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Sold through several sources that include their web site and retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Costco, Best Buy, and others, Arlo provides security equipment that carries service as part of its purchase price. Created by Netgear as its home security camera brand, Arlo became an independent company traded on the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) in 2018. However, Netgear continues to own more than 80 percent of Arlo’s stock.

They declare that their focus is on creating products and services that are attractively designed to work together intelligently. Their line of security cameras includes:

  • Baby cameras for keeping an eye on your most precious asset
  • AC Powered Cameras
  • Wireless Cameras that keep working even if the power goes out … or is cut
  • Mobile cameras that can be taken wherever they are needed

In addition to their security cameras, Arlo now offers the Arlo Smart Light. This quality LED light can be automated to work with an Arlo security camera system or on its own. It is even compatible with Amazon Alexa for voice activation features. In fact, the entire Arlo line can be synced with Amazon Alexa for full home automation of security.

Deals and Sales

The chance of finding a sale price or deal on Arlo security products is good based solely on the number of entities that offer them for purchase. Carefully watching Amazon, Costco, Lowe’s, Best Buy, and other Arlo retailers, can ensure that you never miss a chance to save.

The Arlo website offers their full line of equipment for sale individually or in packages. It also provides in-depth details about what is included in the reasonably priced service plans that Arlo has to offer.

Black Friday & Cyber Monday

While any 2021 sale prices have yet to be announced, there is an extensive history of sale prices being offered from multiple sources during 2017’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. These include:

  • Best Buy sales on Arlo Cameras that ranged from $129.99 to $499.99;
  • Costco Wholesale’s sale price of $250.99 on Arlo Q and $374.99 on Arlo Pro cameras;
  • Amazon sales on their cameras for rates close to those of Best Buy;
  • Sam’s Club, Walmart, and Lowe’s sales on Arlo security cameras.

This does not guarantee that these same retailers will offer these same deals – or any for that matter – in the 2021 sale season. However, paying attention to their Black Friday and Cyber Monday advertisements could pay off with fantastic prices on Arlo security cameras.

Package Deals

As with most things, the more of Arlo’s security cameras or lights get cheaper when you buy them in bulk. Well, at least in sets. Security systems with two, three, four, or six cameras lowers the per camera cost.

For example, an Arlo Pro smart security system with one camera is $249.99 on the Arlo site. The same system with three cameras is $579.99 – less than $195 per camera. The savings is even greater on a six-camera version of that package that sells for $949.99 or just over $158 per camera.

Discount Codes & Coupons

While there are no discount codes or coupons available for Arlo products or services at this time, that does not mean that there will not be any in the future. Keeping an eye on those retailers that sell Arlo products and the Arlo website can ensure at any available coupons or codes do not slip past you.

Special Offers & Promotions

According to some of the reviews of Arlo by its customers, the company often offers special promotions randomly throughout the year. Outside of some remarkable offers on their service plans, Arlo does not have any promotions available at this time, however. It seems likely that checking back with Arlo regularly will enable customers to find more offers and promos.

Arlo Smart Basic for Free

This is the level of service that is included with the purchase of Arlo equipment. It provides seven days of cloud storage on a rolling basis for video recordings. This service supports as many as five cameras and can be easily upgraded to one of Arlo’s other service plans for more features and storage.

Arlo Smart Premier Free Trial

This upgraded service package from Arlo generally starts at $2.99 per month per camera or $9.99 per month for up to ten cameras. However, at the time of this writing, Arlo Smart Premier service is free for the first month as a trial of the service.

The service itself includes 30 days of rolling cloud storage for up to ten cameras. In addition, it provides enhanced notifications on their smartphone lock screens, customizable motion zones, emergency responder guidance to the customer’s home, and person detection that can filter out unwanted notifications.

*Sales, Deals & Discounts as of October 3, 2018