus, and Baby cameras. With CVR activated on one of your cameras, you can record all the action 24/7. CVR captures everything in the background, and you can rewind to catch anything you missed.

Does Arlo Go need a base station?

You don't need a base station, but the camera still has features similar to the features of the Arlo Pro base station, including an alarm that you can set up to be triggered by sound or motion. The Arlo Go has a Micro SD card slot for local video storage and accepts SD cards of up to 32 GB.

How much data does Arlo Go use?

850 MB
Average battery life for an Arlo Go camera is more than one month (depending on mobile signal strength), and average data usage is 850 MB (0.85 GB) per month. Average use assumes that you are using Optimized or Best Battery Life video settings and that your cameras record for approximately five minutes per day.

Will Arlo cameras work without WiFi?

The Arlo Go Mobile Security Camera is ideal for security monitoring when traveling or in areas with limited or no WiFi access. Arlo Go works wherever there is 3G/4G LTE wireless connections.

What network does Arlo Go use?

AT&T’s nationwide 4G LTE network
Arlo Mobile is an LTE service plan offered exclusively for Arlo Go Mobile HD Security Cameras. Arlo Mobile service uses AT&T's nationwide 4G LTE network. Service is only available in the continental United States, Hawaii, and Alaska.

Will Arlo work if WiFi goes out?

The Arlo Q Plus will work if the internet is down, or even if your camera loses connection and the internet is up. It has local storage via the microSD card.

How long does an Arlo go battery last?

approximately 2–3 months
Arlo wire-free camera batteries last approximately 3–6 months with average use. Arlo Go camera batteries last approximately 2–3 months with average use, depending on mobile signal strength. Arlo Q, Q Plus, and Baby cameras do not use batteries.

Do I need a plan with Arlo cameras?

Arlo cameras work well on their own, without a need for monthly subscription fees.

How much is the Arlo Go data plan?

Cloud Storage and Data Plan For $9.99 per month, or $99 per year, you can get 30-day cloud recording for up to 10 cameras, and unlimited tech support. For 60 days of cloud storage for up to 15 cameras, as well as unlimited support, it's $14.99 a month, or $149 a year.

How much does Arlo Go Cost per month Verizon?

Add Arlo Go to your Verizon account for $5 monthly access, or add it to a Verizon Unlimited Plan for $20 monthly access.

How far away can Arlo camera be from base station?

300 feet
Follow these guidelines if you connect your Arlo wire-free camera to an Arlo SmartHub or base station. Maximum. You can place your camera a maximum of 300 feet (90 meters) from the base station.

Does Arlo use a lot of data?

Average battery life for an Arlo Go camera is more than one month (depending on mobile signal strength), and average data usage is 850 MB (0.85 GB) per month. Average use assumes that you are using Optimized or Best Battery Life video settings and that your cameras record for approximately five minutes per day.

Where should I place my Arlo camera?

By placing a camera near your front door, you'll have full visibility in terms of who visits your home, night or day. Mount your cameras at least 7 feet above the floor, and aim it slightly downward for the best performance.

Are Arlo cameras worth it?

Arlo cameras aren't the most expensive out there, and they have impressive motion detection features, making them one of our most popular security camera recommendations. The biggest downside is that Arlo cameras require a paid subscription to access some of the best features.

How many Arlo cameras can you have for free?

5 cameras
The free plan supports 5 cameras. The base supports up to 15 cameras. Each base can stream up to 5 cameras at once, regardless of how many more you have synced to it.

What is the point of the Arlo Base Station?

The Arlo SmartHub or Base Station helps to protect your footage by adding a secure, personal network to your router. The SmartHub or Base Station also helps to regulate Wi-Fi traffic, can improve battery life, and is compatible with local storage.

Can Arlo work without WiFi?

The Arlo Go Mobile Security Camera is ideal for security monitoring when traveling or in areas with limited or no WiFi access. Arlo Go works wherever there is 3G/4G LTE wireless connections.

How long do Arlo cameras last?

The original Arlo Wire-Free promises up to 6 months of battery life, but plenty of users have found that the actual battery life of their Arlo Wire-Free cameras is around 3-4 months. The four included CR123 batteries are not rechargeable, so you'll have to replace them after the extra set runs out.

What camera is better than Arlo?

The Wyze Cam v3 delivers impressive 1080p video, bright color night vision, and several video-storage options—at about a sixth of the price of the Arlo.

How do I stop my Arlo camera from being stolen?

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Can someone hack your Arlo?

Arlo security cameras can be hacked if they're connected to a wireless Internet connection since these connections are rarely secure enough to keep out dedicated hackers. The best way to prevent hacking is to purchase an Arlo model that operates on a cellular network with two-factor authentication.

Can I use Arlo without base station?

No. The wireless cameras are not IP cameras and require the use of the base station.

Why do you need a base station with Arlo cameras?

The base station (for Arlo and Arlo PRO) is used to communicate with the arlo cameras on a special secured wireless network. It is low power and designed just for the arlo devices. You can only connect the base to the cameras and the base is required.

What is the life expectancy of Arlo batteries?

Arlo wire-free camera batteries last approximately 3–6 months with average use. Arlo Go camera batteries last approximately 2–3 months with average use, depending on mobile signal strength. Arlo Q, Q Plus, and Baby cameras do not use batteries.

Can an Arlo camera be hacked?

Arlo security cameras can be hacked if they're connected to a wireless Internet connection since these connections are rarely secure enough to keep out dedicated hackers. The best way to prevent hacking is to purchase an Arlo model that operates on a cellular network with two-factor authentication.