Due to the rise of the COVID-19 epidemic, touching public assets has become a dangerous practice. As a result, we have seen that banks are developing cashless cash withdrawals at ATMs. However, if you are someone who receives a lot of visitors, be it a delivery person or your local seller, your doorbell is also a kind of public property. So, to reduce contact with other people and easily monitor your door, Alarm.com has come up with a solution – a touchless video doorbell.
American Security Solutions Company, Alarm. Com, Has now introduced a unique video surveillance system that functions as a touchless doorbell and a home security system. According to the company’s claims, it is “The first commercially available video doorbell that rings without the need for any contact”. Their primary objective is “Reduce public health risks and make home visits and deliveries safe for all”.
Coming in a touchless video doorbell, the device comes as a compact module with a 1080p wide-angle lens Provides a 150 degree vertical view Visitor (s). The camera is also equipped with infrared night vision to detect visitors (or an intruder) at night. And, with this module, the company is also selling a doormat that informs visitors where to stand for playing touchless doorbells.
Now, after the installation of the Touchless Video Doorbell, when the device detects a visitor at your home, It plays sound on your home security system, sends an alert to your smartphone and starts recording video clips. So, even with zero contact, you can see and speak to your visitor through the device on your smartphone.
In addition, the touchless video doorbell is also supported by the company’s other home security components. So, you can connect other supported components at your fingertips to make them work in harmony to provide the best protection.
Now, the product is available in US markets through Alarm.com’s installation partners. Although the company did not disclose the actual price of the entire system, company representatives said the doorbell cost less than $ 200 (~ Rs 14,650).