Among all the other announcements at the Amazon Event was one crucial tidbit: Ring video doorbells are finally getting package detection. However, this feature won’t be available on all Ring video doorbells. Here’s what we know about package detection on Ring video doorbells, and when it’s coming.
As someone who’s reviewed most of the best video doorbells, one feature I’ve come to prize above most is package detection. As part of my job, I receive a lot of packages, and since my home office is in my attic — two flights up from the front door — it’s nice to know if I need to trundle down the stairs to pick up something.
During the pandemic, deliveries have only increased, further raising the possibility that my packages could be stolen by porch pirates — another reason why this feature has become more valuable