ARLO Essential VMC2040 1080p FHD Indoor Camera

SKU: VMC2040-100APS
 Arlo Essential Indoor Security Camera | 1080p Full HD Video | Automated Privacy Shield | 130° Viewing Angle | 2-Way Audio | Direct to Wi-Fi, No Hub Needed | Works with Alexa and Google Assistant | White | VMC2040 (White)

ARLO Essential VMC2040 1080p FHD Indoor Camera

SKU: VMC2040-100APS
Regular price $209.00
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Protect your home while away without comprising your privacy when at home. Arlo Essential Indoor Camera captures 1080p video and offers a way to reassure your privacy with an automated privacy shield, controllable through the Arlo App. Receive motion alerts directly to your phone and use 2-way audio to hear and speak to visitors. See at night, with black and white night vision. Connect directly to Wi-Fi for easy setup. Get notifications on your smartphone when your camera spots people or animals, and view recorded video clips directly from your phone, with 3 months of included Arlo Securet*.

* Arlo Secure includes cloud recordings of video clips at 2K or lower resolution for 30 days. Renewal of an Arlo Secure subscription is required to maintain Arlo Secure features, including cloud storage.
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Smart security that empowers privacy.

  • Record video in full high definition
  • Privacy shield that gives you control
  • Receive instant alerts when motion is detected and take immediate action
  • Stay connected to your home from anywhere with live video and noise-canceling 2-way audio
  • Works with Amazon Alexa, and Google Assistant.

Receive smarter alerts with Object Detection.

Know the difference between a person, package, vehicle or animal.

Reduce unwanted notifications with Activity Zones

Only receive alerts that matter and eliminate unnecessary notifications.

Look back at past events with Video History.

View 30 days of crystal-clear video and easily share with friends and family.

Never miss a thing with high definition picture.

View every detail will full HD 1080p video, and take immediate action with two-way audio.

Keep an eye on what matters.

Capture clear details in full high definition, and see more of the picture with a 130 deg viewing angle.

See at night, even without a light

Even in the dark, rest easy knowing the Arlo Essential Indoor Camera captures video with Night Vision

Easily set up and connect yourself

Quickly and easily install with a few simple steps.

Connects directly to WiFi.

The Arlo Essential Indoor Camera works with your home’s existing Wi-Fi network, so you won’t need a separate hub.

Easily position on a shelf or a wall.

Find the perfect spot for your camera, by either placing it on a flat surface or mounting it on a wall.

Protect your

For added peace of mind, your moments can stay private, just by closing the automated privacy shield.

Respond to visitors, from anywhere.

Hear and speak to visitors clearly with 2-way audio right on your phone.

Ward off
unwanted guests

Trigger the built-in siren automatically, or manually from the Arlo app.

Arlo Smart

Arlo Smart gives you greater control over how you manage and view events that happen around your home, so you can react faster when it matters most. Includes 3 month Smart Trial with your purchase of Arlo Essential Spotlight Camera.

Arlo Privacy Pledge

At Arlo, we’re as passionate about protecting your privacy as we are about safeguarding your home and family. We do not sell your data and are committed to supporting industry standards for data protection designed to keep your personal information private and in your control.

Specifications (Camera)

Max Video Resolution


Image Sensor


Video Modes


Video Features

1080p, 720p, 480p 16*9 aspect ratio 30fps

Lens Field of View

130° diagonal

Sensor Size

2 MP



Motion Detection

Image-based motion detection

Night Vision

Black and white night vision, high powered single Infrared LED (850nm) with IR Cut Filter

AC Adapter Output

5V 2A

AC Adapter Input

100-240V AC, 50/60Hz



Digital Zoom



Single Microphone with noise and echo cancellation


Full Duplex 2 way Audio

Status Lights

1x LEDs (blue and amber)


802.11 b/g/n/ac

Compliant Standards

128-bit SSL, AES-128, TSL, 2 factor authentication

Battery Life


Charge Time to Full (via camera)


Charge time to Full (via charger accessory)


Operating Temperature

0 °C to 45°C


2.4 GHz Wi-Fi Connection up to 300ft LOS Can work with or without Arlo Base station

USB requirements


Min home upload speed




Camera Dimensions

52 mm x 49 mm x 113.19 mm

Camera Weight







5V 2A


1 year warranty