SimpliSafe the manufacturers of home security products has unveiled a new addition to their range today in the form of the SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro which is equipped with a wide angle 1080p camera that offers a massive 162-degree field of view, and supports HDR.
Video Doorbell Pro also includes a dual-sensor motion trigger unique to SimpliSafe. The trigger uses two different sensors in parallel: a PIR sensor that detects human heat signature, and an image classification sensor that detects human form. Although camera recording requires $4.99/month plan for one camera or $10/month for unlimited cameras and is included with Interactive monitoring.
The SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro also provides two-way audio and a door chime, so users can talk with anyone at the door through the SimpliSafe Companion application. Noise and echo cancellation offer “crystal clear audio exchanges” and declutter recording playback by removing background noise. The SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro is now available to purchase priced at $169 and is the company’s first product to be used outside the home.
“Video Doorbell Pro gives homeowners advanced safety features for significantly less than any other like doorbell on the market,” SimpliSafe Founder and CEO Chad Laurans said in today’s press release. “Our mission is to make every home secure, and part of the way we do this is by eliminating barriers like frustrating user experiences and price.”