Do you have a Ring smart doorbell or a smart battery-powered security camera? Then you can now set adjustable motion zones. According to official updates, these customizable motion zones allows you to receive notifications when movement is detected in specific areas, instead of, for example, the entire garden.
Ring customizable motion zones
Ring introduces customizable motion zones can be very annoying: a notification from you every now and then smart doorbell or smart security camera get that is unimportant. Think of movement in the driveway, where your neighbor sometimes passes by. It can even make you less likely to respond to notifications.
Ring already offered the possibility for adjustable movement zones; allows you to choose from pre-selected zones and adjust the motion detection sensitivity to your liking (useful with pets or flying leaves). However, it was not yet possible to fine-tune these areas.
In front of Ring reason enough to now offer customizable motion zones as an option. This feature allows users of a Ring smart video doorbell or battery-powered camera to select and draw the areas they want to receive notifications from when moving. “It’s Motion Zone’s first major improvement for our wireless video doorbells and security cameras, giving you more control by choosing exactly where you want your device to detect motionSaid the smart doorbell specialist at her announcement.
Up to three movement zones can be adjusted per device. Keep in mind that when you switch to adjustable motion zones, the adjustable motion zones will expire.
Update is completely free
The update for modifiable motion zones is completely free and available via an update of your Ring application on your smartphone or tablet. When you update the app, you immediately get the option to set customizable motion zones for each Ring Video doorbell and security camera on batteries.