During its fall hardware event, Amazon announced the sale of the Ring Always Home Cam, which introduced a similar event last year. It will start soon and now users can order it by invitation.
At this event, new products such as "Ring Alarm Pro", "Amazon Blink", " Astro, a custom alarm and more were introduced. According to Amazon, the ring security system will soon allow users to have virtual surveillance at home by hiring virtual security guards.
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The Amazon Ring Home Camera costs $ 250 and can fly indoors following a scheduled flight path. Users also have the option of manually making a trip on designated routes at home in addition to the automatic flight of the rim. The Amazon UAV is controlled by a ring application and the map of the rooms can be programmed in it.
Amazon Ring Home UAV
This flying camera can also detect certain events, such as activating a door or window alert system in the Ring Alert system. (Ring Alarm) react. But it is not designed to cover multiple floors, so it is not possible to fly up and down the stairs with the remote control. That being said, this feature is not available for security and privacy reasons. The Ring can also store recorded images on Amazon Cloud for a monthly fee of $ 3. According to Jamie Siminoff, founder of Amazon Ring, the idea was to allow users to have multiple cameras without the need for multiple cameras. Take control of different angles of your home.
Live view of Amazon Ring's flying camera
Despite the novelty of this product, Ring privacy, especially with regard to how users share information with the police and is also available Sharing videos with the police has been severely criticized.
Although Amazon has made improvements to bird-ringing laws in light of these criticisms, it is still offering a home camera UAV. Raises serious questions about the place of privacy in the ring. Just as indoor security cameras pose a serious breach of privacy, allowing a camera to fly and the ability to automatically fly around it exacerbates these problems. The cameraman may be more expressive than he seems. The tech giant did not specify when the device will be available and currently only pre-orders are available by invitation.
The process of offering devices such as Echo Auto, Alexa Microwave and Recalls other devices called Day 1 and indicates that Amazon intends to offer a limited number of bird rings at the beginning of the market to check market sentiment.
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