In our house, we have two phones (Android) and two tablets (iPads) connected to the Arlo system.
The delay on someone pressing the doorbell and getting a notification/call is horrendous. After several testing sessions, the average delay for notification is 10 seconds, but the call coming through is even longer. Around a minute on average. (for all devices)
Is this normal? Surely this is not functional?
As a second point, I have attempted to use the connected Alexa announcement, but that too is not working...
It should be quicker... for me testing was aprox about 2-3 secs max after press....
Are you on the same network? (lte or wifi), data speeds ?
If you are running it with Alexa or similar, I would temp drop all external prgms and temp test it without. Possible the external prgms are slowing it down.
Morse is faster than texting!
I'll remove Arlo from our Alexa system and see how it fairs.
I am starting to suspect it might be a dud doorbell, to be honest, it seems to "crackle" / distort on a press?
Will give it a go and feedback!
Aye, contacted them several times and had several (long) phone calls.
The issue couldn't be resolved sadly, as such returned the doorbell.
The Alexa/Echo integration never worked either. It's a shame really. May purchase one in the future should the issues be resolved.