NETGEAR INTRODUCES MOBILE DATA PLANS FOR ARLO GO MOBILE HD SECURITY CAMERAS
Use as much or as little data as you want, for as long as you need, with no contract
SAN JOSE, California — May 23, 2017 — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the worldwide leader in home networking and smart home security products, is rolling out mobile data plans for its award-winning Arlo® Go Mobile HD Security Camera (LTE-VML4030). As a 100% wire-free and mobile HD camera for surveillance, security, and monitoring even in remote locations, Arlo Go is ideal for outdoor spaces without WiFi access or available power. Operating on 3G/4G-LTE networks, Arlo Go enables you to monitor your assets, providing peace of mind for larger properties without available WiFi as well as in hotel rooms, cabins, boat docks or simply outdoor locations.
The new Arlo Mobile data plan makes using your Arlo Go a whole lot easier. You won’t have to shop for or sign up for a subscription plan with a mobile broadband service provider, as NETGEAR takes care of everything. Arlo Mobile plans are simple, flexible and convenient to fit your needs so you can use as much or as little data as you need, without hassles, complicated contracts or long-term commitments. You can put your subscription plan on hold whenever you want, for as long as you want, and it’s all in one app and one bill.
Arlo Go comes pre-activated with 15 minutes’ worth of video clips so you can start using your Arlo Go right away. After downloading the app, you’ll be up and running in minutes and when you’ve used up your included video minutes, you can easily purchase more through your app or via the web.
NETGEAR is currently offering three service options1 :
- 15 minutes, $4.99/month: 1 clip/day or 30 clips/month at 30 secs/clip
- 120 minutes, $22.99/month: 8 clips/day or 240 clips/month at 30 secs/clip
- 225 minutes, $32.99/month: 15 clips/day or 450 clips/month at 30 secs/clip
"We’re introducing Arlo Mobile plans so you can start using your Arlo Go as soon as possible for video and audio monitoring everywhere," said Pat Collins, senior vice president of Arlo products at NETGEAR. 'Arlo Go is a breakthrough in modern product design, enabling fast and easy security monitoring of even remote locations due to the mobile connectivity of 3G/4G-LTE. With our hassle-free, 3G/4G-LTE data plans, you can set up Arlo Go anywhere you want, in seconds, and begin monitoring indoor and outdoor spaces from every possible angle."
Arlo Go Mobile HD Security Camera
A 2017 CES Innovation Award Honoree, Arlo Go Mobile HD Security Camera is the world's first 100% wire-free mobile security video solution. Arlo Go operates on 3G/4G-LTE networks, providing security video monitoring when roaming or in areas with limited or no WiFi access and even locations without available power outlets. With the included rechargeable battery, Arlo Go is expected to provide nearly 3 months of operation 2 before recharging is needed.
Without the dependency on an existing WiFi connection, Arlo Go can be deployed and re-deployed quickly. With Arlo Go's advanced PIR motion sensor, you are notified whenever there is motion within the camera's 130-degree field of view. Through Arlo's mobile and browser apps, you get a live, on-demand view of the location as well as the ability to easily play previously recorded videos from nearly anywhere in the world. Arlo Go includes a rolling seven days of cloud storage as part of the data plan, so you can record, review, save and share videos from the app, available for Android, Apple iOS and Apple TV. Optional, subscription-based cloud storage service plans are available for Arlo systems of more than five cameras or for storing of recordings beyond the free 7-day plan.
Two-way audio offers you the ability to hear and speak through the camera and provides you the added benefit of being able to respond immediately even when off-site. Even in the dead of night, the Arlo Go camera's advanced RGB-IR night vision technology provides a clear picture of the scene. Arlo Go also comes equipped with a micro SD memory card* slot for easy local video backup.
Watch the Arlo Go video at Arlo.com to learn more about NETGEAR Arlo Smart Home Security.
Pricing and Availability
The Arlo Go Mobile HD Security Camera (LTE-VML4030) by NETGEAR is available for an MSRP of $429.99 in the U.S. Arlo Go is also available from Verizon.
About NETGEAR, Inc.
NETGEAR (NASDAQ: NTGR) is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. The Company's products are built on a variety of proven technologies such as wireless (WiFi and LTE), Ethernet and powerline, with a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. The product line consists of wired and wireless devices that enable networking, broadband access and network connectivity. These products are available in multiple configurations to address the needs of the end-users in each geographic region in which the Company's products are sold. NETGEAR products are sold in approximately 31,000 retail locations around the globe, and through approximately 28,000 value-added resellers, as well as multiple major cable, mobile and wireline service providers around the world. The company's headquarters are in San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in approximately 25 countries. More information is available from the NETGEAR investor page or by calling (408) 907-8000. Connect with NETGEAR on Twitter, Facebook and our blog.
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* MicroSD memory card is not included with purchase.
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 These plans state the minimum number of minutes you will receive, assuming highest video quality. However, you can change the default setting to a lower video quality and shorter clip length, resulting in optimized battery life and more minutes of video per plan.
 Based on mobile signal strength and average data usage of 850 MB (0.85 GB) per month.