IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SkyBell Technologies, Inc. today announced SkyBell Version 2.0, an upgrade to their award-winning Wi-Fi video doorbell, which enables users to answer the front door from their mobile device. SkyBell Version 2.0 launches with fresh updates including improved Wi-Fi performance, upgraded wide-angle camera and enhanced motion sensor. SkyBell is available for purchase now on Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, SkyBell.com, and in the Connected Home section of select Best Buy retail stores for $199. The device is available in Brushed Aluminum and a brand new finish: Oil Rubbed Bronze.
SkyBell Version 2.0 features the latest cutting-edge technology, enhancing the capabilities of the smart doorbell. Version 2.0 includes a brand new, cutting edge Wi-Fi chip for a faster syncing process and video performance, digital door chime capability, enhanced memory for faster performance, and an updated motion sensor. With the SkyBell Version 2.0 upgrade, users now have an improved camera with a wider viewing angle, and customization of contrast and backlighting options for a higher visual quality, making it easily to identify visitors at the doors. The updated motion sensor and timer (coming soon) allows users the freedom to choose the time of day the motion sensor is active, ensuring active monitoring at night.
“We’re very passionate about creating useful technology that improves everyday life and empowers people with a new level of convenience and control,” said Andrew Thomas, Co-Founder of SkyBell. “We’re proud to roll out SkyBell Version 2.0, to give consumers new advanced, essential features that will elevate the quality of their Skybell experience while giving users a new feeling of safety with answering the door.”
Future software feature upgrades will also include server recording and activity history that give users the most awareness over their front door. Customers will access recorded video when they can’t answer the door and see a list of the day’s activity, including missed and answered rings and motion sensor activations. SkyBell’s latest technology continues to revolutionize smart doorbells and home automation.
For more information on SkyBell and the Version 2.0 upgrade, please visit www.skybell.com. SkyBell is available for purchase now on Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, SkyBell.com, and select Best Buy retail stores for $199 with no monthly fee.
About SkyBell Technologies, Inc.
Founded in June 2013, SkyBell Technologies, Inc. was created out of a passion to deliver useful technology that enhances our everyday lives. SkyBell, a smart Wi-Fi doorbell with video camera and motion sensor, allows users to see who is at their door from a smartphone. When a visitor arrives at the front door or presses the SkyBell button, an alert is sent to the user who can then see, hear and speak to their guest from an iOS or Android device. It gives users a way to monitor and control how they answer their door whether they’re at home, at work, or on-the-go. More information can be found on the SkyBell website at www.SkyBell.com.