Blink 3rd Generation vs Ring Security Cameras

Have you been thinking of investing in a security camera for your home?  Maybe you have heard of the increasing amount of package thefts; perhaps you would like to see who is at your door before answering, perhaps tightening up in-home safety, maybe something as simple as knowing when a package is delivered, or something more menacing.  All of these are valid reasons for investing in a home security camera. In this Blink 3rd Generation vs Ring Spotlight Security Camera post, I will compare each product and help you determine which is the best for your home.

Also, there is a product comparison table at the end that allows you to see the similarities and differences between these Blink and Ring products.

Blink 3rd Generation Security Camera

Blink 3rd Generation Security Camera Review - Blink


  • Color – Black
  • 3rd Generation – Released 2020
  • 110° Diagonal Field of View
  • Can Be Used Outdoor and Indoor
  • Customizable Motion Zones
  • Easy Setup –  For Most, Professional Installation Is Not Needed
  • Image Resolution Up to 1080p
  • Infrared Night Vision
  • Live View
  • Motion Detection
  • Multiple Camera Purchase Options
  • Operating Temperature: -4 to 113° F
  • Store Video Clips in the Cloud with Subscription Plan
  • Store back-up with USB Drive (not included) No Subscription Needed
  • Two-Year Battery Life
  • Two-Way Audio
  • Weather-Resistant
  • Wireless
  • Works With Alexa
    • Arm and Disarm Your Camera
    • Be Alerted to Motion
    • Play Recorded Clips
    • Stream Live Video


  • High-Speed Internet Connection – Such As Broadband, Fiber, or DSL
  • Wifi Network: 2.4 GHz 802.11b/g/n
    • The Blink system does require power and a WiFi/Internet connection to operate.
  • Smart Phone – iOS 10.3, Android 5.0, or Fire OS 5.1

Additional Information:

  • Included in the box:
    • Blink Outdoor camera (dependent on the quantity selected)
    • Sync Module 2
    • 2- 1.5V non-rechargeable AA lithium metal batteries (per camera)
    • Mounting Kit (per camera)
    • USB cable
    • Power Adapter


  • Indoor/Outdoor
  • Good price point
  • Storage Options


  • Free Cloud Storage Ends December 31.2020
  • Not Compatible With 5ghz Wifi Networks
  • Can Take 10 Seconds To Activate



Ring Spotlight Cam Battery HD Security Camera

Blink vs Ring Security Cameras - Ring Spotlight

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