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Arlo's latest Ultra security cameras now available in NZ

By Sara Barker
Thu 21 Jan 2021
FYI, this story is more than a year old

The newest product in the range of Arlo’s popular Ultra security camera range is now available in New Zealand. The Arlo Ultra 2 Wire-Free Spotlight Camera system is a security system designed to provide peace of mind, and to hopefully prevent thieves or prowlers from even trying anything dodgy.

The Ultra 2 Wire-Free Spotlight Camera System is equipped with 4K video and HDR image recording, auto-zoom and tracking, an integrated spotlight, colour night vision, and compatibility with platforms like Alexa and Google Assistant.

There is also the ability to blast a smart siren (automatically triggered or manually triggered through the app), which would give any unwanted visitors a bit of a scare, plus two-way audio which means you can listen and speak to prowlers at the same time.  If nothing else, knowing someone is watching is a good way to get people off your property.

The products also come with a three month Arlo Smart software trial, which is an AI-based subscription service. Arlo Smart provides extended 30-day rolling cloud storage of 4K HD video recordings, and users can choose customisable notifications. The app offers a bunch of other options like camera adjustment or access to recordings on the cloud.

A statement from Arlo’s APAC vice president and managing director Brad Little says, “Peace of mind should come without compromise which is why we continue to innovate the industry-leading products within the Arlo ecosystem. The Ultra 2 offers enhancements that improve upon its already best-in-class predecessor, providing added flexibility that enables home and business owners to choose the camera that best suits their needs."

“Ultra 2 expands placement options with enhanced range and connectivity together with an award-winning, wire-free design, a long-lasting rechargeable battery and of course, customised Arlo Smart notifications via the Arlo app, enabling users to confidently take control of their security."

Pricing for the Arlo Ultra 2 starts at $1099 for the two-camera kit, $1499 for the three-camera kit, and $500 for an Ultra 2 add-on camera.

The full list of features:

  • 4K Video with HDR: Zoom in to see sharp details with 4K and HDR advanced image quality technologies
  • Auto Zoom and Tracking: Auto-focus on moving objects with clarity and detail
  • 180-Degree Viewing Angle: See more with a wider angle lens that has auto image correction to reduce the fish-eye effect
  • Premium Two-Way Audio: Listen and speak to visitors with crystal-clear, two-way audio that reduces wind and noise
  • Integrated Spotlight: Light up the night and ward off unwelcome guests
  • Built-In Smart Siren: Automatically triggered by motion or audio, or manually triggered via the Arlo App for added protection
  • Colour Night Vision: See what’s lurking with colour night vision allowing you to see video in colour rather than traditional black and white
  • Enhanced Range: Improved range and connectivity offer maximum flexibility, expanding placement options beyond traditional cameras that require an outlet
  • Weather-Resistant Design: Built to withstand heat, cold, rain or sun for seamless installation anywhere
  • Rechargeable Battery: Wire-free design boasts up to six months of battery life on one charge
  • Advanced SmartHub: Connect with other smart home devices for simplified management
  • Platform Compatibility: Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple Homekit, and IFTTT for easy interaction, automation and control.

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