All of your compatible Arlo devices can be connected to and control by an Arlo SmartHub or Base Station. Furthermore, learn more about Arlo Base Stations, SmartHubs, and compatible devices by reading this article. On a unique protection wireless network, the base station (for Arlo and Arlo PRO) is use to communicate with the Arlo cameras. Also, it is low power and made specifically for Arlo gadgets. You also get timely Notification for Arlo Firmware Update. Moreover, the base is necessary and can only connect with the cameras. Though, Arlo cameras cannot straightly connect to an existing wireless network. A regular ethernet cable is use for the Arlo Base Station Setup to your home router.
To begin with the Arlo camera setup, connect the base station to the Arlo camera using the Sync button. Follow the below steps to complete the Arlo Setup:
The Power LED and Internet LED light green in about two minutes.
Your base station is set up.
The green light shows that your Arlo base station is sync to the home Wi-Fi network successfully.