Ring Favorability Statistics 2021

By Ethan Ace, Published May 21, 2021, 09:07am EDT

Integrators were strongly positive on Amazon, but how do they feel about their security subsidiary Ring?

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Inside this report, we examine statistics and commentary from ~200 security integrators on Ring's positioning, pros, and cons.

Weak ******** ************

****'* ************ *** ******** positive, *** +*, **** a *** ********** ** Do *** **** ********* (12%).

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Much ******** ************ ** **

***** ** *********** **** net +**, ***-** *********** were ******** *** -*:

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Key ******

********** ********* **** **** these *** ******:

  • **** *** ********/***, *** commercial
  • ******/**** ** ***
  • ********** *********** ********
  • ***** ******** ** *******
  • ****** ******/******* ********
  • **** ********

Fine *** ********, *** *** **********

*** **** ****** ******* from *********** *** **** Ring ******* ****/***** ******* for ****/********/*** ***, *** they ***** *** *** it *** ********** ********.

  • "******** ********* ** ****"
  • "****** ***** ******* **** I ****** ** ******* with ** *******."
  • "******** ***** ** ****. Fine *** ******** ** buy *** ******* ** watch *** ********* ***** taken. *** **** ****** tries ** ** ****** that ** ******** ***** to **** ** ****** that ** ***** **** good. ***** ***** *** end **** *** *** industry.Consumers *** **** ******"
  • "**** **** ** ***** too **** ** ** true ** ***** *** the ********** ******. ** have *** * *** small ********** ******* ****** to **** ** ** price ** ***** ***** we **** **** **** to *** **** *** stop ******* **. * guess **** *** ** for *** ******** *** there *** ******* ********* such ** **** ***** don't ****** *** *********."
  • "** *****é *** ****** by * *** ***** in ***** ** *** of ***** ********* *** it ****'* ****** ********.... Consumer *********** ******* ** anything, ********** *** * security *******."
  • "* ***** ***** ***** using **** *** *********** or ** *** *********. However * ** *** like *** ********* ********* are ******** ** **** recommend ***** **** ** corporate ************ ******* * do *** ***** ** is ***** ** ** that ***** ***. "
  • "**** *** ********, *** non-standard ** *** *** you **** ** ******* them. *** * ***** consumer ******* **** **** had *** *** **** market *****."
  • "******* *** *******. **** for *********** ************."
  • "****. ******** ***** ****."
  • "*********** *******."
  • "*********** ********* ** ***** not ******* ** *** commercial ************. *** ** discussion."
  • "******** ******* *** **** not *********."
  • "******** ******** **** **** no **** ******** ** professional ********** ********.**** ******* for *********. ***** *** enjoying ****** *** ***** overall **** ** ******* for ******** *******. **** definitely ******* *** ***** intercom ****** *** ********* without *** *****"
  • "********** ********** ********-***** *********. Mass-market ****** *** ** ease ** *******/********* *** community/neighborhood ******* ******. *** secure *** ***** ******** of **** ************ *******. It ** ** ***** into *** ******** ****** for ****** *** *** the ********* *** **** expansion **** ******* ************ and ****** ** **** data/information."
  • "***** **** *** ************ works. ***** * ******** solution."
  • "***** ***** *** *** consumers *** ******* ******* for *** **** *** customers."

***** ******** **** ****** even **** ***** ****** positively ** ****:

  • "***** *** *********. * cringe **** * *** them **** ** * commercial ***********."
  • "***** *** *********. **** has **** ******* ****** about ******** *** ***** light *******. *** ******* of ***** ******* ***** be **** ******, *** this ***'* * ******** product ** ** *******."
  • "**** ** * **** product *** *** ******** - **** *** ***** and ******** **** ****** Safe **** ** *** future ** ******** ****** security ***..."
  • "*'** ***** **** ** but **** **** ** friends **** *** ** in *** ******** *****. This ** * ******** product, *** * ********** product."
  • "********/*********** ******** ******** & basic ************."
  • "*** * *** ******* for *** ******** ******, has ******* ******** ***************. positive ***** ** *** market *** ******** ******** based"

****/******

***** **** * ******** view ** **** **** often ********* **** ** was **** ** ****** to *** ** *** use.

  • "****** **** ** ******* and *****, **** *** for *** ********. ****** and ***** ** *******."
  • "**** ******** *******, **** to ******* *** *********. App ** **** ****** for **** ****** ***********"
  • "**** *** ****. ********* a **** *******. **** for ****** ** *******."
  • "**** *******, ********** ******, easy ** ***, *** decent ***** *******."
  • "**** ** ******* *** mainly *** ********** ** installation *** ***."
  • "*** ******** **** ******* at ** ****. **** were **** ** *****, priced ******, *** ****** worked."
  • "***** **** ** ****. I **** * **** doorbell *** ******** *** i ***'* ******** ***** them. **** *** ** wife ** *** ** she *****'* ****** **"
  • "******** *** **** **** do. ***** ******** **** and ******** **** ******, but ****. ***** ****** alerts *** **** ******** than *** ****** * have *****. ***** ***** and ******* ********* *** also **** **** *** need **. ***** ********** is *** *****. ** use **** ***** ****** notification, *****/******* *****, ***/** simple *** ******* *** the ******* ********."
  • "****** ** *******, **********, and ******* ****** *** entry ***** *********** ***** platform."
  • "***** **** ******. **** design."
  • "**** ** *** ** and ***."
  • "****** ****** *** ***** not *********** ********."

Pricing ***** *****

*** **** **** ****** positive *** ****'* *******:

  • "****** *** **********."
  • "***** *** **** ** set **"
  • "*********** ***** ***** *** the ******** *** ******. Not *** ****** ** target."
  • "* **** ****'* *******. It ** ********** ***** for ******** ******."
  • "**** *******, ********** ******, easy ** ***, *** decent ***** *******."
  • "** ******** **** ****** works **** *** *** money *** *** ****** to ******* *** *********"
  • "**** ***** *** **** it **."

******** ******* ****** ******* Ring *** *********:

  • "**'* *********, *** **** to *** *** **** quality."
  • "**** ****** ****** ** be *** ********* ******."
  • "*** ********* *** ******* free ********"
  • "*********** **** ** *** want *** *** ********... no ** *** **. Maybe ** *** ****** was ****** **** **** products."

Channel ******** / ***********

**** *********** *** ******** about **** ********* **** them ******** (*** ** with * ****** ********** one) ** ******* *** market **** *** ********.

  • "*'** ***** **** *** Ring ******** *** **** mostly ***** **** ****** about **** **** * consumer ***** ** ****. They ***'* **** ************ compelling **** * ******/********* point ** ****."
  • "**** ** ************, ******** is ***** **** ***** signal ** **-**. **** of ******* ********** ***** integrator ******."
  • "********** *** ****, ***, similar ** ******, ***** pose * ****** ** system *********** ** *** future."
  • "***** *** **** ******. The *** ***** ** that ****** *** ******* it."
  • "**** *** ****** **** of *** ********* - we ***'* **** **. But **** *****, **** take *** ***** *********. (Cheapskates *** ***********)"
  • "*** ***** ******** ** OK *** ******* **** every *** ********** *** buy ** ** **** Depot *** $** **** than ** ***. **. cheapskate ***'* ******* ** himself *** *****'* **** to *** ** **** than $** ** ** it *** ***. ** only **** **** **** we **** ** *** as * **** ****** in * ****** *****."
  • "*** ***, ***** ********* from ****** *** ***** and ****** ******** ******** margins *** ****** *********** for ******** ********."

Amazon ******** ******** ********

****** ********* ******** ***** Ring's ********* ** ******, with **** ************ *********** Amazon's ******* *********.

  • "* **** ******* **** within ****** **** *****. Wish **** ** *** residential ******* **** ** simple. *** ** *** of ***** **** *** sharing ** **** *** that **** *** ***** by ****** ******."
  • "********** **** *** *** issues ***** **** ******" (see:****** ************ ********** ****)
  • "*** ******* **** ***** spying ***, ***** ** Amazon, *** ******, ******** technology"
  • "***** *** ******** ****** and ***** ******* **** of ******* *** ******** privacy. "
  • "**** *** * ***** door ** *** **** mind ********* ** * amazon ******"

****: ******** ***** ******'* business ********* *** ******* issues **** *** ******* issues ****** ** *********** in ********* ************ **********.

Wyze ***********

*******, ******* ************ ********* Wyze ** **** ****-********* alternative:

  • "**** ** ******* ** to ** * **** cost-effective ***********."
  • "**'* *********, *** **** to *** *** **** quality. * *** **** though..."
  • "*********** **** ** *** want *** *** ********... no ** *** **. Maybe ** *** ****** was ****** **** **** products."

*******

**** ** ****-********** ** the ********/*** *****, **** very ****** **** ******* and * ***** ******* portfolio ******** ** **** competitors (*********, *******, ***********, alarm *****, ********, ***.).

*******, ** ********* ***** show, *********** ********* ******** Ring's ***** ** ********** security, ******* **** **** as * ********** **** a ********* *******. ************, our*** ******** ** **** Ring's ********** ****** ************ ** ****'* ********* to **** *** ******* work ******* ***** ** efforts.

*******, **** ***** * threat **** ***** ***-**** competitor ****, ***** ***** its *******, *********, *** alarm ******* *** **** than ****, **** ********* positive *******. ****** **** lacks *** **** ******* of ******* ******* **** Ring ******, ***** **** lower ******* ($** *** the ******/******* **** *** v3 **. $**.** *** Ring ***** ** ***) is ****** ** ******** to ******* ***** **** from **** *** ******.

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**** ** '**' *** only '**' *** **** residential ************ *** ** would ***** *** **** for *** ********** ****. And * **** ** caution *** *** *****'*; don't *** *** ***** type ** ***** **** what ** ***-******** *** fastenings ******/****** **** ****. You **** **** ****** burn **** ***** ****, cause ***** ******, ** put *** ****** ** those ***'** ****** ** protect ** ********.

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*** ****** ******** **** the **** ******** ****** plates *** **** *** I **** ****** *** to *** ********* ******.

* **** **** **** on *** ***** **** the ****** *** *** doorbell ****** ********* *** working *** *** ** a ******** ****** **** Ring ********* ** * phased *******. *** *** good **** *** **** they ***** **** *** another ******** ******. **** use *** ****** **** method *** **** *** complaints ** ******** *** rollout.

* **** **** **** used ** ********** ********* and **** **** **** awful. ******** **** **** up **** **** ******** bracket/cable ******** ****** ** let **. *'* ********* to *** ***** ** Cam ***** **** *** Adapter.

*'** ********* ***** ********* products *** **** **** is ****** **** ***** camera *********. * **** that **** ***** ******** boxes *** ****** *********. However, * ***** **** that *** ** **** an ******** **********, **** WiFi **** ***/******* ******, and ** ******** ******* so *** ****** *** be ****** ** * metal *** ******* *** issues. *** ******** ****** is ****** **** **** most *** ******** ******* are. ********** ***** ******** systems **** ******* ******** wired *********. **'* ****** annoying ** *** * nice *********** **** **** an **** ***** ******** when *** ******* ***** one ** ******** ** the *****.

* **** **** ***** companies ***** ******* ******** door ******* **** *****, where **** **** ******* to *** ** *** door *****.

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**** ********* *** *** best *** ********* ** far ** ** *******, you *** ***** ****** for ********, ***** *** privacy. * **** **** ring *********, *** ******* with * ****** ********. Nest ***** ******* ** great, ********* *** ***** happy.

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* *****. *** ********* works ****** **** *** Ring *** **. * do **** *** **** of *** **** *** but ****'* ***** **. The **** ******** ************ parts *** ***** *** of ****** *******.

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**** ** ******* **** used ** *** ***** application. ********** *** **** custom ******* *** *** elite *********.

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* **** ******* **** is '*****' ** '**' for ********* *** *** for **********. *** *** 2 *********? ***** *** put * **** ** your *****? * ******'*.

***********? **** ** *** 3 **** *** *** channel.. **** ******** **********.

*******? ********/******.. ******* **** data (**** ****** *** use **** **) ******* consent..

***********? *** ****** ****** suck. *****-***** - ***** turns ***.. *** ***** does ** **** (****** AWS *** **** *** several ******* ** *** end ** ****).

***********? ******** ***** **** selection ** ********* (*** sensor) ** ********* ** order ** "***" **** you **** ** ***. Ring's ********** "*** ** 1" ******* ***'* **** those *******- *** *** what *** ***.

**** ***** *******'* ** 2 *********.. **** *** a ***** *** ** educating **** ****** *** SMB ********** ** **** they **** *******-- *** professionals ****** ******* **** that **** ****.

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***** *** *** * Ring ** **** *****? I ******'*.

* ****'*. * ********* the **** ***** ****** tested ***** ********* **** failed ** ******* *** my *****. * ********* the **** ******** **** Camect *** *** ******** for *** ******. ****** integrates **** *** *** other ******* ** * get ******** ******. ** this ********** **** ** Spectrum ****** ****** ***** be *******. *** ***, it's ******.

********* ********* ****** **** they **** *** * will ******* *** ***** to *******. * ********* my ******-**-***'* ****. * didn't ****** *** ** get **. ***'* ***** with ** *** *** excited **** ** ******** motion ** * ***. I ***** **** **** about * ***, *** I ***'* **** * Ring.

*********, *** ****** *** the * ********* ** that ********* **** ********* expectations **** ******** ** commercial ************. **** *** be * ***** ******. Management *** *********** *** be *******. ** ***** is * ******** **** multiple *****, *****-**** ********** is * *** ****. Most ********* ***'* **** multiple ***** *** ***'* care ***** ****.

*** ******** ** **** for * ******** ** that ** * ******** uses ****** ****, *** must *** * ******** Gmail ******* ** ******. There ****'* ****** ***** for ******** **********. *** users ********* **** *** same ***** ** **** rights. **** *** ** fine *** * ********, but ******** *** * business...employee *** ****** *** removes *** **** **** the *******.

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