Expand your Ring Alarm system to secure each door and window in your home, and get alerts as soon as they open. Ring Alarm Contact Sensors mount to any door or window frame in your home for easy, DIY installation. Connect them to your Ring Alarm Base Station and receive mobile alerts from the Ring App so you’ll always be the first to know when something’s ajar. *Requires the Ring Alarm Security Kit.
Requires the Ring Alarm Security Kit
Get alerts on your phone and tablet when doors or windows are opened
Great question! This depends on your home's layout and your security preference. We would suggest one for each window that you wish to monitor, using the Ring Alarm system. Here is a helpful article that elaborates on window types and common installation questions: https://support.ring.com/hc/en-us/articles/360043818431-Tips-for-installing-your-Contact-Sensor-2nd-gen-.
We invite you to reach out at https://community.ring.com/ if any additional information is needed regarding your Ring Alarm Contact Sensor pre-purchase question. Ring Community is our first peer-to-peer community forum, giving our customers the ability to help one another and share their feedback/experiences with Ring.
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Great question! Yes. All Ring Alarm 1st and 2nd generation Ring Alarm security devices are compatible with the Alarm Pro, including Contact Sensors, Motion Detectors, Keypads and Range Extenders. You can also use Ring Alarm accessories, including Flood & Freeze Sensors, Smoke & CO Listeners, and Panic Buttons.
You will get all Ring Alarm features, including Shared and Guest Users, alerts and notifications, and linked devices. Furthermore, you can also enroll in professional monitoring with SOS, Duress code, and customized police response. A Ring Protect Pro subscription plan is required to enroll in professional monitoring. Here is a helpful support article with other frequently asked questions regarding the Ring Alarm Pro, for your review: https://support.ring.com/hc/en-us/articles/4404638571796
We invite you to reach out at https://community.ring.com/ if any additional information is needed regarding the all-new Ring Alarm Pro. Ring Community is our first peer-to-peer community forum, giving our customers the ability to help one another and share their feedback/experiences with Ring.
Alexis with Ring
Ring Alarm Contact Sensors have a built in "Tampered" feature. A Tampered icon is orange in the Ring App. This varies by device but usually indicates that the cover is off or that someone has been tinkering with the device.
For any additional installation questions or set up concerns, please feel free to reach out on our community forum at https://community.ring.com/. You can also visit our help site, https://support.ring.com/hc/en-us, for tips & tricks, videos and help articles for all our Ring products.
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