If you are looking for a wire-free doorbell camera, then the August View is a great option. Being able to establish a video doorbell without having to wire it with an existing infrastructure is ideal for many users. You will love the high-quality streaming capabilities of the August View.
The best feature of the August View Video Doorbell is the ability to access the livestream video of your door from virtually anywhere in the world. You can do this using the August Home App on your Android or iOS device. The app can send you instant alerts when your August View device detects movement using its built a motion sensor. This way, you will know if someone approaches your door while you are away. You can then check the feed to see if it's a delivery person, a solicitor, or someone suspicious. You will also receive notifications whenever someone rings the doorbell.
Two-way voice is also included with the August View. You can open the mobile app on your smartphone to have a live conversation with whoever is in front of your door. This is perfect for many situations. You might tell a postal worker thanks for delivering your package and to please leave it in the garage. You might tell your early houseguest that you're not home yet and that you'll unlock the door for them using your smart lock. Or you might scare a package thief into putting down your stuff. There are many great possibilities with this easy to use and versatile device.
The video offered from the August View Video Doorbell Camera is very high quality. It captures video at up to 1440p, which is 33% more pixels than 1080p. This HD recording capability ensures that you will get a nice, clear look at the front of your home every time. Video resolution can go up to 1920x1440 pixels. Digital zoom and night vision features are also included. The doorbell is incredibly easy to install for DIYers, with no electrician or handyman being needed.
You can also integrate the August View Doorbell Camera with your August Smart Lock Pro. This is made possible using the August Connect WIFI Bridge, which is sold separately. By completing this integration, you can control your August Smart Lock Pro while viewing the live feed for your August View Camera. The August View is also compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for added versatility. You can also integrate it with If This, Then That (IFTTT) to use it with other smart home devices. IFTTT is compatible with Total Connect 2.0, which is perfect for owners of Honeywell and Resideo Security Systems. More information on the IFTTT integration is available here.
The August View Doorbell Camera is rated for outdoor use. Its included chime should be installed inside so that you can hear it locally when someone rings the doorbell. A rechargeable lithium-ion battery and a USB charging cable are included. Mounting hardware, a positioning wedge, and a quick start card are also in the package. The doorbell measures 5.2"L x 2.4"W x 1.3"D. The chime measures 2.4"H x 2.4"W x 1.5"D.